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Nation 27 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Klang Valley air quality worsens

Intermittent rain brought some respite yesterday but the air quality in the Klang Valley worsened, with three more locations recording unhealthy Air Pollution Index readings.

Nation 28 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Downpour puts out forest fires in six states, air quality improves

It's blue skies again, thanks to a downpour Sunday morning. The air quality in Klang Valley has improved to moderate levels and visibility at most places returned to the normal level of above 10km.

Nation 01 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Tougher stance to prevent fires

The Government will take tougher measures to contain open burning and outbreaks of forest fires the next time the country faced a long dry spell.

Nation 06 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Hunt for 400,000 illegals begins

Compiled by SHANTINI SUNTHARAJAH (Feb 26 - Mar 4)

Nation 12 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

DOE offices on alert as air quality worsens

All Department of Environment offices have been ordered to strictly enforce environment laws immediately following the deterioration of air quality around the country in the past 24 hours due to open burning.

Nation 14 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Fishermen missing after ship hits boat

Two fishermen clung to lifebuoys for about six hours before a passing ship rescued them, following a pre-dawn collision between their boat and a container ship in Selangor waters on Saturday.

Nation 23 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Peat fires causing hazy conditions in Klang Valley

Hazy conditions due to the recurrence of peat fires have caused visibility and air quality to deteriorate in the Klang Valley.

Nation 24 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Less hazy in Klang Valley

Rain over the Klang Valley has helped to ease the hazy condition here while some areas in the country continued to have unhealthy air.

Nation 29 Apr 2005 | 12:00 AM

Stay indoors, Miri folk urged

Folk in the haze-hit zones of Miri Division have been advised to cancel all outdoor activities following deterioration of the air quality caused by wildfires raging near the Sarawak-Brunei border.

Nation 30 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

EU diplomat with true grit

When the leadership of the European Union group of ambassadors here was thrust on Charles Schmit in January, the responsibility weighed heavy on the diplomat whose foreign mission of just two people is the smallest in Malaysia.