Covid-19 data to be released weekly

PETALING JAYA: Starting March, information on Covid-19 cases may be updated on a weekly basis on the Health Ministry’s KKMNow website instead of daily. Read full story

Political donors in Bersatu probed

PUTRAJAYA: Several people believed to be political donors to Bersatu have been summoned to explain their contributions to the party. Read full story

‘Immigration did its best’

PUTRAJAYA: The surge in demand for international passports in the wake of borders reopening early last year had the Immigration Dep­artment working seven long days a week while trying to meet the needs of the public. Read full story

Source: Dept should have anticipated surge of renewals

PETALING JAYA: With six million passports having expired during the Covid-19 pandemic, a surge of renewals was almost certain after travel limits were lifted and the Immigration Department should have expected the crowd, says a source. Read full story

Faster immigration clearance at Johor CIQ

JOHOR BARU: About 2,300 vehicles are now able to pass through immigration clearance within an hour at the Johor Causeway, following some short-term measures implemented by the authorities, says Datuk Seri Khairul Dzaimee Daud. Read full story

Does Anwar really have a 68% approval rating? | 12-Feb-2023 : By his own actions and decisions, Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim actually has done more to cause Malaysians to disapprove of him. A recent survey by the Merdeka Center revealed that Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim’s rule has the approval of 68% of Malaysians. It raises the question why. We know that Anwar […]

France hits out at ‘Black Panther’ over depiction of its army

FRANCE’S defence minister today condemned the latest instalment of Marvel’s Black Panther franchise, which depicts French troops caught trying to steal resources belonging to the fictional African kingdom of Wakanda.   “I strongly condemn this false and deceptive representation of our armed forces,” Sebastien Lecornu wrote on Twitter, responding to a clip from the November movie […]