State Police Commissioner Datuk Jalaluddin Abdul Rahman yesterday announced the extension of dusk-to-dawn curfew in the six districts in Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) from August 20 to Sept 2, but a change in time from 7 pm to 5 am instead of 6 pm to 6 am.

He told a press conference at the police headquarters here yesterday that the phase three curfew order would begin on August 20 (today) until September 2, from 7pm to 5am at the same areas that have been fixed during the first phase.

“The decision was made after considering all factors, including the latest security situation in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone).

Menteri Besar Kelantan, Ustaz Datuk Ahmad Yakob mengucapkan takziah kepada keluarga Adun PengkaLan Kubur, Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar yang meninggal dunia pagi ini.

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"Awal pagi tadi saya diberitahu tentang berita kematian Allahyarham Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar, Adun Pengkalan Kubor di Guangzhou China.

Initial inquiry into the fatal worksite accident that killed three workers at Sungai Buloh suggests that there has been a breach of safe work procedure, said the project owner, Mass Rapid Transit Corpo­ra­tion Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp).

According to MRT Corp CEO Datuk Wira Azhar Abdul Hamid, upon talking to some workers at the site, there are indications that certain quarters had disregarded safety regulations.

“We are, however, still investiga­ting as this site is under the jurisdiction of our subcontractor, Syarikat Muhibbah Perniagaan dan Pembi­na­an Sdn Bhd, and the exact details will be disclosed as soon as the investigations are completed,” he said during a press conference at the MRT site located on land that used to belong to the Rubber Research Insti­tute of Malaysia along Jalan Sungai Buloh, just across Kota Damansara.

Majlis Bekas Wakil Rakyat Malaysia (Mubarak) hari ini meminta bekas Perdana Menteri Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad menghentikan 'perang dingin' secara terbuka dengan Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Presidennya Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Abdul Rahman berkata Dr Mahathir boleh menyuarakan sebarang teguran secara kekeluargaan kepada Najib dan bukannya mengkiritik dengan cara terbuka.

"Mubarak amat kesal dengan kritikan terbuka yang diluahkan oleh Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad terhadap kepimpinan Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Pakatan Rakyat is preparing an additional 13 statutory declarations made by PAS assemblymen in support of Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail as the new Selangor mentri besar.

Pakatan has unanimously de­­clared it wants Dr Wan Azizah to replace incumbent Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim.

So far, 15 DAP, 13 PKR and two PAS assemblymen have made their SDs.