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April 18, 2018 11:12 PM Bandar Tasik Selatan hit by mud flood after heavy downpour

SIBU, April 19 ― Heavy downpour since late afternoon yesterday caused an apartment area near the ongoing construction of the Sungai Besi-Ulu Kelang Expressway in Bandar Tasik Selatan here to be inundated with mud flood. Kuala Lumpur Fire Operation Division Assistant Director Ruhisha Haris said strong winds during the heavy rain had also caused the roofs 7

April 15, 2018 3:24 AM Penang BN launches six-point manifesto

SEBERANG JAYA: Penang Barisan Nasional (BN) today unveiled its manifesto for the 14th General Election (GE14). Penang Barisan Nasional (BN) chief Teng Chang Yeow launched the manifesto themed "Penang: Pledges of Penang Barisan Nasional ". It includes six main points, namely to solve flood and bald hill, people's housing, traffic congestion, economic 6

April 10, 2018 11:45 AM Temporary road closure at Federal Highway in Petaling

KUALA LUMPUR: The exit road at the Federal Highway to and from Jalan P Narayanan, Jalan 222 and Jalan Templer in the Petaling district, Selangor, will be temporarily closed to all vehicles from today until April 20 between 11pm and 5am. The Public Works Department (PWD) said the road closure was necessary to facilitate the installation of beam and steel 7

April 10, 2018 11:03 AM Penang gov't launches free bus service along 12 routes

BUKIT MERTAJAM: The Penang state government today launched its free bus service named the Congestion Alleviation Transport (CAT) in collaboration with Rapid Penang, on 12 selected routes in the state. The twelve routes are George Town, Bayan Baru, Sungai Dua, Tanjung Tokong, Ayer Itam and Balik Pulau on the island, and Seberang Jaya, Nibong Tebal, Bukit 15

April 4, 2018 11:26 PM US rejects China WTO protest of steel tariffs as ‘baseless’

Trump imposed tariffs of 25 per cent on steel and 15 per cent on aluminum early last month, citing national security concerns. — Reuters picWASHINGTON, April 5 — The United States yesterday rejected as “baseless” China’s retaliatory tariffs and complaint in the World Trade Organisation over the US tariffs recently imposed on steel and aluminum imports 22

April 1, 2018 12:42 PM Liow says BN needs big mandate to continue development

Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai urged the people to give the BN government a big mandate in the coming 14th general election to continue the development agenda of the country. — Picture by Hari AnggaraBENTONG, April 1 — The people have been urged to give the Barisan Nasional government a big mandate in the coming 14th general election (GE14) to continue the development 9

March 28, 2018 9:52 AM Indian billionaire proposes funding Facebook rival

Anand Mahindra sparked a flurry of brainstorming as Facebook reels from a scandal over the misuse of its user data. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, March 28 — An Indian billionaire who promised to help fund a rival to Facebook said today he had been “overwhelmed” with the response as the world grapples with concerns about data privacy. Anand Mahindra, whose 13

March 20, 2018 7:43 AM Najib announces RM290m allocation for flood mitigation in Malacca

JASIN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has announced an allocation of RM290 million to implement four flood mitigation projects in Malacca this year. He said the four projects were in Jasin involving a cost of RM60 million, in Merlimau (RM36 million), in Sungai Duyung (RM164 million) and in Kampung Gajah (RM30 million). The flood mitigation 5

March 19, 2018 12:38 PM Flash floods wreak havoc in PJ

PETALING JAYA: A Monday afternoon downpour resulted in flash floods in several parts of Selangor today. One of the badly-hit areas was the exit to Jalan Templer here along the Federal Highway heading to Shah Alam. Muddy water covered the exit lane over almost a 200m stretch, restricting vehicles from using the road. Photos of the traffic jam, some taken 8

March 16, 2018 4:38 AM Govt to continue to produce agropreneurs: Salleh

KOTA BELUD: The government will continue to produce more high-income agropreneurs in the country to meet the increasing demand for food products, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak. To achieve it, he said, various facilities were provided by the government, including financial aid, which is in the form of grants 8