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In an unexpected development, student activist Safwan Anang has refused bail, even though the Court granted bail to all five charged with sedition this morning. Hishamuddin Rais, Haris Ibrahim, Tian Chua and Tamrin Ghafar were released pending...
The Penang education department director has ordered schools in the state not to participate in Merdeka parades or celebrations organised by the state government until approval is received from the federal education ministry. I contacted the Penang education department...
It looks as if the water shortages in Labuan, previously highlighted in this blog, have not yet been resolved, judging from this letter by an upset parent. Since July-August 2009, many letters have been written to everybody and anybody in...
It was just an academic exercise, says a senior university official, and it was never banned. So how does the university explain this notice found pasted in the Berita Kampus newsroom? Is the notice part of the review process/academic...
A leading Scottish university in the field of science and technology is inching closer to setting up a campus in Putrajaya by 2014. The tertiary institution, also known for its business and engineering programmes, has been chosen as the...