Police confirm two individuals killed in Rawang were 08 triad members

SHAH ALAM, Selangor police confirmed that two of the three people who were killed in a shooting incident at Jalan Rawang-Batu Arang near here last Saturday, were members of Gang 08 triad who had been involved in numerous robbery cases

Two Indian nationals escape flat fire with burns on legs

KUALA LUMPUR, Two Indian nationals sustained burns on their legs while trying to escape a fire at a flat in Taman Miharja, Jalan Loke Yew, today.The two victims aged 20 and 32, who were believed to family members, were taken

Police nab Seberang Perai Tengah habitual burglar

BUKIT MERTAJAM, A man believed to be actively involved in temple, house and factory burglaries as well as lorry battery thefts in Seberang Perai Tengah (SPT) was nabbed by police in a raid at a house in Taman Impian Jaya

Melaka set to overcome water supply disruptions – Chief Minister

MELAKA, The Malacca state government has provided a medium and long-term plan to address the shortage of water supply in the state, especially during droughts in the future, said Chief Minister Adly Zahari.The state government had finalised a RM35 mill...

Three new locations in Sarawak have very unhealthy API

KUALA LUMPUR, The Air Pollutant Index Reading (API) reading for three locations in Sarawak worsened bringing five areas in the state to have very unhealthy air quality.Based on the Malaysia Air Pollutant Index Management System (APIMS) at 11pm tonight,...

Police cripple house-breaking syndicate, arrest 12 including woman

KUALA LUMPUR, The police crippled a house-breaking syndicate active since July, following the arrest of 12 members of the group around Kajang and Semenyih.Kajang District Police Chief ACP Ahmad Dzafir Mohd Yussof said the 11 men and a woman were

UMS to continue collaborations with foreign industries

KOTA KINABALU, UniversitI Sabah Malaysia (UMS) will continue to collaborate with industries to strengthen its capacity as an innovative and relevant educational institution.UMS Vice-Chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Taufiq Yap Yun Hin said the university's effo...

New ‘Umrah’ field for licensing beneficial – MATTA

KUALA LUMPUR, The Malaysian Association of Tourism and Travel Agents (MATTA) today said the introduction of the 'Umrah' field under the Umrah licensing for the Hijri calendar year 1441H, which came into effect Sept 1, would further enhance the licensin...

Terengganu Socso ‘adopts’ 2 orphans

KUALA TERENGGANU, Two children of a couple who died in an accident in Mersing, Johor on Friday have been 'adopted' by the Terengganu Social Security Organisation (Socso).The siblings are Nur Syazwani Mohd, 17, and her brother, Muhammad Akmal, 12, whose...

Sabah KPLB to construct Rumah Sejahtera beginning this year – Ewon

KOTA KINABALU, The Sabah Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) will construct Rumah Sejahtera Sabah in the Sejahtera Mini Estates (Mesej) as well as selected villages under the Kampung Sejahtera programme, in the first phase of its construction beginnin...