MUKAH (Jan 6): An employee of an oil palm plantation in Balingian, about 75km from here, suffered burns on his hands in an attempt to extinguish a fire that engulfed a block of workers' quarters Saturday night.
TAIPING (Jan 6): Seven units of double-storey terrace houses, four motorcycles, a van and a car were razed in a fire in Taman Tupai Mas here, early Saturday morning.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 6): Malaysia stands ready to extend necessary assistance to Australia in its ongoing bushfire crisis, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 31): The 13 families who were left homeless in a fire incident at Kampung Kovil Hilir, Jalan Ipoh here on Dec 20 have been offered transit homes by the Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL).
SHAH ALAM (Dec 24): The 15th prosecution witness in the case of the murder of Cradle Fund Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nazrin Hassan, told the High Court here yesterday that he had never investigated a fire case caused by an explosion of the Blackberry type handphone.
TUMPAT (Dec 23): Two houses were gutted in a fire believed to have been caused by a mentally ill woman who burned rubbish inside the home, in Kampung Nechang, Tumpat, yesterday.