Cops to start using body cam soon
PUTRAJAYA: Policemen and other officers involved in enforcement may soon be equipped with body cameras to increase the level of transparency in law enforcement...
Using drones to create artificial rain
PUTRAJAYA: The government may consider deploying drones to create artificial rain as Malaysia continues to seek different ways to combat the haze in the country.
‘I wasn’t in cahoots with Low’
KUALA LUMPUR: It was an intriguing day at the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) trial when the defence suggested to a witness that it was he who had...
European car sales plunge
MUNICH: European car registrations fell sharply in August, deepening the woes of an industry battling sluggish demand in key markets and the challenge of...
Glitch in Penang API readings
GEORGE TOWN: Although Penang was enveloped in a veritable smog on Tuesday afternoon, the Air Pollutant Index (API) readings for the state ranged between only...
BCG unable to prevent TB in adults
GEORGE TOWN: The little round scar on your left upper arm – your BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination – will not stop you from being infected with tuberculosis...
Won’t Cry raking in millions
A SURPRISE new single by Mandopop king Jay Chou and rock band Mayday frontman Ashin became one of the fastest selling songs on Chinese streaming platforms, Sin...
Oil prices calm down
PETALING JAYA: Oil prices are almost back to pre-shock levels yesterday following Monday’s 10% surge due to a weekend drone attack on one of Saudi Arabia’s most...
Get the power of the Galaxy Note10
NEWLY introduced in Malaysia last month, the latest Samsung Galaxy Note 10 is the best phone Samsung has in its fold and everyone is still talking about it.
Just too much to swallow
Instead of continuing to rely on costly imported food, M’sia should move towards high-tech farming methods and engaging the youth to embrace agriculture.
No mercy for tax offenders
PETALING JAYA: The Inland Revenue Board (LHDN), along with its foreign tax counterparts, will go after tax evaders when the Special Voluntary Disclosure...
Musa Aman's son Yamani joins Bersatu
KOTA KINABALU: Yamani Hafez Musa , the eldest son of former Sabah chief minister Tan Sri Musa Aman is now a member of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia, after months...
Don’t ban vaping, tax and regulate it
WITH the country’s budget to be tabled next month, there is one aspect I wish for the government to look at seriously: e-cigarettes and alternate devices.
H&M sales grow for sixth quarter
GENEVA: Hennes & Mauritz AB’s sales gained for a sixth consecutive quarter as the Swedish retailer tries to reduce a buildup of inventory and end a three-year slump in...
Singapore exports fall for 6th month
SINGAPORE: Singapore's exports in August shrank for the sixth straight month, but the drop was less than analyst forecasts, official data showed on Tuesday.
At 57, Lau still ‘vows’ ladies
A DIEHARD fan of Andy Lau fan, who came in a wedding gown complete with a bridal veil, caught the attention of the Cantopop superstar at his My Love Andy Lau World...
Teens sing for a better Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR: A shared vision for a better Malaysia brought together more than 3,500 students from 100 schools for a music video that celebrates the country’s...
Zoo keepers monitoring animals
JOHOR BARU: Johor Zoo and the Pasir Gudang Estuarine Crocodile Sanctuary workers are keeping close tabs on the animals due to the haze.
Wee: Why was direct negotiation allowed?
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic) has questioned the Finance Ministry whether a RM450mil project in Tunjong, Kelantan, was awarded through direct...
M’sia and US eye security ties boost
WASHINGTON: A slew of meetings with key US officials awaits Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as Malaysia seeks to deepen its ties with the United States amid security challenges posed by issues such as terrorism, human trafficking and illegal migration.
Zuraida: It’s for govt to tackle high-end home glut
KEPALA BATAS: The government has the responsibility to reduce the glut of high-end property valued at RM100bil before they become abandoned, says Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
Seberang Prai now officially a city
BUKIT MERTAJAM: Mainlanders from Seberang Prai can now rejoice with the announcement of five incentives in conjunction with the elevation of Seberang Prai...
Online competition for pharmacies heats up
CAPSULE Corp, an online pharmacy startup whose subway and taxi ads are ubiquitous in New York, has raised US$200mil (RM833mil) and plans to expand to other large cities across the US.
Logistics platform raises funds to scale up
FRESH off securing the CIP300 funding from Cradle recently, local startup Golog is now looking to raise about US$1mil (RM4.17mil) in its seed round to further scale its system and expand its market share.