KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 (Bernama) -- Information, Communications and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim today described taxi drivers and owners as the country's social diplomats and said they must develop a good personality to go with that role.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 10 (Bernama) -- The people of Lahad Datu who are forced to be evacuated to three temporary settlements following the intrusion by armed militants from the southern Philippines are in need of mattresses, pillows and blankets.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 7 (Bernama) -- Indonesian and Brunei delegations on a visit to Malaysia are impressed with the 1Malaysia Community's (K1M) skills in cooking and sewing to upgrade the standard of living of the local community.

GEORGE TOWN, March 6 (Bernama) -- The Penang 1Malaysia Community has set a target to collect 500 signatures in support and appreciation to the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) and the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) for their contributions in defending the sovereignty of the country in Sabah.

BATU PAHAT, March 5 (Bernama) -- Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today said the Bantuan Rakyat 1Malaysia (BR1M) would be a sustainable people's aid institution in looking after the welfare of the low-income group.

LUMUT, Feb 24 (Bernama) -- The 1Malaysia People's Aid (BR1M) cash payout for the people is one of the aspirations of the government, which clearly has a different plan to strengthen the country's economy, according to Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin.

KUALA TERENGGANU, Feb 22 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and wife are expected to arrive here Saturday to officiate the 'Janji Ditepati Tour' programme at the Dataran Shahbandar at 10.30am.