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Nurul Izzah barred from entering Sarawak

By ADIB - Monday, 2 May 2016.

MIRI: PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar has been refused entry into Sarawak today.

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Petrovski's family wants full report on incident that led to his death

By Roshidi Abu Samah - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 11:39

MALACCA: The family of Malacca United (MU) reserve goalkeeper, the late Marco Stefan Petrovski who died here yesterday, has asked for a full report on the tragedy which led to their only son's death.

Beat the heat at Klang's sweet spot for 'ais kacang'

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 11:34

KLANG: Hundreds of Klang and Shah Alam folk have been flocking to a desserts and beverage stall at Emporium Makan here for decades, especially during the current hot and dry spell.

Residents' association: Park needs enforcement, not fence

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 11:33

KUALA LUMPUR: “We don’t want this arboretum (or any other developments). Let it (Bukit Kiara park) be like this. Let nature take its course.

Teenagers killed, one decapitated in accident near Kuala Terengganu

By Zarina Abdullah - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 11:31

SETIU: Two teenagers were killed on the spot with one of them decapitated, when they were involved in an accident near Kampung Gong Kubor, Permaisuri, yesterday evening.

'Protect Bukit Kiara park'

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM AND LAILI ISMAIL - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: At a time when green lungs in urban areas are being threatened by rapid development, the Bukit Kiara park is sadly no exception.

No other project, except for arboretum, in TABB

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 11:00

KUALA LUMPUR: The Large Scale Public Park (TABB), developed in stages in Bukit Kiara, will be a combination of a park and an arboretum (a botanical garden containing living collections of woody plants and trees).

MCA deputy president to undergo spinal surgery this week

By KOI KYE LEE - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 10:53

KUALA LUMPUR: Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong will undergo spinal surgery abroad this week.

Crowded battlefield nothing new for Ngemah incumbent

By Bernama - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 10:30

KANOWIT: The Ngemah seat where incumbent Alexander Vincent from Barisan Nasional is facing a four-cornered fight is among 12 seats involving four-cornered fights in the May 7 polls.

Kenyah community banking on Chuk Pai to win Murum

By Bernama - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 10:01

BELAGA, The Kenyah community is banking on BN candidate Kennedy Chuk Pai Ugon to win the Murum seat in the 11th state election.

Remapping of water resources in Johor opens up opportunities for alternatives

By Bernama - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 08:55

BATU PAHAT: A remapping of the types of water resources available in Johor needs to be done before any exploration of underground water source is conducted in the state government’s efforts to find long term alternative water resources in the state.

Transnasional ceases Cityliner bus operations for 19 routes

By Bernama - Monday, May 2, 2016 - 08:39

KOTA BAHARU: The Konsortium Transnasional Berhad announced today that 19 of its Cityliner stage bus routes will be discontinued as of yesterday.

Intruder 'caught' in judge's house compound returns to apologise for trespassing

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 23:24

KUALA LUMPUR: An intruder who was ‘caught’ in the compound of a judge’s house in Segambut yesterday returned 30 minutes later to apologise for trespassing.

Huang's priority to upgrade school buildings, facilities in Repok

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 23:04

SARIKEI: BN candidate for Repok, Datuk Seri Huang Tiong Sii said upgrading buildings and facilities of the 20 schools or more, in the constituency would be his priority if he wins on polling day, May 7.

Sebuyau-Triso ferry to begin operating tomorrow

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 22:45

KUCHING: Another ferry will begin operating tomorrow between Sebuyau and Triso in Sungai Batang Lupar, about 130 km from here.

UiTM student stretchered down from Gunung Pulai after fainting

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 22:32

BALING: A 22-year-old female student from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) fainted during a climb at Gunung Pulai here earlier today.

Dr Mahathir's police escort privileges should have been stripped long ago: Nazri Aziz

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 21:29

KUCHING: The move to cease providing escorts for former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is appropriate, said Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz.

Opposition can never be the alternative government that it claims to be: Salleh

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 21:21

KUALA LUMPUR: The opposition lacks the foundation it needs to succeed and has a weak structure that it can never be the alternative government that it claims to be, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak.

Senior citizen missing after falling off Penang ferry

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 21:14

GEORGE TOWN: A senior citizen is missing after falling overboard the Pulau Angsa ferry this afternoon, just about it departed the Pengkalan Tun Uda port today.

Sarawak election: 24,604 early voters to cast ballots on Tuesday

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 21:03

KUCHING: A total of 24,604 early voters will be casting their ballots on Tuesday in the 11th Sarawak state election.

Policeman among four detained in fight in Sitiawan

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 20:51

SITIAWAN: A 36 -year-old policeman and three men were arrested to assist investigation into a fight that had left one of them injured at Ladang Sitiawan here last night.

Kulim MP offers aid to bring home remains of Msian who died in Ho Chi Minh

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING AND AZAHAR HASHIM - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 20:42

KULIM: Kulim/Bandar Baharu member of parliament Datuk Abdul Aziz Sheikh Fadzir has offered to bear the cost of bringing home the remains of Malaysian national Mohd Azhar Abdul Wahab, who was found dead in a hotel room in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on Wednesday.

Police open 34 investigation papers related to Swak state polls

By AVILA GERALDINE - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 20:28

KUCHING: Police here opened 34 investigation papers and two inquiries related to the state elections.

Eleven couples tie the knot together on May 1

By Suzaini Sulaiman - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 20:23

KUALA SELANGOR: May 1 will no longer be known only as Worker's Day for 11 couples who decided to tie the knot today.

Thank you Zeti and all the best, says Najib

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 20:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today praised former Bank Negara governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz for her contribution and achievements during her 35-years of service for the central bank.

Govt focuses on six actions to turn out more competitive workers - Najib

By Bernama - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 19:47

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is implementing six actions to turn out a group of workers who are more competitive to mobilise the economy to a higher level.

Stefan was like a son to me, says Melaka Utd VP of deceased goalie

By Kelly Koh - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 19:04

MALACCA: "He was like a son to me, I am saddened over his passing."

Terengganu firemen battle forest and peat fires caused by El Nino

By ADRIAN DAVID - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 18:56

SETIU: Firemen in Terengganu have been kept busy dousing forest and peat fires, no thanks to the current extreme hot and dry spell.

15 fishermen including Thai nationals arrested for illegal fishing in Terengganu waters

By ADRIAN DAVID - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 18:43

KUALA TERENGGANU: The state Fisheries Department hauled up 15 fishermen, including seven Thai nationals, for illegal activities at sea during the two-day Operation Gelora Special today.

Petite newcomer Athina packs a punch when it comes to politics

By AVILA GERALDINE - Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 18:36

KUCHING: She may be petite but 27-year-old lawyer Athina Klaywa Sim knows what she is doing when she took the decision to stand in the election for the new Serembu seat.

Sarawak Elections: Batu Kawah independent denies attempting to buy votes at RM30 a pop

Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 18:25

Batu Kawah independent denies attempting to buy votes at RM30 a pop