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    16 Rohingyas on illegal Malaysia voyage held

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:56pm on September 15, 2019

    The Coast Guard arrested at least 16 Rohingyas including 10 women and two children on their way to Malaysia illegally from Habirchara point in Teknaf...

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    99 Malaysian couples tie knot on auspicious day

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:00am on September 10, 2019

    Ninety-nine couples tied the knot in a mass wedding ceremony at a Chinese temple in Malaysia on Monday, the ninth day of the ninth month...

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    Malaysian companies more interested to invest in Bangladesh: envoy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 31, 2019

    Malaysia wants to further strengthen its relations with Bangladesh and explore opportunities in the areas of trade, investment and tourism, its envoy said Friday. ‘We...

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    Malaysia to engage in Rakhine on Rohingya return

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:48pm on August 30, 2019

    Malaysia would engage in facilitating repatriation of the Rohingyas in Rakhine of Myanmar through ASEAN humanitarian assistance mechanism, Malaysian acting high commissioner Amir Farid Bin...

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    Malaysian former PM Najib Razak’s biggest graft trial begins

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:49pm on August 28, 2019

    Malaysia’s ex-prime minister Najib Razak played a pivotal role in plundering the state’s 1MDB fund and channelled hundreds of millions of dollars into his own...

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    Malaysia’s poverty figures inaccurate

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 01:29pm on August 23, 2019

    A UN human rights expert on Friday disputed Malaysia’s assertion that it has nearly eliminated poverty, saying that official figures were vastly inaccurate and do...

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    Zakir Naik apologises over racial remarks

    Reuters. Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 01:43pm on August 20, 2019

    Controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik apologised on Tuesday for making racially sensitive remarks in Malaysia, a day after he was questioned by police for...

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    Malaysia continues to detain undocumented workers amid amnesty

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on August 20, 2019

    The Malaysian immigration department  continues to detain the undocumented expatriate  workers though the amnesty declared by the  government is still in force. Bangladeshi workers and...

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    Najib’s major 1MDB trial postponed

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:00am on August 20, 2019

    Malaysian ex-leader Najib Razak’s most significant 1MDB trial, which centres on claims huge sums ended up in his bank account, was postponed Monday for a...

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    India says probing jump in refined palm oil imports from Malaysia

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    India has initiated a probe into whether a jump in refined palm oil shipments from Malaysia is causing serious injury to domestic industry, the trade...