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January 21, 2018 7:29 AM Learn from us in fighting BN, PAS tells opposition

SHAH ALAM: Opposition parties need to learn from PAS in fighting Barisan Nasional (BN) in the 14th General Election (GE14), PAS vice-president Idris Ahmad said today. He added that there was an individual who had tried to teach PAS how to fight the ruling coalition in the upcoming elections. He stressed that PAS was a seasoned party and had faced BN in every 2

January 20, 2018 7:09 AM 40% drop in crime rate if drug-related problems can be resolved: MCPF

SUBANG JAYA: Malaysia can reduce its crime rate by as much as 40% if issues related to drug-related problems can be resolved, Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) said. MCPF vice-chairman Datuk Seri Ayub Yaakob said drug-related issues did not only involve addiction as it is also linked to other forms of criminal behaviour. He added the police 4

January 18, 2018 12:37 PM Malaysian palm oil output to rise 3% in 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Palm oil production in Malaysia, the world’s No. 2 producer of the commodity, will rise by 3% in 2018, an industry body forecast today. The Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) expects production to climb to 20.5 million tonnes from 19.9 million tonnes in 2017, the group’s director-general, Datuk Ahmad Kushairi, said at an industry conference 8

January 18, 2018 10:17 AM Boy can now hear with Perak’s first private cochlear implant

Three-year-old Eric Leong plays with some toys while his cochlear implant is being tested, while his 10-year-old sister Jennie(left), his mother Chan Kah Lai(seated second left), KPJ ISH medical director Dr Luis Chen(second right), and audiologist Sylvia Lee Wai Hun(right) watch on. — Pix by Marcus PheongIPOH, Jan 18 — Eric Leong, three, could hear for the first 6

January 13, 2018 3:10 AM In fiery speech, cleric tells forum only Malays fought invaders, communists

Chairman of the Ummah umbrella group for Muslim organisations Ismail Mina speaks during the ‘Konvensyen Kebangkitan Ummah 2018’ held at the Malaysia Islamic Centre in Kuala Lumpur January 13, 2018. ― Picture by Miera ZulyanaKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — A Muslim cleric from a conservative Islamic coalition told a convention here today that only the Malay community 22

January 12, 2018 1:31 PM Philippines' Duterte explains gum-chewing habit

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who has a habit of chewing gum in public, even while meeting world leaders, has revealed he did it to ease pain from a spinal condition. The fiery 72-year-old has upset traditional decorum by lacing his speeches with curses, chewing gum in public, and wearing casual clothes, sometimes dispensing with socks 9

January 12, 2018 10:01 AM Chief Justice delivers sole speech at opening of Legal Year

Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif is pictured at the 2017 ‘Inns of Court Malaysia’ meeting (ICM) at the Palace of Justice, Putrajaya. December 12, 2017. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 12 — Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif today took to the stage to deliver the only speech at the 2018 Opening of the Legal Year (OLY) in Putrajaya. Other stakeholders such as the Malaysian 10

January 11, 2018 10:02 AM Sri Muda assemblyman files review over Federal Court's verdict in sedition case

PUTRAJAYA: Sri Muda assemblyman Mat Shuhaimi Shafiei today filed an application to review the Federal Court's decision which set aside the ruling of the appellate court to strike down a provision in the Sedition Act 1948. The notice of motion was filed together with his affidavit supporting his application at the Federal Court registry through the law firm of Messrs 8

January 9, 2018 10:03 AM Mah vows to improve speaking in Mandarin after viral video

KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan president Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong is not perturbed by the viral videos of his speech in Mandarin. Instead, he said, he would burn the midnight oil to ensure that he improved his Mandarin proficiency. Mah, who is also Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister, was responding to the viral video of his speech during a joint 7

January 9, 2018 5:09 AM Macron visits Forbidden City before China deals, Xi talks

French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron visit the Forbidden City, in Beijing, China, January 9, 2018. — Reuters pic BEIJING, Jan 9 — French President Emmanuel Macron toured Beijing’s sprawling Forbidden City today before a day of business deals and talks with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping as the two rising global leaders seek closer 8