Gulf Times - Johor
Malaysia shuts 34 schools with poisonings "getting more critical"

Malaysia shuts 34 schools with poisonings "getting more critical"

Malaysia has shut 34 schools after a suspected chemical leak last week left more than 200 children, teachers and others being treated for poisoning, the education ministry said on Wednesday.

Malaysia bars foreigners from residential project in Johor

Malaysia bars foreigners from residential project in Johor

The project has faced uncertainty since Mahathir Mohamad's coalition scored a shock victory at a May general election.

Bodies of more Indonesians wash ashore in Malaysia after boat tragedy

Bodies of more Indonesians wash ashore in Malaysia after boat tragedy

Five more bodies believed to be those of illegal Indonesian migrants were found in Malaysia on Wednesday following a boat tragedy, raising the death toll to 18, police said.