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Breathing New Life Into Cities

Pic: NSTKUALA LUMPUR: THINK City, a community based urban environment rejuvenation organisation, is inviting city residents in the federal capital and Butterworth in Penang to contribute ideas to boost city living through its Think City Grants programme.

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Sydney Accused Drug Mule In KL Court

Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was arrested in Kuala Lumpur. (Supplied) A Sydney woman has arrived at a Malaysian court to face drugs charges, covering her face in a blue veil.

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74% Of Abandoned Housing Projects Saved, Says Najib

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak handing over house keys of the Bandar Salak Perdana redevelopment projectSEPANG: The government has rehabilitated 74% of abandoned housing projects, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said today.

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Sultan Nazrin Urges Students To Embrace Diversity

Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin ShahKUALA KANGSAR: Diversity allows differing views and opinions, leading to new ideas and discoveries for mutual benefit, said Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah.

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Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Receives Srikandi Negara Award

Pic: AstroAwaniKUALA LUMPUR: Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed's wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali received the Anugerah Khas Srikandi Negara award for her contributions to the country.

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Former NSTP Trainer Suspected Of Planning New Route To Syria

PETALING JAYA: A former National Service Training Programme (NSTP) trainer who was arrested yesterday, is suspected to have planned a new route for recruits in the country to join the Islamic State militant group (IS).

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MACC Detains 57, Including 10 Civil Servants

KUCHING: The Sarawak Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has detained 57 people, including 10 civil servants for corruption-related offences since the beginning of this year until last Monday.

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Family Of MH17 Victim Reveal There Are Still Another 700 Human Remains To Identify

The family of a British student who was travelling to Australia when he died on MH17 has revealed there are still 700 fragments of human remains to be identified in the Netherlands/Pic:ReutersThe family of a British student who was travelling to Australia when he died on MH17 has revealed there are still 700 fragments of human remains to be identified in the Netherlands.

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Ahmad Maslan: Lower Petrol, Diesel Prices Likely On Dec 31

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is expected to announce lower prices for RON95 and RON97 petrol as well as diesel on Dec 31 amid the slump in global oil prices, says Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan.

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Work Permit Extended For 300,000

 The government has agreed to extend the temporary work permits for more than 300,000 foreign workers, registered under the 6P programme, for a year with immediate effect./Pic:NSTPUTRAJAYA: The government has agreed to extend the temporary work permits for more than 300,000 foreign workers, registered under the 6P programme, for a year with immediate effect.

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