Johor May Revert to Sat-Sun Off Days; Here's What you Need to Know
Johor may soon have a two-and-a-half day weekend - Friday as half-day to facilitate prayers, and Saturday and Sunday as official days off. Here's what you need to know...
Tue Jun 21 2022
Johor Non-Muslim Couples Marrying this Year Qualify for RM1,000 Cash Aid: Here's How
The Johor state government is offering one-off RM1,000 cash assistance to non-Muslim couples in the state who tie the knot until the end of this year. Here's how to qualify...
Thu Jun 16 2022
Man Who Threw Lord Ganesha Idol into Dustbin Fined RM2,500
A restaurant assistant has been fined RM2,500 for throwing a decorative statue of Lord Ganesha into a dustbin, in Taman Scientex, in Senai, Johor. Gabriele Jungkak anak Steward will have to serve three months in jail if he fails to pay the fine.
Tue May 24 2022
EC: Johor Election Set for March 12, Nomination on Feb 26
The Johor state election has been set for March 12, Election Commission (EC) chairman Abdul Ghani Salleh announced today.
Wed Feb 09 2022
Johor Boy, 8, Inspires Others By Raising Funds For the Needy
Krishh Haran Nair may be just eight, but the tender age has not stopped him from raising RM7,000 to help the needy in Johor.
Wed Oct 13 2021
Young Scientists Win Gold Medal With Diapers Made Out of Neem and Coconut Husk
A group of teenage inventors from Johor have won the gold medal in an international science competition, with their creation of diapers made out of neem and coconut fibres.
Tue Jun 22 2021
Young Inventors Win Gold in Global Science Competition With 'Banana Leaf Gloves'
A group of young inventors from Johor have won the gold medal in an international science competition, with their creation of gloves made out of banana leaves.
Thu Jun 10 2021
Johor Cops Win Netizens' Hearts For Saving Four-Legged 'Best Friend'
A trio of Johor policemen are winning netizens' hearts after they went the extra mile to save a dog which had given them companionship, for more than a year.
Thu Jun 10 2021
Teacher Becomes First Person To Be Charged For Fake News Under Emergency Ordinance
A tuition teacher in Johor has become the first person to be charged under the emergency ordinance for publishing fake news regarding the COVID-19 vaccine on Facebook.
Wed Jun 02 2021
Losing Donations During MCO, Johor Temple Opens Car Wash To Generate Income
The 91-year-old Sri Subramaniar Temple in Tampoi, Johor, has opened a car wash on a piece land behind the temple to sustain itself amid dwindling donations during the MCO.
Tue Mar 09 2021