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57 min ago | Daily Express

Sex Harassment Act needed

Kota Kinabalu: Penampang Umno Wanita called on the Government to formulate a "Sexual Harassment Act" to fully address sexual harassment cases either at workplaces or public.

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5 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

New Spider Species in Borneo Named After Missing Activist

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

More sea routes between Mindanao, BIMP-EAGA eyed

The government is planning to open more shipping routes in the next two years between Mindanao and other key areas within the surging Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines-East ASEAN Growth Area .

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10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Malaysia pays its last respects to the pilots of shot down MH17 as...

Monsters, motorbikes, planes and the cheeky word 'buttock'! How Angelina wore her children's artwork on custom bridal gown as family took center stage at wedding to Brad Groom spends his wedding night in jail after sparking mass brawl when he 'hit on pregnant waitress and tried to pour liquor down her throat' on riverboat reception Fetus found in ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Merinews

Malaysia's Batu Caves: A memorable visit

During my visit of Malaysia in August 2014 for 5th International Conference and Field Study held at Institute for Rural Advancement Bangi, Selangor organized by Rural Research and Planning Group on the theme 'Managing Rural Change in a Turbulent World: Towards A Resilient and Sustainable Rural Society', I reached Batu Caves on August 29 by ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Reuters

Funeral takes place in Malaysia for a pilot of downed MH17 flight

Family and fellow pilots pay final respects to one of the pilots of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

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17 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Malaysia Seeks To Strengthen Ties For Probe Team To Return To MH17 Tragedy Location - Hishammuddin

Malaysia seeks to strengthen ties with the relevant countries and parties to enable Malaysian investigating and security teams to return to the Malaysia Airlines MH17 tragedy site in eastern Ukraine to look for the rest of the remains of the victims.

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17 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Malaysia seeks to get probe team back to MH17 crash site

Malaysia seeks to strengthen ties with the relevant countries and parties to enable Malaysian investigating and security teams to return to the Malaysia Airlines MH17 tragedy site in eastern Ukraine to look for the rest of the remains of the victims.

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17 hrs ago | Reuters

Malaysian law professor charged in crackdown on dissent

Malaysian prosecutors charged a high-profile law professor with sedition on Tuesday for an opinion he voiced on a political crisis that occurred five years ago, extending a recent crackdown on dissent from opposition politicians to academia.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Business Times

Malaysia Airline's shares rise on restructuring plan

Shares of Malaysian Airline System rose as much as 4 per cent on Tuesday after state fund Khazanah Nasional unveiled a restructuring plan that will cost 6 billion ringgit and cut 30 per cent of the airline's workforce - [KUALA LUMPUR] Shares of Malaysian Airline System rose as much as 4 per cent on Tuesday after state fund Khazanah Nasional ... (more)

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Malaysian National News Agency

Rubber Glove Industry Players Urged To Take Advantage Of Growing Market

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 2 -- Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has urged rubber glove industry players to take full advantage of the growing global market opportunities by continuing to be dynamic in addressing its needs.

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Malaysia Chronicle

PDRM or Lynch Mob when Igp starts taking the law into own hands?

Negarawan: It is obvious that this is part of a calculated move by Umno-BN to destabilise the Penang state government, just as they had done in Selangor.

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Business Times

1998's tough moves by KL vindicated

Mr Wahid: Malaysia has reduced its dependence on the primary and manufacturing sectors to move more towards the services sector, which is now contributing about 55.2 per cent to the country's GDP.

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Malaysia Chronicle

Najib must step down as PM: UM law prof to be charged for sedition over S'gor MB crisis

It has been reported that Azmi Sharom, a legal professor in University of Malaya , will be charged under the Seditious Act for his comments on the Selangor MB crisis.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Malaysia, China And Australia Will Coordinate Media Info On Search For MH370, Says Jailani

HULU TERENGGANU, Sept 1 -- Malaysia, China and Australia, which are involved in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, have agreed to coordinate media information on it to ensure uniformity so that the effort is not disturbed, said Deputy Communication and Multimedia Minister Datuk Jailani Johari.

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Asian Correspondent

Australian mining activist blacklisted in Malaysia

Lowrey is reportedly on the blacklist of the police headquarters in Kuala Lumpur and her deportation back to Australia has been scheduled shortly.

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Reuters

Fitch Teleconf: Bangladesh Assigned Inaugural International Rating by Fitch

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, August 31 Fitch Ratings has for the first time assigned international ratings to the Bangladesh sovereign and invites market participants to join a teleconference on Bangladesh's rating outlook at 4pm HK/Singapore on Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Malaysia Chronicle

Time for PAS to close ranks with Pakatan & accept Azizah as MB`

The debate around Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail's suitability as Mentri Besar of Selangor has gone on too long.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Motorcycles Destroyed In Fire At Flat Sri Sentosa, Old Klang Road

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 31 -- Twelve motorcycles, parked at a parking area at Block D of the Flat Sri Sentosa in Old Klang Road here, were destroyed, believed to have been set ablaze early Sunday morning.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Malaysian Embassy In Bangkok Hosts Independence Day Celebration

The staff of the Malaysian embassy in Thailand held a simple, but meaningful celebration, to mark Malaysia's 57th Independence Day.

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