Malaysia

  • After apologising, Dr Mahathir says ready to accept punishment for SOP breach during Langkawi event

    39 minutes ago

    After apologising, Dr Mahathir says ready to accept punishment for SOP breach during Langkawi event

  • MoE: Teacher accused of rape joke reassigned pending probe, principal who disparaged Ain claims Facebook account ‘hacked’

    3 hours ago

    MoE: Teacher accused of rape joke reassigned pending probe, principal who disparaged Ain claims Facebook account ‘hacked’

  • Fitch unit reaffirms lower growth forecast for Malaysia on the back of MCO 3.0

    1 hour ago

    Fitch unit reaffirms lower growth forecast for Malaysia on the back of MCO 3.0

  • On Day 1 of Malaysia’s MCO 3.0, Health D-G says Covid-19 average infection rate at 1.12 nationally; highest Rt in Kedah, Terengganu, Pahang, Perak

    2 hours ago

    On Day 1 of Malaysia’s MCO 3.0, Health D-G says Covid-19 average infection rate at 1.12 nationally; highest Rt in Kedah, Terengganu, Pahang, Perak

  • Roadblocks, rat lanes and attempted border crossings keep Johor cops busy on eve of Raya

    58 minutes ago

    Roadblocks, rat lanes and attempted border crossings keep Johor cops busy on eve of Raya

  • Health experts question wisdom in mass Klang Valley mall closures just before Aidilfitri

    7 hours ago

    Health experts question wisdom in mass Klang Valley mall closures just before Aidilfitri

  • Cops: 190 Aidilfitri SOP compliance monitoring teams activated in Terengganu

    2 hours ago

    Cops: 190 Aidilfitri SOP compliance monitoring teams activated in Terengganu

  • You can now apply for MyKads for 12-year-olds online

    1 hour ago

    You can now apply for MyKads for 12-year-olds online

  • MCO 3.0 not impacting economy? Najib says govt only protecting the rich, but the poor sidelined with unfair restrictions

    1 hour ago

    MCO 3.0 not impacting economy? Najib says govt only protecting the rich, but the poor sidelined with unfair restrictions

  • Finas: Filming activities in studio permitted during MCO 3.0, cinema operations not allowed

    27 minutes ago

    Finas: Filming activities in studio permitted during MCO 3.0, cinema operations not allowed

  • Three families in Sarawak face bleak Raya after homes destroyed by fire

    35 minutes ago

    Three families in Sarawak face bleak Raya after homes destroyed by fire

  • Report: Police plan surprise visits to homes in Petaling district to ensure Raya SOP compliance

    4 hours ago

    Report: Police plan surprise visits to homes in Petaling district to ensure Raya SOP compliance

  • Rescued turtle in Kudat released back into wild after a month

    53 minutes ago

    Rescued turtle in Kudat released back into wild after a month

  • State election can wait until Covid-19 situation under control, says Sarawak CM

    5 hours ago

    State election can wait until Covid-19 situation under control, says Sarawak CM

Our Picks in Malaysia

  • PM: All learning centres must close under new MCO, except childcare centres, kindergartens

    21 hours ago

    PM: All learning centres must close under new MCO, except childcare centres, kindergartens

  • Immediate closure of premises if employers do not allow staff to quarantine

    21 hours ago

    Immediate closure of premises if employers do not allow staff to quarantine

  • Umno will prevail above all others in GE15, says party election chief

    21 hours ago

    Umno will prevail above all others in GE15, says party election chief

  • Only three per car during all-Malaysia MCO starting tomorrow, says PM

    21 hours ago

    Only three per car during all-Malaysia MCO starting tomorrow, says PM

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  • Wisma Putra: Mission to repartriate Malaysians from New Delhi and Mumbai arrives at KLIA

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    Wisma Putra: Mission to repartriate Malaysians from New Delhi and Mumbai arrives at KLIA

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 ― The mission to repartriate Malaysians from New Delhi and Mumbai in India arrived at the Air Emergency Unit of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport...

  • Penang applies for RM3.1m funding from Putrajaya to build new city mosque in Batu Kawan

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    Penang applies for RM3.1m funding from Putrajaya to build new city mosque in Batu Kawan

    GEORGE TOWN, May 12 ― Penang has submitted an application for a RM3.1 million funding from Putrajaya to build a new city mosque in Batu Kawan, said Penang Chief Minister Chow...

  • Lokman Adam nabbed again under Emergency Ordinance, probed under Communications and Multimedia Act

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    Lokman Adam nabbed again under Emergency Ordinance, probed under Communications and Multimedia Act

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 ― Former Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Lokman Noor Adam was arrested by the police yesterday, his second time under the Emergency Ordinance which now...

  • Statewide MCO will affect our economy badly, says Sarawak CM

    6 hours ago

    Statewide MCO will affect our economy badly, says Sarawak CM

    KUCHING, May 12 ― The state’s economy would be badly affected if another round of statewide movement control order (MCO) is implemented in Sarawak, said Chief Minister Datuk...

