Lee lauds PM’s decision to set up Ombudsman Malaysia and IPCMC

SIBU: The government’s decision to set up the Ombudsman Malaysia and Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) is a progressive move for the nation, Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) senior vice-chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye opined. He said he believed that the setting up of the ombudsman system will be a step in […]

Lee lauds PM’s decision to set up Ombudsman Malaysia and IPCMC

SIBU: The government’s decision to set up the Ombudsman Malaysia and Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) is a progressive move for the nation, Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) senior vice-chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye opined. He said he believed that the setting up of the ombudsman system will be a step in […]

‘Bicycle Buddies’ cycles across S’wak to raise fund, create awareness of sepsis

KUCHING: A total of 28 women from United Kingdom (UK) and Singapore are cycling across Sarawak rainforest to raise fund and create awareness of sepsis. Sepsis is a serious medical condition which the body overwhelmingly response to infections that can lead to organs failure and death. Calling themselves “Bicycle Buddies”, the group is dedicated to […]

‘Bicycle Buddies’ cycles across S’wak to raise fund, create awareness of sepsis

KUCHING: A total of 28 women from United Kingdom (UK) and Singapore are cycling across Sarawak rainforest to raise fund and create awareness of sepsis. Sepsis is a serious medical condition which the body overwhelmingly response to infections that can lead to organs failure and death. Calling themselves “Bicycle Buddies”, the group is dedicated to […]

Govt to identify new system to provide clean water to three states

  PUTRAJAYA: The government is identifying a new system that can be used to provide clean water supply to the people in the interior of Kelantan, Sabah and Sarawak in five years’ time. Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr A. Xavier Jayakumar said the system would be developed in collaboration with the private sector. “The clean water sources in (the […]

Malaysia alert to import product dumping from trade diversion – Darell

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will take cautious steps to prevent product dumping in the local market created by the diversion from the trade wars, Minister of International Trade and Industry Darell Leiking said. He said the ministry was also aware of the possibility of import product dumping in the local market as global traders seek to elude […]

Man killed, three others hurt in two-vehicle collision

SERIAN: A man was killed while three others were hurt after the vehicle they were involved in a two-vehicle collision at KM 76, Jalan Kuching-Sri Aman here yesterday. State Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said the deceased identified as Thomas Inggol Unggau, 42, who hailed from Kampung Belimbing. In the 8.10pm […]

Marshalls not allowed to control traffic – PDRM

  KUALA LUMPUR: Marshalls are not allowed to control traffic at events like competitions or convoy activities, according to the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM). In a statement here yesterday, PDRM said  that if such services were required, traffic police must be enlisted. Members of the public and road users can  disregard instructions from such marshalls if they take on […]

Court throws out application on issues over appointment of judges

PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court today dismissed an application by the Malaysian Bar and the Advocates Association of Sarawak (AAS) to refer four constitutional questions over the legality of the appointment of former Chief Justice Tun Raus Sharif and former Court of Appeal President Tan Sri Zulkefli Ahmad Makinudin as additional judges, ruling that the issue has become academic. Judge […]