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Temperatures in Siberia dip to -50 Celsius as record snow blankets Moscow

MOSCOW, Dec 4 — Temperatures in parts of Siberia plummeted to minus 50 degrees Celsius (minus 58 degrees Fahrenheit) while blizzards blanketed Moscow in record snowfall and disrupted flights as winter weather swept across Russia. In the Sakha Republic, located in the northeastern part of Siberia and home to Yakutsk, one of the world’s coldest […]

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes Mindanao, Philippines – GFZ

(Reuters) – A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Mindanao in the Philippines in the early hours of Monday morning, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) said. The quake was at a depth of 38 km (23.61 miles), GFZ said. GFZ earlier pegged the earthquake’s magnitude at 6.3. The U.S. Tsunami Warning System said there was […]

Child abuse cases have dropped significantly, says Perak exco member

IPOH: Child abuse cases in Perak increased between 2020 and 2022 but dropped significantly this year, says Datuk Salbiah Mohamed. The state women, family, social welfare, cooperatives and entrepreneur development committee chairman said there had been 332 cases reported in 2020, 370 cases in 2021 and 532 cases last year. Salbiah said the increase in […]

Beware of eMadani credit redemption service: MoF

KUALA LUMPUR: The Finance Ministry (MoF) has advised members of the public to be cautious, careful and vigilant regarding offers and services to redeem (cash out) or transfer eMadani credit via ‘peer-to-peer’ by irresponsible and unscrupulous parties on social media plaforms. In a statement, the ministry said that this is to avoid eMadani recipients from […]

Kebakaran 3 gudang: Letupan bunga api mungkin daripada bateri terpakai

Sungai Petani: Jabatan Bomba dan Penyelamat Malaysia (JBPM) Kedah tidak menolak letupan bunga api ketika tiga gudang terbakar di Bukit Selambau malam tadi berpunca daripada bateri terpakai. Pengarah JBPM Kedah, Penolong Kanan Pesuruhjaya Bomba Awang Hidzel Awang Bujang berkata, pasukan Unit Siasatan Forensik JBPM Kedah sedang melakukan siasatan menyeluruh di lokasi kejadian bagi mengenal pasti punca sebenar […]

Kes dibunuh penyewa rumah, kertas siasatan akan diserah ke TPR

Gombak: Polis melengkapkan kertas siasatan wanita warga emas yang ditemukan mati ditikam di dalam keretanya di Taman Ehsan Kepong, di sini, Khamis lalu akibat isu sewa rumah. Pemangku Ketua Polis Daerah Gombak Superintendan Noor Ariffin Mohamad Nasir berkata, sebaik kertas siasatan dilengkapkan, ia akan dirujuk ke Timbalan Pendakwa Raya dalam masa terdekat. “Lapan suspek yang […]

Edar hampir 200kg syabu, mekanik diarah bela diri

TAWAU: Mahkamah Tinggi di sini hari memerintahkan seorang mekanik membela diri atas pertuduhan mengedar dadah hampir 200 kilogram dadah pada 2021. Hakim Datuk Lim Hock Leng membuat keputusan itu terhadap Tai Chee Khiong, 51, selepas mendapati pihak pendakwaan berjaya membuktikan kes prima facie terhadap tertuduh. Tai didakwa mengedar dadah jenis methamphetamine seberat 199,950.1 gram di […]

Organisasi berita dan pengawal selia harus bekerjasama perangi ‘scammer’

GUANGZHOU: Tokoh media terkemuka, Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai menggesa organisasi berita supaya bekerjasama dengan pengawal selia untuk memerangi kes penipuan atau ‘scammer’ yang semakin berleluasa. Beliau berkata, kerugian mencecah trilion dolar akibat penipuan di seluruh dunia menyebabkan ramai yang terjerat sehingga hilang simpanan dan harta benda mereka. Pengerusi Pertubuhan Berita Nasional Malaysia (BERNAMA) itu […]

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