Mei Mei Chu

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21 Mar 2019 | 11:35 AM

Yeo: Sg Kim Kim clean-up to cost RM6.4mil

KUALA LUMPUR: Cleaning up pollutants from the 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim where chemicals were illegally dumped will cost approximately RM6.4mil, says Yeo Bee Yin.

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19 Mar 2019 | 6:22 PM

Seventeen Malaysian survivors return home after Lombok landslide

SEPANG: Seventeen Malaysian survivors of the Lombok landslide have returned home after the tragic incident claimed three lives.

A group of 17 Malaysians in Lombok, Indonesia during the earthquake on Sunday, arrived at KLIA2 today.
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5 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Firm action needed on plastic waste’

ILLEGAL plastic recycling factories that have been shut down are known to restart operations again or move to a different location.

4 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

3,300 turn up for ‘Run for Rare’ event

PETALING JAYA: Just two weeks ago, seven-year-old Nur Afina Balqis Ammar’s legs were bound in cast as she recuperated from an operation to straighten her legs.

Showing support: Dzulkefly running alongside individuals with rare diseases at the ‘Run for Rare’ event at Sunway City.
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28 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Need for rare disease policy

PETALING JAYA: Once a week since December 2017, Sivasangaran Ku­­ma­ran will strap his 21-month-old daughter Swathi Nisha Nair in the car seat and make the long drive from Seremban to Hospital Kuala Lumpur.

Daddy’s girl: Sivasangaran playing with his daughter Swathi who is battling a rare disease called Infantile Pompe Disease
25 Feb 2019 | 5:59 PM

Nazri called up by police over speech backlash (updated)

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz says he was called up by police on Monday (Feb 25) over his campaign speech in Semenyih.

20 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

SPAN: Waste not, want not

PETALING JAYA: The current hot and dry spell with little rain is expected to continue into March and the water experts are urging the public to be prudent with their water usage.

20 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

More people under the weather during hot spell

GEORGE TOWN: The number of people seeking medical treat-ment due to the hot spell has increased.

Beating the heat: A group of men seeking shelter from the scorching sun at Padang Kota Lama in George Town.
20 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Penangites warned of serious water shortage

GEORGE TOWN: The Chinese New Year celebration is over but the hot and dry spell is here to stay right until May.

Keeping cool with a coconut: People drinking fresh coconut water at a stall in Abu Siti Lane in George Town.
20 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Saifuddin: Talks on raw water price review started last month

KLANG: Negotiations on the review of the price of raw water supplied by Malaysia to Singapore started last month, said Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.

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