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More debris from missing jet?

This chunk of metallic debris was found yesterday on a beach on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean, close to where a Boeing 777 wing part believed to belong to... read more

Early start for MediShield Life: Nov 1

THE long-awaited MediShield Life health insurance that will cover everyone, even the old and sick, is starting two months ahead of schedule on Nov 1. First announced by Prime... read more

Cooking fumes behind some cancer cases?

MADAM Tay, in her 50s, has early stage lung cancer. But the online trader has never touched a cigarette in her life. Neither have her family members, including her parents and an... read more

Does this belong to missing MAS jet?

SAINT-ANDRE, FRANCE INVESTIGATORS scrambled yesterday to study the plane wreckage that washed up on a tiny Indian Ocean island, fuelling hopes that one of aviation's greatest... read more

2 women stepped on problem panel minutes earlier

TWO of the three female mall employees who witnessed a mother plunge into a hole after the floor panel of an escalator in China gave way had a close shave just minutes earlier,... read more

Fire at police HQ in Malaysia

A fire raging at Malaysia's police headquarters in Bukit Aman, Kuala Lumpur, last evening. The fire broke out on the 10th floor of Tower 2, which houses the Criminal Investigation... read more

Muhyiddin confident of keeping Umno post

KUALA LUMPUR DESPITE being axed from the Cabinet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin is confident that his position as deputy president of the ruling United... read more

Najib drops deputy in Cabinet reshuffle

KUALA LUMPUR MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Najib Razak yesterday sacked his deputy, Muyhiddin Yassin, and attorney-general Abdul Gani Patail in a Cabinet reshuffle widely seen as an... read more

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Marine Parade MPs hope ESM Goh stays

POLITICAL parties have shed more light on their plans in Marine Parade for the upcoming general election. Marine Parade GRC MP Tan Chuan-Jin said yesterday that Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong is "still very healthy", and the Group...




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