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GENERAL News List

Batu Pahat has most road fatalities among districts

BATU PAHAT, June 18 (Bernama) -- Batu Pahat district in Johor has recorded the highest number of deaths due to road accidents since 2016, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook.

Cancer awareness lacking among youths

KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 (Bernama) – Awareness of early cancer screening is still lacking among Malaysian youths, with National Cancer Society of Malaysia (NSCM) honorary advisor, Datuk Zuraidah Atan, saying they “are more willing to run away from the illness rather than learn and be more aware of it”.

Policewoman gets two days' jail, fined RM20,000 for bribery

ALOR SETAR, June 18  (Bernama) -- The Sessions Court today sentenced a policewoman with the rank of sergeant, to two days’ jail and a fine of RM20,000 in default eight months jail, for soliciting and receiving a RM2,000 bribe four years ago.

Dr Mahathir leading Malaysian delegation to 34th Asean Summit in Bangkok

KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will lead the Malaysian delegation to the 34th Asean Summit and Related Summits from June 20 to 23 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Four dead, one blinded after consuming illicit samsu

JOHOR BAHRU, June 18 (Bernama) - Four men have died while another became blind after consuming illicit samsu (bootleg alchohol) here last night.

Seniors kept motivating me, says Banbridge sensation Siti Zulaikha

SEPANG, June 18 (Bernama) -- National women's hockey squad forward, Siti Zulaikha Hussin, whose delightful performances at the recent  FIH Series Finals in Banbridge, Northern Ireland caught many by surprise, said she had drawn motivation from advice of her seniors in the team during the tournament. 

KL Op Selamat sees sharp drop in fatal accidents

KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 (Bernama) -- Six fatal road accidents were reported during the 15th Op Selamat conducted in Kuala Lumpur in conjunction with Aidilfitri this year, a drastic drop from the 14 fatal cases recorded last year.