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Malaysia officially announces Expo 2020 participation
DUBAI Malaysia has formally revealed its confirmation of intent to participate in the next World Expo in Dubai in 2020, during a bilateral meeting with the UAE, the event’s organisers said in a statement on Thursday. In March 2016, the World Bank Group officially launched its Global Knowledge and Research Hub in Malaysia, in an apparent nod to the country’s efforts to diversify its knowledge economy — a shared goal with the UAE, the statement added   Read More ...
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Places: Asia |  S.E. Asia |  Malaysia |  Mideast |  United Arab Emirates | 
FAM susah tanpa TMJ
KUALA LUMPUR: Setiausaha Agung Persatuan Bola Sepak Malaysia (FAM), Datuk Hamidin Mohd Amin mendedahkan badan induk itu akan berdepan masalah kewangan sekiranya Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim melepaskan jawatan sebagai presiden. Hamidin menjelaskan, ia termasuk hutang RM49 juta yang ditanggung FAM ketika ini selain tiada duit untuk tahun depan. "Sekarang ini ada banyak syarikat yang hendak meletakkan duit disebabkan kepimpinan Tunku Mahkota Johor (Tunku Ismail)   Read More ...
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Pelaburan merosot 28 peratus separuh pertama 2017
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia meluluskan pelaburan bernilai RM65.4 bilion dalam sektor perkhidmatan, pembuatan dan utama pada separuh pertama 2017, merosot 28.2 peratus, berbanding RM91.2 bilion dalam tempoh sama tahun lalu. Dalam satu kenyataan hari ini, Lembaga Pembangunan Pelaburan Malaysia (MIDA) berkata, ini terutama disebabkan kejatuhan 41 peratus tahun ke tahun dalam pelaburan diluluskan dalam sektor perkhidmatan, seiring dengan kelembapan pasaran hartanah. Katanya, 1,974 projek di bawah sektor terbabit diluluskan dalam enam bulan pertama tahun ini, mencatat jumlah projek terbesar dilulus dalam tempoh berkenaan   Read More ...
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Shafie minta penyokong bertenang
KOTA KINABALU: Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal yang ditahan Suruhanjaya Pencegahan Rasuah Malaysia (SPRM) malam ini, meminta penyokongnya bertenang dan menghormati proses siasatan serta undang-undang. Permintaannya itu disampaikan beliau menerusi Timbalan Presiden Warisan, Darrel Leiking, ketika ditahan berhubung siasatan kes penyelewengan dana awam di Sabah di pejabat SPRM. Darell yang juga Ahli Parlimen Penampang kemudian menyampaikan permintaan Mohd Shafie itu di hadapan kira-kira 100 penyokong parti berkenaan di luar pejabat SPRM, sebentar tadi   Read More ...
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Wan Karpet sanggup tanggung kesakitan
ALOR SETAR: Pemain sayap lincah Kedah, Syazwan Zainon sanggup menanggung kesakitan untuk beraksi pada separuh akhir kedua Piala Malaysia menentang FELDA United di Stadium Darul Aman, Sabtu ini. Syazwan yang mengalami kecederaan hamstring berkata, dia sedia melakukan apa saja demi memastikan skuad Helang Merah dapat melangkah ke final bagi mempertahankan kejuaraan trofi berprestij itu. "Saya mengalami kecederaan di kaki kanan ini ketika bermain menentang FELDA dan kecederaan ini, kali ketiga saya alami   Read More ...
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Jun Hao, Jin Wei mara ke suku akhir
KUALA LUMPUR: Pemain perseorangan lelaki negara, Leong Jun Hao semakin membara dalam misinya untuk merangkul gelaran sulung pada Kejohanan Badminton Remaja Dunia di Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Juara remaja Asia itu semakin hampir bagi merealisasikan matlamat berkenaan apabila mara ke suku akhir selepas menewaskan pemain Perancis, Leo Rossi 21-16, 21-17 pada aksi pusingan kelima, hari ini. Jun Hao dijangka tidak berdepan masalah untuk mara ke separuh akhir apabila membuat perhitungan dengan seorang lagi pemain Perancis, Christo Popov, esok   Read More ...
