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KUALA LUMPUR - The Communications and Multimedia Ministry is considering a proposal to require eligible online news portals to register with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).

Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak said the idea was to make news portals in the country more responsible and enable the MCMC to determine the volume of visitors to such portals.

The matter was in the final stage of discussion before being presented to the Attorney-General's Chambers by the end of this year, he said to reporters after presenting the prizes for the Merdeka 2017 Instagram (Photo and Video) Competition and launching the album of the Patriots band here.

Special Affairs Department director-general Datuk Dr Mohd Puad Zarkashi was also present at the event.

"Registration will be based on certain criteria which will determine whether the news portals are eligible for registration or otherwise. Upon registration, all the news portals will be subject to the laws of the Communications and Multimedia Act, and this will facilitate control and monitoring by MCMC," said Salleh.

Salleh said that besides the registration of the print media, the registration of online

KUALA LUMPUR - Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak tonight launched the first phase of the River of Life (ROL) and Blue Pond project at Jamek Mosque here which will change the quality of water in a major river in the Klang Valley from an unsafe level to safe for recreational use.

The Prime Minister was accompanied by his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor as well as several members of the Cabinet including Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor, Minister of Natural Resources and

GEORGE TOWN: Penanti assemblyman Dr Norlela Ariffin today questioned the state government on why it left out much information on the Sungai Lembu illegal factory.

In a Facebook posting, Norlela said her name was mentioned as if she had done wrong for questioning the DAP-led state government.

This was during the oral question sessions at the State Legislative Assembly sitting on May 2017, and at the District Action Meeting 2017, after receiving an 18-page petition signed by 168 residents of

KUALA LUMPUR - There is sufficient supply of livestock nationwide for the Aidiladha celebration this Sept 1, said Deputy Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman.

Based on statistics from the Department of Veterinary Services, he said the total supply of cow and buffalo stock for this month was 43,418, heads, including 9,718 which were imported.

The total supply of goats and sheep this month is 31,726, where 20,200 are local livestock while 11,526 are

GEORGE TOWN - Lim Guan Eng has declined comment on the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission's (MACC) call to him to publicly apologise for describing the commission's recent arrest of a state exco as "illegal".

The Penang chief minister, who appeared calm at a press conference here on Sunday, did not entertain any question pertaining to the matter.

"Today, I can only answer (questions) on one issue, namely the land reclamation (project) in the Penang waters as raised by Prime Minister Datuk

KUALA LUMPUR - The accusation against the Prevention of Crime Act (POCA), describing it as draconian and not vary from the Internal Security Act (ISA), is untrue, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed.

Nur Jazlan said this was because POCA would provide more secure rights to the detainees compared to the ISA.

"In the past, under the ISA, minister had the full power, with a signature of a minister, an individual can be detained for up to 60 days and the minister can also issue

MECCA - With Masyair less than 10 days away, this year’s haj season has entered its critical phase, the head of Malaysia’s 1438H haj delegation Datuk Syed Saleh Syed Abdul Rahman said.

“We have moved into the period of haj’s climax. We must ensure everything proceeds smoothly. This will be our focus moving forward,” he said in a special address to Tabung Haji (TH) officers in the Holy Land.

The TH gathering at Abraj Al-Janadriyah here, streamed live to TH offices in Madinah and Jeddah, was

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