  • Sarawak Islamic Council amends SOP for Hari Raya

    5 hours ago

    Sarawak Islamic Council amends SOP for Hari Raya

    KUCHING, May 12 ― The Sarawak Islamic Council (MIS) has made several amendments to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines for this year’s Hari Raya...

  • Cops: Nine-month-old baby in PJ allegedly sodomised by babysitter’s husband before dying in hospital

    6 hours ago

    Cops: Nine-month-old baby in PJ allegedly sodomised by babysitter’s husband before dying in hospital

    PETALING JAYA, May 12 ― A post mortem carried out on a nine-month-old baby who died on April 27 in hospital revealed that he was sodomised, allegedly by his babysitter’s...

  • Monkey business causes outage in Sarawak’s Matu Daro district

    5 hours ago

    Monkey business causes outage in Sarawak’s Matu Daro district

    DARO (Sarawak), May 12 ― A monkey which climbed among the wires on a power pole was electrocuted and injured, causing a 90-minute outage for Sarawak Energy’s customers in the...

  • Malaysia to usher in Aidilfitri on Thursday

    17 hours ago

    Malaysia to usher in Aidilfitri on Thursday

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — The Muslim festival of Aidilfitri will be on Thursday, the Keeper of the Ruler’s Seal Datuk Syed Danial Syed Ahmad announced tonight. Aidilfitri marks...

  • Health D-G: Covid-19 entrenched as 80pc of cases now sporadic, worrying rise in variant infections

    19 hours ago

    Health D-G: Covid-19 entrenched as 80pc of cases now sporadic, worrying rise in variant infections

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — Malaysia has detected another 14 Covid-19 cases involving variants of concern (VOC), Health director-general Tan Sri Noor Hisham Abdullah when defending...

  • After Putrajaya announces unified SOPs, Sabah releases own rules permitting Aidilfitri gatherings

    14 hours ago

    After Putrajaya announces unified SOPs, Sabah releases own rules permitting Aidilfitri gatherings

    KOTA KINABALU, May 11 — Sabah, which has adopted more lenient standard operating procedures for the nationwide movement control order, has decided to allow family gatherings for...

  • MCO 3.0: Special family visit for inmates during Aidilfitri cancelled, says Prisons Dept

    14 hours ago

    MCO 3.0: Special family visit for inmates during Aidilfitri cancelled, says Prisons Dept

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — The special family visit for inmates in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri is cancelled at all prison institutions, due to the implementation of the...

  • Group calls for MCO 3.0 virtual protest on first day of Raya

    15 hours ago

    Group calls for MCO 3.0 virtual protest on first day of Raya

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — A group called Sekretariat Solidariti Rakyat (SSR) today urged the public to protest against the movement control order (MCO) 3.0 on social media on the...

  • MCO 3.0: Ministry sets new SOP for non-Muslim houses of worship

    14 hours ago

    MCO 3.0: Ministry sets new SOP for non-Muslim houses of worship

    PUTRAJAYA, May 11 — The National Unity Ministry has set a new standard operating procedure (SOP) for non-Muslim houses of worship following the enforcement of movement control...

  • Selangor revises number of worshippers for Aidilfitri prayer

    14 hours ago

    Selangor revises number of worshippers for Aidilfitri prayer

    SHAH ALAM, May 11 — Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais) has revised the number of worshippers allowed for the non-obligatory Aidilfitri prayer in Selangor following the...

  • Finance minister: MCO 3.0 not expected to have significant impact on Malaysia’s economic growth

    16 hours ago

    Finance minister: MCO 3.0 not expected to have significant impact on Malaysia’s economic growth

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — The implementation of the third movement control order (MCO 3.0) nationwide is not expected to have a significant impact on the country’s economic...

  • A day before countrywide MCO, Malaysia adds 3,973 more Covid-19 cases

    19 hours ago

    A day before countrywide MCO, Malaysia adds 3,973 more Covid-19 cases

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — Malaysia recorded 3,973 new Covid-19 cases today with only five imported cases as the country heads into a third movement control order (MCO 3.0)...

  • MCO 3.0: Bukit Aman says cops to monitor SOP compliance in residential areas with drones during Aidilfitri

    14 hours ago

    MCO 3.0: Bukit Aman says cops to monitor SOP compliance in residential areas with drones during Aidilfitri

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — The police will use drones to monitor standard operating procedure (SOP) compliance in residential areas during Aidilfitri throughout the movement control...

  • Ismail Sabri: MCO 3.0 not as strict as MCO 1.0 to protect livelihood of the people

    15 hours ago

    Ismail Sabri: MCO 3.0 not as strict as MCO 1.0 to protect livelihood of the people

    PUTRAJAYA, May 11 — The movement control order (MCO) 3.0 which will take effect from tomorrow is not similar to the first MCO because the government does not want to jeopardise...

  • Ismail Sabri: On-the-spot fines should be issued to SOP violators

    16 hours ago

    Ismail Sabri: On-the-spot fines should be issued to SOP violators

    PUTRAJAYA, May 11 — Police have been urged to immediately issue a compound to any individual including celebrities and politicians who are found to be violating the standard...