A former architect, Abdul Rahman Sani, is earning lucrative income of up to RM15,000 a month making decorative items and souvenirs using agricultural waste. He runs the recycled and go green-based business with his wife, Nik Rusnah, 55, who is an arts teacher.
By Siti Baaqiah Mamat and Norhayati Akhir KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 -- Despite the busy schedule in shouldering the responsibility as the 14th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah still has time for his hobby, which is his love for animals. His daughter, Tunku Soraya Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah said his father's love for animals is reflected with the presence of a mini zoo at Istana Anak Bukit in Alor Setar.
By Hasnah Jusid ALOR SETAR -- This writer was greeted by a delicious aroma when she was about to set foot into Dewan Biru at Istana Anak Bukit. Upon entering the hall, the writer found the mouthwatering scent came from an impressive spread of traditional and modern dishes, arranged beautifully on a table.
Alor Setar: The Drainage and Irrigation Department plans to "improve" the flow of the Moyog river in the Kibabaig area of Penampang so as to minimise the recurrence of flash floods along Jalan Datuk Pang Lima Banting. "Once it is done, part of the water from upstream will be channelled to the Petagas river," he said, adding it hoped to launch this work very soon."
WASHINGTON, D.C. & CYBERJAYA, Malaysia - Dec. 7, 2016 - Today, the International Society for Technology in Education and the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation announced the completion of an educator professional development program that prepares Malaysian educational leaders to share the power of digital age learning with more than 30,000 students around the Southeast Asian country. Eighty-five Malaysian educators have completed the ISTE Coaching Certificate Program that uses blended instruction to train coaches who will prepare school principals to transform instruction through the integration of digital age skills and computational thinking.
KUALA LUMPUR: A po licewoman has been sentenced to seven years' jail for deliberately not providing information on terror activities to the police. Judicial Commissioner Nordin Hassan meted out the maximum jail sentence under Section 130M of the Penal Code on Kpl Jusninawati Abdul Gani , 35. The sentence takes effect from March 22, the day Jusninawati was arrested.
The Malaysian singer-songwriter was one of the main acts featured in the two-day Neon Lights Festival held recently at Fort Canning Park. Seeing her for the first time live, but having no background whatsoever on who she is, Yuna came across as this earthy, soulful Erykah Badu-type.
Heart disease has remained the principal cause of death among Malaysians over the past 10 years , recording 13.5 per cent in 2014, based on the findings of the Statistics Department. In a statement on 'Statistics On Causes of Death in Malaysia' today, the department said pneumonia recorded the second highest cause of death in the country at 12 per cent, followed by cerebrovascular disease , septicemia and transport accidents .
KHAIRY Jamaluddin and his team thought long and hard about how to approach the subject of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's betrayal of Umno. The former premier had long crossed the red line where Umno members were concerned, but Khairy did not want to cross that Malay cultural line of regard for the elderly and sympathy for the vanquished.
Langkawi is known as "the jewel of Kedah", and the island certainly earns its nickname. Located off the coast of the aforementioned northwestern Malaysian state, its white sandy beaches are lapped by turquoise waters and fringed by lush jungle.