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By Sarimah Othman

(This is the first of a two-part article on the efforts taken by local NGOs to reduce food wastage and feed the hungry)

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- While there are already existing initiatives in the city to save food that will otherwise be wasted and distribute it to the needy, two organisations are set to launch smartphone applications that will take the whole process to the next level.

By Erda Khursyiah Basir

KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) -- Claims that the Election Commission's (EC) proposed redelineation exercise is tilted in favour of Barisan Nasional (BN) and may aggravate racial polarisation are unfounded, according to political analysts

By Kisho Kumari Sucedaram

KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) -- For many years, Malaysia has been coping with diseases such as malaria, chikungunya and dengue that are caused by mosquito-borne viruses. And now adding to the list is the Zika virus, which is transmitted through the Aedes Aegypti mosquito.

By Rozainah Abdul Rahim

KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) -- "I love the baby and do not have the heart to abort it," said Lisa (not her real name), who is now 15 weeks pregnant with a child out of wedlock

By Azeman Ariffin

JAKARTA (Bernama) -- There are still five months to go before simultaneous regional head elections (or Pilkada, the Bahasa Indonesia acronym for the polls) are held in seven provinces in Indonesia but campaigning started as soon as the nomination period drew to a close at the stroke of midnight last Friday.

By Erda Khursyiah Basir

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 (Bernama) -- The proposal to utilise the annual levy imposed on foreign workers to boost automation and innovation in various industries was lauded by academics, but they said a detailed study should be carried out first to ascertain its relevance to industry needs.

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