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LAST_UPDATEThu, 24 Aug 2017 2pm

Kedah People Urged To Fly Jalur Gemilang

ALOR SETAR, Aug 21 – The people of Kedah are urged to take the opportunity to enliven the National Day celebration by flying the Jalur Gemilang at their residence or business premises to show their appreciation for the sacrifice made by former freedom fighters.

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Former Malaysian Central Bank Official Implicates Anwar In Forex Losses Inquiry

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PUTRAJAYA - A former senior official at Malaysia’s central bank yesterday made an explosive allegation against former finance minister Anwar Ibrahim, in his testimony during the first day of an inquiry into billions of dollars lost in foreign exchange trades in the 1990s.

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Perak Gov't Offers 30 Per Cent Discount To Borrowers Of State Higher Education Study Loan

IPOH, Aug 21 – The state government is offering a 30 per cent discount to borrowers of the Perak Higher Education Loan scheme for them to make full settlement of their remaining loan until Dec 31 this year.

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MACC In The Midst Of Completing Probe Into Two Hotel Purchase By FIC

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is in the midst of completing investigations into the purchase of two posh hotels in Kuching, Sarawak, and Kensington, London, by Felda Investment Corporation (FIC) before it could submit it to the Deputy Public Prosecutor, according to MACC deputy chief commissioner (Operations) Datuk Azam Baki.

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Disciplinary Problems A Challenge For Education Blueprint Second Wave

Filepic: BernamaSEREMBAN: The public’s concern about disciplinary problems among students is one of the challenges faced by teachers in the second wave of the Malaysia Education Blueprint, says Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid.

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MIC Submits List Of GE14 Candidates To BN Chairman

SEREMBAN: MIC has submitted the list of its candidates to be fielded at the 14th general election (GE14) to Prime Minister and Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak.

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Noh Challenges Selangor MB For Debate Over PPR Issue

Filepic: BernamaPETALING JAYA: Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Tan Sri Noh Omar today challenged Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali to a debate on issues concerning the management of the People's Housing Project (PPR).

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Drug Addiction Among Students In Kelantan At Critical Stage

KOTA BHARU: Drug addiction among students in Kelantan is at a critical stage and needed to be immediately addressed with cooperation from all quarters, National Anti-Drug Agency (AADK) director-general Datuk Abd Halim Mohd Hussin disclosed.

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80 Tamil Schools Need To Be Rebuilt - Kamalanathan

SEREMBAN -- The Education Ministry is identifying suitable locations for the rebuilding of 80 Tamil national-type schools (SJKT) nationwide.

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Allegation Of POCA Being Draconian, No Different From ISA Not True - Nur Jazlan

KUALA LUMPUR -- The accusation against the Prevention of Crime Act (POCA), describing it as draconian and not vary from the Internal Security Act (ISA), is untrue, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed.

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