PORT DICKSON, July 13 (Bernama) -- Amendments to the Workers´ Minimum Standards of Housing and Amenities Act (Act 466) in Parliament will enable not only the estate workers to receive health and security facilities properly but it would also be extended to workers of the other industries.
SEGAMAT July 13 (Bernama)-- A rubber tapper who was alleged to have murdered two senior citizens in a robbery at Buloh Kasap yesterday was remanded for seven days beginning today.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 13 (Bernama) -- A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck near Japan’s Ryukyu Islands at 8.57 am today.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 13 (Bernama) -- Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador has denied that he gave an undertaking that he would bring to the attention of Attorney-General Tommy Thomas the case of former police officer Md Ali Amir Batcha who was alleged to have been involved in a series of robberies in the 1990s.
IPOH, July 13 (Bernama) -- A wireman was electrocuted while conducting work to replace a utility pole at the 16.5 km Ipoh-Kampar Road near here, yesterday evening.
LANGKAWI, July 13 (Bernama) -- The Langkawi Region One Marine Police Force (PPM) have detained a man and two women for bringing in vegetables and fruits without a permit into the waters of Tanjung Dendang near here this morning.
MIRI, July 13 (Bernama) -- Twenty occupants of a longhouse belonging to the Kenyah community in Long Palai lost their homes in a fire early this morning.