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Dengue death toll rises in Malaysia, number of cases doubles

The health ministry says 70% of the cases were reported in urban areas.

MACC to review all closed, unresolved and NFA cases

MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya says cases involving VIPs are on the high priority list.

Kelantan reports ‘alarming’ increase in dengue cases

The state records 2,030 cases from January to July 13 compared with 518 in the same period last year.

Johor records 2,222 dengue cases, 6 deaths in first 2 months

This is double the number of cases for the same period last year.

Report on Najib and murders: Cops may call up politicians, says...

He confirms report lodged by Najib’s aide and that investigations would be conducted according to normal procedures.

I wish we can throw several corrupt individuals in prison, says...

The economic affairs minister, however, says the rule of law has to be observed to ensure they are not freed by the court later due to a weak case.

Cabinet to discuss doctors fees, housemen sexual harassment cases

Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad is to table three reports related to the health ministry, including on raising consultation fees at private clinics and recent claims of sexual harassment involving housemen.

38,000 HFMD cases recorded since Jan 1

Health minister says 539 premises closed throughout the country as a result.

More premises closed as HFMD cases in Penang spike

A total of 32 places remain closed, comprising primary schools, nurseries, kindergartens, childcare centres and preschool facilities.

HFMD cases in Penang continue to rise

The state Health Department says 23 premises remain closed as of July 15.

No more strict rules for postponing cases, says Bar president

Newly-appointed Chief Justice Richard Malanjum however wants lawyers to give good reasons for seeking adjournments, says George Varughese.

HFMD: Allow unrecorded leave for parents

Penang health exco says some parents find it tough to care for their sick children at home because of work commitments.

Penang records surge in hand, foot and mouth disease cases

State health exco Dr Afif Bahardin says the number of cases as of July 10 stands at 1,679.

Penang records 48% rise in hand, foot and mouth disease cases

State health exco member Dr Afif Bahardin says the number of cases as of July 4 was 1,555, compared with 1,050 during the same period last year.

‘Monster dad’ gets 8 years less on 2 of 623 rape,...

High Court sentences man, on appeal, to 40 years in jail on two charges of sodomising and raping his teenage daughter, and fixes another day for mention of the remaining 621 convictions.

CCTV not enough to curb bullying culture, says psychologist

Geshina Ayu Mat Saat says it is likely that bullying takes place out of CCTV coverage as bullies would know the camera locations.

Singapore court fines two Airbnb hosts for unauthorised short-term letting

Two Singaporean Airbnb hosts who pleaded guilty in court to unauthorised short-term letting were fined a total of S$60,000 each on Tuesday, in the first such cases under the city-state's rules on short-term property letting introduced last year.

Aussie minister presses Malaysia on compensation for MH17 victims

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop urges Malaysia Airlines to meet its obligations under the Montreal Convention in relation to compensation in a timely manner.

Malaysia records 42% drop in new HIV cases

Death toll from AIDS also records decrease of 31% with 911 cases in 2016 compared with 1,321 cases in 2006.

MACC’s test now is ensuring successful conviction of Isa, says lawyer

Lawyers for Liberty's Eric Paulsen highlights past cases that did not lead to guilty verdicts.

Cancer cause of 13% of deaths in M’sia last year

The five most common among males were cancers of the colorectum, lung, nasopharynx, lymphoma and prostate .

99 heat-related cases reported since March 1

However, daily observation of cases reported from March 22 until yesterday shows there were no cases of heat stroke and a drop in the number of cases for heat cramps and heat exhaustion.

Health Ministry: No Zika case reported in M’sia

Malaysia is on the alert after Zika case reported in Thailand and 300 blood samples have been sent for testing.