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Family Doctor Concept At Health Clinics More Effective, Says Dr Subra

Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam.

LENGGONG - The Ministry of Health will seek to adopt the concept of family doctor at health clinics to enable people to get ongoing treatment from a family doctor in a holistic and comprehensive manner.

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Higher Education Ministry Does Not Determine University Reading Materials

Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.

SHAH ALAM - The higher education ministry does not determine reading materials used by university students in the country, says minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.

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BN Set For Comeback Despite Being 'Underdog’ In Selangor – Noh Omar

Tan Sri Noh Omar.

KUALA LUMPUR -- Chairman of the Selangor UMNO Liaison Committee Tan Sri Noh Omar today said that everything is possible in politics, even for Barisan Nasional (BN), which has been labelled the 'underdog' in Selangor, to wrestle the state back from the grips of the opposition government.

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Dewan Negara Passes Bill On Curbing Usage Of Fake Degrees, Academic Titles

KUALA LUMPUR - The Dewan Negara today passed the Private Higher Educational Institutions (Amendment) Bill 2017 to help the government curb the use of unrecognised and fake academic titles.

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Indian Muslim NGOs Agree To Cooperate With Federal Territories Ministry To Offer Discounts

KUALA LUMPUR -- The coalition of Indian Muslim non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are willing to cooperate with the Federal Territories Ministry to offer food and drinks at a reasonable price in restaurants owned by the community.

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MACC Records Statement From Former YaPEIM Deputy President

PUTRAJAYA - The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has recorded a statement from former deputy president of the Malaysian Islamic Economic Development Foundation (YaPEIM) in connection with misappropriation of funds involving RM223,000 in 2015.

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Trilateral Security Cooperation In Sulu Sea Will Be Launched In May - Hishammuddin

Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein.

KOTA KINABALU - Come next month, trilateral security cooperation to implement patrolling and joint monitoring of air and maritime in the Sulu Sea involving Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines will be launched in Bongao, the Philippines.

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Sufficient Supply Of Raw Material For Ramadhan, Syawal - FAMA

KEPALA BATAS -- There is a sufficient supply of raw material for Ramadan and Syawal at the farmers' markets throughout the country, said Federal Agricultural Marketing Authority (FAMA) director-general Datuk Ahmad Ishak.

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PAS-PKR Tahaluf Siyasi A Hot Topic Of Debate At PAS Dewan Ulama Assembly

ALOR SETAR -- The issue of tahaluf siyasi (political collaboration) between PAS and PKR became a hot topic of debate at the PAS Dewan Ulama general assembly here today, with a motion being tabled to urge the party leadership to take a firm stand on the issue.

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Check Background Before Recruiting Tahfiz Teachers - Mahdzir

Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid.

KUALA NERANG -- The education ministry has urged private religious stream school managements, especially tahfiz centres to scrutinise the background of teachers before recruiting them.

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