Politics

MH370: Anwar rapped for accusing Government of withholding information
Friday, April 4, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: Following the wide coverage on Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s accusation that the Malaysian Government had deliberately concealed information on missing flight MH370, social media users had condemned his statement for tarnishing the country’s image. Netizens who found Anwar’s statement to be...

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China asks Malaysia to do 'its best' to rescue abducted tourist
Friday, April 4, 2014

MELAKA: China today asked the Malaysian government to do its best to rescue one of its nationals reportedly abducted by a group of seven armed men in Semporna, Sabah, on Wednesday.     China's Ambassador to Malaysia Dr Huang Huikang said China was following closely the developments in the case but had not received any demand from the abductors.     ...

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China should have been a better friend
Thursday, April 3, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: Blogger Life Of Annie in her latest post described China as a 'docile giant' once, preferring to have internal fights rather than invading other nations. However, according to this blogger, things have changed, as this new China which has always been a close ally to Malaysia, now prefer to show the world what a rich and powerful nation it is....

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MH370: 'Underwater drone needed for SAR operation', says Najib
Thursday, April 3, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR : A robotic submarine or underwater drone is needed for the next phase of the search and recovery operation for the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 in the south Indian Ocean. Bernama ...

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MH370:Australia drafting pact to be 'accredited representative' in missing airline probe (Updated)
Friday, April 4, 2014

PERTH: Australia said today it is drafting a comprehensive agreement to serve as an "accredited representative" in the investigation into a missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight.      Angus Houston, the chief co-ordinator of the Joint Agency Co-ordination Centre (JACC) based here, said the agreement would enable the country to support Malaysia in the investigation into Flight MH370 in accordance with international law. ...

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DAP and PKR – foe or friend of Malaysia?
Friday, April 4, 2014

In an article emailed to the Editor, Datuk Huan Cheng Guan wrote:   
 
"History and literature have given us ample examples of how real friends stand with those in suffering and pain whilst bloodthirsty and unstoppable foes stand by the sidelines mocking and jumping at every single opportunity to disparage their foes.
 
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Lim defends move to raise water tariffs
Thursday, April 3, 2014

GEORGE TOWN:Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng today said the state government's move to increase water tariff is an effort to avoid water rationing in Penang.     He said the state government was compelled to increase water tariff which would force consumers to cut down on water consumption so that future generations would have a higher chance of avoiding water rationing. ...

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Pakatan partners are receptive to hudud, says Pas
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: Pas MP for Shah Alam Khalid Samad said he was optimistic that the hudud (Islamic criminal code) championed by his party can be enforced and that its partners in the Pakatan Rakyat coalition will be receptive to it.

“It will be easier for the Pakatan coalition to accept hudud law because the Islamic criminal code will only be imposed on Muslims,” he told The Mole in a telephone interview....

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Gunmen abducted two from resort off Semporna
Thursday, April 3, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: A 29-year-old Chinese national and a Filipino resort worker have been abducted from a resort off Semporna in Sabah last night.
 
The Star reported that the Chinese woman from Shanghai, and the 40-year-old Filipino worker at the resort were snatched by as many as six...

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PM Najib Razak's press conference remarks in Perth on MH370
Thursday, April 3, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR:Following is the full text of the statement made by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak at a press conference in Perth, Australia, on the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH370:     "I would like to start by thanking the men and women who are giving their all to find MH370.    ...

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