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July 12, 2018 7:47 AM 2,575 flood victim families in Kota Belud receive aid

KOTA BELUD: A total of 2,575 families who were affected by floods in the district last year, received aid from the National Disaster Management Agency (APBN) today. Deputy Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis said the families affected by the Dec 2017 floods received RM500 each. "This relief 28

July 12, 2018 4:24 AM Woman charged with causing four deaths while drink driving

TAWAU: A woman was charged today in the magistrate's court for causing the deaths of a teenager and three men and badly injuring a man in a road accident here last Sunday. Olivia Chong Oi Yun, 34, was accused of causing the deaths of Dicson Lim Kien Shing, 16, Hiew Nyuk Wei, 30, Clawence Wong Vui Kit, 21, and Chung Vui Chan, 21, and badly injuring Ching 33

July 10, 2018 9:38 AM Lawyers call on govt to end practice of child marriages

PETALING JAYA: Lawyers have called on the government to put an end to the practice of child marriages. National Human Rights Society (Hakam) president Prof. Datuk Dr. Gurdial Singh Nijar (pix) said the move was imperative in the quest to push for new laws to ban and criminalise the act. "It is not sufficient that laws allowing child marriages to be repealed 23

July 8, 2018 1:17 AM Brazil's Fernandinho target of racist insults after World Cup own goal

RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho and family members have been victims of racist insults on social media since his World Cup own goal on Friday when Brazil was eliminated by Belgium in the quarterfinals of the World Cup in Russia. Several internet users referred to the Manchester City player as a "monkey", while some even threatened to kill him after 88

July 7, 2018 9:58 AM Search for missing victims of capsized boat stopped

JOHOR BARU: The search and rescue (SAR) operation to find the missing victims of the boat which capsized in the waters off Kota Tinggi last Monday, has been stopped. Johor Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) deputy director of operations, Capt Sanifah Yusof said the agency decided to call off the operation at 7.30pm yesterday as there were no new leads 42

July 6, 2018 10:06 AM Over 100 firefighters battle raging oil tank fire

KEMAMAN: More than 100 firefighters are battling a raging fire, described as the biggest in Terengganu for years, that has destroyed two huge crude oil tanks and spread to a third 16 hours after it started at the Kemaman Bitumen Company (KBC). Four people were injured by the blaze at the KBC in the Teluk Kalong Industrial Area, according to Terengganu 35

July 4, 2018 2:08 PM M'sia extradites eight Thai 'Macau Scam' suspects

BANGKOK: Malaysian authorities extradited eight Thai nationals who were arrested during a raid on a Taiwanese-led "Macau Scam" operations in Penang last month. Deputy Tourist Police chief Maj Gen Surachet Hakpal said, the eight suspects whose gender were unknown arrived home yesterday and would be facing multiple charges related to public fraud, conspiracy 26

July 3, 2018 4:35 AM Three-year-old wounded in US stabbing attack dies: Police

WASHINGTON: A three-year-old girl died on Monday after being seriously wounded when a man went on a stabbing spree in the US state of Idaho two days before, police said. The girl was evacuated by air to neighbouring Utah for treatment, but did not survive her injuries, police said in a statement. "Of the other eight victims, one child has been treated 19

July 2, 2018 12:49 AM First woman elected Mexico City mayor: Exit polls

MEXICO CITY: Mexico City has elected a woman mayor for the first time in history, local politician and scientist Claudia Sheinbaum, according to exit polls. Sheinbaum, 56, won the election to lead North America's largest city with between 47.5 and 55.5% of the vote, according to an estimate by polling firm Mitofsky. A woman had previously served as mayor 69

June 30, 2018 9:23 AM Two more country homes Rawang assault suspects detained

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested two more male suspects in an assault case at Bandar Country Homes, Rawang, near here early this morning. Selangor CID chief SAC Fadzil Ahmat said the two suspects were detained at around 1 am today in Bandar Baru Kundang. He said the two aged between 20 to 30, had past criminal records for drugs. "Yesterday, we arrested 38