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Nazirul idam final pertama Piala Malaysia
JOHOR BAHRU: Tonggak pertahanan Perak, Nazirul Naim Che Hashim mengakui sangat mengidamkan aksi final pertama Piala Malaysia dalam kerjayanya sebagai pemain bola sepak profesional. Justeru, pertahanan kiri berusia 24 tahun itu mahu merealisasikan impiannya dengan menyumbang sesuatu kepada skuad The Bos Gaurus pada aksi getir separuh akhir kedua berdepan Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) di Stadium Tan Sri Hassan Yunos, Larkin Sabtu ini   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Johore | 
Terkini: Shafie Apdal ditahan SPRM
KOTA KINABALU: Selepas lebih dua minggu penyelewengan dana awam bernilai RM1.5 bilion di bawah Kementerian Kemajuan Luar Bandar dan Wilayah (KKLW) di Sabah dibongkar, bekas menterinya, Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal, ditahan Suruhanjaya Pencegahan Rasuah Malaysia (SPRM) malam ini. Timbalan Ketua Pesuruhjaya (Operasi) SPRM, Datuk Seri Azam Baki, berkata penahanan Mohd Shafie, 60, yang juga Presiden Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) itu dibuat jam 9 malam   Read More ...
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Unit Vivocom, Macfeam akan bida projek kecil ECRL
KUALA LUMPUR: Vivocom Enterprise Sdn Bhd (VESB), unit Vivocom Intl Holdings Bhd, bersama MACfeam Sdn Bhd (MSB) akan secara bersama mengemukakan permohonan bagi prakelayakan dan tender kontrak Projek Laluan Rel Pantai Timur (ECRL). Dalam makluman kepada Bursa Malaysia hari ini, Vivocom berkata, ECRL akan menghubungkan Pantai Barat dan Timur Semenanjung Malaysia. "Sebanyak 22 stesen terletak di sepanjang landasan sejauh 688 kilometer dari Pengkalan Kubor di Kelantan ke Pelabuhan Klang, Selangor yang dijangka menelan kos RM55 bilion," katanya   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Selangor |  Klang | 
Merkel, Macron sokong Sepanyol dalam krisis Catalan
BRUSSELS: Canselor Jerman Angela Merkel dan Presiden Perancis Emmanuel Macron memberi sokongan padu kepada Madrid berkaitan isu kemerdekaan Catalonia hari ini, menyokong tindak balas kerajaan Sepanyol terhadap krisis terburuk politiknya. Pemimpin Kesatuan Eropah (EU) yang berhimpun untuk satu sidang kemuncak di sini berada di belakang Perdana Menteri Sepanyol Mariano Rajoy, mengatakan pertelingkahan berhubung isu kemerdekaan perlu diselesaikan dalam peruntukan perlembagaan negara itu   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia | 
Hari buruk skuad hoki negara
DHAKA: Setiap pasukan ada hari yang buruk dan malangnya Malaysia mengalaminya hari ini apabila dibelasah India 6-2 pada aksi kedua round robin Piala Asia di sini, sebentar tadi. Bagaimanapun, peluang skuad kebangsaan untuk mara ke final masih belum tertutup, dengan syarat menewaskan Korea Selatan pada aksi terakhir, Sabtu ini. Dalam aksi sebentar tadi, Malaysia yang bangkit menewaskan Pakistan 3-2 semalam gagal menyaingi India yang meledak enam gol bermula daripada Akashdeep Singh pada minit ke-14, Harmanpreet Singh (m-19), Uthappa Sannuvanda (m-24), Gurjant Singh (m-33), Sunil Sowmarpet (m-40) dan Sardar Singh (m-60)   Read More ...
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Satu slot final milik pemain negara
KUALA LUMPUR: Rentak cemerlang pemain lelaki negara memastikan sekurang-kurang satu slot perlawanan akhir Kejohanan Skuasy Terbuka Malaysia, sah menjadi milik pemain Malaysia. Pada aksi suku akhir yang berlangsung di Arena Nicol David Bukit Jalil, hari ini menyaksikan Ng Eain Yow dan Ivan Yuen berjaya menewaskan lawan masing-masing untuk menempah pertemuan sesama sendiri pada separuh akhir esok. Eain Yow yang juga juara remaja dunia 2016 paling menyerlah apabila melakar kejutan menewaskan pilihan keenam yang juga pemain ke-57 dunia dari Mesir, Mazen Gamal 13-11, 3-11, 11-6, 11-1   Read More ...
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Walsh pertahan prestasi Malaysian Tigers
DHAKA: Pengarah Teknikal Konfederasi Hoki Malaysia (MHC), Terry Walsh mempertahankan prestasi skuad hoki negara selepas dibelasah India 6-2 pada aksi kedua round robin Piala Asia di sini, hari ini. Walsh yang tiba di sini untuk menyaksikan perlawanan round robin menegaskan skuad kendalian Stephen van Huizen itu tidak beraksi buruk, sebaliknya tewas kerana gagal memanfaatkan peluang yang menjelma. "Bukan pemain Malaysia bermain buruk, ia kerana India mengambil peluang yang ada sementara pemain kita terlepas peluang mereka   Read More ...
