News Malaysian Digest was started by a group of writers and editors who believed that Malaysia should be given more choice in what they read. http://malaysiandigest.com/news.feed 2018-02-20T03:09:09+08:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management CCIC Aims To Boost Involvement Of Indians In Armed Forces 2018-02-19T15:36:13+08:00 2018-02-19T15:36:13+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723827-ccic-aims-to-boost-involvement-of-indians-in-armed-forces.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Seri_Dr_S._Subramaniam.JPG" alt="Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">PUTRAJAYA -- The Cabinet Committee on Indian Community (CCIC) aims to increase the involvement of Indians in the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) to seven per cent, compared to the current 1.6 per cent, said CCIC executive committee chairman Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Seri_Dr_S._Subramaniam.JPG" alt="Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">PUTRAJAYA -- The Cabinet Committee on Indian Community (CCIC) aims to increase the involvement of Indians in the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) to seven per cent, compared to the current 1.6 per cent, said CCIC executive committee chairman Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam.</p> </div> MIC Hopes No Changes To Candidates List 2018-02-19T15:23:33+08:00 2018-02-19T15:23:33+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723825-mic-hopes-no-changes-to-candidates-list.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Seri_Dr_S._Subramaniam.JPG" alt="Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">KUALA LUMPUR -- MIC hopes there will be no changes to the finalised candidates list for the upcoming general election that was submitted to Prime Minister and Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak two weeks ago.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Seri_Dr_S._Subramaniam.JPG" alt="Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">KUALA LUMPUR -- MIC hopes there will be no changes to the finalised candidates list for the upcoming general election that was submitted to Prime Minister and Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak two weeks ago.</p> </div> Malaysian Fire And Rescue Department Targets 80 Per Cent Pass In IPPT 2018-02-19T15:18:56+08:00 2018-02-19T15:18:56+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723823-malaysian-fire-and-rescue-department-targets-80-per-cent-pass-in-ippt.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Seri_Wan_Mohd_Nor_Ibrahim.jpg" alt="Datuk Seri Wan Mohd Nor Ibrahim" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">MELAKA -- The Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia (JBPM) is targetting at least 80 per cent of its personnel to pass Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) in order to improve service quality of the department.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Seri_Wan_Mohd_Nor_Ibrahim.jpg" alt="Datuk Seri Wan Mohd Nor Ibrahim" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">MELAKA -- The Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia (JBPM) is targetting at least 80 per cent of its personnel to pass Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) in order to improve service quality of the department.</p> </div> DPM Orders Random Identity Card Scan At Sabah Airports 2018-02-19T15:13:29+08:00 2018-02-19T15:13:29+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723821-dpm-orders-random-identity-card-scan-at-sabah-airports.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Zahid_Hamidi.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p>KOTA KINABALU – Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has ordered the immigration department director-general to station officers at airports in Sabah to conduct random card scans to prevent any quarters flying to peninsular Malaysia using fake cards.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Zahid_Hamidi.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p>KOTA KINABALU – Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has ordered the immigration department director-general to station officers at airports in Sabah to conduct random card scans to prevent any quarters flying to peninsular Malaysia using fake cards.</p> </div> Maid Abuse Case: Remand Extended For Elderly Woman 2018-02-19T15:07:44+08:00 2018-02-19T15:07:44+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723819-maid-abuse-case-remand-extended-for-elderly-woman.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Dera_Amah.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="360" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">BUKIT MERTAJAM -- The remand on an elederly woman who was detained in the probe into the death of an Indonesian maid who was allegedly abused by her employers on Feb 11, has been extended by seven days beginning today.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Dera_Amah.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="360" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">BUKIT MERTAJAM -- The remand on an elederly woman who was detained in the probe into the death of an Indonesian maid who was allegedly abused by her employers on Feb 11, has been extended by seven days beginning today.</p> </div> DCA Is Now Known As CAAM 2018-02-19T14:57:40+08:00 2018-02-19T14:57:40+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723817-dca-is-now-known-as-caam.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Putrajaya_Malaysia_Department-of-Civil-Aviation-01.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">PUTRAJAYA -- The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) has been transformed into the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) effective today in line with the government's commitment to spur the nation's aviation industry to greater heights.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Putrajaya_Malaysia_Department-of-Civil-Aviation-01.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">PUTRAJAYA -- The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) has been transformed into the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) effective today in line with the government's commitment to spur the nation's aviation industry to greater heights.</p> </div> Upgrade Sabah Police Barracks Immediately - DPM 2018-02-19T14:53:52+08:00 2018-02-19T14:53:52+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723815-upgrade-sabah-police-barracks-immediately-dpm.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Zahid_Hamidi.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">KOTA KINABALU -- Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi wants immediate action to be taken to upgrade or repair the dilapidated police barracks in Sabah to safeguard the welfare of the security forces personnel.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Zahid_Hamidi.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">KOTA KINABALU -- Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi wants immediate action to be taken to upgrade or repair the dilapidated police barracks in Sabah to safeguard the welfare of the security forces personnel.</p> </div> Perak Police Cripple 'Gang 04', Nab 36 Suspected Members 2018-02-19T14:51:27+08:00 2018-02-19T14:51:27+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723814-perak-police-cripple-gang-04-nab-36-suspected-members.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Hasnan_Hassan.JPG" alt="Datuk Hasnan Hassan" width="600" height="462" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">IPOH – The police have crippled a notorious secret society, ‘Gang 04’, with the arrest of 36 suspected members in a nationwide operation since Jan 27.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Datuk_Hasnan_Hassan.JPG" alt="Datuk Hasnan Hassan" width="600" height="462" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">IPOH – The police have crippled a notorious secret society, ‘Gang 04’, with the arrest of 36 suspected members in a nationwide operation since Jan 27.</p> </div> Abuse Case Of 46-Day-Old Baby: Police Complete Investigation Paper 2018-02-19T14:47:12+08:00 2018-02-19T14:47:12+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723811-abuse-case-of-46-day-old-baby-police-complete-investigation-paper.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/46_baby.jpeg" alt="" width="600" height="392" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">BUKIT MERTAJAM -- Police have completed their investigation paper on the case of a 46-day-old baby girl who died after being allegedly abused by her parents at their home in Kampung Tok Panjang, Bukit Tengah here last Thursday.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/46_baby.jpeg" alt="" width="600" height="392" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">BUKIT MERTAJAM -- Police have completed their investigation paper on the case of a 46-day-old baby girl who died after being allegedly abused by her parents at their home in Kampung Tok Panjang, Bukit Tengah here last Thursday.</p> </div> Liow Unfazed Over Facing Kit Siang In Bentong 2018-02-19T13:11:14+08:00 2018-02-19T13:11:14+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/723803-liow-unfazed-over-facing-kit-siang-in-bentong.html Haziq haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Liow_Tiong_Lai.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">BENTONG – MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai is ready to face DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang if it is true that the Gelang Patah MP intends to contest in Bentong.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/10/Liow_Tiong_Lai.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="400" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">BENTONG – MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai is ready to face DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang if it is true that the Gelang Patah MP intends to contest in Bentong.</p> </div>