PETALING JAYA: Human rights and civil society groups that focus on children have expressed their strongest objection to the latest case of a child marriage in Kelantan.
GEORGE TOWN: The state has embarked on a people-centric Penang Structure Plan 2030 (RSNPP) with the draft to be displayed for two months instead of the normal one month under the law.
KOTA KINABALU: A gutsy 28-year-old local woman’s screams and scuffle with a burglar helped save her during a break-in at her house in Sandakan.
KOTA BARU: A labourer was sentenced to 20 years in jail and two strokes of the rotan for raping his 15-year-old girlfriend.
JOHOR BARU: Two policemen have been charged at the Sessions court here on three counts of bribery for asking and accepting RM400 from a computer shop worker in June last year.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Court will deliver its judgment on Monday in relation to the suit by the Malaysian Bar and the Advocates Association of Sarawak (AAS), which are challenging the appointments of two former top judges.
KUALA LUMPUR: A drug trafficking syndicate was crippled after the seizure of more than RM500,000 worth of drugs.
KOTA KINABALU: Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran has held talks with Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal on the proposed amendments to two Acts under his ministry, which would enable them to be enforced in the state.
SANDAKAN: Although they are connected to clean, piped water supply, the luxury of having constant water flowing from the taps remains elusive to the people of Kampung Rancangan Luboh Peringkat 6.
KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia Day was celebrated with music, dances and fireworks here, where people from all walks of lives came in droves to Padang Merdeka to join in the festivities.