GEORGE TOWN, Aug 21 --The Sessions Court here today fixed Sept 27 for the mention of a case involving the construction company responsible for the Paya Terubong Paired Road project at Jalan Bukit Kukus, where a landslide occurred killing nine foreign workers on Oct 19 last year.
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 21 – A principal performance at the National Day celebration in Putrajaya this year themed Love My Malaysia: Clean Malaysia will be a modern dance by over 1,000 secondary school students incorporating analogies of termites that wreak destruction and the rise of the Asian tiger.
BEIJING, Aug 21 -- China expresses protest to the United States (US) over its decision to approve a US$8 billion military sale of 66 F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan and intends to impose sanctions on US companies that will be selling the weapons, Sputnik news agency reported, quoting the Chinese Foreign Ministry's spokesman, Geng Shuang on Wednesday.
KUALA KRAI, Aug 21 -- The Social Welfare Department has approved a monthly assistance of RM300 to the family of Muhamad Zuhaidi Safin, 33, whose wife scavenges for discarded chicken skin from a nearby school canteen since the past three months so that their children have something special to eat with their rice.
BEIJING, Aug 21 -- A staffer of the UK Consulate in Hong Kong, who is a Chinese citizen, has been detained by Shenzhen police and placed under administrative detention for 15 days, Sputnik news agency reported, quoting the Chinese Foreign Ministry's spokesman, Geng Shuang on Wednesday.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 -- A secretary from Koperasi Kredit Pekerja IMG Kejuruteraan Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) Berhad pleaded not guilty at a sessions court here today to two counts of bribery amounting to RM2,000 to release a full amount of cooperative savings money owned by a DBKL employee, two years ago.
KUANTAN, Aug 21 -- A car exhibition sales and service centre in Sungai Isap here has been directed to explain an incident whereby the Jalur Gemilang at the premises was found to be installed upside down, an image of which went viral on social media recently.