As rumours spread, Johor Umno says won't risk support to be govt through 'backdoor'

JOHOR BARU, Feb. 21 -- Johor Umno will not compromise on the support given by the people amidst rumours of a new Malay political coalition that will form a "backdoor" government to replace the ruling ... Read More

Johor to hold Sunday town hall on recovery measures after Covid-19 batters tourism

JOHOR BARU, Feb. 21 -- The Johor government will be holding a town hall session on February 23 to communicate its plans to boost state tourism to industry players who have been hit hard by the global ... Read More

Wanita MCA urges Terengganu to review decision on gender segregation at events

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 20 -- Wanita MCA today urged the Terengganu state government to review its decision to impose gender segregation on event organisers as such guidelines can compromise Malaysia's im... Read More

Johor govt seeks to boost information dissemination among the masses, says exco

JOHOR BARU, Feb. 20 -- The Johor government's success lacks publicity and is in need of integrated measures to convey the information to the public, said a senior state government executive committee ... Read More

Four Selangor CID cops arrested after alleged extortion involving RM3m

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 19 -- Four policemen, including a senior officer, were arrested yesterday after they allegedly extorted RM3 million as an inducement to cover up a drug processing laboratory in Che... Read More

Johor Health Department says no Covid-19 case in Iskandar Puteri

JOHOR BARU, Feb. 18 -- The Johor Health Department has refuted claims spreading on social media that the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) has reached the Iskandar Puteri district here. State health dir... Read More

Unemployed JB man who allegedly stepped on Quran to undergo mental evaluation

JOHOR BARU, Feb. 18 -- A 33-year-old unemployed man was charged at the Magistrate's Court here today after he was accused of stepping on the Quran and insulting Islam, in an incident that was shared '... Read More

Customs seizes RM65m of contraband cigarettes in Johor, biggest haul of 2020

ISKANDAR PUTERI, Feb. 17 -- The Royal Malaysian Customs Department foiled attempts to smuggle in 76.4 million sticks of contraband cigarettes worth RM65.4 million in two separate raids at the Port of ... Read More

Chance for Imperial College grads to expand connections at alumni AGM Feb 22

Kuala Lampur, Feb. 14 -- Malaysian graduates of the prestigious Imperial College of London graduates come from diverse backgrounds but have one thing in common that gives them an edge over their local... Read More

Three friends drown while playing in JB lake

JOHOR BARU, Feb. 13 -- A teenager and two children drowned in a lake along Jalam Kunyit in Taman Seri Amar, Kampung Melayu Majidee here today. In the 7.20pm incident, Faris Farhan Mohd Sani, 14, Muha... Read More