Topic: April 14
ISKANDAR PUTERI, April 21 — The new Johor executive council will be named tomorrow following Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar’s royal assent earlier today, said Johor Pakatan Harapan (PH) chief Tan Sri Muh...
Bersatu president Muhyiddin Yassin had an audience with Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar this morning.
JOHOR BARU, April 20 — Johor PKR will give its full support to the state’s mentri besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said today.
SEPANG: An Indonesian construction worker was sentenced to four months’ jail for being in possession of a bullet, two bullet shells and a folding knife at the KLIA2.
KOTA KINABALU: Police have arrested three more suspects over a gang assault at a popular shopping mall here.
This article first appeared in The Edge Malaysia Weekly as 'Issues at Fortis explained' (pages 68 and 69), on April 8, 2019 - April 14, 2019.
SEPANG: An Indonesian construction worker was sentenced to four months’ jail by the magistrate’s court here today for being in possession of a bullet, two bullet shells and a folding knife at the ...
Authorities suspect foreign tankers discharged marine fuel oil that resulted in the oil spill detected off Kota Tinggi yesterday.
JOHOR BARU: The authorities suspect foreign tankers had discharged marine fuel oil that resulted in the spill detected off Kota Tinggi on Wednesday.
PUTRAJAYA: Newly-appointed Johor Mentri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal has called on the Prime Minister, his first after assuming the post on April 14.
LAHAD DATU: Police arrested a jobless man for beating up his wife and child with a barbell during a heated argument at their house in Kg Tabanak here.
KOTA KINABALU: Police have arrested two teenagers in connection with a gang assault at a popular shopping centre here on Sunday (April 14).
PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad met Dr Sahruddin Jamal, the newly appointed Johor Menteri Besar, at his office in Putrajaya on Thursday (April 18...
PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has met Dr Sahruddin Jamal, the newly minted Johor Mentri Besar at his office on Thursday.
SEREMBAN - A Rohingya mother is appealing to her two young daughters who apparently ran away to come home.
Huawei and cryptocurrency maker DigiX together announced a world-class smartphone design theme competition that will divide US$330,000 (RM1.36mil) between over 100 winners. Starting April 20, if you're an aspiring digital illustrator, you can begin submitting your work designed in accordance with the theme "Hello, New Art".
Gigi Hadid is getting grilled over her new partnership with McDonald’s.
Singulato workers unwrapping a concept car, dubbed the iC3, which is based on a discontinued EV of Toyota, in preparation for the upcoming auto show in Shanghai on April 14.
JOHOR BARU: The state-investment arm, Johor Corp (JCorp) is looking forward to work together with the new Johor Mentri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal.
There have several rumours surrounding Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 10.
PETALING JAYA: The two teenage girls who went missing after celebrating the Tamil New Year together on Sunday (April 14) were attempting to run away from home.
SEREMBAN (Bernama): Police have arrested two more men, believed to have stopped a police patrol SUV in front of a school during the Rantau by-election.
PETALING JAYA: The two teenage girls who went missing after celebrating the Tamil New Year together have been found.
KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested 22 foreign women, working as GROs, after raiding a karaoke joint in Jalan Loke Yew here.
France showed they were champions in virtual soccer as well as the real game on April 14 when they beat Argentina to win the inaugural FIFA eNations Cup and a US$40,000 (RM164,620) prize.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah hopes to see the United States remove Malaysia from its "K" list of potential kidnapping risks in the state's east coast, says Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
Some HBO GO users were facing issues with the streaming service late on April 14, according to outages monitoring website Downdetector.com, as the first episode of the much-anticipated final season of Game of Thrones was scheduled to air.
Facebook Inc suffered its third major outage this year, with users across the world unable to access the social network or its suite of services such as Facebook Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp.
SUNGAI SIPUT: The family of the ultra marathon runner who went missing in Gopeng wants the public to stay out of the area as their presence could complicate search and rescue (SAR) efforts.
PETALING JAYA: Two teenage girls have gone missing after celebrating the Tamil New Year together Sunday (April 14).
SHAH ALAM (Bernama): The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has launched a search and rescue operation (SAR) for four Malaysian fishermen who have gone missing off West Port in Port Klang.
PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) collected RM4.23bil in revenue for 2018, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
Billionaire Jack Ma again encouraged tech workers to embrace the industry’s extreme-overtime culture, defying a growing social media backlash.
INDEED, it is high “Time for MPs’ voting records to be made public” (Star Says, April 14; online at bit.ly/star_vote).
