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Perodua Buddyz revealed at KLMS13

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The Perodua Buddyz concept sedan was revealed at the on going Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show 2013 (KLIMS13). According to blog site Paultan.org, the concept car by Perodua is an evolution of the Bezza concept, and is believed to be a hint at a future production sedan by Perodua. Second national car maker Perodua is widely touted to be ready ... Read More »

JPJ offices to open this weekend

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The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has made an announcement that all it’s state branches would be open this weekend to facilitate the movement of applications involved in the new mySIKAP system. According to a tweet we received from JPJ, the counters will start operation as usual, beginning at 730PM. Aside from catering to those involved in the migration to the ... Read More »

Malaysia donates Rm3.2mil to the Philippines

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The Government is donating US$1mil (RM3.2mil) to relief efforts in the Philippines after parts of the country were devastated by typhoon Haiyan, said Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Hamzah Zainudin. He said the aid was approved by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak at a meeting with the Foreign Ministry and related agencies, including the National Security Council. Apart from ... Read More »

Venezuelan television presenter takes Miss Universe title

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A 25-year-old Venezuelan television presenter, Gabriela Isler, on Saturday was crowned Miss Universe in Moscow in a glittering ceremony. Judges, including rock star Steven Tyler from Aerosmith, picked the winner from a total of 86 contestants at the show, watched by millions of viewers around the world. Last year’s winner Olivia Culpo placed a diamond crown on the head of ... Read More »

Sarawak’s Great Orang Utan Project wins award

The recognition presented to Datuk Amar Abang Zohari Tun Openg (2nd from right) by Andrew Starbucks (middle).

The Great Orang Utan Project being run at Matang Wildlife Centre in Kuching, Sarawak has been highly commended in the Best for Responsible Wildlife Experience at World Responsible Tourism Awards 2013. The award ceremony was held last weekend at 2013 World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry. The Awards are the most prestigious and competitive ... Read More »

Sarawakian couple killed in Sabah

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A Sarawakian couple was bludgeoned to death with an axe in a bedroom at a seafood factory at Bundusan industrial area in Penampang early Friday. The blood-soaked body of Chen Ching Woei, 42, was found on the bed while his wife Chang Ling Ling, 44, was lying on the floor. It is learnt that, Chen had been working as the ... Read More »

Super Typhoon Haiyan totals cities in the Philippines

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Super Typhoon Haiyan — perhaps the strongest storm ever — plowed Friday across the central Philippines, leaving widespread devastation in its wake. It roared onto Samar at 4:30 a.m., flooding streets and knocking out power and communications networks in many areas of the hilly island in the region of Eastern Visayas, and then continued its march, barreling into four other ... Read More »

Worker killed when under construction building collapsed

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A worker was killed when a two-storey shop building which was under construction collapsed at IJM Batu 6 near Sandakan yesterday. The building collapsed at about 5.45pm. However, rescue operations were only conducted about 8pm after the Fire and Rescue Department was informed when the worker was realised missing. Sandakan district police chief ACP Rowell Marong identified the victim as ... Read More »

13-year-old girl gang raped in Lundu

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A 13-year-old girl from Kpg Bokah, Lundu lodged a police report on Tuesday night after she was allegedly gang-raped by her boyfriend and his friends sometime in August this year. Prior to lodging the report, the victim had complained about having constant pain in her private part to her relative. Worried about the victim’s health condition, the relative then asked ... Read More »

Tour guide dies trying to save tourist

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A Malaysian tour guide died last Saturday while trying to rescue a Singaporean tourist under his care. The guide, 42-year-old Kevin Tan Chew, jumped into a 4-metre deep pool at the foot of the Perting Pandak Waterfalls in Bentong, Pahang, after the Singaporean got into difficulties and was struggling in the water. The 35-year-old Singaporean was eventually rescued. He was ... Read More »

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