6 killed in Kemaman road crash

SIX people were killed in a road crash in Jalan Jerangau-Jabor in Cheneh, near Cukai yesterday. Kemaman district police chief Supt Hanyan Ramlan said four died on the spot and two died in the hospital.

Pakatan vows to to raise living standards in Selangor

IMPROVING the standard of living in Selangor would be the main priority of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) administration should it retain power after state polls expected in July, said PKR state leaders.  With people in Selangor already benefitting from various schemes under the PKR-led state, leaders said it was time to look into elevating the lifestyles […]

MCA loyalists hope for new leadership to fix ‘broken party’

MCA loyalists are praying for a miracle to stop the Chinese party from declining further in popularity as they look to elect a new leadership later this year. Iskandar Puteri division chief, Jason Teoh Sew Hock, called it a “broken party” devoid of youth members and which has been deserted by its grassroots supporters.

Tucker Carlson makes shock exit from Fox News

CONSERVATIVE firebrand Tucker Carlson, host of Fox News’ most popular show, has abruptly left the network, it was announced yesterdsy, days after the outlet paid a huge settlement to end a defamation case. Carlson was the best-known name on Fox’s presenting roster, hosting a prime-time evening show that won fierce loyalty among the broadcaster’s right-wing […]

Singer Grimes says AI can use her voice for songs

CANADIAN singer Grimes put the word out yesterday that she is fine with her voice being used for AI-generated songs, as long as she gets half the royalties. The 35-year-old songwriter, producer and performer said in an Instagram post that she would treat an artificial intelligence hit using her voice as she would a collaboration […]

Wee rubbishes allegations of bid to topple unity govt

PETALING JAYA: MCA’s priority is to save the economy and raise issues of public interest, and certainly not to get involved in any plot to topple the unity government led by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, says Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong. Read full story

Cop hurt in hit-and-run accident

BUTTERWORTH: A policeman from the police station here was injured in a suspected hit-and-run incident at Jalan Bagan Dalam on Sunday morning. Read full story

Sarawak activates dry season action plans

KUCHING: Water supply authorities in Sarawak have activated action plans to mitigate the impact of the current dry season, which is forecast to last until August. Read full story

StarProperty draws over 10,000 visits

PETALING JAYA: The StarPro­perty Awards 2023 Virtual Showcase has garnered over 10,000 visitors over the first five days, offering investors and first-time home buyers 46 real estate projects for their consideration. Read full story