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August 7, 2018 11:40 PM Voice 370 wants government to share all available data

KUALA LUMPUR: A lobby group made up of families of victims of the MH370 tragedy wants the Government of Malaysia to share all available data with independent experts for a thorough peer review and analysis. Voice370 in a statement here today said the group believed that now that more than fours years have passed since MH370 disappeared, there was no reason 69

August 6, 2018 2:05 AM Khazanah’s ‘big and heavy’ trove

ESTABLISHED in 1993, Khazanah began its operation a year later after assuming a custodial role in managing the government's commercial assets as well as investing in strategic and high-technology sectors. Over the years, the fund has been investing in the key areas such as aviation, automotive, healthcare and banking. The year 2004 marked its strategic 59

August 2, 2018 10:17 AM Pasir Hor-Kadok route ready this month

KUALA LUMPUR: Construction of the package 1B of Kota Baru-Kuala Krai (KBKK) Highway involving the seven-kilometre Pasir Hor-Kadok route is expected to be completed this month. Deputy Works Minister Mohd Anuar Mohd Tahir (pix) said the construction of the package 2A highway for the Kadok-Ketereh route of a distance of 6.85km is expected to be ready in November 36

August 2, 2018 9:52 AM National Land Code must be amended to stop foreigners from owning land: Xavier

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Land Code must be amended to stop foreigners from owning land in the country, said Water, land and Natural Resources Minister Dr A. Xavier Jayakumar (pix). Xavier Jayakumar said at present under Section 433B of the Code, the State Authority had the authority and right to give approval to foreigners to own land. "If we want to do something 36

July 31, 2018 4:36 AM Second-ranked Wozniacki stresses fitness ahead of US Open

WASHINGTON: Hard work and peak fitness are the major concerns for world number two Caroline Wozniacki as she starts her first run to the US Open as a Grand Slam champion. The 28-year-old Dane captured her first major title in January at the Australian Open, downing current world number one Simona Halep in the final, and the 2009 and 2014 US Open runner-up 113

July 26, 2018 11:14 AM Indian police detain 450 after violent minority protests

MUMBAI: Almost 450 people were in custody in the Indian state of Maharashtra on Thursday after clashes between thousands of protestors from the Maratha minority and police charging with batons and firing tear gas, officials said. Like other communities in India the Marathas, who make up around 30 percent of the western state's 110 million people, want quotas 86

July 24, 2018 12:21 PM Families of MH370 victims files judicial review to declassify documents

KUALA LUMPUR: The next-of-kin of the passengers of the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have filed a judicial review application, naming the Transport Minister, Department of Civil Aviation and the Malaysian government as respondents. Four Malaysians and a Taiwanese are seeking to have documents and the flight transcript declassified from the Official 44

July 24, 2018 6:05 AM Religious teacher held over sexual assault

BALIK PULAU: A religious teacher was detained by police after sexual assault reports were lodged against him. He was accused of forcing his pupils to perform lewd acts on him. The 40-year-old teacher was arrested at the Southwest district education department office at about 10am today. Southwest district police chief ACP A. Anbalagan said four other 40

July 24, 2018 1:55 AM Algerian-Irish man makes terror plea in Pennsylvania

NEW YORK: An Algerian-Irish man, who last year became the first foreigner extradited to the United States on terror charges under President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy. Ali Charaf Damache, 53, had been wanted in the United States for years on charges that he conspired with an American woman known as "Jihad Jane" to recruit people 93

July 20, 2018 6:38 AM Next-of-kin to be presented full report on MH370 on July 30: Transport Minister

PUTRAJAYA: A full report on the investigation into the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will be presented to the families of the victims at a closed-door meeting on July 30, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook. He said the presentation would be made by Datuk Kok Soo Chon, the head of the Malaysian International Civil Aviation Organisation 38