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37 Dengue Deaths Since January This Year - Subramaniam

DR SUBRAMANIAM: The public and local authorities need to work together to destroy Aedes breeding grounds to prevent dengue and Zika virus from spreading.BANGI: Thirty-seven deaths were reported nationwide due to dengue fever since January 1 to February 2 this year, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam.

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Tabung Haji Cancels Plan To Sell TRX Land, Wants To Develop Apartments Instead

ABDUL AZEEZ: Tabung Haji will be developing residential apartments on the RM177.5 million worth of land by its subsidiary company, TH Properties. KUALA LUMPUR: Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) has cancelled its plan to sell the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) land after Members of Parliament from both sides had agreed that the land should not be sold.

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Apandi Not Paid, Appointment Prerogative Of Minister - TH

KUALA LUMPUR: Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali's appointment as member of Lembaga Tabung Haji's board of directors is the prerogative of the minister in charge of the organisation, said TH director Datuk Seri Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim.

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Ahmad Bashah Breaks Into Tears At Mother's Grave

Ahmad Bashah spent about 30 minutes visiting the grave of late Che Liah Hassan after the swearing-in ceremony at Istana Anak BukitUnable to control himself, Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah today teared up at his late mother's grave at Tanah Perkuburan Islam Alor Merah.

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Man Punches School Van Driver To Death

It is understood the 24-year-old victim was punched by the assailant about 7pm when he failed to fetch the man's niece from a religious school in Jalan Hasan in Klang.KLANG: School van driver Mohd Izhharuddin Nordin who was due to get married in a fortnight, died after he was punched by a man last night in Jalan Sungai Udang, Teluk Pulai here.

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Demand For Air Travel Up 6.5 Per Cent In 2015 - IATA

KUALA LUMPUR: Demand for air travel rose by 6.5 per cent in 2015 compared to 2014, said International Air Transport Association (IATA) Thursday.

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Najib Congratulates Azizulhasni For Being World Number One In Keirin

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak congratulated national cycling champion, Azizulhasni Awang who won first place in the world for the keirin event.

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National Centre For Infectious Disease Control To Be Built Near HSB

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Centre for Infectious Disease Control will be built at the site of the former leper settlement, near Sungai Buloh Hospital (HSB), here, after the houses there are demolished starting in June.

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Child Abuse Victim Recovering In Butterworth

Illustration purposeBUTTERWORTH: A five-year-old girl whose mother was alleged to have abused her at a house in Kampung Manis, Perai here yesterday has been reported to be in stable condition at the Seberang Jaya Hospital.

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Indonesian Government Assures Haze Situation To Improve This Year

JOHOR BAHARU: The Indonesian government has assured the haze problem experienced in Malaysia this year will not be as bad as last year following several measures carried out.

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