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9 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Campus elections: UPM reinstates disqualified Pro-Mahasiswa winners

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal here has struck out the civil defamation suit filed by Hindraf leader and legal advisor P. Uthayakumar against the Attorney-General, former IGP and Government.

9 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Court of Appeal strikes out Uthayakumar's civil defamation suit

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal Wednesday struck out a civil defamation suit filed by Hindraf leader and legal advisor P. Uthayakumar against the Attorney-General, former Inspector-General of Police (IGP) and Government.

4 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Permit sought for new weekly newspaper ‘Utusan Rakyat’

PUTRAJAYA: Lembah Pantai Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah has applied for a publishing permit from the Home Ministry for a new weekly newspaper.

4 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Erase race category, say many

PETALING JAYA: The call to remove the ethnicity ('race') category from forms has received support but most said it has to be carried out gradually.

3 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Motorists go the extra mile for the number plate of their choice

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian motorists may be reluctant to pay their summonses but they will splurge a mind-boggling RM150mil every year for the number plate of their choice.

24 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Summons deadline looms for motorists

PUTRAJAYA: Motorists who have yet to settle an estimated 18 million outstanding summonses have just four more days to do so before they are barred from renewing their driving licences and road tax.

23 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Malaysian students filled with fear during NZ quake

PETALING JAYA: When a powerful earthquake hit Christchurch in New Zealand, Malaysian students who were still in their lecture rooms and laboratories ran helter-skelter as the ceiling began to fall. Some simply froze, not knowing what to do.

22 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Malaysians in Libya to be evacuated

PETALING JAYA: The 190 Malaysians, including seven tertiary students, in Libya will be evacuated as the tense situation in Tripoli looks to be worsening.

16 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Malaysian ports share security info

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian ports are sharing information to tighten security against national and international threats.

14 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Undie maker scores by inserting exam tips

AN underwear manufacturer in China has included examination tips in its packages in a bid to stand out from its competitiors, i>Sin Chew Daily/ireported.