From Abdul Rahman Ahmad

MAKKAH, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- After contributing fried rice with turmeric fried chicken recently, members of the Kembara Inspirasi Haji (KIH) team distributed ice cream to the public, especially haj pilgrims who were still in the Holy Land on Friday.

SUBANG, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) is sending a team to Dhaka on Monday to discuss with the Bangladeshi government on the Rohingya issue.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said Malaysia needs to take advantage of its good relations with foreign countries and not become an isolated country and refuse to cooperate with other countries.

JOHOR BAHRU, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- Malaysia is willing to accept more Rohingya refugees into the country following the increasingly tense situation in Myanmar, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- Tan Sri Dr Sharifah Zarah Syed Ahmad said that the Darjah Panglima Setia Mahkota (PSM) award she received today was not her individual success, but rather a result of the support and cooperation she received from various quarters.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- Taman Melawati residents here are protesting against a proposed convention centre close to the housing estate which they claim will cause numerous problems, including traffic congestion.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 9 (Bernama) -- A moderate earthquake, measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale, occurred at the Aru Island Region, Indonesia, at 6.05 pm today.