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LAST_UPDATEFri, 25 Apr 2014 5pm

DAP Calls Out MCA Over Hudud Hypocrisy

PIC: The Malay MaiilKUALA LUMPUR: MCA’s silence against Umno’s open support for hudud laid bare the hypocrisy of the Chinese party’s opposition to the Islamic penal code,said DAP’s Lim Guan Eng today.

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As Water Levels Rise, Selangor Says May End Rationing By Next Week

PIC: The Malay MailKLANG: Selangor could discontinue its months-long water rationing by next week if the reserves at the Sungai Selangor continue rising as they have over recent days, Mentri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim said today.

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Penang Utility To Seek 20pc Average Hike To Water Rates

PBAPP general manager Jaseni Maidinsa (pic) announced the proposed tariff hike rates today at a press conference, which could affect 546,749 registered water consumers (PIC: Reuters)GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP) will submit a proposal to increase water tariff by average increase of 20 per cent to the National Water Services Commission (SPAN) next week.

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MH370 Search Area To Widen As Debris Eludes Submarine

PIC: ReutersSYDNEY: Investigators hunting for the missing Malaysian Air plane are set to widen their search area after 13 missions by a submarine failed to find any debris.

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Selangor Says Not Following Pahang Non-Islamic Books Ban

PIC: The Malay MailKLANG: Despite a controversial bible seizure in the state this year, Mentri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim today insisted Selangor will not take Pahang’s lead in banning hotels from carrying non-Islamic holy books.

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Najib Submits Five Environment Management Plans For ECER Sustainable Development

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on FridayPic : bernama submitted five Environment Management Plans to develop sustainable national and state parks in the East Coast Economic Region (ECER) to the governments of Pahang, Terengganu, Kelantan and Johor.

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'Frontline Staff Should Be Below 80kg'

Pic : peraktoday.com.myKUALA LUMPUR: The Public Service Department (PSD) has been urged to hire frontliners who weigh below 80kg, fit and healthy to serve the public.

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KL International Book Festival Returns

Pic : bacteria82.blogspot.comKUALA LUMPUR: Book lovers will have something to look forward to for the next two weeks.

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Anwar Cites 35 Grounds In Appeal

Pic : www.leadersforbusiness.comPUTRAJAYA: Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim claimed that the Court of Appeal was prejudiced when it made adverse comments about him making a statement from the dock in his defence.

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Uthayakumar Initiates Contempt Proceedings Against Kajang Prison Officials

Pic : national-express-malaysia.blogspot.comKUALA LUMPUR: Jailed lawyer-activist P. Uthayakumar initiated contempt proceedings against the director and two prison inspectors of Kajang Prison.

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