ALOR SETAR: Five men believed to be involved in illegal cock-fighting activities in Merbau Pulas in Kuala Ketil near here drowned after jumping into a river during a police raid.
SINGAPORE: The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority warned motorists of delays entering Singapore due to heavy traffic at the land checkpoints on Sunday afternoon (Feb 18).
LANGKAWI: The Prime Minister's wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor says she will not step down as patron of the Permata programme even if there is pressure from the Opposition to do so.
YONG PENG: Datuk Jason Teoh is the best candidate to contest in the Gelang Patah parliamentary seat for the coming polls, said Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.
MIRI: It was a fiery start to the "Year of the Dog" for folks in Lawas and Bintangor in Sarawak.
TANJONG KARANG: A convoy of some 70 superbikers were flagged off by the Selangor police chief here to commemorate the 211th Police Day celebrations.
PETALING JAYA: Despite opposition from her relatives and friends, a Mandarin speaking Muslim girl insisted in joining a lion dance troupe.
KUANTAN: A housewife suffered losses of RM15,200 after being deceived by her Facebook “friend” allegedly working in Scotland, who promised to send various branded items to her as their friendship gifts.
GOMBAK: A man killed himself after allegedly stabbing an Indian national to death during a fight at a sundry shop in Taman Selayang near here.
SIBU: A 17-year-old boy suffered excruciating pain when a two-feet fishing spear was lodged into his hand in Song near here.