Manjit Kaur

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17 May 2019 | 1:33 PM

Company accused of intimidation, union-busting against govt hospital contract cleaners

IPOH: A company dealing with contract cleaners at government hospitals in the northern region has been accused of union-busting.

17 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Fresh water supply resumes for Perak villagers after a month

IPOH: Residents of Kampung Air Ganda in Hulu Perak can observe Ramadan and prepare for Hari Raya Aidilfitri in comfort now that their supply of fresh water has returned.

16 May 2019 | 1:25 PM

New pipeline brings fresh water to Kampung Air Ganda ahead of schedule

IPOH: Villagers in Kampung Air Ganda in Hulu Perak, deprived of tap water after a case of arsenic poisoning, can now enjoy fresh water with the completion of a new water pipe project, says Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.

14 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘There are better ways to help’

IPOH: Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu has questioned the sincerity of some groups which claim to fight for orang asli in Perak.

Perak MB Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu
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13 May 2019 | 9:11 PM

NGOs: Development in Perak must be done sustainably

IPOH: Two environmental non-governmental organisations (NGOs) say that they are not against development in Perak – but it should be done in a sustainable manner.

According to Kuasa, 400ha of Bukit Kinta's forest reserve plantation project will see trees felled for logging activities.
13 May 2019 | 12:45 PM

Perak MB takes a swipe at fair-weather NGOs 'championing' orang asli rights

IPOH: Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu has taken a swipe at so-called non-governmental organisations "championing" the rights of orang asli in Perak.

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13 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Spotlight on Royal Belum’s rafflesia

A COFFEE-table book is shining a spotlight on three species of the rafflesia flower found at the Royal Belum state park.

11 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ipoh City Council keeps tradition alive

IPOH: A carnival-like atmosphere was felt along Dataran MBI here as Ipoh City Council staff made bubur lambuk.

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10 May 2019 | 12:29 PM

Proposal by company to expand Ipoh airport looks promising, says MB

IPOH: A proposal by a private company to expand the current Sultan Azlan Shah Airport looks promising, says Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.

9 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Family fun ride draws 300 to Bandar Seri Botani

SOME 300 people took part in the Bandar Seri Botani – Family Fun Ride on a recent Sunday morning.

Participants raring to go at the Family Fun Ride 2019 at Bandar Seri Botani in Ipoh. — RONNIE CHIN/The Star