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July 29, 2018 2:05 AM Perlis Raja Muda wants Maips to conduct study on religious schools

CHIANG MAI, Thailand: Raja Muda of Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail (pix) urged the Perlis Islamic Religious Affairs and Malay Customs Council (Maips) to conduct a special study on whether it should be made mandatory to close down religious school in Perlis that do not offer the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM). Tuanku Syed Faizuddin, who is also MAIPs 33

July 29, 2018 12:42 AM Good weather enables visitors to see full eclipse in Port Dickson

PORT DICKSON: Good weather gave a golden opportunity to members of the public who were at the Teluk Kemang Observatory to observe the the longest full eclipse of the moon in the 21st century which occurred early this morning. Assistant Manager of the Teluk Kemang Observatory Muzamir Mazlan said the full eclipse of the moon this time was the longest phenomenon 19

July 28, 2018 2:15 AM Fox and Disney shareholders approve deal for entertainment assets

NEW YORK: Twenty-First Century Fox Inc and Walt Disney Co said on Friday their shareholders voted to approve Disney's US$71 billion (RM288 billion) purchase of Fox's film and television assets. Results were announced at both companies' special shareholders' meetings, held in New York. Shares of Fox were down slightly, by 0.3% to US$45.25 (RM184) in afternoon 99

July 27, 2018 5:02 AM Bought, watched and won

THE culmination of a two-month long contest, Pensonic's "Balik Kampung Bersama Pensonic" Buy, Watch and Win contests, came to a close with the Pensonic Facebook Live Grand Final Lucky Draw on Jul 22. Lucky draw winners "picked" by celebrity chef Datuk Chef Ismail, received great gifts that included the grand prize of a Nissan X-Trail plus special prizes 80

July 26, 2018 5:41 AM Najib rubbishes allegations of post-GE14 state of emergency

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has rubbished allegations that he planned to declare a state of emergency on May 9, the night which he and his Barisan Nasional party had lost the GE14 to the Pakatan Harapan. The Pekan MP in his speech at the Dewan Rakyat today said that he has always been a staunch believer in the principles 14

July 26, 2018 5:25 AM The false race for Malayness

The premise not enough Malays support Pakatan is a red herring. There are not enough Malays behind Umno too in this regard. It’s not a Malay-led government as much as it is a Malay-adorned government. This is the thread of right wingers. Malays are under the thumb of outsiders, albeit Malaysian “outsiders.” There are Malay leaders on top, but they are different 19

July 25, 2018 6:28 AM Hong Kong's Cathay lists Taiwan as part of China

HONG KONG: Hong Kong's flag carrier Cathay Pacific became the latest airline to list Taiwan as part of China on its website Wednesday after a request from mainland authorities. The Chinese Civil Aviation Administration sent a notice to dozens of airlines in April asking them to comply with Beijing's standards. Taiwan is a self-ruling democracy but Beijing 85

July 24, 2018 12:50 AM Abolition of Sosma provides opportunities to provoke race, religion: Zahid

KUALA LUMPUR: The abolition of the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act 2012 (Sosma) will provide more opportunities for provocations of race and religion through social media channels, said opposition leader Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pix). Ahmad Zahid who is also Umno president questioned the logic of repealing the law which was formulated 21

July 23, 2018 1:42 PM Maxis, Bumi Armada say nothing from India's CBI yet, unaware of fresh charge sheet

PETALING JAYA: Maxis Bhd and Bumi Armada Bhd today clarified that they have not been served with any documents in relation to the filing of a fresh charge sheet by the Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) in India in the Aircel-Maxis case. Both companies added that they were unaware of allegations made against them and were not in the position to respond 12

July 23, 2018 6:07 AM Malaysia condemns the adoption of 'Jewish nation-state' law

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia has condemned in the strongest terms the adoption of the 'Jewish nation-state' law by the Israeli Parliament on July, 19. The Foreign Ministry (Wisma Putra) in a statement today said Malaysia urged the international community to take immediate action to call upon Israel to repeal the racist and oppressive law and policy 18