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Malacca treasure no longer a myth

Obama to visit Masjid Negara

Four first ladies pay courtesy call on the queen

Locket saved my life, says constable

Nation

Couple die after taking poison

MUAR: A couple died after both were suspected of consuming poison at their home in Bukit Gambir near here.

Water from old mining pools to be pumped into Sungai Selangor

SHAH ALAM: Selangor’s water woes may get some relief when water from ponds around Sungai Selangor is pumped into the river to boost its flow on dry days.

Regional

Young royals learn how to DJ in Adelaide

ADELAIDE: Britain’s Prince William visited the South Australian town named after his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II, where he and wife Kate met disadvantaged youngsters and tried their hands at DJ-ing.

Poll: Transport still a big problem

As the Government prepares its agenda for the second half of its term, The Straits Times presents a survey of over 500 Singaporeans to get a sense of how they think of key issues since the 2011 general election.

World

Exclusive - EU considers ban on deals with banks in Crimea

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union may ban transactions with financial institutions in Crimea as part of its response to the annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula by Russia last month, an EU document obtained by Reuters showed.

Ukraine forces kill up to five rebels, Russia starts drill near border

Ukrainian security force officers are deployed at a checkpoint set on fire and left by pro-Russian separatists near Slaviansk April 24, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

SLAVIANSK, Ukraine/ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) - U krainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow rebels on Thursday as they closed in on the separatists' military stronghold in the east and Russia launched army drills near the border in response, raising fears its troops would go in.

Community

Hands-on experience in building a house

IT WAS a life-changing experience for 34 Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) students when they were given the opportunity to build a wooden house for a resident in an orang asli settlement in Bukit Jenuk, Dengkil, recently.

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  1. Lawyer suffocates in attempt to rescue puppies from metre-deep hole
  2. Firefly flight bound for Kota Baru forced to turn back
  3. When the world turns upside down
  4. The Obama double in Malaysia
  5. Malacca treasure no longer a myth
  6. Babysitter swings one-year-old - and kills her instead
  7. TV series 'Indian Summers' to be shot in Penang
  8. Couple die after taking poison
  9. Malaysian passport 9th best in the world
  10. Japanese oil tanker robbed, three crew believed kidnapped in dramatic dawn raid

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