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  1. Ministers want Najib to sue WSJ to Restore ConfidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Cabinet ministers have come to the defence of Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak over Wall Street Journal's report alleging that US$700 million from companies linked to 1MDB has ended up in the prime minister's personal accounts. Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal said the matter must be given serious attention as it will affect Najib's credibility and reputation both locally and internationally.

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  2. it's Najib Who's Hurting the Economy: Anti-Najib attacks hurting economy - HusniRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Second Finance Minister Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah yesterday reminded irresponsible parties to stop hurling all kinds of allegations against Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak and the 1Malaysia Development Berhad issue as it could affect the national economy. He said such allegations must be stopped because it triggered unfavourable sentiments among investors and hence lowered the value of the national currency.

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  3. Marina Should do More: There can be no Malaysia without usRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Malaysia Chronicle

    I woke up at 3am this morning and drove all the way to Jalan Telawi, Bangsar for a #Puasa4Malaysia gathering organised by Malaysians For Malaysia. It was scheduled for 4.30am and I didn't want to miss it.

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  4. Petaling Jaya: If it had happened in MalaysiaRead the original story

    Friday | Asia News Network

    Looks like we are not alone," Ellen Chong, my Twitter friend, tweeted to me. She linked a Daily Mail Online report with the headline, "Netball star refused entry into Qantas Club for wearing leggings and joggers."

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  5. Old boys: Lean (centre) discussing ACS Ipoh's anniversary celebrations with Lai (left) and Mano.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: A former banker chuckled as he recalled his naughtier friends getting caned in front of the school assembly on Mondays. "They would act tough, as if they were heroes.

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  6. Star2 Monthly Challenge: The charms of IpohRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Star Online

    When I read about the Star2 Monthly Challenge for Travel, I initially thought everything about Ipoh has already been written. After some guidance from the stories on the challenge that had already been published, I had a much better idea of how to tackle it.

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  7. Whatsapp rumour that red-eyed boy is 'ghost' leaves abandoned toddler sobbing on the streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Mirror.co.uk

    The child was found outside a petrol station in tears but some people did not approach 'because he was a spirit who brought bad luck' A two-year-old boy has been found sobbing on the street at 4am because of online rumours he was a GHOST . The abandoned toddler was standing outside a petrol station in Malaysia in an emotional state after a WhatsApp message alleging he was a ghost quickly went viral.

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  8. Cashless toll payments at five plazasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Star Online

    A PLUS Malaysia Bhd official confirmed that a message that has been circulating over Whatsapp that only Touch N Go cards and SmartTag devices could be used at the toll plazas at Bukit Kayu Hitam and Jitra at the North-South Expressway, Kubang Semang and Lunas at the Butterworth-Kulim Expressway, and the Penang Bridge. He said the Association of Highway Concessionaires Malaysia would issue an official statement on the matter.

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  9. Shereen hoping for last hurrah in Cali before sitting for SPMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Star Online

    Shereen was part of the 4x400m bromze medal winning team with Zaimah Atifah Zainuddin, Fathin Fatihah Mohd Yusof and Nurul Faizah Asma. KUALA LUMPUR: Shereen Samson Vallabouy has taken part in five competitions in the last four months and delivered a medal each time.

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  10. India face tough Belgian test in semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Indian Express

    India will face one of their toughest tests in defence when they square off against the marauding Belgians in what promises to be a robust semifinal clash of the FIH Hockey World League Semifinals in Antwerp on Friday. The encounter will test the ability of India's defence to guard against the Belgian strikers, who have tasted enormous success in the past couple of years to boost their world ranking to No.

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  11. 'Rich' beggars earn up to RM1,000 per day in KLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Star Online

    Dressed in baju kurung and shabby tudung, two sisters in their 60s, managed to rake in RM1,000 per day just by begging in the streets of Kuala Lumpur.The duo were among eight "rich beggars" arrested by the Federal Territory Islamic Affairs Department and the Social Welfare Department in a special operation at Jalan Masjid India and Jalan Tun Perak in Kuala Lumpur." We come here once a year during the month of Ramadan because we could get up to RM1,000.

