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30 nabbed for illegal logging, 30 bank accounts worth RM18m frozen

By Rahmat Khairulrijal and Nazlia Naim - Thursday, 23 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has arrested 30 people in Johor and Sarawak for illegal logging activities and froze 30 bank accounts belonging to 10 companies worth RM18 million.

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Missing Italian man found safe in Zamboanga

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 21:49

KOTA KINABALU: The Italian man who was reported missing in Lahad Datu on Oct 18 has been found safe and sound on Zamboanga Island in the Philippines.

Double-blow Deepavali for a grieving family

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 21:19

ALOR STAR: It was a double-blow for the family of a pensioner from Kampung Alor Semadom here who was still grieving for his wife passing two months ago, when their home was damaged by an uprooted tree, a day after celebrating Deepavali.

Malaysia returning officer to NZ for assault trial

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 20:36

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s foreign ministry says a military official accused of assaulting a woman in New Zealand will be returned there Friday to face trial.

Myanmar feared drowned in PD

By ROZAINAH ABDUL RAHIM - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 20:34

PORT DICKSON: A Myanmar man is believed to have drowned while swimming with his friends at Pantai Teluk Kemang near here today.

SPAD officers engaged in a standoff with illegal car rental operators

By ILI SHAZWANI - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 20:09

LANGKAWI: There was a 10 minutes standoff at the Langkawi district police headquarters when a group of 40 men confronted the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) officers when its enforcement team seized seven vehicles which were rented out without proper permit.

Accident victim crawls for 3 days to seek help

By Sylvia Looi - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 19:59

TAPAH: A man, who was seriously injured following an accident, had to crawl for three days before he finally found finally found an Orang Asli village.

Heavy rain causes flood in Penampang

By AVILA GERALDINE - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 19:49

PENAMPANG: Several low-lying areas here were hit by flood as water level of Sungai Moyog rose up due to heavy downpour.

Houses below RM200,000 to be build in FT: Tengku Adnan

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 19:43

PUTRAJAYA: A piece of land has been identified in the Federal Territory (FT) for a project to build houses that cost below RM200,000 each, to enable more middle-income earners to own a house.

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Malaysia needs more data management experts

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 19:24

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia needed additional experts to manage data that is more systematic and orderly as data can become new sources of wealth for the country, said Communication and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.