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North Korea Condemns Malaysia For Withholding Kim Jong-nam's Body

KUALA LUMPUR: North Korea has condemned Malaysian authorities for not releasing the body of its dead citizen, despite the latter having confirmed that he was indeed a North Korean national.

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Man Gets 4 Months' Jail, RM550k Fine, For Keeping Protected Wildlife

PUTRAJAYA: A man was sentenced to four months in jail and a RM550,000 fine by the Kajang sessions court yesterday for illegally harbouring several protected wildlife species.

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Vietnamese Woman Cut Hair, Moved Hotels, Days Leading Up To Kim's Murder

KUALA LUMPUR/JAKARTA: The woman with the acronym 'LOL' on her shirt who was arrested this week in connection with the murder of North Korea's Kim Jong Nam stayed in cheap hotels, carried a wad of cash and cut her hair a day before the brazen attack at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

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Selangor MB's Mother Passes Away After Suffering From Stroke

SHAH ALAM: Che Tom Yahaya, the mother of Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azmin Ali, died at the KPJ Damansara Specialist Hospital at 2.14am today.

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D-Day For Tanjong Datu: Voters Cast Votes

LUNDU: The skies have opened up, as Tanjong Datu folk gear up to go out and cast their ballots for a new elected state representative today.

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Death Of Kim Jong-nam: Media Personnel Continue To 'Camp' Outside Sepang Police HQ

SEPANG: The Sepang police headquarters continued to draw the attention of both local and foreign media to obtain the latest updates over the death of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged elder half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, on Monday.

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Family Given Priority To Claim Kim Jong-nam's Body - Police

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysia Police (RMP) will give priority to the family of Kim Jong-nam to claim his body from the Kuala Lumpur Hospital's (HKL) National Institute of Forensic Medicine, said Selangor police chief Datuk Abdul Samah Mat.

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No Malaysian Injured In Terrorist Attack In Pakistan - Wisma Putra

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 (Bernama) -- No Malaysian was reported injured in a terrorist attack in Pakistan's Sindh province which left at least 60 people dead and injured 250 on Thursday.

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Tanjong Datu Poll: Najib Hopes Voters Give Solid Support To Jamilah

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 (Bernama) -- Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak hopes voters in the Tanjong Datu state by-election will give their strong support to Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate Datuk Amar Jamilah Anu in the poll tomorrow.

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Colombo-Bound Malaysia Airlines Flight Turns Back After Technical Glitch

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 17 ― Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH179 en route to Colombo made a turn back to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) due to technical problems.

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