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‘Eight transport plans unfulfilled’

GEORGE TOWN: From a monorail over Penang Bridge to the undersea tunnel project, the state has not delivered any of them, said Penang Barisan Nasional chairman Teng Chang Yeow.

Hard questions: Teng holding up leaflets highlighting ‘51 Empty Promises’ of the state government.
Nation 1d ago

IRB requests information from international schools

PETALING JAYA: The Inland Revenue Board (IRB) has been contacting international schools here requesting them to provide information on school fees collection.

Nation 1d ago

Drama in choppy waters as patrolman’s quick wit saves woman

GEORGE TOWN: It was a MacGyver moment on the second Penang bridge when an auxiliary policeman, seeing a woman struggling in the waters below, emptied a five-litre jerrycan, tied it to his waist as an emergency flotation device and rappelled down.

Nation 1d ago

More than ‘X’ marks the spot

PETALING JAYA: The ubiquitous “X” may be ideal but it is not the only way to mark your ballot paper.

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‘Angels’ and training help former fighter pilot save Southwest flight

The pilot who safely landed a stricken Southwest Airlines flight on Tuesday got her first flying experience in the U.S. Navy, touching down F-18 fighter jets at 150 miles per hour on aircraft carriers.

Nation 3h ago

Lau to face Tian Chua again

KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan vice-president Datuk Dr Dominic Lau Hoe Chai is set to fight for the Batu parliamentary seat again. He was defeated by PKR vice-president Tian Chua in the last elections.

Making the move: Mah speaking to reporters in Puchong. The Gerakan president is confident of wresting the Puchong seat from DAP.
Nation 1h ago

PAS fields aerospace expert Ahmad Samsuri in Ru Rendang seat

MARANG: PAS will field an aerospace expert in the Ru Rendang state seat, which has been held by PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang since 1986.

Nation 1d ago

Woman collapses and falls onto LRT tracks at Damai station

KUALA LUMPUR: A female passenger fainted and fell onto the tracks at the Damai LRT station on Thursday morning.

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Nation 1d ago

Thick thighs save lives, says plus-sized community to Kak Zai

PETALING JAYA: The recent furore over "fat-phobic" comments by a fashion critic has spurred the #pehamelimpah (overflowing thighs) hashtag among the local plus-size community as a way to share body-positivity.