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Continuing The Legacy Of Cooking Lemang For Aidilfitri

SEREMBAN, June 24 --  The traditional 'gotong-royong effort óf seeking bamboo, preparing and cooking lemang with family members in preparation for Hari Raya Aidilfitri is gradually being forgotten by today's generation.

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RCI On Forex Losses Could Shed More Light - Sidek

KUALA LUMPUR, June 24 – A Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) could help reveal more details on the foreign exchange losses suffered by Bank Negara Malaysia in the 1980s and 1990s, which are far more than what have been disclosed, said Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan.

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Excerpts Of Interview With STF Chairman

KUALA LUMPUR, June 24 – Following are excerpts of an interview by selective media with Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan, the current Petronas chairman and former Chief Secretary to the Government who was chairman of the Special Task Force (STF) that investigated foreign exchange losses by Bank Negara Malaysia, and which has recommended setting up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI).

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BNM Is A Reputable Institution – Sidek

KUALA LUMPUR, June 24 – Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is a reputable financial institution   and the Special Task Force (STF) formed to investigate the foreign exchange losses incurred in the 1980s and 1990s is not, in any way, to undermine it, but only  to bring closure to the issue.

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IGP: Terrorist Dr Mahmud Still Alive In Marawi

NILAI: Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar has denied a news report by The Associated Press that Malaysia's most wanted terrorist Dr Mahmud Ahmad has been killed in southern Philippines.

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Khairy: M'sia Considering Bid To Host Olympics In Next 20 Years

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will consider bidding to host the prestigious Olympic Games in the next 20 years, Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pix) said today.

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Take A Break After Every Four Hours Of Driving, Study Recommends

KUALA LUMPUR: All drivers have been advised to take a break after every four hours of driving as a study has revealed that a driver can stay focused up to only four hours, according to Universiti Putra Malaysia's Safe Kids Malaysia executive director Assoc Prof Dr Kulanthayan KC Mani.

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Malaysian Drug Smuggler Jailed For Life In Phnom Penh

PETALING JAYA: A 22-year-old Malaysian has been sentenced to life in prison yesterday for trying to smuggle more than a kilogramme of heroin out of Cambodia last year.

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Fatal Accident Along Jalan Sungai Yu-Merapoh Claims Life Of Endangered Panther

LIPIS: A male panther, locally known as 'harimau kumbang', was found dead along Jalan Sungai Yu-Merapoh near here yesterday.

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If Found Not Guilty, Zakaria Should Be Reappointed To FGV Posts: Rozali

SHAH ALAM: Suspended Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV) group president and chief executive officer Datuk Zakaria Arshad should have his positions restored if he is cleared of any wrongdoings by the authorities.

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