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Hafizh tekad hapus badi Phillip Island
KUALA LUMPUR: Grand Prix (GP) Australia tidak pernah memihak kepada Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah sepanjang tiga musim penuh beraksi dalam kelas Moto2 Kejuaraan Motosikal Dunia. Bermula esok, pelumba PETRONAS Raceline itu sekali lagi bakal mengharungi cabaran di litar Phillip Island - trek yang menyaksikan dirinya tidak menamatkan perlumbaan sebanyak dua kali dan hanya berada di kedudukan ke-16 pada 2015. Meskipun masih segar dengan penamat ketiga di GP Jepun minggu lalu, Hafizh seakan masih dihantui badi di trek 4   Read More ...
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Omar mahu aksi berakhir dalam 90 minit
KUALA TERENGGANU: Pengendali Selangor, Omar Ali menuntut anak buahnya berwaspada dengan kebangkitan Terengganu pada aksi kedua final Piala Presiden di Stadium Sultan Ismail Nasiruddin Shah, malam esok. Menurutnya, sekalipun membawa bekalan selesa dua gol hasil kemenangan dalam perlawanan pertama, namun beliau tidak mahu anak buahnya terlalu selesa. "Kami tidak mahu terlalu selesa dan tiada tekanan buat pasukannya sekalipun turun dengan berbekalkan dua gol   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Terengganu | 
'Maaf Kedah, final milik FELDA'
ALOR SETAR: Saingan baki 90 minit permainan separuh akhir kedua Piala Malaysia belum bermula, tetapi pemain tengah FELDA United, Zah Rahan Krangar sudah awal-awal lagi memohon maaf kepada pasukan lawan, Kedah. Ini kerana pemain import berusia 28 tahun dari Liberia itu cukup yakin bahawa dia dan rakan sepasukan boleh mengecewakan juara bertahan itu di Stadium Darul Aman, Sabtu ini untuk melangkah ke final   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Kedah | 
Mahmud Ahmad dilapor terbunuh
MARAWI CITY: Tentera Filipina hari ini melaporkan militan kelahiran Malaysia, Mahmud Ahmad, berkemungkinan besar terbunuh dalam pertempuran tengah malam tadi, yang turut mengorbankan 13 pemberontak. Timbalan Komander Operasi di Marawi, Kolonel Romeo Brawner, berkata siasatan lanjut masih diperlukan termasuk menyoal siasat tebusan dan ujian saintifik, namun tentera percaya Mahmud antara yang terbunuh. Bekas pensyarah universiti itu dipercayai berperanan penting dalam membiayai Marawi yang dikepung sejak hampir lima bulan lalu   Read More ...
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Hamas tak mungkin letak senjata, iktiraf Israel
BANDAR GAZA: Tiada seorang pun yang layak memaksa pemimpin Hamas di Semenanjung Gaza untuk meletak senjata atau mengiktiraf Israel. Ia disuarakan pemimpin Hamas selepas Washington menuntut mereka mematuhi syarat itu sebagai sebahagian daripada pembentukan sebuah kerajaan gabungan. "Tiada seorang pun di alam semesta ini yang boleh melucutkan senjata kami. Sebaliknya, kami akan terus berkuasa untuk melindungi rakyat kami," kata Ketua Pergerakan Islam Gaza, Yahya Sinwar   Read More ...
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Shakespeare exit leaves Foxes 'raw' as Swans prepare for backlash
(Reuters) - Leicester City's players are feeling "raw" after manager Craig Shakespeare's sacking, but the overall mood is positive ahead of Saturday's Premier League visit to Swansea City, caretaker boss Michael Appleton has said. Shakespeare was sacked on Tuesday after just four months in permanent charge, although his association with Leicester goes back far longer, having served under former managers Claudio Ranieri and Nigel Pearson   Read More ...
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Merkel presses allies to cut funds for Turkey's EU bid
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursday to cut European Union funds to Turkey that are linked to Ankara's bid to join the bloc due to concerns about the country's growing authoritarianism. While praising Turkey for taking in Syrian refugees, Merkel stuck with the tougher tone she adopted during her reelection campaign last month, although she stopped short of calling for an outright end to Ankara's decade-long push to join the bloc   Read More ...
