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  1. Perak skipper believes Karathu right coach for teamRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Star Online

    M. Karathu has returned to coach the Perak football team. He is seen here in a 2011 filepic, coaching the same side in a match against Selangor.

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  2. Fire extinguisher explosion kills teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Star Online

    BIDOR: A 17-year-old welder was killed after a modified fire extinguisher exploded in a workshop in Jalan Bidor, off Jalan Persatuan here. Tapah OCPD Supt Som Sak Din Keliaw said Law, from Kampung Baru Tanah Mas here, died at the Tapah Hospital.

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  3. Father of Racism! Dr M should advise Perkasa to stop extremism - DapRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    DAP's Ipoh Barat MP M Kulasegaran today urged former premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad to "advise" right-wing NGO Perkasa to stop its "extremist politics", following Mahathir's open support for Perkasa last week. Kulasegaran also said that Mahathir's claims that Perkasa would not exist if there was not a rise in extremist views among non-Malays was "totally wrong".

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  4. Anwar RUBBISHES Hadi's May 13 over local polls: 'That's his personal opinion'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has distanced himself from the controversial remarks uttered by his PAS ally in the increasingly acrimonious public spat with the DAP over the third vote. The PKR adviser said the DAP's bid to bring back local council elections would be discussed in a Pakatan Rakyat leadership council meeting tomorrow, after PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang panned the idea, even claiming the return of the third vote could cause a racial split in the country again with a nod to the bloody riots of May 13, 1969.

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  5. Hadi Helping Umno to Deflect Attention from Infighting Woes? Thanks...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Thanks to Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang, Malaysians must focus on the question why there should not be local government election in Malaysia on the 50th anniversary of suspension of local council polls. Fifty years ago, on 1st March 1965, the then Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman suspended local council election, giving as justification the threat of Indonesian Confrontation.

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  6. Thanks to Hadi, Malaysians must focus on why there should not be...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Lim Kit Siang

    Thanks to Hadi, Malaysians must focus on why there should not be local government election in Malaysia on the 50th anniversary of suspension local council polls Thanks to Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang, Malaysians must focus on the question why there should not be local government election in Malaysia on the 50th anniversary of suspension of local council polls. Fifty years ago, on 1st March 1965, the then Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman suspended local council election, giving as justification the threat of Indonesian Confrontation.

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  7. Dear Thelma: 'I don't find child-rearing exciting or challenging'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Star Online

    I am an Indian national married to a Malaysian. I have a degree in computer science, and would love to go out and work, but I can't because I have to take care of my two young children.

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  8. All game for new tricks in classRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Teaching assistants from the United States will try out unconventional methods of reaching out to their charges in rural schools. BRIGHT-eyed and raring to go best describes the 100 Fulbright English Teaching assistants who were recently greeted by the US ambassador to Malaysia Joseph Y. Yun at his official residence in Kuala Lumpur.

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  9. Welcome homeRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Navy vessel KD Perak returned to base at the Sepanggar Navy Base here on Friday after taking part in the search and recovery operation for the crashed AirAsia Flight QZ8501 in the Java Sea. A total of five Malaysian navy vessels, namely KD Pahang, KD Lekir, KD Lekiu, KD Kasturi and KD Perak were deployed to the crash site and managed to find 10 bodies.

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  10. Muslim foundation raises RM781,170 for Malaysia flood aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    A MUSLIM foundation has raised almost S$290,000 in less than a week in aid of the recent catastrophic floods in eastern Malaysia. Donations poured in swiftly from Singapore's Muslim community, through donation boxes placed in 68 local mosques from Dec 29 to Jan 2, though a few online donations came in later.

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  11. Good Move? Muslims back Hindu, Buddhist Malaysians calling for beef-free labelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Malaysia Chronicle

    In the spirit of togetherness, Malaysian Muslims have signed on a petition for beef-free labels to help practising Hindus and Buddhist who are prohibited from consuming such meat. Malaysian Community Development Organisation founder and president Jeevithan P. Ganasan said he was touched with the support and now planned to hit the streets on Thaipusam to procure additional 5,000 signatures.

