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  1. Street View in greater detailRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: Google Map users can now view locations in peninsular Malaysia in great detail with Google Malaysia's newly-improved Street View feature. They can zoom in for a close look at Pulau Langkawi, Malacca, Pulau Pangkor, Penang, Putrajaya or anywhere else in the country from a computer or smartphone.

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  2. Missing Malaysian Flight MH370: New Search Images Reveal Unknown...Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | International Business Times

    ... on the seabed of the southern Indian Ocean, where experts think that the plane may have most likely crashed into. A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014. ...

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  3. Sculpture of tiger head by esteemed London artist Lauren Baker up for auction for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    ... How many of us know that today there are just 3,000 tigers left roaming the wild? Out of these, only 300 are in Malaysia. The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur will be playing host to The Majestic Tiger Ball on Friday Oct 3, in aid of the Save Wild Tigers ...

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  4. Is yoga really about exercise?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... law, teachers are careful to always refer to "the sport of yoga". Prohibitions on spiritual yoga are upheld in Malaysia, where a 2008 fatwa led to a yoga ban in five states. In the capital Kuala Lumpur, chanting and meditation during yoga classes ...

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  5. Sime Darby's exit from PNG palm oil deal allows FGV to enter frayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Times

    MALAYSIAN multinational Sime Darby on Tuesday pulled out of a deal to acquire 49 per cent of Papua New Guinea-based New Britain Palm Oil Ltd from Malaysian plantation firm Kulim, paving the way for state-owned Felda Global Ventures to enter the fray.

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  6. Hong Kong leader rejects protesters' demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... activist holds an iPad tablet computer showing words "I support Hong Kong" during a rally in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to support pro-democracy protests taking place in Hong Kong Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. Protesters expanded their rallies throughout ...

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  7. New Britain Palm Oil misses out on market cheerRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    ... from here, given the probable yield impacts from first-quarter dryness and the removal of export taxes in Malaysia and, most likely, Indonesia." However, for New Britain Palm Oil investors, upbeat talk on palm oil prices, which tend to have a big ...

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  8. Nine finance hubs of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | CNN

    ... maritime finance and derivatives trading." For different reasons, another Asian future contender is Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. While operating relatively quietly in comparison to its southern neighbor Singapore, what sets Kuala Lumpur apart from ...

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  9. MACC confirms arrest of leaderRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Daily Express

    PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has confirmed it briefly detained a politician from Sabah over allegations of corruption in the payment of compensation over State-owned land. Its Investigations Director, Datuk Mohd Jamidan Abdullah, said the politician was arrested on Friday when he showed up at the MACC headquarters to give his statement.

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  10. 15 years, cane for raping sister till she gave birthRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Daily Express

    KOTA KINABALU: A 23-year-old Kadazan labourer who raped his sister until she got pregnant was sent to prison for 15 years and ordered given six strokes of the cane. He admitted before Sessions Court Judge Ainul Shahrin Mohamad to raping the 20-year-old woman between 9pm and 10pm in early July 2012 at a house in Penampang.

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  11. UCSF keen to promote local visual art abroadRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Daily Express

    ... contest involving multimedia / video with the theme "Inspiring Linkages in conjunction with Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day." Yusri Theng was awarded the 'Anugerah Negeri di Bawah Bayu', Aizat Anwar Awang Rahman was awarded the 'Anugerah Green Wisdom ...

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  12. China 'supercave' is the largest on EARTH: Huge Miao Room cavern...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    China 'supercave' is the largest on EARTH: Huge Miao Room cavern measuring a staggering 380.7 million cubic feet takes title Although it was found in 1989 its size wasn't determined until a team from the University of Lancaster measured it last year The cave would comfortably fit a Boeing 747 - if you could get one in there - and is located about 325 feet underground The huge Miao Room cavern, which measures 380.7 million cubic feet in volume, was recently declared the world's largest. Laser-mapping was used by an expedition to work out it's size, exceeding the previous record holder of Sarawak Chamber in Malaysia by 10 per cent.

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  13. Moderate Earthquake Hits Eastern New Guinea RegionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... of Semporna, Sabah. No tsunami threat was reported, the statement said. --BERNAMA Pertubuhan Berita Nasional Malaysia, Wisma BERNAMA,No 28, Jalan 1/65A, Off Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tel : 603-2693 9933 ( General Line ) E-mel : ...

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  14. Residents Seek Review Of Sturgeon ProjectRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... livelihood of 800 local people whose income depended on the tourism industry. --BERNAMA Pertubuhan Berita Nasional Malaysia, Wisma BERNAMA,No 28, Jalan 1/65A, Off Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tel : 603-2693 9933 ( General Line ) ...

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  15. Chong Wei To Take A Break After Denmark OpenRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    World number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei is expected to take a break before preparing for the All England and Malaysia Open next year. "Maybe I need to rest for a while before preparing for the next task.

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  16. Terrorist Incidents Continue In Southern Thailand Despite Annoucement Of Peace TalksRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... Police said she sustained two gunshots believed from an AK47 rifle. --BERNAMA Pertubuhan Berita Nasional Malaysia, Wisma BERNAMA,No 28, Jalan 1/65A, Off Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tel : 603-2693 9933 ( General Line ) E-mel : ...

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  17. Why Murphy Oil (MUR) Stock Is Climbing TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... Sarawak Oil have entered into an agreement to sell 30% of Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets to PT Pertamina Malaysia Eksplorasi Produski for $2 billion. The all-cash transaction is expected to close in two phases. The company expects the ...

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  18. Wild card Ito stuns top-seeded Wawrinka at Japan OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Wild card Tatsuma Ito shocked top seed Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland 7-5, 6-2 in their first-round match at the Rakuten Japan Open on Tuesday afternoon. With the roof open at a sun-drenched Ariake Colosseum, Ito took the initiative from the outset and never looked back, prevailing before a partisan crowd in just 1 hour and 19 minutes.

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  19. is this Islam or Racism? Better be a prostitute than to join Dap - Umno-linked blogger tells MelatiRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    A blogger has attacked the actions of a purdah-wearing Malay woman in joining the DAP, saying she should have become a prostitute instead. The writer, who calls himself "KuntaKinte Malaysia", slammed the woman, who is known as Melati, claiming that her decision to become a DAP member was akin to selling herself and her religion just for the riches offered.

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  20. Even as Sedition trial looms, unrepentant Isma incites Malays against ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    In an unusual stunt, Malay Muslim group Ikatan Muslimin Malaysia sent out a shout-all on YouTube today for its supporters to show up in force at court for the sedition trial of its president Abdullah Zaik Abd Rahman, scheduled to run from October 13 to 15. Abdullah Zaik will be tried at the Kajang Sessions Court in Selangor for allegedly uttering seditious statements against Malaysia's ethnic Chinese. In a nearly five-minute long video titled "Pewaris Bangsa" or "Heir of the Race" posted on YouTube, the Islamist NGO urged the public to gather in front of the Kajang Sessions Court in the morning of the first day of the trial, "in the name of religion and race".

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