GEORGE TOWN: The three-storey annex building currently housing the High Courts and a Magistrate's court in George Town was left in darkness, believed to be due to a substation explosion.
ISKANDAR PUTERI: First-term assemblyman Dr Sahruddin Jamal has officially assumed duties in his new role as Johor Mentri Besar at Kota Iskandar here Monday (April 15).
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Two men were killed after being hit by a KTM Komuter train on the Sungai Buloh-Kepong route here at about 6pm Sunday (April 14).
KUALA LUMPUR: Four police personnel allegedly strong-armed a victim into paying them money after finding drugs in the person's car.
MUMBAI, April 14 — India’s beleaguered Jet Airways was staring at a fresh crisis today as hundreds of pilots and other top staff threatened to go on strike over unpaid salaries.
KUALA TERENGGANU, April 14 — The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over t...
KUALA TERENGGANU (Bernama): The Pakatan Harapan government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over the administration in May last year.
PEKAN (Bernama): A man sustained serious injuries on the stomach and hand after he was slashed with a knife by his former brother-in-law.
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been awarded an honorary doctorate of business management by the Asia School of Business (ASB).ASB president and dean Professor Charles Fine presented the award to the Prim...
KUALA TERENGGANU, April 14 — Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some q...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The trial of former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s case involving RM42 million of SRC International Sdn Bhd funds will continue tomorrow with his defence team to ...
KUANTAN, April 14 — PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has expressed hope that Dr Sahruddin Jamal will be able to discharge his new duties as the Mentri Besar of Johor firmly, especially in ensu...
KOTA KINABALU, April 14 — Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal wants Pakatan Harapan (PH) – Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) leaders and machinery to give their full commitment to gett...
PEKAN, April 14 — A man sustained serious injuries on the stomach and hand after he was slashed by his former brother-in-law using a knife in an incident in Kampung Padang Buloh, yesterday night.
SHAH ALAM, April 14 — Four children were among 100 foreigners detained by the Selangor Immigration Department in a four-hour integrated operation conducted around Shah Alam yesterday.
KUALA TERENGGANU (Bernama): Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, which proves that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some parties, says Tun Daim Zainuddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah conveyed their greetings to those celebrating Vaisakhi and the Tamil New Year.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The Foreign Ministry is urging the United States to immediately remove Malaysia from the ‘K’ list and will summon the American envoy here for clarification.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — De facto law minister Liew Vui Keong has hit back at Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Abang Johari Openg for blaming his staff for the failure of the amendment Bill which sought...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Before you toss your mobile phone in the bin after trying unsuccessfully to get on Facebook or send messages on WhatsApp, know that you are among the millions around the wor...
PETALING JAYA: Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are now working again after a worldwide outage, which lasted for about two hours on Sunday (April 14).
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Foreign Ministry is urging the United States to immediately remove Malaysia from the "K" list and will summon the American envoy here for clarification.
KUANTAN: It is inaccurate to label the streak of by-election losses by Pakatan Harapan as a trend, says Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
BERLIN, April 14 — Daimler confirmed today it was facing a regulatory probe after a report said German authorities have uncovered a previously unknown type of pollution trickery software allegedly i...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — PKR’s disciplinary committee will take action if it is proven that its members were involved in the altercation at Pakatan Harapan’s Rantau by-election operations room, ...
MIRI, April 14 — Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Abang Johari Openg today asked Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) to share its seismic data on oil and gas reserves in the state’s territorial bound...
KOTA KINABALU: Parti Warisan Sabah and its state-level Pakatan Harapan partners will do their best to put a stop to the coalition's losing streak in the upcoming Sandakan by-election.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Datuk A. Kadir Jasin today said he had no congratulatory words for Johor’s new mentri besar, Dr Sahruddin Jamal, but a reminder of the Johor Palace’s support for Umno an...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The Home Ministry will leave investigations to police on a group of men who were believed to have inspected a police vehicle during the Rantau state by-election yesterday.
PAGOH, April 14 — Despite being a long way from home, newly-minted Johor Mentri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal first task today was to return to his mother’s home in Batu 28 Lenga here to seek her bless...
PETALING JAYA: The Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram social media platforms appear to be facing a worldwide outage, driving local users to Twitter to vent their frustrations.
PUTRAJAYA: Foreign workers will be a fourth force in the country if Malaysians continue to refuse jobs in sectors dominated by them, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The fight between Pakatan Harapan supporters at the operations room in Bandar Ekar, Rembau last night is believed to have been over campaign payments for the Rantau by-elect...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir today iterated the importance of education in the progress of the community and country, pointing out that it is the best investment which bri...
