KUANTAN, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- The coming of the durian season every year at Kampung Jeram, Beserah here is always eagerly awaited by residents and outsiders who want to take a bite of the king of fruits from the village.

IPOH, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- The Perak Islamic Religious and Malay Customs Council (MAIPk) will implement a manual for management of Muslim cemeteries in Perak next year to ensure its supervision falls under the jurisdiction of respective mosque congregations.

KUCHING, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- The state government through the Sarawak Foundation will finance the education of 40 students pursuing medicine at Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) beginning this year, says Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- Another student of Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah Religious Residential Centre who received treatment at Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) following the fire at the centre last Thursday, was discharged tonight.

PETALING JAYA, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- A contractor, whose status on his dissatisfaction with the police over a traffic summons went viral on Facebook, was fined RM4,000 in default four months' jail by the Magistrate's Court here.

LUMUT, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- For the first time, the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) and the United States Navy (US Navy) are conducting a bilateral training without involving other parties directly.