Unitar 2,000 accomplishments

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PETALING JAYA: More than 2,000 Unitar International University (Unitar) candidates and their guests gathered for the university’s seventh convocation at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre recently. Students from as far as Cameroon, Libya, Brunei, Nigeria and Indonesia, as well as from across Malaysia, celebrated the event. Speaking to an audience […]

Prepare students to face 21st century

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SRI AMAN: Students nowadays need to be equipped with a wide range of knowledge, innovative skills, personality and ethics in exploring the 21st century. Community Wellbeing Assistant Minister Datuk Francis Harden Hollis said, “Science will not come by itself without effort on our part. “This exposes many possibilities to us, […]

‘Start them young’

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BINTULU: To bend a bamboo, you start when it is a shoot. Likewise, you should start exposing your children to the importance of learning and understanding the verses of the Quran as a guide for life when they are young, said Bintulu Islamic Religious Department (Jais) official Ustazah Shadatul Hamid. […]

Biker dies of head, body injuries

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MIRI:  An 18-year-old motorcyclist was killed after his bike skidded off the road and hit the road divider early yesterday morning. The crash occurred along Jalan Bulan Sabit here. Sarawak Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said, in the 5am incident, the victim, identified as Felzer […]

Politician’s car vandalised

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MIRI: The front window of a Mercedes-Benz belonging to Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB) Pujut chairman, Bruce Chai, was smashed by an unknown person on Saturday. A police report was lodged at Miri central police station by Chai, 47, after the discovery was made around 10.30pm. Chai, when contacted yesterday, said […]

Get ready for Mother of Elections

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By Natasha Jee & Tania Lam SARAWAK will be up against the entire might of the federal government in the coming state election, said Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) secretary-general Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi. “For that, we expect none other than a commander like Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun […]

No truth in NCR land allegations

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By Tania Lam & Nur Ashikin Louis NATIVE Customary Rights (NCR) land surveyed and gazetted under Section 6 of Sarawak Land Code (SLC) will not become State land, assured State Legislative Assembly (DUN) deputy speaker Gerawat Gala. He stressed that Section 6 of the SLC will only facilitate the application […]

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