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New Straits/Business Times: STATE FUNERAL: Thousands join family, leaders in emotional farewell GEORGE TOWN: TEARS flowed freely among the sea of people who thronged the Batu Gantong crematorium to bid farewell to one of Penang's most beloved and prominent sons. Wails of...
New Straits/Business Times: STOPPING SPECULATION: Probe into criminal aspects to be thorough, says IGPKOTA KINABALU: POLICE are not ready to reveal any findings as they probe into criminal aspects of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Inspector-General...
New Straits/Business Times: NEIGHBOURS: Passion From Medan brings Indonesian art in an exchange programme to strengthen ties GEORGE TOWN: WITH an intensity that matches the winds that blow across the Straits of Malacca, three accomplished Indonesian artists are making waves with an...
New Straits/Business Times: WITH the PKR election just around the corner, the party is racing against time to ensure the polls will pass muster with its 500,000 members. PKR's new one-member, one-vote system, to be implemented for the first time this year, is a bold initiative that may...
New Straits/Business Times: GEORGE TOWN: Kelab Ambank Group (KAG) members had an exciting trip from Kuala Lumpur to Penang while participating in a motor treasure hunt recently. They were among the 602 participants in a convoy...
New Straits/Business Times: KUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) expects the number of its small and medium enterprise (SME) customers to reach 520,000 by the end of the year as it broadens its information communications technology (ICT) solutions business. TM’s SME executive...
New Straits/Business Times: GEORGE TOWN: Six Myanmar nationals were nabbed at a house in Kedah on Friday for robbing and slashing a fellow Myanmar. A police spokesman said the men, aged 22 to 38, were detained...
Zeenews: Top ethnic Indian lawyer and politician Karpal Singh was today cremated with state honours in George town, the capital of Malaysia`s Penang state, after a final farewell by thousands of mourners chanting his name....
New Straits/Business Times: VALUED RESOURCE: The celebration of the 2014 Earth Day on Tuesday will only be meaningful — and not merely a token act — with behavioural change ABOUT 71 per cent of the Earth's surface is said to be covered in water. The oceans hold about 96.5 per cent...
New Straits/Business Times: PUTRAJAYA: The PAS-led Kelantan government should be given the opportunity to table its private bill in the Dewan Rakyat to implement Hudud law in the state, said former Prime MinisterTun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi. He said it was not a mistake if they sought to...
The Hindu: The funeral of Malaysian Indian politician Karpal Singh, who was killed in a road accident on Thursday, will be conducted with full state honours on Sunday, it was announced in Kuala Lumpur. The cortege is expected to arrive at Dewan Sri Pinang at 7.45 a.m,...
New Straits/Business Times: GEORGE TOWN: WaterWatchPenang today suggested that no increase in water tariff be imposed for the first 20,000 litres of water used by households in the state. Its president Prof Dr Chan Ngai Weng said this approach was more effective as additional charges...
The Siasat Daily: April 19: The body of Indian national Michael Cornelius Selvam Vellu, who was killed in a car accident alongside his employer Karpal Singh, will be flown to India today for funeral after special prayers here. Michael, 39, and Karpal Singh, 74, were killed when...