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250-Year-Old Graves, An Important Reminder Of Village's History, Left Neglected

Syed Kamalrul Sufian Syed Kadiron Mustafa (L) and Waka Mohd Nor looking at the tombs on the graves of the two brothers, Sheikh Akhil Khan Mohammad and Sheikh Ghulam Khan Mohammad, in Butterworth, Penang. - fotoBERNAMABUTTERWORTH: Not many people are aware that located in Kampung Bagan Dalam is the final resting place since 250 years ago, of two brothers who had contributed much to the history and development of the village and surrounding area.

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Firecrackers: Police To Record Statement From Parents Of Injured Teenager

ROSLI: Parents must be alert and prevent their children from playing firecrackers or fireworks. - fotoBERNAMA/FilepicKUALA TERENGGANU: Police will record a statement from the parents of a 14-year-old teenager who was injured badly while playing homemade firecrackers in Kampung Toh Kah, Dungun on June 16.

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AirAsia Offers 'Superstar' Promo Fares To India From KL

 

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia, is introducing the “Fly like a Superstar” promotion on all AirAsia & AirAsia X destinations to India from Kuala Lumpur.

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Four Arrested With RM14k Worth Of Drugs

ALOR STAR: Four men were caught red-handed packing drugs worth RM14,000 at a motel here.

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Firemen Rescue Cow Trapped In Monsoon Drain

SUNGAI BESAR: A cow that fell into a monsoon drain at Simpang Tiga Loji was rescued by the Sungai Besar Fire and Rescue Department this morning.

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Abu Hassan Appointed As Jerlun Umno Acting Chief, Replaces Mukhriz

 

Kota Siputeh state assemblyman Datuk Abu Hassan Sharif has been appointed as Jerlun UMNO acting chief to replace Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir who was sacked from UMNO. NSTP Archive Photo

ALOR SETAR: Kota Siputeh state assemblyman Datuk Abu Hassan Sharif has been appointed as Jerlun UMNO acting chief to replace Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir who was sacked from UMNO.

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Diphtheria Comeback, Parents And Community's Attitude To Be Blamed

MELAKA: Recently the country was shocked by the death of two children from Melaka and Kedah due to diphtheria, which according to medical experts can be easily prevented through vaccination.

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New Liability Programme To Make Employers More Responsible For Foreign Workers

 

In a bid to make employers more responsible, the Home Ministry wants to introduce a strict liability programme to ensure that the movement of foreign workers can be better monitored and controlled. Pix by Mohd Azren Jamaludin

JOHOR BARU: In a bid to make employers more responsible, the Home Ministry wants to introduce a strict liability programme to ensure that the movement of foreign workers can be better monitored and controlled.

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Zakat Concept Can Narrow Social Gap, Strengthen Muslim Hub - Najib

PEKAN -- Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the concept of compulsory charity or zakat, which is the fourth pillar of Islam, can uphold the principle of social justice to narrow the gap between the rich and poor.

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Najib Took Almost A Year To Expel Duo, Says Annuar

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno president Najib Razak took almost one year before conceding to the pressure by Supreme Council (MT) members to expel former deputy president Muhyiddin Yassin and former Kedah Menteri Besar Mukhriz Mahathir.

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