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SUNGAI PETANI: An orphanage in Kedah is considering legal action against the state government over a claim that it is using 200 children under its care to solicit donations from the public.
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ALOR SETAR: Water rationing has been implemented in several areas of the state following low water supply due to the extreme hot weather in the past few months.
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ALOR SETAR: A charity tahfiz centre in Sungai Petani was ordered closed because it had been operating without permission and was believed to have used children to collect donations in the name of the ...
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ALOR SETAR: Water rationing has been implemented in several areas in Kedah following the low water supply due to the extreme hot weather over the past few months.
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ALOR SETAR, March 16 — The Sultan of Kedah, Al Aminul Karim Sultan Sallehuddin Sultan Badlishah and the Sultanah of Kedah, Sultanah Maliha Tengku Ariff today expressed their condolences and sympathi...
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ALOR SETAR: Two family members of Mohd Tarmizi Shuib, one of the Malaysians injured in yesterday’s attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, will leave for New Zealand soon.
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ALOR SETAR (March 15): The family of Mohd Tarmizi Shuib who was injured in the shooting incident in a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand can only hope that he recovers quickly, while his son who is s...
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ALOR SETAR, March 15 — The family of Mohd Tarmizi Shuib who was injured in the shooting incident in a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand can only hope that he recovers quickly, while his son who is...
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ALOR SETAR (March 15): The Kedah government has received at least seven proposals from private sector companies which are interested in building a new highway linking roads from Perak to Kulim.
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ALOR SETAR (March 14): The Kedah Government has received at least seven proposals from private sector companies which are interested in building a new highway linking roads from Perak to Kulim.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 14 — Sultan Alam Shah School (SAS) student Muhammad Zabir Azreen Redzal, who achieved straight A’s in 2018 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination cited self-discipline as one ...
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ALOR SETAR: Malaysia’s air connectivity is the reason terrorists prefer to enter the country, using it as a transit point, before making their way to other countries, police believe.
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ALOR SETAR (March 11): The police believe that the good air transport network in this country has become an attraction for terrorists to enter Malaysia and use it as a transit destination before going...
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ALOR SETAR, March 11 — The police believe that a good air transport network in this country has become a factor for terrorists to enter Malaysia and using it as a transit destination before going to...
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Organisers of the controversial International Women's Day march in the city centre demanding the protection of rights of women, in conjunction with International Women's Day, held the event without a ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 11 — Deputy Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim said today that the organisers of the International Women’s Day march will be called up to provide sta...
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ALOR SETAR, March 11 — Kuala Lumpur deputy police chief Datuk Zainuddin Yaacob has been appointed new Kedah police chief effective today.
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ALOR SETAR: While the Ulu Muda Forest Reserve – the water catchment area for three states – is now safe from chainsaws, the reality of a shrinking state economy is just beginning to sink in.
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ALOR SETAR (March 8): Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) deputy president Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir today expressed doubt over the sincerity of the UMNO-PAS collaboration which is said ...
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PENDANG: A 39-year-old man died in front of a house in Kampung Haji Bunga, Mukim Air Puteh, last night after being hit by a car driven by a person believed to be his younger brother.
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ALOR SETAR, March 8 ― Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) deputy president Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir today expressed doubt over the sincerity of the Umno-PAS collaboration which is...
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LANGKAWI: The post-mortem on three samples, namely a skull, hair and teeth believed to be body parts of a murdered three-year-old girl found in a ravine of the Gunung Raya, will be conducted at Sultan...
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PENDANG (Bernama): A 39-year-old man died in front of a house in Kampung Haji Bunga, Mukim Air Puteh, after allegedly being hit by a car driven by his younger brother.
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LANGKAWI (Bernama): The post-mortem on three samples - namely the skull, hair and teeth - believed to be body parts of a murdered three-year-old girl found in a ravine at Gunung Raya here will be conducted at Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital (HSB), Alor Setar, on Sunday (March 10).
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PENDANG, March 8 — A 39-year-old man died in front of a house in Kampung Haji Bunga, Mukim Air Puteh, last night after being hit by a car driven by a person believed to be his younger brother.
