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Lester Kong

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14 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Theft rings hit ports and airports for millions

PUTRAJAYA: Syndicates are stealing millions of ringgit worth of merchandise from freight terminals in local airports and ports.

14 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

MIC seeks second Tamil news slot on RTM

MIC has called on the Government to provide a second Tamil news slot on RTM to highlight community issues unlike the current slot where the focus is on all types of news.

14 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

It’s a gift from God to me, says ‘Rain Man’

PAK LAH - not former prime minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi but a traditional medicine practitioner - is much sought-after by event organisers who want to keep the rain away from their functions.

11 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

ST15 rice only meant for the poor

PETALING JAYA: Investigations are under way to detect millers or wholesalers who are selling the subsidised ST15 rice to restaurateurs.

11 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

Retailers and consumers unable to buy rice

PETALING JAYA: Many retailers and consumers have not been able to buy Beras National's Super Tempatan 15 (ST15) rice meant for the low income group.

25 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

MCLM names activist, dentist as candidates for next general election

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Civil Liberties Movement (MCLM) has named a women's activist and a dentist as its candidates for the 13th general election.hr noshade size=-1 width=100%>

19 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Traders and tourists give Chua’s walkabout the thumbs-up

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek was given a rousing welcome when he made his maiden walkabout to the Chinese heartland as the MCA president.

18 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Proposal a hare-brained scheme, say MPs

PETALING JAYA: The proposal to introduce voting by proxy in Malaysia is a 'hare-brained' idea, said some Pakatan Rakyat MPs.

15 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Asean eyes its own Net domain

KUALA LUMPUR: Asean may have its own Internet exchange and domain by 2015, boosting inter-regional connectivity and lowering Internet costs.

14 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Asean Internet domain by 2015?

KUALA LUMPUR: Asean could have its own Internet exchange and domain by 2015, boosting inter-Asean connectivity and lowering Internet costs.