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Traffic jams are costly, Kenya loses US$1 bil a year because...

Lack of scheduled public transport system one of the main reasons for Nairobi congestion.

No, we’re not catching that many sharks, says fisheries

The department says the figures by Traffic, the wildlife trade monitoring network, included landings of stingrays.

Hong Kong’s air traffic tumbles as protests deter visitors

Hong Kong International Airport handled 6 million passengers in August, down 12.4% from a year earlier.

The science of road rage: Why rage behind the wheel?

With so many incidents of road rage in the news, Malaysians must learn to keep their cool when dealing with problematic drivers.

Cops probe Umno’s Lokman over remarks on road rage

Lokman Noor Adam will be investigated for intentional insult as well as for improper use of network facilities under MCMC Act.

Time to review PTMP?

Cancel the cross-channel tunnel and introduce a counter-flow lane for buses and high occupancy vehicles during peak hours.

Uttering ‘Bodoh lah polis’ lands food despatcher with RM1,000 fine

He pleads guilty to insulting the cop who had booked him for a traffic offence on Jalan Ampang.

Penang takes steps to ease traffic

‘The Penang state government is taking positive steps to ease traffic congestion.’

Major highways congested as Raya holidays end

Highway authority asks East Coast Expressway users to take an alternative route.

Traffic smooth on most highways

Traffic is reported to be under control although traffic flow from the federal capital towards the Gombak toll plaza is high.

Motorists ignoring road rules, activist says on 90 deaths in 5...

National Road Safety Council member Lee Lam Thye says the situation will not change unless drivers' attitudes do.

Crowds gather at dawn to use Terengganu drawbridge

Excitement runs high for a first look at 638-metre-long bridge with two 16-storey tall towers.

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.