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LANGKAWI, March 8 — The post-mortem on three samples, namely skull, hair and teeth believed to be body parts of a murdered three-year-old girl found in a ravine of the Gunung Raya will be conducted ...
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The Malay Rice Millers’ Association of Malaysia have urged the government to be more concerned about their plight, especially being forced to deal with the monopoly of Padiberas Nasional Berhad (Ber...
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ALOR SETAR (March 7): The Malay Rice Millers’ Association of Malaysia have urged the Government to be more concerned about their operations which are now becoming increasingly difficult, besides bei...
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LANGKAWI, March 7 — The police operation to find more body parts of a murdered three-year-old girl in the Gunung Raya jungle area here yesterday has led to the discovery of two clumps of hair and tw...
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ALOR SETAR: The Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) believe more foreign nationals are hiding in the border near Bukit Kayu Hitam, waiting to sneak into the country, following the arrest of two more illegal immigrants in the area yesterday.
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ALOR SETAR (March 5): A new private hospital will be developed here towards realising the State Government’s aspiration of making Kedah a medical tourism destination.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 5): Malaysia Airlines will be increasing and upgrading its flights to accommodate the Hari Raya Aidilfitri travel surge beginning May 25 until June 16, 2019.
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PUTRAJAYA (March 4): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wants effort to beautify the landscape around the house, village and towns to become a culture and the interest of society, to turn Malay...
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): Malaysian couples who get married in Thailand are usually those whose marriages are opposed by their families, or men who want to marry another wife but did not get the permission of the first wife, said an agent that offers marriage services in Thailand.
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Teacher P from Alor Setar was already married with two children when she started to do her post-degree teacher’s training certificate course (KPLI).
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ALOR SETAR, March 3 — Malaysian couples who got married in Thailand are normally those whose intention to marry were opposed by their families, or men taking another wife, but who are not able to ge...
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GEORGE TOWN, March 3 — The National Welfare Foundation (YKN)’s Anjung Kasih or temporary shelter project which began in 2006 for patients’ family undergoing treatment at government hospitals has...
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ALOR SETAR - Malaysia's State Health director Datuk Dr Norhizan Ismail has named Kedah as one of the states with the most vaccine rejection cases amid concerns that parents are putting their children ...
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ALOR SETAR: Members of the public who accused Attorney General Tommy Thomas of being anti-Islam in messages circulated on social media should surrender themselves to the police, says Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim.
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SONGKHLA, Thailand: A Malaysian policeman was detained on Thursday (Feb 28) for allegedly trying to smuggle 47 pangolins worth more than 1 million baht (US$31,700) into Thailand.
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SONGKLA: A Malaysian policeman was today detained for allegedly trying to smuggle 47 pangolins worth more than one million baht (about RM128,000) to Thailand.
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ALOR SETAR, 28 Feb — Kedah is one of the states to record the highest number of vaccine rejection cases in the country with 139 cases reported last year compared to 133 cases in 2017.
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SONGKLA, Feb 28 — A Malaysian policeman was detained when he allegedly attempted to smuggle 47 pangolins worth more than 1 million Baht (about RM128,000) to Thailand.
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): The police have advised those who accused Attorney-General Tommy Thomas of being anti-Islam in messages circulated on social media to surrender to assist the ongoing investigation.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 28 — The police today advised those who accused Attorney General Tommy Thomas of being anti-Islam in messages circulated on social media to surrender themselves to assist the investi...
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): A project manager has pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here to a charge with submitting false claims of more than RM415,000 to the Kedah Drainage and Irrigation Department in 2016.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 27 — A project manager pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to a charge with submitting false claims of more than RM415,000 to the Kedah Drainage and Irrigation Depart...
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ALOR SETAR (Feb 26): All Dragon Star Shipping Sdn Bhd passenger ferry services have been suspended with immediate effect after one of its ferries caught fire yesterday.
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SHAH ALAM: A National Heart Institute (IJN) medical assistant today said fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim indicated to him that he was pulled from behind and beaten up during the Seafield temple frac...
