Alarming increase in dengue cases in Johor
JOHOR BARU: The number of dengue cases in Johor has increased at an alarming rate with 7,761 cases recorded from Jan 1 to Aug 31 this year, a rise of 101.2% compared with 3,857 cases in the same perio...
Exco: Alarming spike in dengue cases in Johor
JOHOR BARU, Sept 4 — The number of dengue cases in Johor has increased at an alarming rate with 7,761 cases recorded from January 1 to August 31 this year, a rise of 101.2 per cent compared with 3,8...
Umno goes after more MPs
PUTRAJAYA: Umno continues to pursue legal action against its former lawmakers who have defected after 14th General Election with the filing of three more suits...
Drug processing lab in a cattle farm busted
Police have confiscated drug processing substances weighing more than 210kg worth RM350,000 during a recent raid at a shed located inside a cattle farm at Kampung Pengkalan Batu in Mersing, Johor.
Johor police bust syabu lab on Mersing cattle farm
JOHOR BARU, Aug 30 — The police raided a hut on a cattle farm that served as a makeshift syabu (crystal methamphetamine) processing laboratory in Kampung Pengkalan Batu, Mersing on Wednesday, and re...
Despite land approval, Tamil school still ‘squatting’
DESPITE getting approval for its own premises in 2015, a Tamil school in Mersing, Johor, is still “squatting” in the compound of another school, Malaysia Nanban reported.Persatuan Pendidikan Parvai Negeri Johor president Rajendran Kannan said SJK(T) Mersing’s board...
Search for Singaporean kayaker called off
JOHOR BARU: The search and rescue (SAR) operation for a Singaporean man who went missing on Aug 8 while on a kayaking expedition in Mersing was called off after rescuers failed to come up with new leads.
Malaysia ends search for missing kayaker
Malaysia has ended search operations for missing Singaporean kayaker Tan Eng Soon, 62, after 10 days of scouring the sea from north Johor to Terengganu on the east coast of peninsular Malaysia.
Search for Singaporean kayaker called off after 10 days
JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The search and rescue (SAR) operation for a Singaporean man who went missing on Aug 8 while on a kayaking expedition in Mersing was called off on Sunday (Aug 18) night after rescuers failed to come up with new leads.
Besut police chief loses his right thumb again
KEMAMAN: Besut district police chief Mohd Zamri Mohd Rowi has lost his right thumb again after it developed an infection after being reattached by surgeons last week after it was chopped off in a para...
Umno sues ex-members
PUTRAJAYA: Umno intends to sue the remaining 14 of its former lawmakers who have defected from the party after the 14th General Election following the filing of a suit against three Bersatu MPs.
Kayak found overturned off Kuantan
The kayak used by two Singaporeans who went missing off Mersing last Thursday was yesterday found by a fisherman about 150km north of where they were last seen.