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MH370: More Ships Should Be Used For Search, Say Aviation Experts

KUALA LUMPUR: The number of ships used in the deep-sea search for Flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean should be increased - not reduced.

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Fitch's Stable Outlook Reflects Government's Financial Management & Policies, Says PM

KUALA LUMPUR -- Fitch Ratings' upward revision of Malaysia's outlook to stable, is indeed a reflection of the government's financial management and economic policies, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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Man Jailed, Fined For Selling Firecrackers In Chow Kit

Illusitration purposesKUALA LUMPUR: The Magistrate's Court meted three days jail and RM2,000 fine on a sales advisor for selling 469 illegal firecrackers at Chow Kit two days ago.

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Selangor Launches Free Bus Services In Three Local Councils

Pic: Twitter screenshotSHAH ALAM: Commuters in major townships in Selangor now have a new way to travel following the introduction of free a bus services by the state government.

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MRSM Betong Students Shaken By ‘Arab Language Prerequisite’

KUCHING: Maktab Rendah Sains Mara (MRSM) Betong’s non-Muslim students and their parents were dismayed when they were informed that it was compulsory for them to take Arab language.

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Man Dies While Getting A Massage

Pic: TheBorneoPostKUCHING: A 58-year-old man died while having a massage at a reflexology parlour at Jalan Tabuan here yesterday.

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MARA Overpaid By RM18 Million For Another Melbourne Property - Watchdog

Foto:AwaniKUALA LUMPUR: After the Dudley House and the 333 Exhibition Street properties purchase, MARA is again in the spotlight over another property in Melbourne, Australia.

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Petrol Price Hike: The Government’s Decision Breaches Consumers’ Rights

KUALA LUMPUR: The government’s decision to forego the announcement of monthly petrol prices is deemed as a breach of consumers’ rights, who demand the truth beforehand.

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Petronas To Invest RM470m In Sarawak Over Next 5 Years

KUCHING: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) will invest at least RM470 million to conduct corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes to empower people in Sarawak over the next five years beginning this year.

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Quranic Verses As Caller Ringtones – Muslims Are Cautioned When Using Their Mobile Phones

KUALA LUMPUR: Muslims are not encouraged to set Quranic verses and the call for prayer (azan) as caller ringtones on their mobile phones as it may ruin the sanctity of God’s holy words.

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