Category Archives: Legal & judicial

MMEA detains fisherman for violating licence conditions

ALOR SETAR, Feb 16 (Bernama) -- The Kuala Kedah Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) arrested a local fisherman for breach of licence conditions, in Kuala Sala waters near Yan early this morning.Kuala Kedah Maritime Zone director Commander Mahm...

Bukit Kukus landslide: Penang govt awaits DOSH report before taking action

BUTTERWORTH, Feb 16 (Bernama) -- The Penang government is still awaiting the full report from the Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) before taking action on parties responsible for the Bukit Kukus paired road landslide incident which k...

Malaysia PM Mahathir’s Bersatu party expanding to Sabah

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (NNN- Bernama) � Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) has agreed to spread its wings to Sabah, Bersatu chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.Dr Mahathir, who is the Prime Minister, said the Sabah chapter of Bersatu

PH wants bigger majority in Semenyih by-election

SEMENYIH, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- Pakatan Harapan (PH) deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has urged the coalition not to take the Semenyih state by-election lightly and to work hard to ensure its candidate wins by a bigger majority.Muhyiddin, who

HDU drone academy offers drone license for Sarawakians

KUCHING, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- Sarawak-based HDU Drone Academy aims to train 800 drone pilots in government agencies across the state and get them licensed for their work.Its flight examiner, Alasdair Garrick said it was important to own drone licences

No issuing of ic, birth certificate to illegals in Sabah – NRD DG

KUDAT, National Registration Department (NRD) director-general, Datuk Mohammad Razin Abdullah has refuted claims made by some quarters on issuing of identity cards or birth certificates to illegal immigrants in Sabah by the department.He said the issui...

Report received on alleged abuse of power by Naroden MACC’s Sarawak director

KUCHING, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission director for Sarawak, Razim Mohd Noor has confirmed that the commission has received a report claiming that Sarawak Assistant Ministerfor E-Commerce Datuk Naroden Majais had abused his powers for self-grati...

Fire officer lodges police report Adib was assaulted

SHAH ALAM, A fire officer told the Coroner's Court here today that he lodged a police report stating that Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim was assaulted during the riots at the Sri Maha Mariamman Temple last year although he did not

Abdul Bari and five rescuers of drowning victims conferred the Wira Darul Iman awards

KUALA TERENGGANU, The Terengganu government will confer special awards to the angler who drowned while helping to rescue five members of a family who were trapped in their four-wheel-drive vehicle after it slipped into the river at Pulau Warisan, last

HAWA steps up pressure on LC over 50 per cent rental discount withdrawal

LABUAN, Labuan Association for Women's Affairs (HAWA) has stepped up pressure on Labuan Corporation (LC) to lift the withdrawal of 50 per cent rental discount on its premises at the Urban Transformation Centre (UTC) market building here beginning Janua...