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Archive for December, 2010

December 31, 2010
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KUCHING: Chief Minister Taib Mahmud’s party Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) has dismissed the notion that the Sarawak PKR will... More ››

December 31, 2010
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Datuk Karim Tarmizi, via e-mail I refer to the letter, ‘Crackpots and pea-brained logic’. To follow the above writer’s... More ››

December 31, 2010
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KOTA KINABALU: DAP Kota Kinabalu MP Hiew King Cheu wants the Election Commission (EC) to allow Malaysian citizens living... More ››

| December 31, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: The state government’s reluctance to lift the freeze on the issuance of “native certificates” has come under... More ››

| December 31, 2010
COMMENT
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Malaysia may have among the best musical performers in the region and probably among the best concert equipment as... More ››

| December 31, 2010

TOKYO: Japanese megabank Mizuho Financial, facing a sluggish home market, plans to ramp up operations in fast-growing Asia next... More ››

December 31, 2010

From Francis YM, via e-mail Knowing very well there was sabotage in the appointment of the state secretary, why... More ››

December 31, 2010

From Datuk Karim Tarmiz, via e-mail I refer to the commentary, ‘Sime Darby shamelessly seeking retribution’ by Mohd Ariff... More ››

| December 31, 2010
COMMENT
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UFO enthusiasts are likely to land themselves in a pool of deep disappointment if they are holding their breath... More ››

| December 31, 2010
COMMENT
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Last night, Malaysians proudly celebrated the victory of our Harimaus in the AFF Suzuki Cup final. This is the... More ››

December 31, 2010
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PETALING JAYA: Naib Presiden PKR Fuziah Salleh yakin rakyat Malaysia akan menjadikan perubahan dalam sistem pentadbiran negara suatu realiti... More ››

December 31, 2010
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PETALING JAYA: Janji 100 hari Kerajaan Pakatan Rakyat menuju Putrajaya adalah suatu azam yang benar dan menjanjikan suatu perubahan... More ››

| December 30, 2010
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan MPs have demanded an investigation over claims that a minister had raped his Indonesian maid. The... More ››

December 30, 2010
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TEHRAN: Iran hanged today a man found guilty of feeding Israeli spy agency Mossad with Iranian military secrets and... More ››

December 30, 2010
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NEW YORK: The powerful blizzard that pummelled the US northeast churned into Canada as swirling winds and snow kept... More ››

| December 30, 2010
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) raked in RM5.75 billion in investment income for the third quarter ended... More ››

| December 30, 2010
EXCLUSIVE
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GEORGE TOWN: The complainants behind the graft accusations against Penang Deputy Chief Minister II P Ramasamy want the DAP... More ››

| December 30, 2010
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah DAP’s newly annointed leadership is aiming to register at least 30,000 voters begining January 2011. According... More ››

and | December 30, 2010
YEAR-END SPECIAL
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KUALA LUMPUR: Every morning a motley crew of tourists, comprising Asians and Westerners, tumbles out the doors of Central... More ››

| December 30, 2010

SIBU: DAP’s open challenge to Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) Sibu branch to publicly debate the expulsion of assemblywoman... More ››

| December 30, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Professional divers in Sabah are ecstatic over Semporna’s newly-discovered status as the richest marine biodiversity spot on... More ››

| December 30, 2010
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Negri Sembilan menteri besar Mohd Isa Abdul Samad has been appointed chairman of the Federal Land... More ››

| December 30, 2010

KUCHING: Sarawak DAP has asked the Education Ministry to “withdraw immediately” the history textbook used in Forms 4 and... More ››

| December 30, 2010
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I refer to the letter, ‘Non-Muslims left in a limbo by judicial system’ by A Vaithilingam. The government must... More ››

| December 30, 2010
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PETALING JAYA: Continuing his Twitter tirade, PKR’s Padang Serai MP N Gobalakrishnan called on newly appointed party vice-president N... More ››

December 30, 2010

TOKYO: Japan’s sushi industry, concerned about the reputation of its national cuisine, will next month launch a certification campaign... More ››

December 30, 2010

GARHI KHUDA BAKHSH: Thousands of Pakistanis gathered today to mourn ex-prime minister Benazir Bhutto on the third anniversary of... More ››

December 30, 2010

TEHRAN: Fuel consumption across Iran has fallen since the government began scrapping subsidies on energy goods, a top official... More ››

| December 30, 2010

KOTA BARU: In view of escalating oil prices and depleting reserves, the world’s auto giants are in the race... More ››

December 30, 2010

MOSCOW: A Moscow court today found jailed tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky guilty in his second trial on charges of embezzlement... More ››

December 30, 2010

GENEVA: Some 105 journalists have been killed while doing their job this year, media watchdog Press Emblem Campaign said... More ››

December 30, 2010

KATHMANDU: Police in Nepal today ordered Internet cafes to keep a record of the identity of every user in... More ››

December 30, 2010
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TOKYO: Asian shares were mixed in thin holiday-season trading today, with major markets shrugging off fears that China’s Christmas... More ››

December 30, 2010
COMMENT

MIC president G Palanivel is exuding confidence despite suggestions that the party’s days of monopolising the community votes are... More ››

December 30, 2010

HANOI: Eager novice investors in communist Laos signed up for shares as the country’s first-ever initial public offerings came... More ››

December 30, 2010

FEATURE GAILLAC: Bernard Plageoles’ eyes flash with anger as he describes a largely futile 30-year struggle to dissuade fellow... More ››

December 30, 2010

FEATURE HANOI: The 1,000 white pigeons which Pham Tai Thu trained for Hanoi’s millennium celebrations were meant to be... More ››

December 30, 2010

From Dr Benjamin Yapp, via e-mail Sabah DAP conducted a survey on poverty problems in the interior and found... More ››

December 30, 2010

From Datuk Karim Tarmizi, via e-mail I refer to the letter, ‘A new dawn in Malaysia, hopefully’. Without doubt... More ››

December 30, 2010

From Kleng Soo, via e-mail Educate these local fishermen why they should not use bomb-fishing. By the way, are... More ››

December 30, 2010

From Frankie Yeoh, via e-mail It’s very obvious that this type of double decker buses are only suitable for... More ››

December 30, 2010

From Patau Rubis, via e-mail Not only in Sabah but throughout Malaysia, every poor family has to tighten its... More ››

December 30, 2010

From S Sundarajoo, via e-mail Please leave Penang Deputy Chief Minister II P Ramasamy alone. Did we ever think... More ››

December 30, 2010

From Francis Ngu, via e-mail The federation issues will fetter the growth of a united Malaysia. It can be... More ››

December 29, 2010

MUMBAI: India’s Bombay Stock Exchange launched a share index of syariah-compliant companies today in an attempt to open stock-trading... More ››

December 29, 2010

FEATURE EL PARAISO: Evelyn and Carlos toil for 10 hours a day on chilly mountainsides in Honduras, filling baskets... More ››

December 29, 2010

FEATURE WASHINGTON: Farrah Daly is a doctor who helps people die. The 33-year-old neurologist spends most of her days... More ››

December 29, 2010
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KUALA LUMPUR: Youth and Sports Minister Ahmad Shabery Cheek today said he was upset at “unsporting” football fans who... More ››

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