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ALOR SETAR: All passenger ferry services by Dragon Star Shipping have been suspended, said Malaysian authorities on Tuesday (Feb 26), a day after one of the company's ferries caught fire.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 26 — A married couple was among seven suspected drug addicts detained by the National Anti-Drugs Agency (AADK) in an operation at Padang Terap yesterday.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 26 — Twenty-three foreign nationals, including a one-year-old Indonesian boy, were detained in an operation by the Immigration Department in Kubang Pasu which ended early today.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 25 — Passengers left stranded when fire broke out on a ferry in Kuah, Langkawi today afternoon, were able to continue their journey to Kuala Perlis courtesy of Ferry Line Venture...
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Mercedes-Benz dealer Cycle & Carriage Bintang (CCB) recently celebrated Chinese New Year and its 120th anniversary with a series of customer events that brought together Mercedes-Benz The Lunar New Ye...
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 25 — The Kedah Immigration Department has detained 13 foreigners, including a one-year-old boy in ‘Ops Bersepadu’ conducted at several residential and business premises here yest...
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): The Kedah Immigration Department has detained 13 foreigners, including a one-year-old boy, in “Ops Bersepadu” conducted at several residential and business premises here on Sunday (Feb 24).
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ALOR SETAR: More than 100 scientists and naturalists will start documenting the extensive flora and fauna in the 162,000ha Ulu Muda Forest Reserve in an effort to push for its total protection.
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ALOR SETAR: Seven spearfishing buffs showed how Ulu Muda’s resources were being exploited when they returned with a catch of threatened species.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 21 ― The government will set up the Fishermen Trust Fund as an initiative to ensure the wellbeing of the fishermen who are no longer able to go to the sea due to many reasons, includ...
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 21 — The Kelantan government yesterday declared its confidence in the leadership of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in heading the nation.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 21 — Ferry Line Ventures Sdn Bhd is halting its 8.30am and 9.30am trips from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi for three days from tomorrow due to the low tide phenomenon.
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ALOR SETAR: Three Thais were remanded for four days after they were arrested for allegedly shutting a gate along the Bukit Kayu Hitam-Sadao border crossing in protest against stricter enforcement.
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ALOR SETAR: Police are looking into an incident where paint was splashed onto the perimeter wall of Istana Anak Bukit here on Wednesday (Feb 20).
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Police are on the hunt for those involved in vandalising a concrete perimeter fencing of Istana Anak Bukit in Alor Setar with grey paint on Wednesday.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 19 — Several migrants aged two to 40 were rounded up in an ‘Op Bersepadu’ raid yesterday and are being held in an Immigration Department lock-up in Bangunan Kementerian Dalam Neg...
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SHAH ALAM, Feb 18 — A witness from the night of the Sri Maha Mariamman temple riots in Subang Jaya last November had gone out of his way to rescue an injured fireman because he took it as a civic re...
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 15 — The operation to put out the fire in Gunung Baling, Baling, which had been raging since February 6, was concluded this evening.
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SEMENYIH (Feb 14): The seven former UMNO MPs who were accepted by Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) on Tuesday, will play a prominent role in pulling in grassroots support for Pakatan Harapan (PH)...
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PUTRAJAYA: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has clarified that Kedai Buku 1Malaysia (KB1M) was not managed by his ministry but by the education ministry, following claims that publishers are owed RM1.4 m...
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 13 — The public are advised to be careful when buying copies and translation of the Holy Quran online as some were printed without the Home Ministry’s (KDN) approval.
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ALOR SETAR (Feb 13): A task force has been set up under the Kedah State Land and Mines Office to safeguard the interests and status of the Malay reserve land in the State, thereby preventing it from l...
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 12 — A task force has been set up under the Kedah State Land and Mines Office to safeguard the interests and status of the Malay reserve land in the state, thereby preventing it from...
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ALOR SETAR (Feb 12): A task force has been set up under the Kedah State Land and Mines Office to safeguard the interests and status of the Malay reserve land in the State, thereby preventing it from l...
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 12 — A fresh outbreak of fire occurred at 1am today on Gunung Baling, and the fire and rescue authorities fear the blaze could spread to new areas on the mountain.
