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  1. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia gang violence fed by drugs, guns and race

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 04:41pm by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... shocked a nation proud of its record of stability despite a tense mix of races and religions. High-profile unsolved killings have included Malaysia’s deputy customs chief in April and a widely ...

  2. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Online news site office vandalised in Kuala Lumpur amid rising ethnic tensions

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 10:35pm by Jennifer Pak

    ... Jennifer Pak in Kuala Lumpur Online portal had reported extensively on satirical video made by Chinese Christian politician that Muslims said was insulting Race row: Office of news site ... Malay Muslim groups said that the video was an insult to their race and Islam and initially offered 500 ringgit (HK$1,180) to people who would slap the female politician. They later increased ...

  3. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Ethnic Malays in line for further policy support

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... of the ethnic Malay majority, entrenching race-based policies seen as shoring up Malay support ahead of a key ruling party meeting. The measures include privatising some government services and granting ... to base government assistance more strongly on needs than on race. But those plans have largely failed due to resistance from within the ruling United Malays National Organisation. ...

  4. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    At least 37 dead as Malaysian bus plunges into ravine

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 05:53pm by AFP

    ... in the Genting Highlands, as well as on horse-racing and private lotteries. Ethnic Chinese and Indians, many of who are non-Muslims, account for roughly a third of the country’s 28 million people. ...

  5. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Fresh fears over Malaysian gun crime

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... as two years with a minister's consent and had been introduced in 1969 following race riots. He also scrapped the Internal Security Act (ISA), which was introduced in 1960 to tackle ...

  6. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia rethinks controversial Islamic conversion bill

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Chew

    ... of Malaysia's 29.6 million population are Muslim, according to the CIA World Factbook. Under the constitution, all Malays are automatically Muslims and followers of other races, including Chinese ...

  7. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    'Record voter turnout' in Malaysia as polls close

    Posted May 05th 2013, 02:04pm by AFP

    ... coalition is widely given the edge, but Anwar has been feted by massive crowds on the stump and recent opinion polls have suggested a race too close to predict. Pakatan has gained traction ... “It’s a tight run. But I’m not scared, I’m excited,” retiree H.Y. Ong said of the race before voting in the capital Kuala Lumpur. “The times have changed, [the government] need to change. Money ...

  8. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Graft buster Paul Low joins Najib's cabinet

    Posted May 18th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Chew

    ... Assembly Hall. "Malaysians must learn to break away from the mentality of race apportion and representation in the cabinet. A Malay can speak for the Chinese and a Chinese can speak ...

  9. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia’s Anwar calls for nationwide protest tour

    Posted May 09th 2013, 01:19pm by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... campaigned on a vow to free up Malaysian society, end what it calls the divisive race politics of the Malay-dominated Barisan, and reform controversial policies that give majority Malays advantages.   ...

  10. Property - International - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia's biggest developer, UEM, taps buyers in land-starved Singapore

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... of arguments over issues including land ownership have been resolved. UEM Land announced 4 billion ringgit worth of projects in Iskandar in December, including an F1 racing test track and an exhibition ...




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