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MIRI: The Sarawak state government has found itself in a “running battle” against squatters because new ones keep emerging everytime old ones are resettled, according to Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem.
KUCHING: Sarawak’s largest body representing Indians, which forms 0.3% of the state population, has made a renewed request for Deepavali to be a public holiday in the Land of the Hornbills.
KUCHING: An indigenous rights leader in Sarawak has alleged that his family was recently threatened because of his criticisms against extremism.
DESPITE a recent hike of 20 sen per litre in the RON95 petrol price, most Ipoh folk said changing to cars that consume less petrol is not within their current plans.
KUCHING: The Sarawak Women for Women Society (SWWS) has become the first recipient from the state to win an award from the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam).
THE Perak Government has commissioned state Public Works Department (JKR) and Lands and Mines Office to conduct studies on extension of the airstrip in Grik, located some 132km from Ipoh.
KUCHING: The Sarawak Women for Women Society (SWWS) would like to work together with the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) on various human rights issues it is championing.
SIBU: An active Toastmaster club member, Wong Toh Hee showed that she could tell good jokes when she was adjudged winner at the Area S Humourous Speech Contest.
KUCHING: Sarawak has for the past five years consistently recorded the highest rate of teenage pregnancies nationwide.
JOHOR BARU: From helping out his mother with traditional cakes and pastries, Chef Khairuzzaman Ahmad Hadzri has climbed his way up to becoming one of the top 10 chefs in the country.
TEMERLOH: Pahang DAP chairman Tengku Zulpuri Shah Raja Puji who quit as state chief last week, only to retract it three days later, was due to his own doing, said former state chief Leong Ngah Ngah.
RAUB: Nine people, including five suspected traffickers, were rounded up by police in separate operations here.
MALACCA: Adorning colourful and vibrant traditional Indian costumes, two young girls wowed the audience with their classical “bharatanatyam” moves in conjunction with Deepavali celebration at Padang Nyiru here.
MALACCA: It was a slimy surprise at the Malacca International Airport when more than one hundred snails were spotted on the runway.
JOHOR BARU: Adventure seekers and travel buffs will be pleased with the large collection of fashionable yet durable apparel which is part of a new collection called Carefree Tripper by Jeep Spirit.
THE FESTIVAL of Lights is here once again and those celebrating it would have been preparing for months.
Panasonic Malaysia Sdn Bhd and its building-technology arm PanaHome Malaysia, are banking on sustainable-home and township developments growing to become a significant part of the company’s business here.
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