Gan Pei Ling

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19 Sep 2017 | 7:35 PM

Motorists caught in Bukit Indah flash floods

KUALA LUMPUR: Motorists are being caught in flash floods in Bukit Indah, Johor.

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
15 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Trapped behind grilles, and burnt to death

KUALA LUMPUR: Trapped behind fixed metal grilles, and with no access to any escape route, 21 students – three of them siblings – and two teachers of a tahfiz died in an early morning blaze that swept through the top floor of the three-storey building.

Looking for clues:  Fire and Rescue Department personnel removing gas canisters from the top floor of the building. Questions are being raised over the presence of the canisters.
2 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Stroke patient to receive artificial skull

BENTONG: A stroke patient, Lee Hup Fatt, will get a new lease of life with the donation of an artificial skull courtesy of Kg Bukit Tinggi villagers and Bentong MP Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

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31 Aug 2017 | 8:11 AM

National Day parade kicks off

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Day parade has kicked off and a long list of festivities is in store to commemorate Malaysia's 60th year of independence.

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26 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Move to raise Bentong ginger yield

BENTONG: The Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Ministry aims to raise the production of the much sought-after Bentong ginger to reduce imports, says Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.

Earth’s bounty: Liow and Ahmad Shabery taking a closer look at the harvest at a ginger farm at Bukit Tinggi, Bentong.
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25 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Festival showcases performances from KL as well as Indonesia, Singapore and Thailand

ABOUT 900 people enjoyed a lively mixture of music, wushu, folk and contemporary dance performances at Wisma MCA.

Indonesian Chinese dance group Inti Sumatera dressed in vibrant costumes performing four types of folk dances.
24 Aug 2017 | 6:58 PM

44 Chevening scholars off to UK next month

KUALA LUMPUR: Forty-four Malaysians will be flying off to the United Kingdom as recipients of the prestigious British government's Chevening scholarship next month for the 2017/2018 academic session.

 Treadell (second from right) and Chevening partners (from left) BAE Systems (Int) Ltd Malaysia Group business development director John Stocker, CIMB Group group chief people officer Datuk Hamidah Naziadin and Yayasan Khazanah managing director Kamarul Bahrein Sharif taking a group photo with the scholars.
23 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Taiwan a hit with M’sian tourists

KUALA LUMPUR: Taiwan is becoming more popular with Malaysians as a holiday destination as the number of Malaysian tourists to the island has been on the rise.

Welcome to Taiwan: (From left) Kho, Wu and Phua at the press conference in Wisma MATTA.
17 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Piano prodigy to raise funds for autistic kids

SERDANG: An award-winning 12-year-old music prodigy is dedicating his first solo piano concert on Sept 2 towards raising funds for autistic children and buying a piano for his former primary school.

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