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Nation News

No big-scale stopping of welfare aid to recipients

KOTA KINABALU, Apr 17: The state government has never cancelled or stopped welfare aid to recipients on a big scale as claimed by some quarters. Community Development and Consumer Affairs Assistant Minister, Anita Baranting told the state assembly sitting today that the welfare aid would only stop if the recipients failed to follow the set procedure or no longer ...Full Article

SOP just needs more refresher courses – Police

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 17: The current police Standard Operation Procedure (SOP) is adequate and just needs more refresher courses in self-defence, Bukit Aman Crime Prevention and Eradication Department Director ...Full Article

Karpal Singh dies in car accident

KAMPAR, April 17 : Bukit Gelugor MP and veteran DAP leader Karpal Singh died in an accident near Gua Tempurung here early Thursday. The prominent lawyer and his assistant, ...Full Article

Get rid of Johor Causeway, build the ‘Friendship Bridge’ – Dr M

SERI ISKANDAR, Apr 16: Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today suggested the removal of the Johor Causeway in order to build the Friendship Bridge proposed by the ...Full Article

Bentong tragedy: Bus driver pleads not guilty to consuming morphine

BENTONG, Apr 16: The driver of the double-decker express bus which was involved in an accident that claimed the lives of three passengers at KM11 Jalan Bentong-Raub on Saturday, ...Full Article

17 areas record moderate API, Paka retains unhealthy

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 16: Areas that recorded a moderate air pollutant index (API) have risen to 17 as at 1 pm from seven areas as at 7 am today. ...Full Article

Lahad Datu: Security forces hit back to shots by intruders

KOTA KINABALU, Apr 16: The High Court here today heard that a security forces team conducting a cut-off operation to prevent intruders from fleeing Kampung Tanjung Labian, Lahad Datu ...Full Article

High divorce rate in S’gor every year, state assembly told

SHAH ALAM, Apr 16: The Selangor state legislative assembly was told today that the divorce rate among Muslim couples in the state was high every year since 2008. Education, ...Full Article

Conflict of jurisdiction: Federal constitution must be AMENDED

KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 : The issue of conflict of jurisdiction between the civil courts and the Syariah courts has been standing unresolved for many years. MCA Youth Legal Bureau ...Full Article

Burger seller gets death for murder

GEORGE TOWN, Apr 16: The High Court today sentenced a burger seller to death by hanging after finding him guilty of having murdered one Mohd Faizal Mohd Zain four ...Full Article