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Vet your workers, child centres urged

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PETALING JAYA: It takes only minutes to fill in the form and attach a photo to the authorities, yet, nearly all institutions that work with children in Malaysia do not take the time to carry out background checks on their staff.


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Road charge at Thai border

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

BENTONG: The RM20 road charge, currently enforced at the Johor-Singapore crossing point, will also be imposed at the border with Thailand, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.


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Johor cops keeping close watch on Mat Lajak after latest arrest

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

JOHOR BARU: Police are closely monitoring the Mat Lajak menace with the arrest of 13 cyclists recently.



Girl in dress row gets public support as organiser disputes claim

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PETALING JAYA: Support has been pouring in from the public for the 12-year-old girl who was forced to pull out of a chess championship in Putrajaya after the tournament director alleged the dress she was wearing was improper, “deemed seductive” and “a temptation from a certain angle, far, far away”.


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‘Mahathir turned to DAP after being spurned by PAS’

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

ALOR SETAR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad turned to DAP for help to unseat the Prime Minister only after he was spurned by PAS.



Azmin shrugs off ‘divorce’ call

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

GEORGE TOWN: PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali is playing down the call by PAS delegates to cut off PAS-PKR ties.



Kelantan PAS rep: We're not enemies of non-Muslims

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 14:41:11 +08:00

ALOR SETAR: PAS is not at war with the non-Muslim community just because it is opposed to DAP’s “anti-Islam” stance, said a Kelantan PAS representative.



Selangor PAS rep 'entertains' delegates at muktamar

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 14:37:29 +08:00

ALOR SETAR: Delegates of the 63rd PAS muktamar here were left in stitches after a Selangor party representative serenaded them with a famous Tamil number of the late actor MGR.


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Puppies given second chance in life

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 14:24:28 +08:00

SHAH ALAM: Twelve puppies that were almost euthanised by the local councils were given a second chance in life when Good Samaritans raised the money to "bail" them from the dog catchers.The puppies are up for adoption at the G-Pets Centre at Jalan Kota Raja A 27/A, Taman Bunga Negara, Shah Alam on Sunday and Monday from 11am to 6pm.


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Malaysian Government confirms Abu Sayyaf leader Al Habsi killed in gun battle

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 13:43:01 +08:00

KLUANG: The Malaysian Government has confirmed that one of the country's most wanted terrorists, Abu Sayyaf leader Al Habsi Misaya, was killed in a gun battle with the Philippine security forces.


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