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In 2018, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Maxwelll, established in 1916, was gazetted as a National Heritage. What unique problems or opportunities do historic schools have in preserving their built heritage? Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to Hamdan Abdul Majeed, Managing Director of Think City.

Consider This: Convent Bukit Nanas (Part 3) - KL's Built Heritage Threatened?

In 2018, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Maxwelll, established in 1916, was gazetted as a National Heritage. What unique problems or opportunities do historic schools have in preserving their built heritage? Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to Hamdan Abdul Majeed, Managing Director of Think City.
Wed Apr 21 2021
How do we untangle questions of land ownership, building ownership and management and land use issues that underscore the Convent Bukit Nanas story? And should we be reassured that the precinct in which the schools sit remains zoned for education under the KL City Plan for the next 20 years? Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to Cultural Heritage Consultant, Elizabeth Cardosa.

Consider This: Convent Bukit Nanas (Part 2) - Future Policies To Secure The Past

How do we untangle questions of land ownership, building ownership and management and land use issues that underscore the Convent Bukit Nanas story? And should we be reassured that the precinct in which the schools sit remains zoned for education under the KL City Plan for the next 20 years? Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to Cultural Heritage Consultant, Elizabeth Cardosa.
Wed Apr 21 2021
News that Convent Bukit Nanas has not been granted its land lease extension by the Federal Territories’ Land Office, was met with public backlash these past few days. Despite assurances by the government that the 120-year-old girls' school will not be demolished once its lease expires, will Convent Bukit Nanas be preserved for posterity? Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to Tengku Nurul Azian Shahriman, past president, Convent Bukit Nanas Alumni.

Consider This: Convent Bukit Nanas (Part 1) - Preserved For Posterity?

News that Convent Bukit Nanas has not been granted its land lease extension by the Federal Territories’ Land Office, was met with public backlash these past few days. Despite assurances by the government that the 120-year-old girls' school will not be demolished once its lease expires, will Convent Bukit Nanas be preserved for posterity? Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to Tengku Nurul Azian Shahriman, past president, Convent Bukit Nanas Alumni.
Wed Apr 21 2021
The price of chicken has stabilised following the implementation of the 2021 Aidilfitri Festive Season Maximum Price Control Scheme (SHMMP) throughout the country starting today.

Chicken price stabilised through maximum price control scheme

The price of chicken has stabilised following the implementation of the 2021 Aidilfitri Festive Season Maximum Price Control Scheme (SHMMP) throughout the country starting today.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Effective tomorrow, foreigners with expired Social Visit Pass (PLS) will have to apply for a special pass to enable them to stay in Malaysia while waiting for a flight back to their country.

Holders of expired social visit pass must apply for special pass - Immigration DG

Effective tomorrow, foreigners with expired Social Visit Pass (PLS) will have to apply for a special pass to enable them to stay in Malaysia while waiting for a flight back to their country.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Judge Datuk Akhtar Tahir struck out his client's suit during the case management which was held via online proceedings today.

Court throws out mother of Dutch model's suit against police, govt

Judge Datuk Akhtar Tahir struck out his client's suit during the case management which was held via online proceedings today.
Wed Apr 21 2021
AWANI Tonight with Cynthia Ng focuses on:

- Concerns about #COVID19 still high but declining.

- Malaysia moots mutual recognition of vaccine certificate. How to get it started?

AWANI Tonight: 21th April 2021

AWANI Tonight with Cynthia Ng focuses on: - Concerns about #COVID19 still high but declining. - Malaysia moots mutual recognition of vaccine certificate. How to get it started?
Wed Apr 21 2021
Negeri Sembilan PKR chairman Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun has voiced his intention to contest only one seat in the 15th General Election (GE15).

GE15: Aminuddin only wants to contest one seat

Negeri Sembilan PKR chairman Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun has voiced his intention to contest only one seat in the 15th General Election (GE15).
Wed Apr 21 2021
The pandemic is still a pressing concern for Malaysians but fewer are now as worried as they were in the second half of last year, reports IPSOS.

Concern about COVID-19 still high but declining

The pandemic is still a pressing concern for Malaysians but fewer are now as worried as they were in the second half of last year, reports IPSOS.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Wan Ya Shin from IDEAS outlines policy recommendations to help mitigate economic harships faced by the urban poor in Malaysia.

How to break the poverty trap?

Wan Ya Shin from IDEAS outlines policy recommendations to help mitigate economic harships faced by the urban poor in Malaysia.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Malaysia has proposed a mutual recognition vaccine certification with two countries.  Health Policies Specialist, Dr Khor Swee Keng outlines the guiding principles for such arrangements to be successful.

Vaccine Certificate | What are the guiding principles?

Malaysia has proposed a mutual recognition vaccine certification with two countries. Health Policies Specialist, Dr Khor Swee Keng outlines the guiding principles for such arrangements to be successful.
Wed Apr 21 2021
The MOH is investigating allegations that there were deaths of its staff linked to the COVID-19 vaccines, which went viral on social media lately.

MOH investigates allegations on deaths linked to vaccines

The MOH is investigating allegations that there were deaths of its staff linked to the COVID-19 vaccines, which went viral on social media lately.
Wed Apr 21 2021
PAS is ready to be the mediator to resolve the UMNO-Bersatu dispute before GE15 for the sake of the country's administration.

PAS ready to mediate UMNO-Bersatu dispute - Dewan Ulama

PAS is ready to be the mediator to resolve the UMNO-Bersatu dispute before GE15 for the sake of the country's administration.
Wed Apr 21 2021
The suspect will also be charged under Section 298 of the Penal Code for uttering words with the deliberate intention of wounding the religious feelings of both victims.

