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Friday, Jul 27

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Protesters For And Against Ramasamy Leave Site Peacefully

GEORGE TOWN - Two non-governmental organisations (NGOs) staged protests in the Komtar compound today, but it ended without incident.

Polis Rampas 1kg Syabu, Dua Lelaki Ditahan

SANDAKAN -- Polis merampas 1.015 kilogram syabu selepas menahan dua lelaki disyaki pengedar dadah di Perhentian Bas Ekspres Bandar Letat dekat sini, semalam.

UMNO General Assembly On Sept 29 & 30

KUALA LUMPUR – The 2018 UMNO General Assembly is scheduled to be held on Sept 29 and 30, said party president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

Perhimpunan Agung UMNO 29 Dan 30 Sept

KUALA LUMPUR – Perhimpunan Agung UMNO 2018 dijadual berlangsung pada 29 dan 30 Sept ini, kata presiden parti Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

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Federal Territories Minister To Resolve Issue Of Kampung Baru Redevelopment

KUALA LUMPUR — The Federal Territories Ministry will review the Kampung Baru Detailed Development Master Plan (PITPKB) to continue efforts to redevelop the village which has existed for 118 years.

Jayakumar Denies Fed Govt Agreed To Pay RM1.9 Bln For Splash

PUTRAJAYA -- Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar has brushed aside a foreign media report alluding that the federal government is set to pay RM1.9 billion for the takeover of Syarikat Pengeluar Air Selangor…

Division Of Political Posts Through Fair And Democratic System - Amirudin

SHAH ALAM – Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari pointed out that the distribution of political appointments in the state is made through a fair and democratic system.

Final Report On PDIT 2018 Drownings Out Next Week

KUALA LUMPUR -- The final report on the two drowning incidents during the Port Dickson International Triathlon (PDIT) 2018 is expected to be out next week.

6 Confirmed Dead, 125 Missing After Dam Collapses In Southern Laos

SANAMXAY (Laos) -- Six people were confirmed dead while 125 remained missing following the collapse of a dam here earlier this week, which also triggered flash flood in southern Laos, a provincial official said on Friday.

Ex-MEIO DG To Lodge Police Report Over Letter To CIA

PUTRAJAYA -- Former Malaysian External Intelligence Organisatiom (MEIO) director-general Datuk Hasanah Abdul Hamid will be lodging a police report over claims that she had sent a letter to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

Negeri Sembilan Expects RM50 Bln Investments From Foshan

NILAI -- Negeri Sembilan is expected to attract investments worth RM50 billion from Foshan, China, over the next five years.

Kementerian Wilayah Kaji Semula Pelan Induk Pembangunan Kampung Baru

KUALA LUMPUR -- Kementerian Wilayah akan mengkaji Pelan Induk Terperinci Pembangunan Kampung Baru (PITPKB) bagi meneruskan usaha pembangunan semula kampung yang wujud sejak 118 tahun lalu.

Mahathir Bidas Najib Berhubung Kenyataan Berkaitan 'Era Lampau'

KUALA LUMPUR – Perdana Menteri Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad membidas Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak berhubung dakwaannya bahawa dasar Pakatan Harapan akan membawa negara ini kembali ke ’era lampau'.

Secretaries-General Ordered To Probe Possible Sabotage Against Govt

PUTRAJAYA -- All ministry secretaries-general and directors-general of departments or agencies have been ordered to investigate any possible sabotage against the government administration.

Agriculture Minister Salahuddin Is Conferred A Datukship

GEORGE TOWN -- Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Minister, Salahuddin Ayub was today conferred the Darjah Setia Pangkuan Negeri (DSPN) by the Penang Yang Dipertua Negeri, Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas.

Kampar MP Freed On Illegal Assembly Charge

IPOH - Kampar MP Thomas Su Keong Siong was released by the Sessions Court here today on a charge of organising an illegal assembly five years ago.

