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2012-11-02 14:30:13

Iskandar Malaysia, the first "smart metropolis" of Southeast Asia founded on principles of social integration as well as low carbon emissions thanks to a green economy and green technologies, is a potential template for urban development in emerging countries with burgeoning populations, international experts say.

2011-02-16 06:31:00

ISTANBUL, February 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Diary Event: Wednesday 23rd February Leaders of two of the world's principle Muslim majority democracies, Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Razak and the Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey, Ali Babacan are coming together with leading religious, business and youth leaders on Wednesday 23rd February in a public call for moderate Islam to stand up and be counted. The call for moderate Islam to speak out against extremism and for the...

2008-09-18 12:00:14

Text of report in English by Malaysian independent website Malaysiakini, owned by Mkinin Dotcom, on 18 September [Unattributed report: "PM rejects 'no confidence' session"] Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi today rejected a call by Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim for an emergency Parliament session to debate a no-confidence motion.

2008-09-18 09:00:14

Text of report in English by Malaysian official news agency Bernama website [Unattributed report from the "General" page: "Anwar Now A Threat To Economy And National Security, Says Abdullah"] Putrajaya, Sept 17 (Bernama) - Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said Wednesday that Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has now become a threat to the economy and national security.

2008-09-11 00:00:25

GEORGE TOWN: The controversy surrounding Bukit Bendera Umno division chief Datuk Ahmad Ismail has reached a farcical extent, with petrol stations drawn into the fray.

2008-09-02 00:00:17

By Hafidah Samat ALLEYCATS Non-Malay band Alleycats has survived for 40 years in the music business because its themes of love, hardship and relationships appeal to all races, writes HAFIDAH SAMAT. Alleycats frontman David Arumugam has never sounded this "aggressive".

2008-09-02 00:00:17

By Dennis Chua GENTING HIGHLANDS' annual Ambang Merdeka Concert will be held today at the highland resort's Outdoor Theme Park. The concert kicks off at 9pm and ends with the annual Merdeka countdown and flag-raising from 11.45pm to midnight.

2008-08-27 06:00:21

By Thomas Fuller Anwar Ibrahim, the leader of the Malaysian opposition, easily defeated his opponent from the country's governing coalition in a closely watched special election Tuesday, returning to Parliament after a decade-long absence.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.