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Topic: Orang Asli

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PETALING JAYA: A lawyer fighting for Orang Asli land rights has urged the public to refrain from causing antagonism between the aboriginal communities and the Malays by comparing and evaluating their ...
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Ismail with the first three women to join the Motorcycle Enforcement Unit (from left) Siti Syazwani, Wah Moliz and Asma Shafie.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Kuala Lumpur Road Transport Department (JPJ) has created history by including women in its Motorcycle Enforcement Unit (UPB), a first for the department nationwide.
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The rushing of a river, buzzing of insects and chirping of birds are all parts of a jungle chorus that urbanites are scarcely familiar with.
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On April 15, Education Minister Maszlee Malik said the Permata programme for early childhood development – the brainchild of Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former prime minister Najib Razak – would be...
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PETALING JAYA: A member of a Malaysian Bar committee has blamed political inertia for the lack of recognition and protection of Orang Asli land rights.
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YOURSAY | ‘Gov’t should preserve diversity by encouraging children to understand ancestral culture.’ Orang Asli voices may go silent as languages face extinction Snowcrash: There is a concept ca...
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PETALING JAYA: Tan Sri Razali Ismail’s resignation as Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) chairman has come as a surprise as it is only two weeks before his tenure will end.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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PETALING JAYA: Environmental activists have urged the government to step up its campaign against littering and the waste of sundry items that Malaysians typically use on a daily basis.
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GERIK, April 10 — Perak police will mobilise 160 personnel including a number of officers to continue the search for missing Gopeng Ultra Trail (GUT) run 2019 participant, Mohammad Ashraf Hassan, th...
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GUA MUSANG: Orang Asli parents who don’t want to send their children to Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Pasir Linggi can send them to special classes opened specifically for these pupils at Kampung Aring 5,...
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PETALING JAYA: More than 20 organisations have taken the government to task for quitting a treaty that forms the basis of the International Criminal Court (ICC), saying the move contrasts with Putraja...
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IPOH: Holders of the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) are qualified to pursue Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) studies in an effort to produce more skilled workers, according to...
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TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s recent statement dismissing Barisan Nasional’s claim that he had endorsed a move to replace the Perak menteri besar has not stopped talk that a new leader may be chosen f...
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RANTAU: Bersih 2.0 has chided PKR chief Anwar Ibrahim after he appeared at several ceramah events in Rantau where food and drinks were served to the public, which the electoral watchdog says is a brea...
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IPOH, April 2 — The mini hydro power plant in Ulu Geruntum, Gopeng, will be revived after it was suspended following protest by the Orang Asli community, a Perak state exco said.
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BATU GAJAH: Orang Asli in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan who have skin disease should seek treatment immediately to avoid spreading the sickness and infecting others.
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Orang asli at several villages along Jalan Simpang Pulai-Cameron Highlands in Perak are in the dark over the forest plantation project near their settlement.Ngah Amin, the tok batin for the villages, ...
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KOTA KINABALU: A local native rights NGO wants the Native Court system strengthened to empower the indigenous people to govern themselves and preserve their traditions, culture and customs.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A national convention on the Orang Asli is set to be held on April 22 at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre to discuss issues faced by the 200,000 Orang Asli and to find ways ...
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Pakatan Harapan has no intention of backing out of promises made to the Orang Asli community, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department P Waythamoorthy.
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GUA MUSANG: Agricultural activities around six villages in Lojing here, have exposed the Orang Asli community in the area to the risk of hill erosion.
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SEREMBAN: Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), which emphasises skills is a good option for furthering studies, according to Human Resources Minister M. Kula Segaran.
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SEREMBAN: Technical and vocational education and training (TVET), which emphasises skills, is a good option for furthering studies, said Human Resources Minister M Kula Segaran.
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SEREMBAN, March 24 — Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) which emphasises skills is a good option for furthering studies, said Human Resources Minister M. Kula Segaran.
