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Corrupt Customs officer fined RM10,000

By Sylvia Looi - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

IPOH: A 40-year-old Customs Department's assistant enforcement officer has been fined RM10,000 and jailed five months after he was found guilty of asking RM500 from a mini market operator.

Mysterious light attracts Sabah people

By AVILA GERALDINE - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

KOTA KINABALU: A strange vertical light that formed in the sky had caught the attention of many Sabah people, last night.

Lim Guan Eng defends online news portal

By BALVIN KAUR - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has come to the defence of online news portal Malaysiakini over its report that Penang Voluntary Patrol Unit chairman, Phee Boon Poh, who is also a state executive councillor, was treated like a criminal while under police custody.

‘Dons must be proactive’

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday called on academicians to play a more proactive role in efforts to boost the country's wealth.

English literacy vital, says DPM

Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

CYBERJAYA: ENGLISH will be made a must-pass subject for students in public universities, said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

Azmin named MB candidate?

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

SHAH ALAM: PKR and DAP are believed to have nominated another candidate aside from Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail as their choice for Selangor menteri besar.

Malaysia 20th most competitive globally

Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia continued an upbeat momentum in its international rankings, rising among the top 20 most competitive economies in the world in a latest survey.

Mournful day at KLIA

By AZURA ABAS AND ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

SEPANG: AS several hundred people waited at Bunga Raya Complex yesterday, the air hung heavy with sadness.

Media condemns pixman’s assault

Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Press organisations yesterday condemned the assault on a New Straits Times photographer, Aizuddin Saad, while covering the homecoming of three MH17 victims at the Nirvana Memorial Centre in Sungai Besi here.

Remains laid to rest at home

By AUDREY DERMAWAN AND EUNICE AU - Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

TELUK INTAN: JUST before flying to Amsterdam, Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 first officer Muhd Firdaus Abdul Rahim was told by his wife that she was expecting their first child.