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Gerakan unanimously decides to leave Barisan Nasional

PETALING JAYA: Gerakan has unanimously decided to leave the Barisan Nasional coalition, said the party's central committee in a press release on Saturday (June 23).

Zambry: We lost Perak because our own party members were unhappy with candidates chosen

LUMUT: Perak Barisan Nasional lost the general elections partly because component party members were unhappy with the choice of election candidates said Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir.

Selangor top cop says Jamal Yunos manhunt still on

HULU SELANGOR: The police will not hesitate to arrest Sungai Besar Umno chief Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos if he is spotted during the upcoming party polls.

Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos. -filepic

Voting for Umno Youth, Wanita and Puteri underway today

KUALA LUMPUR: Delegates from Umno have begun voting to choose the chiefs of three party wings - Youth, Wanita and Puteri today (June 23).

Delegates from Subang division waiting to cast their votes. -Starpic

Land in Jinjang, KL, allegedly sold cheaply to Umno-linked companies says Kepong MP

KUALA LUMPUR: A case of land in Jinjang probably sold at below market value to two Umno-linked companies should be investigated, said Kepong MP Lim Lip Eng.

Zahid Hamidi: Umno must eradicate warlord and money politics culture

PETALING JAYA: Umno has to eradicate the culture of warlords and money politics to return the people's trust and that of its own members to the party, says its vice president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

R.AGE wins major award, lobbies new government

PETALING JAYA: A team of young Malaysian journalists is taking ad­­van­­tage of an international award win to lobby the new Government for further action against student trafficking.

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Almost all foreign workers in study carry food poisoning microbes

KUALA LUMPUR: Almost all foreign workers tested in a study were found to be carrying microbes which could cause food poisoning and even death, and a small percentage of them harboured antibiotic resistant bacteria, said researchers.

Dicing with danger: Lack of hygiene among food handlers, especially foreign workers, can result in serious foodborne diseases.

Ten suggestions from Apple Vacations boss to improve our tourism industry

What should the yet-to-be appointed Tourism Minister mark as priorities? Cleaner toilets and efficient services are just some of what should be looked into, according to a ‘to do’ list provided by a senior private sector official.

File photo of a broken public toilet at a hawker centre in Penang.

3 family companies control 75% of country’s drug biz, claims Klang MP on medical supplies scandal

SHAH ALAM: Klang MP Charles Santiago has lodged a report with the anti-graft body following allegations that former ministers and elected representatives were among those implicated in the monopoly of prices of medical supplies.

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