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The Borneo Post
S’wak shuttlers out of badminton team eventteam lost to Malacca, Wilayah Perseketuan and Perak by the same 1-4 margin. Se
S’wak shuttlers out of badminton team event
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 hours ago
team lost to Malacca, Wilayah Perseketuan and Perak by the same 1-4 margin. Selangor will play Malacca while Kedah take on Penang in the men’s last four. The women’s semi-finals will see Wilayah Perseketuan against Selangor and Perak facing... Read more
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The Borneo Post
SUKMA 23 July updates and resultsSarawak’s qualification with an easy 6-3, 6-0 win over Ainin Sa’udah Usop and L
SUKMA 23 July updates and results
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 hours ago
Sarawak’s qualification with an easy 6-3, 6-0 win over Ainin Sa’udah Usop and Liza Nuralyaa Natasya. The team will face Penang in their semi-final today (July 24). The men’s matches were abandoned due to bad weather yesterday. — by Daryll... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rookie Muhd Asri delivers surprise wushu goldwith 8.95 points. In the women’s taijiquan, the top three spots were dominated
Rookie Muhd Asri delivers surprise wushu gold
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 hours ago
with 8.95 points. In the women’s taijiquan, the top three spots were dominated by national exponents, with Chan Lu Yi of Penang grabbing the gold with 9.64 points, Sarawak’s Audrey Chan Yee Jo the silver with 9.61 points and Sydney Chin Sy Xuan... Read more
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The Borneo Post
American visitor delights audience during Borneo Cultural Festivalarriving in Malaysia in late April, she has visited various places of interest
American visitor delights audience during Borneo Cultural Festival
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 hours ago
arriving in Malaysia in late April, she has visited various places of interest in the country, including in Sarawak, Penang, Johor and Malacca. She had also been to Singapore and was in Kuching recently, where she managed to experience and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Daesh: IPTS student among 14 arrested, says KhalidDaesh. The suspects were arrested by the Bukit Aman Special Branch Counter Ter
Daesh: IPTS student among 14 arrested, says Khalid
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Daesh. The suspects were arrested by the Bukit Aman Special Branch Counter Terrorism Division in Selangor, Perak, Kedah, Penang and Sabah. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said the suspects comprised 13 men and a woman, all of... Read more
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Anil Netto
Why is SRS proposal so secret? How many shops, houses will have to be demolished?SRS Consortium claims their transport proposal is superior than the Better, Che
Why is SRS proposal so secret? How many shops, houses will have to be demolished?
Anil Netto / Posted 15 hours ago
SRS Consortium claims their transport proposal is superior than the Better, Cheaper, Faster framework put forward by Penang Forum. But why are their 20 volumes not available for public scrutiny online then? They are only available for viewing by... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Actor among 14 held over RM35m investment scamarrested in Kelantan; three, including a 'Datuk' and the actor, in Selangor; tw
Actor among 14 held over RM35m investment scam
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 hours ago
arrested in Kelantan; three, including a 'Datuk' and the actor, in Selangor; two in Pahang and Malacca; while two others in Penang. "All of them were caught on the same day (Wednesday) during an operation called Ops Nuri. "Investigations revealed... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Silver and bronze for Sarawak wushu exponents so farexponent Audrey Chan Yee Jo won the silver for Sarawak in the women’s taijiquan
Silver and bronze for Sarawak wushu exponents so far
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
exponent Audrey Chan Yee Jo won the silver for Sarawak in the women’s taijiquan with 9.61 points behind Chan Lu Ji from Penang who scored 9.64 pts. Melaka exponent Sydney Chin Sy Xuan finished third with 9.60 pts. In the men’s nanquan, Lee Cau... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DAP waiting for consensus from coalition partners on snap polls – LimGEORGE TOWN: The DAP-led Penang state government is still waiting for the conse
DAP waiting for consensus from coalition partners on snap polls – Lim
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: The DAP-led Penang state government is still waiting for the consensus from Pakatan Harapan’s coalition parties before calling for a snap election. Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the coalition parties in Pakatan Harapan, namely... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Final warning for Lim to stop commenting on his corruption caseKUALA LUMPUR: Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali today warned Penang C
Final warning for Lim to stop commenting on his corruption case
