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Salesman's Car Dented Due To "Snake" Attack

After further investigation, the police found that the 'snake' that the man claimed had dented his car, was actually a horse.KUALA LUMPUR: Police were left baffled when a man reported that his car was attacked by snakes crossing the road, with one even causing the bonnet to be dented.

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PM Agrees To Sabah Having Petronas Board Member

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KUDAT: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman yesterday announced that the prime minister had agreed with the proposed appointment of Sabah Finance Ministry’s permanent secretary Datuk Pengiran Hassanel Pg Mohd Tahir to the board of directors of Petronas.

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Underwear Thief Captured On CCTV, Arrested In Bangsar

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KUALA LUMPUR: Police on Saturday arrested a suspected underwear thief in Bangsar, here, and seized 29 undergarments from his house.

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Police To Summon Organiser Of Illegal Anti-Government Rally

The 'Tangkap Malaysian Official 1' or #TangkapMO1 rally that was held in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday. GEORGE TOWN: Police will be summoning the organiser of the illegal anti-government rally in the federal capital yesterday to facilitate its investigations, said Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid.

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Five In Family Killed, Another Injured In Two-Vehicle Accident

LAHAD DATU: Five members of a family were killed and one suffered serious injuries after the Proton Saga car they were travelling in collided with a Toyota Prado vehicle at Ladang Bagahak, Jalan Tungku here yesterday.

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FAM-Pendrive Issue: I Will Not Cover Up For Anybody, Says Khairy

KUALA LUMPUR: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar stressed that he would not compromise with any individual found leaking information or committing misconduct in the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM).

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Online Passport Renewal From Sept 1

The 'MyOnline Passport' pilot programme will be tried out in four states and two UTCs.JOHOR BAHRU: The Immigration Department has chosen four states and two Urban Transformation Centres (UTC) as part of a pilot programme to issue passports renewed via the 'MyOnline Passport' system, beginning Sept 1.

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Report Unregistered Private Kindergartens, Parents Urged

The cooperation is important to ensure children attend classes under the National Preschool Standard Curriculum set by the ministry. - Astro Awani file picKUALA LUMPUR: Parents and members of the public have been told to lodge complaints with the District Education Department if they have information of private kindergartens which have yet to register with the Education Ministry (MOE).

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Zika In Singapore: Monitoring To Be Intensified At Johor Entry Points

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PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry will intensify monitoring at the two main entry points into Johor Bahru following the case of a Malaysian woman being infected by the Zika virus in Singapore, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.

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National Parks Will Be Gazetted As Non-Smoking Zones

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BALIK PULAU: The Health Ministry will gazette all national parks nationwide to be smoke-free zones by year-end.

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