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Lee Chong Wei Unites Beyond S'pore, M'sia - S'poreans

SINGAPORE: Singaporeans feel Malaysian shuttler Datuk Lee Chong Wei unites beyond Singapore and Malaysia.

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Australia To Study Drift Of MH370 Debris

Pic: AFPSYDNEY: Replicas of a large piece of debris from missing Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 will be set adrift and tracked by satellite in the hope of helping find the plane’s crash site, Australian officials said Wednesday.

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'Dodgy Doctor' Claims Trial To Sexually Assaulting Cleaner

Ahmad Ahnaf Kamarulizham, 31, allegedly sexually assaulted a 56-year-old cleaning lady in a breastfeeding room of a government hospital he used to work in.KUALA LUMPUR: A former doctor at a government hospital pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to two charges of sexually assaulting a 56-year-old cleaning lady, early last year.

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Say Goodbye Malaysians, Nuan Nuan Is Leaving Us By Next Year

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KUALA LUMPUR: August next year will be a sad month as Malaysians will say goodbye to Nuan Nuan, following a statement made by the President of Zoological Association Malaysia, Datuk Seri Zaharin Md Arif, stating that it will be costly to extend the baby panda’s stay beyond the two-year agreement with China.

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Najib Says Olympic Medalists To Get Additional RM200,000

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SEPANG: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today announced that Olympic silver and bronze medal winners will get an additional reward of RM200,000.

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HFMD: Nine Nurseries In Terengganu Ordered To Close

Foto: BernamaKUALA TERENGGANU: Nine nurseries in Terengganu have been ordered to close for 10 days following the outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) which showed an upward trend since last May.

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MH17: Malaysia Committed To Seeking Justice For Victims - DPM Zahid

Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi says (centre) Malaysia fully supported ongoing efforts by UN Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura and initiatives to meet with interested parties in Geneva at the end of August.NEW YORK: Malaysia will consider the option of prosecuting the party responsible for downing MH17 after completion of the investigation being conducted by the Joint Investigation Team comprising the Netherlands, Malaysia, Australia, Belgium and Ukraine.

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Senior Citizen Killed In Accident Involving Assemblyman's Driver

Police detained the driver who did not have any traffic conviction, to assist in the investigation, and later released him.JOHOR BAHARU: A senior citizen was killed after a car driven by the driver of a state assemblyman hit the motorcycle he was riding, yesterday.

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Nov 14 Hearing For Hindu Mother's Appeal On Children's Conversion

Indira Gandhi, 41, is appealing against the Court of Appeal's Dec 30 decision last year to reinstate the conversion certificates of her three children which was nullified by the Ipoh High Court. PUTRAJAYA: The appeal by a Hindu mother M. Indira Gandhi on the validity of her three children's unilateral conversion to Islam, will be heard by the Federal Court on Nov 14.

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27 Cases Of Diphtheria, 5 Deaths Recorded: Make Sure Your Child Is Protected

The Ministry of Health (MOH) had raise the alarm after the rising number of cases of diphtheria reported nationwide.

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