KUALA NERUS, Jul 11 – The respective UMNO members in Terengganu are all geared up to attend the divisional meetings to be held from July 14 to Aug 25. Menteri Besar and State UMNO Liaison Committee chairman Datuk Seri Ahmad Razif Abdul Rahman said there were no internal problems or
KOTA BARU, Jul 11 – PAS said DAP should not be afraid to hold a re-election for its central executive committee, as ordered by the Registrar of Societies, unless it has internal problems. PAS vice-president Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah said DAP should abide by the RoS decision or be
LONDON, Jul 11 – US President Donald Trump’s state visit to Britain is being planned for next year, a senior British government source said Tuesday. Prime Minister Theresa May extended the invitation when she visited Washington just days after Trump’s inauguration in January, but a date has yet to be set.
WELLINGTON, Jul 11 – A 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of New Zealand Tuesday, officials said, with minor shaking in the South Island but no damage reported. The quake beneath the ocean was estimated at a depth of 10km, more than 475km south of the mainland, the United States Geological
GERIK, Jul 11 – The Kuala Lumpur 2017 (KL2017) Torch Run being held in conjunction with the 29th SEA Games and ninth ASEAN Para Games continued today in the Gerik district. Carrying the torch at 9am, Gerik MP Datuk Hasbullah Osman led the five km run from the Gerik bus station,
JOHOR BAHRU, Jul 11 – A 21-month-old boy who was in critical condition after alleged abuse by his adoptive parents died today at the Sultanah Nora Ismail Hospital in Batu Pahat, according to police. Batu Pahat Police chief ACP Abdul Wahid Musa said Muhammad Al Fateh Abdullah died at 12.45 pm.
PETALING JAYA, Jul 11 – Singapore has installed a video analytics system at the Woodlands Checkpoint to help it identify many blacklisted travellers. It has also put in place systems that can detect biological threats and explosive-detection machines. Facial recognition technology, systems that can detect biological threats and explosive-detection machines are
KULIM, Jul 11 – The MIC is monitoring shortlisted potential candidates in preparation for the next general election, said party president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. He said the monitoring encompassed evaluating the performance of the candidates and determining whether they were acceptable to their constituents. “Although we have identified the
WASHINGTON, Jul 11 – A US military aircraft has crashed in the southern state of Mississippi, killing 16 people, US media reported Monday. The US Marine Corps confirmed that a “mishap” involving a KC-130 occurred in the evening, without providing additional details. The Clarion-Ledger newspaper and CNN cited Leflore County emergency management director Fred
WASHINGTON, Jul 11 – Donald Trump’s eldest son on Monday admitted meeting a Russian lawyer to get dirt on his father’s 2016 rival Hillary Clinton, thrusting the White House deep into another Russia-related scandal. Trump junior confirmed reports that he was on the trail of damaging information on the Democrat vying
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 11 – The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will open a new investigation paper on the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), according to its chief commissioner Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad. He said the move followed a new lead in an issue involving Felda received by the commission recently. He said
MOSCOW, Jul 11 – A huge fire broke out at a Moscow shopping centre Monday, injuring 14 people, and involving more than 200 firefighters and 60 trucks to put out. Several thousand people had to be evacuated from the Rio shopping mall in the northeast of the Russian capital, and four
SUNGAI PETANI, Jul 11 – The body of a 35-week-old baby girl without her head and arms was found in front of a factory in Jalan Bakar Arang here yesterday. Kuala Muda district police chief ACP Md Zukir Md Isa said passers-by stumbled upon the body at 4.30am. “It was believed