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March 18, 2018 11:43 AM July 2019 completion for Manong Bridge, Kuala Kangsar

KUALA KANGSAR: The three-kilometre Manong Bridge linking Kampung Seberang Manong to Manong Town near here, is set to make an impact on the social and economic wellbeing of residents in the area. Construction of the RM43.5 million bridge which was announced by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak at the Kuala Kangsar parliamentary by-election in 2016, commenced 4

March 16, 2018 9:40 AM Muslims must always stay united, strengthen solidarity: Salleh

KOTA BELUD: Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak today called on Muslims to always stay united and strengthen solidarity among themselves as required in Islam. He said Islam compelled Muslims to stay united and the mosque institution had a role to play to achieve that purpose. "Guide our children by religion. Religion 6

March 16, 2018 8:57 AM Turkish fire on Syria's Afrin kills 18 civilians: monitor

BEIRUT: Turkish artillery fire on the Kurdish-majority enclave of Afrin in northern Syria killed at least 18 civilians on Friday, a monitor said. "Since midnight, 18 civilians, including five children, were killed by Turkish artillery fire on the city of Afrin," the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "There is fighting on the northern edge of the city," the Britain-based 9

March 16, 2018 7:32 AM Get Legoland’s Annual Pass for price of one-day ticket this school holidays

In a statement today, the theme park said guests could own an Awesome Pass, which provides access to the theme park for one year, for RM199. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, March 16 — Due to popular demand, Legoland Malaysia Resort is offering the Annual Pass at the price of a one-day ticket offer this school holidays. In a statement today, it said at RM199, guests 7

March 15, 2018 1:53 AM More than rest of world, Malaysian parents want better school computers

According to a survey, Malaysian parents want additional allocations to be channeled towards computing equipment for students. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — Six in 10 Malaysian parents in a global survey would spend extra school funds on computers and technology, the highest of any country in the Global Parents Survey. The figure was derived from the 1,000 Malaysian 8

March 15, 2018 12:19 AM Syria regime enters key rebel-held Ghouta town (VIDEO)

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry a Syrian Republic flag in Rajo, Syria, March 4, 2018. — Reuters picHAMURIYYEH, March 15 — Syrian regime forces broke into a key town in the beleaguered rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta late last night amid heavy bombardment, a monitor said. “Regime forces assaulted Hammuriyeh and were able to control parts 13

March 14, 2018 8:37 AM 58% of parents want additional funds for ICT at schools: Study

PETALING JAYA: Nearly six out of 10 (58%) of Malaysian parents would like additional funds at their child's school to be spent on computers or technology, a global study published by global education charity the Varkey Foundation found. Director of the Varkey Foundation Vikas Pota said Malaysians' biggest concern about their children's future is money 9

March 13, 2018 6:35 AM Najib: No economic growth without ‘infra-rakyat’ development

Najib is on a one-day visit to Perlis. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKANGAR, March 13 — The economy of the country will not grow if ‘infra-rakyat’ (infrastructure for the people) is not well implemented, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. He said that when the economy continued to grow well, the government would be able to implement not just the infra-rakyat 11

March 13, 2018 5:45 AM Unicef report not true: Mahdzir

KUALA LUMPUR: A report on the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) study that children from the Public Housing Programme (PPR) areas in Kuala Lumpur suffer from malnutrition is not true, Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said the ministry had never received any report from teachers on pupils who are stunted and could not afford to buy food. "We have a study 14

March 11, 2018 12:51 AM Parents of Nigeria’s missing Dapchi schoolgirls plead for their return (VIDEO)

Sympathisers take part in a condolence visit to the district head of Jumbam, Mohammad Dala, over his abducted daughter taken away by Boko Haram, in Jumbam, Yobe state, Nigeria February 27, 2018. ― Reuters picYOBE (Nigeria), March 11 ― Adamu Gashuama is the father of Aisha Gashuama, a 12-year-old girl who is also one of the 110 schoolgirls that were kidnapped 10