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The Royal Bathing ceremony

By SIM BAK HENG - Saturday, 21 March 2015.

JOHOR BARU: Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar and his consort Raja Zarith Sofiah Sultan Idris Shah attended the Siram Tabal (royal bath) ceremony held at Istana Besar at 3pm today.

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Heavy rain, strong winds blow away garage roofs

By Audrey Dermawan - Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 22:36

IPOH: Heavy rain and strong winds caused a car garage within the General Operations Force training centre in Ulu Kinta here to be blown apart.

Fire destroys 11 wooden shops

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 21:59

SEGAMAT: Eleven wooden shops in a row at Jalan Simpang, Jabi here were destroyed in a fire at 1.25pm today.

Traders warned against raising prices indiscriminately

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 21:13

RAUB: Traders caught indiscriminately raising prices of goods before and when the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is implemented can be fined up to RM100,000 or jailed three years or both under the Price Control and Anti-Profiteering Act 2011.

Guan Eng raps Pas president for 'utter contempt for Pakatan'

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 20:09

KUALA LUMPUR: PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang has committed acts of treachery which are untenable and a deliberate act of provocation to break up Pakatan Rakyat (Pakatan), according to DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng.

A coronation steeped in Islamic, Malay traditions

By Datuk Abdul Rahim Ramli - Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 19:52

HIS Highness Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar takes a personal interest in ensuring that his coronation ceremony will be exclusive and a success.

Motorcycle thieves steal bike to attend their court hearing

By PREDEEP - Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 19:37

BUTTERWORTH: Policemen caught two motorcycle thieves stealing a motorcycle to attend a court hearing on their motorcycle theft case here yesterday.

Police to investigate video clip criticising Hudud law: Khalid

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 19:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will investigate a local private business radio station which was alleged to have issued a video clip criticising the implementation of the ‘hudud’ law in Kelantan.

Gang robbery got away with RM15,000

By Zarina Abdullah - Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 17:59

KUALA BERANG: Police are looking for seven robbers who ransacked a plywood factory office in Ajil, here, and carted away RM15,000 cash from its safe cabinet, earlier today.

Lima’15 public attendance expected to exceed 130,000

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 16:51

LANGKAWI: Attendance at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2015 (Lima’15) has revealed record-breaking figures on the last day of the region’s premier exhibition.

Hudud law may not be tabled at current session of parliament

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 16:28

KUCHING: The Private Member’s Bill to enable the implementation of hudud law or the Syariah Criminal Code II 1993 (Amendment 2015) in Kelantan may not be tabled in the current session of parliament.

Chempaka by-election: EC expects 70 per cent voter turnout

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 16:25

KOTA BAHARU: The Election Commission (EC) is hoping that more than 70 per cent of the 20,390 normal voters in the Chempaka state constituency would exercise their responsibility tomorrow.

Indian students urged to take up skills based training

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 15:51

SHAH ALAM: Indian students possessing the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and equivalent certificates should enrol in community colleges, polytechnics and skills based training centres.

Tian Chua released on court order- Lawyer

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 15:17

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR vice-president Chua Tian Chang, better known as Tian Chua, who was arrested to assist in the investigation into an alleged illegal gathering here on March 7, was released today on the order of the court.

Umno members told next three years will be challenging and critical

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 15:13

MUAR: All Umno members are reminded that the country’s political climate and ecosystem in the next three years will be challenging and critical.

Septuagenarian drowns while fishing

By Audrey Dermawan - Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 15:04

BATU GAJAH: A septuagenarian drowned while fishing in a pond with his friends in Kampung Piandang Siputeh here this morning.

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