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1,400 Malaysians Stranded In Bali

Filepic: ReutersPUTRAJAYA: The Immigration Department through the Consular and Immigration Division of the Malaysian embassy in Jakarta has sent a special team to Surabaya to assist Malaysians stranded in Bali following the Mount Agung eruption on the island resort.

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Malaysia -- India's Gateway To ASEAN And Beyond, Said PM

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is India's gateway to the Association  of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and beyond, leveraging on the strong links between the two countries, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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Kelantan Flood Victims Expected To Swell As Wet Spell Continues

Pic: NSTPKOTA BARU: The number of flood victims in Kelantan is expected to increase tonight following continuous rainfall for the past five days.

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Petrol Price Remains Unchanged, Diesel Up By 2 Sen

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KUALA LUMPUR: The price of petrol will remain unchanged for the next one week.

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Over 11,000 Evacuated In Flood-Hit Kelantan As Of 5pm Wednesday

Pic: BBXKOTA BARU: More people have been evacuated in flood-hit Kelantan, with 11,341 at relief centres as of 5pm, up from 8,574 at 1pm.

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Raise Minimum Wage To RM1,500, Govt Urged

Pic: NSTPPUTRAJAYA: In view of the escalating cost of living, the Malaysian Trade Union Congress (MTUC), Jaringan Rakyat Tertindas (JERIT) and Malaysian Socialist Party (PSM) have urged the government to review the minimum wage and raise it to RM1,500 across the board by next year.

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Malaysian Field Hospital In Cox's Bazar To Be Equipped With Water Treatment System

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian-sponsored field hospital under construction near a Rohingya refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, will have an innovative treatment system to prevent patients and staff from being exposed to contaminated water.

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Too Scared To Debate? Doors Locked Tight As Rafizi Pulls A Disappearing Act

Rafizi Ramli’s decision to cancel the debate with Kumpulan Internship Mahasiswa Turun Parlimen (MANTAP) which should have taken place on November 24, was seen as an immature and cowardly move.

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Unemployment Rate Remains Below Four Per Cent

KUALA LUMPUR: The unemployment rate in the country remained below four per cent mark as of Sept, at 3.5 per cent, or 504,100 unemployed individuals, the Dewan Rakyat heard today.

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MOE Approves 11,606 Transfer Applications By Teachers Separated From Spouses

Filepic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Since January 2016, the Ministry of Education (MOE) has approved 11,606 transfer applications filed by teachers who are separated from their spouses, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.

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