|Thursday, November 27, 2014

Nation News

Floods: 47 victims evacuated in Kuala T’ganu till this morning

KUALA TERENGGANU, Nov 18: The number of flood victims evacuated in Kuala Terengganu has risen to 47 this morning compared with 20 people on the first day, yesterday afternoon. According to a statement from the State Security Council, the victims comprised 15 families who were evacuated from their homes in Chendering, here and Gong Badak in Kuala Nerus which ...Full Article

Malaysians urged to question MH17 satellite pictures

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 18: Malaysia’s Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein on Monday (Nov 17) warned the public against accepting wholesale leaked satellite pictures that apparently showed a Ukrainian fighter jet firing ...Full Article

Replace fuel subsidy with targeted cash transfer: Think tank

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17: Fuel subsidies should gradually be replaced with targeted cash transfers to help low-income earners, according to Khazanah Research Institute’s ‘State of Households’ survey. The think ...Full Article

4,812 dengue cases reported in Perak from Jan to Nov

IPOH, Nov 17: A total of 4,812 dengue fever cases had been reported in Perak from January to November this year compared to 1,760 cases in the corresponding period ...Full Article

Over 16,000 illegal immigrants deported from Sabah

KOTA KINABALU, Nov 17: The relevant authority in Sabah has deported 16,208 illegal immigrants to their country of origin between January and November this year. State National Security Council ...Full Article

MACC’s appeal to quash High Court decision dismissed

PUTRAJAYA, Nov 17: The Court of Appeal here today dismissed the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC)’s appeal against a High Court decision to quash its notice to two lawyers. The ...Full Article

M’sian visa one-stop-centres to introduce E-VLN by year end

BEIJING, Nov 17: The Malaysian visa processing one-stop-centres (OSCs) in China are expected to offer the online version of the overseas visa or Visa Luar Negara (VLN) or E-VLN ...Full Article

Gov’t endeavours to curb social extremism among youths

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17: The federal government will adopt the best approach to avoid the youths from being involved in social extremism as it is feared that such activities ...Full Article

‘Allah’ appeal: Hearing set for Jan 21

PUTRAJAYA, Nov 17: The Federal Court here today set Jan 21, next year to hear the Catholic Church’s application to review the Federal Court decision which denied the church ...Full Article

Low-lying areas in T’ganu at risk of floods if rain persists

KUALA TERENGGANU, Nov 17: Low-lying areas in Terengganu risk being hit by the flood should heavy and moderate rainfall continue in most of the areas in the state. Terengganu ...Full Article