KUCHING, Feb 20 (Bernama) --The Chinese New Year celebration this year was quite different for Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) Acting Sub Lieutenant, Soong Wen Hui from Batu Gajah, Perak.

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- A total of 175 playgrounds and recreation parks nationwide have become breeding grounds for the Aedes mosquito, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam.

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- The Immigration Department busted a document and stamp forging syndicate allegedly masterminded by a Pakistani national in a raid last night at a premises in Sri Gombak.

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- The Election Commission (EC) will provide better facilities for the disabled during the 14th general election (GE14) so that they could cast their votes with confidence and transparency.

KOTA BHARU, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- The Kelantan Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is monitoring several politicians in the state on suspicion of corruption, says its director, Datuk Moh Samsuddin Yusof.

By Mohd Haikal Mohd Isa

BANGKOK, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- Eleven Thai nationals believed to have been forced to work for a Taiwanese-led "Macau Scam" syndicate in Kuala Lumpur were rescued in a joint operation by the Malaysian and Thailand Police here today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- The joy of eight anglers of catching big fish turned into a tragedy when five of them drowned after sudden surge of strong current at Sungai Gasi near the Sungai Buloh Camp swept them away at about 5 pm yesterday.