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A group of volunteers has found a way to get Orang Asli kids interested in science, and they are having fun learning.
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MARCH 22 — After too many accusations, allegations and misinterpretation regarding International Women’s Day March in Malaysia, someone stood up in Parliament and spoke about it courageously.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 — Cameron Highlands MP Ramli Mohd Nor drew the eyes of everyone in the Dewan Rakyat today in his debut debating the King’s speech.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 — Malaysia’s first Orang Asli lawmaker today urged the government not to use the agency for aboriginal affairs as a dumping ground for underperforming civil servants.
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REMBAU, March 20 — Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) president Mohamad Sabu wants all party members to work hard to ensure victory for the Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate Dr S. Streram at the Rantau state...
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GEORGE TOWN: A Penang lawyer-turned-poet who was the first in the nation to start a free legal aid centre was honoured by the Bar Council last Saturday with its highest honour – the Lifetime Achieve...
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JOHOR BARU: The chemical waste pollution in Pasir Gudang, since March 7, has not only affected the health of people around the region but has led to a decline in catch and fishermen’s sales to drop.
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Since March 7, the chemical waste pollution in Pasir Gudang has not only affected the health of people around the region but also the livelihood of fishermen - they saw their catch decline and sales d...
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IPOH, March 8 — Perak Umno has thrown down the gauntlet at Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu’s feet, demanding the mentri besar list down his state administration’s achievements since coming to powe...
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PETALING JAYA: The organisers of the International Women’s Day march on Saturday, which saw members of the LGBT community call for an end to violence based on gender and sexual orientation, are bein...
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A young Orang Asli family without basic living necessities received a new home built by NGO, Insaf Malaysia, together with Star Media Group Berhad's charitable arm, The Star Foundation.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — Large-scale agricultural enterprises are urged to form synergies with small entrepreneurs to open up more opportunities for small businesses to succeed.
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A young Orang Asli family without basic living necessities received a new home built by a Non-governmental organisation Insaf Malaysia together with the Star Media Group Berhad charitable arm, Star Fo...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob alleged today that the Orang Asli head of a department overseeing the community’s welfare was removed because the Pakatan Harapan coalition ...
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Cameron Highlands lawmaker Ramli Mohd Nor took his oath of office in the Dewan Rakyat on Tuesday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Ramli Mohd Nor (pix), the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate who won the Cameron Highlands by-election in January, was sworn in as an MP today.
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Ramli Mohd Nor has been sworn in as the Member of Parliament for Cameron Highlands.BN won the Cameron Highlands by-election on January 26, with Ramli Mohd Nor becoming the nation's first Orang Asli me...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Newly elected Ramli Mohd Nor took his oath as Cameron Highlands MP in the Dewan Rakyat this morning.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 12 ― Barisan Nasional’s Ramli Mohd Noor was sworn in to the Dewan Rakyat today, marking the first Orang Asli federal lawmaker in the country.
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The newest member of Dewan Rakyat, Cameron Highlands MP Ramli Mohd Nor, will be taking his oath of office on Tuesday.
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SERI KEMBANGAN: The 2018 Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) recorded better results with a 2.80 national cumulative grade point average (CGPA) score, as compared to 2.76 in 2017, said Malaysian Ex...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has pledged that the government will continue to improve the wellbeing of the rural population, th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has pledged that the government will continue to improve the wellbeing of the rural population, th...
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PETALING JAYA: All Malaysians must uphold the Constitution and respect all religions in Malaysia but there must be no excessive punishments like the 10-year jail sentence by the Kuching sessions court...
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PETALING JAYA: All Malaysians must uphold the Constitution and respect all religions, but there must be no excessive punishments like the 10-year jail sentence meted against a Facebook user for insulting Islam, says Lim Kit Siang.
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PETALING JAYA: The organisers of a women’s march in the capital have defended calls made during yesterday’s rally to recognise the rights of the LGBT community, following a backlash created by suc...
