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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:10:42 GMT

Malaysia foils plans to dump 177 tonnes of toxic waste from Romania  -  Malay Mail Online
Malaysian authorities have foiled a ship's attempt to unload and illegally dump suspected toxic waste that originated from Romania. — Reuters file picKUALA LUMPUR, Nov 3 — Malaysian authorities have foiled a ship's attempt to unload and illegally ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:57:02 GMT

Red Shirts threaten to 'tear down' Malaysiakini office over Soros funding  -  Malay Mail Online
Several police reports have been lodged against electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0, urging the police to investigate the authenticity of leaked minutes purportedly from an OSF meeting that detailed its efforts to intervene in Malaysian politics through ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:30:48 GMT

Malaysia's Red Shirts group protest outside Malaysiakini office  -  Channel NewsAsia
Dozens of members from Malaysia's pro-Malay Red Shirts movement gathered outside Malaysiakini's office on Thursday afternoon to protest against foreign donation allegedly given to the online news portal. Posted 03 Nov 2016 16:28; Updated 03 Nov 2016 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:18:29 GMT

Lawmaker challenges Najib to explain his RM2.6b donation  -  Free Malaysia Today
Malaysia wants to know since he keeps on saying that he has nothing to hide,” he said in a press conference at the Parliament lobby today. According to Gobind, the finance ministry is scheduled to give its response in the House next Monday, and Najib ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:15:39 GMT

Lawyer insists endorsement for 'Malay-Muslim' Bar Council candidates not racist  -  Malay Mail Online
I support justice without fear or favour, not favouring Malay or Muslims and not fearing any implication from any authorities, that's what I believe in,” he told Malay Mail Online, adding that he will champion the Malaysian Bar's motto of upholding ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:13:52 GMT

Post MH370, Malaysia visa waiver for Chinese continues  -  Anadolu Agency
Malaysia's government is to extend visa exemptions to Chinese tourists until the end of next year, as it continues to strive to repair damage caused by the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Arrivals from China plummeted after Beijing-bound MH370 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:31:32 GMT

Soros outfit denies funding overthrow of Malaysian government  -  TODAYonline
KUALA LUMPUR — US billionaire George Soros's Open Society Foundations insisted on Wednesday (Nov 2) that the money it provides to Malaysian civil society is to “support democratic practice”, among others, and not to remove the current government.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:07:00 GMT
Hero inspired by grandma  -  New Straits Times Online
Prior to announcing the winner, the event was sizzling with live cooking action when all four finalists — Amoncio, Farris Danial Abd Rahman and Koh Kay Kim (from Malaysia) and Pattaya Benjavari (Thailand) battled it out in the final cooking challenge.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:06:34 GMT

IGP slams Suhakam for defending groups' right to protest  -  Free Malaysia Today
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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:01:31 GMT

Australian man apologises for getting lost in the Malaysian jungle for two weeks  -  Daily Mail
The Australian tourist who went missing in a remote Malaysian jungle for weeks after going on a trip to 'find himself' has apologised for the 'inconvenience' he caused. Andrew Gaskell, from Tasmania, was found emaciated, covered in leeches and in ...