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Local News / The Sun - 9 months ago

Man convicted of NY child murder, four decades on

NEW YORK: A jury on Tuesday convicted a man of kidnapping and murdering a six-year-old boy in New York almost 40 years ago in a case that still haunts US parents and changed how child abductions are handled. Etan Patz vanished on May 25, 1979 after...

Local News / The Sun - 9 months ago

Sim not bothered about being called a traitor

PETALING JAYA: Sim Tong Him, who has left DAP, said he is not bothered that Lim Kit Siang has called him a traitor, reported Berita Harian. "He (Lim) can say whatever he wants, I don't care," the Kota Malacca MP was quoted as saying by Berita...

Local News / The Sun - 9 months ago

A beacon of hope

UNDERPRIVILEGED Petaling Jaya (PJ) residents diagnosed with cancer can be assured of top-notch cancer treatment at Beacon Hospital without having to worry about the high medical cost of treatment. The above statement comes with Beacon Hospital’s re...

Local News / The Sun - 9 months ago

Three 'Dego Ride' motorcycle owners issued summon

KUALA LUMPUR: Three motorcycle owners were issued summonses by the Road Transport Department (RTD) yesterday for providing unauthorised motorcycle taxi service known as "Dego Ride". RTD enforcement director Datuk V. Valluvan said two of the summonse...

Local News / The Sun - 9 months ago

Dengue cases on the rise in Perak

IPOH: Dengue cases in Perak had been on the rise with 823 cases Jan 1 and Feb 11 as compared to 728 cases during the same period last year. The State Health Department in a statement said there were four deaths during the said period with no fatalit...

Local News / The Sun - 11 months ago

Flood victims in Dungun yet to return home

KUALA TERENGGANU: Flood victims at the relief centre in Kampung Cacar Baru community hall near Paka in Dungun have yet to return to their homes as flood waters have not receded completely. Terengganu Welfare Department acting director Rusmi Mahmood...

Local News / The Sun - 11 months ago

Raul Castro vows to defend Fidel's revolution

SANTIAGO DE CUBA: Cuban President Raul Castro pledged Saturday to uphold his brother Fidel's socialist revolution at a massive rally in honour of the communist icon before his burial. Tens of thousands of flag-waving supporters recited the oath...

Local News / The Sun - 11 months ago

The snake-catching tribe saving lives in India

A SMALL scythe, a crowbar and a bundle of canvas bags are all that Kali and Vedan carry when they venture into the fields of southern India to catch some of the world's deadliest snakes. Their skills, passed from generation to generation of the...