Daily Archives: June 23, 2020

Body of boat crew member who fell into the sea found

JOHOR BAHRU The body of a barter trade boat crew member, who was reported missing yesterday following a storm at the Tanjung Segenting waters near Batu Pahat, has been found today.   Johor Maritime director First Admiral Maritime Aminuddin Abdul

Langkawi Marine Police nab Thai fishermen

LANGKAWI Langkawi Region 1 Marine Police (PPM) detained eight Thai fishermen in Selat Kuah waters here early today.   PPM Region 1 commander ACP Rosman Ismail said the arrests were made during an Op Benteng patrol after the boat skipper

Ismail Sabri expresses condolences to families of RMN personnel killed in crash

KUALA LUMPUR Defence Minister, Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has expressed his condolences to the families of the three Royal Malaysia Navy (RMN) personnel who were killed in an accident at Jalan Ranau-Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, today.   “May their souls

KBS, KKMM launch myGIG programme to support youths

  The Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (MOH) today launched the myGIG Programme as a strategic approach to support youths in the post-COVID-19 gig economy ecosystem.   Youth and Sports

188 secondary schools in Sarawak to reopen after 3-month COVID-19 closure

  KUCHING After about three months of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 188 secondary schools in Sarawak will reopen tomorrow, involving 34,306 Form Five students and 6,782 Upper 6 students.   Sarawak Education, Science and Technological Research Minister Datuk

JKR works, maintenance contracts to get 56 days time extension for completion

    JOHOR BAHRU All works, maintenance and services contracts of the Johor Public Works Department that have been affected by the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO), Conditional MCO (CMCO) and Recovery MCO (RMCO) are qualified to get

Object believed to be bomb found in Hulu Langat – Police

KUALA LUMPUR Some members of the public found an object, believed to be a bomb, at a housing area at the 14th Mile (Batu 14) in Hulu Langat, Selangor today, said Kajang District Police chief ACP Mohd Zaid Hassan.  

Penang allows congregational, Friday prayers to be held based on mosque capacity

  GEORGE TOWN The Penang government has allowed obligatory congregational and Friday prayers, Hari Raya Aidiladha prayers and funeral prayers for non-COVID-19 patients, as well as lecturing activities to be held, with the number of participants based on the size

Police nab couple for concealing birth, dumping dead baby

  Police have arrested two factory production operators to assist in investigating a case of concealing birth and dumping a baby in the septic tank of a house in Kampung Kandang here today.   Melaka Criminal Investigation Department chief ACP

Understand Rukun Negara, become responsible social media users – Zahidi

KUALA LUMPUR The essence and spirit of Rukun Negara must be inculcated into every Malaysian citizen so that they become wiser and more responsible social media users, said Deputy Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin.   Speaking as