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HFMD: Nine Nurseries In Terengganu Ordered To Close

Foto: BernamaKUALA TERENGGANU: Nine nurseries in Terengganu have been ordered to close for 10 days following the outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) which showed an upward trend since last May.

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Senior Citizen Killed In Accident Involving Assemblyman's Driver

Police detained the driver who did not have any traffic conviction, to assist in the investigation, and later released him.JOHOR BAHARU: A senior citizen was killed after a car driven by the driver of a state assemblyman hit the motorcycle he was riding, yesterday.

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Nov 14 Hearing For Hindu Mother's Appeal On Children's Conversion

Indira Gandhi, 41, is appealing against the Court of Appeal's Dec 30 decision last year to reinstate the conversion certificates of her three children which was nullified by the Ipoh High Court. PUTRAJAYA: The appeal by a Hindu mother M. Indira Gandhi on the validity of her three children's unilateral conversion to Islam, will be heard by the Federal Court on Nov 14.

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Appeal On Kids’ Conversion To Islam Set For Nov 14

PUTRAJAYA: The appeal by Hindu mother M. Indira Gandhi on the validity of her three children’s unilateral conversion to Islam, will be heard by the Federal Court on Nov 14.

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#ProjectGoldForLCW Will See Malaysians Giving Gold Medals Away To Badminton Hero At KLIA

It’s no surprise by now that the Youth and Sports Ministry are planning “a nice little surprise” for our national athletes who will touch down today at KLIA around 1.50pm.

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Malaysia Aims To Have Varsities In The Same League As Oxford, Cambridge Within 20 Years

PUTRAJAYA: THE government will push ahead to raise the quality of higher education in Malaysia, with the aim of making one or two universities equal to Cambridge or Oxford University in 20 to 30 years.

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Kelantan Govt Ready To Discuss On Fencing Up Malaysia-Thai Border

army personnel from the 5th Battalion of the Bukit Kayu Hitam Border Regiment patrolling the Sungai Golok in Rantau Panjang.KOTA BHARU: The Kelantan PAS government is ready to talk with the federal government about building a wall or fence along the Malaysia-Thailand border from Tumpat to Jeli.

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Baby Panda Nuan Nuan May Be Sent To China At Two Years Old

Raja Muda Selangor Tengku Amir Shah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah visiting Nuan Nuan at Zoo Negara today. KUALA LUMPUR: Zoo Negara does not plan to extend the period to keep Nuan Nuan, the baby of panda couple Xing Xing and Liang Liang of China, after next year.

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Malay College Kuala Kangsar's First Female Student Dies

KUALA LUMPUR: The first female student to attend Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK) died yesterday at the age of 87 at University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) here.

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Ministry Restarts Local Maid Plan

BALIK PULAU: THE “Home Managers Programme”, which received lukewarm response when introduced in 2009, has been reactivated.

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