Don’t be sad, find the blessing in COVID-19 crisis, says King

KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah said that Muslims in the country should not be upset and sad for not being able to celebrate Aidilfitri this year but to take the opportunity to find the blessing in

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Muhyiddin taps Ahmad Jais’ Raya classic to convey Aidilfitri greetings

PUTRAJAYA, May 23  – The famous evergreen Raya song entitled Selamat Hari Raya by the late Datuk Ahmad Jais was used by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin to convey his Aidilfitri greetings to all Malaysians. In his special Aidilfitri

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XCMG’s First Livestreaming of 2020 International Customer Festival Achieves Turnover of US$21 Million

XUZHOU, China, May 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Leading Chinese construction machinery manufacturer XCMG (SHE: 000425) has hosted an unprecedented livestreaming of the first Southeast Asia event as part of the 2020 International Customer Festival (the “Festival”) on May 20, which sold

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Karachi hospitals receive at least 56 bodies from plane crash site: hospital officials

KARACHI: Karachi hospitals received 56 bodies from the site of a commercial jet that crashed into a residential neighbourhood while landing in Pakistan’s largest city, hospital officials said on Friday. Seemin Jamali, the head of Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, said

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Amok man believed drunk, crashes vehicle into five people

KUALA LUMPUR: A man who ran amok and crashed his vehicle into five people at a hawker site in Pekan Bukit Sentosa, near here yesterday evening was believed to have been drunk. Selangor Police Chief Datuk Noor Azam Jamaludin said

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Disinfection, sanitisation exercise to continue after CMCO is over

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) will continue disinfecting and sanitising public areas even when the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) is over. Its director-general Datuk Mohammad Hamdan Wahid said JBPM would conduct such operations once the Health

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Covid-19: Government agrees to formulate new law on temporary implementation measures

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is formulating a law on temporary implementation measures to ease the effects of the Covid-19 outbreak, as well as restore the country’s economy. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Parliament and Law) Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan (pix)

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Postman pays price for making illegal collection

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A postman is paying the price for having made an illegal collection. The police arrested the 22-year-old man and two others for having solicited for funds over the social media since May 17 for a ‘fellow postman’ because

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Trafficking syndicate packs drugs in formula milk

BALIK PULAU: Formula milk packets are now being used by drug trafficking syndicates to send the contraband using couriers to customers to avoid detection by the police. The tactic was discovered after police arrested a man who was on his

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