Buli: KKM fahami jangkaan generasi baharu di lapangan

REMBAU: Kementerian Kesihatan akan sentiasa mengikuti perubahan zaman bagi memahami generasi baharu warga kerja kementerian berkenaan yang mempunyai jangkaan berbeza membabitkan tekanan kerja. Menterinya Khairy Jamaluddin menjelaskan, ramai doktor senior yang melalui budaya kerja sedia ada memaklumkan apa yang mereka jalani ketika ini adalah sesuatu yang ‘biasa’. “Tetapi kita kena faham, yang pertamanya apa yang […]

Agong berkenan terima menghadap Naib Presiden Turkiye

ANKARA (Turkiye): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah berkenan menerima menghadap Naib Presiden Turkiye Fuad Oktay di Hotel JW Marriot Ankara sempena Lawatan Negara Seri Paduka ke Turkiye. Datuk Pengelola Bijaya Diraja Istana Negara Datuk Seri Ahmad Fadil Shamsuddin dalam kenyataan berkata sesi menghadap tidak berjadual itu diadakan susulan sesi menghadap Al-Sultan […]

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

ORJAIS, Portugal: Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged […]

15 deaths and 3,516 Covid-19 cases on Wednesday

KUALA LUMPUR: The country’s daily Covid-19 cases continue to climb with 3,516 infections recorded yesterday (Aug 17) compared to Tuesday’s 3,429 cases. Three of these fresh infections were imported cases, pushing the cumulative Covid-19 caseloads to 4,706,914. The CovidNow portal showed that Selangor topped the list with the highest daily infection at 893 followed by […]

Hampir 70 peratus pelajar cemerlang STPM golongan B40

SELAYANG: Keputusan Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) 2021 mencatat Purata Nilai Gred Keseluruhan (PNGK) 2.79, meningkat 0.01 mata berbanding 2.78 pada tahun sebelumnya. Pengerusi Majlis Peperiksaan Malaysia (MPM), Prof Datuk Dr Mohd Ekhwan Toriman, berkata seramai 874 calon atau 2.14 peratus memperoleh PNGK 4.0 dengan 584 (66.82 peratus) daripada mereka adalah golongan B40. Bagaimanapun, katanya […]

Kabinet setuju dedahkan laporan audit, forensik kes LCS

PUTRAJAYA: Jemaah Menteri hari ini secara prinsip bersetuju supaya dibuat pendedahan laporan audit dan laporan forensik berkaitan kes perolehan Kapal Tempur Pesisir (LCS) yang sepatutnya dimiliki Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia (TLDM). Bagaimanapun, Menteri di Jabatan Perdana Menteri (Parlimen dan Undang-undang), Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar, berkata ia akan dibuat selepas perbincangan antara Menteri […]

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

MADRID: Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials […]

Agong conferred Turkey’s highest award by Erdogan

ANKARA, Aug 17 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has been conferred the Turkish Order of the State, the highest award of the Turkish government, in conjunction with His Majesty’s state visit to Turkey. Al-Sultan Abdullah received the award from Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the Presidential Palace, making him […]