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AseanPlus News 31 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

1,001 addicts in Vietnam escape drug rehab centre

Hanoi: A hundred drug addicts escaped a compulsory rehab centre in southern Vietnam, officials said, the latest breakout to hit the country’s controversial treatment facilities.

Community 31 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

Taiping gets three new councillors

THREE community leaders were sworn in as new Taiping district councillors with 21 others, who had their appointments renewed.

Community 31 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

State to assist Sarawakians based in peninsular Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sarawak Government will continue to look after the welfare of its people in peninsular Malaysia via assistance channeled through the Sarawakians in Peninsula Association.

World 31 Jan 2017 | 2:33 AM

Trump fires acting attorney general who defied him on travel ban

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Monday fired the acting attorney general, a holdover from the Obama administration, after she ordered Justice Department attorneys not to defend his controversial executive order on immigration.

TECH 31 Jan 2017 | 2:55 AM

Japan's Father of PAC-MAN arcade game dies at 91

Japanese toy and game software maker Bandai Namco Holdings said that its founder Masaya Nakamura, known as "Father of PAC-MAN", has died at the age of 91.

Nation 31 Jan 2017 | 3:57 AM

Illegal village jetty used to ferry Chinese tourists, says state minister

KOTA KINABALU: The tour company that owned the catamaran which sank on the way to Pulau Mengalum on Saturday had illegally used the Kampung Tanjung Aru jetty to transport tourists.

Economy 31 Jan 2017 | 3:59 AM

December producer price index surges 6.5%

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Producer Price Index (PPI) for December 2016 surged 6.5% from a year ago, mainly due to a higher cost of production in agriculture, forestry and fishing, the Statistics Department said.

World 31 Jan 2017 | 5:05 AM

Christian university in North Korea seeks Texas A&M academic help

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (Reuters) - The leaders of the only private university in North Korea asked Texas A&M University, known for its agricultural economics and public health programs, for help on Monday in teaching subjects such as how to grow food in a land of chronic shortages.

World 31 Jan 2017 | 5:35 AM

U.S. embassy cables detail foreign dismay at immigration order

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. State Department officials on Monday circulated a draft memo criticizing President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration, prompting a retort from the White House that they should "get with the program or they can go."

World 31 Jan 2017 | 5:36 AM

Ireland to review U.S. customs pre-clearance at Irish airports

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland will conduct a complete review of U.S. customs pre-clearance arrangements at its airports following the concern caused by President Donald Trump's curbs on immigration, the government said on Monday.