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August 14, 2018 3:09 PM Swan Lake by Ballet West UK coming to Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: A professional ballet cast is bringing Tchaikovsky's iconic "Swan Lake" to life in a series of full-length performances in Malaysia starting Aug 24. Six shows are set to be staged by dancers from Ballet West UK from Aug 24 to 26, and from Aug 31 to Sept 2 at the Genting International Showroom, Resorts World Genting. In a statement, event 132

February 21, 2018 11:26 AM University Malaya launches Thesis Easy

KUALA LUMPUR: Students facing a hard time completing their academic papers can now say goodbye to their struggles with the launch of University Malaya's (UM) 'Thesis Easy', an e-graphic handbook on research and academic writing. The e-book, the first of its kind, was authored by 32 UM students with the aim of providing students with an easily accessible 28

December 15, 2017 2:38 PM CSR to be compulsory for GLCs, says deputy minister

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 15 — The government has made it compulsory for government-linked companies (GLCs) to be involved in corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes. To this end, Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri S.K. Devamany said a circular had been issued to GLCs. “It is an obligation to the community. Doing so is to help less fortunate 20

December 7, 2017 11:17 PM Honda to roll out robots at CES (VIDEO)

At CES 2018, Honda will unveil its new 3E (Empower, Experience, Empathy) Robotics Concept. — AFP picLAS VEGAS, Dec 8 — Rather than bring an autonomous car, Honda will be using its stand at the 2018 CES in January to unveil a new AI-powered fleet of robots that are pre-programmed to empower. The 3E Robotics Concept will consist of four cute-looking intelligent 176

November 19, 2017 2:31 PM Beluran Umno Youth's free tution programme benefits 93 students

BELURAN: The HELP Tuition programme carried out by Beluran UMNO at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Beluran II has benefited 93 students in their preparation for the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination. The programme, an initiative by Beluran UMNO Youth's Urban and Housing Affairs Bureau (Help), provided free tuition in Bahasa Melayu, English 37

November 15, 2017 1:12 AM Opposition’s proposals politically motivated, not helpful to EC, deputy minster says

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 15 ― Most of the proposals raised by the Opposition leaders are more politically motivated rather than trying to improve on ways to conduct the electoral process by the Election Commission (EC), said deputy minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Razali Ibrahim. He said the EC as a neutral body does not act in accordance to the wishes 18

October 21, 2017 9:07 AM A heartfelt tribute to Yeoh Tiong Lay

KUALA LUMPUR: A filial son, father figure, hard worker, early riser and above all - a good husband - sums up the life of Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay in the eyes of his wife, Puan Sri Tan Kai Yong. In a heartfelt tribute Tan described Yeoh as the pillar of her life, good husband who was humble, genuine, gentle and warm. “My life is incomplete without him. “To others 24

October 20, 2017 2:51 AM US drone strike kills militant whose group killed 250 in Pakistan

A US drone strike on a Taliban vehicle May 21, 2016. A Pakistani militant group leader Omar Khalid Khorasani is the latest victim of a drone attack. — AFP picDERA ISMAIL KHAN, Oct 20 — The leader of a Pakistani militant group whose suicide bombings killed more than 250 people died yesterday of injuries from a US drone strike in Afghanistan, a spokesman 22

October 14, 2017 3:29 PM Anti-kleptocracy rally ends, organisers claim 25,000 attended

Pakatan Harapan will attempt to stage their first major rally today, dubbed the "Anti-Kleptocracy rally," in protest against the lack of action taken over the 1MDB saga. The rally is scheduled for 4pm at Padang Timur, Petaling Jaya. Rally organisers have been holding talks throughout the country in recent months in an attempt to mobilise 100,000 people 78

October 10, 2017 3:59 AM Higher average household income growth expected

PETALING JAYA: The average Malaysian household real income growth is expected to be higher this year consistent with a projected 5.5% growth in the country’s economy, economist Dr Yeah Kim Leng said. But next year, there would be a marginal decline in line with an expected easing in economic growth next year. Last year, rise in mean monthly household 27