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali today warned Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to stop commenting on the corruption charges that he is currently facing. Apandi said it was the final warning for Lim following the DAP... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Exploring Myanmar, one of the last true travel frontiersat $100 (U.S.) a person but two weeks earlier, in January, we only paid $35, Ca
Exploring Myanmar, one of the last true travel frontiers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
at $100 (U.S.) a person but two weeks earlier, in January, we only paid $35, Canadian, for an international flight from Penang, Malaysia, to Singapore. Hotels on the low end (a simple bed, desk, air conditioning that half-works, flickering... Read more
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BBC News
MH370 'must not go into oblivion', says pilot's sistergot together soon after MH370 disappeared. "We had brainstorming sessions. Abo
MH370 'must not go into oblivion', says pilot's sister
BBC News / Posted yesterday
got together soon after MH370 disappeared. "We had brainstorming sessions. About a week after, all of us gathered in Penang. There was not a moment when we doubted our brother. Nothing to make us think he was turning rogue." Sakinab showed... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Weightlifters fail to deliver the goods on first dayto match the might of their competitors in both the 50kg and 56kg categories. T
Weightlifters fail to deliver the goods on first day
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
to match the might of their competitors in both the 50kg and 56kg categories. The gold medals were equally spread between Penang, Perlis, Pahang and Sabah. Sabahan Callixtus Daunis lifted 128kg – twice his body weight – to top the senior Clean... Read more
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The Borneo Post
More heart surgeons needed for 7 cardiothoracic centresKinabalu, and the newer ones namely Raja Perempuan Zainab II in Kota Baharu and
More heart surgeons needed for 7 cardiothoracic centres
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
Kinabalu, and the newer ones namely Raja Perempuan Zainab II in Kota Baharu and Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital in Kuantan, Penang Hospital and the Sultan Aminah Hospital in Johor Baharu. On the Diphtheria virus, Dr Jeyaindran said the ministry was... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Aimi Iwasaki vies for a higher medal haulafter a poor run of performance when representing Melaka in two previous Sukma,
Aimi Iwasaki vies for a higher medal haul
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
after a poor run of performance when representing Melaka in two previous Sukma, 2012 in Pahang and 2014 in Perlis. In 2012, Penang-born Aimi Iwasaki broke her arm before the start of the race but managed to win a bronze medal in the women’s team... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sukma XVIII: Muhammad Aizat lifts 117kg to bag gold for Perlislifted 117kg in his first attempt to pile the pressure on his competitors. Sil
Sukma XVIII: Muhammad Aizat lifts 117kg to bag gold for Perlis
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
lifted 117kg in his first attempt to pile the pressure on his competitors. Silver medalist Mohamad Harith Luftie Adnan of Penang opted for 116kg in his first attempt but was unable to increase his score after failing to lift 120kg in the next two... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Indonesian couple’s ‘bomb’ joke delays Penang-Jakarta flighthad a bomb in their hand luggage paid for their folly which caused a two-hour d
Indonesian couple’s ‘bomb’ joke delays Penang-Jakarta flight
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
had a bomb in their hand luggage paid for their folly which caused a two-hour delay of an AirAsia Indonesia flight from Penang to Jakarta yesterday. Kawan Tambunan, 48, and Wahyuningsih, 47, were arrested and charged in court today for criminal... Read more
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Perth Now
The only way to see Penangshopping promenade and day spa. The trip with the Hoff as guest host sails rou
The only way to see Penang
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
shopping promenade and day spa. The trip with the Hoff as guest host sails round trip from Singapore with a call at Penang. BUCHAREST TO BUDAPEST Take a passage to Eastern Europe on a river cruise package over 11 days with seven guided... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Nothing to shout about’ despite two matches in the baghe added. Moh said the players cannot underestimate the strength of any team a
‘Nothing to shout about’ despite two matches in the bag
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
he added. Moh said the players cannot underestimate the strength of any team as “complacency kills.” Sarawak will take on Penang in their remaining Group A match on July 24 at 4pm. “Penang is not really a strong team as we had beaten them... Read more
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The Borneo Post
18th Sukma souvenirs, anyone?items on sale are also an attraction in the 18th Sukma beside live sports actio
18th Sukma souvenirs, anyone?
