Hanis Zainal

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21 Jan 2019 | 4:17 PM

Najib visits Batu Caves for Thaipusam

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak joined throngs of devotees and visitors at the Batu Caves Sri Mahamariamman temple for Thaipusam.

21 Jan 2019 | 12:30 PM

Batu Caves developments will need to meet all rules and regulations

KUALA LUMPUR: The Batu Caves temple committee will be allowed to build additional buildings on the temple grounds, provided it meets all the rules and regulations set by the state, says Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari.

20 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Revival in full bloom at Chinatown

KUALA LUMPUR: Beatrice Leong has lovely recollections of the trips she used to take with her grandparents to Chinatown, where she would see crowds buying plants and flowers to prepare for the Chinese New Year.

Bringing back old traditions: A couple checking out lime trees for the upcoming Spring Festival at REXKL Flower Market in Kuala Lumpur.
7 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Azmin: Private sector can develop country with govt

SEMENYIH: The private sector can play a part in working with the government to develop the country, says Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali.

Affordable homes: Azmin (left) and Liew viewing Simfoni Apartments during the handover ceremony of the units at the Eco Majestic township in Semenyih.
6 Jan 2019 | 1:58 PM

Holiday in Marrakesh: Azmin says he merely 'bumped' into Hisham

SEMENYIH: Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali has refuted allegations that he and Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein had planned a holiday in Morocco with their families.

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1 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Malaysian wins French literary award

KUALA LUMPUR: Good stories transcend borders but even Shih-Li Kow (pic) was surprised that the Malaysian story she set out to tell in her debut novel has not only resonated with foreigners but also won a top literary award in France.

28 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

People’s Housing Project event eases families’ back-to-school burden

KUALA LUMPUR: Several school-aged children were having their hair cut while their mothers were getting manicures.

A cut above: Five-year-old Mohamad Zulfakar Zulkarnain Razali having his hair cropped during the programme at PPR Jelatek.
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27 Dec 2018 | 2:50 PM

Rina Harun: 70% of new Form One Mara intake from B40 group

KUALA LUMPUR: Around 70% of the new Form One intake at Mara Junior Science College (MRSM) schools nationwide for 2019 will be from the B40 group, says Datuk Seri Rina Mohd Harun.

25 Dec 2018 | 4:25 PM

Former minister Law Hieng Ding passes away

PETALING JAYA: Former Science, Technology and Environment Minister Tan Sri Law Hieng Ding breathed his last at 4.56am on Christmas Day.

25 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Lower fuel prices expected

PETALING JAYA: A weekly float system will be used to determine fuel price for RON95 from Jan 1 onwards due to the falling prices of crude oil, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.