MUAR: About 100 workers from Nepal were arrested after information was received that they were planning to hold an illegal protest to demand for their wages. Police detained the workers at several places in town while others were picked up at roadblocks here Sunday. It was believed that the workers were upset that they had yet to receive their minimum wage for foreign labour.
Muar police chief Asst Comm Mohammed Nasir Ramli said that the workers had planned to gather at several spots in the town to protest against their employers. “We had to stop them before they gathered as they could have started a riot. Teams of policemen were deployed in town to stop their protest,” he said at a gathering with villagers in Kampung Kelantan here. (more…)
I visited a few blogs last night and saw many bloggers putting up very nice photos on their blogs. The great thing is those photos were taken by themselves – no plagiarism and no copyright issue there. They were nice and some of them were so beautiful that I feel envy (see the meaning HERE) of them. Some took photos for fun while others are serious photographers and equipped with cool DSLR camera. Of course photography has become such a popular hobby in the digital era as it is no longer expensive nor is it difficult to handle cameras anymore. If you have lots of money, go get yourself a Nikon D4 and immediately you will turn into a pro Otherwise, you can always play around with your small compact camera or camera phone which will do just fine if you know the right tricks. (more…)