Warning On Strong Winds, Rough Seas Until Tuesday

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 – Strong south-westerly winds between 40 and 50km per hour with high waves of up to 3.5 metres are expected in the waters off Perlis and Kedah until this Tuesday. The Meterological Department, in a statement Sunday, said thunderstorms were expected to persist in the waters off

853 Orang Asli Villagers Stranded After Bridge Collapse

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IPOH, May 29 – A total of 853 villagers were stranded after a 12.2-metre long bridge in the Orang Asli settlement in Pos Terisu in Cameron Highlands collapsed on Sunday morning. Cameron Highlands police chief DSP Zainalabidin Othman said the bridge, which is the main pathway to the settlement at Batu

Guan Eng: Penang Oil Spill A Major Fiasco

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GEORGE TOWN, May 29 – The ongoing oil spill at the Penang portion of the Malacca Strait is a major environmental fiasco, said Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng today. Lim also said it was “unacceptable” that the discharge from a Port Klang-registered vessel was only reported to state authorities last night,

Cameron Highlands: Wan Junaidi Slams Palanivel

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LANGKAWI, May 29 – Natural Resources and Environment Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar on Sunday slammed Datuk Seri G. Palanivel for not doing anything about illegal land exploitation in Cameron Highlands when he was the minister in charge. He said the the MP for Cameron Highlands held the portfolio

15 Tasek Gelugor Residents Sent To Hospital For Mercury Exposure

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TASEK GELUGOR, May 29 – Fifteen residents in Jalan Padang Menora, Kampung Baru here were sent to the hospital for examination for suspected exposure to mercury Saturday. Kepala Batas Fire and Rescue Department senior assistant superintendent Abdul Aziz Yusuff said all the affected residents’ five houses had been vacated as the

Liow Will Meet With PM To Get BN Stand On Hudud

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 – MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said he would meet with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in the near future to get the Barisan Nasional’s (BN) stand on the Syariah Court (Criminal Jurisdiction) (Amendment) Bill 2016. He said the Bill, which was

Chong: Malaysians Still Trapped In Old Perception Of TVET

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 – Malaysians are still caught in the old perception on the potential and capability of Technical and Vocational Education and Training in the country, said Deputy Education Minister Chong Sin Woon. He said many still think TVET was only for academically weak students without realising the importance of

PAC Denies Wall Street Journal Report

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 – Public Affairs Committee (PAC) chairman Datuk Hasan Arifin Saturday denied that the owner of Good Star Limited is Low Taek Jho or Jho Low as stated by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) by linking a Bank Negara Malaysia letter to the committee. “This is because Bank

Khairy: Investment In Sports Will Not Go Wrong

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 – Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has urged more private companies to come forward and support SportsExcel’s vision for talent development. He said their investment would not go wrong as SportsExcel has helped fuel the dreams of thousands of young talents in Malaysia who aspire to be

MCA Youth Chief: Leong Was Overly Emotional

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 – MCA Youth chief Senator Chong Sin Woon Saturday said Kedah MCA deputy chairman Datuk Dr Leong Yong Kong who announced his resignation from the party Friday should not have made his decision in the spur of the moment as a reaction to the hudud issue. “The

PAS Hopes For A Straight Fight In Kuala Kangsar

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KUALA KANGSAR, May 28 – PAS hopes the by-election for the Kuala Kangsar Parliamentary constituency next month will be a straight fight with the Barisan Nasional (BN). PAS deputy president Datuk Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man said there should not be any three-cornered fight in the by-election. “If there is a three-cornered

Salleh: Media Should Not Confuse People

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KOTA KINABALU, May 28 – Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak reminded local media practitioners to deliver information accurately and not to confuse the people. This was because some media published news which had yet to be verified so much so the information caused confusion among the

Cafe Without WiFi Promotes Interaction Among Patrons

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IPOH, May 28 – Most restaurant operators provide broadband wireless internet facility or WiFi as part of their strategies to attract customers. But such a facility has somehow caused the patrons, who come with their families or friends, to have less interaction with each other as they are engrossed with their

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