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  • Schools in three states, KL and Putrajaya to be closed on Sept 15

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 13

    The Education Ministry has ordered schools in Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, Malacca, Federal Territories and Putrajaya to close tomorrow due to the worsening haze. Deputy Education Minister P. Kamalanathan said that as of now, only the four states mentioned were involved after Air Pollutant Index (API) readings exceeded 200 in some areas. “School will be closed

  • Probe on 1MDB more important than Pua’s ‘chicken challenge’, says company

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 13

    National sovereign fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) has countered DAP Member of Parliament Tony Pua’s latest challenge on the company’s alleged missing funds in the Cayman Islands,which it dismissed as attempts by the latter to recycle previous allegations. In a statement, today, 1MDB stated that despite many clarifications in the past, Pua continued

  • Express patriotism through Jalur Gemilang, says Jailani

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 10

    Malaysians irrespective of race and religion have been encouraged to display their patriotism by flying the Jalur Gemilang (Malaysian flag) to mark Merdeka (Independence Day). Communications and Multimedia Deputy Minister Datuk Jailani Johari said the people could display the flag at their homes or business premises. “We should capitalise on this opportunity

  • Imax plans IPO for China unit

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 11

    IMAX plans to sell shares of its China unit in Hong Kong as it seeks to accelerate its expansion in the fast-growing Chinese movie market. The Canadian maker of widescreen cinemas filed an application yesterday with the stock exchange for the initial public offering of IMAX China Holding Inc. The IPO comes as IMAX Corp. grows rapidly in China, one of its fastest

  • Malaysia has potential to be regional hub for cocoa bean processing

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 12

    Malaysia can become the regional centre for the processing of cocoa beans, distribution and research and development (R&D). Barry Callebaut Asia Pacific vice president for cocoa segment Richard Fahey said Malaysia has been an extremely important base for the company in respect of its cocoa operation strategy in Asia. Barry Callebaut is a Swiss-based

  • 114 killed as massive earthquake hits Nepal

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 11

    A earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude struck west of the ancient Nepali capital of Kathmandu on Saturday causing buildings to collapse, leaving 114 dead, injuring many and leaving a pall of dust over the city, witnesses said. The initial unconfirmed death toll was at least 114 but could be expected to rise significantly as Kathmandu’s decrepit buildings

  • Ex-Turkey prosecutor says facing life term over retweet

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 10

    A former Turkish prosecutor on Saturday claimed that he was facing a life sentence on terror charges for retweeting a leaked tape that implicated President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his son in corruption. His case is the latest in a string of recent incidents in European Union hopeful Turkey, where high-profile figures have found themselves facing criminal

  • Magnitude 7.9 quake hits Nepal, heavy damage

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 12

    A strong magnitude 7.9 earthquake hit near Nepal’s capital of Kathmandu before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. Nepal’s Information Minister Minendra Rijal told India’s NDTV station that there are reports of damage in and around Kathmandu but no immediate word on casualties. The epicenter

  • Obama readies annual stand-up routine

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 10

    Once a year, the world’s most powerful man becomes a punching bag for laughs, even throwing a few jabs at himself. On Saturday, US President Barack Obama will endure this light-hearted evisceration for the seventh time, appearing at the White House Correspondents’ Association annual dinner. A spring ritual in Washington, anybody who is anybody in US public

  • Indian woman dislikes husband’s dark complexion, kills him

    November 30, 0002 12:00 AM 9

    A man was allegedly bludgeoned to death by his 22-year-old wife, who disliked him for being dark-skinned. Petlad police have arrested the woman, Farzana Malik, who allegedly killed her husband Farooq in a field near Sundarna village when he forced her to have physical relations on Wednesday night, according to The Times of India. She had carried a hammer