A GROUP for the visually impaired has vowed to take to court the banks that deny the blind a debit card. Society for the Blind president Mohammad Nazari Othman said this in a meeting of Sarawak members in Miri last week, calling it clear discrimination.
A HUNDRED days into office, Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim is still finding ways to deliver his promises to the people, especially on cost-of-living and reform issues. As the head of a unity government that was cobbled together at the behest of the king, Anwar is unlikely to have a free hand in policy-making and could be prone to […]
TREE-FELLING activities are being carried out in certain neighbourhoods in Kuala Lumpur to ensure the safety of the public, Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) said. The city council added that it was constantly carrying out tree maintenance work around the city to ensure public safety.
MARIANNE Williamson, a self-help author, activist and spiritual adviser, announced yesterday that she is a candidate for the US presidency in 2024, four years after an earlier run for the office drew little support. Now 70, the iconoclastic author has become the first Democrat to officially enter the 2024 race – even before President Joe […]
SERDANG: Health authorities are monitoring possible cases of leptospirosis and dengue as well as other diseases after three Covid-19 cases were detected among flood evacuees in Johor. Read full story
SEGAMAT: A RM10mil one-off allocation has been approved for the Armed Forces to purchase additional rigid-hull inflatable boats (RHIBs) and seven-tonne trucks to be used during flood rescue operations, says the Defence Minister. Read full story
SEGAMAT: Thousands of ringgit worth of vegetables are underwater, leaving villagers in Kampung Kuala Paya here shattered by the devastation of their crops from continuous heavy rain since Tuesday. Read full story
KUALA LUMPUR: While not involved in government policy-making, MCA can still play a meaningful role, says party president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong. Read full story
KUALA KANGSAR: The younger generation are facing a dark future because of corruption, the Sultan of Perak has warned while reminding all leaders not to disappoint the people by repeating the mistakes of past leaders. Read full story
KOTA KINABALU: Even as the Sabah government mulls the enactment of an anti-hopping law, another Parti Warisan assemblyman has quit the party. Read full story