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Archive for August 7th, 2012

August 7, 2012
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The estimated value of major minerals produced in 2011 in Malaysia is RM6.18 billion, a 54 percent increase from... More ››

August 7, 2012
Bursa-Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Share prices on Bursa Malaysia ended lower today on selling pressure across the heavyweights after recent gains,... More ››

August 7, 2012
FEATURE
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By Miriam Arghandiwal KABUL: Behind high villa walls in Kabul’s heavily guarded diplomatic district, restaurant owner Saju D’Cruz sits... More ››

| August 7, 2012
merdeka

Pakatan is rejecting the National Day theme song and logo set by the ruling government and will reveal their... More ››

| August 7, 2012
James-Masing

Arrogant PBB has little respect for its allies in Sarawak Barisan Nasional and a frustrated PRS is now making... More ››

August 7, 2012
FEATURE
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These are 10 surprising things you may be addicted to. More ››

August 7, 2012
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Padini Group, leader in the multibillion textile and garment industry, and Singapore’s F J Benjamin Group,... More ››

August 7, 2012
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LONDON: It’s probably crazy at home right now. There’s probably a huge road party right now in the streets... More ››

August 7, 2012
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LONDON:- Britain may be basking in Olympic glory, but at the “People’s Games” many of the host nation’s team... More ››

August 7, 2012
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MANILA: At least 15 people were killed today as torrential rains triggered a landslide and widespread flooding in the... More ››

| August 7, 2012
pas hudud

PAS says there is no question of implementing hudud as it is not included in Pakatan's "Orange Book" or... More ››

August 7, 2012
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LONDON: InterContinental, the world’s biggest hotelier, cheered investors by promising to return US$1 billion to them partially funded from... More ››

| August 7, 2012
Palanivel and MIC

Although MIC is confident of avoiding another dismal electoral performance, nonetheless the party leadership is aware that it... More ››

August 7, 2012
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Nouabale Ndoki, (Congo):  Home to lush virgin forest and thousands of elephants, gorillas and rare antelope, the Nouabale Ndoki... More ››

August 7, 2012
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TOKYO: The euro was mixed in afternoon Asian trade toady as dealers kept their eyes on the European Central... More ››

August 7, 2012
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HONG KONG: Asian markets rose today on hopes the European Central Bank will soon restart its sovereign bond-buying scheme,... More ››

| August 7, 2012
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The DAP rep apologises for his Twitter posting on national shuttler Lee Chong Wei's defeat. More ››

August 7, 2012
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A 57-year old badminton fan collapses after watching the Lin Dan-Lee Chong Wei finals. More ››

August 7, 2012
FEATURE
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HIROSHIMA, (Japan): The scars that still mark Sunao Tsuboi’s face from the wartime bombing of Hiroshima are a grim... More ››

August 7, 2012
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LONDION: Britain’s Nick Skelton finally tasted Olympic glory at his sixth attempt and roared: “I’ve waited 54 years for... More ››

August 7, 2012
FEATURE
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OAK CREEK, (Wisconsin): When a gunman burst into the Sikh temple in this small US town, Sadwant Singh Kaleka,... More ››

| August 7, 2012
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MCA's Chua Tee Yong now alleges that the Selangor government could have overpaid RM1.2 million for shares in an... More ››

August 7, 2012
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LONDON: Australia will hold an independent review after leaving London 2012 with their worst Olympic medal tally in swimming... More ››

| August 7, 2012
FEATURE
Pretty Please

To neuter or not to neuter – that is the question. While many people feel we are playing God... More ››

| August 7, 2012
VIDEO INSIDE
Malaysian University of Science and Technology MUST

PKR claims that the Malaysian University of Science and Technology is in financial doldrums despite receiving government aid. More ››

August 7, 2012
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WELLINGTON: The designer of a building which collapsed in last year’s Christchurch earthquake, killing 115 people, apologised at a... More ››

August 7, 2012
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PASADENA, (California):  After its first day on Mars, NASA’s rover yesterday sent back to Earth stunning images of its... More ››

| August 7, 2012
Teresa Kok

Permohonan mereka tidak mendapat kelulusan akibat Syabas mengalami masalah kekurangan air. More ››

August 7, 2012
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KUALA LUMPUR: RAM Rating Services Bhd had reaffirmed the respective long- and short-term financial institution ratings of CIMB Bank... More ››

| August 7, 2012
SPR ELECTION

With the GE drawing close and the Christian electorate said to be seething, a public forum will address the... More ››

August 7, 2012
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This study suggests weight training is important for diabetes. More ››

| August 7, 2012
UPDATED
Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin

The party further contends that Pakatan Rakyat has no respect for the nation and its national flag. More ››

August 7, 2012
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SEOUL: South Korea’s Samsung Electronics said today it had launched a super-size version of its Galaxy Note smartphone, the... More ››

August 7, 2012
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CHICAGO: Russell Wasendorf Sr, chief executive of failed brokerage Peregrine Financial Group, had US$6.9 million in life insurance and... More ››

August 7, 2012
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Datuk Mohd Salleh Man Bberharap bahagian penguatkuasa Jabatan Agama Islam dapat bersama-sama dengan MAINPP untuk menangani perkara itu. More ››

| August 7, 2012
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Mohd Abdul Wahid Endut mendakwa jawatankuasa khas pembayaran petroleum itu semata-mata pembohongan politik. More ››

| August 7, 2012
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Local bus operators have petitioned the Prime Minister for help, pleading for financial deliverance. More ››

August 7, 2012
FEATURE
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Different cultures have different greetings, here are some tips on meeting people from varied cultures. More ››

| August 7, 2012
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Daripada 52 kawasan, 25 kawasan mencatatkan kualiti udara yang baik, sementara 27 lagi menunjukkan bacaan IPU yang sederhana. More ››

August 7, 2012
UPDATED
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Some of them carried posters bearing the words "LCW - National Hero" and "We Love You LCW" More ››

August 7, 2012
Merdeka 2012 New

It is one special event to show your loyalty lies with the country. Not with Najib and Umno.... More ››

| August 7, 2012
Musa Aman

A special committee set up by the federal government to determine cash payments from petroleum revenue to the oil-producing... More ››

| August 7, 2012
Election II

Mafrel has offered to work with local election authorities for free and fair elections in Sabah. More ››

| August 7, 2012
COMMENT
tanda putera

It invites suspicion that Tanda Putera is just one step short of a propaganda exercise to subtly cast... More ››

August 7, 2012
A trader works at the Knight Capital kiosk on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

NEW YORK: A group of investors rescued Knight Capital Group Inc in a US$400 million deal that keeps the... More ››

August 7, 2012
dream

SHANGHAI: DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc and its Chinese joint venture partners will open a theme park in Shanghai by... More ››

| August 7, 2012
Najib Economy

The Malaysia Institute of Economic Research's latest disclosure has cast doubts over the sustainability of the ETP in the... More ››

August 7, 2012
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LONDON: Yuliya Zaripova added Olympic gold to her world crown by winning the 3,000m steeplechase by nearly two seconds.... More ››

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