Indonesia Seeks To Ban IS-Linked Organisation

JAKARTA -- Indonesian prosecutors have sought a court to ban a militant network, which is allegiant with the Daesh group, from operating in the country, a prosecutor said here on Friday.

FT Minister: Some Changes, But RUMAWIP Projects To Continue

PUTRAJAYA – The Federal Territories-Affordable Home Development (Rumawip) project will be continued with some improvements which include methods in the awarding of tenders and distribution of houses, Federal Territories (FT) Minister…

Jayakumar Nafi Kerajaan Pusat Setuju Bayar Splash RM1.9 Bilion

PUTRAJAYA – Menteri Air, Tanah dan Sumber Asli Xavier Jayakumar mengetepikan laporan media asing yang menyebut bahawa kerajaan pusat sedia membayar RM1.9 biliion bagi mengambil alih Syarikat Pengeluar Air Selangor Holdings (Splash).

Jawatankuasa Khas Kabinet Dibentuk Kaji MA 1963 – Liew

KOTA KINABALU -- Anggota sebuah jawatankuasa khas untuk menyemak Perjanjian Malaysia 1963 (MA 1963) telah dipilh dan senarai nama mereka akan diserahkan kepada kabinet untuk diluluskan dalam tempoh terdekat ini.

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BN Candidate Hopes By-Election Can Lead To UMNO-PAS Cooperation

KLANG -- Datuk Lokman Noor Adam, the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate in the Sungai Kandis state by-election, today expressed the hope that the by-election can be the beginning of political cooperation between UMNO and PAS.

Tabung Harapan Malaysia At The Istana Negara Level Launched

KUALA LUMPUR -- Istana Negara today launched the Tabung Harapan Malaysia (THM) collection in an effort to help the government in reducing national debt.

KPM Kehilangan Seorang Guru Yang Hebat - Teo

BAU – Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (KPM) kehilangan seorang guru yang hebat berikutan pemergian Catherine Janet Tiwi yang terkorban selepas menyelamatkan dua rakan gurunya dalam kebakaran di kuarters kediaman Sekolah Kebangsaan Batu…

Jawatankuasa Pantau Perkhidmatan Pengurusan Lapangan Terbang Senai Ditubuh

KULAI -- Satu jawatankuasa khas bagi memantau perkhidmatan pengurusan di Lapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Senai (LTAS), di sini, akan ditubuhkan oleh kerajaan negeri.

Mahathir Raps Najib Over 'Bygone Era' Remark

KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has taken a swipe at Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak over the latter's remark that Pakatan Harapan policies would bring the country to 'a bygone era'.

Ali Arah KSU, Ketua Perkhidmatan, Awasi Kegiatan Sabotaj

PUTRAJAYA -- Semua ketua setiausaha kementerian dan ketua perkhidmatan telah diarah menjalankan siasatan terhadap sebarang kemungkinan sabotaj berlaku dalam pentadbiran kerajaan, kata Ketua Setiausaha Negara Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa.

Youth And Sports Ministry Willing To Help Chong Wei Recovery

KUALA LUMPUR – The Youth and Sports Ministry is willing to assist Datuk Lee Chong Wei, if the national badminton ace needs help to recover from his respiratory problems.

Tahfiz Religious Schools Also Shape Excellent Human Capital - Sg Kandis PH Candidate

SHAH ALAM – Mohd Zawawi Ahmad Mughni, the Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate in the Sungai Kandis state by-election, has called for the upgrading of the infrastructure of Tahfiz religious schools and their curriculum, saying these institutions…

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Vanuatu Urges Residents On Volcanic Island To Evacuate

SUVA -- The entire population on Vanuatu's volcanic island of Ambae has been asked to evacuate compulsorily following the Vanuatu government's recent reimposing of a state of emergency on the island, reports Xinhua quoting local media.

PSG Eyeing Growth In Asia, Pledge Deeper Connection With Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR – French football club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) are eyeing a further increase of the club’s popularity in the region after launching thier Asia-Pacific office in Singapore, today.