Haze an emergency when API levels exceed 500
PETALING JAYA: A state of haze emergency (darurat jerebu) will be declared when the air pollutant index (API) exceeds 500, said the National Disaster Management Agency (Nadma).
‘Better Internet, better cybersecurity’
PUTRAJAYA: Cybersafety should be given equal attention as the country strives to improve Internet access for the people, said Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
Tourists visiting indoor areas to avoid haze
JOHOR BAHRU (Sept 16): Tourism activities in the state are now concentrated at indoor areas, following poor air quality due to the haze, especially in the North Johor district.
Govt won’t allow nation to be jeopardised: DPM
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not allow the people and nation to be jeopardised by any group who tries to incite or pit one against the other so that the country will be divided, according to Depu...
Govt won’t allow nation to be jeopardised – DPM
Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail – Bernama file photo
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not allow the people and nation to be jeopardised by any group who tries to incite or pit one against the ...
DPM: Govt won’t allow Malaysia to be jeopardised
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 15 — The government will not allow the people and nation to be jeopardised by any group who tries to incite or pit one against the other so that the country will be divided, sai...
Malaysian pair grab second title at Taiwan Open
Malaysian men’s professional doubles pair Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong beat South Korea’s Choi Solgyu-Seo Seung Jae at the Taiwan Open badminton tournament today to claim their second title of the sea...
Mixed feelings about Gojek
KUCHING: The proposal to bring e-hailing motorcycle taxi service Gojek to Malaysia brings mixed feelings among locals here.
Family planning the answer to alleviating poverty
Recently, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights claimed that Malaysia’s poverty rate at 0.4% was inaccurate, and pointed out that a poverty rate of between 15% an...
More good news on welfare
Chief Minister gives a glimpse of what is in store in Sarawak’s future spending, more aid for women
Abang Johari (sixth left) and others wave the national and state flags.
DPM: Need to identify suicide tendency of students
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 28 — Pressure from piling school homework, influence of video games or depression are among the factors being studied by the government to identify the cause of students who commit...
Cleanliness key to dengue prevention, says DPM
KUALA LUMPUR: The people should focus on maintaining the cleanliness of the surroundings they live in and carry out gotong-royong to prevent the spread of diseases like dengue, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
Maintain cleanliness to prevent dengue: Wan Azizah
KUALA LUMPUR: The people should emphasise the maintenance of cleanliness in the environment they live in by continuing with the practice of gotong-royong to prevent the spread of diseases like dengue,...
NRD told to register all orang asli in Kuala Koh
PUTRAJAYA: The National Registration Department is required to ensure that all orang asli in Kuala Koh, Kelantan, are registered regardless of their age so that they would not miss out on the benefits...
NRD ordered to register all Orang Asli in Kuala Koh
The National Registration Department is required to ensure that all Orang Asli in Kuala Koh are registered regardless of their age so that they would not miss out on the benefits enjoyed by Malaysians...
Full list of new Sarawak Cabinet (Video)
KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Abang Johari Tun Openg has reshuffled the State Cabinet today following the resignation of Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh as Second Finance Minister, and Minister of Internationa...
Afghan wedding suicide blast kills 63, wounds 182
A suicide bomber killed 63 people and wounded 182 in an attack on a wedding reception in the Afghan capital on Saturday night, the interior ministry said The Taliban denied responsibility for the blas...
It’s rarely talked about. But 5.4% of domestic violence cases are wives abusing their husbands. Most of these women physically injure the men, or make them fear that they will be hurt.
Huge response to sex harassment survey
PUTRAJAYA: In just a week after the launch of an online survey on sexual harassment, the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry has received feedback from 26, 000 people.