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Tags: Politicians |  Angela Merkel | 
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Kurdish demonstrator killed, six wounded in Iraqi city of Khanaqin - mayor
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A Kurdish demonstrator was killed and six others wounded on Thursday as they were protesting the takeover of their city, Khanaqin, by Iraqi forces, Mayor Mohammed Mulla Hassan said. Kurdish forces withdrew on Tuesday from the city on the border with Iran to avoid clashing with Iraqi forces sent by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. Khanaqin, mainly populated by Shi'ite Kurds, lies outside the official boundaries of the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region of northern Iraq   Read More ...
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Tags: Social Issues |  Protests |  Demonstrators | 
Places: Asia |  Malaysia |  Mideast |  Iraq | 
Putin says Russia will respond in kind if U.S.A quits missile treaty
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Russia will respond immediately and symmetrically if the United States quits the intermediate-range nuclear forces treaty, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday. Moscow is ready to develop new weapons systems, both nuclear and non-nuclear, in response to other countries doing the same, Putin said at a forum with scholars. (reporting by Polina Nikolskaya; Writing by   Read More ...
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Ebola-like Marburg virus kills two in Uganda
KAMPALA: Two people have died from the Marburg virus in eastern Uganda, in the country's first outbreak of the deadly Ebola-like pathogen in three years, the health ministry said Thursday.   Read More ...
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Macedonians sought over wiretap scandal arrested in Greece
THESSALONIKI, Greece: Two Macedonian former officials sought by Skopje over a wiretap scandal that rocked the government last year have been arrested in Greece, police said.   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Greece |  Macedonia | 
Budget 2018 – Lower income and corporate taxes?
PETALING JAYA: Budget 2018 could see a reduction in corporate personal income taxes in the wake of rising cost of living. The Socio-Economic Research Centre (SERC) executive director Lee Heng Guie opined that the government’s priority would be addressing the higher cost burden, which not only affects the people but also businesses. As the regional countries are moving towards a more competitive tax structure, he is hoping that the government could lower the corporate tax   Read More ...
Categories: Business | 
Tags: Taxes |  Corporate |  Enterprises |  Money |  Income |  Corporate tax |  Taxation | 
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Netizens alarmed over 'massive data breach'
KUALA LUMPUR: Netizens were alarmed after they were alerted to a probable data breach of their private information by an unknown source through public platform Lowyet.net today. Cybersecurity chief executive officer Datuk Amirudin Abdul Wahab told theSun they were aware of the article mentioned by the platform. "We are aware of the existence of the article mentioned and I think the authorities will issue a media statement tomorrow on the matter," he said in a text message   Read More ...
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US approves second gene therapy against cancer
WASHINGTON: US regulators have approved a second form of gene therapy to fight cancer. The treatment, called Yescarta, is the first immunotherapy on the US market for certain kinds of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), a cancer that attacks the lymph nodes. The FDA approved the first gene therapy against cancer in August, a leukaemia treatment called Kymriah, made by Novartis. Its cost is estimated at US$475,000   Read More ...
Categories: Health | 
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Nigerian police arrest four after Britons kidnapped
WARRI, Nigeria: Four people have been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of four British nationals in southern Nigeria, police said on Thursday. The Britons, including a husband and wife from a Christian medical charity, were seized last Friday in Delta state, where they had been providing free health treatment. Delta state police spokesman Andrew Animaka said there was still no update as to their whereabouts   Read More ...
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Police seize 527.9kg cannabis worth RM1.58m in Alor Star
ALOR STAR: Police seized 533 slabs of compressed cannabis weighing a total of 527.9 kilograms worth RM1.58 million in an operation carried out around Kuala Kedah near here early yesterday morning. Bukit Aman's Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department (NCID) director Datuk Seri Mohmad Salleh said in the operations, carried out from 6.20am to 7.40am, the police arrested four local men aged between 20 and 33, on suspicion of being involved in drug smuggling and trafficking syndicate   Read More ...
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Places: Asia |  S.E. Asia |  Malaysia |  Kedah |  Kota Setar |  Alor Setar | 
Everton 'dirtiest' Premier League team in history, says study
(Reuters) - Everton have been handed the dubious distinction of being the 'dirtiest' Premier League team after a study on the all-time cards and fouls by www.dirtyteams.co.uk. The website used a points system to rate clubs for transgressions on the pitch since the start of the Premier League in 1992. Teams collected 25 points for a red card, five for a yellow card and one for each foul   Read More ...
