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Najib Wants To Be Remembered As PM Who Gives Sabah Pan Borneo Highway

LAHAD DATU: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today said he wants the Pan Borneo Highway project to become his legacy and something the Sabah folks will remember him by. Launching the Sabah’s Pan Borneo Highway-Lahad Datu Bypass package here, he said ...

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Boat sinks off Indonesia’s Batam, killing 18

NONGSA, Indonesia (REUTERS) – A boat carrying 93 Indonesian migrant workers from Malaysia sank off an Indonesian island on Wednesday (Nov 2), killing 18 of them, police said. The boat set sail from the southern Malaysian state of Johor and ...

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Missing Australian found alive at Mulu National Park

MIRI: Missing Australian engineer Andrew James Gaskell, 26, has been found alive at Mulu National Park. Gaskell, who had gone missing on Oct 20, was found alive at Camp 1 at the park, confirmed Zone 6 Miri Fire and Rescue ...

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His Majesty’s Presence Further Enlivens The Bandarku Ceria Programme

The presence of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, who took part in the Cycling Recreation activity around Bandar Seri Begawan ...

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Three-hour rain in Penang triggers traffic woes and disruption in hill railway services

GEORGE TOWN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Deepavali celebrations were cut short for many Hindu families after heavy rain swept though many parts of Penang island during the weekend. Lawyer Dev Kumaraendran said traffic was especially bad in Jalan Masjid Negeri after a flood ...

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Vietnam reports first microcephaly case likely linked to Zika

HANOI (REUTERS) – Vietnam’s health ministry on Sunday (Oct 30) reported a microcephaly case that it says is likely to be the country’s first linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus. The case, a four-month old baby whose mother was diagnosed ...

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Britain’s Princess Anne arrives for two-day study tour

KUCHING: British royal, Princess Anne arrived at  Kuching International Airport today for a two-day study tour to the state. Upon her arrival this afternoon, The Princess Royal proceeded on her tour to Sarawak Energy Berhad’s (SEB) offices. At the SEB ...

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Small flap at Miri Hospital as wife swoons on Batman

MIRI: Was Batman rescuing a maiden at Miri Hospital? Close – a man in full Batman outfit was seen there as he gave his warded wife the swoon of a surprise yesterday afternoon, clutching a ‘dately’ fruit basket. The presence ...

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Search on for missing Australian at Mulu National Park

According to Marudi police chief DSP Gabriel Risut, the Search and Rescue (SAR) team which consists of personnel from the Marudi Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), Marudi police and Mulu National rangers have converged at Mulu National Park to help ...

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Six patients dead, one survivor in JB hospital blaze

JOHOR BAHRU — At least six patients have died after a fire broke out at the Intensive Care Unit on the second floor of the Sultanah Aminah Hospital in Johor Baru about 9am Tuesday (Oct 25). The blaze also forced ...

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