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LAST_UPDATESat, 19 Apr 2014 10pm

The Sulu Invaders Would Have Been Slaughtered, Says Former Sabah Police Chief

Former Sabah police chief/Google ImagesKUALA LUMPUR: The Sulu incursion of Lahad Datu last year would have come to a swift and bloody end had former head of Sabah police Ramli Yusoff been at the reins.

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Dr M: PAS’s Hudud Bid Has Umno And DAP In Embarrassing Spot

PIC: The Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR: PAS’s bid to get parliamentary approval for Kelantan to enforce the controversial Islamic hudud laws puts both Umno and DAP in an embarrassing position, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.

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Dr M: Remove Johor Causeway, Build ‘Friendship Bridge’

PIC: The Malay MailSERI ISKANDAR: Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today suggested the removal of the Johor Causeway in order to build the Friendship Bridge proposed by the government.

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Uncharted Depths Provide Reality Check For MH370 Hunt

A fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Matthew Johnston as he searches the ocean for debris from the missing MAS flight MH370, April 8, 2014. — Reuters pic A fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Matthew Johnston as he searches the ocean for debris from the missing MAS flight MH370 (PIC: Reuters)KUALA LUMPUR: Hopes that Malaysia’s missing jet might soon be found are yielding to the sobering realisation of the immense challenge of searching an uncharted seafloor at depths that push deep-sea technology to its limits.

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‘Huge’ Hindu, Buddhist Statues Against Islam, Ex-Judge Says

Hindu devotees climb the a 272-step staircase next to the giant statue of Lord Murugan to the Batu Caves temple to complete their pilgrimage during Thaipusam festival (PIC: Reuters)KUALA LUMPUR: The “huge” statues at a Hindu temple in Batu Caves and Buddhist temple in Penang are an affront to Islam as the religion forbids idolatry, a retired Court of Appeals judge said.

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On Twitter, Friends And Foes Pay Tribute To Karpal

PIC: The Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR: The unexpected news of veteran DAP lawmaker Karpal Singh’s death in a car crash this morning led to an outpouring of tributes and sorrow from friends and foes alike in social media.

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Buck Went Beyond Khalid, Selangor Reps Say, In Bible Storm

PIC: The Malay MailSHAH ALAM: Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim is not solely to blame for the seizure of 300 bibles in Selangor, state lawmakers said, with one executive councillor saying the order did not originate from the mentri besar.

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Azmin Moots ‘One Force’ For PKR To Anchor Pakatan

PIC: The Malay MailPETALING JAYA: PKR members should vote for a “tested” leader who will unite the party as “one force” and push for the rights of all races in Malaysia, Azmin Ali said ahead of party polls this month.

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DAP’s Karpal Singh Killed In Car Crash

PIC: The Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR: Veteran opposition lawmaker Karpal Singh, 73, was killed in a car accident along the North-South Highway near Gopeng, Perak early this morning.

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Condolences Pour In For Karpal Singh

Pic : twitterVeteran opposition lawmaker Karpal Singh, 73, was killed in a car accident along the North-South Highway near Gopeng, Perak early this morning.

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