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Govt confident Geely's partnership with Proton will boost sales - 25/05 1:20 pm

PETALING JAYA: The Government is confident China's carmaker Zheijiang Geely Automotive Co Ltd, following its acquisition of a 49.9% stake in Proton, will boost Protons sale performance and bottom-line.





PAS: Party has been faithful to all Selangor MBs - 25/05 1:18 pm

PETALING JAYA: PAS has been "true and faithful" to all mentris besar that have received the blessing of the Selangor Sultan.





Cambodia lifts freeze on maids to Malaysia - 25/05 1:18 pm

PUTRAJAYA: Cambodia has lifted a six-year freeze on its citizens working in Malaysia as maids, with the first group of workers expected to arrive here after Hari Raya Aidilfitri.





No Malaysians affected in Jakarta bomb attacks - 25/05 12:49 am

PETALING JAYA: The Foreign Ministry has confirmed that no Malaysians were involved in the bombings at a bus terminal in Jakarta.





Star Foundation donates RM215,090 and wheelchairs - 25/05 12:35 am

PETALING JAYA: A total of 10 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and seven individuals were feted at a cheque presentation and wheelchair programme event at Menara Star on Thursday.





Muhyiddin denies receiving 1MDB-linked funds - 25/05 10:24 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has refuted claims by Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz that he received funds related to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).





Dr Mahathir: PM candidate not important if Pakatan does not win GE14 - 25/05 10:15 am

KUALA LUMPUR: It does not matter who the prime minister candidate is if Pakatan Harapan does not win the next general election, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.





Malaysian police to tighten security at borders after martial law declared .. - 25/05 10:06 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police will tighten security at the nation's borders, especially in the waters near the Philippines, following the declaration of martial law by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in the Mindanao region.





Sultan gives approval for PAS to remain in Selangor government - 25/05 8:58 am

PETALING JAYA: Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah has given his approval for the three PAS executive councillors to remain in the state government until the next general election.



Cops probing extent of fake ringgit notes in Selangor - 25/05 12:00 am

SHAH ALAM: Investigations are underway to establish the extent of fake ringgit notes in Selangor after police smashed a fake currency ring believed to have been operating since last year.



Chew: Come to us for help - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Children should not abandon their ailing parents if they cannot afford to or do not know how to care of them, said Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun.





Volunteers loving every moment of it - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Noor Fazliyana Mohamad Fadzil has been volunteering since September 2015 with Kedai Jalanan, the street store which provides free clothes and toiletries for the homeless and urban poor in the city.



Msian leaders speak out against suicide attack - 25/05 12:00 am

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian leaders have condemned the suicide attack at Manchester Arena in Britain.



Dont burden kids with workbooks, parents urged - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Parents need to change their practice of using workbooks as substitutes for textbooks, said Deputy Education Minister Datuk Chong Sin Woon.





Homegrown ad agency wins top award for sixth year - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: K-GIC Advertising Sdn Bhd has clinched the Local Media Agency of the Year Award for the sixth consecutive year.





Showing thanks through Raya care packages - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Helping to pack Hari Raya Aidilfitri care packages to be sent to the security forces is Ong Kuan Serns way of showing his appreciation for the men in uniform.





Poachers pangolin stash sniffed out - 25/05 12:00 am

ALOR SETAR: A strong smell coming from a double-storey house in Taman Desa Seraya led to the rescue of 141 live pangolins.





Chinese carmakers partnership with Proton to create more job .. - 25/05 12:00 am

PUTRAJAYA: The entry of a major Chinese carmaker into Proton Holdings Bhd will not only ease its financial woes, but also bring fresh capacity to the groups underutilised factories.





Book on Tunkus thoughts launched - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: At age 87, wheelchair-bound former prime minister Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj ignored doctors orders, to attend the laying of the Sarawak Warriors Monuments foundation stone in Kuching.





Dzulkifli: Foreign investors perception of Malaysia will improve - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is confident that the countrys Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) score will improve following the blitz on corruption among government servants.





Malaysias popular cheerleading competition is back for the 18th year .. - 25/05 12:00 am

PETALING JAYA: Malaysias very own cheerleading competition CHEER is back for the 18th year running.



Opposition bench all fired up over land deal for medical city - 25/05 12:00 am

THE winding-up speech of Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng (DAP-Air Putih) was a lively affair with the state Opposition badgering him about the Peel Avenue hospital land deal.



Man held over missing pastor - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have detained a man in connection with the abduction of Pastor Raymond Koh, Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said.



Maid guidelines win-win for all - 25/05 12:00 am

PETALING JAYA: Employers and employment agencies of foreign domestic workers are hoping that the new guidelines to be launched by the Government today will address key issues of maids wages and welfare.



Datuk and 35 others claim trial to being part of organised crime group .. - 25/05 12:00 am

KUALA LUMPUR: Politician Datuk M. Kalai Arasu and 35 others denied being members of Gang 360 Devan, an organised crime group.





Alor Gajah CID chief nabbed - 24/05 4:08 pm

MELAKA: The CID head of the Alor Gajah district police headquarters here was detained in the ongoing investigations into the gambling den and massage parlours protection racket.





Jobless man charged with stealing Bank Negara antiques - 24/05 3:56 pm

KUALA LUMPUR: A 30-year-old jobless man was charged at a magistrate's court here for stealing antiques from Bank Negara.





MACC chief: Big arrests won't affect investor confidence - 24/05 3:49 pm

KUALA LUMPUR: Recent big arrests made by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission will not shake investor confidence in the economy, said MACC chief commissioner Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad.





Fishing boat, three speedboats intercepted by Navy near Sandakan - 24/05 3:40 pm

KOTA KINABALU: The Navy intercepted a fishing trawler and three speedboats initially thought to be carrying cross border criminals in Sandakan.





