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Cameron Highlands Flash Flood Due To Old Illegal Farms - MB

 The flash flood which swept away a bridge and several vehicles in Kuala Terla, Cameron Highlands on Sunday was due to old illegal farms, said Pahang Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob.

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PAS Ready To Dialogue On Syariah Bill

 PAS has stated its readiness to have dialogue with any quarters to explain the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) (Amendment) Bill 2016.

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Man Fatally Beats Up Brother For Peeing In Pants

The suspect was arrested after he lodged a report on the death of his 37-year-old brother this morning.KUALA LUMPUR: Last night, a man allegedly beat up his brother until the latter peed in his pants. The victim then went to sleep.

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Immigration System Sabotage: 15 Officers Sacked, 14 Suspended

Sakib said about 20 more officers suspected to have been involved in the sabotage were under observation.SEPANG: The Immigration Department has acted against 37 officers for sabotaging the Malaysian Immigration System (myIMMs), sacking 15 of them, suspending 14 and freezing the salary movement of eight, said director-general Datuk Seri Sakib Kusmi.

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Penang Sky Cab: Lim Guan Eng Surprised Proposal Rejected

 Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said he was surprised by the Transport Ministry’s decision to reject the proposal to implement a cable car project known as Penang Sky Cab.

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Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah To Chair 1MDB's New Board Of Directors

 The Ministry of Finance today announced a new board of directors for 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

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Malaysia Ready To Facilitate Japan's FDI Inflows In Halal Industry - Zahid

 Malaysia is ready woo and facilitate Japan's foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows, especially in the halal industry, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said.

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Zahid: HSR Contract Award To Be Based On Benefit To Malaysian Govt, People

 The contract for the High Speed Rail (HSR) project linking Kuala Lumpur with Singapore will be awarded not just on price and specifications but on the benefit to the government and people of Malaysia, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

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Implementation Of MyBeras Postponed

Under the proposed MyBeras programme, eligible families will each receive 20kg of rice each month for a stipulated period.PUTRAJAYA: Implementation of the MyBeras programme, scheduled to begin next month, has been postponed to give more time for the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry to improve the distribution mechanisme.

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