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In U-turn, Putrajaya now allows three passengers per car after backlash

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 13 -- After receiving numerous complaints through the National Security Council (NSC), Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the government will now... Read More


Maszlee says he will remain an Independent MP but Opposition and Pakatan 'friendly'

CYBERJAYA, Nov. 11 -- Simpang Renggam MP Maszlee Malik has insisted that he will remain independent while cooperating with Pakatan Harapan (PH) and the Opposition bloc in Parliament. He said that he ... Read More


Puad tidak setuju peruntukan besar untuk Jasa, anggap kerajaan tidak sensitif

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 9 -- Bekas Ketua Pengarah Jabatan Hal Ehwal Khas (Jasa) Datuk Puad Zarkashi tidak bersetuju peruntukan besar digunakan bagi mewujudkan kembali jabatan itu. Katanya, tindakan keraja... Read More


TI-Malaysia joins chorus of criticism over student activist's arrest

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 9 -- Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) has expressed its disappointed over the Royal Malaysia Police's (PDRM) reported decision to arrest and charge an individual under Sec... Read More


Last Jasa D-G criticises RM85m for unit's revival as wasteful, insensitive in Covid-19 age

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 9 -- Datuk Puad Zarkashi, the last director-general (D-G) for the Special Affairs Department (Jasa) before it was disbanded, has rejected the government's allocation to reconstitute... Read More


Without proper law, difficult to implement excise tax on vape products, says Health D-G

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 7 -- Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said taxing the vape industry will be hard if the new Tobacco Regulation Act is not tabled and implemented. He said cur... Read More


Ismail Sabri: CMCO in all but three Peninsular states from Nov 9 to Dec 6

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 7 -- All states in Peninsular Malaysia except for Perlis, Pahang and Kelantan will be placed under the conditional movement control order (CMCO) for four weeks from November 9 to De... Read More


Selangor seeking return of Gombak land given to Putrajaya after years-long delay in proposed sewage plant

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 5 -- The Selangor government will mount a bid to reclaim a piece of land in Gombak that it had given to the federal government some years ago for the development of a sewage treatme... Read More


Kuala Langat Utara forest reserve degazettement still under study, says exco

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 5 -- The proposed degazettement of the Kuala Langat Utara forest reserve is still in the research phase, as the Selangor government awaits reports from the state Forestry Department... Read More


Dr Adham: Health Ministry won't share Covid-19 data with states to avoid confusion

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 4 -- Health Minister Datuk Dr Adham Baba said the Ministry of Health (MOH) refuses to share raw Covid-19 data with other parties, including state governments, due to "past incidents... Read More