Anwar: We need to uphold principles of everyday life with religion

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim called on the people of various races in Malaysia to continue to uphold the principles of life with religious beliefs and peace with one another. Anwar, who is also Port Dickson Member of

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Activist arrested at peaceful protest in support of UM VC

KUALA LUMPUR: Police arrested an activist in connection with a peaceful protest held without a permit, outside the entrance to the University of Malaya yesterday. Brickfields district police chief ACP Zairulnizam Mohd Zainuddin@Hilmi said the activist aged 27 was released

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Mahathir: Malaysia celebrates festivals peacefully due to tolerance

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is grateful that it can celebrate the various festivals in a peaceful and harmonious atmosphere following the efforts of the people who practiced tolerance and accepted the differences in race and religion. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir

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Deputy Works Minister hospitalised after losing consciousness

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Works Minister Datuk Mohd Anuar Mohd Tahir  was admitted to Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL) after he was reported to have lost consciousness yesterday. Amanah assistant secretary-general Mohd Faizul Salleh when contacted by Bernama had confirmed the matter and said that

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Mahathir: It hurts when Malay Dignity Congress is labeled as racist

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed said it hurts him when the gathering of the Malays is being accused as being racist, while the other ethnic groups can have their gatherings to discuss their affairs. The Prime Minister said he attended the

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Attempt to smuggle illegal immigrants busted at M’sian-Thai border

PADANG BESAR: A human trafficking agent who tried to smuggle three illegal immigrants by concealing them under a car passenger seat and boot, was busted in an operation yesterday conducted by the Perlis Immigration Department. Department director Basri Othman said

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Debacle in Vietnam a wake-up call

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s disastrous performance at the ongoing Asean Football Federation (AFF) futsal championship in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam should serve as a lesson for all involved in the game to move out of their comfort zone. Football Association

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Malaysia thrash Sri Lanka 4-0

SUBANG JAYA: The national under-18 team (U-18) stayed on the right track for the 2020 AFC U-19 football championship qualifiers by routing Sri Lanka 4-0 in a Tier 2 international friendly here today. Despite resting sensational striker Luqman Hakim Shamsudin,

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FAMA to establish middlemen register next year

FAMA chairman Ishak Ismail said the move will require middlemen to register with the agency as authorised marketers in accordance with the FAMA Act 1965. “There are some irresponsible middlemen who have bullied our farmers, taking the opportunity to raise

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Number of flood evacuees on the rise nationwide

KUALA LUMPUR: More people have been evacuated to relief centres nationwide this morning compared to last night after their houses were inundated by floodwaters. Several new temporary relief centres (PPS) have also been opened in several flood-hit states. In NEGERI

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