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May 10 hearing of application for Rosmah to declare property acquisition

KUALA LUMPUR, The High Court today set May 10 to hear a prosecution application for Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, wife of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, to declare her property acquisition in a money-laundering case.Justice Mohamed Zaini...

10-month-old girl dies in car crash in Kuantan

KUANTAN, A 10-month-old baby girl died after the car she was travelling in with her family was involved in an accident at Jalan Kuantan-Segamat near Gambang here early today.Pahang Traffic Investigations and Enforcement Department head Supt Kamarulzama...

Minister shoots down idea of Doraemon exhibition for VMY 2020

PUTRAJAYA, Culture, Arts and Tourism Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi has squashed the idea of holding a Doraemon exhibition as part of the promotion for Visit Malaysia Year 2020 (VMY 2020).If this matter is brought to me, I will not approve,

Negara: MyHIX database implemented to improve accessibility to medical records

KUALA LUMPUR, The Health Ministry has implemented the Malaysia Health Information Exchange (MyHIX), an integrated health database which improves accessibility to medical records, the Dewan Negara was told today.Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye s...

Govt provides initiatives to help Sarawak farmers market agriculture products

KUALA LUMPUR, April 23 (Bernama) � The Agriculture and Agro-Based Ministry has taken several initiatives to help farmers in rural Sarawak market their produce including through the Contract Farm Programme, the Direct Sales from Farm (JTDL) Programme an...

Wisma Putra to communicate effectively on issues and policies – Saifuddin

PUTRAJAYA, The Foreign Ministry would be more careful regarding the way it communicates on important matters and policies following the Rome Statute issue, said its Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.At the same time, he said there's also a need to expo...

Bone fragments at Gua Kandu confirmed to be human bones

KAMPAR, The bone fragments found in the Gua Kandu area in Gopeng last Saturday have been confirmed to be human bones, police said today.Kampar District Police chief Supt Hasron Nazri Hashim said the confirmation was based on an autopsy report

Lecturer pleads not guilty to submitting false invoice on SKK1M programmes worth RM165,834

KUALA LUMPUR, A lecturer at a Community College pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today on four counts of submitting false documents pertaining to the 1Malaysia Skills and Employability Programme (SKK1M) involving a total of RM165,834 in 20...

Govt plans to add more AWAS cameras at accident-prone areas

KUALA LUMPUR, The government intends to add more Automated Awareness Safety System (AWAS) cameras at accident-prone locations to improve road safety and reduce accident rate.Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Kamarudin Jaffar said the proposal was at the ...

Orang Asli to be made Tourism Malaysia, Kraftangan Malaysia board members

PUTRAJAYA, The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) will appoint a member of the Orang Asli community as board member to two of its agencies, Tourism Malaysia and Kraftangan Malaysia, said its Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.He said this woul...