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
items on sale are also an attraction in the 18th Sukma beside live sports action. Datuk Teoh Ah Thau, managing director of Penang-based Sanyu, has been supplying and selling souvenirs since the first Sukma in 1986. He also remembered doing so the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sukma XVIII: Sarawak held mighty Terengganu to a goalless drawother matches, a solitary goal from Muhamad Syazwan Zaipol Bahari gave defendin
Sukma XVIII: Sarawak held mighty Terengganu to a goalless draw
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
other matches, a solitary goal from Muhamad Syazwan Zaipol Bahari gave defending champion Perak the three points against Penang in their opening Group D encounter at the Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) Stadium in Kota Samarahan. Sarawak’s... Read more
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Aliran Online
Explain rumoured snap elections in Penang, urges Bersih 2.0Bersih 2.0 is extremely concerned with a rumoured snap election in Penang which
Explain rumoured snap elections in Penang, urges Bersih 2.0
Aliran Online / Posted 2 days ago
Bersih 2.0 is extremely concerned with a rumoured snap election in Penang which may be called by the Democratic Action Party (DAP). While we recognise that in a working democracy, states can call for its own elections but it is unclear to us as to... Read more
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Philly.com
The ultimate eating guide to Chinatowncurry. SOUTHEAST ASIAN/KOREAN Nan Yang *932 Race St., 215-238-1288 Chinatown
The ultimate eating guide to Chinatown
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
curry. SOUTHEAST ASIAN/KOREAN Nan Yang *932 Race St., 215-238-1288 Chinatown already has two good Malaysian standbys in Penang and Banana Leaf, but this smaller, low-key addition is worth visiting for at least one specialty in particular - a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Defiant homeshare owner booked againof a condominium unit who allegedly collected rent from tenants on a daily basi
Defiant homeshare owner booked again
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
of a condominium unit who allegedly collected rent from tenants on a daily basis has been slapped with a RM250 fine by the Penang Island City Council (MBPP). MBPP officers who went to the condo unit on the fourth floor of the seven-storey Halaman... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Karate delivers two goldsthe men and women category. In the men category, the trio of Elreno Zeru, Zimi
Karate delivers two golds
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
the men and women category. In the men category, the trio of Elreno Zeru, Zimito Jipui Jr and Arif Alfian Arifin lost to Penang 5-0 while Cairolla Cheverry Wong Yee Ying, Vell Carollyne Agustine and Kriscel Wong Ven Rei also lost the women's... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
50 more trained local spa therapistsSkill Academy ESA) in Papar including a two-month on-the-job experience at vari
50 more trained local spa therapists
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
Skill Academy ESA) in Papar including a two-month on-the-job experience at various spas and wellness centres in Sabah and Penang in a programme fully-funded by Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera (YPPB). As guaranteed by YPPB when they first... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
RM30,000 yearly Chap Goh Mei funding soughtfestival, sufficient parking bays and toilet facilities. The festival, apart f
RM30,000 yearly Chap Goh Mei funding sought
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
festival, sufficient parking bays and toilet facilities. The festival, apart from here, it is also widely celebrated in Penang where it is also connected to the festival of romance and lanterns. Romance because on that day, maidens would write... Read more
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Anil Netto
Is Gerakan serious about supporting public transport in Penang?This is a statement by Penang Forum: It was reported in Star, 20 July 2016, th
Is Gerakan serious about supporting public transport in Penang?
Anil Netto / Posted 2 days ago
This is a statement by Penang Forum: It was reported in Star, 20 July 2016, that the Gerakan party in Penang supports Penang Forum’s proposal for a Better, Cheaper and Faster (BCF) transport masterplan. Whilst Penang Forum (PF) welcomes support for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sukma XVIII individual kumite bouts in snapshotswon its very first gold in karate when its athlete Aashnavy Sanan beat Sabah’s
Sukma XVIII individual kumite bouts in snapshots
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
won its very first gold in karate when its athlete Aashnavy Sanan beat Sabah’s Shaweena Zulkifli in the final of Female Individual Kumite -61kg. Negeri Sembilan beat Penang in the final of Male Individual Kumite -75kg and walked away w... Read more
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Aliran Online
Is Gerakan serious about supporting public transport in Penang?Penang Forum encourages any member of public, organisation or political party t
Is Gerakan serious about supporting public transport in Penang?
