Perikatan vows victory in Selangor, Negri Sembilan

PERIKATAN Nasional (PN) is confident of its chances to win Selangor and Negri Sembilan in the coming state polls after having made major inroads in their Malay-majority constituencies, said its leaders. They said corruption cases against PN leaders won’t disrupt their plans to win these seats from Pakatan Harapan (PH).

Death toll rises to 29 as storms, tornadoes sweep US

THE death toll from a major storm system that lashed the south-central and eastern United States with devastating winds and destructive tornadoes rose to at least 29 by yesterday, officials said. Tennessee, one of the hardest-hit states since the storms began Friday, initially had seven weather-related fatalities. But this rose to 12 after police reported […]

7.0-magnitude quake hits western Papua New Guinea

A POWERFUL 7.0-magnitude earthquake shook northwestern Papua New Guinea before dawn today, according to the US Geological Survey. The temblor struck 97km from the coastal town of Wewak at a depth of 62km, and occurred shortly after 4am local time, the USGS reported.

Kumar walks again to teach

MELAKA: Passion for teaching sees a 54-year-old teacher walk again after months of being bedridden and almost giving up hope of recovering. Read full story

A humbling Ramadan in Turkiye

PETALING JAYA: It’s been almost two months since the devastating earthquake in Turkiye that left almost 60,000 dead and a bigger number homeless, but Malaysians there are showing that they continue to care. Read full story

Vape makers must register

PETALING JAYA: Makers of vape nicotine products must register their manufacturing activities for tax purposes, says the Finance Ministry. Read full story