Desiree Tresa Gasper

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16 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

PM: Safety of students our priority

KUALA LUMPUR: An allocation of RM30mil to upgrade the infrastructure of private religious schools will be provi­ded by the Government to ensure students’ safety, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Attentive: Sultan Muhammad V (in black T-shirt), Najib and his wife Rosmah being briefed by a Fire and Rescue Department officer during the visit to the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah tahfiz in Kampung Datuk Keramat in Kuala Lumpur. — Bernama
10 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Grace grabs the chance to visit baby

KUALA LUMPUR: The parents of a baby who was born in a Grab car did not know that their story had spread far and wide.

Ride to remember: (From left) Grace visiting Maria, Umair and baby Ali Ahmad at the couple’s home in Kuala Lumpur.
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23 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Data privacy a concern for many

PETALING JAYA: Public and consumer groups are demanding for greater transparency in the management of confidential health data with the introduction of the Malay­sian Health Data Warehouse (MyHDW).

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18 Jun 2016 | 7:00 AM

Runaway Chickaboo settling well in new home

SEMENYIH: Except for experiencing a bit of “culture shock”, runaway ostrich Chickaboo is doing well at its new home in Ostrich Wonderland here.

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17 Jun 2016 | 2:20 PM

Runaway ostrich Chickaboo doing well at new home

SEMENYIH: Except for experiencing a bit of “culture shock,” runaway ostrich Chickaboo is doing well at its new home at Ostrich Wonderland here.

Chickaboo doing well.
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26 May 2016 | 10:37 AM

Four suspected armed burglars shot dead

KAJANG: Four armed robbers were shot dead following an attempted burglary at a house at Saujana Impian here.

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22 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM

Big challenge for leaders to convince people of Asean concept

KUALA LUMPUR: Just a few weeks shy of declaring the Asean Community, the grouping’s leaders admit that they have a challenge in bringing the concept to the people.

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21 Nov 2015 | 12:02 PM

Obama: TPP will bring progress to participating countries

KUALA LUMPUR: The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will encourage progress and build cooperation among participating countries said US President Barack Obama.

22 Aug 2015 | 7:44 AM

MIC meet turns violent

KUALA LUMPUR: The rivalry between the two opposing factions in the MIC descended into violence during the presidential nominations when hundreds of supporters from both sides verbally abused and threw missiles at one another at the party headquarters.

Battling it out: Supporters of the rival factions tussling at the MIC headquarters yesterday.
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21 Aug 2015 | 7:00 AM

Raising a stink over rubbish separation rule

PETALING JAYA: Come Sept 1, some two million households in the country will have to separate their rubbish but many are still in the dark about what they are supposed to do.