Daily Archives: August 10, 2019

Bleak Aidiladha for apartment dwellers in Penang

GEORGE TOWN, They were looking forward to celebrating Aidiladha but the family's mood dampened after strong winds damaged the roof of their unit at the Pangsapuri Mutiara Idaman 1 here, last night.Housewife Yusliani Ali, 35, said that she and her

Nora Anne SAR op: search radius reduced by two kilometres

NILAI, The scale of the search and rescue (SAR) operation for missing Franco-Irish teenager Nora Anne Quoirin, has been reduced from an area that spanned a radius of six kilometres to four kilometres from where she was believed to have

Keningau Hospital to have haemodialysis centre next year

KENINGAU, Keningau Hospital is expected to have a RM1.7 million haemodialysis centre next year, operating on a 24-hour basis with the capacity to meet the needs of 100 patients.Announcing this today, Sabah Health Department director Datuk Dr Christina ...

Mahathir, Siti Hasmah extend Aidiladha greetings through YouTube

KUALA LUMPUR, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali today extended Aidiladha greetings to all Malaysian Muslims.Assalamualaikum Warramatullahi Wabarakatuh. My wife and I would like to wish all Muslims Selamat Hari ...

Latheefa: Sacrifice to build a corruption-free society

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Latheefa Koya today called on all Malaysians to continue making sacrifices in fighting corruption and building a corruption-free society.In conveying MACC's greetings to Muslims ...

MAQIS foils attempt to smuggle in German milk powder

PUTRAJAYA, The Malaysian Quarantine and Inspection Services (MAQIS) foiled an attempt to smuggle in milk powder from Germany, at the Free Commercial Zone KLIA, Sepang last Thursday.MAQIS in a statement today said the 18 boxes of imported milk powder we...

Responsibility as PM this time three times heavier – Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has described his responsibility as Prime Minister this time as three times heavier.Dr Mahathir, who was also Malaysia's fourth prime minister from 1981 to 2003, explained that when he took over as PM then,

Embrace deed of sacrifice for sake of unity – Wan Azizah

KUALA LUMPUR, Muslims in Malaysia should embrace the true meaning of the deed of sacrifice performed in conjunction with Aidiladha as it will not only enhance their faith in Allah but also ensure that they will remain united, said Datuk

Traders ‘lose’ goods to thieves during storm

KANGAR, About 20 traders at the Dataran 350 here 'lost' their goods either to thieves or to the weather in the chaos which ensued when last night's strong winds and heavy rains brought down their tents.Worse still, some of the

‘It still feels surreal’, says woman following husband’s car crash death

MELAKA, "It was like I was in a dream, I couldn't believe it because we were together just yesterday morning. Before leaving for the capital, my husband was all smiles, but today, he is gone, said the wife of a