Ivan Loh

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17 Feb 2019 | 11:17 AM

Dr Lee: Cancer treatment facilities available, but diagnosis can be late

IPOH: All general hospitals nationwide are equipped with cancer-treatment facilities and patients should get diagnosed as early as possible, says deputy Health minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.

Dr Lee (front row, centre) with participants of the Kledang Hill Trail run near Ipoh.
14 Feb 2019 | 7:59 PM

Perak govt to hold more discussions with NGOs on sustainable development

IPOH: The Perak government will meet up with various environmental non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to discuss how to create a more sustainable environment in the state.

Ahmad Faizal said he will be meeting NGOs to discuss how to create a more sustainable environment in Perak.
14 Feb 2019 | 11:09 AM

Police: Gangster activites under control in Perak

IPOH: There have been no further reports on gangs and secret societies targeting construction sites for protection money in Perak since 2017.

Acting Perak police chief Deputy Comm Datuk Razarudin Husain (right) saluting his fellow police officers during the monthly police gathering at the state police contingent headquarters in Ipoh on Thursday (Feb 14).
14 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

MPs crossover rocks Pakatan boat

IPOH: Pakatan Harapan is going to battle in the Semenyih by-election at a time when DAP and PKR have expressed unhappiness over its partner Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s decision to accept former Umno MPs into its fold.

13 Feb 2019 | 8:23 AM

An act of betrayal by Dr M to accept defecting Umno MPs

IPOH: PKR vice president Chang Lih Kang has slammed Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad for welcoming the seven Umno MPs into its fold, calling it a betrayal of the people.

12 Feb 2019 | 8:04 PM

Perak exco says 'degree' was to improve himself, not for political mileage

PERAK TENGAH: Perak executive councillor Paul Yong Choo Kiong has clarified that he did not know that the university he obtained his Masters in Business Administration from was an alleged degree mill when he first started the programme.

12 Feb 2019 | 5:20 PM

Perak MB: Company may be new, but directors had necessary experience for forest project

PERAK TENGAH: The decision to grant some 400ha of land to a newly-formed company for a forest plantation development project at Kledang Saiong Forest Reserve was based on the experience of its management, not the year it was set up, says Perak Mentri Besar, Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.

12 Feb 2019 | 1:53 PM

Video of dog being dragged behind truck goes viral

TAIPING: A video of a dog being dragged on the road by a pick-up truck, supposedly near Jalan Kota here, has gone viral on social media.

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8 Feb 2019 | 9:37 PM

Those behind Kledang hill land clearing must carry out structural repair works, says MB Inc

IPOH: Land structural repair works on the illegally cleared areas near Bukit Kledang will be carried out soon, says Mentri Besar Incorporated (MB Inc).

4 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

MOHR: It’s not the freeze

IPOH: The Human Resources Ministry has rejected the notion that its decision to freeze the hiring of foreign workers had affected businesses in several sectors.