Fri09042015

LAST_UPDATEFri, 04 Sep 2015 9am

Malaysia Is Not Facing Corruption Crisis, Says TI Co-Founder

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia is not facing a corruption crisis but the country is "not yet out of the woods", said Transparency International co-founder Michael Hershman.

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Wives Of Elected Representatives Should Be Discerning About Info On Social Media

Datin Seri Rosmah MansorIPOH: The prime minister's wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor has urged wives of elected representatives to be wise and mature when faced with information on the social media.

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Accident Claims Three Lives At Kuala Kangsar

KUALA KANGSAR: Three people including a 12-year-old child died when the Perodua Alza they were travelling in collided with a cement lorry.

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Anti-Bersih Group Leader Denies Holding Gathering On Sept 16

Datuk Dr Loga Bala MohanKUALA LUMPUR: Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Dr Loga Bala Mohan said he was aware of the "Himpunan Rakyat Bersatu" gathering to be held here on Sept 16.

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Press Digest: Dong Zong's New CC Granted Temporary Injunction

PETALING JAYA: The Kuala Lumpur High Court has granted a temporary injunction to Dong Zong's new central committee (CC) headed by Vincent Lau, prohibiting immediate past president Yap Sin Tian from seeking a court order to stop the CC from carrying out its functions.

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[WITH VIDEO] Former Headmaster 'Jumps Off' School Building


KUALA LUMPUR: A former primary school headmaster has recently made the decision to 'jump off' a school building in what appeared to be an attempt to fulfill his promise after his students reportedly achieved excellent results in the Primary School Evaluation Test (UPSR).

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Soldier Fatally Shot In Eye During Ops Daulat, Court Told

KOTA KINABALU: The High Court here was told that a soldier died of a gunshot to his right eye during Ops Daulat, an operation to rid of Sulu armed intruders in Lahad Datu.

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Sabah State Government Committed To Improving Education Standard

Datuk Seri Musa AmanKOTA KINABALU: The state government will continue giving its commitment and cooperation in all efforts towards the development and improvement of educational standards in the country, especially Sabah.

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UN Agency Praises ASEAN's Efforts In Fighting Corruption

PUTRAJAYA: ASEAN's commitment in fighting corruption has chalked up progress over the last 10 years with most of its members having established anti-corruption agencies, according to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

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20 Bodies From Capsized Boat Recovered

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SABAK BERNAM: Twenty people from the 70 passengers on board the boat which capsized in Sabak Bernam waters were found dead at 2pm today.

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