Xavier: Kedah may need to ration water
Water rationing will be implemented in Kedah if the water supply problems persist following the drought in the state, said Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar.
Mestecc says Malaysia won’t be a ‘garbage dump’
BUTTERWORTH: According to the Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (Mestecc), Malaysia has sent back 150 shipping containers of plastic waste to mostly wealthier nat...
Shahrir Samad, Ahmad Maslan to be charged
PUTRAJAYA: Former Cabinet minister Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samad and ex-deputy minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan (pix) are expected to be charged with money laundering tomorrow.
Syed Saddiq rubbishes claim he was at drug party
PETALING JAYA: Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has denied a report claiming he was at a party which was raided in an anti-narcotics sting that also saw a PPBM assemblyman arres...
Traders fined for not using biodegradables
KUALA LUMPUR: Traders in the Federal Territories who have yet to comply with the policy on the use of biodegradable products have been given warnings and compounds.
Govt mulling Socso coverage for fishermen
PORT DICKSON: The government is planning to protect the welfare of fishermen in the country by having them registered with the Social Security Organisation (Socso).
Cocktail setting for MCA's CNY do
MCA's annual Chinese New Year open house event will do away with designated tables and instead adopt a "cocktail style" setting.
China confirms spread of new virus as cases surge
An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about containment o...