Monthly Archives: March 2019

Foul smell leads to discovery of body in rented room

GEORGE TOWN, The mystery of a foul odour emanating from a house in Taman Sunway Tunas, Bayan Lepas near here was solved with the discovery of the body of a man today.Barat Daya Police chief Supt A.A Anbalagan said the

Purchase of defence assets depends on country’s financial position – Mohamad

ALOR SETAR, The purchase of any new defence assets for the country, including fighter jets, will be done taking into consideration the financial position and economic development of the country, Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu said today.He said at prese...

Two more Ulul Albab MRSM to be built soon – Rina

KUALA LUMPUR, Two Ulul Albab Mara Junior Science Colleges (MRSM) will be built soon, said Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Mohd Harun.She said the addition of the two MRSM was to accommodate the high demand for such school.To date,

Three men charged with trafficking 2 tonnes of drugs

KULIM, With only four popular cartoon character costumes including Spider-Man, Minnie Mouse and Mickey Mouse worth RM1,000, two young men from Kampung Seri Kejai here are able to generate an income of up to RM9,000 per month.Entertainers from 'Bujang S...

Northern Food Bank appeals for food contributions for needy

KULIM, Northern Food Bank (NFB), a non-governmental organisation, is appealing to the public to contribute daily essentials to be channelled to the needy in the northern states of the peninsula.Its secretary, Nor Maznah Baharum said various daily essen...

MA63: Time for PBB, supp to make amends – Chong

KUCHING, Sarawak Pakatan Harapan chairman Chong Chieng Jen today called on Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu and the Sarawak United People's Party to support the proposed amendment to restore the status of Sabah and Sarawak in the federation.Chong, who i...

Focus is on upgrading facilities at Rantau Health Clinic – Dr Streram

SEREMBAN, March 31 (Bernama) � Upgrading the infrastructure and facilities of the Rantau Health Clinic is the focus of Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate Dr S. Streram.The Rembau PKR branch deputy chief said the service provided by the health clinic was

SAR for missing runner will continue on smaller scale – Perak police chief

IPOH, Police will continue the search and rescue (SAR) operation for missing Gopeng Ultra Trail participant Mohammad Ashraf Hassan, albeit on a smaller scale, said Perak police chief Datuk Razarudin Husain @ Abd Rasid.He said the new SAR operation for

Chemical contamination: Students, teachers still traumatised to receive counselling

JOHOR BAHRU, Students, teachers and school staff around Pasir Gudang who are still traumatised by the chemical contamination incident at Sungai Kim Kim, earlier this month, will be provided counselling.Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik said the couns...

Plan to make young hearing impaired Indon hero an ‘adopted child’ of Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Plans are afoot to make the deaf and mute Indonesian boy, hailed a hero for helping save the lives of a group of Malaysians during the recent Lombok earthquake, an adopted child of Malaysia.Malaysia's Global Peace Mission (GPM)