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MIC Remains Committed To Contest In Buntong - Saravanan

IPOH: MIC will continue to lobby for the Buntong state assembly seat during the 14th General Election (GE14) as per a consensus reached by party leaders.

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Johor Lawmaker Fumes Over The Star; Urges Its Suspension Over Insensitive Front Page

JOHOR BARU: A Johor assemblyman has urged the government to suspend the publication of The Star newspaper following its controversial May 27 front page which had hurt the feelings of Muslims in the country.

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Ensure Compliance With Price Control Scheme, Traders Told

SIBU: Local traders must ensure that pink price tags for the 12 essential items gazetted under the Price Control Scheme for this year’s Gawai Dayak are conspicuously displayed.

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M'sian Man Who Sings 110 National Anthems Becomes Global Media Sensation

HONG KONG: Thean See Xien, 31, speaks only English and Bahasa Malaysia – but when he breaks into the Russian or French national anthems, or any of the other 110 national songs he knows, you’d mistake him for a native singer, if not a native speaker.

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Balik Kampung’ Rush Picks Up As Gawai Nears

Pic: TBPSIBU: With the Gawai Dayak celebration just around the corner, preparation for the festivities is picking up. The annual Gawai ‘balik kampung’ rush is surging to its peak as bus terminals and express wharfs here are swamped by people going back to their villages and longhouses to celebrate the harvest festival.

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Suicide On The Rise Among Malaysian Youth

KUALA LUMPUR: ON average, 20 of the 68 people who call Befrienders Kuala Lumpur daily for help have suicidal thoughts.

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Vegetable Seller Dies Trying To Collect RM500 Debt

LABUAN: A vegetable seller ended up dead after trying to collect a RM500 debt from a friend yesterday.

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Ramadan Bazaars To Be Upgraded In Stages - Tengku Adnan

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Territories Ministry through Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will be upgrading Ramadan bazaar sites in the federal capital in stages to make them more conducive.

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KDN To Summon Editor-In-Chief Of Local English Daily

KUALA NERUS: The Home Ministry (KDN) will summon The Star newspaper's editor-in-chief in the wake of the newspaper allegedly seen to be insensitive to the feelings of Muslims in the country.

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Appreciate Contributions Of Every Ethnic Group, Celebrate Kaamatan, Gawai Festivals Together: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak today called on all Malaysians to celebrate the Kaamatan and Gawai Festivals and appreciate the contributions of every ethnic group in the country.

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