PADANG BESAR, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- The opening of three Felda settlements in Perlis in 1980s had changed and transformed the socio-economic status of over 1,500 poor households in the state, according to Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azlan Man.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- MIC is ready to discuss with the Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties to swap seats in the upcoming 14th General Elections (GE14), its president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- The Immigration Department is appealing for public information on a local man named Tan Lik Ming for the purpose of a trial to be heard at the Shah Alam High Court on Friday.

JOHOR BAHRU, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- A couple and their two children were found dead at their home in Jalan Utama 41, Rini Residence, Mutiara Rini, here today.

KUANTAN, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- About 200 police officers and personnel at the Pahang police contingent headquarters have been given one month to undergo a mandatory health check.

SEREMBAN, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- Only one out of 63 tahfiz premises, government and private religious schools as well as pondok schools statewide possessed the Certificate of Completion and Compliance (CCC), based on a two-week safety check that began Sept 25.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- The electronic visa approval letter (eVAL) system will be implemented on trial basis from Oct 15 to Dec 31 this year in a bid to expedite the movement of foreign students to Malaysia.