Section : Nation

MACC has thousands of video clips

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has revealed that it has thousands of video clips on smuggling activities along national borders since 2017 as a result of corrupt practices. At…

Mitra funds 
100 students 
for IR4.0 training

CYBERJAYA: The Malaysian Indian Transformation Unit (Mitra), which is under the Prime Minister’s Department, has funded 100 students so far for the Huawei professional certification programme. Minister in the Prime Minister’s…

Deepavali falls on Oct 27

KUALA LUMPUR: Deepavali this year falls on Oct 27, the Malaysia Hindu Sangam said, clearing confusion over the date of the festival. Its president, Datuk R.S. Mohan Shan, said the Sri…

Lovers escape mandatory hanging

GEORGE TOWN: Two lovers were spared the hangman’s noose when the High Court here acquitted them of two drug-trafficking charges yesterday. Judicial commissioner Datuk Ahmad Shahrir Mohd Salleh decided to…

80,000 Malaysians declared bankrupt

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 80,625 cases of bankruptcy have been filed by the Malaysian Insolvency Department from 2015 until August this year, the Dewan Rakyat was told. Minister in…

Rewards in pottery-making

By Vinoothene Chandrasekaran KUALA SELANGOR: Pottery-making is still a traditional enterprise but promises ample rewards for those who are ready to get their hands dirty. Local pottery-maker Jeyam Brothers Enterprises…