Category Archives: Education

Shahidan Kassim given DNAA in alleged molest case

KANGAR, The Sessions Court today gave a discharge not amounting to an acquittal (DNAA) to Arau MP Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim who was accused of molesting an underage girl in his car, six months ago. Lawyer Zamri Ibrahim, who represented

Kadir Jasin hopes for resolution of Malaysia-Singapore issues under Mahathir’s premiership

SINGAPORE, A close aide of Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said here Wednesday he wishes to see all bilateral issues between Malaysia and Singapore resolved under Dr Mahathir's second premiership.Datuk A. Kadir Jasin, the special advis...

Changing address on ic needs supporting documents – JPN

PUTRAJAYA, Application to change the address on identity card should be attached with supporting documents such as utility bill or assessment letter effective May 2, said National Registration Department (JPN) today.JPN in a statement said the new proc...

Analysts: China Trying to Use Belt and Road Meeting to Counter US Influence

BEIJING China is getting ready to welcome representatives from 150 nations, including senior leaders of 40 countries, to discuss its international infrastructure program at the second Belt and Road Forum, beginning Thursday and running through Saturd...

Agong, Permaisuri Agong to visit Sarawak on April 25-26

KUCHING, The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and the Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah will make a two-day working visit to Kuching on April 25-26.A statement from Sarawak Public...

Former lawyer pleads not guilty to CBT over clients house sale proceeds

KUALA LUMPUR, A former lawyer pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today to a charge of criminal breach of trust amounting to RM338,000 which was the proceeds from the sale of a house belonging to his client three

Strong quake jolts Samar island in the Philippines

KUALA LUMPUR, A magnitude 6.3 earthquake jolted Samar island in the Philippines, at 1.37 pm today.The Malaysian Meteorological Department said the epicentre was 29 kilometres (km) east of the island and occurred at a depth of 88km.However, there was no...

Number of civil servants in Negeri Sembilan will not be reduced – Aminuddin

SEREMBAN, The state government will not reduce the intake of civil servants as it is still using the policy set by the Public Service Department (PSD), said Negeri Sembilan Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun.Aminuddin said at present, there were

Court of appeal adjourns hearing to Aug 26

KUCHING, The Court of Appeal here today adjourned to August 26 to hear an appeal by Ling Hang Tsyr, the wife of slain bank manager Wong Jing Kui.Ling, 38, was sentenced to death by hanging after she was found guilty

New Johor Exco told to reduce politicking, stay focused

ISKANDAR PUTERI, The newly-appointed Johor State Executive Council (Exco) members have been reminded to reduce politicking and stay focused on their job of administering the state in the interests of the people."All Exco members have been given the tru...