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LAST_UPDATETue, 28 Feb 2017 10pm

Selangor BN Accuses MB Of Hiring Bankrupt Crony To Head Foundation

KLANG: Selangor Barisan Nasional (BN) has hit out at Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azmin Ali for allegedly hiring a bankrupt to head a state government-backed foundation.

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2 Of 3 Men Detained Over FB Posts On Johor Cycling Tragedy Are 'Datuks'

JOHOR BARU: Two of the three senior citizens arrested by police yesterday for making “derogatory or seditious remarks” on Facebook regarding the teenage cycling tragedy here have the title of ‘Datuk’.

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Deadly VX Nerve Agent Never Found In Msia - Health Ministry

PUTRAJAYA: The VX nerve agent found on the face of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, who was murdered in Malaysia on Feb 13, was never found in Malaysia before, Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya said today.

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Jong-Nam Died 20 Minutes After Being Wiped With VX, Says Health Minister

KUALA LUMPUR: The autopsy report on the murdered Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, has been completed. Health Minister Datuk Seri S.

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Minister: VX Nerve Agent That Killed Jong-Nam Caused ‘Very Serious Paralysis’

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 — Autopsy results on Kim Jong-nam suggest he was killed by “very serious paralysis” due to a lethal nerve agent, Malaysia’s health minister said today, as the airport terminal where he was assassinated was given the all-clear.

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MAHB Senior Officer Freed

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 26 (Bernama) -- A senior officer of Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) who was remanded for investigation into abuse of power involving RM80,000 to pay for skin beauty treatment and a slimming programme was ordered to be released by the Magistrate's Court here today.

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UMNO Veteran Touched By Najib's Visit

PEKAN, Feb 26 (Bernama) -- Despite unable to speak, tears of joy of a bedridden UMNO veteran was enough to express his gratitude at receiving a visit from Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak here today.

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One Killed, 12 Injured In Van Mishap

accident aheadALOR STAR: The driver of a van was killed while 12 other passengers in a Nissan Vanette vehicle were injured after the van lost control, crashed into an electric pole and plunged into a canal at Batu 10 Jalan Alor Star-Sungai Petani, here in a pre-dawn incident.

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Malaysia Accords State Welcome For Saudi Arabia's King Salman

KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) -- King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia was accorded a state welcome at Parliament Square here Monday at the start of His Majesty's four-day state visit to Malaysia.

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Aisyah`s Fingerprints Correspond To Passport Data

JAKARTA (ANTARA News) - The Government of Indonesia, after conducting an analysis, has confirmed that the fingerprints of Siti Aisyah, suspected of murdering a North Korean in Malaysia, conform to the passport she was holding.

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