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LAST_UPDATEWed, 18 Oct 2017 3pm

75 Melaka KPDNKK Personnel To Monitor Price Control

MELAKA -- The Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry here will mobilise 75 of its enforcement personnel to monitor the implementation of the festive season price control scheme, in conjunction with Deepavali.

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Kedah Fire Dept Identified 13 Locations With Strong Current

YAN – Thirteen recreational spots in Kedah have been identified as locations with “kepala air” or incidence of rapid current which brought down huge column of water at waterfalls, including the Lubuk Semilang Recreational Forest in Langkawi,  where four people drowned recently.

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Wanita UMNO's Role Important In GE 14

SANDAKAN -- The Wanita UMNO wing will play an important role in the party during the coming general election, said UMNO Supreme Council member Tan Sri Musa Aman.

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Kedah BN Gov't Hopes For Indian Representative In Exco After GE-14

Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah.

ALOR SETAR – The Barisan Nasional-led Kedah government hopes that there will be a representative from the Indian community in the state executive council (Exco) after the 14th General Election (GE14).

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Police Cripple Burglary Gang In Penang

BALIK PULAU - Police have crippled a gang believed to be behind 35 burglaries, involving houses and factories in the state, with the arrest of three men known as 'Geng Yus Bumbung', in raids around George Town near here last Wednesday.

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ETS Tickets For Deepavali Still Available

KUALA LUMPUR -- Keretapi Tanah Melayu Bhd (KTMB) today urged those returning  home for the Deepavali celebration to use its Electric Train Service (ETS).

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MYEG To Undertake Voluntary Repatriation Of Illegal Foreign Workers

KUALA LUMPUR –  My E.G. Services Bhd (MYEG) has been appointed by the Ministry of Home Affairs to undertake the voluntary repatriation of illegal foreign workers for the Immigration Department of Malaysia.

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Customs Dept Employee Claims Trial To Corruption Charges

Khairul Paizi Ahmad, 49, (right) and Hizir Said, 43, (left) were charged in the Kangar Sessions Court on charges of requesting and receiving bribes amounting to RM3,000 from a fisherman in Kuala Perlis during the month June last year. Photo: NST

KANGAR - A Customs enforcement assistant pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today on two counts of corruption involving RM3,000 last year.

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Pokok Sena Water Treatment Plant To Be Operational Next Month

POKOK SENA --  The Pokok Sena Water Treatment Plant is expected to be fully operational next month, thus resolving the problem of water supply for 63,000 residents in this district. 

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No Logging In Merapoh Forest Reserve

KUANTAN -- The Pahang Forestry Department today stressed that there is no logging or mining activity in the Merapoh Forest Reserve area in Lipis near here, as alleged by a non-governmental organisation posting which went viral on the social media.

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