Employer who beat bodyguards for fasting to be charged tomorrow

The suspect will also be charged under Section 298 of the Penal Code for uttering words with the deliberate intention of wounding the religious feelings of both victims.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Interstate movement monitoring had been tightened to help curb COVID-19 infections which stood at over 2,000 daily cases over the past few days.

COVID: Tighter control at toll plazas to monitor interstate travel - Police

Interstate movement monitoring had been tightened to help curb COVID-19 infections which stood at over 2,000 daily cases over the past few days.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Juadah Hari Raya, ciuman tangan orang itu. Itu akan sentiasa dirindui setiap kali menjelang Hari Raya.

Kemurungan | Rindukan anak, ibu bapa berdepan kemurungan

Juadah Hari Raya, ciuman tangan orang itu. Itu akan sentiasa dirindui setiap kali menjelang Hari Raya.
Wed Apr 21 2021
World #QuranHour akan diadakan sekali lagi selama satu jam bermula 12 tengah hari pada 6 Mei depan bersamaan 24 Ramadan.

Bagi menyokong program ini, orang ramai boleh berinteraksi dengan membaca surah Al-Mulk dalam kumpulan kecil sama ada di rumah, sekolah, organisasi atau lokasi bersesuaian lain.

Ramadan | World Quran Hour kembali bersiaran 24 Ramadan

World #QuranHour akan diadakan sekali lagi selama satu jam bermula 12 tengah hari pada 6 Mei depan bersamaan 24 Ramadan. Bagi menyokong program ini, orang ramai boleh berinteraksi dengan membaca surah Al-Mulk dalam kumpulan kecil sama ada di rumah, sekolah, organisasi atau lokasi bersesuaian lain.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Mengalir di celah-celah kepadatan manusia dan industri, sungai sepanjang 56 kilometer itu boleh dikatakan umpama tapak pembuangan sampah terapung.

Sungai Klang bakal berubah wajah?

Mengalir di celah-celah kepadatan manusia dan industri, sungai sepanjang 56 kilometer itu boleh dikatakan umpama tapak pembuangan sampah terapung.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Majikan yang juga suspek utama kes pukul dua pengawal peribadi kerana berpuasa minggu lepas akan dihadapkan di Mahkamah Majistret Klang dan Kuala Lumpur esok (Khamis).

Majikan pukul pengawal peribadi kerana berpuasa didakwa Khamis

Majikan yang juga suspek utama kes pukul dua pengawal peribadi kerana berpuasa minggu lepas akan dihadapkan di Mahkamah Majistret Klang dan Kuala Lumpur esok (Khamis).
Wed Apr 21 2021
Bazar Ramadan Bukit Nyamuk, Kuala Nerang menjadi bazar pertama di kedah diarahkan tutup operasi bermula Khamis.

Yang Dipertua Majlis Daerah Padang Terap, Datuk Md Shuhaime Abd Rahman berkata, arahan itu dibuat selepas wujud ketidakpatuhan SOP yang ditetapkan sebelum ini.

Bazar Ramadan Bukit Nyamuk jadi bazar pertama ditutup di Kedah

Bazar Ramadan Bukit Nyamuk, Kuala Nerang menjadi bazar pertama di kedah diarahkan tutup operasi bermula Khamis. Yang Dipertua Majlis Daerah Padang Terap, Datuk Md Shuhaime Abd Rahman berkata, arahan itu dibuat selepas wujud ketidakpatuhan SOP yang ditetapkan sebelum ini.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Pihak Pengurusan Suria KLCC akan terus memantau setiap situasi di dalam kawasan premis berkenaan bagi menyediakan persekitaran yang paling selamat untuk semua pihak.

Kematian | Suria KLCC pertingkat tahap keselamatan

Pihak Pengurusan Suria KLCC akan terus memantau setiap situasi di dalam kawasan premis berkenaan bagi menyediakan persekitaran yang paling selamat untuk semua pihak.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Antara pelbagai berita dalam dan luar negara yang disiarkan di Astro AWANI, berikut adalah yang paling menjadi tumpuan sepanjang hari ini.

10 Berita Pilihan - (21 April 2021)

Antara pelbagai berita dalam dan luar negara yang disiarkan di Astro AWANI, berikut adalah yang paling menjadi tumpuan sepanjang hari ini.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Kementerian Kewangan percaya pelaksanaan langkah bantuan dan sokongan bagi mendokong ekonomi negara yang kemas dan pemantauan yang rapi mampu mencapai data yang semakin baik.

Bantuan MOF bantu capai data yang baik, sokong kenaikan KDNK tahun ini - Tengku Zafrul

Kementerian Kewangan percaya pelaksanaan langkah bantuan dan sokongan bagi mendokong ekonomi negara yang kemas dan pemantauan yang rapi mampu mencapai data yang semakin baik.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Kerajaan telah meluluskan pindaan ke atas Akta Kumpulan Wang Amanah Negara (KWAN) 1988 (Akta 339), yang membolehkan dana daripada kumpulan itu digunakan bagi tujuan pemerolehan vaksin.

Kerajaan pinda akta benarkan dana KWAN untuk perolehan vaksin

Kerajaan telah meluluskan pindaan ke atas Akta Kumpulan Wang Amanah Negara (KWAN) 1988 (Akta 339), yang membolehkan dana daripada kumpulan itu digunakan bagi tujuan pemerolehan vaksin.
Wed Apr 21 2021
Berikut adalah berita paling menjadi tumpuan sepanjang Rabu, 21 April 2021.

Berita tempatan pilihan sepanjang hari ini

Berikut adalah berita paling menjadi tumpuan sepanjang Rabu, 21 April 2021.
Wed Apr 21 2021