Heatwave: Water supply at Bukit Merah reservoir adequate

The water supply for the agriculture industry in Perak is adequate although it is expected to experience a continuous hot and dry climate until September.State Plantation, Agriculture and Food Industry Committee chairman Razman Zakaria said the Irrigat…

Dr Mahathir reminds world to continue supporting Palestinian cause

— Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has reminded the world to continue supporting the Palestinians and to denounce the Israeli regime for the crimes it committed in Palestine.He said the Palestinians had been suffering for 73 long years an…

Govt expects all seniors in Klang Valley to get at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine very soon – PM Muhyiddin

— The government expects all senior citizens in the Klang Valley to be vaccinated with at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine in the next few weeks.Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said it was in line with the decision that this group be allowed…

US Drug Overdose Deaths Hit Record 93,000 Last Year

More than 93,000 people died from drug overdoses in the U.S. last year, a record experts say was partly triggered by the isolation that many experienced during coronavirus-related lockdowns. The government reported Wednesday that the 2020 total easily …

Business, Not Pleasure, the Focus for Tokyo-bound Athletes

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – In less than two weeks, Courtney Frerichs will face off in Tokyo against some of the world’s fastest runners. But like every elite athlete preparing for the Summer Olympics, her focus is not only on preparing to compete. Frerichs, …

‘Malaysia Prihatin’ remains National Day celebration theme this year

This year’s National Day celebration theme is Malaysia Prihatin (Malaysia Cares), the same as last year’s, which will be celebrated on a moderate scale, Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said. He said every year, there wer…

Free roadside parking around KL from tomorrow until Aug 31

Motorists need not have to pay for roadside parking around Kuala Lumpur from tomorrow until Aug 31, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa.He said this initiative was aimed at easing the burden of residents in the city.”I have agreed tha…