Global leadership awards 2019

Kadir Jasin reminds new MB that Johor people supported PH, not royalty

PUCHONG: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s media advisor, Datuk A Kadir Jasin stopped short of congratulating newly minted Johor Menteri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal and instead reminded him that the people of Johor backed Pakatan Harapan while the royalty

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WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram facing outage again

PUCHONG: Popular messaging app WhatsApp and social media platforms Facebook and Instagram went down and inaccessible worldwide. Facebook and Instagram were both inaccessible, with news feeds refusing to refresh and the main Facebook.com domain unavailable for around two hours. WhatsApp

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Calls for massive police reports against Dr Zakir Naik

PENANG: Malaysian Tamilar Kural president David Marshel has called upon the public to lodge mass police reports against Indian Muslim televangelist preacher Dr Zakir Naik in a bid to prevent him from speaking in Universiti Utara Malaya. Zakir is scheduled

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Newly minted Johor MB Dr Sahruddin Jamal confirms exco reshuffle

JOHOR BARU: The newly minted Johor Menteri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal confirmed that he would reshuffle the state exco line up within a fortnight. “Despite having 14 days to make changes to the state executive committee line-up, I will personally

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Marathwada’s women go wombless due to career opportunity

MAHARASHTRA: Women folk in Marathwada region opt to undergo hysterectomies to remove their wombs to boost their career opportunity in the sugar cane industry. “You will hardly find women with wombs in these villages. These are villages of womb-less women,”

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One dead, three injured in shooting outside Australia nightclub

MELBOURNE: A drive-by shooting outside a nightclub inflicted “horrific injuries” that killed a security guard and wounded three men, police said on Sunday, but there was no suggestion yet that the attack was terror-related. Australia has some of the world’s

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Police: 209 reports against Facebook account holder insulting Agong

KUALA LUMPUR: The police have received 209 reports against the ‘Sabah-Sarawak Merdeka’ Facebook account holder who allegedly uploaded an offensive superimposed image of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi

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Worst is over, depositors remain confident – TH CEO

KUALA LUMPUR: The total deposits received by the Pilgrims Fund Board (TH) still show a positive figure as the confidence of the depositors remains intact even though the institution has declared a low dividend payment for 2018. Its group managing

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Rantau by-election: An analysis in BN’s win and PH’s defeat

By: K Pragalath ANALYSIS: Umno acting president Mohamad Hasan retained Rantau in spite of a by-election that was called based on the Election Court ruling that nullified his victory during GE14. He gained 10,397 votes against PKR-PH’s Dr S Streram

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Elon Musk: Warns Artificial Intelligence could be an ‘IMMORTAL DICTATOR’

ELON MUSK has warned the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) could bring with it an “immortal dictator” and even more chillingly, that they do not “have to be evil to destroy humanity”. The South African-born billionaire has warned humans not

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