Arkib Harian: November 19, 2023

Max speed of ECRL at 160kph, says MRL

Max speed of ECRL at 160kph says MRL

PETALING JAYA: The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) passenger train will travel at a maximum speed of 160kph upon the commencement of commercial operations in January 2027, says Malaysia Rail Link (MRL). The project owner of the train, MRL pointed out that its rail infrastructure including foundation works, rail track, …

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A weatherman who has seen it all

A weatherman who has seen it all

PETALING JAYA: As fate would have it, weatherman Lim Ze Hui always happened to be in the thick of things, whenever extraordinary weather occurrences struck. From freak storms to devastating haze, the just-retired Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) deputy director-general has seen it all. One was when Tropical Storm Greg struck …

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S’gor upgrading infrastructure to deal with flood woes

Sgor upgrading infrastructure to deal with flood woes

GOMBAK: Selangor will upgrade infrastructure in areas previously identified for its flood occurrences to mitigate the risk, or at least minimise the impact of such disasters. State youth, sports and entrepreneurship development committee chairman Mohd Najwan Halimi said the Selangor Mentri Besar had directed the state infrastructure committee to convene …

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Improve access to justice for child victims

Improve access to justice for child victims

thestarexculsivePETALING JAYA: The justice system needs to be more accessible to child victims in sexual abuse cases, says the Children’s Commissioner to the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) Dr Farah Nini Dusuki. She said that efforts had been made to improve the reporting of such cases for children, especially …

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