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Najib Congratulates National Netball Team Over SEA Games Win

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KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak praised the determination and teamwork shown by the national netball team which clinched gold in the Kuala Lumpur Sea Games today.

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Flood Evacuees In Malacca Down To Two

MALACCA: The floods which struck the Jasin and Alor Gajah districts recently have almost receded completely.

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KJ : “This Is A Very Grave Mistake And On Behalf Of The Hosts, I Apologise To Bapak Imam 

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KUALA LUMPUR: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin today tendered an apology on behalf of Malaysia as 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games hosts to Indonesia over an error involving the republic’s national flag.

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Two Glue Sniffing Teenagers Fall 6 Floors From Apartment; One Dead

Pic: Borneo TodayKOTA KINABALU: A 15-year-old boy died, while his 16-year-old friend was seriously injured, after they fell from the eighth floor of an apartment block here Friday night.

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14-Year-Old Drug Users And Sellers

TANAH MERAH: The National Anti-Drugs Agency (Nada) has found that students as young as 14 are involved in drug abuse in Kelantan.

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Set Aside Political Differences For National Day - Kedah MB

Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah.ALOR SETAR -- Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah has advised the people to set aside their political differences and celebrate National Day in peace and harmony.

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Govt Will Improve GST - Johari

Filepic: SunpixKUALA LUMPUR: The government will improve the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which was introduced on April 1, 2015 into a more efficient taxation system said Second Finance Minister Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani.

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19 New Cases Of Animal Bite Registered

KUCHING: The State Health Department registered 19 new cases of animal bite yesterday. Among the divisions, Kuching recorded eight cases, Serian seven, Sri Aman three and Samarahan, one.

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Hired Foreign Shooter May Be Involved In Cop’s Murder

TELUK INTAN: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi does not rule out the possibility that a hired killer was involved in the murder of a Bukit Aman lower-ranking officer at a house in Taman Sri Hosba, Changlun here on Friday.

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Education Ministry Working With NSC, MOM To Unearth Sports Talents

SUNGAI SIPUT: The education ministry will continue to work with the National Sports Council (MSN) and the Olympic Council of Malaysia (MOM) to unearth sports talent among ministry staff, teachers and pupils.

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