Tamil school receives allocation from Kedah state
ALOR SETAR - Kedah MB Azizan handed over allocation for 58 tamil schools, amounting to RM 229,000.
Pembela demands action against Zulkifli Nordin
KULIM - Everyone must come forward to condemn the actions of Zulkifli Nordin says Pembela.
Students detained by Bedong police until midnight
BEDONG - The students, 13 of them, picked up by police following a complaint by one of the school teacher, around 6 pm.
S&O Electronics workers picket for salary adjustment
SUNGAI PETANI - Negotiation fell through when the union officials walked out in protest of the salary adjustment clause of the collective agreement.
Waytha: A community marginalised
KULIM - Recently returned Hindraf leader, P Waythamoorthy spoke on the Indian community marginalisation.
Salvation for Ulu Muda Forest
PENANG - The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) will organize a public seminar featuring the state of Kedah's Ulu Muda Forest on 12th June, 2012 titled The Importance of the Ulu Muda Forest for Water Security in Northern Peninsular Malaysia.
Women’s ministry: Disabled a priority
KEDAH - he federal government has spent up to RM307.5 million to provide equipments as well as facilities for the betterment of persons with disabilities throughout the country.
Gerakan questions Kedah’s stalled mega project
ALOR SETAR - The failure of the Kedah state government to get the project off the ground is a great embarrassment.
Madrasah Salihiah obtains interim injunction
ALOR SETAR - The interim injunction effectively barred them from demolishing or taking any form of action against Madrasah Salihiah.
Nigerian student sent to the gallows for drugs
Alor Setar - A Nigerian student was sent to the gallows by the High Court for trafficking 18.81 kg worth of cannabis two years ago.
KAAA athletic championship kicks off in Alor Setar
ALOR SETAR - The two day championship were open to athletes from Malaysia, as well as invitational teams from neighbouring countries.
Madrasah Salihiah: 3 police reports made against Kedah MB
ALOR SETAR - Three police reports lodged against Kedah MB,for his insistence to proceed with the plans to demolish the Madrasah Salihiah.
Ismail Sabri: Govt committed to reducing people’s burden
SINTOK - The introduction of the student discount card that would benefit close to 1.4 million final year students.
Gerakan reveals more projects without open tender
ALOR SETAR - Tan went on to question as to why the PAS led state government did not use an open tender to invite independent bidders for the development project and urged them to come clean with the public.
Mahathir: BERSIH 3.0 is a ploy to topple government
ALOR SETAR - The former Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, accused the the opposition parties, namely Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR), DAP and PAS, of being the force behind the recent BERSIH 3.0 demonstration in Kuala Lumpur.
Wat Nikrodharam celebrates Wesak Day
ALOR SETAR - The floats procession carrying the statue of Buddha through the city's streets was the highlight of the evening.
Mubarak holds its ninth general assembly in Alor Setar
ALOR SETAR - Mubarak passed as a resolution condemning the actions of certain quarters including some members of the opposition parties, as well as certain NGOs, that plot to overthrow the duly elected government.
Madrasah Salihiah heirs files a fresh suit against the Kedah state government
ALOR SETAR - The fresh suit is last ditch effort to stop the Kedah state government from proceeding with their plans to demolish the 103 year old madrasah to make way for a shopping complex.
Tzu Chi Foundation distributes free packed vegetarian food
ALOR SETAR - The spokesperson for the Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Malaysia said, almost 90% of the Alor Setar based vegetarian food eateries contributed to this free vegetarian food distribution campaign.
“Flag Run” to commemorate Umno’s 66th anniversary
SANGLANG - The run is scheduled to end at the Bukit Jalil Stadium on May 11, where the 66th anniversary will be celebrated.