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July 3, 2018 7:39 AM Sabah strategises to reduce urban squatter problem

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Local Government and Housing Ministry is to develop new industries and build affordable houses in the rural areas as part of a strategy to reduce the squatter problem, especially in this capital city, Sabah Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Dr Jaujan Sambakong said today. "We will build houses in the rural areas and provide employment 22

June 25, 2018 7:52 AM Why would we need Umno when we have Pakatan?

There are those who feel Malaysia needs a ‘New Umno’ to fit in with the ‘New Malaysia’ that Lim Kit Siang, Lim Guan Eng and the rest of the DAP-led Pakatan Harapan are talking about. Actually, we already have a New Umno or Umno Baru, which was formed in 1988 to replace the ‘Original Umno’ or ‘Umno Asli’ that was formed 42 years earlier in 1946. They say Umno is 72 years 80

June 15, 2018 9:42 AM Perak govt host Hari Raya open-house at theme park

IPOH: More than 50,000 people thronged the state government's Hari Raya open house celebration at the Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) in Bandar Meru Raya here today. Menteri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu said due to the overwhelming response, the visiting hours had been extended to 8pm. "Initially the open house was supposed to start from 3pm to 6pm," he told reporters 41

June 13, 2018 10:07 AM Man suspected of taking bets on World Cup held

SIBU: A 62-year-old man has been picked up from a house in Taman Rajang here at 8pm last night for suspected involvement in 2018 World Cup football betting. A raid by a Sibu CID team also recovered several betting slips from the man who was also taking bets for an illegal four digit syndicate. Sarawak CID chief SAC Dennis Leong in a statement here said a mobile 36

June 8, 2018 9:34 AM Evicted PPR residents get alternative homes

GEORGE TOWN: After much protest over their eviction from a public housing scheme, five families from the Padang Tembak People's Housing Project (PPR) have been given a respite by the authorities. Following discussions carried out between state housing exco Jagdeep Singh Deo, the affected families and representatives from non-governmental organisations 18

June 1, 2018 4:58 AM Housewife who wanted to ram car into voters arrested: IGP

KUALA LUMPUR: Police arrested a housewife on polling day on May 9 on suspicion of planning to ram a car into voters at a polling station, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun (pix) revealed today. The 51-year-old woman, who was arrested by a Special Branch Counter Terrorism squad in Puchong, had planned to ram the car into non-Muslim 36

May 31, 2018 7:15 AM Evacuations urged in Hawaii as lava flow advances

LOS ANGELES: Authorities urged people in Hawaii Wednesday to evacuate an area at risk of being cut off by a flood of lava from the erupting Kilauea volcano. "Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports that lava from several fissures continues to advance toward the Kapoho area," a Civil Defence message said, referencing an area that was devastated during a 1960 eruption 53

May 29, 2018 10:52 AM Muslim animal slaughter must occur in approved abattoirs

LUXEMBOURG: The EU's top court ruled Tuesday that animal slaughter without stunning can only occur in approved abattoirs, saying a ban on temporary slaughter houses does not violate Muslim religious freedom. In its ruling, the European Court of Justice upheld a 2014 ban in Belgium's Flanders region against temporary abattoirs set up to cope with increased 34

May 29, 2018 1:26 AM Floods inundate 98 houses in SPT, Penang

BUKIT MERTAJAM: Floods caused by incessant rain lasting more than four hours have inundated several areas in Seberang Perai Tengah (SPT), affecting 98 houses. District police chief ACP Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid said strong winds and heavy rain swept over SPT from 11.30pm till 3am today with the tide rising to 2.4 metres at 12.01am. According to Nik Ros Azhan 20

May 25, 2018 8:13 AM PNB rents out UK property to WeWork for 20 years

PETALING JAYA: Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) has inked a 20-year lease with WeWork Companies Inc for the entire office space of Aviation House (pix) measuring 130,000 square feet in London at an undisclosed sum. Located across the Holborn underground station with close proximity to the upcoming Crossrail that will be completed in December 2019, Aviation 21