Umno-PAS: Form RCI to investigate Adib’s death

PUCHONG: Opposition politicians today called upon the government to sack Attorney General Tommy Thomas for ‘blatant interference’ in the inquest into the death of firefighter Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim. Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob also called upon the

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Probe into Proosothaman’s death commenced by Health Ministry

PETALING JAYA:The Health Ministry has commenced investigations into the death of a prison inmate allegedly denied timely and proper medical treatment. An aide to the minister said the ministry would jointly probe the case with the Sungai Buloh Prison, following

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PLUS to build sleeping capsules at R&R areas next year

PUCHONG: PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) is planning to build sleeping capsules for motorists, especially drivers of heavy vehicles using the North-South Expressway to rest, nap and recharge. PLUS managing director Datuk Azman Ismail said the plan, however, was still at

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Najib’s approval not instruction to KWAP

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Retirement Fund Inc (KWAP) chief executive officer (CEO) Azian Mohd Noh testified that former premier Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak’s handwritten note on SRC International’s loan application, which expressed his approval for KWAP to invest in the

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Blame the state governments for Orang Asli plight

PUCHONG: The state governments are to be blamed for the ongoing plight of the Orang Asli who have been denied their rights, especially their rights to the native customary land. “The state governments are to be blamed. Land matter comes

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PSM: Shame on you, Nga Kor Ming

PUCHONG: It is shameful for Dewan Rakyat deputy speaker Nga Kor Ming to allow SJK© Sin Min school board to name its new school block after him, said Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) today. “It is unacceptable and disgusting. Even if

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PM to address geopolitical and technological risk

TOKYO: The ever-changing dynamics of the international order and how the new technologies shape the future outlook will be the gist of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s keynote address at the opening of the 25th International Conference on The Future

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Widow of late Cradle Fund CEO posts bail

PUTRAJAYA: Samirah Muzaffar, the widow of the late Cradle Fund chief executive officer Nazrin Hassan has posted her bail of RM500,000 today pending her murder trial. Yesterday, the Federal Court allowed her to be released on RM500,000 bail with two

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Japanese man tries smuggling 246 packets of cocaine, dies on flight

A Japanese man died in a flight while travelling from Bogota to Tokyo after swallowing 246 packets of cocaine. In what can be referred to as an eccentric case of drug-related deaths, a Japanese man died on a flight while

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Anwar, Azmin at odds over duit raya for Felda settlers

KUALA LUMPUR: Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali and PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim are at opposite ends over the proposal of giving special cash payments (duit raya) to Felda settlers. “Maybe we can reduce their (financial) burden

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