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  1. Two dead in early morning accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Star Online

    BATU PAHAT: Two people were killed in an accident involving three vehicles in Jalan Kangkar Senangar in Parit Sulong here. Batu Pahat OCPD Asst Comm Din Ahmad said an SUV driven by Lim Yin Bao, 28, lost control and hit a car and motorcycle at about 12.05am yesterday.

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  2. Royal family kicks off Kembara Mahkota JohorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Star Online

    Ready to roll: Sultan Ibrahim getting on his Harley Davidson Street Glide during the flagging off ceremony of the 18th Kembara Mahkota Johor at Laman DiRaja Pontian. PONTIAN: The Johor Ruler and the royal family will be travelling 858km across 10 districts in the state for this year's 18th edition of the Kembara Mahkota Johor.

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  3. Johor Will Be Najib's Waterloo: From Crown Prince to Muhyiddin to MB...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Johor Menteri Besar Mohamed Khaled Nordin has today signalled that there are fissures in Umno, following the ouster of Muhyiddin Yassin as deputy prime minister. Since Muhyiddin's removal, political developments in Johor have come under the spotlight.

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  4. Envoy's wife buried next to her fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | The Star Online

    Farewell mother: Hani Farhana , the eldest daughter of late Datin Habibah, crying as she touches her mother's coffin at Parit Yusof Darat Muslim cemetery. MUAR: The wife of the Malaysian High Commissioner to Pakistan was buried next to her father's grave in her hometown here.

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  5. Dirty water major cause of disruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | The Star Online

    Disrupted flow: A river running near the Sembrong Dam catchment area in Kluang, Johor. The river looks like it has been polluted with animal waste from nearby farms.

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  6. PLUS Travel Time Advisory for this long weekendRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    A long weekend is ahead, courtesy of Labour Day on May 1 and Wesak Day on May 4 - but we're sure you already knew that! For the benefit of those intending to take to the roads during this holiday period, PLUS has released its Travel Time Advisory . Between April 30 and May 2, motorists from the Klang Valley heading to Perlis and Kedah and Johor Selatan are advised to enter the North-South Highway between 6 am and 8 am.

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  7. Johor to gazette water catchments as protected areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Star Online

    JOHOR BARU: The state government wants to gazette all 15 water catchment areas in the state as "protected areas" to better manage its water resources. Once they are gazetted by year-end, there would be better supervision and enforcement around the catchment areas, said state Public Works, Rural and Regional Development chairman Datuk Hasni Mohammad.

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  8. New train terminal in Labu to serve HSRRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Star Online

    SEREMBAN: A new train terminal will be constructed in Labu near here to serve the proposed high-speed rail link between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan said the stop, to be built under the transit-oriented-development concept, will be the only one serving the rail link in the state.

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  9. DOE strives to save Sembrong DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Star Online

    NUSAJAYA: Putting up a more than 10km-long fence and gazetting it as a water catchment area are among the measures proposed by the Department of Environment to help revive Sembrong Dam, which is "slowly dying". Another suggestion to the state government is to set up a special multi-agency taskforce to carry out strict enforcement against those who have illegally encroached into the dam area.

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  10. Pirates seize Malaysian tanker, siphon off marine fuel cargoRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Nation

    Observers said such attacks on smaller tankers for their cargo, rather than ransom, were becoming more prevalent in the area. Around seven suspects hijacked the Singa Berlian on March 9 off the Indonesian island of Pulau Bintan, according to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency .

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  11. Sembrong Dam - slowly dying'Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Star Online

    KLUANG: The Sembrong Dam, a major water source for some 120,000 people in the districts of Kluang and parts of Batu Pahat, is "slowly dying". Indiscriminate farming and agriculture activities around the dam, not unlike in Cameron Highlands, is causing an algae bloom, that threatens to halt water production and the existence of all marine life in it.

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  12. Flag-hoisting ceremony kicks off coronation doRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Star Online

    At exactly 9am yesterday, the state's ceremonial flag was hoisted up at Istana Besar to formally mark the start of the celebrations. The red-white-blue-and-yellow flag was flown on a 30m-high pole at the palace's Memorial Monument in a ceremony conducted by the Johor Military Force .While the JMF brass band performed, a seven-gun salute was fired.

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  13. Dept gets orders to act against farms around - ailing' damRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Star Online

    KLUANG: The state government has directed the Department of Environment and Land Office to carry out immediate enforcement operations against farms around the Sembrong Dam following the threat of pollution. Johor Public Works, Rural and Regional Development committee chairman Datuk Hasni Muhammad said that the move was necessary to protect the water source for the more than 120,000 people in the districts of Kluang and Batu Pahat.

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  14. MCA to host CNY open house at party HQ on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Star Online

    The party would hold its open house on the first day of the lunar new year, said secretary-general Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan. Ong said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and his deputy Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin would grace the celebrations.

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  15. News from around the Asia Pacific region, Jan 20.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotel industry and travel news from around the Asia Pacific region; this week: Tribute opens first property in Hong Kong, Four Season Bangkok re-branded, KL-Singapore by rail, and more... Tribute Hotels in partnership with developer District 15 will open the doors of its first property in Yau Ma Tei, Hong Kong, in April 2015. The 24-room boutique hotel will be the brand's first property, occupying what once used to be an office building.

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