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FA must learn from 'sorry saga' says Sports Minister
LONDON (Reuters) - The Football Association must learn from the "sorry saga" which led to the governing body apologising over comments made to England women's internationals Eniola Aluko and Drew Spence, Sports Minister Tracey Crouch said on Thursday. The public apology came after comments deemed "discriminatory on grounds of race" were made to them by former England women's coach Mark Sampson   Read More ...
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Berlusconi joins criticism of Bank of Italy as Visco decision looms
ROME (Reuters) - The Bank of Italy and its governor, Ignazio Visco, came under increased scrutiny on Thursday when former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi joined a chorus of politicians criticising its operations. Visco's mandate expires at the end of the month and he is eligible to serve another six-year term. But what had been considered almost a given was thrust into uncertainty on Tuesday when the ruling Democratic Party (PD) passed a parliamentary motion calling for a "new phase" at the central bank   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Italy | 
Factbox - German coalition watch: We want experiment to succeed - CDU
BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in office in the German national election on Sept. 24, but a fractured vote that brings the far-right into parliament means she must try to work out a three-way coalition untested at federal level. The new alliance would comprise Merkel's conservative bloc - her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) - along with the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and environmentalist Greens   Read More ...
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Places: Malaysia |  Europe |  C. Europe |  Germany |  Berlin | 
War criminal or role model? It's a thin line in Serbia
LJUBLJANA/BELGRADE (Reuters) - In 2009, Serbian general Vladimir Lazarevic was convicted by a U.N. court of war crimes over the forced deportation of more than 700,000 ethnic Albanians during the 1989-99 Kosovo war. The squat, bespectacled Lazarevic was one of the chief executors of a systematic effort to empty the then-Serbian province of ethnic Albanian civilians and raze their homes in the last bloody chapter in the collapse of Yugoslavia   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Serbia | 
Juncker puts on charm over scallops for eurosceptic eastern EU states
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Leaders of four eurosceptic governments in the east of the European Union sat down for a nearly three-hour dinner with the head of the bloc's executive in an effort to narrow their differences on issues from migration to labour rules. Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic highlighted the positive after their leaders dined with Jean-Claude Juncker of the European Commission over scallops with Jerusalem artichokes and venison medallions on the eve of an EU summit starting in Brussels on Thursday   Read More ...
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Fragment of Florence basilica falls and kills tourist - official
FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) - A stone fragment, probably a piece of marble from the top of a column, fell on a tourist visiting Florence's Basilica of the Holy Cross, killing him, officials said on Thursday. The church where Renaissance master Michelangelo Buonarotti is buried has been closed by police, a spokesman for the national fire rescue service said. The fire service identified the victim as a male Spaniard in his 50s   Read More ...
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Of puppy eyes and the tail wagging of a dog
PARIS: Your dog may be a master manipulator, deliberately making puppy eyes to pull at your heart strings, according to a study Thursday into a ploy many mutt owners have long suspected. The research suggests that dogs may be in control of their facial expressions, using them to communicate, researchers reported in the journal Scientific Reports. Until now, it was assumed that dog expressions were involuntary   Read More ...
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Police nab Jitra man smuggling ketum, cough syrup into Langkawi
JITRA: The Kubang Pasu district police has foiled a smuggling attempt involving ketum leaves and cough syrup worth RM7,800 at Jalan Alor Biak at 9am on Thursday. District police chief Superintendent Mohd Ismail Ibrahim said both substances are believed to be headed for the Langkawi market. Acting on a tip-off, the district’s Narcotic Investigation Division flagged down a car driven by a 41-year-old man from Kuala Kedah   Read More ...
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Places: Asia |  S.E. Asia |  Malaysia |  Kubang Pasu |  Jitra |  Langkawi | 
Missing teen in Batu Ferringhi beach incident found drowned
GEORGE TOWN: The remains of a teenager, feared to have drowned while trying to save his younger brother, has been found. The body of Muhamad Firdaus Abdul Gani, 18, was recovered by rescuers at about 7.45pm, some seven hours after he was reported missing. Northeast district deputy police chief Superintendent Izwan Abd Karim said Firdaus’ remains were found floating on the Miami Beach in Batu Ferringhi, not far from where he was reported missing   Read More ...
Places: Malaysia |  Batu | 
Germany's FDP, Greens try to find common ground at first talks
BERLIN (Reuters) - A first meeting between Germany's pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens about joining a coalition led by conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel focused on finding out common points of agreement, FDP General Secretary Nicola Beer said on Thursday. "The meeting was marked by concentration and mutual respect," Beer said after the exploratory talks. "It was also clear that there is a long way to go on one or more issues but the atmosphere appeared to be focused on finding out what the possibilities are   Read More ...
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