Cops save 141 pangolins bound for the pot - 24/05 3:14 pm

ALOR SETAR: A total of 141 live pangolins were rescued by police following a raid at a double-storey house in Taman Desa Seraya here.





Alleged Gang 360 Devan members plead not guilty to organised crime charge - 24/05 3:08 pm

KUALA LUMPUR: A Datuk and 35 members of 'Gang 360 Devan pleaded not guilty in the High Court, here, Wednesday to being part of an organised crime group.



Police question activists over NGO's formation - 24/05 3:02 pm

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have recorded the statements of three activists from the Citizen Action Group on Enforced Disappearance (CAGED) over possible foreign influence.





Govt to reimburse Proton RM1.1b as grant for R&D - 24/05 2:50 pm

PUTRAJAYA: The government will reimburse Proton Holdings Bhd as a grant for money spent on research and development (R) in the past, says Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani.



Travel and broaden your horizons, US envoy tells youths - 24/05 2:47 pm

KOTA KINABALU: Young people should travel out of their home country to experience new cultures and broaden their knowledge, said US ambassador to Malaysia Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir.



Shafie denies receiving funds linked to 1MDB - 24/05 1:52 pm

KOTA KINABALU: Former Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal says he never received any funds linked to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).



Judicial commissioner in Najib-Pua defamation case recuses himself - 24/05 1:49 pm

KUALA LUMPUR: A High Court judicial commissioner has recused himself from hearing an injunction by Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak against PJ Utara MP Tony Pua over a video clip posting on Facebook.





DRB-Hicom to sell 49.9% in Proton to Geely Holding - 24/05 1:47 pm

PUTRAJAYA: DRB-Hicom Bhd is selling a 49.9% stake in loss-making Proton Holdings Bhd to China-based Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., Ltd (Geely Holding).



Vell Paari receives legal letter from Perkasa - 24/05 1:35 pm

PETALING JAYA: MIC treasurer-general Datuk Seri S. Vell Paari has received a legal letter from Perkasa



Selangor cops nab six for forging money - 24/05 1:29 pm

SHAH ALAM: Selangor police have arrested six people for producing RM12,540 worth of counterfeit notes.





Remand extended for corporal, middleman in Melaka graft probe - 24/05 10:33 am

PUTRAJAYA: Remand has been extended for a police corporal and a middleman allegedly involved in providing protection services to gambling dens and massage parlours in Melaka.




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Focus on 1MDB allows other abuses to go unnoticed, .. - Mkini
Malaysiakini (subscription) Focus on 1MDB allows other abuses to go unnoticed, economist warns Malaysiakini (subscription) However, economist Jomo Kwame Sundaram now warns that the focus on 1MDB has allowed other excesses to go relatively unnoticed. As an example, the former United Nations ..
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Jomo: Foreign political funding always raises red flag .. - FMT
Free Malaysia Today Jomo: Foreign political funding always raises red flag Free Malaysia Today Another panellist, prominent human rights lawyer Syahredzan Johan proposed that a law be enacted to clearly spell out the role of a caretaker government from the time parliament was dissolved for a ..
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Indonesia probes suicide attack that killed 3 .. - CNA
Channel NewsAsia Indonesia probes suicide attack that killed 3 policemen Channel NewsAsia Indonesia's elite anti-terror squad was Thursday investigating a suicide bombing attack near a busy Jakarta bus station that killed three policemen. AFP/FERNANDO. 25 May 2017 12:25PM (Updated: 25 May 2017 ..
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Mahathir bemoans 'loss' of Proton, says more assets .. - FMT
Free Malaysia Today Mahathir bemoans 'loss' of Proton, says more assets may be sold Free Malaysia Today The former prime minister says Proton may do splendidly after Geely buys over a 49.9% stake but that he cannot be proud of the success of something that does not belong to him or his country. ..
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DJI unveils its smallest drone ever - AsiaOne - Asiaone
AsiaOne DJI unveils its smallest drone ever AsiaOne DJI unveiled its tiny Spark drone on Wednesday, and it's sort of the anti-drone for consumers. It's small enough to fit in your hand, launches and lands from there, can be controlled almost entirely with gestures, lets you take a selfie from just 10 ..
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The eyes have it: How to prevent visual hacking in .. - Securityinfowatch
SecurityInfoWatch The eyes have it: How to prevent visual hacking in financial institutions SecurityInfoWatch He has developed and sustained risk oversight for major financial institutions in privacy, data protection, information security, incident response management, enterprise assessments and ..
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Cloak and Dagger Android Vulnerability is Supremely .. - Infosecurity-magazine
Infosecurity Magazine Cloak and Dagger Android Vulnerability is Supremely Dangerous Infosecurity Magazine A new vulnerability for Android , dubbed Cloak and Dagger, has been discovered by the Georgia Institute of Technology . It makes it easier for bad actors to pass off trojanized apps as ..
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Facebook will court 'millennials' with its original .. - Engadget
Engadget Facebook will court 'millennials' with its original videos Engadget Facebook's dreams of pushing original video shows may be delayed, but that's doing little to stop its ever-growing ambitions. Reuters sources claim that Facebook has landed deals with a slew of "millennial-focused" ..
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Wrthersee Sauce: Volkswagen Shows Off Hybrid .. - Caranddriver
Car and Driver (blog) Wrthersee Sauce: Volkswagen Shows Off Hybrid All-Wheel-Drive GTI at Annual Car Meet Car and Driver (blog) Marking a decade of concept cars presented by Volkswagen's Wolfsburg apprentices at Wrthersee, the aptly named Golf GTI First Decade concept sports an innovative ..
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