PETALING JAYA: Negri Sembilan police have detained two men for allegedly stopping and inspecting a Mobile Patrol Vehicle (MPV) during the Rantau by-election on Saturday (April 13).
KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been awarded an honorary doctorate of business management by the Asia School of Business (ASB).
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Police have arrested two men for allegedly searching a police patrol car for evidence of voter fraud during the Rantau by-election in Negri Sembilan yesterday.
KUANTAN (Bernama): The PeKa B40, a healthcare protection scheme for the low-income B40 group, will begin on Monday (April 15), says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
PETALING JAYA: Police are investigating an incident where a Mobile Patrol Vehicle (MPV) was stopped and inspected by members of a political party on polling day for the Rantau by-election on Saturday (April 13), says Comm Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador.
PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Malaysian police are working with their Indonesian counterparts as part of their probe into the discovery of stray postal voting papers in Selangor la...
PUTRAJAYA, April 14 — A good leader will put aside ego and rectify mistakes if it will benefit those who he leads, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The Peka B40 health screening programme for the poor will start nationwide tomorrow, Datuk Seri Dzulkefly Ahmad announced today.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The Kelantan government today thanked Putrajaya for going ahead with the development of the East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) as it expects the project to have a positive impact o...
KUANTAN: Stakeholders and the public are generally supportive of the bauxite mining standard operating procedures (SOP), but they want the SOP to be backed by enforcement.
PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): A good leader will put aside ego and rectify mistakes if it will benefit those he leads, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
JOHOR BARU: A 10-month-old toddler was killed, while her parents suffered serious injuries in an accident at Jalan Lingkaran Dalam here.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 14): There is no evidence of negligence or violation of the standard operating procedure (SOP) by the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) in the drowning incident involv...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 14): Will racist tendencies be a thing of the past in the home rental market soon?
GEORGE TOWN (April 14): The heritage city’s north and east seafronts will be linked and “made accessible” to the public under a masterplan to rejuvenate the areas, reported The Malay Mail tod...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 14): Local elections in Malaysia are still a work in progress.
JOHOR BARU - Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar said on Sunday (April 14) that the federal government should stop "wasting time" in talking about who has the authority over Johor, in a clear r...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — There is no evidence of negligence or violation of the standard operating procedure (SOP) by the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) in the drowning incident involvi...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) will cooperate with their Indonesian counterpart on the discovery of a number of documents allegedly linked to the republic’s presidential...
DEZHOU CITY, (Shandong, China) April 14 — The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will strengthen bilateral trades between Malaysia and China as well as deepen the existing economi...
JOHOR BARU, April 14 — Former Johor mentri besar Datuk Osman Sapian today promised full support for his successor Dr Sahruddin Jamal in developing the southern state.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): There is no evidence of negligence or violation of the standard operating procedure (SOP) by the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) in the drowning incident involving six firefighters at Taman Putra Perdana disused mining pond in October last year.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Malaysia continued to experience net foreign selling for the third consecutive week as investors shifted their asset allocation into safe havens such as bonds and money mark...
TOKYO, April 14 — As optimism grows that the United States and China are nearing a trade deal, Japan kicks off its own negotiations with Washington from tomorrow, hoping to resolve some of the issue...
JOHOR BARU, April 14 — Newly-minted Johor Mentri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal said he will look into changes to the state executive committee as soon as possible.
PETALING JAYA: Bukit Aman is working with Indonesian police (Polri), in connection with the discovery of Indonesia's postal voting papers in Kajang, says Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The police have received 209 reports against the ‘Sabah-Sarawak Merdeka’ Facebook account holder who allegedly uploaded an offensive superimposed image of the Yang di...
JOHOR BARU: Newly minted Mentri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal wants to have "his team" when appointing a new line-up of state executive councillors.
JOHOR BARU: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has advised the government to focus on helping the rakyat and developing the nation's economy.
KOTA KINABALU: Anyone with information on the incident where a diving instructor allegedly groped two tourists in Semporna are urged to lodge a police report.
NEW YORK, April 14 — Origin had a Publisher's sale not too long ago but it's already running another sale from April 11-25.
BEIJING, April 14 — China’s economy cooled further in the first quarter, according to an AFP survey of analysts, as Beijing resorted to tried-and-tested measures to combat tepid global demand and ...