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Higher toll rates for vehicles leaving Singapore from today

By BEN TAN - Wednesday, 1 October 2014.

JOHOR BARU: At a minute past midnight, the Singapore government started imposing the new toll charges for all vehicles, except motorcycles, leaving the republic through the Causeway today.

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Pupils resit 2 UPSR papers

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: PARENTS who encouraged and prepared pupils for the resit of the Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) examination yesterday received praise from Second Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.

29 deaf pupils take it all in their stride

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:15

ALOR STAR: Despite their condition and the anxiety of having to resit the Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR), 29 deaf pupils of Sekolah Kebangsaan Pendidikan Khas took it in their stride yesterday.

Teachers go the extra mile for students

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:15

KUANTAN: Two teachers of Sekolah Kebangsaan Sungai Mas in Sungai Lembing did all they could to persuade their Orang Asli pupils to attend the resit of the Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah’s (UPSR) Science and English papers yesterday.

Friday is D-Day for bus operators

By ALIZA SHAH - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: THE Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) is expected to announce major changes in the way school bus operators operate and charge for their services this Friday.

‘Shalwati must wait to regain custody of kids’

By A. Azim Idris - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:14

PUTRAJAYA: THE custodial rights of Malaysian couple Azizul Raheem Awalludin and Shalwati Nurshal, who served sentences in a Swedish prison for beating their children, will only be returned after due legal process, said Welfare Department director-general Datuk Noraini Mohd Hashim.

50pc fewer road deaths by 2020

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:13

BENTONG: The Transport Ministry is optimistic of halving the number of road fatalities within the next six years, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, adding that the target under the National Road Safety Index was for only two fatalities for every 10,000 vehicles.

‘Anwar tries to influence Azmin’s administration’

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR is working to strap a leash on Azmin Ali barely a week into his job as Selangor menteri besar.

PKRsupporters tell Pas to toe the line or leave

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: A group of youth, believed to be PKR supporters, have called on Pas to leave Pakatan if the party refuses to discipline its members who fail to toe the coalition’s line.

Pakatan daring allies to quit, says analyst

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:13

KOTA BARU: Pas, PKR and DAP are playing a waiting game with each other to see which of them will quit Pakatan in a strategy to blame the one doing so for causing their break-up, said a political analyst.

Malaysian police to train with FBI

By Raymund Wong - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIAN police will have an exchange training programme with the United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).