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Simple moderate Karmaine, an advantage for PH

PONTIAN: The simple and moderate personality of Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate, Karmaine Sardini is seen as an advantage for ruling coalition to garner the support of the local community in the Tanjung Piai parliamentary by-election on Nov 16. Johor Amanah

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Mum’s 15 years jail for causing death to her child upheld by court

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal has upheld the 15 years jail sentence on a young mother who pleaded guilty to causing the death of her two years and eight months old daughter. The Court of Appeal three-member panel comprising Datuk

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ASEAN must take bold economic reform to cushion impacts of trade war

KUALA LUMPUR: ASEAN member states must take bold and effective measures to bolster their economies to cushion the impact of the ongoing trade war between the United States (US) and China which has yet to show any sign of resolution.

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EC distributes voter’s card to 52,978 Tanjung Piai voters

PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) has distributed voter’s card to 52,978 Tanjung Piai constituents since October 16 to encourage voters and facilitate the voting process. EC chairman Datuk Azhar Azizan Harun said in a statement today that the number included

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RHB supports SME growth in Laos

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Banking Group is intensifying cross-border efforts while strengthening collaboration with the Laos government to assist small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to build and expand their businesses regionally. RHB in a statement today said, RHB Bank Lao Ltd,

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Cops identifying suspects in Thai border guard post attack

KUALA LUMPUR: The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) is identifying several individuals involved in the firecracker attack on General Operations Force (GOF) guard post 19, near the border fencing at Padang Besar, Perlis, Monday. Deputy Inspector-General of Police Datuk Mazlan Mansor (pix)

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Policeman, wife die in motorcycle crash

KUALA LUMPUR: A policeman and his wife died in an accident after their motorcycle crashed into a lorry at Jalan Syed Putra, here, while heading to the city centre yesterday morning. The deceased have been identified as Lance Corporal Muhammad Syakiran

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Mahathir optimistic over nation’s recovery

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the new government has been working overtime to re-energise and clean up the mess left behind by the previous administration, with the road to recovery visible now. Addressing the PNB Corporate Summit 2019

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Small plane crashes into New Jersey residential area, pilot dead

WOODBRIDGE TOWNSHIP: A small plane crashed into a residential area in Woodbridge Township, US state of New Jersey, on Tuesday, setting fire to three houses and killing its pilot, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting authorities. A Cessna 414, a twin-engine,

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Dr. M: Universities should inspire and map academic talent and scholarship development

SERI KEMBANGAN: Universities should function as catalysts for the search for knowledge or be touted as hubs which map academic talent and the development of scholarship, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today. Institutions of higher learning were platforms

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