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Update ‘Don’t meddle in Johor affairs’: Sultan after PM Mahathir says he will pick new chief minister

‘Don’t meddle in Johor affairs’: Sultan after PM Mahathir says he will pick new chief minister

 

 

JOHOR BAHRU: The Sultan of Johor Ibrahim Iskandar on Wednesday (Apr 10) hit out at what he believed was interference in the southern state’s affairs, amid a lack of consensus over the nomination process for a new chief minister following the 

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Deadly Super-fungus Candida auris kills in Spore

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At least three people in Singapore were found to be infected with Candida auris, a deadly drug-resistant fungus that has been spreading worldwide.

One patient recovered, another left Singapore against medical advice, and the last died. 791 more words

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How Brexit Plays Into China's Hands | Bad Brexit Deal | China Uncensored

China Uncensored

Brexit is nigh. And like your standard divorce, Britain splitting up with the European Union is bound to be partly painful. But one country that’s looking forward to spinning all that hurt in its favor is China. 33 more words

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Landslide kills five diamond miners in South Kalimantan - National - The Jakarta Post

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South Kalimantan

A joint search and rescue team has rescued two miners and recovered five dead bodies after a landslide hit an artisanal diamond mine in Banjarbaru, South Kalimantan. 267 more words

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Protesters warn of Chinese 'invasion' of Philippines - SE Asia - The Jakarta Post

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Protesters descended on the Chinese embassy in Manila on Tuesday to oppose the Asian superpower’s growing sway in the Philippines and as tensions rise over Beijing’s presence in the disputed South China Sea. 325 more words

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Japan Grounds F-35 Fleet After Jet Disappears From Radar Over Pacific

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It appears that its ‘s turn to bask in the aviation spotlight for a little while

Earlier today, a Japanese F-35 stealth fighter jet with one pilot on board unexpectedly disappeared from radar while on a training mission over the Pacific on Tuesday night, 

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Malaysia firm on repeal of Anti-Fake News Act, Dr Mahathir - AsiaOne

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Malaysia stands firm over repeal of Anti-Fake News Act: Mahathir – ASIA ONE

Malaysia will stick by its decision to repeal the Anti-Fake News Act and will not follow its neighbor Singapore in bid to tackle “online falsehoods”. 426 more words

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