Pos Lenjang Orang Asli warded for malaria

PUCHONG: A total of 10 Orang Asli in Pos Lenjang, Kuala Lipis in Pahang have fallen ill, suspected to be due to plasmodium vivax malaria. Of this number nine have been warded. “This is the most dangerous kind of Malaria.

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India’s space launch delayed by technical problem

The launch of India’s second lunar mission has been halted less than an hour before the scheduled blast-off, due to a technical problem. The countdown stopped 56 minutes before the launch after a “technical snag was observed in launch vehicle

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Trade war bites on China’s second-quarter GDP growth

BEIJING: China is expected to report today that economic growth slowed to its weakest pace in at least 27 years in the second quarter, reinforcing the case for more stimulus as a bruising trade war with the US drags on.

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Najib turns his guns on Nazri Aziz

PUCHONG: Barisan Nasional advisory council chairman Datuk Seri Najib Razak has turned his guns on Padang Rengas MP Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz by stating that Nazri was responsible in eroding the Chinese support for the coalition and opposing cooperation with

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Heavy downpour and floods in Assam kill 10, displace one million

GUWAHATI: Heavy monsoon rains in India’s northeast Assam state displaced more than a million people from their homes and flash floods killed at least 10 in the past 72 hours, state authorities said on Saturday, warning the situation could worsen

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Trump tells congresswomen to ‘go back’ to ‘fix’ countries they came from

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Sunday told a group of mostly American-born Democratic congresswomen to ‘go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came,’ a comment that was condemned by Democrats as

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Dead foreign student wasn’t assaulted, claims Immigration

KUALA LUMPUR: Immigration Department director general Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud has maintained that Thomas Orhions Ewansiha was not physically assaulted even though the post-mortem report from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Hospital (HUKM) has not confirmed the Nigerian’s student’s death. “As explained

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Agong departs for Malaysia after visiting Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah departs for home after a successful three-day special visit to Saudi Arabia. His Majesty was received by the Governor of Jeddah, Prince Mashel bin Majed bin AbdulAziz at the

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