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  1. Malaysia Airlines apologises for 'offensive' promotion ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Peninsula

    KUALA LUMPUR: Striken Malaysia Airlines apologised Saturday for a year-end promotion tweet that sparked anger on Twitter after it inadvertently drew parallels with the still-missing MH370 flight. "Want to go somewhere but don't know where?" read the post on Twitter that was meant to promote special deals by the national carrier, prompting scorn from online users.

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  2. If Najib Can't Say the Same, Can M'Sia Succeed? Race doesn't matter,...Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    IF NAJIB CAN'T SAY THE SAME, CAN M'SIA SUCCEED? Race doesn't matter, anyone can succeed in Penang - Guan Eng Penang is a place for the honest and the hardworking, regardless of their race, said Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, rebutting claims made at the ongoing Umno general assembly that Chinese wealth in the state was due to ill-gotten gains. "Don't just make baseless allegations that hurt the feelings of the people.

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  3. What Says Nur Jazlan? No power to audit klia2 or 1MDB, says Auditor-GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Auditor-General said today he had no reason to investigate Malaysia Airport Holdings Bhd , over the construction of the RM4 billion low-cast-carrier terminal klia2, as well as the scandal-ridden 1Malaysia Development Berhad as these firms have been audited by big international firms. Tan Sri Ambrin Buang told a forum on government accountability in Kuala Lumpur today that the firms were already audited by "one of the big four" auditing companies.

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  4. Dream on Surreal Umno! Now, it's opposition, not Najib, who breaks promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Datuk Seri Najib Razak did not break his promise to repeal the Sedition Act, a Kedah Umno delegate said in defence of the prime minister's action, as he had only pledged to review the colonial-era law. Mohd Kamal Saidin said the ones who broke their promises and who have rejected Barisan Nasional were those who support opposition parties and racial extremists.

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  5. Why not do a Proper Survey: Umno not a racist party but struggles for all races - AdenanRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    It is fear that motivates Pakatan Rakyat leaders to criticise the Umno general assembly as being racist and so forth, said Pahang Menteri Besar Adnan Yaakob. "We have to view their criticism from various angles.

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  6. and they Wonder Why they are Criticised? Cheap anti-gay, sexist jibes echo at Umno assemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Anti-gay and sexist jibes echoed from the speech box at the Umno General Assembly today, as one delegate kept with the general theme of deep conservatism at this year's gathering by lashing out at sexual minorities. Building his rhetoric around same-sex marriages and a unique interpretation of just how they might be confusing to onlookers, Datuk Ismail Kijo from Selangor Umno said Putrajaya must not give in to pressure to elevate sexual minorities to equality.

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  7. Malaysia Airlines apologises for promotional tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | RTE.ie

    Malaysia Airlines has apologised for promotion tweet that sparked anger on Twitter after it inadvertently drew parallels with the still-missing MH370 flight. "Want to go somewhere but don't know where?" read the post on Twitter that was meant to promote special deals by the national carrier, prompting scorn from online users.

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  8. MAS sorry for bad-taste tweetRead the original story

    48 min ago | Bangkok Post

    ... sorry for @MAS, an airline I like, but seriously: 'Want to go somewhere but don't know where?'" one user posted. Malaysia Airlines said the tweet "was intended to inspire travellers during this holiday period to explore destinations and deals" it ...

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  9. Malaysia Airlines apologises for 'offensive' promotion tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Malaysia Airlines has apologised for posting an insensitively worded Twitter promo which read: "Want to go somewhere but don't know where?" KUALA LUMPUR: Stricken Malaysia Airlines apologised Saturday for a year-end promotion tweet that sparked anger on Twitter after it inadvertently drew parallels with the still-missing MH370 flight. "Want to go somewhere but don't know where?" read the post on Twitter that was meant to promote special deals by the national carrier, prompting scorn from online users.

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  10. Triple politics of fear, hate and lies at the UMNO General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lim Kit Siang

    ... said "We have become slaves in our own land" while another called for the use of "1 Melayu" in replacement of "1 Malaysia" slogan. The success of Penang were alleged to be because of illegal businesses and crimes in broad daylight committed by the ...

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  11. Founding fathers would be Shocked to see Umno now running on Sheer StupidityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Umno has been the party that moved for Malaya's independence and later the formation of Malaysia together with Sabah, Sarawak and Singapore. But if after the first couple of days of the Umno general assembly, Malaysians still believe in this party that gave us such giants such as Tunku Abdul Rahman, Tun Dr Ismail Abdul Rahman, Tun Abdul Razak Hussein, Tun Hussein Onn and Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, they must be: a) suffering from permanent brain damage b) illiterate c) recent "citizens" d) Umno members e) all of the above.

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  12. One Ambiga BETTER than all of MCA & MIC combined! NGO chief dares BN to make stand on Sedition ActRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... with provisions prohibiting insults against all religions, and also talks of Sabah and Sarawak seceding from Malaysia. MIC deputy president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam and MCA deputy president Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong said the decision was neither ...

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  13. We Deserve a Better 'Fate'! M'sians too accepting, must question...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... Sedition Act 1948. Instead of repealing the act, he wants to make amendments to it," said Gobind. He asked why was Malaysia the only country in the world which needed to retain an Act which had been introduced during the colonial era. Subang MP R. ...

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  14. Malaysia Airlines tweets tasteless messageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    BANGKOK: Malaysia Airlines tried to appeal to travelers' sense of adventure in a year-end promotional campaign. "Want to go somewhere, but don't know where?" the airline wrote on Thursday on Twitter.

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  15. Kuala Lumpur airport will have Asean lane next year to facilitate entry of Asean visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    An Asean lane will be set up at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport starting Jan 1 next year when Malaysia officially takes the chairmanship of the regional body. Director-general of the Asean-Malaysia National Secretariat at Wisma Putra, Datuk Muhammad Shahrul Ikram Yaakob, said the Asean lane would facilitate the entry of visitors from member countries in conjunction with Malaysia's chairmanship of the regional body.

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  16. Kuala Lumpur airport to set up immigration lane for ASEAN visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The lane, introduced to ease the movement of visitors from ASEAN countries to Malaysia, will be set up at the airport from Jan 1, 2015. KUALA LUMPUR: A special immigration lane for visitors from Association of Southeast Asian Nations countries will be set up at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport when Malaysia assumes the regional body's chairmanship starting Jan 1 next year.

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  17. Football: Former Singapore goalkeeper Ahmad Wartam, father of Fandi, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    ... Frida. But he excelled between the sticks as well. He kept goal for Singapore from 1963-1969 and played in the 1967 Malaysia Cup final, which Perak won 2-1.

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  18. Plane carrying MH17 victims' remains arrives in NetherlandsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A Dutch military plane carrying the remains of victims onboard the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived at the Eindhoven Air Base in Netherlands Friday. After a ceremonial tribute attended by Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and relatives of the victims, six coffins onboard the plane were transferred to the Corporal Oudheusden Barracks in Hilversum for identification, Xinhua reported.

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  19. Really? 'It never crossed my mind to defect' - Tenom MPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Tenom Member of Parliament Datuk Raime Unggi denied he had gone to Macau with Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman and another Sabah MP to discuss on possibility of defecting. Raime told the High Court during hearing of a RM100 million suit against Anifah the three had flown to Macau in May, 2008, to play golf.

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  20. 'I would have followed Anifah out' - Tenom MPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Tenom MP Datuk Raime Unggi would have followed Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman out of Umno if the latter had defected. He admitted to being old friends with Anifah, saying he had known Anifah for more than 10 years since becoming an MP in 2004.

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