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June 21, 2018 1:03 PM Kuala Kangsar needs new hospital

KUALA KANGSAR: A new hospital with 150 beds should be built in Kuala Kangsar to provide better health and medication services to the people. Perak Communication, Multimedia, NGO and Cooperative Development Committee chairman Hasnul Zulkarnain Abd Munaim said the new hospital would also enable the local people to seek specialist treatment. He said the existing 3

June 21, 2018 1:00 PM Kenanga appointed underwriter of Nova Wellness IPO

KUALA LUMPUR: Nova Wellness Group Bhd, which is involved in the nutraceutical industry in Malaysia, has signed an official underwriting agreement recently with Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd for its initial public offering (IPO) on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd (Bursa Securities). Kenanga Investment will act as the company’s principal 4

June 21, 2018 7:53 AM Children's Wellbeing Roadmap to be released in a month: Wan Azizah

PUTRAJAYA: An integrated and comprehensive Children's Wellbeing Roadmap will be drawn out in a month to address various problems plaguing children, including refugees and the marginalised. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail stressed that the country had failed to ensure the wellbeing of children, despite the millions spent for almost 3

June 20, 2018 11:46 PM Queiroz 'concerned' as Iran staff member in hospital after Spain defeat

KAZAN ARENA: Iran coach Carlos Queiroz said he was concerned after a member of his staff was taken to hospital during the nail-biting 1-0 World Cup defeat to Spain on Wednesday. A lucky goal by Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa handed Spain their first win of the tournament following a 3-3 draw with Portugal last week. Iran, 1-0 winners over Morocco 4

June 20, 2018 1:41 PM Malaysia's inflation rate in May rises at fastest pace in four months

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia's consumer price index (CPI) increased 1.8% in May 2018 – the fastest pace in four months – to 121.1 compared with 119.0 in the corresponding month of the preceding year due to a strong recovery in transport prices. According to the Department of Statistics, among the major groups which recorded increases were transport (+3.8%); food & non-alcoholic 6

June 20, 2018 6:49 AM Toddler survives after falling from 14th floor of Puchong condo

PETALING JAYA: A four-year-old boy miraculously escaped death when he fell from the 14th floor of a condominium in Puchong here on Tuesday. The victim who was alone at home had slipped from the balcony of his father's house at the Koi Tropika condominiums on Jalan Puchong and plunged on a zinc roofing on the third floor before landing on the bonnet of a car parked 5

June 20, 2018 4:56 AM Malaysia’s inflation up 1.8% in May

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia's consumer price index (CPI) increased 1.8% in May 2018 to 121.1 compared with 119.0 in corresponding month of the preceding year, according to the Department of Statistics. Among the major groups which recorded increases were transport (+3.8%); food & non-alcoholic beverages (+2.2%); housing, water, electricity, gas & other fuels 5

June 19, 2018 12:57 PM Newborn named after Russia scorer

Moscow (dpa) - A mother in Russia was so taken by her country's victory in their opening match at the World Cup that she named her newborn son after midfielder Aleksandr Golovin, who scored Russia's fifth goal late on. "A patient in her 36th week of pregnancy was so nervous during the match as she rooted for the Russian team that she began to give birth 8

June 19, 2018 9:15 AM Pensioner loses RM288k in Macau Scam

JOHOR BARU: A government pensioner lost about RM288,000 after being duped by a Macau Scam syndicate in May. Batu Pahat District Police chief ACP Abdul Wahib Musa said the 62-year-old man lost his money when he made payment transactions to four accounts belonging to the syndicate, purportedly for bail and legal fees. "The victim, a retired medical assistant 7

June 16, 2018 11:08 PM Israel targets Palestinians launching 'fire balloons' from Gaza

GAZA CITY: The Israeli army on Saturday wounded two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip attempting to launch incendiary balloons across the border into Israel, officials said. An Israeli military spokeswoman said an "aerial device" had fired at a group near the Gaza border that was launching "fire balloons" carrying flammable material into Israel 4