Najib Urges People To Enjoy The MRT

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KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 15 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has urged the public to experience for themselves the joy of travelling on the Mass Rapid Transit Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) line which will be fully operational from Monday. “The world-class public transportation system, the Sungai Buloh – Kajang MRT will be fully operational

Shahidan: Difficult For Tun M To Topple Najib

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MARAN, Jul 15 – Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will find it difficult to topple Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak even through the 14th General Election (GE14), said Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Dr Shahidan Kassim. He said this was obvious because Najib was the leader of Barisan Nasional (BN) which has 132 seats in the Dewan Rakyat

Prominent Rights Activist Xu Zhiyong Freed From Chinese Jail

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BEIJING, Jul 15 – One of China’s most prominent rights activists was released by the authorities today after serving a four-year sentence that prompted international criticism, with his lawyer saying he hoped he would be allowed to live as a free man. Xu Zhiyong, whose “New Citizens’ Movement” advocated working within the

Academician: Sungai Buloh-Kajang MRT Will Spur Economic Growth

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KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 15 – The Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK Line) Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) service which will be fully operational Monday, will boost economic activity along the 51km line, said Universiti Teknologi Malaysia’s Centre for Innovative Planning and Development (CIPD) director, Prof Dr Amran Hamzah. He said that this was due to

GE14: Kedah PAS Intends To Go For All Seats

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ALOR STAR, Jul 15 – Kedah PAS today announced that it intends to contest all 36 state and 15 parliamentary seats in the state in the 14th General Election (GE14). Kedah PAS commissioner Dr Ahmad Fakhruddin Syeikh Fakhrurazi said this was in order because it was no longer allied with its former

MACC Regrets Penang’s Reluctance To Sign Pledge

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PORT KLANG, Jul 15 – The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has frowned on Penang’s reluctance to sign the Corruption-Free Pledge and make a commitment to combat the country’s number one enemy. MACC chief commissioner Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad said other states had signed it while Kelantan and Selangor had indicated their readiness to do

Knife Drama At Singapore Coffee Shop

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SINGAPORE, Jul 15 – Police have arrested a 34-year-old man who threatened two others in their 60s with two knives after a dispute at a coffee shop here. In the 7.40pm incident on Wednesday, the three men were having drinks when the younger man left them after a dispute and returned with

5,000 People Enliven ‘Negaraku Sehati Sejiwa’ Programme In Ipoh

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IPOH, Jul 15 – More than 5,000 people thronged Bulatan Amanjaya here to enliven the launching of the Perak -level “Negaraku Sehati Sejiwa” programme here last night. The programme on patriotism, which started at 10am, was filled with various activities including “Ziarah Kasih”, “Negaraku” exhibitions by government agencies, “Negaraku” graffiti, a colouring

US To Appeal Ruling Weakening Trump Travel Ban

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WASHINGTON, Jul 15 – Donald Trump’s administration vowed Friday to appeal to the Supreme Court after a federal judge dealt a fresh setback to the president’s ban on travelers from six mainly Muslim countries and refugees as unfairly excluding the grandparents and grandchildren of people living in the United States. Attorney

Second Round Of Brexit Talks Set For Monday

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LONDON, Jul 15 – The second round of Brexit negotiations will take place in Brussels on Monday, the British government said Friday. Britain’s Brexit minister David Davis will meet EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier for talks, followed by a meeting of coordinators and negotiating groups. The three negotiating groups cover citizens’ rights,

DCA: Seychelles Debris Not From Missing MH370

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KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 14 – Malaysia said today pieces of debris found in Seychelles are not from missing flight MH370, which vanished in March 2014 on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board. The location of the plane has become one of the world’s greatest aviation mysteries.

Media: Two Bodies Found In Suitcases In Japan Woods

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TOKYO, Jul 14 – Two bodies found stuffed inside suitcases abandoned in mountainous forest near Tokyo are suspected to be missing Chinese sisters, local media reported Friday. Police officers reportedly found the corpses folded inside the bags at two separate sites in the woods late Thursday. Police suspect that the bodies are

Hong Kong Fashion Week For Spring/Summer Closes

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HONG KONG, Jul 14 – The 24th Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), came to a close yesterday. More than 12,000 buyers from 71 countries and regions attended the four-day fair (10-13 July), where buyer attendance from Japan, the Philippines, the

Police Yet To Receive Application For Chong-Teo Debate

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SEREMBAN, Jul 14 – The Negeri Sembilan Police have yet to receive any application from any quarters concerning the organising of the debate between MCA Youth chief Senator Datuk Chong Sin Woon and Rasah Member of Parliament and Negeri Sembilan DAP vice-chairman Teo Kok Seong, said State Police Chief Datuk Noor

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