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Tamils, Punjabis celebrate festivals in Malaysia


April 14th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 14 (IANS) Tamils and Punjabis settled in Malaysia Thursday celebrated the Tamil New Year and Vaisakhi Thursday.The Punjabi community, estimated at over 100,000, have begun the customary ... Read more...

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Malay teen raped by Pakistani stepfather sends SMS to prosecutor in court


January 13th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 13 (ANI): A teenager in Malaysia, who was raped by her Pakistani stepfather when she was 15, is said to have sent an SMS to the prosecutor in court ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh proud of Indians community’s contribution in Malaysia


January 9th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 9 (ANI): Talking to a 240-member delegation led by Malaysia's special envoy for infrastructure Samy Vellu in Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) in New Delhi, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan ... Read more...

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alay Indians well placed to bridge friendship between India, Malaysia: PM


October 27th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 27(ANI): Visiting Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday praised the Indian community in Malaysia for their contribution to the country's development.Dr. Singh, who is on the ... Read more...

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Little India lights up to receive Manmohan, Razak (Second Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Diwali is still some days away but the Little India business area here has already been lit up as it prepares to receive Indian ... Read more...

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PM touches down in Malaysia to bolster ties (Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Having said sayonara to Japan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday for a three-day visit during which he will underscore the linkages between ... Read more...

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Malaysian PM inspired by Tamil poet Bharti


June 13th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 13 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak said he was inspired by Tamil poet laureate Subrahmanya Bharti's song "Achham achham Ilai" (I have no fear) and urged people ... Read more...

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Malaysian Silambam Association to push Indian martial art as Olympic sport


October 6th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct. 6 (ANI): The Malaysian Silambam Association has decided to push for the Indian traditional martial art as an Olympic sport.As the first step in this direction, silambam would be ... Read more...

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Malay Indians get set for Deepavali spirit and festival


October 11th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct.11 (ANI): Deepavali may still be two weeks away, but the city''s Little India districts of Brickfields and Jalan Masjid India are already buzzing with the holiday spirit. According ... Read more...

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Hindraf calls for repeal of ISA


June 17th, 2008 - 12:44 am ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 16 (ANI): The Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) took to the streets here over the detention of their leaders under the Internal Security Act (ISA), and demanded repeal ... Read more...

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Indian youth groups in Malaysia seek funds for education


May 12th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 12 (ANI): A coalition of Indian youth groups headed by the Malaysian Indian Youth Council (MIYC), is asking the government to fund their social education programmes. MIYC will ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian youth groups seek education funds


May 12th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 12 (IANS) A coalition of Indian youth groups is asking the Malaysian government to fund their social education programmes that would help curb unrest in the community. The coalition, ... Read more...

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Ethnic Chinese woo Indian voters in Malaysian polls


March 4th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, March 4 (IANS) Two ethnic Chinese candidates for the Bukit Bintang parliamentary seat are trying hard to woo the Indian community, whose 11 percent presence could swing the vote either ... Read more...

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Tripura to probe mysterious death of five passengers


November 14th, 2007 - 2:14 am ICT by admin
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