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Yes, the Eurasians in Melaka love a good party… but Festa San Pedro is also so much more

A Troupe of young Dancers perform traditional dances in cultural attire during the Festa San Pedro in Melaka, June 29, 2022. — Picture by Choo Choy May By Zarrah Morden Saturday, 02 Jul 2022 7:00 AM MYT UJONG PASIR, July 2 — After a hiatus of two years because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Festa …

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Asked why he never denied to MACC on using charity’s funds for credit card bills, Zahid claims he was ‘under pressure’

KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 — Former Deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today claimed to have been under pressure during the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) July 2018 investigations on him, and suggested that he had no choice but to sign the witness statements which he claimed Investigators had pre-prepared. While initially confirming that …

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Tired of being ignored and judged, The Fat Squad was formed as a community advocating for fat people

Every time she steps out of her home – whether it is to go to work, the mall or the park – Farizah Ahmad is filled with trepidation. As a fat person, Farizah says the outside world is daunting and cruel. When she’s outside, people take photos or videos of her, laugh at her or …

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In Pasir Salak, Voters see little chance of Tajuddin Defending seat as independent

Sharul Hafiz Zam, 36, from Kampung Pulau Gajah said the area has been a BN stronghold for decades and it would be difficult for any independent — even Tajuddin — to overcome this. — Picture by Farhan Najib KAMPUNG GAJAH, July 1 — Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman’s Popularity in Pasir Salak alone would not …

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Prosecution asks ‘Naughty’ Zahid to behave while testifying as court not ‘kedai kopi’

Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi arrives at the Kuala Lumpur High Court June 30, 2022. – Picture by Hari Anggara By Ida Lim Thursday, 30 Jun 2022 2:16 PM MYT KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 – The Prosecution today asked Umno President Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to behave himself in the High Court while testifying …

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Penny Wong takes a stroll down memory lane on ‘Balik Kampung’ visit to Kota Kinabalu (VIDEO)

Wong (right) with her younger brother enjoying their favorite childhood breakfast of fish congee, handmade noodles and fish paste balls at a locally famous eatery Kuo Man in Sunny Garden. – Picture by Julia Chan KOTA KINABALU, June 30 – Australian Foreign Minister and Senator Penny Wong reconnected today with the city where she was …

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When you need your ‘bergedil’ and ‘Kari campur’ fix, Zainul Nasi Kandar in PJ still draws crowds from all walks of life

PETALING JAYA, June 30 – You have to arrive here well before lunchtime if you want to avoid a snaking queue, the sort that builds up at a Pokémon collectible launch or a Michelin-starred ramen-ya in Tokyo … or at a very good nasi kandar stall. Indeed, the line is starting to wind around the …

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University options with four world-leading schools in Malaysia

WITH the University of Reading, an internationally-recognized UK education is now more accessible, affordable and flexible than ever. The state-of-the-art branch campus in Malaysia is located at EduCity, Iskandar Johor. In Malaysia, its international branch campus offers the same high-quality UK education and degree as in the UK, but at around 40% of the overall …

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2022 Mazda MX-30 EV officially introduced in Malaysia – Mid and High spec, Q4 deliveries, priced fr RM199k

Following its preview back in April, Bermaz Motor has now announced that bookings have officially opened for the Mazda MX-30 EV, with prices starting from RM198,780 for the fully-imported from Japan offering. However, it’ll be a while before the car hits the road, as the first deliveries to Malaysian customers are expected to begin only …

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MCMC approves Celcom-Digi Merger, 70MHz of Spectrum and Yoodo to be divested

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has announced the approval of the Celcom-Digi Merger after both submitted their Merger application in July 2021. The two telcos will form Malaysia’s largest telco, overtaking Maxis. According to the MCMC, they issued a Statement of Issues (SOI) to both Celcom and Digi in April 2022 to address …

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