Summary Nadzeri, 50, from Changlun, Kedah had started his journey on Sept 20 in Pengkalan Kubor, Kelantan before arriving in Kuala Perlis, 65 days later, and onwards to Langkawi. Nadzeri said apart from attempting to paddle a canoe solo to Sabah and Sarawak next year, he would also attempt to paddle a canoe from Malaysia to Gaza, Palestine, a distance of about 16,000km, in conjunction with Visit Kedah Year 2016. - Bernama.
Summary LANGKAWI: It was a grueling feat kayaking around peninsular but that did not stop a trader, Nadzeri Mustaffa, 50, from achieving his dreams. After 65 days, Nadzeri, who hails from Kodiang here, finally completed his 2,000km solo kayaking mission from Pengkalan Kubor, Kelantan and arrived at the tourist jetty here about 10.15am.
Summary Code-named the Langkawi Project, it was initially launched in the 1990s to cultivate, among others, a reading habit among the younger generation and organise pre-school activities for the children. The party would work closely with the Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka to find the best modules and methods to achieve the goal, he said after opening the 16th World of Chinese Book Fair at the Mines Exhibition Centre near here yesterday.
Summary The National Sports Council (NSC) had deposited LTdL's prizemoney, as required by regulations, into the Malaysian National Cycling Federation's (MNCF) account prior to the start of this year's edition on Feb 26, but as of yesterday, a number of teams said they had yet to receive any payment.
Summary UNPAID prizemoney again threatens to derail both the Jelajah Malaysia and Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL), as the Malaysian Cycling Federation (MNCF) continues to battle the most sticky predicament in its history. . "With those issues with accounts, the funding from the sports ministry had been suspended, thus held up was also the balance of the budget allocated for the Jelajah Malaysia, which includes the prizemoney," said Naim.
Summary Brace yourself. "The hypothesis is that as temperatures warm, the lakes are warming, and that sets up the possibility for cold air coming over warmer and warmer lakes," said Adam Burnett, chair of the Department of Geography at Colgate University and the lead author of a 2003 paper making the connection between climate change and the increasing levels of lake-effect snow.
Summary Two agricultural economists at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln looked at how environmental regulations have shaped the industry in the top ten hog-producing states. One of the researchers, Azzeddine Azzam, said the smaller hog farms benefit by not having the expenses of all those restrictions. The researchers said the increase would have likely been larger without the environmental regulations.
Summary By JEFFREY COLLINS - Associated Press - Sunday, November 23, 2014. No. 1 Connecticut lost this week to No. 6 Stanford, then the Cardinal lost to No. 10 Texas, clearing the way for the Gamecocks to be the No. 1 team in the country for the first time ever.
Summary The boy was identified as Tamir E. Rice by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's office on Sunday afternoon. In a 911 call released by the police, a man reported that "a guy" was pulling a gun out of his pants and scaring people, but the caller said twice that the gun was "probably fake." The police learned that the gun was fake after the shooting, Ms. Ciaccia said.