You are currently browsing the daily archive for February 24, 2007.

Eleven road accident deaths were recorded yesterday, raising the fatality tally to 183 throughout Ops Sikap XII, held to monitor the motorists during the Chinese New Year.

The Ops Sikap XII will end tomorrow.

According to Bukit Aman police, six of the eleven deaths were motorcyclists and pillion riders, while two each were car drivers and one pedestrian.

Read the rest of this entry »

Melaka was where the country’s father of independence Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj proclaimed the independence date on Feb 20, 1956.

Melaka was chosen because this was where the foreign invasion began before the whole Malay peninsula was colonised.

Melaka, considered an important port and situated strategically between the east-west sea trade route, was conquered by the Portuguese in 1511 and in 1641 it was taken over by the Dutch. In 1824, the state was taken over by the British following the Anglo-Dutch Treaty and this paved the way for Britain to colonised the whole peninsula.

Read the rest of this entry »

Calendar

February 2007
S M T W T F S
« Jan   Mar »
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728  

RSS Harian Metro

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS The Star

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Berita Harian

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Malay Mail

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Malaysia Sun

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS New Straits Times

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Harakah Daily

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

Total Visitor

  • 85,097 hits