Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Nation

Bridging gap between East and West

KUCHING: Any ill feeling between East and West Malaysians must be unwind in the struggle for nation-building. At the same time, efforts should also be taken to ensure just development for all, says former Sabah chief minister Datuk Seri Shafie...

More opportunities to level playing field

KUCHING: Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal says there is a need to “use economic tools, provide jobs and opportunities so there is a level playing field” in the country. “Let’s not talk about the PM (prime minister) or deputy PM positions...

Malaysians fed up with behaviour of politicians

KUCHING: Malaysians are generally fed up with politicians because of the way they have been behaving, says former Sabah chief minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal. He said, by and large, the people were not only confused by the happenings...

Expedite MA63 implementation

KUALA LUMPUR: Several Members of Parliament (MPs) today raised the issue of the implementation of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) which, in their view, needs to be expedited and not be just political rhetoric. One of the MPs, Lukanisman Awang...

Effectiveness of PdPR method at moderate level

KUALA LUMPUR: The effectiveness of the home-based teaching and learning (PdPR) method among school students is at a moderate level, according to the Ministry of Education (MOE). The ministry, in a written reply to the Dewan Rakyat today, said this...

MPs urge gov’t to expedite tabling of Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill

KUALA LUMPUR: Several Members of Parliament today urged the government to immediately table the Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Parliament to protect women’s interests and safety. Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim (GPS-Batang Lupar) said although there were provisions in the Penal...

MOH sets up portal for travellers to apply for home quarantine

SEPANG: Fully-vaccinated travellers from overseas wishing to undergo compulsory home quarantine can apply to do so through the Home Quarantine Application (HQA) portal on the Ministry of Health (MOH) website from tomorrow, said Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. “The application must...

Daily Covid-19 cases on a downward trend

KUALA LUMPUR: The number of daily Covid-19 cases in Malaysia has continued its declining trend, as 14,345 cases were recorded today compared to 14,954 cases yesterday. Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah in a post on his Twitter...

Interstate travel not part of trimmed SOP

KUALA LUMPUR: The permission for interstate travel is not part of the trimmed standard operating procedures (SOPs) of the National Recovery Plan (NRP), said Senior Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein. He said the decision on matters related to...

Tun Mohammed Hanif and Sinar apologise to Lim Kit Siang, civil suit settled

KUALA LUMPUR: Lim Kit Siang's defamation suit against Tun Mohammed Hanif Omar and Sinar Karangkraf Sdn Bhd has been settled, after the former Inspector-General of Police and the company apologised to the veteran DAP leader at the High Court...

Latest News

Bridging gap between East and West

KUCHING: Any ill feeling between East and West Malaysians must be unwind in the struggle for nation-building. At the same...