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The Borneo Post
12 pirate attacks reported in southern region so far this yearALOR GAJAH: A total of 12 attacks by pirates have been reported from January un
12 pirate attacks reported in southern region so far this year
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
ALOR GAJAH: A total of 12 attacks by pirates have been reported from January until now in waters under the purview of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA). Southern Region enforcement chief First Maritime Admiral Adon Shalan said of the... Read more
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Anil Netto
Five reasons why Najib is under unbelievable pressureWhen I told a friend I was going to list down five reasons why Najib is in trou
Five reasons why Najib is under unbelievable pressure
Anil Netto / Posted 3 days ago
When I told a friend I was going to list down five reasons why Najib is in trouble, he laughed, “You are going to need more than five!” He was of course right. But let me try all the same. 1. The economy is in trouble The economy alone could... Read more
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The Star
In remembrance of dedicated paediatriciansTO many, the past week was just another week. To the relatively small paediatri
In remembrance of dedicated paediatricians
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
TO many, the past week was just another week. To the relatively small paediatric fraternity of about 700 nationwide, divided among the Health Ministry, universities and private sector, it was a sad week when two of our prominent colleagues passed... Read more
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The Star
Large group gathers in Batu Pahat ahead of Bersih 4.0 rallyPETALING JAYA: A large crowd mostly wearing yellow T-shirts gathered at Dataran
Large group gathers in Batu Pahat ahead of Bersih 4.0 rally
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PETALING JAYA: A large crowd mostly wearing yellow T-shirts gathered at Dataran Batu Pahat, Johor in what is billed as a prelude to the Bersih 4.0 rally, set to take place in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday and Sunday. According to Kwee Tiang Chin, 65, the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
RM2.6 bilion bukan derma, duit 1MDB, kata Dr Mahathir Published: 26 August 2015 3:06 PM Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yakin wang RM2.6 b
RM2.6 bilion bukan derma, duit 1MDB, kata Dr Mahathir
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 26 August 2015 3:06 PM Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yakin wang RM2.6 bilion dalam akaun peribadi Datuk Seri Najib Razak ada kaitan dengan 1Malaysia Development Berhad dan berpendapat Najib... Read more
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The Star
Planting healthy greens add colour to ‘wasteland’BATU PAHAT: The top of a six-storey building along Jalan Sultanah here used to
Planting healthy greens add colour to ‘wasteland’
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
BATU PAHAT: The top of a six-storey building along Jalan Sultanah here used to be empty and forlorn. But under Peter Chew’s tender care for the past one year, the “wasteland” turned into a thriving space of healthy greens. Chew, the Hotel Bungaraya... Read more
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The Star
Zahid: I have met donorBATU PAHAT: Umno deputy president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said he had
Zahid: I have met donor
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
BATU PAHAT: Umno deputy president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said he had met the wealthy Arab family who had donated the US$700mil that was channelled into party president Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s personal account. He said the family, who... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Anti-terrorism commitment among reasons donor gave funds — Ahmad ZahidBATU PAHAT: Malaysia’s commitment to fighting terrorism, upholding the teaching
Anti-terrorism commitment among reasons donor gave funds — Ahmad Zahid
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
BATU PAHAT: Malaysia’s commitment to fighting terrorism, upholding the teachings of the Sunni school of thought and moderation are the reasons why a Middle Eastern donor contributed RM2.6 billion, said UMNO vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid... Read more
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The Borneo Post
M'sia's anti-terrorism commitment among reasons donor gave funds: Ahmad ZahidBATU PAHAT: Malaysia’s commitment to fighting terrorism, upholding the teaching
M'sia's anti-terrorism commitment among reasons donor gave funds: Ahmad Zahid
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
BATU PAHAT: Malaysia’s commitment to fighting terrorism, upholding the teachings of the Sunni school of thought and moderation are the reasons why a Middle Eastern donor contributed RM2.6 billion, said UMNO vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Zahid lancar Karnival Kasih Merdeka JPJ peringkat Johor Published: 22 August 2015 3:12 PM Timbalan Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Ahmad
Zahid lancar Karnival Kasih Merdeka JPJ peringkat Johor
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Published: 22 August 2015 3:12 PM Timbalan Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi melancarkan Karnival Kasih Merdeka 2015 Jabatan Pengangkutan Jalan (JPJ) di Batu Pahat hari ini. –... Read more
