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1MDB: MACC Confirms Cooperating With FBI

KOTA BAHARU: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed yesterday confirmed the agency was cooperating with the United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on investigations into 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

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National-Level Celebrations Should Also Be Held In Rural Areas

The prime minister was speaking at the 2016 Aidilfitri Malaysia Open House, which was attended by about 50,000 people at the field of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Hutan Melintang in Bagan Datoh. - Bernama picBAGAN DATOH: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Sunday said national-level celebrations should not only be held in big towns such as Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya.

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'Kabali' Just A Fiction Movie, Don't Trigger Controversy

KUALA SELANGOR: The movie 'Kabali' starring Tamil film superstar Rajinikanth, is only a fiction movie which must be seen from merely the entertainment aspect and not be used to trigger controversy.

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Robber Slashes Housewife In Kulim

KULIM: A housewife, in her 40s, was injured when an unknown man slashed her wrist in a robbery in Taman Haruan, Kelang Lama here, this morning.

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I'm Ready To Be Sacked From Umno: Ahmad Said

Pic: Sun DailyKUALA LUMPUR: Maverick Umno member Datuk Seri Ahmad Said (pix) is prepared to be sacked from the party following his critical stand against the leadership.

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PAS Doubts Penang Snap Polls Will Materialise

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TASEK GELUGOR: Pas has cast doubt that the proposed snap polls for Penang will go on as planned.

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Four Vietnamese Vessels Detained For Illegally Fishing In Terengganu Waters

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KUALA TERENGGANU: Four Vietnamese vessels, worth a total of RM1.7 million, were seized by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) for illegally fishing off Terengganu waters, on Friday.

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Fire Destroys Six Shophouses In Langkawi

LANGKAWI: Six units of shophouses were burnt down in a fire incident in Padang Matsirat, here Sunday.

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Eighth Drowning Victim Found In Kota Tinggi Capsize Incident

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KOTA TINGGI: An eighth drowning victim was found at 4.10pm, while 20 people are still feared missing in a boat capsize incident in Pantai Batu Layar, here. Bandar Penawar Fire and Rescue Department station chief Mohd Fazli Ismail said the latest body is that of a woman.

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PAN Talks On Penang Snap Polls Inconclusive

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SABAK BERNAM: Parti Amanah Negara (PAN) has yet to make a decision on whether to support the call for a snap election in Penang.

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