KUALA LUMPUR: An elderly man died in a car fire at an apartment complex parking lot here.
Cheras OCPD Asst Comm Muhammad Idzam Jaafar said they recieved a call about the incident at around 10.56am on Tuesday (Sept 21).
He said the Fire and Rescue Department was dispatched to the scene to put out a car fire.
"Investigations revealed the remains of an 82-year-old man in the driver's seat of the vehicle.
"The man suffered burns to at least 70 percent of his body. Checks revealed the vehicle, a Perodua Kancil, was registered to the man," he said in a statement on Tuesday.
He said CCTV footage showed the man got out of his vehicle at around 9.20am and then went back inside it about 15minutes later.
"A loud explosion occurred at arRead More »
PETALING JAYA: From a winger with clipped wings at Perak to a City Boy now ready to take flight in the Malaysia Cup.
Things are looking up for J. Partiban after he left his state club Perak during the second transfer window, due to the Seladang’s failure to pay his wages on time, to join Kuala Lumpur.
With no more salary worries, the 28-year-old Partiban is a stable man enjoying his football again.
That security will help him tremendously to focus on helping KL make an impact in the Malaysia Cup competition starting on Friday.
The City Boys, who have won the Cup three times, are in Group A with Pahang, Penang and the second-placed Premier League team (yet to be confirmed).
Since joining Bojan Hodak’s outfit, Partiban has made siRead More »
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Friday prayers at mosques in the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya which are in Phase Two of the National Recovery Plan (NRP), are allowed to be held with up to 500 congregants, effective Friday (Sept 17).
Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department (Jawi) director Datuk Mohd Ajib Ismail said 250 congregants were allowed for the same purpose in seven zonal mosques as well as kariah (vicinity) mosques, while for Friday prayers surau, it was 150 people, and surau with special permission to hold the Friday prayers (100 people).
According to him, Friday prayers surau and surau with special permission to hold the Friday prayers at the People’s Housing Projects (PPR) and Public Housing (PA) under the Kuala Lumpur CityRead More »
JELEBU (Bernama): The Federal Territories Ministry will create special “Green Zone” areas in 10 locations around Kuala Lumpur specifically as motorcycle parking lots for food and parcel delivery riders.
Deputy Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Jalaluddin Alias said the initiative would help facilitate and speed up the delivery of food and parcels by the riders.
"We already have a pioneer Green Zone area at Menara Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur that can be used by delivery riders.
"In addition, I have also discussed with the Kuala Lumpur mayor to implement this project immediately at 10 other areas, including in front of Pavillion, the Petronas Twin Towers (KLCC) in Jalan Ampang, and Sunway Putra,” he told reporters after a community eventRead More »
The year is set to end with a bang for some clubbers in Malaysia. The Coverage will throw a massive party on Dec 14 with who they have described as 100 of Malaysia’s ‘most influential women’. Named The Coverage Award Night, the event taking place at Play Club in Kuala …Read More »
KUALA LUMPUR – Gymnastics squad 2017 SEA Games so tasteful of the times when targeting ten gold medals from 25 events contested in the Games in Kuala Lumpur from 19 to 31 August next year. Compared to only three were able to take home the gold of the Games in …Read More »
Junior Squash Championship title Kuala Lumpur International Open REDtones the 10th to be held on December 6 to 11, attracted the participation of 660 players from all over the world. The game involves players host Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia, Colombia, Iran, Papua New Guinea and New …Read More »
KUALA LUMPUR – The national badminton tournament will be suspended if they fail to pass three physical tests to be conducted Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) in collaboration with the National Sports Institute (ISN). BAM deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamad Norza Zakaria said the matter was, however, will be communicated …Read More »
KUALA LUMPUR- Track and field event of the 29th SEA Games next year will be held in the afternoon and evening to attract more spectators. Manager 2017 SEA Games Sports Secretary, M. Iyar said the changes were necessary to attract more spectators to the stadium, something that failed to do …Read More »
Ben Leong is on hot streak. Having won three titles in his last three starts, the Malaysian pro has got the Asian Tour card in his sights when he tees off in the Indonesia Open golf tournament at the Pondok Indah Golf Course in Jakarta on Thursday. He has …Read More »