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BN Component Parties Must Stand With UMNO To Win Hearts Of The Chinese

PARIT BUNTAR -- Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties must work hard with UMNO to win the hearts of Chinese voters in the coming 14th General Election.

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Dr Mahathir's Meeting With Hindraf Does Not Affect Indian Community Support

Datuk Seri Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim.

TEMERLOH -- UMNO Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim is confident that Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed’s meeting with the Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) would not affect the support of the Indian community for Barisan Nasional (BN).

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Private Packages Increasingly Popular Among Haj Pilgrims

MAKKAH – Private haj packages are increasingly popular among Malaysians as the number of pilgrims choosing to perform their haj via private travel agencies has increased over two-fold this year as compared to last year's haj season.

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No Element Of Fraud In Fuel Price Determination - Hamzah

GEORGE TOWN – The domestic trade, cooperatives and consumerism minister has stressed there is no element of fraud in determining the weekly petrol and diesel retail prices.

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Melaka Flood Situation Improving

Photo: Utusan Malaysia

MELAKA -- The flood situation in Melaka is improving with only 12 victims still staying at the evacuation centres at 8pm tonight, compared to 62 this afternoon.

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Sarawak Government Willing To Preserve Siniawan Old Shophouses

 Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah.BAU --The Sarawak government is prepared to assist owners of old wooden shophouses in Pekan Siniawan near here, in preserving and maintaining the original design of the building, said state Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah.

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Bursaries Extended To Families With Monthly Income Of Below RM5,000 - Zambry

Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir.

LUMUT -- Perak-born students from families with household monthly income of RM5,000 and below are eligible to receive bursaries from the Perak Foundation to further their studies.

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Terengganu Royal Touch Sparks Gold Rush For Malaysia

Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin (right) astride RTES Anniversary, accompanied by Mohd Bulkhari Rozalali and Azizatul Asma Abdullah (left) at Terengganu International Endurance Park, early August 20, 2017. Photo: Bernama

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia got a royal boost from Sultan Terengganu Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin who spearheaded a clean sweep of the two gold in the equestrian 80km endurance race flagged off in his home state just hours after a dazzling opening of the 29th SEA Games.

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PAS Denies Using Memali Tragedy As Bait To Fish Malay Votes

Datuk Ahmad Yakob.KOTA BHARU -- PAS has refuted the allegation made by Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) that it has used the Memali tragedy as a bait to fish Malay votes in the upcoming 14th general election (GE14).

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Government Willing To Set Up RCI On Memali Incident

Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.TAIPING -- The government is ready to set up a royal commission of inquiry (RCI) to probe the Memali tragedy in 1985, if there is demand from any quarters, including families of the victims, says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

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