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70% housing quota for bumis in Perlis?

The state of Perlis will be introducing the latest housing quota for freehold properties at 70% for bumiputras and 30% for non-bumiputras.

2 weeks of heavy rain for water rationing to be discontinued: AWER

The Association of Water and Energy Research Malaysia (AWER) senior manager In Su Fang pointed out that the Sungai Selangor Dam provides 60% of drinking water to Klang Valley residents, meaning the water level at the dam must be at least 55% before the current water rationing exercise could be discontinued.

MH370: Authority to investigate still with Malaysia

The authority and responsibility to investigate Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which has been missing since March 8, is still vested with Malaysia even though Australia is leading the search and recovery operation now.

Khir Toyo's appeal against conviction postponed again

The hearing of former Selangor Menteri Besar Dr Mohamad Khir Toyo's final appeal against his conviction and 12 months jail term for corruption has been postponed yet again to an unspecified date.

Malaysia vows to be transparent with 'black box' data

Any data that is eventually recovered from the "black box" of missing flight MH370 will be publicly released, Malaysia's transport minister pledged Tuesday, as the government battles widespread criticism over the transparency of its investigation.

Long-term policy on Sabah's illegals after RCI report: Wan Junaidi

A total policy on a long-term solution to the illegal immigrant (PATI) issue in Sabah will be drawn up after the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) report on PATI in the state is released.

Irresponsible reporting a threat to profession

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines' flight MH370 had baffled the world and triggered a worldwide media frenzy.

Police confirm impounding Tian Chua's handphone for sedition probe

Police confirmed that they have impounded a handphone belonging to the Batu Member of Parliament (MP), Tian Chua, at a hotel in Petaling Jaya about 8pm last night.

Malaysia needs to upgrade defence system: Hishammuddin

In light of the Malaysia Airlines MH370 tragedy, Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein notes there is a need to upgrade the country's defence system to strengthen its security in the future.

May 18 for management of PAS president's case

The High Court here has set May 18 for case management pertaining to the application by PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang to set aside the RM2 million judgement against him in a defamation suit brought by Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) member Mohd Shamsul Mat Amin.