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  1. PKR: Urgent need for rice subsidy programme to be reviewed

    PKR: Urgent need for rice subsidy programme to be reviewed

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 24, 2015: The selection process, enforcement mechanisms, monitor and control measures were among matters...

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  2. Mass graves containing suspected trafficked migrants discovered

    Mass graves containing suspected trafficked migrants discovered

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 24, 2015: A mass grave containing...

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  3. ‘In Malaysia political leaders need only fear incarceration, not death penalty’

    ‘In Malaysia political leaders need only fear incarceration, not death penalty’

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 24, 2015: Malaysian politicians still...

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World
  1. Indonesia begins search for migrant boats

    Indonesia begins search for migrant boats

    JAKARTA, May 24, 2015: Indonesia has begun search and rescue operations for stranded migrant boats carrying Bangladeshis...

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  2. One-sided death toll in Mexico gunfight raises questions

    One-sided death toll in Mexico gunfight raises questions

    MEXICO CITY, May 24, 2015: Puddles of blood and bullet...

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  3. Saudi religious leaders urge calm as village hit by Islamic State seethes

    Saudi religious leaders urge calm as village hit by Islamic State seethes

    DUBAI, May 24, 2015: Saudi Arabia’s top Sunni...

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  1. Boat people at our door

  2. Are you ready for a smoke-free environment?

  3. All Sides: Compulsory credit in SPM Bahasa paper for MPs — yay or nay?

  4. ALL SIDES: Will raising EPF withdrawal age benefit more Malaysians?

  5. ALL SIDES: Is 10% service charge fair or should tipping be allowed instead?

  6. ALL SIDES: Was the Anwar White House petition the right move?

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  1. Boat people at our door

    Boat people at our door

    FOR the past one week, the phrase boat people has been one of the most talked about subjects. When news broke that more than a thousand people from Bangladesh and Myanmar had landed on our shores in Langkawi Island, reports have been trickling in that there are more boats out at sea, ferrying these victims of...

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  2. Are you ready for a smoke-free environment?

    Are you ready for a smoke-free environment?

    PUBLIC feedback is being sought on a proposal to ban smoking at eateries. ‘The Rakyat Post’ asked our Facebook readers to share their thoughts with us on this. So are folks ready for a smoke-free environment? Aubrey Tan: I hate smokers.They just cannot care less even when there are children around...

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  3. All Sides: Compulsory credit in SPM Bahasa paper for MPs  — yay or nay?

    All Sides: Compulsory credit in SPM Bahasa paper for MPs — yay or nay?

    CONTROVERSIAL preacher Prof Dr Ridhuan Tee Abdullah has suggested that the Election Commission (EC) make it compulsory for future state or Parliament representatives to have at least a credit in their SPM Bahasa Malaysia paper. Ridhuan said he felt nauseated that certain “ultra kiasu” parliamentarians...

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  4. ALL SIDES: Will raising EPF withdrawal age benefit more Malaysians?

    ALL SIDES: Will raising EPF withdrawal age benefit more Malaysians?

    Mohamed Azman Shah: The issue is not when you withdraw, whether at 55 or 60. The issue is..Malaysians are not being paid enough, hence the contribution to EPF is low. So, why doesn’t the government increase employer’s contribution from current 12% to 20% and give employers tax rebates for the additional...

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  5. ALL SIDES: Is 10% service charge fair or should tipping be allowed instead?

    ALL SIDES: Is 10% service charge fair or should tipping be allowed instead?

    Brandon Lim: The service crew doesn’t really get 100% of the service charge. Normally, they just get a small percentage of the total service charge while the boss gets to keep the rest. In some cases, the service charge is not even distributed as tips. Jordan Khong: I’m all for the tipping system....

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  6. ALL SIDES: Was the Anwar White House petition the right move?

    ALL SIDES: Was the Anwar White House petition the right move?

    Amy Ariff: Did Gandhi and Tunku Abdul Rahman sell  their country’s sovereignty, begging for a country famous for invasions to meddle in a country’s affairs? No. Tolonglah jangan jajah negara sendiri. (Don’t pawn your own country.) SF Loh:  Kalau Gandhi dan Tunku Abdul Rahman perjuangkan kemerdekaan,...

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Viral
  1. Doctor lodges police report over ‘altered MC’

    Doctor lodges police report over ‘altered MC’

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 22, 2015: A medical doctor filed a police report after discovering that one of her medical certificate...

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  2. Student bullied by adult? (video)

    Student bullied by adult? (video)

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 7, 2015: A video of a girl allegedly...

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  3. Singapore millionaire paying RM2.6m to find virgin bride

    Singapore millionaire paying RM2.6m to find virgin bride

    SINGAPORE, April 30, 2015: A “Multi-Millionaire Seeking...

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Rakyat TV
  1. Pray for Nepal: Inter-faith prayer service

  2. Local Rohingya laborers in Langkawi shocked by approaching human trafficking victims

  3. Boat people: Ground zero in Langkawi

  4. Victims of human trafficking syndicates arrive in Pulau Langkawi

  5. Former cabin crew and model rebuilding life after accident

  6. Duo claim trial in deadly Duke crash

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  • May 23, 2015: Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek contributing to a Doodle Art by drawing on the ‘hashtag’ symbol at the launch of Hari Telekomunikasi dan Masyarakat Berinformasi Sedunia 2015 at the Telekom Museum along Jalan Raja Chulan in Kuala Lumpur today. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

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  • May 23, 2015: Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek trying out a telephone made by students of Sekolah Taman Tun Dr Ismail 2 at the launch of Hari Telekomunikasi dan Masyarakat Berinformasi Sedunia 2015 at the Telekom Museum along Raja Chulan in Kuala Lumpur today. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

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  • May 23, 2015: Indonesian singing sensation Datuk Rossa dazzling the crowd at her ‘Malam Keajaiban Cinta Bersama Datuk Rossa’ concert held at the Istana Budaya last night. — TRP pic by Daniel Chan

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  • May 23, 2015: Indonesian singing sensation Datuk Rossa dazzling the crowd at her ‘Malam Keajaiban Cinta Bersama Datuk Rossa’ concert held at the Istana Budaya last night. — TRP pic by Daniel Chan

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  • May 23, 2015: Various puppets, including those of American superhero Superman on display at the Asian Puppetry Conference 2015 held at Dataran Underground in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. The event saw the participation of 10 Asean countries including Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. — TRP pic by Syahirah Roslan

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  • May 23, 2015: Various puppets, including the local wayang kulit on display at the Asian Puppetry Conference 2015 held at Dataran Underground in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. The event saw the participation of 10 Asean countries including Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. — TRP pic Syahirah Roslan

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  • May 23, 2015: Various puppets, including the local wayang kulit are on display at the Asian Puppetry Conference 2015 held at Dataran Underground in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. The event saw the participation of 10 Asean countries including Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. — TRP pic Syahirah Roslan

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  • March 23, 2015: Paralegal and law student Dazie Chai (right) with her friend at the Putrajaya Youth Festival where they dressed up as zombies to volunteer for the Zombie Run event. — TRP pic by Nawar Firdaws

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  • May 19, 2015: A newly born Western Lowland Gorilla baby is held by its mother ‘Frala’ in their enclosure at Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia. The baby gorilla was born six days ago, and is the second sired by the zoo’s new Silverback, Kibali, who arrived from France in 2012. – Reuters pic

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  • May 18, 2015: Newly-elected member of Parliament for Permatang Pauh Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail taking her oath of office in front of Dewan Rakyat Speaker Tan Sri Pandikar Amin Mulia at the Parliament house this morning. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

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