Promoting humane treatment

Saturday, 20 December 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: ANIMAL rights activists and non-governmental organisations (NGOs), here, are repeating their calls for the local authorities to implement more humane methods to control the stray population.


Potholes: City Hall must review fine against errant contractors

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:05

The issue of potholes and uneven road surfaces are back in the news, causing distress to motorists.

Art at a bargain in joint exhibition

By Paul Toh - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:05

GEORGE TOWN: ART collectors, old and new, have a bargain on their hands in getting the best value for their money in a group exhibition at the Galeri Seni Mutiara, which ends on Sunday.

Four-car trains make debut

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:04

KUALA LUMPUR: The Rapid KL Monorail Line started putting the first two of its Malaysian-made four-car trains into service recently, marking a new era for the service.

Charity musical raises RM100,000

By DIANA - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:04

IPOH: SOME 250 ballerinas from the Dance Centre, here, danced their way to raise RM100,000 during a charity show, recently.

Public urged to give feedback

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:04

SEVERAL critical rivers in Selangor will undergo river improvement work, says the recently announced draft of the Selangor Structure Plan Study 2035 issued by the state’s Town and Country Planning Department recently.

Celebrate Christmas in style

By SIM BAK HENG - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:04

Johor Baru: IF you are looking for a new way to celebrate your Christmas this year, the Grand BlueWave Hotel here is the perfect place to go.

1,000 people attend state event for disabled

By SYED ABDULLAH SYED MOHAMED - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:03

JOHOR BARU: NEARLY 1,000 guests including disabled persons, volunteers from “Program Pemulihan Dalam Komuniti” (PDK or Community-Based Rehabilitation programme) in Johor, and representatives from the state  Welfare Department (JKM) and districts offices attended the 2014 Persons With Disabilitie

Council: Get your dogs licensed

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:03

GEORGE TOWN: THE Penang Island Municipal Council (MPPP) urged dog owners to get licenses for their dogs or risk getting fined.

Asean, Scandinavian varsities impressed with USM

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:02

GEORGE TOWN: The Student Consultative Assembly (DPP) sitting in Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) can be used by other universities in the country to emulate its successful programme, said Dewan Rakyat Deputy Speaker Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee.

High drama for MPJBT officers during raid

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 08:02

JOHOR BARU: A 70-year-old illegal scrap metal dealer threatened to injure himself when officers from the Johor Baru Central Municipal Council (MPJBT) raided his premises recently.