Aliran Online / Posted 3 days ago
Penang Forum encourages any member of public, organisation or political party to support its Better, Cheaper, Faster framework for sustainable transport. It was reported in Star, 20 July 2016, that the Gerakan party in Penang supports Penang Forum’s... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DAP gives time to Pakatan partners to consult on proposed Penang snap electionconference at his office at Kompleks Tun Abdul Razak (KOMTAR) in George Town. —
DAP gives time to Pakatan partners to consult on proposed Penang snap election
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
conference at his office at Kompleks Tun Abdul Razak (KOMTAR) in George Town. — Bernama photo GEORGE TOWN: The DAP-led Penang government will give time to the DAP’s partners in the Pakatan Harapan pact to have consultations on the proposed snap... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak open volleyball campaign with 3-0 winthat was the way it should be. “Anyway, a win is still a win, no matter how ma
Sarawak open volleyball campaign with 3-0 win
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
that was the way it should be. “Anyway, a win is still a win, no matter how many points,” he added. Sarawak will take on Penang in their second group match on July 22 at 10am. Sarawak, ranked No. 2 in the tournament, is in Group B with... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DAP gives PKR time to mull backing proposed Penang snap pollstime to its coalition partner PKR to have consultations before making a decisio
DAP gives PKR time to mull backing proposed Penang snap polls
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
time to its coalition partner PKR to have consultations before making a decision on backing a proposed snap election in Penang, DAP Secretary-General Lim Guan Eng said today. He said Penang was administered by a Pakatan Harapan government which... Read more
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Anil Netto
Snap polls for Penang unwise, unnecessaryelection can’t be too far off. If anything, it is a distraction and diversion
Snap polls for Penang unwise, unnecessary
Anil Netto / Posted 3 days ago
election can’t be too far off. If anything, it is a distraction and diversion from the issues we are confronted with in Penang: unchecked property development, soaring prices for residential property, the clearing of hills that has contributed... Read more
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The Borneo Post
High demand not the reason nurseries operate without licence — Rohanihandle unlicensed nursery issue, to avoid such incidents as the unregistered ‘P
High demand not the reason nurseries operate without licence — Rohani
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
handle unlicensed nursery issue, to avoid such incidents as the unregistered ‘Pertubuhan Penyayang Chi Yun’ welfare home in Penang which was ordered to close down and fined by the court. Rohani said, the ministry understood the difficulties faced... Read more
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ESPN FC
A-League winning coach Mike Mulvey 'rested' by Terengganu in MalaysiaMalaysian Super League (MSL) this season. He follows Terengganu's Yusof, Ahmad
A-League winning coach Mike Mulvey 'rested' by Terengganu in Malaysia
ESPN FC / Posted 4 days ago
Malaysian Super League (MSL) this season. He follows Terengganu's Yusof, Ahmad Shahruddin Rosdi (Pahang), Jacksen Tiago (Penang), K. Rajagobal (Sarawak), K. Devan (Kelantan) and Perak's Syamsul Saad. Inconsistent Terengganu currently lie seventh... Read more
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Aliran Online
Promoting local democracy despite roadblocksOpposition-controlled states like Selangor and Penang can come up with new and
Promoting local democracy despite roadblocks
Aliran Online / Posted 4 days ago
Opposition-controlled states like Selangor and Penang can come up with new and creative ways to promote local democracy, says Wishful Accountant. Penang and Selangor have been hampered in their efforts to introduce elections for their local councils... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Selangor wins gold in karate eventNarasima Veeran while the second bronze medal went to Terengganu’s Sheranraj Ra
Selangor wins gold in karate event
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
Narasima Veeran while the second bronze medal went to Terengganu’s Sheranraj Rajasing. The second gold in Miri was won by Penang athlete Priyashankari Hari Sankar in the women’s individual kumite -45kg category. Selangor’s Thilega Maniam took... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Flash flood in teluk bahang due to poor drainage systemchannels which caused spillage to the village. He said this to reporters after
Flash flood in teluk bahang due to poor drainage system
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
channels which caused spillage to the village. He said this to reporters after visiting the temporary flood shelter at the Penang City Council community hall near here tonight. Several low lying areas in Penang, including Bayan Lepas, Batu Maung,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Flash floods hit Penang area, including airportGEORGE TOWN: Penang International Airport was hit by flood waters on Monday (Ju
Flash floods hit Penang area, including airport
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang International Airport was hit by flood waters on Monday (Jul 18), after a heavy downpour caused water to seep into the arrivals hall, according to local media reports. Flights in and out of the airport remained... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Why are we not tapping the economic potential of the Hispanic world?which has its own Thai Buddhist culture or Bali in Indonesia, with its Hindu ar
Why are we not tapping the economic potential of the Hispanic world?