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The Star
Don't be seasonal leaders, Zahid tells Umno leadersBATU PAHAT: Umno leaders are once again reminded not to be seasonal leaders (pe
Don't be seasonal leaders, Zahid tells Umno leaders
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
BATU PAHAT: Umno leaders are once again reminded not to be seasonal leaders (pemimpin bermusim) who only go to the ground when the general election or party elections are near. Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said that Umno... Read more
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The Star
Aziz Kaprawi: Jew 'threat' to Umno, Muslims aided by DAP, western mediaBATU PAHAT: The Jews are out to bring down Umno and the Malays with the help of
Aziz Kaprawi: Jew 'threat' to Umno, Muslims aided by DAP, western media
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
BATU PAHAT: The Jews are out to bring down Umno and the Malays with the help of western media and the DAP, said Datuk Abdul Aziz Kaprawi (pic). The Deputy Transport Minister and Sri Gading Umno deputy division chief believed that their motive was to... Read more
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The Star
Man loses smartphone to new FB friend on first dateCompiled by RYANNESH PANICKER, NG SI HOOI and R. ARAVINTHAN A 29-YEAR-OLD man
Man loses smartphone to new FB friend on first date
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Compiled by RYANNESH PANICKER, NG SI HOOI and R. ARAVINTHAN A 29-YEAR-OLD man from Batu Pahat, Johor, lost his smartphone to a woman he had befriended through Facebook, China Press reported. Zheng Wen Kai said he got to know the woman two weeks ago... Read more
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The Star
Students on robot missionBATU PAHAT: Three school friends are on a mission to build a robot which would
Students on robot mission
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
BATU PAHAT: Three school friends are on a mission to build a robot which would surpass their favourite Japanese anime Gundam or Transformer. Batu Pahat High School students Declan Lim Hong Chwen, Tey Wei Long, and Khaw Ming Sheng, believe they are... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
DAP and I – Mohd Shahrir Asri Published: 18 August 2015 12:19 PM “DAP parti komunis Cina. Mereka hendak me
DAP and I – Mohd Shahrir Asri
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 12 days ago
Published: 18 August 2015 12:19 PM “DAP parti komunis Cina. Mereka hendak melenyapkan Melayu dan Islam di Malaysia. Cina2 babi semua tu.” I’ve heard that from almost all Malays since 1987 (I’ve been interested in... Read more
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The Star
Man dies after helping wife escape from burning houseJOHOR BARU: A semi-paralysed elderly man woke up his wife and instructed her to
Man dies after helping wife escape from burning house
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
JOHOR BARU: A semi-paralysed elderly man woke up his wife and instructed her to run out through the back door of their burning house on Monday, but was himself killed in the fire that engulfed their home in Taman Nira near Batu Pahat. Juli Sukar,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Johor prince ticks off Umno leader for comment on palace’s ties with Najib Published: 17 August 2015 11:37 AM Johor crown prince Tunku Ismail Tunku Ibr
Johor prince ticks off Umno leader for comment on palace’s ties with Najib
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 days ago
Published: 17 August 2015 11:37 AM Johor crown prince Tunku Ismail Tunku Ibrahim says there is no need to speculate on the ties between the state palace and prime minister... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bersih 4.0 organisers focused on toppling govt — IGPBATU PAHAT: What’s so ‘bersih’ (clean) about Bersih 4.0? These are the sentime
Bersih 4.0 organisers focused on toppling govt — IGP
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
BATU PAHAT: What’s so ‘bersih’ (clean) about Bersih 4.0? These are the sentiments of the inspector-general of police who has deemed the organisers of Bersih 4.0 as nothing less than selfish and fuelled by an agenda to topple the government. He said... Read more
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The Star
IGP says organisers of Bersih 4.0 are ‘selfish’BATU PAHAT: What is so bersih (clean) about Bersih 4.0? These are the sentimen
IGP says organisers of Bersih 4.0 are ‘selfish’
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
BATU PAHAT: What is so bersih (clean) about Bersih 4.0? These are the sentiments of the Inspector-General of Police who has deemed the organisers of Bersih 4.0 as selfish and fuelled by an agenda to topple the government. He said this was based on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Penganjur Bersih 4 hanya pentingkan diri, kata KPN Published: 16 August 2015 1:09 PM Penganjur perhimpunan Bersih 4 pentingkan
Penganjur Bersih 4 hanya pentingkan diri, kata KPN
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Published: 16 August 2015 1:09 PM Penganjur perhimpunan Bersih 4 pentingkan diri kerana sanggup anjur demonstrasi yang akan menjejaskan kehidupan harian orang ramai, kata Ketua Polis Negara Tan Sri... Read more
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The Star
