Dr M invites Malay parties including Umno to join Bersatu

JOHOR BARU: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today invited all Malay parties including Umno to join Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) in efforts to unite the Malays. The Bersatu chairman said that he found more and more Malay parties were being

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IPEC Global Legacy Recognition Gala to award certified individuals in industries

KUALA LUMPUR: The inaugural IPEC Global Legacy Recognition Gala will be held on July 23 to award certified individuals in various industries and the role they have played in their respective fields. The individuals come from different industries such as

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Hadi: Asset declaration is a socialist-communist idea, PSM elated

PUCHONG: Asset declaration is a communist and socialist idea, claims PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang. Speaking to reporters in Marang today, Hadi also claimed that the recent move to compel MPs to declare their assets was due to

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Business chamber to Waytha: Come clean on MITRA’s spending

PUCHONG: A business chamber today questioned on how much funds allocated for the Malaysian Indian Transformation Unit (MITRA) is really being spent to uplift the Indian community. In a letter to Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department P Waytha Moorthy,

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Are parts of India becoming too hot for humans?

Intense heat waves have killed more than 100 people in India this summer and are predicted to worsen in coming years, creating a possible humanitarian crisis as large parts of the country potentially become too hot to be inhabitable. Heat waves in

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Lawyer to take on Singapore AGC, save Pannir’s life

PETALING JAYA: Why is the Singapore Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) refusing to give P Pannir Selvam a certificate of substantive assistance when the latter had assisted the government in tackling drug trafficking activities, asked Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) today. Speaking at

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Trump: Don’t like detention centres? Then, stay at home!

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump, facing renewed criticism from Democrats and activists over his handling of a migrant crisis on the US- Mexico border, said in a Twitter post on Wednesday that immigrants unhappy with conditions at detention centres should

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Polis solve 15 robbery cases

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested five local ‘Ah Hau’ gang members suspected of being involved in a robbery in several raids in Cheras and Kajang on June 20. Kajang police chief ACP Ahmad Dzaffir Mohd Yussof said with the arrest

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PESAKA: Sea Games Silat exponents will deliver more than two golds

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia National Silat Federation (PESAKA) is optimistic that its national line-up of young silat exponents can bring in more than two gold medals at the 2019 SEA Games in the Philippines in November. Its secretary-general, Datuk Megat

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Why are menstruating women in India removing their wombs?

Two pieces of very disturbing news involving working women and menstruation have emerged in India in recent months. Periods have long been a taboo in the country, menstruating women are believed to be impure and are still excluded from social

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