In Johor, eight nabbed over alleged Shiah links
JOHOR BARU, Sept 10 ― The Johor Islamic Religious Department (JAINJ) detained eight people, including four foreigners, during a raid against suspected Shiah followers at a house in Taman Bukit Kempa...
Retirement adequacy in Malaysia
COMMENT | Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong recently announced that the country’s retirement age will be raised to 65 within three years.
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.
Traffic swells at checkpoints as Singaporeans return home
JOHOR BARU: Two exit points heading into Singapore recorded heavy traffic as many Singaporeans returned home after a long weekend, starting with the island republic’s national day celebrations on Friday and then Hari Raya Haji.
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...
Not all Indians like curry
JULY 21 — So a primary school teacher was introducing herself to a new Primary 3 (eight- to nine-year-olds) class.