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Nation News

Malls in T’ganu to close during Friday prayers to prevent ‘escapers’    

KUALA TERENGGANU, Dec 9 : The Terengganu government has ordered all supermarkets in the state to close from 12.30pm to 2.30 pm on Fridays from January next year. Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Razif Abdul Rahman said the decision was taken to avoid Muslim members of the public particularly youths not performing the Friday prayers and loaf around at these outlets. “The state executive ...Full Article

Kontena Nasional ex-CEO charged with CBT of RM9.9mil

SHAH ALAM, Dec 9: A former chief executive officer of Kontena Nasional Berhad, Hood Osman, was charged in the Sessions Court here today with criminal breach of trust, involving ...Full Article

Plus, highway contractors urged to improve safety aspects

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 9: Highway operators and contractors, especially in the North-South Highway need to upgrade their safety procedures to avoid serious accidents along the highways. The National Institute ...Full Article

More than 9,000 convicts paroled since 2008

MELAKA, Dec 9: A total 9,390 convicts have been placed on parole since the system was implemented in the country in 2008. Home Ministry Senior Deputy Secretary-general (Security) Datuk ...Full Article

KPDNKK conducts price control operation year round

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 9: The operation to monitor and control prices by the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry (KPDNKK) is held at all time and not during festive ...Full Article

Two flood relief centres in Chemor closed

IPOH, Dec 9: Two flood relief centres in Klebang, Chemor here have been closed after floods receded at four settlements, and all 285 victims were allowed home. Kinta District ...Full Article

MH17 wreckage arrives in Netherlands today – Dutch Safety Board

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 9: The first wreckage of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 will arrive at a Dutch air force base at the Gilze-Rijen airbase in the south of ...Full Article

KL voted one of seven magnificent cities in the world

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 9: Kuala Lumpur has been voted one of the seven most magnificent and incredible cities in the World. The other six were La Paz (Bolivia), Havana ...Full Article

Pekadin lodges police report on ‘Project IC’

TUARAN, Dec 9: The Sabah Kadazandusun Murut Welfare and Education Association (Pekadin) today made a police report based on the investigation report of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) ...Full Article

995,284.96 hectares in Perak gazetted as Permanent Forest Reserve

IPOH, Dec 9: A total of 995,284.96 hectares of forest reserves have been gazetted as Permanent Forest Reserve (HSK) involving 68 areas in the whole of Perak up to ...Full Article