MELAKA, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- The state government has instructed the local authorities to appoint senior officials as 'foster fathers' of tahfiz centres in their jurisdiction to periodically monitor these premises.

REMBAU, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Bandar Baru Serting representing the Jempol district emerged as the winner of the Negeri Sembilan 1Malaysia Club Rukun Negara Sketch Competition 2017.

MELAKA, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- The flood situation in Melaka is improving with two flood relief centres closed today and only one centre is still operating.

ESUT, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- The cause of death of a Chinese national in Kampung Pinang near Kampung Raja on Tuesday has been confirmed to be from a road accident and not other factors.

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- A non-governmental organisation, Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM), has urged the Perak government to review plans to build a palm oil factory in Sungai Renggam, Pasir Salak which drew protests from the local residents recently.

LABUAN, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- The Labuan Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) seized RM595,363 worth of goods in smuggling cases recorded since March until September, this year.

KOTA KINABALU, Sept 20 (Bernama) - The Sabah Zakat Centre has denied that they have offered RM400 in schooling aid to parents with three children in school this year as spread by a message via Whatsapp.