Shahrir: New PAC chairman should be chosen soonJOHOR BARU: Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samad has reiterated his call for the Parliam
Shahrir: New PAC chairman should be chosen soon
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
JOHOR BARU: Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samad has reiterated his call for the Parliament to have a special one-day sitting next month specifically to appoint a new Public Accounts Committee chairman. The Barisan Nasional Back Benchers chairman said the... Read more
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The Star
No problem between Johor Ruler and PM, says Mohd PuadBATU PAHAT: There is no relationship problem between Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim
No problem between Johor Ruler and PM, says Mohd Puad
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
BATU PAHAT: There is no relationship problem between Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar and Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. Umno supreme council member Datuk Dr Mohd Puad Zarkashi (pic) explained that certain... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Ahli Umno jangan jadi ‘tukang viral’ sebar maklumat tidak sahih, kata Puad Published: 15 August 2015 3:12 PM Ahli Umno jangan jadi 'tukang viral' di me
Ahli Umno jangan jadi ‘tukang viral’ sebar maklumat tidak sahih, kata Puad
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 15 days ago
Published: 15 August 2015 3:12 PM Ahli Umno jangan jadi 'tukang viral' di media sosial, kata Ahli Majlis Majlis Tertinggi Umno Datuk Dr Mohd Puad Zarkashi. – Gambar fail The... Read more
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The Star
Royal family kicks off Kembara Mahkota JohorPONTIAN: The Johor Ruler and the royal family will be travelling 858km across 1
Royal family kicks off Kembara Mahkota Johor
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
PONTIAN: The Johor Ruler and the royal family will be travelling 858km across 10 districts in the state for this year’s 18th edition of the Kembara Mahkota Johor. Among the districts to be visited by Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar are... Read more
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The Star
Donation not brought up at Supreme Council meeting, claims ShafieBATU PAHAT: Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal (pic) says that as far
Donation not brought up at Supreme Council meeting, claims Shafie
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
BATU PAHAT: Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal (pic) says that as far as he can remember, the RM2.6bil donation was never brought up in an Umno Supreme Council meeting. “How would I know of such a donation? As far as I know, the donation... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Kalau saya ‘yes bos’ sudah tentu jadi menteri, kata Shafie Apdal Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal semasa di perasmian Umno Parit Sulong di Maktab Renda
Kalau saya ‘yes bos’ sudah tentu jadi menteri, kata Shafie Apdal
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 22 days ago
Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal semasa di perasmian Umno Parit Sulong di Maktab Rendah Sains Mara Batu Pahat, di Batu Pahat, Johor hari ini. – Gambar The Malaysian Insider oleh Seth Akmal, 8... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
MT Umno tak pernah diberitahu tentang RM2.6 bilion, kata Shafie Apdal Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal berkata derma politik yang diterima Perdana Menteri D
MT Umno tak pernah diberitahu tentang RM2.6 bilion, kata Shafie Apdal
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 22 days ago
Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal berkata derma politik yang diterima Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak tidak pernah dibangkitkan di dalam mesyuarat Majlis Tertinggi Umno. – Gambar The... Read more
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The Star
Escargot trouble for NeelofaCompiled by NURBAITI HAMDAN, TAN SIN CHOW and R. ARAVINTHAN POPULAR TV host an
Escargot trouble for Neelofa
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
Compiled by NURBAITI HAMDAN, TAN SIN CHOW and R. ARAVINTHAN POPULAR TV host and actress Noor Neelofa Mohd Noor (pic) has admitted that she did not know that escargot had been declared haram (prohibited) by the Islamic Development Department... Read more
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The Star
Man killed after car skids off roadJOHOR BARU: A 25-year-old self-employed man died on the spot when he lost contr
Man killed after car skids off road
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
JOHOR BARU: A 25-year-old self-employed man died on the spot when he lost control of his car and hit a tree at KM2.5 Jalan Kuala Sedili-Mawai, near Kampung Orang Asli Sungai Selangi. He was among three who were killed in three separate cases in the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Mid, small cap stocks cruising the tailwindsIn times of uncertainties, trading and investing ideas are hard to come by. Ana
Mid, small cap stocks cruising the tailwinds
The Borneo Post / Posted 29 days ago
In times of uncertainties, trading and investing ideas are hard to come by. Analysts and fund managers have been scratching their heads trying to uncover good companies and undervalued stocks for investors to place their money. In a business... Read more

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