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July 23, 2018 10:57 AM New poverty eradication programmes in five states being studied: Sivarasa

KUALA LUMPUR: The Rural Development Ministry is studying the implementation of new programmes to eradicate poverty in several states such as Kedah, Kelantan, Perak, Sabah and Sarawak. Its deputy minister Sivarasa K. Rasiah said the move needed to be taken as these states received less attention in terms of poverty eradication efforts in the past. "The government 7

July 12, 2018 10:55 AM Cameron Highlands election petition hearing on Sept 3-20

KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Court has set Sep 3 to 20 for the Cameron Highlands election petition to be heard. The date was fixed by High Court (Appellate and Special Powers) Judge Datuk Azizah Nawawi in chambers today, following a petition by DAP candidate M. Manogaran against Barisan Nasional candidate Datuk C. Sivarraajh who won the seat. Lawyers M. Rajendrakumar 16

July 6, 2018 2:06 AM Water disruption in Jempol, Kuala Pilah, Jelebu and Port Dickson on July 10

SEREMBAN: Several areas around Jempol, Kuala Pilah, Jelebu and Port Dickson will face water disruption from 8am July 10 (Tuesday) to 8am the following day. Syarikat Air Negri Sembilan Sdn Bhd (SAINS) public relations chief Norzita Ismail said this was to facilitate water treatment plant maintenance and works to fix new metres. "This is part of SAINS' 16

July 5, 2018 4:13 AM Perak Sultan opens SMK Bawong in Sungai Siput

SUNGAI SIPUT: The Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Shah officiated the Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Bawong in Sungai Siput (U) today. Also present were Raja Permaisuri Perak Tuanku Zara Salim, Raja Muda Perak Raja Jaafar Raja Muda Musa, Raja Di-Hilir Perak Raja Iskandar Dzulkarnain Sultan Idris and Raja Puan Muda Perak Tunku Soraya Sultan Abdul Halim 13

June 25, 2018 7:52 AM Why would we need Umno when we have Pakatan?

There are those who feel Malaysia needs a ‘New Umno’ to fit in with the ‘New Malaysia’ that Lim Kit Siang, Lim Guan Eng and the rest of the DAP-led Pakatan Harapan are talking about. Actually, we already have a New Umno or Umno Baru, which was formed in 1988 to replace the ‘Original Umno’ or ‘Umno Asli’ that was formed 42 years earlier in 1946. They say Umno is 72 years 45

June 23, 2018 9:49 AM Johor Baru set to help orang asli on compensation issues over land

JOHOR BAHRU: The state government is ready to assist Orang Asli residents from Kuala Masai here who are facing compensation issues over their land since 2010. Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Osman Sapian said he was prepared to review the case, especially on compensation, so that the state government understood the actual situation. He hoped to 'fine-tune' 6

June 5, 2018 9:50 AM PKR’s Manogaran seeks to nulify Cameron Highlands GE14 result

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR's M. Manogaran has filed an election petition against Barisan Nasional candidate Datuk C. Sivarraajh to challenge the result for the Cameron Highlands parliamentary constituency in the 14th General Election on grounds of bribery. Manogaran filed the petition on Monday to nullify the May 9 results where MIC candidate Sivarraajh won with 10,307 votes 10

May 31, 2018 12:56 PM PH will continue to champion cause of Orang Asli community in N. Sembilan

SEREMBAN: The cause of the Orang Asli community in Ngeri Sembilan will continue to be championed by the Pakatan Harapan government, said State Rural Development Committee chairman Ismail Ahmad. The Labu assemblyman said that the state government would also strive to ensure the community was not left out of development. "We will continue to champion the cause 6

May 26, 2018 10:07 AM Need for national debt policy review: Ramon Navaratnam

KUALA LUMPUR: The national debt policy must be reviewed, revised and monitored more closely in order to avoid mistakes of the past, according to the Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (Asli) Centre of Public Policy Studies. In making the suggestion, its chairperson Tan Sri Ramon Navaratnam said this must be done to prevent the country from falling 16

May 20, 2018 8:43 AM Sabah YDP lodges police report against Musa Aman

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Yang Dipertua Ngeri Tun Juhar Mahiruddin lodged a police report against former Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman last night. When contacted today, Sabah Commissioner of Police Datuk Ramli Din confirmed the matter but declined to divulge any details. Musa, who is also Sabah Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman, was sworn in as chief 17