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Haze hits KL, Selangor as heatwave continues to grip Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 23: Malaysia continues to be in the grip of the hottest weather it has ever had. In the past few weeks schools have been closed, water supplies are being rationed – and now the haze has returned to Kuala Lumpur. But this time it is fires in peninsula Malaysia – and not neighbouring Indonesia – that ...Full Article

Chuping recorded temperature of more than 37 degrees celsius

KUALA LUMPUR, April 23: Chuping Meteorological Station in Perlis recorded a temperature reading of over 37 degrees Celsius today due to the hot weather caused by the El Nino ...Full Article

Nearby residents call for demolition of two standing Highland Towers

KUALA LUMPUR, April 23: The residents of Taman Hillview and Taman Sri Ukay are calling for the demolition of the two nearby abandoned Highland Towers buildings which have become ...Full Article

Phone trader charged with taking World Cup football bets

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22: A phone trader pleaded not guilty at the Magistrate’s Court here today to a charge of acting as a bookie and taking bets for the 2014 ...Full Article

Prasarana rules out sabotage in fire at bus depot

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22: Sparks caused by the cutting of metal led to the fire that destroyed five Rapid Penang buses and damaged two more at the company’s depot in ...Full Article

Sarawak civil service receives applications from UEC-Holders

KUCHING, April 21: The Sarawak civil service has for the first time received job applications from Unified Examination Certificate-holders. An official of the Human Resource Unit in the Chief Minister’s ...Full Article

Cushion maker gets eight years’ jail, whipping for robbing British tourist

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22: “Imagine the trauma experienced by the victim, who travelled all the way to this country for a vacation, when you ruined all her holiday plans,” said ...Full Article

PM advises caution over haze

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22: Following the emergence of the haze in several areas of the country, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has advised the people to exercise ...Full Article

Unhealthy air quality in Port Klang, Miri

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22: A haze has developed to torment the people already suffering from the hot and dry weather brought on by the El Nino phenomenon. As as 11am ...Full Article

Man who escaped from police custody rearrested

KUALA BRANG, April 22: A man who escaped from police detention two days ago was rearrested early today. Hulu Terengganu Police chief DSP Hussin Deraman said the 30-year-old man ...Full Article