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Organisers of yesterday's International Women's Day march have restated their five key demands amid the backlash over the presence of LGBT participants in the demonstration.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 10 — DAP’s Lim Kit Siang said today all Malaysians must uphold the Constitution through mutual respect for each other’s faith, but felt a Sessions Court’s decision to impos...
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MARCH 10 ― The organisers of the International Women's Day march on March 9 would like to restate the five demands that brought together hundreds of supporters from all walks of life in Kuala Lumpur...
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MP SPEAKS | All Malaysians must uphold the Federal Constitution and respect all religions in Malaysia, but there must be no excessive punishments like the 10-year jail sentence by the Kuching Sessions...
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IPOH: A fire at Gunung Laba near Kampung Air Ganda, Gerik about 140km from here destroyed 16.19ha of hill forest this morning.
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IPOH, March 6 — Firefighters continue to battle on the second day running a mountain fire that is said to be spreading at a height of about 500 metres in the Gunung Korbu Forest Reserve in Sungai Si...
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There is no need for Pakatan Harapan (PH) ministers, political analysts and think tanks to waste sleep or good money on detailed analyses of the Semenyih by-election defeat.
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DAP supremo Lim Kit Siang said Pakatan Harapan needs to find a formula to win over the people's support following its defeat in the Semenyih by-election.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 5 ― The Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition has to show its commitment to building a New Malaysia in the journey which would take more than 100 days or a few years, DAP veteran Lim Ki...
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Minister in the Prime Minister's Department P Waythamoorthy said he will raise the Orang Asli community's request for a new school closer to their village, following a visit to Pos Simpor, Gua Musang ...
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BATU PAHAT: The Education Ministry has provided a special path to four groups, namely, persons with disabilities, athletes, the Orang Asli community and those from the low-income households, for admis...
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The Education Ministry has provided a special path to four groups, namely, persons with disabilities, athletes, the Orang Asli community and those from the low-income households, for admission to publ...
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PETALING JAYA: Education Minister Maszlee Malik today announced that students under the person with disabilities (PWD) category, athletes, Orang Asli and B40 groups will be placed on a “special” t...
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PUTRAJAYA • Malaysia's Court of Appeal has ruled that lawyers who had acted for a group of aboriginal Orang Asli villagers in Johor have to give back funds that were misappropriated from a RM38.5 mi...
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FRESH from a defeat in the Cameron Highlands by-election in January, Pakatan Harapan needs to avoid a repeat outcome in the upcoming Semenyih polls on March 2.
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PUTRAJAYA - Malaysia Court of Appeal has ruled that lawyers who previously acted for a group of Orang Asli villagers in Johor have to give back funds that were misappropriated from a RM38.5 million (S...
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PETALING JAYA: Like most kids from her village, Nora Kantin dropped out of school because she was bullied for being an Orang Asli.
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PETALING JAYA: Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) today called on ministers and top government officials to stop using outdated “legal fictions and culturally offensive terms of the Old Malaysia” in deal...
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SEMENYIH POLLS | The Orang Asli settlement in Kampung Kachau Dalam is only 15 km from Semenyih town, but the journey takes a long time as it is only accessible via a dirt road.
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SEMENYIH, Feb 27 — The Orang Asli settlement in Kampung Kachau Dalam here is only 15 km from Semenyih town, but the journey takes so long as it is only accessible through a dirt road.
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Bar voiced concern today over the Perak government’s stand on logging activities in areas claimed by the Orang Asli community as customary land, saying the land may in f...
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SEMENYIH: More initiatives will be announced by the government in helping and dealing with people’s problems, in addition to taking steps to take over four highway concessions that were announced ye...
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SEMENYIH: PPBM president Muhyiddin Yassin has denied that an Orang Asli village head (tok batin) had read out a speech prepared for him to express support for Pakatan Harapan in the Semenyih by-electi...
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SEMENYIH, Feb 25 — More initiatives will be announced by the government in helping and dealing with people’s problems, in addition to taking steps to take over four highway concessions that were a...
