Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Alfian is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


Monday, 08 Aug 2022 08:37 PM

35,000 foreigners denied entry since January, says Immigration chief

Khairul Dzaimee Daud says they violated the terms of their passes.

35,000 foreigners denied entry since January, says Immigration chief

Monday, 08 Aug 2022 06:44 PM

Immigration Dept to cooperate with panel probing into verbal abuse incident

Special committee to form clear understanding on matter to provide judgment on issue.

Immigration Dept to cooperate with panel probing into verbal abuse incident

Saturday, 06 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

Al-Ma’unah siege not a political ploy, says ex-army commander

Zaini Mohd Said says he almost lost his life in encounter with group leader.

Al-Ma’unah siege not a political ploy, says ex-army commander

Saturday, 06 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

Our sacrifices count for nothing, say veterans

Ex-soldiers living on a small pension struggle to cope with inflation.

Our sacrifices count for nothing, say veterans

Thursday, 04 Aug 2022 06:36 PM

Hishammuddin must explain littoral combat ships irregularities, says Rafizi

PKR deputy president says misappropriation of funds exposes national security to various risks.

Hishammuddin must explain littoral combat ships irregularities, says Rafizi


Tuesday, 02 Aug 2022 10:39 AM

There is no cartel system, Tabung Haji says it again

Board says local travel companies must meet 10 strict conditions to obtain a pilgrimage operator licence.

There is no cartel system, Tabung Haji says it again

Tuesday, 02 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

Allow more agencies to organise pilgrimages, Tabung Haji told

Only certain ‘likeable’ operators are issued licences, association claims.

Allow more agencies to organise pilgrimages, Tabung Haji told

Thursday, 28 Jul 2022 03:38 PM

Indonesia lifts ban on workers to Malaysia

All recruitment can resume next month, according to joint statement from both countries.

Indonesia lifts ban on workers to Malaysia

Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022 04:24 PM

Power back up, says TNB

Faulty equipment in Johor substation to blame for outages. 

Power back up, says TNB

Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022 02:04 PM

Power outages in Klang Valley, several states

Tenaga Nasional Bhd actively looking for cause of blackouts.

Power outages in Klang Valley, several states

Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022 10:19 AM

4,759 new Covid-19 cases, 9 more deaths

44,708 individuals under home quarantine.

4,759 new Covid-19 cases, 9 more deaths

Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022 07:00 AM

Students not impressed by Keluarga Malaysia cheap meals

They say it is a short-sighted measure that does not address rising cost of living.

Students not impressed by Keluarga Malaysia cheap meals

Tuesday, 26 Jul 2022 07:00 AM

Pakatan could lose Negri Sembilan, say observers

Pundits say internal fights are tearing the coalition apart.

Pakatan could lose Negri Sembilan, say observers

Monday, 25 Jul 2022 10:21 PM

Bukit Aman to bring MBI Group founder Teow home from Thailand

55-year-old businessman wanted under section 420 of the penal code.

Bukit Aman to bring MBI Group founder Teow home from Thailand

Sunday, 24 Jul 2022 11:53 AM

Knowledge must move with the times, says Dr Mahathir

Former PM says system must pay attention to slower learners, encourage them to develop.

Knowledge must move with the times, says Dr Mahathir