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15 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

Mustapa: PAS should enlighten MPs

KOTA BARU: PAS needs to give a detailed explanation on why it is moving a Private Member’s Bill in Parliament to pave the way for hudud punishment to be enforced in Kelantan, said state Umno chief Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamad.

11 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

Treatment plants produce additional water after rain

PETALING JAYA: Several treatment plants have begun to produce additional water after improved levels at Sungai Selangor and Sungai Langat following recent heavy showers, providing a boost in water supply to consumers.

Saved by the rain: Residents in the Klang Valley collecting rain water following the recent heavy showers.
10 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

Mum nabbed over bid to 'sell' daughter

A WOMAN who attempted to sell her 14-year-old daughter to three men from Haryana state in north India for Rs50,000 (RM2,810) was arrested by the police. The three men and a neighbour who tried to broker the deal were also detained, reported Makkal Osai.

10 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

'Living statues' held in joint ops

THIRTEEN beggars, including two street artistes who performed as “living statues”, were among those detained during a joint-operation against vagrants in Kuala Lumpur on Monday, Kosmo reported.

10 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

Firm comes up with charming way to turn men into princesses

FOR some men in Japan who wish to be Princess Charming – yes, you read right – there’s now a service available for them to do just that.

8 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

Health offices used funds meant for poor kids on own meals

PETALING JAYA: Money meant for food to feed malnourished children was instead spent on buying meals such as nasi lemak, kuih and teh tarik to be served at meetings by three district health offices.

Eye-opening read: Norhasniza Norkhalid, an assistant auditor with the National Audit Department, inspecting the A-G’s Report 2013 (Series 1). — Bernama
4 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

'Gold thread procedure safe'

KUALA LUMPUR: A man accused of being a bogus doctor for injecting strands of gold thread into patients has defended himself, saying the procedure was safe.

Clearing the air: (From left) Loh, Dr Lim and former aide to Teresa Kok, Tony Tan, during a press conference at a private clinic in Bangsar South.
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30 Mar 2014 | 7:00 AM

Need for China to calm situation, strengthen bilateral ties

PETALING JAYA: China joining the chorus of protest against Malaysia over the MH370 crisis shows a worrying pattern in Chinese diplomacy, former Malaysia Airlines chairman Tan Sri Dr Munir Majid said.

Chinese police take their positions prior to the meeting between Malaysian officials and Chinese relatives of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. - AFP
29 Mar 2014 | 5:20 PM

Straight fight for PKR president’s post between husband and wife

PETALING JAYA: PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will challenge incumbent party president, his wife Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Ismail for the president post in the party election.

Wan Azizah (left) and Anwar Ibrahim.
29 Mar 2014 | 3:48 PM

PKR nominations: Sec-gen Saifuddin joins Tian Chua, Khalid in number two race

PETALING JAYA: PKR secretary-general Saifuddin Nasution has filed his nomination papers for the deputy presidency, confirming an earlier report that it would be a multi-cornered fight for the number two post in May's party polls.

Saifuddin Nasution