19 February 2019, Tuesday | 07:48am


Still at least one underage marriage every month in Kelantan, group says

GEORGE TOWN, Feb 18 — Sisters in Islam (SIS) today revealed that the Kelantan Shariah courts had approved 10 underage marriages between January 2018 and January 2019.

King visits Monarch exhibition at Balai Berita

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, today visited the ‘The Monarch’ exhibition at Galeri Prima at Balai Berita in Bangsar here.

Papagomo remanded for three days over ‘headlock-hug’

KAJANG: Umno Youth exco member Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris has been remanded for three days in connection with the alleged attempted assault of Muar MP Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman.

Police still investigating student’s drowning during swimming lesson

KOTA KINABALU: Police are still investigating the recent drowning of a male student during a swimming lesson at the Likas Sports Complex pool.

Grab driver claims trial to raping, robbing student

BUTTERWORTH: A part-time Grab driver pleaded not guilty in the sessions court here today to raping and robbing a 20-year-old college student in February last year.

40 Sarawakians, three Sabahans detained in Cambodia arrive in Kuching

KUCHING: A total of 40 Sarawakians and three Sabahans who were detained in Cambodia on suspicion of being involved in illegal online gambling activities, arrived safely at the Kuching International Airport (KIA) VIP Terminal at 2.20pm today.

EC reminder on rules for Semenyih by-election nomination

KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission (EC) has reminded all quarters to comply with the rules and regulations to ensure a smooth nomination process on Saturday for the Semenyih state by-election scheduled for March 2.

IGP, deputy, two more senior officers to retire this year

KUALA LUMPUR: Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun, his deputy Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim and two other senior police officers will call it a day this year.

Cops probe bullying incident in Besut school

KUALA TERENGGANU: The suspected student bully case in a primary school in Besut which has made its rounds on the social media, is being investigated by police, said Terengganu State Education Department director Shafruddin Ali Hussin.

Petronas CEO enters list of 100 best global brand guardians

Petronas CEO Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin speaks during a news conference in Kuala Lumpur, August 30, 2018. — Picture by Ham Abu Bakar