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200 students nabbed overdrugs this year

SHAH ALAM: More than 200 students in Selangor have been arrested for drug-related cases so far this year.

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South Korean star launches Samsung’s most advanced mobile device

KUALA LUMPUR: South Korean celebrity Song Ji-hyo launched the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to great fanfare and a massive crowd at the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur.

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Beer festival organiser wants DBKL to reconsider rejection

PETALING JAYA: The organiser of the Better Beer Festival has asked Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) to reconsider its rejection of the event, saying that it has put security measures in place.

A sportsman through and through

KUALA LUMPUR: Timor Leste para shuttler-cum-coach Anibal G. Pereira came to the Kuala Lumpur Asean Para Games all ready to compete in the men’s SL3 (standing category – impairment in lower limb).

Sporting spirit: Anibal posing with the wheelchair a Malaysian athlete loaned him for his matches.

RM8mil given to fix new village homes

MELAKA: A sum of RM8mil has been set aside to carry out repair works for 844 houses in new villages throughout the country this year, says Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.

Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong signing a plaque at Masjid Tanah Melaka, Thursday.

SEA Games inspire doc to pursue sports medicine

KUALA LUMPUR: Dr Dhaarmin Kumar Savandarajan (pic) loves sports so much that not only did he jump at the chance to serve at the KL SEA Games and the Asean Para Games, he hopes to specialise in sport medicine some day.

Cagers shooting for gold

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian wheelchair basketball team will stay focused on winning gold in the five-on-five event and not be hampered by its loss to Thailand in the three-on-three.

Moral support: Najib congratulating the players after their match against Thaland while Khairy looks on.

MACC nabs three aides to Opposition MP

KUALA LUMPUR: Three aides to an Opposition MP have been picked up over suspected corruption involving a sum of RM20,000.

‘Death penalty not an option’

PETALING JAYA: The seven youths held over the tahfiz fire last Thursday cannot face the death penalty as they are underage, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said.

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Liow: Ocean Alliance relocating to S’pore will not affect efficiency

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports efficiency will not be affected by Ocean Alliance’s move to relocate operations to the Port of Singapore, says Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.