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HFMD In Penang Worsening With Over 2,000 Cases

GEORGE TOWN: The hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) in Penang is worrying, with over 2,000 cases reported as of today.

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Amanah Veep Urges Govt To Reintroduce Parliamentary Services Act

KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) vice-president Dr Hasan Baharom is urging the government to reintroduce the Parliamentary Services Act to restore the power of Parliament.

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Mujahid Wants Review Of Laws Which Allow Child Marriages

KUALA LUMPUR: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa has condemned underage marriages and wants a review of laws that allow such marriages to take place.

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PTPTN Promise Made Without Proper Consideration: KJ

KUALA LUMPUR: Rembau MP Khairy Jamaluddin has predicted that payment deferral for National Higher Education Fund (PTPTN) borrowers, which was one of the ruling government's key promises in its manifesto for the 14th general election, will not be fulfilled in its first 100 days as the government.

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'Wagyu Dish Only For VIPs, Not Ordered By Parliament'

KUALA LUMPUR: The wagyu beef menu served during the first day of the 14th Parliament sitting was prepared only for eight VIPs at the main table, confirmed Parliament corporate communications secretary Tengku Nasaruddin Tengku Mohamed.

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Azmin Vs Anwar For Top PKR Post?

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali is still considering whether to defend his deputy president post in PKR or go for the top position and face his mentor Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.

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RHB Research: 2018 Headline Inflation To Moderate To 1.9 Pct 

KUALA LUMPUR -- RHB Research Institute Sdn Bhd expects the country's headline inflation to moderate to 1.9 per cent for 2018 compared with an increase of 3.7 per cent a year earlier on lower transport costs after the government fixed fuel prices at the current rates.

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TH Strives To Ensure Smooth Immigration Process At Madinah Airport

MADINAH -- Tabung Haji will strive to ensure a smooth immigration process for Malaysian pilgrims at the Prince Mohammad Abdulaziz International Airport here despite the simultaneous arrival of pilgrims from Indonesia.

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MP Likens The World Cup Shock To The BN Defeat

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KUALA LUMPUR –  A backbencher today likened the shocking defeat of the world's football giants in the just concluded World Cup competition to the loss of the Barisan Nasional in the recent 14th General Election.

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Curbing Rural-Urban Youth Migration Possible With Backing Of All Ministries

KUALA LUMPUR -- Programmes implemented for youths should have the cooperation of all ministries as it will then reduce the number of rural youth from migrating to urban areas.

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