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  1. UCI president urges govt to fix Velodrome RakyatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Star Online

    International Cycling Union president Brian Cookson has expressed his dismay at the current deplorable condition of the Velodrome Rakyat in Ipoh. "Malaysia need to have proper facilities for training and for competition if they want to continue to be a powerhouse in cycling.

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  2. Malaysian badminton great Razif likes what he sees so farRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Star Online

    For example, the 53-year-old Razif is quite pleased to see some of the second stringers from the national team coming to the fore at the recent Perak Open, which saw the 24-year-old Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin finally land his first local title by defeating Soong Joo Ven in the men's singles final. June Wei, 18, was given a big break to represent Malaysia at the Sudirman Cup in Dongguan, China in May, while the 15-year-old Jin Wei came back with a bronze medal in her first SEA Games in Singapore.

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  3. Post-Sacking Umno: More sleepless nights for Najib, RosmahRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Muhyiddin Yassin's open criticism of party president Najib Razak last Sunday and his summary sacking as deputy prime minister two days later have set the tone for a pulsating delegates' assembly in Kluang this Sunday. Hailing from Johor, the Umno deputy president can expect to be well-received there and at other divisional meetings in the southernmost state where he is scheduled to speak.

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  4. Zesh is mighty useful on both sides of the pitch for PahangRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    The 1.89m tall Pahang player can be a pillar of strength in defence as well as an aerial threat in attack, especially at set pieces. And that's exactly what the 31-year-old has done offensively using his height advantage to plunder five goals thus far.

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  5. Appeal to include women's football in 2017 SEA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    Norhuda speaking at the launch of the Tun Sharifah Rodziah Cup at Wisma FAM in Kelana Jaya. - CHAN TAK KONG / The Star The Women's Football Committee have made an appeal to the Olympic Council of Malaysia to consider women's football after the national team managed to qualify for the semi-finals at the 2013 Games in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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  6. Woman who tried to breach Woodlands Checkpoint gets 4 weeks' jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: A Malaysian woman who tried to breach Woodlands Checkpoint without valid travel documents was sentenced to four weeks' jail on Friday . Upon reaching the checkpoint from her home in Perak, Chong Jing Jing, 34, had tailgated the vehicle in front of her, drove past the immigration counter and through the barrier without stopping.

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  7. Will Najib Sack Them Too?Defiant Umno divisions want Muhyiddin, Shafie at their meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Three Umno divisions are going ahead with invitations to Tan Sri Muhyididn Yassin and Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal to officiate annual meetings despite their sacking from the Cabinet, indicating a rift in Barisan Nasional. Unlike some jittery divisions which cancelled their invitations to the duo, Umno divisions of Kluang, Hulu Selangor and Kemaman are sticking by their decision to invite Muhyiddin and Shafie to attend their assemblies, saying they were ready to face any repercussions from it.

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  8. Be Warned, Najib: Umno Will Lose Johor - state chiefs after Muhyiddin sackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's unceremonious ejection from Cabinet has created a deep schism within Umno which must be fixed soon or it will bite into the Malay ruling party's southern power base at the next general elections due 2018, Johor leaders have warned. The state party chiefs believe that the attacks by some division leaders against Muhyiddin following the Muar-born's demand for an explanation from Umno president and Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak over his controversial 1Malaysia Development Berhad brainchild to be unwarranted.

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  9. Chong to push for more teachers in Chinese schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Addressing the shortage of teachers in Chinese vernacular schools will be a top priority of newly-appointed Deputy Education Minister Chong Sin Woon. United Chinese School Teachers' Association chairman Ong Chiow Chuen said Chinese vernacular schools across the nation were already employing more than 105 temporary teachers to fill the vacancies.

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  10. Typical Umno Tolerance for Graft: Delay in Pac's 1MDB probe won't change facts - ReezalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Public Accounts Committee is facing prospects of having delays in its probe into 1MDB but one of its BN members is sure it will not change the facts gathered by the ongoing inquiry. Kulim-Bandar Baru MP Abdul Aziz Sheikh Fadzir said no matter when the PAC conduct its investigation, the evidence will still be in place.

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  11. Infineon Goes From Strength To StrengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Electronics Weekly

    Infineon is looking to grow 34% this year. It had calendar Q2 revenue of a 1,586 million - up 7% on calendar Q1 - for a profit of a 245 million at a margin of 15.4%.

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  12. Infineon on-track to 34% y-o-y growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Electronics Weekly

    Infineon had calendar Q2 revenue of a 1,586 million - up 7% on calendar Q1 - for a profit of a 245 million at a margin of 15.4%. Infineon expects a 1% revenue increase in calendar Q3 and a 34% increase for the full year.

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  13. Malaysia B772 over Gulf of Thailand on Mar 8th 2014, aircraft...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | AVHerald

    A part, obviously an aircraft part two meters long, was discovered washed ashore on the Island of Reunion on Jul 29th 2015. This discovery stirred intense debate throughout the planet about whether this could be a part of MH-370, a Boeing 777-200 or not, in particular whether the part could be a inboard Flaperon of a Boeing 777-200.

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  14. RM450mil movie theme park to be ready soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Star Online

    IPOH: The RM450mil Movie Animation Park Studios project in Meru Raya is proceeding smoothly and is expected to be completed between March and April next year. MAPS founder and chief executive officer Darren McLean said the projected time of completion had been moved further by three months.

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  15. Ben holds a 2-shot lead in wet Taiping golf meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Ben Leong thrived under wet conditions at the Taiping Golf & Country Club to card a six-under 66 and seize the first-round lead in the inaugural Professional Golf of Malaysia Taiping Closed Championship. The 29-year-old Sabahan, who finished joint second in the Swiss Garden Closed Championship in Lumut last week, reeled in four birdies on the fourth, fifth, seventh and ninth holes in the front nine before picking up two more shots on the 10th and 12th.

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  16. Who's in, who's outRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Asia News Network

    The Straits Times' Regional Correspondent Amy Chew profiles seven key figures: New deputy prime minister Political survivor takes a step up The promotion of Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to the post of deputy prime minister is a testimony to his resilience. The 62-year-old is a come-back politician who survived a brief detention under the now-abolished Internal Security Act to rise to a position a heartbeat away from the prime ministership.

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  17. Bus services to be rerouted for KL City Grand PrixRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    More news on the upcoming KL City Grand Prix that's due to take place on August 7-9 in the heart of the city. In a statement issued by the Land Public Transport Commission , several bus services operating within the city will be rerouted to make way for the inaugural race from 6 am on August 7 to 6 pm August 8. Services affected include the GOKL lines, RapidKL , Setara Jaya and Metro buses along stretches of road that include Jalan Ampang, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Jalan Raja Chulan, Jalan Perak and Jalan P. Ramlee as well as the Ampang corridor and Pandan routes.

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  18. Wake Service for Professor Cheah Boon Kheng at Nirvana Funeral Parlour in Petaling Jaya.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Star Online

    I FIRST came to know Cheah Boon Kheng when he was a student in my class back in 1967. I had just joined the History Department of Universiti Malaya as a tutor while Boon Kheng had by then worked for a number of years as a journalist in The Straits Times .

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  19. Perak, MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | CNN

    The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site. Newsiest is a calculation that combines freshness, popularity, activity and ratings.

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  20. 5% toll rate HIKE likely next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Toll rates under the biggest highway operator in the country - PLUS Malaysia Bhd - will be up for review next year. Nevertheless, the final decision on the toll rates proposed by PLUS would depend on the Government.

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