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  12. Putrajaya Cracks Whip: Um deputy vice-chancellors 'removed' for being too lenient & pro-OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The country's oldest university, Universiti Malaya , is set to lose another renowned academic and re-open the debate on the lack of academic freedom in Malaysian institutions after Putrajaya refused to extend the contract of a bright and upcoming professor, allegedly because he did not support Umno, the ruling Malay party in the federal government, a source has revealed. Deputy vice-chancellor Professor Dr Mohd Hamdi Abd Shukor, will not be getting an extension on his contract, while another deputy vice-chancellor, Professor Datuk Dr Rohana Yusof, who is in charge of student affairs, is set to be replaced for being too lenient with students, the source from the university said.

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  13. Tata Xenon debuts in Malaysia for commercial use, Tata Prima prime mover available from RM270kRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    That's right, Tata is back! After an almost seven-year hiatus , DRB-Hicom Commercial Vehicles has revived the Indian brand in Malaysia, with a distinct commercial focus. Unveiled at an event earlier today is the Tata Xenon pick-up truck .

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  14. A file photo Datuk Seri Law Yeong Chow after the conferment of his title.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Star Online

    BUKIT MERTAJAM: The badly burnt body found in Lumut is that of missing businessman Datuk Seri Law Yeong Chow , who was last seen being bundled into a car by several men. Manjung OCPD Assistant Commissioner Tengku Mohd Zailan Tengku Ahmad Shah said the 43-year-old was identified through his dental records.

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  15. Faizal, Azlan on the brink of making history in World Hockey LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Star Online

    In-form striker Faizal Saari should win the top scorer's award hands down while defender Azlan Misron is set to become the first Malaysian to earn 350 international caps in hockey. Faizal has netted nine goals in three group matches and is the leading top scorer in the tournament.

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  16. Unleashing the creative potential of Malaysia's young writersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Malaysia News

    What happens when you put a group of youths in a room over the weekend and ask them to come up with an article ready for publication? Not just on any topic but on issues facing the nation. How do they grab the readers' attention from the first paragraph and ensure that their writing is coherent, concise, engaging and readable? Aliran held its first Young Writers Workshop last weekend with the support of the Canadian High Commission.

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  17. Opera and Mak Yong remixed for the staged story of Kelantan's 'Puteri Saadong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Star Online

    Regal role: Syafinaz is the strong-willed, mysterious and magical titular princess in Opera Puteri Saadong. Photo: D'Catz At Work Malaysia's first contemporary Malay opera has a suitably operatic subject: Puteri Saadong, a legendary princess, is said to have killed a man with a hairpin.

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  18. PDRM, Govt to Pay Damages: Lawyers's arrest and detention unlawful - Appeals courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Court of Appeal today upheld a High Court decision that the arrest and detention of five lawyers in 2009 were unlawful. A three-member panel, chaired by Justice Datuk Zaharah Ibrahim, also upheld the High Court's decision to award RM75,000 each in damages to the lawyers of the KL Legal Aid Centre - Fadiah Nadwa Fikri, Murnie Hidayah Anuar, Puspawati Rosman, Syuhaini Safwan and Ravinder Singh Dhalliwal.

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  19. Malaysian bowlers a class above South Koreans to clinch goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Star Online

    Syaidatul Afifah and Sin Li Jane won Malaysia's first gold medal in the Asian Tenpin Bowling Championships in Bangkok in the women's doubles event. Sin Li Jane and Syaidatul Afifah Badrul Hamidi put up a fighting display to bag the gold in the women's doubles at the Asian Tenpin Bowling Championships in Bangkok.

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  20. Yee Lee Corporation Berhad (YEELEE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | PR-inside.com

    The company provides edible oil repacking services. It manufactures, markets, and distributes fast moving consumer products, plantation and eco-tourism.

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