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Prime Minister’s Message for Deepavali 2014

Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

With the sunrise marking a new day tomorrow, Malaysians will once again be in a festive mood.

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Grand Saga to distribute free Touch N Go cards inconjunction with Deepavali

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 17:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Grand Saga Sdn Bhd, the concession company for Cheras-Kajang Highway will be distributing 1,500 pre-loaded free Touch N’ Go cards, with a total value of RM10,500 in conjunction with this year’s Deepavali Celebration.

Lecturer loses defamation appeal against blogger

By HIDIR REDUAN - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:57

PUTRAJAYA: A Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia senior lecturer failed to overturn a High Court dismissal of his RM1 million defamation suit against a blogger over allegation linking him to Wahhabism.

Dengue cases in Penang on the rise

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:53

GEORGE TOWN: A spike in dengue cases reported within a month in Penang has raised concern from the state health authority.

Give attention to design, branding of wood, timber products: Muhyiddin

By Rozanna Latiff - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:49

CYBERJAYA: The design and branding of Malaysia's wood and timber products must be given attention so that the country would be known worldwide for the quality of products offered here, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said.

New Malaysia Ambassador present credentials to Montenegro President

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:42

CETINJE: The new Malaysia Ambassador to Montenegro, Anuar Kasman presented his credentials to Montenegro President Filip Vujanovic.

Two cops claimed trial to corruption

By BALVIN KAUR - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:30

BUTTERWORTH: Two policemen pleaded not guilty today to soliciting and accepting bribes from a man believed to possess drugs.

Ismail Hussein laid to rest

By BALQIS LIM - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:26

KUALA LUMPUR: Family, friends and compatriots today paid their last respects to former Federation of National Writers Association of Malaysia (Gapena) president Prof Tan Sri Dr Ismail Hussein, who was laid to rest at the Bukit Kiara Muslim cemetery here at noon.

Four shop operators plead guilty for possessing illicit cigarettes

By ILI SHAZWANI - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 15:52

KANGAR: Four shop operators, including a couple were fined by the Magistrates Court here today after they pleaded guilty to a charge of possessing illicit cigarettes.

Risda man claims trial to corruption charges

By Sylvia Looi - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 14:54

IPOH: An agriculture assistant with Risda claimed trial to 13 charges of misleading his principle to release assistance to a landowner for eight plots of land at Mukim Sungai Tinggi in Trong, Taiping.

RM9.32 billion to solve city flash floods

By AZURA - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 14:28

PUTRAJAYA: The National Water Resources Council has been told that RM9.32 billion allocation is needed to address flash flood problems in the urban areas nationwide.