Acting DIG Abdul Hamid Bador is the new IGP, confirms Dr M

PUTRAJAYA: Acting DIG Datuk Abdul Hamid Bador has been confirmed to be the new Inspector General of Police (IGP), said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “Yes, I think he is the next IGP,” said the premier after the Labour

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A Grab driver’s small act of kindness made the day for one customer

PUCHONG: A small act of kindness can make make someone’s day. It is even more significant when one is willing to give up their rightfully earned wages to be kind. This is exactly what Facebook user Daksayani Ganeson received when

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AirAsia named top airline by passenger growth

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia has been named the Top Airline by Absolute Passenger Growth (Southeast Asia) at Singapore’s Changi Airline Awards 2019 recently. This is in recognition of its 4.1 per cent increase in passengers carried to and from Singapore to

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Kit Siang: Vivian Wong brings youthful dynamism

SANDAKAN: DAP advisor Lim Kit Siang has described the party’s candidate for the Sandakan by-election Vivian Wong Shir Yee as “just what the doctor ordered”. The Gelang Patah MP said that at just 30 years, Wong brings about the youthful

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S’gor water industry revamp, tiger conservation among ministry’s highlights

KUALA LUMPUR: The restructuring of the Selangor water industry and efforts to save the critically endangered Malayan Tiger count as among notable positive developments of the Water, Land and Natural Resources Ministry over the past year under the Pakatan Harapan

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Professional media helps curb the spread of fake news

MALACCA: In the era where information is at one’s fingertips, especially with the global increase of social media usage, professionalism among media practitioners plays an important role in curbing the spread of inaccurate of fake news. Malacca Communications, Multimedia, NGO,

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UN may designate Masood Azhar as global terrorist today

India’s biggest diplomatic win at the world body is imminent and will be achieved today. Highly placed sources have told India Today TV that Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar will be “designated” a global terrorist by the UNSC 1267 Al-Qaeda Sanctions

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PAS: Prevent preaching of non-Muslim religions to Muslims

GEORGE TOWN: The sole PAS assemblyman in Penang has called on the state government to formulate a new legislation to prevent the spread of non-Muslim religions to Muslims. Mohd Yusni Mat Piah ((PAS-Penaga) said the proposed enactment is necessary as there

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Think as a Malaysian, Perlis mufti told

PETALING JAYA: Perlis Mufti Datuk Dr Mohd Asri Zainul (has little credibility to speak on the concerns of the people, Persatuan Patriot Kebangsaan (Patriot) said today. The mufti has lost credibility for not speaking up strongly enough against former prime minister Datuk

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Ministry zooms in on affordable housing, plastic waste woes

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts to provide more affordable homes to the people and to take more firm action against operators of illegal plastic factories have been among the focus of the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) under the Pakatan Harapan

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