Category Archives: Legal & judicial

Three Indonesian women escape from migrant workers’ agent

ALOR SETAR, Three Indonesian women, believed to be victims of human trafficking, managed to escape from their migrant workers' agent on March 23, according to the police.Kedah Criminal Investigation Department chief SAC Mior Faridalatrash Wahid said th...

Nurses play a role as a bridge between doctors and patients

JOHOR BAHRU, Nurses are seen as true unsung heroes, often playing a role as the bridge between doctors and patient.Realising the importance of nurses, the Regency Specialist Hospital (RSH) and Mahkota Medical Centre (MMC) recently organised a seminar w...

Mahathir’s China visit to strengthen long-standing friendship, foster cooperation

PUTRAJAYA, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's five-day visit to China beginning today will strengthen the long-standing friendship and foster wide-ranging cooperation between the two countries, said the Foreign Ministry, Wisma Putra.In a statemen...

Adib’s inquest: court rejects application to recall two expert witnesses

SHAH ALAM, The Coroner's Court here today dismissed the application by the prosecution to recall two expert witnesses in the inquest into the death of fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim.Coroner Rofiah Mohamad said the witnesses involved, the 24th witnes...

The therapeutic effect of tending to a horse

KOTA BHARU, April 23 (Bernama) --- Most Malaysians may not be aware, but owning or rearing horses is part of a tradition among Kelantanese.Some take it for fun while others make it into a profitable business.For Kelantan horse owner, Noorisyam

Anthony Loke to push for ECRL station in Nilai

SEREMBAN, Transport Minister Anthony Loke said today he will strive to have a station of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) in Nilai near here.The station can help boost the development of the Malaysia Vision Valley (MVV) planned for Nilai,

UTP researcher is honoured with IAAM medal

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 (Bernama) � The International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) Sweden recently honoured Professor Dr Bahruddin Saad of Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) Fundamental and Applied Sciences Department (FASD) for his outstan...

RM17 million allocated for more activity centres for seniors from 2018-2023 – DPM

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 (Bernama) - The government has allocated about RM17 million for the establishment of additional Pusat Aktiviti Warga Emas (PAWE) or senior citizens activity centres from 2018 to 2023, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Aziza...

Melaka MKJR will be revived and strengthened – Exco

MELAKA, Melaka Road Safety Council (MKJR) will be revived and strengthened to enhance public awareness on safety on the road, said State Public Works, Transport and Public Utilities Committee chairman, Datuk Mohd Sofi Abdul Wahab.He said the Melaka MKJ...

Adib inquest: Recalling forensics expert to testify becomes topic of debate

SHAH ALAM, The issue of recalling an expert witness to testify in the inquest into the death of Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim became the bone of contention between inquest operators and lawyers in today's proceedings.Inquest conducting officer Faten Hadni ...