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3 held over Batu Caves firecracker incident

All 34 injured out of hospital, say cops.

Seorang lagi ditahan berhubung letupan mercun ketika Thaipusam

Suspek berumur 25 tahun itu ditahan di sekitar Batu Caves pada pukul 3 pagi tadi dan direman selama 4 hari sehingga Jumaat.

34 injured by fire crackers in Batu Caves

Police say it is possible that the fire crackers had exceeded their expiry date, as they exploded on the road instead of in the air.

Lebih 30 cedera terkena letupan mercun ketika sambut Thaipusam

3 mangsa dihantar ke Hospital Selayang, 2 ke HKL, seorang mangsa ke Hospital Sungai Buloh manakala 28 lagi dihantar ke klinik kesihatan berhampiran.

Kedah village celebrates Thaipusam through gritted teeth

Villagers suffer illness and hardship with no electricity or clean water.

LED lights to festoon silver chariot this Thaipusam

Before this, normal lightbulbs were used which emitted much more heat.

Stop using bulls for chariot, Penang Hindu Endowments Board tells Chettiars

Following an outcry from animal rights activists, the board says devotees themselves should draw the chariot.

3,000 tan makanan dijangka dibazirkan ketika Thaipusam, kata persatuan pengguna

Penyumbang dicadangkan menyerahkan sebahagian makanan kepada badan yang bertugas mengagihkan makanan kepada mereka yang memerlukan.

Minimise food waste during Thaipusam, stall operators told

At least 3,000 tonnes of food waste is generated during the festivities, says the consumer group.

4 remanded over firecracker explosion in Sungai Petani

Twenty-six devotees were injured in a firecracker explosion during Thaipusam celebration near the Sri Subramaniya Swami Temple in Sungai Petani.

Lebih 25 cedera terkena letupan bunga api sempena Thaipusam

Kejadian berlaku kira-kira 8.30 malam ketika orang ramai menyaksikan perarakan kereta berhala diarak keluar daripada kuil berkenaan.

Johor Sultan, son attend Thaipusam celebration in JB

Johor royalty were joined by non-Hindus who witnessed thousands of Hindu devotees perform religious rituals in Sri Subramaniar temple in Johor Bahru.

Thaipusam: Use of bulls to pull chariot slammed

Netizens and the Penang Hindu Endowment Board are not happy that bulls were used to pull the Silver Chariot, with about 15 people on it, in Penang.

Najib: Advancing Indian community a work in progress

The prime minister says changing the attitude and values of the community cannot be done overnight.

Zahid seru masyarakat India sokong BN, tutup cerita lama

Timbalan perdana menteri itu juga berjanji akan memujuk perdana menteri menambah bantuan kepada masyarakat India dalam waktu terdekat.

‘Ruling on unilateral conversion makes Thaipusam more meaningful’

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng says the Federal Court’s decision ensures the constitutional rights of both parents are respected.

Handicapped group denied favourite spot to do business at Batu Caves

Hindraf urges Selangor MB to urgently step in and prevent a clash with Selayang Municipal Council enforcement team.

Rayer: Reducing Thaipusam stops for Penang chariots will be unpopular

Penang Hindu Endowments Board commissioner says any attempt to rush the processions of the two chariots will stifle Thaipusam celebrations.

Thaipusam: Don’t turn coconut-breaking into contest, says CAP

With prices of coconuts going up at least 50%, the Consumers Association of Penang reminds devotees to remember real significance of ritual and protect the environment.

Hindu Sangam again cautions over Thaipusam day eclipse

MHS president RS Mohan Shan says Hindu communities all over the world take precautions against the negative impact of the eclipse on them.

Isma sindir Zahid: Thaipusam boleh hadir, RUU 355 tak boleh?

Lidah pengarang NGO berhaluan kanan itu membidas menteri beragama Islam sambil mendakwa orang 'kafir' menghalang kemajuan Islam di Malaysia.

Chettiars reveal collection of silver chariot donations

Trust that runs the famous silver chariot also announces RM25,000 donation to charitable organisations.

A Chingay tradition now with Johor Sultan, Crown Prince

Second year for Sultan Ibrahim at close of Chinese New Year celebrations in state capital, as Tunku Ismail joins ruler after having graced Thaipusam festival last week.

Counting of Penang Thaipusam donations aired live on FB

Seventy people begin sorting out the money, cheques and jewellery donated by devotees during the religious festival.

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