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Maszlee Malik moots education task force to ensure holistic approach amid pandemic

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Libyan minister escapes ‘assassination attempt’

A brazen gun attack in the Libyan capital Tripoli was well planned says the country’s Interior Minister.Fathi Bashagha told Reuters that the gunmen were trying to kill him.He escaped the alleged assassination attempt on his motorcade on Sunday (February 21) and explains what happened.”When we arrived in Janzour, a bullet-proof car approached us, a Toyota, known as a type 27 in Libya, it had an opening for gunfire. It started approaching the convoy, and it started shooting. My guard, who was very well trained, tried to push the car away and protect the

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Former education minister Maszlee Malik raises RM150,000 for stranded students

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 4 — Former education minister Maszlee Malik has raised RM150,648.61 in donations to help stranded university students.

The fund dubbed #siswajagasiswa also received 4,763 applicants as of 7pm yesterday.

The amount was successfully raised within 24 hours, following the Higher Education Ministry’s announcement on October 2 that all public universities would be postponing ongoing student intakes and registrations.

This led to a firestorm of criticism online against the ministry, as many students said that they had already made travel arrangements to their respective universities.

On his official Twitter page, Maszlee thanked all of those who had contributed

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