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Miri geared up for mega celebration

Tuesday, 16 September 2014.

MIRI: It is all systems go for the national-level mega celebration to herald the 51st anniversary of Malaysia’s establishment today.

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DPM: RM200,000 allocation for education of Siamese community

By Sharifah Mahsinah Abdullah - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:43

TUMPAT: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today announced the allocation of RM200,000 to the Siamese community to help in their education.

Uphold peace and harmony: Sabah TYT

By AVILA GERALDINE - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:20

KOTA KINABALU: Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun ‎Juhar Mahiruddin called on young Malaysians in Sabah to continue uphold peace and harmony to maintain the nation’s stability.

Pok Li’s fruit salad a hit in Pengkalan Kubor

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 11:52

TUMPAT: A visit to Pengkalan Kubor will not be complete without stopping at Pok Li’s stall which is popular for its fruit salad.

Google unveils Malaysia Day doodle

By SAMEER AHMED SHAIKH - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 10:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Google today unveiled its special Malaysia Day doodle on its website in conjunction with the 51st Malaysia Day celebration.

Malaysian pilgrims holds special Malaysia Day prayers

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 09:57

MECCA: Malaysian pilgrims and Tabung Haji staff staying at all the 12 Tabung Haji hotels in Mecca and Madinah held special prayers on Monday night in conjunction with Malaysia Day today.

‘Strong ties bind us’

By AHMAD FAIRUZ OTHMAN AND ROZANNA LATIFF - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has urged Malaysians to strengthen unity among their fellow countrymen to stave off those out to create discord among the people.

Malaysia helps W. Africa in Ebola fight

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:12

PUTRAJAYA: The government has extended aid to West African nations affected by the deadly Ebola virus, which has infected and killed thousands since March.

Musa: Drop secession talk

By ROY GOH AND ZAFIRA ANWAR - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:12

KOTA KINABALU: SABAH Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman said he is disturbed by “escalating discussions” indicating that Sabah should secede from Malaysia.

‘All must know of nation’s past struggles’

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: As the nation celebrates Malaysia Day, all Malaysians, regardless of race and background, must know of the country’s struggles and the success of nation building.

‘Equitable tax crucial’

By ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR AND RAYMUND WONG - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: THE existing Sales and Services Tax (SST) is no longer suitable for a rapidly growing and progressive economy such as Malaysia, and it is crucial that the country expands and diversifies its tax base, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.