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Malaysia Aims To Have Varsities In The Same League As Oxford, Cambridge Within 20 Years

PUTRAJAYA: THE government will push ahead to raise the quality of higher education in Malaysia, with the aim of making one or two universities equal to Cambridge or Oxford University in 20 to 30 years.

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Kelantan Govt Ready To Discuss On Fencing Up Malaysia-Thai Border

army personnel from the 5th Battalion of the Bukit Kayu Hitam Border Regiment patrolling the Sungai Golok in Rantau Panjang.KOTA BHARU: The Kelantan PAS government is ready to talk with the federal government about building a wall or fence along the Malaysia-Thailand border from Tumpat to Jeli.

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Baby Panda Nuan Nuan May Be Sent To China At Two Years Old

Raja Muda Selangor Tengku Amir Shah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah visiting Nuan Nuan at Zoo Negara today. KUALA LUMPUR: Zoo Negara does not plan to extend the period to keep Nuan Nuan, the baby of panda couple Xing Xing and Liang Liang of China, after next year.

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Malay College Kuala Kangsar's First Female Student Dies

KUALA LUMPUR: The first female student to attend Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK) died yesterday at the age of 87 at University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) here.

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Ministry Restarts Local Maid Plan

BALIK PULAU: THE “Home Managers Programme”, which received lukewarm response when introduced in 2009, has been reactivated.

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A School Girl's Argument On Facebook Leads To Her Grand-Uncle Being Beaten To Death

She thought nothing of getting into a heated discussion with her peers on Facebook even if some of the comments where deemed as insulting, without realizing the fatal consequences.

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Penang Urged To Review Reclamation

GEORGE TOWN: THE Natural Resources and Environment Ministry has urged the DAP-led Penang government to review all coastal reclamation projects on the island, given their adverse impact on the environment.

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WMD: Malaysia Supports UN's Proposal For Structured Dialogue

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NEW YORK: Malaysia supports the proposal for the United Nations to develop a structured track of dialogue at all levels aimed at raising greater awareness, with a view to generating the necessary impetus for a solid global movement against Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) proliferation to non-State actors.

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"Why Run When I Am Not Guilty?" Namewee Replies Over Arrest For Insulting Islam

 

Namewee certainly lives up to his controversial rapper label with his latest music video 'Oh My God' which led to his arrest two days ago when he returned from overseas.

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We Know The Whereabouts Of Suspect In Bill Kayong's Murder, Says Australian High Commissioner

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KUCHING: Australian authorities today said they have identified the whereabouts of a corporate figure wanted in connection with the murder of Miri PKR branch secretary and activist Bill Kayong or Mohd Hasbie Abdullah.

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