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Johor Environment Dept investigating foam formation at Sungai Skudai

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 20 -- The Johor government is still investigating the cause that led to foam forming at certain parts of Sungai Skudai in Senai. Johor Local Government, Urban Wellbeing and Enviro... Read More


Body cams? Don't treat enforcement personnel like criminals, PKR MP tells Putrajaya

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 20 -- Pasir Gudang MP Hassan Abdul Karim has described the government's initiative to introduce enforcement agency personnel with body cameras as a step backwards and against human... Read More


Johor govt mulls lowering price threshold for foreigners in bid to stop unsold property glut

Johor Housing, Sept. 20 -- The Johor government will be looking at the feasibility of lowering the current RM1 million price threshold for foreigners to buy properties in the state, in an effort to se... Read More


Former aide to PKR's Tebrau MP arrested for cash fraud

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 17 -- A 27-year-old former aide to a PKR MP Steven Choong has recently been nabbed by police for a spate of fraud cases, allegedly involving cash, house deposits and items under th... Read More


Indonesian rep says its authorities committed to act against forest fires culprits

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 17 -- The Indonesian government has given its commitment that it will take action against some 30 companies, including four Malaysian ones, for causing some of the forest fires in ... Read More


Police nab two after elderly woman shot dead by stray bullet in botched JB robbery

JOHOR BARU, Sept. 17 -- A man and a woman have been arrested and a revolver seized in connection with a botched armed robbery attempt where a senior citizen was killed in Kangkar Tebrau four days ago.... Read More


Johor MB: All schools to remain closed until API drops below 200

Johor Education, Sept. 15 -- ohor Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal today said that all kindergartens, schools and institutes of learning in the state that have recorded very unhealthy Air Polluta... Read More


Haze: In Johor, over 200 schools to close due to unhealthy API levels

JOHOR BARU, Sept. 14 -- The air quality in northern and central parts of Johor took a sharp hit today, forcing the authorities to close 211 schools in Muar and Tangkak, after the Air Pollutant Index (... Read More


Johor religious dept denies alleged abuse in anti-Shiah raid on Monday

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 13 -- The Johor Islamic Religious Department (JAINJ) denied today that its enforcement officers had acted aggressively during an anti-Shiah raid on a private function at a house in... Read More


Southern region marine police seize RM2.7m worth of contraband cigarettes

JOHOR BARU, Sept. 12 -- The southern region (Region Two) marine police have seized 157,000 packs of contraband cigarettes worth more than RM2.7 million during a raid in a secondary jungle near the Tan... Read More