Lester Kong

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18 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Group of 200 Shi’ite followers held in raid

A GROUP of 200 Shi'ite followers have been arrested by the Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais), reported i>Utusan Malaysia/i>.

13 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

MyEG ops is all fine now

PETALING JAYA: Online e-government services portal MyEG claims to have 'normalised' operations from Friday after its service was hampered by unexpected high user volume.

13 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Protection for house buyers in the pipeline

SEPANG: Amendments to the Housing Development (Control and Licensing) Act to better protect house buyers will be tabled in Parliament in March, said Datuk Chor Chee Heung.

12 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Housing laws may be tightened to protect house buyers

SEPANG: In a bid to avert abandoned housing projects, the Housing and Local Government Ministry wants to amend the Housing Development Act to tighten protection for house buyers.

11 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

‘F1 won’t hurt Proton’s coffers’

SHAH ALAM: National car maker Proton Holdings Bhd said its Formula 1 debut next year will not drain its resources because its team, Lotus-Renault GP, will be financed by Group Lotus.

10 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

MyEG faces heavy traffic

PETALING JAYA: Traffic offenders who are rushing to take advantage of the 50% discount offered by the police to settle their summonses by Dec 14, are causing a different sort of traffic jam.

10 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

MEF sticks to 55 for retirement

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Employers Federation has no plans to change the employee retirement age of 55.

6 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Government ‘no’ to child marriages

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government does not condone child marriages and will look into the wedding of a 14-year-old girl to a school teacher.

6 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Timely reminder on political ills

KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional component parties have been reminded about the four 'political diseases' - delusion, amnesia, inertia and arrogance - by their chairman who says it can crush the ruling coalition.-

6 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Protect Putrajaya from the power crazy, says Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional must defend Putrajaya in the people's interest and not for egoistic reasons, said its chairman Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.