Daily Archives: February 23, 2020

Welfare Dept seeks assistance to trace biological parents of baby left in Kulim

The Kulim District Social Welfare Department (JKM) is looking for the parents or next-of-kin of a 32-day-old baby boy who was left to a married couple in Junjung, Kulim last month.Kulim JKM officer Manab Mehat said the baby, known as

Food delivery riders advised to prioritise road safety

Food delivery riders should prioritise road safety although they are required to be fast and efficient in doing their job, said the chairman of Alliance of Safe Community, Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye.Being a road user, I have observed that

Malaysia’s first early warning system for air pollution in Pasir Gudang

Pasir Gudang is now equipped with a system, worth RM6.9 million, that is capable of detecting harmful pollutants in the air to provide early warning in the event of any contamination, making it the first industrial city in

KDN approves procurement 4 helicopters for MMEA

The Ministry of Home Affairs (KDN) has approved the procurement of four helicopters worth RM600 million for the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA).Its minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said it was to strengthen MMEA in carrying out its duties...

2 men fined for criminal threat against broadcast journalist charge

- Two men were fined by the Magistrate's Court here today after they pleaded guilty to criminal intimidation via social media against a TV3 broadcast journalist last month.Magistrate Nordiana Abd Aziz ordered Mohd Ariff Fahmi Ab Ghani, 33, to pay

Penang releases Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes to combat dengue

Penang has released mosquitoes infected with a harmless bacteria known as Wolbachia, to reduce the population of wild dengue-transmitting aedes mosquitoes.Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said the pilot project was carried out on Nov 19 last year in eight ...