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PETALING JAYA : Malaysia is gaining popularity in the United States as a name, with more American parents choosing to name their baby girl after the country.  

According to the US social security website, the name Malaysia has jumped 80 spots to the 399th place in the rankings for the most popular female name in 2014.  

A total of 810 baby girls were named Malaysia in 2014, which represents 0.042% of the total female births in 2014.  

The name Malaysia was ranked 479 in 2013 with 632 girls registered under the name.   

In 2012, 512 girls were named Malaysia with the ranking of 570. The name was ranked 965 in 2011, with 265 girls being named after the country.  

Even Malaya proved to be a popular name for girls, with 446 girls being registered under the name in 2014, and ranked 636.  

Other popular country names in the US include Jordan, Israel, Georgia, Kenya, Chad, America, Holland and Ireland. 

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The Multimedia Development Corporation (MDec) today launched the national campaign #YOUCANDUIT, calling for Malaysians to start making money online through digital platforms.

The campaign was simultaneously launched with the Malaysia Inklusif Negara Digital (MINDA) programme here today.

MDec chief executive officer Datuk Yasmin Mahmood said #YOUCANDUIT hoped to improve the livelihood of the B40 group (Bottom 40) per cent household with income less than RM4,000) and inspiring digital

UMNO views Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's decision to work with the opposition as a very big mistake, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
 
The Prime Minister and UMNO president said the action of both the former senior leaders of UMNO had also incurred the wrath and disappointment of UMNO leaders and members.
 
"I see most of the UMNO leaders, they are very angry and disappointed with Tun Dr Mahathir's decision to work with the opposition.

Police have solved six murder cases including one attempted murder after the men in blue gunned down two hired assassins early today (Feb 21) in a deadly shootout following a car chase.

In a press conference, State CID chief SAC Dev Kumar confirmed the case, saying the police were identifying the employer of the assassins.

He said the shooters travelled in a vehicle or motorcycle to victimise their targets.

One of the two who were shot dead was identified as Joshua Beti Chong, 44, from Sri

The Opposition should form a shadow Cabinet to save time and do its part in instituting parliamentary reform, Dewan Rakyat Speaker Pandikar Amin Mulia said yesterday.

He said the current method employed by the Opposition pact had led to a messy session where different MPs asked the same questions over and over again, consuming too much time and taking away opportunities for others to put forward their queries.

“Why do you have to insist on reforms for other people? Reform yourself first

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HRH Prince Khalid Al Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud,

Adviser to the King of Saudi Arabia and Governor of Makkah

His Excellency Mr Mahmat Simsek, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey

His Excellency Dr Taufik Al Rabiah, Minister of Commerce and Industry of Saudi Arabia,

His Excellency Dato’ Seri Wahid Omar, Minister in the Prime Minister, Economic Unit

His Excellency Dato’ Seri Major-General Jamil

Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem says his main concern is to ensure Sarawakian receive similar treatment as their fellow citizens in Peninsular Malaysia.

“I don’t want the various Dayak ethnic groups to be called ‘lain-lain’ and neither do  I want the present generation Chinese in the state to be called ‘pendatang’, he reiterated when officiating at the launching ceremony of Sejiwa Senada programme here yesterday.”

The Chinese in Sarawak are from the second, third or fourth

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