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Set up special task force to investigate 1MDB: ACAB

A special task force should be set up to conduct a comprehensive investigation into the allegations and accusations against the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Home minister says mass graves found: report

Malaysia's home minister has announced that mass graves have been found in the country's north near detention camps run by human traffickers, a report said Sunday.

Malaysia-Japan trade up 1.4%

Malaysia's total trade with Japan increased by 1.4 percent in 2014, reaching RM137.45 billion (US$42 billion), said Malaysian Ambassador to Japan Datuk Ahmad Izlan Idris.

ESSCom plans strategy to tackle remnants of abductors

The East Sabah Security Command (ESSCom) will continue to draw up strategy to face remnants of the cross-border criminals although one of the leaders of the militant group Abu Sayyaf, who was linked to the abduction of two Malaysians in Sandakan, was killed recently.

Speech clubs for Umno divisions nationwide

All Umno divisions in the country have been directed to set up speech clubs to deliver information on current issues to the local communities.

PAS to decide ties with DAP at congress

PAS deputy spiritual leader Datuk Ahmad Yakob said PAS' annual congress next month will determine its ties and cooperation with its partners in the Pakatan Rakyat, especially the DAP.

Kidnap victims' families receive calls from abductors

KOTA KINABALU, May 23 (Bernama) -- Sabah police commissioner Datuk Jalaluddin Abdul Rahman confirmed that the families of two Malaysians who were kidnapped from a seafood restaurant in Sandakan last May 14 had received three telephone calls from their abductors.

Besides the demand for ransom, he said, the caller also asked for money to pay for the victims' food and beverage and also for medical cost of one of the victims, Thien Nyuk Fun,50, who has diabetes.

SPAD suggests new rail line for Kelantan

The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) has suggested to the government to study the possibility of constructing a new railway line in Kelantan that is free from the threat of the floods.

Traders exploit GST to burden people: Najib

The action of some traders who exploited the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has burdened the people when the tax system was implemented last April 1, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

11MP focuses on increasing people's income: Muhyiddin

The 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) focuses on increasing the people's income to enable Malaysia to achieve the status of high income nation by 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said.