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): A seven-year-old girl lived through a nightmare when she was taken hostage by her own uncle for over five hours at a house in Taman Serai Wangi, Padang Serai, near Kulim.
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ALOR SETAR: A seven-year-old girl was held hostage by her uncle for more than five hours at a house in Malaysia on Saturday (Feb 9).
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 10 — Only one ‘live’ hotspot remains in Gunung Baling following the outbreak on Wednesday, says Fire and Rescue Department chief Mohd Jamil Mat Daud.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 9 — Region One Marine Police Force (PPM) have detained four local fishermen and eight Thai fishermen, and confiscated four trawler boats estimated to be worth RM1.35 million for catc...
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): As at 1pm Saturday (Feb 9), nearly 85% of the fire that has been raging on Gunung Baling over the past four days has been contained so far.
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): The raging fire on Gunung Baling was brought under control following a water bombing operation on Friday (Feb 8), but the Fire and Rescue Department has intensified monitoring to prevent the fire from spreading to the adjacent Gunung Pulai.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 8 — The raging fire on Gunung Baling was brought under control following a water bombing operation today, but the Fire and Rescue Department has intensified monitoring to prevent the...
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ALOR SETAR (Feb 8): Firefighters are conducting water bombing to put out a raging fire on Gunung Baling.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 8 ― Firefighters are conducting water bombing to put out a raging fire on Gunung Baling.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 7 — Strong winds have caused the forest fire at Gunung Baling in Baling to spread further, from 2.4 hectares earlier to 2.8 hectares this afternoon.
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ALOR SETAR: The lunar new year has not brought much joy and cheer for elderly couple Chan Ah Lay and her husband, Lee Juan Huat.
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SEMENYIH POLLS | Pop singer Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin's name is not on the list of potential Pakatan Harapan candidates for the Semenyih by-election, Bersatu deputy president Mukhriz Mahathir said today...
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ALOR SETAR (Feb 6): Malaysia’s pop queen Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin (pictured) the Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate for Semenyih state by-election?
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 6 — Malaysia’s pop queen Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin the Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate for Semenyih state by-election?
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): The Malaysian Border Control Agency (Aksem) in Kedah arrested two men last night (Feb 4) and seized 100kg of cockle spats worth RM50,000 which they believed were to be smuggled into Thailand.
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): Police apprehended a factory technician, suspected of possessing cannabis, during “Ops Selamat” conducted in conjunction with the Chinese New Year holiday, in Baling, on Monday (Feb 4).
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ALOR SETAR (Bernama): The Kedah Road Transport Department (JPJ) booked 159 motorcyclists from Jan 29 to Feb 2 in conjunction with the Op Tahun Baharu Cina (TBC) road safety operation for the Chinese New Year festive period.
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In 2009, at the age of 21, Ginz Ooi first went into business having just dropped out of college.
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ALOR SETAR (Jan 30): The Road Safety Department of Malaysia (JKJR) has urged the public not to use the seat belt alarm stopper clip in their cars while they drive or ride in it as it could jeopard...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today launched Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) RM1 billion Fund for Affordable Homes, to help buyers from the lower income group finance the purchase of thei...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): Senai International Airport has set another new record in 2018, handling 3.52 million passengers, a 13% increase compared with 2017.
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A COUPLE in Alor Setar, Kedah, spends RM100 daily to feed 80 cats, including strays, reported Harian Metro.
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GEORGE TOWN (Jan 23): The Earth Hour event this year will be held in George Town, Penang and Alor Setar, Kedah as it revolves around the importance of the Ulu Muda Forest Complex for people of the...
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KOTA KINABALU: The federal government should restore the 10pm closing time of the Kota Kinabalu Urban Transformation Centre (UTC), says Sabah DAP secretary Chan Foong Hin.
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BALIK PULAU, Jan 17 — A female teacher, who went missing after work at Sekolah Kebangsaan Genting here last Monday, has been found safe in Perak today.
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BALIK PULAU (Penang): With Thaipusam just days away, kavadi-maker V. Prakash is working round the clock to complete all the orders for the decorated steel or wooden frames that devotees carry, along w...