Taman Pasir Putih, Taman Mawar halls closed as venues in red zone area

JOHOR BARU: The Taman Pasir Putih and Taman Mawar Community Halls in Pasir Gudang were closed yesterday as both treatment centres are situated in the red zone and are within a 1-km radius of Sungai Kim Kim. Johor Health, Environment

Read More

Do not watch or share video of New Zealand mosque shootings

NEW ZEALAND: Police strongly urge members of the public not to watch the footage of the Christchurch shooting describing it as a “horrifying attack on innocent people worshipping. Video of the horrifying attack was live streamed to Facebook this morning

Read More

France freezes assets of Jaish-e-Mohammad founder Masood Azhar

PARIS: France has decided to freeze the assets of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) founder and leader Masood Azhar, the French government said on Friday. A joint statement issued by the French interior ministry, finance ministry and foreign ministry added that France would

Read More

Johor govt welcomes face mask donations from other states

JOHOR BAHRU: The Johor government welcomes contributions of face and nose masks type R95 from any party, including other state governments and no-governmental organisations. Chairman of the state Committee for Health, Environment and Agriculture Dr Sahruddin Jamal said this was

Read More

MHDM condemns RPK

By: Rishi Kumar Vadivelu ( Sec, Gen MHDM) Malaysia Hindhudharma Maamandram condemns Raja Petra Kamaruddin’s recent article on YB Rayer’s holy ash or known as Vibuthi applied on his forehead. Raja Petra Kamarudin or known as RPK runs the controversial

Read More

Malindo Air introduces ‘Super Saver’ fare

KUALA LUMPUR: Malindo Air has introduced ‘Super Saver’ – a new fare group to target a different tier of market segment, which allows passengers to make baggage and meals optional. In a statement today, Malindo said Super Saver is available

Read More

Ex-photographer of production company pleads guilty to insulting Hinduism

KUALA LUMPUR: A former photographer of a production company pleaded guilty today in the Sessions Court to two charges of insulting Hinduism on his Facebook account. Zamri Abdul Razak, 52, attired in blue jeans and a black T-shirt with the

Read More

Selangor MB: Don’t panic, Klang river chemical clean-up underway

KUALA LUMPUR: Residents of Taman Eng Ann in Klang, Selangor need not panic and evacuate amid reports of chemical waste dumping contaminating a section of Sungai Klang in their neighbourhood. Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari assured the locals that state

Read More

High Commission confirms one Malaysian hurt in New Zealand terror attacks

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysian was injured in the Christchurch mosque shooting in New Zealand today. Information received from High Commission of Malaysia in Wellington states that the victim is currently receiving treatment at a hospital. “As reported, there was a

Read More

TMJ: Politics can wait, address the critical situation.

JOHOR BARU: Johor Crown Prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim tweeted today that this is not the time for politics but to concentrate on working over the gravely situation at Pasir Gudang that is now contaminated by illegally dumped chemicals. “Still

Read More