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‘Weather At Search Area Has Improved’

- Bernama picPUTRAJAYA: Weather conditions in the southern Indian Ocean have improved and is conducive to the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, though various challenges remain for the search and recovery team.

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After Dogs, Indie Collective Wants Malaysians To ‘Touch Books’

I Want to Touch a Book poster. The event will run from 5pm to 7pm tomorrow. - The Malay Mail picKUALA LUMPUR:  Banking on the hype generated by a recent pet-a-dog event, an independent library collective plans to hold an “I Want to Touch a Book” event tomorrow to continue the conversation sparked by the controversy.

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‘Kampung Boy’ A Big Hit In Japan

Pic: NSTKUALA LUMPUR: The Japanese version of Kampung Boy, made famous by Lat, has been nominated for the overseas comic category of Japan’s Gaiman Award.

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Fomca: Clear Definitions Needed For Rules On Subsidised RON95 Petrol

Yesterday, Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan said the selling price of RON95 petrol for the high-income group would be in accordance with the market price starting in June next year. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR: The government should provide a clear definition on those referred as “high income earners” before implementing new regulations on the subsidised RON95 petrol.

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'PAS Has Enemies Within Itself'

Pic: ahmadfadhli.wordpress.comKUALA LUMPUR: The Persatuan Ummah Sejahtera Malaysia (Pasma) is seen as one of the causes for the internal break-up in PAS between Muslim ideologists and Anwarinas.

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PM: Maal Hijrah Inspires Spirit Of Innovation

- New Straits Times picKUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA, as a progressive Islamic nation, will always emulate the spirit of Saiyidina Umar al-Khattab’s innovative administration as the basis for the country’s transformation and development agenda, says Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

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Teen Dies In A Head On Collision

The victim's car after a head-on-collision with a lorry in Jalan Kupang gerik. -Pic by Safuri KamarudinBALING: An 18-year-old teenager killed while his friend suffered serious injuries after the car they were travelling in collided head-on with a lorry in Jalan Kupang, Gerik here this afternoon.

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Man Dies After Falling From Cement Mixer

  -Foto NSTPGEORGE TOWN: A labourer died after falling from a cement mixer at a construction site in Sungai Ara, Bayan Lepas, here, today.

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Shah Alam Hospital Expected To Open Next Year - Subramaniam

Datuk Seri Dr S. SubramaniamSHAH ALAM - Shah Alam Hospital is expected to start its operations next year with the delivery and certification of facilities and equipment in full swing now.

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Counselling Sessions To Be Continued For MH17 Victims' Families

Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul KarimPUTRAJAYA - The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry has so far conducted 58 counselling sessions for 27 families of victims who perished on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

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