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COVID-19 fund raises RM40.2 million as of May 7 – Ismail Sabri

PUTRAJAYA The COVID-19 Fund launched on March 11 has received RM40.2 million in donations from various quarters as of May 7, Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced. He said most of…

COVID-19: 753 new cases in Singapore, tally surpasses 22,000 mark

SINGAPORE Singapore, which yesterday reported 328 more cases of recovery from COVID-19, today confirmed 753 new positive cases, bringing the infection tally to 22,460. Its Ministry of Health (MOH) said the preliminary data as at…

UTeM, KUIM sent home 181 students last night

MELAKA Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM) and Kolej Universiti Islam Melaka (KUIM) sent home 181 students from various institutions of higher learning (IPTs) to Perak, last night. UTeM Vice-Chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Raha Abdul Rahim…

MASwings aircraft skids on landing, no one hurt

SIBU A MASwings aircraft Twin Otter (DHC6) was reported to have skidded off the runway during a landing roll at Long Seridan Airport in Miri division today. MASwings, in a statement here, confirmed the incident…

Three premises ordered shut after detection of COVID-19 – Ismail Sabri

PUTRAJAYA Three premises have been temporarily ordered shut since the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) came into force after some workers there were found to have contracted COVID-19. Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail…

Sarawak allows economic sectors to reopen from May 12 – Uggah

KUCHING The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) has decided to allow almost all economic sectors across the state to resume operations from May 12, said its chairman Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas today. Uggah, who…

Lorry driver held for verbally abusing traffic cop

KANGAR A lorry driver was arrested for hurling abusive words at a traffic policeman after being booked for beating the red light at the Jalan Kangar-Padang Besar junction near Kampung Salang yesterday. Kangar District Police…