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KUCHING: An assistant minister in the Sarawak government has taken Swiss NGO Bruno Manser Fund (BMF) to task, stating the group was spreading lies by claiming a nearby oil palm plantation is a threat ...
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A 1000-pound aerial bomb dating back to the World War-II era has been unearthed near an Orang Asli village in Kluang.
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SEMENYIH: An awareness on the importance of helping the less fortunate, prompted a young man with a full-time job, to use his leisure time to open free tuition classes for the needy.
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PETALING JAYA: Swiss NGO Bruno Manser Fund (BMF) has called on the authorities to stop all intimidation against indigenous leaders following reports that an Orang Asli leader was threatened with arres...
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JOHOR BARU: The Semenyih by-election will not be as easy as the Cameron Highlands by-election for Barisan Nasional (BN) machinery as the current situation favours Pakatan Harapan (PH). Johor Bahru Um...
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JOHOR BARU, Feb 16 — The Semenyih by-election will not be as easy as the Cameron Highlands by-election for Barisan Nasional (BN) machinery as the current situation favours Pakatan Harapan (PH). Joho...
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IPOH, Feb 15 — Perak Education, Science, Environment, Green Technology and Information Committee chairman Abdul Aziz Bari today said the state exco did not discuss logging activity near the Orang As...
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IPOH, Feb 14 — Perak state executive councillor Abdul Aziz Bari might not have experience on how the state government approves timber concessions, Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu said tod...
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WHAT if Barisan Nasional had lost the Cameron Highlands by-election?
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IPOH: An armed forces personnel with the rank of sergeant was among eight Orang Asli men charged in the sessions court here today with causing the death of a man six years ago.
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PETALING JAYA: The Perak government today defended logging activities in the state in the wake of a dispute between the Orang Asli community in Gerik and a logging company as well as the state’s adm...
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PETALING JAYA: The Perak Forestry Department has not stopped a concessionaire from carrying out logging near an Orang Asli village in Gerik despite calls for such activities to be suspended.
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IPOH, Feb 8 — Protests against logging activities near Kampung Orang Asli Cenux in Gerik will only hurt the timber industry, Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu said today.
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KOTA KINABALU, Feb 8 ― Umno secretary general Tan Sri Annuar Musa has suggested that the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) probe on the allege transfer of RM90 million from his party t...
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan (PH) must effectively communicate its policies in the face of racial tactics by the Umno-PAS alliance, in order to obtain greater Malay support.
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PETALING JAYA (Feb 7): National Unity minister P Waytha Moorthy will solve a dispute between a logging company and Orang Asli residents who set up a blockade to prevent encroachment onto their settlem...
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PETALING JAYA: The minister in charge of national unity P Waytha Moorthy has stepped in to solve a dispute between a logging company and a group of Orang Asli residents who have set up a blockade to p...
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IPOH (Feb 7): The Perak Forestry Department has strongly denied allegations that the department had issued threats against the Orang Asli in Kampung Tasik Cunex in Gerik during a recent gathering sess...
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IPOH: The Perak Forestry Department has strongly denied allegations that the department had issued threats against the Orang Asli in Kampung Tasik Cunex in Gerik, during a recent gathering session wit...
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PETALING JAYA: The Perak state exco in charge of the environment today said he was not involved in the decision to start logging near an Orang Asli village in Gerik.
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IPOH, Jan 6 — Perak Forestry Department Director Datuk Mohamed Zin Yusop today denied that the department had threatened the Orang Asli community in Kampung Cunex, Gerik.
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PETALING JAYA: The Perak Forestry Department has rejected allegations that it threatened the Orang Asli in Gerik after they set up a blockade to prevent lorries ferrying felled timber from leaving the...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6— Malaysians must trust and have faith in each other and not fall prey to toxic politics of fear, hate and distrust, DAP’s Lim Kit Siang said today.