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Shoe Shop Assistant Jailed A Day For Posting Doctored Photo Of PM

Picture only for representational purpose. KUALA LUMPUR: A shoe shop assistant was today jailed a day and fined RM3,500 for posting a doctored image of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak on Facebook.

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Jempol Housewife Charged With Killing Own Mother

M Chinnammah, 52, from Ladang Bukit Pilah Rompin Jempol, was charged at the Magistrate's Court here today with murdering her mother in Jempol, last month. Pix by Hazreen Mohamad

JELEBU: A housewife was charged at the Magistrate's Court here today with murdering her mother in Jempol, last month.

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Motorcyclist Killed In Emergency Lane Crash At North-South Expressway

A factory worker was killed when he crashed his motorcycle into the rear of a lorry at Km102.7 of the North-South Expressway here last night. Stock Photo

SUNGAI PETANI: A factory worker was killed when he crashed his motorcycle into the rear of a lorry at Km102.7 of the North-South Expressway here last night.

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Forty Arrested As Sarawak Police Declare War On Illegal Gambling

Sarawak Criminal Investigation Department chief Datuk Dev Kumar said a total of 32 raids were conducted yesterday at 13 locations across the state. Bernama Photo

KUCHING: Forty people were arrested in the police's largest illegal lottery crackdown in the state yesterday.

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Two Policemen Arrested For Bringing Prohibited Items Into Police Lock-Up

IPOH: Two policemen have been detained for allegedly bringing prohibited items into the police lock-up here.

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Food Festival: Platform To Promote Sabah Traditional Delicacy

KOTA KINABALU, July 20 -- The Sabah Traditional Food Festival is capable of becoming a platform to promote the state’s traditional delicacy, said Penampang assistant district officer Henry Idol.

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Two Pulau Tioman Villages Now Connected, Thanks To Brand New Boardwalk

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today launched the 310m boardwalk connecting Kampung Tekek to Kampung Air Batang at Pulau Tioman here in Rompin. Pix by FARIZUL HAFIZ AWANG

ROMPIN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today launched the 310m boardwalk connecting Kampung Tekek to Kampung Air Batang at Pulau Tioman here.

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Despite RTM Ban, There Is No Escaping 'Despacito'

It looks like the only Spanish word Malaysians will be saying is ‘adios’ as Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) announced that it will cease broadcasting the global hit song, ‘Despacito,’ on its radio and television stations due to its obscene lyrics.

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Half A Million Malaysians Have Hepatitis C...But They Don't Know It Yet

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam launched the 12th Liver Update 2017 event in Kuala Lumpur today. Pix by Sairien Nafis

KUALA LUMPUR: It is estimated that about 500,000 Malaysians have Hepatitis C, but most of them are unaware of their infection, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam.

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Merdeka 1957 To Be Re-Enacted On National Day

PUTRAJAYA: The 60th National Day celebrations will be unique this year as the government plans to re-enact scenes of the first Merdeka in 1957, Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak said today.

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