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May 24, 2018 8:25 AM 1Malaysia logo taken down from Pahang UTC

KUANTAN: The giant-sized 1Malaysia logo has been taken down from the Pahang Urban Transformation Centre (UTC) here today. The work to take down the logo started at 8 am and was completed about two hours later. Kuantan Municipal Council Public Relations head Izad Zainal Muhammad Safian said it was in line with the directive issued recently by the National 3

May 22, 2018 11:45 AM ECRL – cut the cost, make it work

MANY have voiced concern over the RM60 billion ECRL project but I think there is merit to consider continuing with the project. It will create jobs for Malaysians and generate economic growth in the east coast. I use public transport to travel and I think the ECRL will be of great benefit simply because it will make it easier to travel to Kelantan, Terengganu 4

May 21, 2018 10:00 AM Women's rights group calls for 30% women's representation in Cabinet line-up

PETALING JAYA: The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government has been urged to fulfill one of the promises made to women in their manifesto – to have 30% women's representation in the Cabinet line-up. The call was made by a group of women's rights advocates, Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG), who held a public demonstration in front of the Istana Negara 5

May 16, 2018 4:58 AM Wan Rosdy clocks in as new Pahang MB today

KUANTAN: Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ramly clocked in for his first day as Pahang Menteri Besar at Wisma Seri Pahang, here at 9.56am today. On arrival at the Menteri Besar Office, he was greeted by State Secretary Datuk Seri Mohamed Safian Ismail and civil servants. The state's 15th Menteri Besar was then taken to visit the state government offices including 13

May 15, 2018 6:18 AM Consultative council for Indera Mahkota parliamentary constituency

KUANTAN: Indera Mahkota MP Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah of Pakatan Harapan (PH) said a consultative council would be set up soon for the constituency. He said the council would convey government decisions to the people and obtain the people's feedback on matters affecting them. "The council will be bilateral in character, taking into account every view of the people 7

May 14, 2018 8:24 AM 11-year old among three dead after car crash

KUANTAN: Three people including an 11-year-old boy, were killed after a car rammed into the back of a trailer at Kilometre 22, Jalan Lipis-Merapoh, in Kuala Lipis today. Lipis district police chief, Supt Azry Akmar Datuk Ayub said in the 5.50am accident, the three victims died on the spot, after sustaining severe injuries. Initial investigations revealed 6

April 27, 2018 12:10 AM Sivarraajh hopes MyPPP will help him win Cameron Highlands seat

KUANTAN: MIC Youth chief, Datuk C. Sivarraajh, nominated by Barisan Nasional (BN) to contest the Cameron Highlands parliamentary seat, hopes MyPPP will help him defend the seat in the 14th General Election (GE14). He said this was because the public knew that the seat was also coveted by the former MyPPP president, Tan Sri M. Kayveas to the extent of triggering 18

April 26, 2018 10:48 AM BN announces Pahang candidates

KUANTAN: Barisan Nasional (BN) today announced its list of candidates for the 14 parliamentary and 42 state seats in Pahang for the 14th General Election (GE14). BN will introduce 16 newbies while 34 old faces will be contesting in the parliamentary and state seats. State BN chairman Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob said three new candidates will be fielded at parliamentary 18

April 23, 2018 1:57 AM Decomposed body of missing 89-year-old man found

LUMUT: The decomposed body of an octogenarian, who was reported missing since April 8, was found near the quarry in Teluk Rubiah, Seri Manjung here on Sunday morning. According to Manjung Police chief ACP Muhammad Hanif Othman, the body of the 89-year-old Ho Tong Chim was found by passers-by at 11.30am about 1.5km from his motorcycle. "The body was sent to Seri Manjung 31

April 19, 2018 11:59 PM PAS, Gagasan Sejahtera unveil GE14 candidates in 11 states

A motorcyclist rides past PAS flags along Jalan Batu Buruk in Kuala Terengganu March 23, 2018. ― Picture by Azneal IshakKUALA LUMPUR, April 20 ― PAS and its Gagasan Sejahtera partners tonight announced their list of candidates for the 14th general election on May 9 who will contest in 126 parliamentary and 322 state seats in 11 states. The states are Perlis 15