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Yee Xiang Yun

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21 Sep 2017 | 4:09 PM

Man's body found at bus stop

ISKANDAR PUTERI: The body of a man was found at a bus stop near Jalan Persiaran Sungai Danga Nusa Bestari here on Thursday morning.

21 Sep 2017 | 1:59 PM

Single mum wanted to borrow RM8,000, ended up RM24,000 poorer

JOHOR BARU: A 29-year-old single mother who wanted to borrow RM8,000 from a moneylender ended up losing RM24,000 in 10 days instead.

21 Sep 2017 | 11:42 AM

Johor cops nab 282 for illegal gambling

JOHOR BARU: Johor police have hauled up 282 people in a span of ten days in connection to illegal online gambling.

21 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Ex-teacher gets memorable gift from Vatican

JOHOR BARU: Ninety-three-year-old Prisudiamah Kathirasoo was jittery about meeting the Vatican Ambassador to Malaysia during his maiden visit to SMK Infant Jesus Convent here as she had problems with her hearing and vision.

What an honour: Marino presenting Prisudiamah (centre) with a rosary blessed by Pope Francis during his maiden visit to SMK Infant Jesus Convent in Johor Baru. Prisudiamah was accompanied by her daughter K. Sivajothi (right).
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21 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Council clears 10 lorry-loads of rubbish from hoarder’s house

BATU PAHAT: For the past five years, residents in Taman Batu Pahat here have been putting up with the stench from their neighbour’s house which was filled with rubbish.

An excavator being used to remove rubbish from the house in Taman Batu Pahat, Johor.
20 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Students fly high after Fernandes talk

JOHOR BARU: Two students from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) are over the moon about their chance to travel to the United States, South Korea and Australia.

All smiles: Nur Syuhada chose Srivinas (left) as her travel partner due to his enthusiasm during the talk by Fernandes.
19 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Automotive company holds road safety campaign in Johor Baru

JOHOR BARU: It was an informative outing for Lee Sien How and his family when they attended the Nissan Safety Campaign to learn useful tips on staying safe on the road.

Visitors listening to a child seat safety presentation.
18 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

September’s not an auspicious month for Chinese weddings

JOHOR BARU: Long weekends and significant dates like 9/9 (Sept 9) are typically popular for weddings but most Chinese couples are avoiding tying the knot in September this year despite having four public holidays this month.

17 Sep 2017 | 7:22 PM

111 illegal foreigners detained at Senai industrial area

JOHOR BARU: The state Immigration Department has detained 111 foreigners for not possessing valid travel documents in a raid on workers hostels in the Senai industrial area.

17 Sep 2017 | 12:11 PM

Charred body of senior citizen found at dump site

KULAI: The charred body of a senior citizen was found at a rubbish dumping ground in Taman Putri here.