Monthly Archives: July 2017

July 28

Sisters in Islam lauds landmark appellate court judgment on children born out of wedlock

Sisters in Islam (SIS) has welcomed the landmark decision by the Court of Appeal which ruled that a child born out of wedlock can take up his or her father’s name. In a statement yesterday, the organisation also commended the appellate court for “exercising compassion and upholding the best interests of the child”. “The practice […]

July 27

Uber, Grab now legal in Malaysia

E-hailing services such as Uber and Grab have now been legalised after the Land Public Transport (Amendment) Bill 2017 was passed in the Dewan Rakyat today. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said e-hailing services as well as conventional taxis would be supervised by the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). “All […]

July 22

JPJ deputy director’s traffic case back to magistrate’s court

The case involving Road Transport Department deputy director-general Datuk Yusoff Ayob, who sent his special aide to plead guilty on his behalf over a charge of driving in an emergency lane, has been remitted back to the magistrate’s court. “The case has been sent back to the court. How can you plead guilty by way […]

July 17

Thousands throng Kajang Stadium in conjunction with MRT SBK Phase 2 launch

More than 20,000 people thronged Kajang Stadium today in celebration of the launch of the second phase of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. Najib who arrived here about 12.30pm after taking the MRT ride from the Tun Razak Exchange underground station where the launching ceremony […]

July 17

Cheat sheet for Klang Valley’s newest ride, the MRT SBK

With the country’s first-ever Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line kicking in fully today, this is the best time to read up and gear up to take full advantage of this new train service.  Here’s a quick list of information from MRT builder MRT Corp and operator Prasarana to get you ready for the full operation […]

July 07

Heartbreak as man finds wife dead in bed with their children still in her arms

A heartbreaking scene greeted a man upon his return home on Tuesday night when he found his wife dead in bed, with their two young children crying in her lifeless arms. The body of Siti Rohana Redzuan, 36, was found by her husband at their house in Taman Puteri when he came home from work […]

July 02

Opportunities For The Aspiring Bumiputera Entrepreneur

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