PEKAN, March 13 (Bernama) -- The Pahang Fisheries Department reminds the public against catching the freshwater clams known as etak, remis or kijing or Corbiculacea in the rivers in the state for sale.
PUTRAJAYA, March 13 (Bernama) -- Lawyer Arunachalam Kasi failed to set aside the leave obtained by Attorney General (AG) Tommy Thomas to institute committal proceedings against him (Arunachalam) for having allegedly criticised the proceedings and decision of a court case.
JOHOR BAHRU, March 13 (Bernama) -- All 34 schools in Pasir Gudang have been ordered closed following the contamination believed to have been caused by discharging chemical waste into Sungai Kim Kim, which was seen to become more critical.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- Below is a chronology of events triggered by toxic fumes emanating from chemical waste dumped into Sungai Kim Kim last Thursday, and the unfolding environmental disaster causing more than 10 schools around Pasir Gudang to be closed indefinitely.
PUTRAJAYA, March 13 (Bernama) -- Malaysia is keen to keep sending students to South Korea to enable them to follow the developments in that country especially in the fields of engineering, information technology (IT) and new technologies, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
GEORGE TOWN, March 13 (Bernama) -- A group of delegates from the Taiwan Tourism Bureau (TTB) has chosen Malaysia as the first country to promote its 'Salam Taiwan' programme aimed at boosting Muslim tourists’ arrivals in that country.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- The mining of bauxite in Pahang and its export will be prohibited even after the expiry of the moratorium on these activities on March 31, Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr A. Xavier Jayakumar said today.