KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 14 – Malaysia said today pieces of debris found in Seychelles are not from missing flight MH370, which vanished in March 2014 on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board. The location of the plane has become one of the world’s greatest aviation mysteries.
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 14 – The Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) will provide 100,000 free Komuter Link cards at all KTM Komuter ticket counters in the Klang Valley starting Monday until July 31. KTM Komuter services general manager (Services) hair Johari Ishak said through the 100,000 free Komuter Link cards (adults) Wow
SEREMBAN, Jul 14 – The Negeri Sembilan Police have yet to receive any application from any quarters concerning the organising of the debate between MCA Youth chief Senator Datuk Chong Sin Woon and Rasah Member of Parliament and Negeri Sembilan DAP vice-chairman Teo Kok Seong, said State Police Chief Datuk Noor
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 14 – Pos Malaysia Berhad (Pos Malaysia) will continue the issuance of train-themed stamp series with the latest edition featuring Mass Rapid Transit (MRT). The stamp series will be available from Monday in conjunction with the commencement of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) line service. Head of Pos Malaysia
SEPANG, Jul 14 – AirAsia would like to inform the public that Azeri Asia TV by Azeri Asia Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. is not part of or affiliated with AirAsia Berhad in any way. AirAsia has never authorised Azeri Asia to use AirAsia’s corporate identity, and any of AirAsia’s intellectual property
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 14 – The National Water Services Commission (SPAN) today detected a water theft case at an apartment project construction site in Jalan Rasa Sayang, Cheras, here, involving losses amounting to about RM221,482 since January, last year. SPAN’s Corporate Communications and Consumer Affairs Unit director, Hisyam Samad said following
SUNGAI PETANI, Jul 14 – A police inspector was sentenced to six years’ jail and fined RM30,000 by the Sessions Court here today, on three counts of bribery committed in 2011. Syed Othman Konchong, 53, was charged under Section 17(a) of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act 2009 and two counts under
Idris Jusoh: Four Malaysian Research Varsities Under 50 Years Within Group Of 23 Top World Varsities
SERDANG, Jul 13 – Four public varsities with the status of national research universities below 50 years old are now listed within the 23 top universities in the world. Based on the world rankings for the year 2017/2018 published by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) today, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) rose to 15th position
PUTRAJAYA, Jul 13 – A memorial service to mark the third anniversary of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy which was shot down in Ukraine in 2014 was held behind a closed-door gathering here today. The next-of-kin of victims of MH17 attended the event which was held at a leading hotel. They were seen
PETALING JAYA, Jul 12 – There are 301 recorded deaths in Malaysia involving motorcyclists who jumped the red light at traffic junctions in the first six months this year, while 299 suffered injuries after committing this offence. There were 263 deaths and 287 cases of injuries in the same period in 2016.
IPOH, Jul 13 – A man was found burnt when his car caught fire after it crashed into a road divider and was hit by another car at KM 321.6 of the North-South Expressway near the Tapah exit early today. Tapah district police chief Supt Som Sak Din Keliaw identified the victim
KUCHING, Jul 13 – Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today handed over a personal contribution of RM60,000 to Mazlan Pujan, the father of the two rabies-infected children who died last week. The simple ceremony was held at the Hornbill Skyways Office here after Ahmad Zahid, who is National Disaster
KOTA BARU, Jul 12 – The Veterinary Services Department (JPV) has paid out RM413,004 in compensation to 1,034 poultry farmers in Kelantan who were affected by the recent bird flu (H5N1) outbreak. State Agriculture, Agro-based Industry, Biotechnology and Green Technology Committee chairman Datuk Che Abdullah Mat Nawi said the amount was paid
PADANG BESAR, Jul 12 – Eighteen sacks of ketum leaves, weighing more than 500 kilogrammes, were seized by the General Operations Force at a watermelon farm in Chuping here yesterday. A 26-year-old man, who is a local, was detained, said Padang Besar district police chief Supt Ghazani Abd. Ghani. He said nine
GEORGE TOWN, Jul 12 – Penang Gerakan today questioned the DAP-led Penang state government’s decision to approve the construction of affordable houses that are priced more than RM100,000 although the demand for such units are low. Penang Gerakan Publicity Bureau chief Ooi Zhi Yi said he could not understand the objective of
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 12 – Investments amounting RM5.58 billion by the government in five research universities in the country since 2007 until 2015 had generated returns of RM7.17 billion, said Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh. He said the returns were from investments in various aspects including book publication, training and consultancy.
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 12 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today announced the government has agreed that four more services will be treated as zero-rated supply for the purposes of Goods and Services Tax (GST). The services are prescribed services performed in connection with goods for export where the service
KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 12 – In a bid to promote green culture and fight against global warming, the 2017 chapter of World Fashion Week (WFW) Malaysia is taking the concept of eco-friendly fashion to the runway. Themed ‘Eco-Fashion and Lifestyle’, the three-day international fashion event, which will begin on Sept 8, will
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