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
which has its own Thai Buddhist culture or Bali in Indonesia, with its Hindu art culture, or Singapore and Malaysia’s Penang with its Chinese mercantilist and gourmet culture. According to Senator Sonny Angara, almost a decade and a half... Read more
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ESPN FC
Felda's Francis Forkey Doe to steal limelight from JDT's MSL title questKedah, whom they host on Saturday, Mario Gomez's men have a relatively easy set
Felda's Francis Forkey Doe to steal limelight from JDT's MSL title quest
ESPN FC / Posted 6 days ago
Kedah, whom they host on Saturday, Mario Gomez's men have a relatively easy set of MSL fixtures against Sarawak, Kelantan, Penang, Perak and PDRM. Barring any unforeseen circumstances, it is hard to see this star-studded team dropping many... Read more
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ESPN FC
Safiq Rahim and Pereyra Diaz score doubles as JDT crush Kedah in MSLof a 2-1 victory over Perak, South Korean Jeong Seok-min and Nigerian Ranti Mar
Safiq Rahim and Pereyra Diaz score doubles as JDT crush Kedah in MSL
ESPN FC / Posted 6 days ago
of a 2-1 victory over Perak, South Korean Jeong Seok-min and Nigerian Ranti Martins both scored twice as struggling Penang won 4-3 at T-Team, and new Argentine striker Pablo Vranjicán grabbed both goals in a 2-0 triumph for Pahang against... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr M forms new party because not accepted by Pakatan Harapan – Nazriin the opposition pact when Lim Kit Siang as DAP Advisor already has his son, L
Dr M forms new party because not accepted by Pakatan Harapan – Nazri
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
in the opposition pact when Lim Kit Siang as DAP Advisor already has his son, Lim Guan Eng as DAP Secretary-General and Penang Chief Minister while Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) President Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has her daughter, Nurul... Read more
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Aliran Online
Denmark on the road towards a pollution-free environmentto work by 2025. Malaysia should also move towards becoming carbon neutral. Fo
Denmark on the road towards a pollution-free environment
Aliran Online / Posted 8 days ago
to work by 2025. Malaysia should also move towards becoming carbon neutral. For a start, our cities like Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Ipoh, Shah Alam, Seremban and Johor Bharu should take the lead. Like Denmark, our government should formulate a... Read more
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asianage
Hindu body asks temples in Malaysia to step up securityHindu temples in Penang state have been the worst-hit, with four shrines vandal
Hindu body asks temples in Malaysia to step up security
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
Hindu temples in Penang state have been the worst-hit, with four shrines vandalised in just two months. (Representational Image The measures were especially pertinent for temples with very minimal security, the Hindu Sangam president R S Mohan Shan... Read more
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Anil Netto
BCF transport masterplan made public; SRS' RM40bn proposal still under wrapsWhile Penang Forum’s Better, Cheaper, Faster transport masterplan is now availa
BCF transport masterplan made public; SRS' RM40bn proposal still under wraps
Anil Netto / Posted 8 days ago
While Penang Forum’s Better, Cheaper, Faster transport masterplan is now available for public scrutiny on the bettercheaperfaster.my website, the proposal put forward by SRS Consortium is still under wraps. The SRS proposal, which is in 20 volumes,... Read more
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Anil Netto
Sign the petition for a 'Better, Cheaper, Faster' Penang transport masterplanWe support the idea of a transport master plan for Penang that is truly environ
Sign the petition for a 'Better, Cheaper, Faster' Penang transport masterplan
Anil Netto / Posted 9 days ago
We support the idea of a transport master plan for Penang that is truly environmentally friendly and financially viable. We reject the SRS and Penang state’s proposal for prioritising road building ahead of public transport. We want the state to... Read more
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Aliran Online
Disability and identity: The 'Other' and Usways. I rarely begin with a personal anecdote, but allow me to do so here. In
Disability and identity: The 'Other' and Us
Aliran Online / Posted 9 days ago
ways. I rarely begin with a personal anecdote, but allow me to do so here. In 1986, after I returned from Berkeley to Penang, I received a call from a Malaysian television station (cannot remember which channel and it really does not matter as... Read more
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The Star
Driver of bus in Menora Tunnel crash out on bailfrom the Kuala Kangsar exit to Jelapang, and from Bukit Gantang to Bukit Berapi
Driver of bus in Menora Tunnel crash out on bail
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
from the Kuala Kangsar exit to Jelapang, and from Bukit Gantang to Bukit Berapit. Asst Comm Sum was reported earlier as saying that the brakes of the bus, which was heading from Penang to Kuala Lumpur, failed while travelling... Read more
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