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Malay PM earns wife’s ire with his late night tweeting


May 1st, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 1 (ANI): Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has revealed that his wife gets angry over his late night tweeting habits.Answering questions in a meeting with ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian party seeks to join ruling coalition


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 3 (IANS) The Malaysian Indian United Party (MIUP) is pressing for full membership of the Barisan Nasional (BN), the ruling coalition, a party official has said. The MIUP, which is ... Read more...

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More Chinese and Tamil language teachers to be recruited from 2011


July 1st, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Malaysia, July 1 (ANI): Eyeing upon putting into operation the Pupils Own Language (POL) policy in around 7,000 primary schools nationwide, more Chinese and Tamil language teachers will be recruited from the ... Read more...

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3D characters ‘Upin and Ipin’ heading to Bollywood in April


January 26th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 26 (ANI): Malaysian 3D characters Upin and Ipin will be heading to India's Bollywood this April.According to Berita Harian, 'Upin and Ipin' will be translated into Hindi and screened ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni on cloud nine after hearing her songs play on MAS planes


October 9th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 9 (ANI): France's First Lady Carla Bruni is delighted that Malaysian Airlines is playing her album on their planes.Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who returned home after ... Read more...

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107-year-old Malay woman wants 23rd hubby!


September 14th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Sept 14 (ANI): A 107-year-old woman is looking for a groom to marry for the 23rd time because she fears her present hubby will leave her after coming out of ... Read more...

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Malaysian banks are refusing to accept Tamil written cheques, says MP


June 18th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 18 (ANI): An opposition MP has expressed surprise that local banks are still refusing to honour cheques written in Tamil, the Malaysia Nanban reports.Seremban MP John Fernandez, who is ... Read more...

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60 Tamil schools to get a facelift in Malaysia


May 26th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 26 (ANI): Reports indicate that the Malaysian government is planning to rebuild 60 Tamil schools in the country, many with new buildings.The schools would be given a facelift ... Read more...

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Hindraf leader to stay on as assemblyman in Malaysia


May 10th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Petaling Jaya, May 10 (ANI): Hindraf lawyer and Kota Alam Shah assemblyman M. Manoharan will not be stepping down from his seat as he is no longer an Internal Security Act ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Congress calls for release of three other HINDRAF members


April 4th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr.10 (ANI): The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) has urged the federal government to release the other three Hindu Rights Action Front (HINDRAF) members, who were detained under Internal Security ... Read more...

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Malaysia’s Badawi to quit as prime minister next week


March 28th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 28 (IANS) Malaysia prepared for a smooth political transition Saturday with Abdullah Ahmed Badawi announcing that he would meet the royal constitutional head of state Thursday to express ... Read more...

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Since January 10,000 Malaysians went jobless


January 30th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
According to the executive director Shamsuddin Bardan of the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF),more than 10,000 Malaysians have lost their jobs since January 1.It is also expected there are more to loose their ... Read more...

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Malaysia Govt sets up body to address Indians commercial interests


August 29th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur , Aug 29 (ANI): Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has reportedly set up a new cabinet sub-committee to champion the commercial interests of the Indian community.The ... Read more...

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Scholarships for meritorious Malaysian Indian students


July 14th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 14 (IANS) Meritorious Malaysian Indian students who score 9As and above in the higher secondary schools will be given scholarships from this year to pursue their studies in state ... Read more...

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Malaysian Deputy PM says Malay Indian grievances will be resolved


February 4th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Feb.4 (ANI): The grievances of Malay Indians will be addressed and attempts will be made by the government to resolve them soon, Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak ... Read more...

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Indonesian President leads state funeral for Soeharto


January 28th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by admin
Jakarta, Jan.28 (ANI): Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono today led a state funeral procession for former president Soeharto at the Astana Giribangun family cemetery in Karanganyar in the country's Central Java province. A ... Read more...

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US should not meddle in Malaysias affairs, says Deputy PM


December 29th, 2007 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec.29 (ANI): Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has said that the United States must mind its own business in regard to Malaysia's application of the Internal Security ... Read more...

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Malaysian Deputy PM urges people to ignore Hindraf


December 11th, 2007 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 11 (ANI): Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has urged the people of the country, especially the leaders of political parties, to ignore the demands made ... Read more...

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