KUALA LUMPUR: MIC is urging all quarters to come forward to save the 110-year-old Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields, which is slated for development as an apartment project.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- MIC Deputy President Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam today urged the Vivekananda Ashram Board to abort plans to develop the site at the Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfield.

KUALA LUMPUR: Any suggestion that the police practise racial stereotyping in their investigations into the leaks of Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah examination papers is unjustified and unfair.

MIC president Datuk Seri G Palanivel has taken over as chairman of Perak MIC with immediate effect, he announced in a statement on Wednesday.


KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 (Bernama) -- A total of 261 students have pursued their first degree programmes at prestigious universities abroad under the sponsorship of the Education Ministry from 2006 until this year.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is ready to discuss with social website owners in the United States to close accounts suspected of inciting violence and those touching on racial and religious sensitivities.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 -- Six strategic measures will be undertaken by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)to accelerate the pace of the country's migration to e-payments and in a move to reduce the usage of cash and cheques in the financial system.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 (Bernama) -- Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot disagrees with the perception that "inside people" or better known as "cables", are involved in making it easier for applicants to secure positions in the public sector.

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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 (Bernama) -- Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) has won six gold medals through three green technology products at the British Invention Show (BIS) 2014, in London recently which could lead to their applications in the local industry.

SEPANG, Nov 26 (Bernama) -- Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) today conducted a full-scale aircraft accident practice to test the effectiveness of the Airport Emergency Procedure (AEP) at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) here.

BUKIT MERTAJAM, Nov 26 (Bernama) -- Amni Zuhayra Mohd Fuad, the daughter of a teacher couple, was shocked when she was named Penang's Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) top performer for the year.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 25 (Bernama) -- The Health Ministry (KKM) is looking into ways to ensure all victims of the coal mine explosion in Selantik, Sarawak, are given the best treatment through expertise available at hospitals.


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