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2 Viet poachers jailed 2 years, fined RM1.56 mil for wildlife...

They were arrested by Perhilitan officers on April 15 in Hulu Sungai Tersat in Taman Negara, Pahang.

Here’re some Waze to beat rush hour madness this Ramadan

Here are the best and worst times to head to the office, bank, shop, fuel-up and fill-up your belly during fasting month.

BMW i3 car-sharing service launched in Warsaw

The new Innogy go! car-sharing service will help Warsaw reduce the number of private cars on the road and reduce traffic emissions.

Rail is the way to go, says Dr M

The prime minister says this will help address the traffic woes of Malaysians who face jams on a daily basis.

Drop LRT idea for Sarawak, go for electric bus network, says...

Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii says the cost of building the LRT may dry up state reserves and that a green bus network with upgraded roads is a better option.

Head to Heybeliada, Istanbul for a lazy island getaway

From quiet cafes to pine-covered hills and horse-drawn carriages, this idyllic island getaway is ideal for a quite weekend. Best of all - it's absolutely traffic-free.

Downpour wreaks havoc on Penang traffic

Floodwaters reach as high as 80mm on mainland Penang while Bukit Mertajam recorded flood levels of between 150mm and 450mm.

Emirates-Etihad may be airline deal of the decade.

Executives at the two companies have been quietly laying plans to create what would be the world’s biggest airline by passenger traffic.

So what if there are faults in granite? You can still...

It is alarmist to conclude that tunnelling through granite with fault lines 'can be disastrous'.

Roof of Bukit Raja toll plaza collapses

Cause of incident has yet to be determined but strong winds could have been a factor.

Penang highway project: History haunting DAP

The DAP leadership seems to be going back on its stand in 2002 against the Penang Outer Ring Road project.

Hold referendum on undersea tunnel, says Penang PKR rep

Kebun Bunga assemblyman Jason Ong Khan Lee calls for review of RM46 billion PTMP and undersea tunnel.

Penang highway tunnel won’t affect hillslopes, says firm

Project managers say small ‘chemical’ blasts will be carried out to ensure minimum vibrations.

Bangladesh considers capital punishment for driving deaths

The current punishment is a maximum jail term of three years. Using the death penalty for road accidents is rare anywhere in the world.

What’s the best solution to Penang’s horrid traffic gridlock?

The Penang Transport Master Plan, costing RM46 billion, is the largest project the state plans to undertake, and must be closely scrutinised.

10km tunnel part of RM7.5 bil Penang highway

The EIA Report for the traffic dispersal project is now on display for public to give their feedback.

In defence of Penang Transport Master Plan

Penang Forum has narrow views on the issue of traffic congestion in the state.

Grooming is gateway to child sex trafficking as ‘seducing’ moves online

Colombian traffickers used to pose as rich, older men promising a better life; now they pretend to be poor, troubled teenagers just like the children they target.

Traffic out of KL slows to a crawl as Raya exodus...

The scene is repeated all over Asia as Muslims pack highways, airports and train stations in the 'balik kampung' rush.

No need for high-cost transport projects, says group

The transport body says ECRL, HSR and Penang Tunnel are too expensive.

Helicopter taxi apps offer escape from traffic-choked cities

Around the world, helicopter-hailing apps are helping passengers beat traffic.

North Korean leader visits China embassy, hospital after fatal bus crash

Kim also visited the hospital where the injured were being treated, the report said, adding that he "personally learned about the treatment of the wounded."

Warisan pledges to dump BN’s ‘pricey’ BRT for minibus system

Junz Wong disagrees with federal minister Abdul Rahman Dahlan’s suggestion that Sabahans fork out higher fares for improved public transport.

Penang defends approval for 3-tower condo project near hill

Jagdeep Singh Deo brushes aside concerns from Gerakan, saying the project is within strict laws on hillside development.