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  12. The Taste Of Water: What's it like to be a young Malaysian?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Star Online

    The Taste Of Water, which stars Rosheen Fatima, Nur Zakuan, Ho Lee Ching and Safia Hanifah, deals with youthful journeys and complex struggles in modern Malaysia. Photo: Joe Hasham Have you ever wondered what it is like to be young in Malaysia? Have you ever stopped long enough to think about the struggles a young Malaysian goes through? Who am I? Where do I fit in in this world? Why am I so different? Is it okay to be different? What will happen if I choose not to follow the crowd? Will people hate me? In a globalised world such as ours, this can a tiring affair, an arduous path to navigate and sometimes even downright perilous.

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  13. Ex-Manjung council head is now Ipoh mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Star Online

    Harun clocked out from the Ipoh City Council headquarters on Tuesday after helming the post for a year and six months from January last year. In announcing Zamri's appointment, Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir said he hoped Zamri could continue the good work of his predecessor.

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  14. A good Raya gift for TNB sweeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Star Online

    Yesterday, the Federal Court freed Mohd Zulkifli over the failure of the investigating officer to check on a cell phone which was seized from Mohd Zulkifli to show a conversation had taken place between him and an agent provocateur on the sale of drugs. Chief Justice Arifin Zakaria, who chaired a five-man panel, said the investigating officer could have easily checked the cell phone if there were any such phone calls to implicate the appellant.

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  15. Viewpont: The United States cannot afford another warRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    Recent territorial disputes in the South China Sea have put mainland China, Taiwan, Vietnam, the Philippines, Brunei and Malaysia at odds. As an important stakeholder in the region, the U.S. hopes to maintain freedom of navigation and commerce in both the East and South China Seas.

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  16. Erra Fariza continues to upload pictures of daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Star Online

    "I don't know care who are they, their race and religion, but all I have to say is that they are mentally ill," she said. Nonetheless, Erra said she would continue to share photographs of her daughter on social media.

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  17. Another Crony Deal?RM2.24 bil govt loan for West Coast ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Malaysia Chronicle

    West Coast Expressway Sdn Bhd today signed a government support loan facility agreement of up to RM2.24 billion plus facilities with Malaysian banks for up to RM2.5 billion. The latter portion saw WCE sign with RHB Investment Bank Bhd, RHB Bank Bhd and Malayan Banking Bhd for a syndicated term loan facility of up to RM1.5 billion.

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  18. Unrest this Ramadan: In Pas, G18 threatens. In Umno, Najib a sitting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Malaysia Chronicle

    As Muslims across the world fast to increase their piety, in Malaysia, the country's two largest Malay-Muslim parties are at war within, unable to set aside internal differences during the holy month of Ramadan. Programmes aimed at enhancing Muslims' faith, such as buka puasa events, Ramadan sermons, and sahur, have instead turned into activities to win support and attack opponents within these two rival parties that vie for the Malay-Muslim vote.

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  19. No charity from India in clash with MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Star Online

    Malaysia won't get any favours from India in the quarter-finals of the World Hockey League Semi-Finals here on Wednesday despite India having qualified for next year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics as Asian Games champions. India's Dutch coach Paul van Ass said as much: "there's no reason for us to take it easy so that another Asian team can make the cut for the Rio Olympics".

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  20. Hockey League: India seek to iron out defensive flaws as Malaysia lurkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Rediff.com

    The Indian defenders, who let slip in six goals against world champions Australia in their last group match, will be again tested by the nippy Malaysians as the knockoutcompetition begins at the KHC Dragons Stadium. Going into the quarter-finals, the Malaysians would draw confidence from their 3-2 victory against the Indians in the last fixture between the two teams at the Azlan Shah Cup two months ago.

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