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July 22, 2018 6:01 AM Smart cyber family campaign needs to be expanded: Wan Azizah

TUARAN: The implementation of the campaign on the use of gadgets and cyber smart family should be expanded as an effort to curb children from being exposed to pornographic materials and pornography on the internet, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. She said such a campaign could be carried out through government agencies 23

July 21, 2018 10:34 AM One Sabah school still closed due to HFMD

SANDAKAN: Only one school in Sabah remains closed following the hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) outbreak early this month. State Education Department director Datuk Maimunah Suhaibol said Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina (SJKC) Chung Hwa in Sipitang, was the only school closed now. She said the nine other schools in the state that were closed earlier 41

July 20, 2018 1:51 AM Death of Balakong rep great loss for Pakatan Harapan: Selangor MB

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari has described the death early today of Balakong assemblyman Eddie Ng Tien Chee as a great loss to the Pakatan Harapan coalition. He said the void left behind by Ng, who is from the DAP, would be felt by the residents of Balakong and the people of Selangor. "Ng, better known as Eddie Ng, was an assemblyman 47

July 18, 2018 12:04 PM 1,605 HFMD cases reported in Sabah since July 14

KOTA KINABALU: As many as 1,605 cases of the hand, foot and mouth diseases (HFMD) have been reported in Sabah from January to July 14, with an average of 58 cases each week. Sabah Health director Datuk Dr Christina Rundi said this was a drop of five per cent compared to the same period last year. "Four districts with the highest cumulative number of cases 28

July 16, 2018 10:46 AM Sultan Nazrin Shah opens first Telegraph Museum in Southeast Asia

TAIPING: The Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah, today officially opened the Telegraph Museum, the first of its kind in Southeast Asia. Sultan Nazrin Shah and Tuanku Zara later spent about 30 minutes touring the museum. The opening of the Telegraph Museum marks a historic moment for the Telekom Malaysia Foundation (YTM) after the opening of the Telekom 26

July 16, 2018 6:42 AM Football legend Chow Kwai Lam dies

KUALA LUMPUR: Chow Kwai Lam (pix), a legend in Malaysian football, died today. He was 76. Chow who excelled in the 60s and 70s as the national footballer, and later on as a coach, died at 11am at the Ampang Puteri Hospital with family members at his bedside. "My father passed away peacefully. All the children and other family members were with him," said Chow's 44

July 16, 2018 1:54 AM Operation by Nicaragua forces leaves at least 10 dead, rights group says

MANAGUA: Nicaraguan pro-government forces launched an operation in the country's south that left at least 10 people dead and around 20 injured on Sunday, a human rights group said. The dead included six civilians – among them two children – and four police, according to the Nicaraguan Association for Human Rights (ANPDH). The operation by police and paramilitaries 80

July 15, 2018 2:13 PM Smashing time for a good cause

KUALA LUMPUR: A host of local celebrities came together over the weekend at The Forever Grand Asia Celebrity Charity Badminton (GACC) Sdn Bhd friendly tournament to raise funds for children with cerebral palsy. The event at Stadium Titiwangsawas was to raise funds for the Spastic Children's Association of Selangor & Federal Territory building development 27

July 15, 2018 10:49 AM Cholera outbreak kills 6 in Cameroon

DOUALA: Six people have died in Cameroon from a cholera outbreak that has infected 43 people since May, the health ministry said. "Cases of cholera were documented since May 2018 in four districts in northern regions," health minister Andre Mama Fouda said in a statement sent late Saturday. He said one case of the disease had been found in the capital 87

July 14, 2018 9:47 AM Frank Sinatra's first wife, Nancy, dies at 101

WASHINGTON: Nancy Sinatra Sr, the teenage sweetheart and first wife of legendary singer Frank Sinatra, has died. She was 101. The announcement was made by Nancy Sinatra Jr who wrote on her website that her mother had died at 6:02 pm on Friday but did not say where. "She fought hard to remain on this earth but time got the better of her," she wrote, adding 106