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August 30, 2018 9:28 AM Watch out for 'The Cycling Dead' on Oct 13

KUALA LUMPUR: If you spot a zombie on a bicycle – or a few hundred of them – on the roads of Seberang Perai Utara this Oct 13, don't run, they're not here to feast on your brains. They're just taking part in a fun ride by the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Datuk Onn Butterworth (SMKDOB). SMKDOB PTA president, Jazman Shahar 7

August 14, 2018 11:54 PM KPI only to serve as guidelines for school's administration: Education DG

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Education (MoE) has given the freedom to schools including the setting up of key performance indicators (KPIs) to be implemented in their administration. Education director-general Datuk Dr Amin Senin said that it should not cause problems to teachers since the flexibility was given by the ministry to schools since last year, that the KPIs only need to be implemented 10

August 13, 2018 7:37 AM Teacher pleads not guilty to possession of terrorism-related items

KUALA LUMPUR: A teacher of a primary school in Sarawak pleaded not guilty in the High Court here today on a charge of possession of six images and 16 videos of the Daesh terrorist group on his cellphone. Muhamad Naseefullah@ Heawian Einie, 47, made the plea before judge Mohd Nazlan Mohd Ghazali. The Islamic Education teacher was alleged to have committed 14

August 1, 2018 6:48 AM No freeze on transfer of teachers: Maszlee

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Education has not frozen the transfer of teachers and is still using the existing standard operating procedures (SOPs) in processing the transfer applications. Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik (pix) said the ministry received 5,573 applications for transfer of teachers from Sabah and Sarawak to the Peninsular while there 10

July 31, 2018 2:52 AM Franklin, first black 'Peanuts' character, turns 50

WASHINGTON: Franklin, the first African-American to appear in the classic comic strip "Peanuts" alongside Charlie Brown and Snoopy, turns 50 on Tuesday — a major milestone for a character born in a time of racial tensions after the slaying of Martin Luther King. The young Franklin joined the iconic line-up on July 31, 1968 during a summer of race riots 14

July 29, 2018 2:19 PM 30% schools in run-down and dangerous buildings

JOHOR BARU: About 3,000 schools, or 30% of the 10,000 schools nationwide, are in dilapidated buildings that are dangerous for use. The Education Ministry will make it its top priority to repair these buildings to ensure safer schools throughout the country. Its deputy minister Teo Nie Ching revealed this after launching the 105th anniversary of SRJKC 7

July 29, 2018 4:53 AM Police seek teacher over molest of pupil

JOHOR BARU: The police have sought an English language teacher at a secondary school in Kulai to facilitate investigations into the molest of a 15-year-old pupil. The teacher is alleged to have molested the teenage boy on April 11 and 22 at the school's library and his house. The student complained to the school on what happened on Thursday (July 26) when the teacher 8

July 24, 2018 6:05 AM Religious teacher held over sexual assault

BALIK PULAU: A religious teacher was detained by police after sexual assault reports were lodged against him. He was accused of forcing his pupils to perform lewd acts on him. The 40-year-old teacher was arrested at the Southwest district education department office at about 10am today. Southwest district police chief ACP A. Anbalagan said four other 19

July 22, 2018 6:01 AM Smart cyber family campaign needs to be expanded: Wan Azizah

TUARAN: The implementation of the campaign on the use of gadgets and cyber smart family should be expanded as an effort to curb children from being exposed to pornographic materials and pornography on the internet, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. She said such a campaign could be carried out through government agencies 10

July 19, 2018 12:47 PM Omar Jaafar elected speaker of Malacca state assembly

MALACCA: The former chairman of Malacca PKR Omar Jaafar was today elected Speaker of 14th Malacca State Assembly after garnering the most votes from members of the assembly. Omar, 77, a former teacher, takes over from Datuk Othman Muhamad, 66, who retired after serving as Malacca State Assembly Speaker for two terms. The proposal was made by Chief Minister 12