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Balik Pulau is Penang’s new tourist destination, says deputy minister

Natural beauty of Penang island's rural heartland to feature in new tourism programme.

No kidding, this young American knows her durians

Oregon native and author Lindsay Gasik amazes even local planters with her depth of knowledge on durians.

Former Balik Pulau MP Hilmi quits politics for good

He says he is resigning from all his positions in Umno and BN, but will remain an Umno member.

Bekas timbalan menteri kesihatan letak semua jawatan dalam Umno, BN

Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya berkata jawatan ketua Umno Bahagian Balik Pulau itu akan dipangku oleh timbalannya Datuk Dr Muhamad Farid Saad.

Najib: Saya ke Pulau Pinang bukan untuk lihat banglo, terowong

Pengerusi BN itu menyindir Lim Guan Eng dan Dr Mahathir dengan berkata, kempen 'Selamatkan Malaysia' bertujuan menyelamatkan kroni mereka.

Najib in Penang: Not here to see bungalows, tunnels

BN leader takes a dig at Guan Eng and Mahathir, says 'Save Malaysia' campaign is about saving cronies.

Formation of Penang CM Corporation legal, says Federal Court

A parliamentary act passed in 1962 authorises state legislatures to make laws to establish such corporations, says Chief Justice Raus Sharif.

Best to be local in Balik Pulau

PKR man Yusmadi Yusoff, who broke BN's winning streak in 2008, says Balik Pulau folk are 'socially parochial'.

Bekas wakil rakyat: Calon tempatan berpeluang cerah di Balik Pulau

Bekas ahli Parlimen Balik Pulau daripada PKR, Yusmadi Yusoff, berkata penduduk setempat 'berfikiran kedaerahan' dan lebih mempercayai orang tempatan untuk mewakili suara mereka.

RM100 fine for verbally abusing nurse

Office helper Muhamad Lutfi Arifin pleads guilty to the offence committed at a govt clinic in Bayan Lepas on Tuesday.

‘Penang coast eyed for reclamation to be marine park under BN’

Umno’s Pulau Betong assemblyman Muhammad Farid Saad says Permatang Damar Laut would be protected if he were given the power to make a decision.

‘Highest ever compensation for fishermen hit by reclamation’

Penang CM says if federal government rejects this project, it should answer why reclamation is allowed in Johor, Melaka and Kedah.

‘No’ to reclamation project if people don’t benefit, says PM

Prime Minister Najib Razak says federal government has its own reasons for approving projects and will not reject something solely on political grounds.

Najib: Sebab Putrajaya tolak projek tambak laut Pulau Pinang

Perdana menteri berkata kerajaan persekutuan mempunyai pendirian dalam meluluskan sesuatu projek dan bukanlah menolak semata-mata atas dasar fahaman politik.

Political rivals divided on how green Penang is

Writer says Penang government's policies have exposed hills and shores to rapacious development.

Kawasan hijau Balik Pulau semakin terancam

Hilmi berkata segala perancangan yang disusun termasuk rancangan BN untuk mewartakan pelan struktur bagi Balik Pulau sejak Pulau Pinang ditadbir DAP.

BN: Unplanned development robs Balik Pulau of greenery

Balik Pulau MP Dr Hilmi Yahaya agrees with DAP's Tan Seng Giaw on area being 'less green', saying he fears durian orchards, paddy fields could be gone in a few years.

DAP man tight-lipped on Guan Eng’s ‘incommunicado’ claim

Kepong MP says he is still reachable by phone despite DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng's claim that he had not been in contact with the party leadership since early this year.

DAP’s Tan Seng Giaw ‘incommunicado’, says Guan Eng

Penang Chief Minister dismisses question about Kepong MP's comment on Balik Pulau being 'less green', saying party hasn't heard from Tan since early this year.

‘Stop dumping monkeys and snakes in Balik Pulau’

Assemblyman Farid Saad says dangerous animals caught elsewhere in Penang have been frequently seen released in Balik Pulau, causing trouble for the folks in the district.

2 fishermen missing off Balik Pulau since Saturday

Ahmad Nizam Ariffin, 40, and Hatami Ismail, 20, are believed to have gone out to sea at 5pm but have not been seen since.

DAP: No GST, toll if Pakatan takes Putrajaya

With GE14 expected this year, DAP has renewed its promise to do away with the GST and toll collection should Pakatan Harapan take Putrajaya.

Low enrolment plagues Chinese schools in Balik Pulau

The Penang government hopes new affordable homes being built in the township will boost population, with more school-going children.

Tak bersalah: Rela mati berdiri dari hidup melutut

Ketua Menteri Pulau Pinang ikrar pertahan nama baiknya habis-habisan

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