Teacher loses RM120,000 in Macau Scam
KUANTAN: A female teacher claimed to have lost RM120,000 in a Macau syndicate scam which duped her into believing she was involved in an investigation over drugs and money laundering.
Haze worsens in 24 areas including PJ, Shah Alam
KUALA LUMPUR: Several states in the peninsula including Kedah, Penang, Perak, Melaka, Johor and Negeri Sembilan recorded higher air pollutant index (API) readings today, from moderate to unhealthy lev...
16 schools in Rompin ordered to close today
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 12): Sixteen schools in Rompin, Pahang were ordered to close today due to the haze, said the Ministry of Education (MOE). MOE in a statement today said that as at 10am this morning, th...
Haze in region gets worse as hot spots rise
Smoke-filled skies have forced the closure of thousands of schools in Indonesia and Malaysia, and raised tensions between the neighbours over who is to blame for the haze choking the region.
Nationwide ban on open burning as haze worsens
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 — Authorities have prohibited all forms of open burning except cremations and religious rituals with immediate effect in an attempt to reduce the harmful effects of the haze.
Rompin goes red as Klang Valley chokes on haze
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 — Air pollution in Rompin, Pahang surpassed the “very unhealthy” level last night and remained so at 8am this morning as the noxious haze continued to worsen in the peninsu...
16 areas record unhealty API readings
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 10): Sixteen stations across the country recorded unhealthy Air Pollutant Index (API) readings but none recorded very unhealthy air quality as at 10am today.
We need a RCI on poverty in Malaysia
MP SPEAKS | As we approach the 56th anniversary of the formation of Malaysia, on Sep 16, 2019, we can reflect on some things which we can all be thankful for.
Air quality worsens slightly in the country
PETALING JAYA: The air quality in Peninsular Malaysia has worsened slightly with Rompin in Pahang Air Pollutant Index (API) readings jumping from “unhealthy” to “very unhealthy” zone.
Haze worsens in Miri and Sri Aman
PETALING JAYA: The Air Pollutant Index (API) for most areas in Peninsular Malaysia has remained in the moderate range, though the readings in Sarawak’s Miri and Sri Aman have worsened again.
Clerk loses RM25,000 to Macau Scam
KUANTAN: A female clerk claims to have a lost RM25,498.80 to a Macau Scam syndicate which coaxed her into revealing her personal banking details.
Search widened for two missing S'porean kayakers
As strong winds and choppy waters buffeted their kayak near Mersing, Johor, two Singaporeans found themselves drifting further away from a group of 13 other Singaporeans taking advantage of the long w...
Haze: Kuala Terengganu records unhealthy API
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 — Kuala Terengganu today recorded unhealthy air pollution reading level of 111 as of 6pm today, according to the Malaysian Air Pollution Index (APIMS) data.
Malaysians brace for hazy days
PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - With Indonesia battling forests fires in Riau, Malaysians are bracing for a spell of haze and smog.
MMEA nabs 34 foreign fishermen for poaching
KEMAMAN: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has detained 34 foreign fishermen and seized three boats for fishing in Malaysian waters between 73 and 104 nautical miles from Kuala Kemaman ...
They were not booing at me, says Azmin
KUALA LUMPUR: Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali said he was not the target of booing heard when he was delivering his speech at a Felda gathering in Pahang yesterday.
Azmin denies being ‘booed’ by Felda settlers
KUALA LUMPUR, July 8 — Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali today denied that he was greeted by Felda settlers with loud jeers at an event held in Muadzam Shah in Rompin, Pahang, yesterday.