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Ruler Breaks Fast With The Needy

ARAU: Raja of Perlis Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Putra Jamalullail graced his 75th birthday celebration by breaking fast with a group of orphans and the elderly at Istana Arau on Thursday.

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Helmet Absorbed Machete Blows From Assailant - Religious Teacher

Redhuan Embi, 32, had his helmet to thank for when he survived an attack by a parang-yielding man in Kampung Sungai Haji Muhammad, Rungkup yesterday. Photo: Harian Metro

TELUK INTAN -- Religious teacher Redhuan Embi swears by his safety helmet for having saved his life when a man ran amok while armed with a machete in Selekoh, Bagan  Datuk yesterday evening.

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Dr M Names Nine More Ministers, Making Initial Cabinet Line-Up Of 14

KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today announced the names of nine more ministers of his Cabinet, bringing to 14 the total number of its initial line-up.

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Oil Royalty: Terengganu Needs A More Civil Approach

Datuk Raja Kamarul Bahrin Shah.KUALA TERENGGANU -- The Terengganu government needs to use a more civil approach if it wants to collaborate and seek assistance from the federal government.

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Call On New Sabah Gov't To Address Rising Cost Of Living Within 100 Days

Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.

KOTA KINABALU -- The new Sabah Government under the administration of Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has been urged to address the issue of the rising cost of living in the state within the first 100 days of rule.

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MBSA Offers 50 Per Cent Discount On Compounds During Ramadan

SHAH ALAM -- The Shah Alam City Council (MBSA) is offering 50 per cent discount on compounds issued by the local authority until June 14.

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ECRL Project Costs More Than RM55 Bln -- Tun Daim

KUALA LUMPUR – The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, undertaken by Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) and China Communications Construction Company Ltd, will cost about RM66 billion or higher, says Tun Daim Zainuddin.

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List Of Cabinet Ministers Announced Today

KUALA LUMPUR -- Following are the Cabinet ministers led by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced today:

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GST, SST, Fuel, Toll Among CEP Topics Next Week

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) is expected to further discuss the fuel subsidy, Goods and Services Tax, Sales and Services Tax and the abolition of road tolls in a series of meetings to be held next week, says Tun Daim Zainuddin.

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SST To Be Reintroduced In 2-3 Months - Daim

Tun Daim Zainuddin.

KUALA LUMPUR – The reintroduction of the Sales and Services Tax (SST) will take place within two to three months, said Head of the Council of Eminent Persons, Tun Daim Zainuddin.

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