No more rooms in Tanjung Piai
JOHOR BARU: Rooms at homestays and hotels around Tanjung Piai and Pontian are being snapped up ahead of next month’s by-election.
Sarawak to mobilise agencies as haze worsens
KUCHING: Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister Douglas Uggah Embas said the State Disaster Management Committee will mobilise all relevant agencies after Sri Aman recorded a hazardous API reading of 407 at 5p...
All Malaysian haj pilgrims in Makkah now: TH
MAKKAH: All Malaysian pilgrims who have arrived on the Holy Land for the current haj pilgrimage have arrived in Makkah at 1pm yesterday (July 23), said the Pilgrims Fund Board or Tabung Haji (TH) in a...
Cop shoots himself to death
SIBU: A lance corporal who returned to work after being suspended from duty for committing various offences shot himself to death with a police-issued submachine gun in front of his colleagues at the Bintulu police station.
Gallery: This is the Proton Iriz Razer edition
When I first found out that Razer teaming up with Proton to develop a one-of-a-kind Iriz, my imagination went wild with the prospect of a little pocket-rocket decked to the roof with Razer products an...
Malaysia and Bangladesh discuss defence ties
The potential for defence cooperation between Malaysia and Bangladesh was among the topics discussed in a recent meeting between Deputy Defence Minister Liew Chin Tong and the Defence and Security Adv...
Police nab 42 for drug-related offences
KOTA KINABALU: Police have detained 42 individuals for drug-related offences in several raids carried out around the city including in Manggatal, Sembulan and Likas, since May 4.
Ride and shine for sahur
GEORGE TOWN: A group on motorcycles has been going around neighbourhoods in Teluk Bahang beating the kompang in the wee hours of the morning.
Teen drowns in lake in Bintulu
BINTULU, May 11 — An outing by a group of teenagers ended in tragedy when one of them drowned in a lake at the People’s Housing Project (PPR) Bandaria Park, Jalan Bintulu-Sibu this afternoon.
Public support for 'Shared Prosperity' model vital
LETTER | Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammed yesterday gave a historic and pleasant present to all Malaysians in a special address to the people on the first anniversary of the Pakatan Harapan gov...
Court denies Samirah bail
PUTRAJAYA: Samirah Muzaffar, who is accused of murdering her husband, Cradle Fund chief executive officer Nazrin Hassan, has been denied bail again pending trial.
Buried cannons leave experts baffled
GEORGE TOWN: Why soldiers at Fort Cornwallis buried their cannons about 200 years ago instead of displaying their military might has left archaeologists scratching their heads.