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August 12, 2018 12:46 PM Students nabbed in truancy sweep tested positive for drugs

KUALA NERUS: Five out of 14 students who were picked up for truancy in an integrated operation in Kampung Baru, Seberang Takir yesterday tested positive for drugs. Kuala Nerus Drug Rehabilitation Committee chairman Md Azmi A. Aziz said urine tests conducted by the National Anti-Drug Agency (Nada) showed that the students, aged between 13 and 17, were positive 13

August 3, 2018 12:00 AM Puppies rescued from uninhabited Canadian island

OTTAWA: Puppies discovered on an uninhabited island in the Canadian wilds are looking for a new home. The litter – four males and three females – has been dubbed the "Gilligan's Island crew" after the 1960s American television sitcom about castaways on an uncharted tropical island. Two boaters recently heard their cries in the night, Deb Vandekerkhove 22

July 28, 2018 6:52 AM 551 Community based Rehabilitation Centres set up nationwide: Wan Azizah

BANGI: Some 551 Community based Rehabilitation Centres (PDK) have been established nationwide to provide equal opportunities for disabled people to integrate with the community, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. Wan Azizah, who is also Women, Family and Community Development Minister, said PDKs were being implemented through 7

June 1, 2018 2:09 PM Father convicted of sexually assaulting daughter gets less time in prison following appeal

KUALA LUMPUR: A man, who was convicted for committing 623 sexual crimes on his 15-year-old daughter, was given less time in prison, when he was sentenced to 40 years in jail and given 24 strokes of the cane by the High Court here today on one charge of raping and another charge of sodomy. Judge Datuk Azman Abdullah meted out the punishment to the 37-year-old 5

May 31, 2018 2:08 PM Prison visits on third, fourth day of Aidilfitri

KUALA LUMPUR: In conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri, the Prisons Department has set the third and fourth day of the festival as visiting days for Muslim inmates. Prisons Department deputy director Supri Hasim said the dates involved all prisons, rehabilitation centres, special rehabilitation and detention centres, as well as the Henry Gurney School 9

May 30, 2018 11:42 PM Salah out 'not more' than three weeks, still has World Cup hope

CAIRO: Mohamed Salah could still play a role for Egypt at the World Cup after the Egyptian Football Association announced Wednesday that the injured Liverpool striker would be out for "not more" than three weeks. "The football federation reiterates that Salah will be at the World Cup, God willing, and will be out for no longer than three weeks," the federation 12

May 29, 2018 12:19 AM Egypt star Salah to travel to Spain for treatment: Federation

CAIRO: Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah will travel to Spain on Tuesday for treatment on the injured shoulder that wrecked his Champions League final bid and threatens his World Cup participation. Egypt's football federation (EFA) said Salah's entourage had chosen Spain for a rehabilitation programme that Egyptians will hope helps Salah return 12

April 15, 2018 6:51 AM Family institutions must play role in drug addicts' rehabilitation: Tengku Abdullah

KUANTAN: Family institutions are encouraged to play a role in supporting the rehabilitation of their family members who have drug addiction problems by joining them for rehabilitation programmes. Regent of Pahang, Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah said it was to provide moral support to drug addicts to get out of their addition. "I hope families are also involved 18

April 13, 2018 11:21 AM Your anti-palm oil policy is ‘colonialism’, Malaysian group tells UK supermarket chain

A worker collects palm oil fruit after harvesting at a plantation in Kampung Bukit Hijau, Kuala Selangor March 14, 2018. — Picture by Mukhriz HazimKUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — British supermarket chain Iceland should be “ashamed” of its anti-palm oil policy which will deprive thousands of poor farmers in Asia, Africa and Latin America of much-needed income 17

April 4, 2018 1:45 PM AADK says Umno leader who allegedly took meth not drug rehab chief

Datuk Rizalman Mokhtar speaks to the media during a press conference at the Bandar Tun Razak Umno Division office in Kuala Lumpur April 4, 2018. — Picture by Razak GhazaliKUALA LUMPUR, April 4 — The National Anti-Drugs Agency (AADK) denied today that an Umno division leader arrested for drug abuse led its Cheras drug rehabilitation committee. AADK said the chairman 17