Najib, Rosmah have audience with Emperor and Empress of Japan

Monday, 25 May 2015.

TOKYO: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, have an audience with Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko at the Imperial Palace here, today.


11MP: More beds requested for Langkawi Hospital

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 13:36

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health has requested for an additional 140 new beds in the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) for use in Langkawi Hospital to overcome congestion in the hospital.

Langkawi District Local Plan needs replacement: Mukhriz

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 13:24

LANGKAWI: The Langkawi Tourism Action Council (MPLBP) needs to expedite replacing the Langkawi District Local Plan by year’s end, said Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz.

Forensic team carrying out test to identify bodies, says Zahid

By Nuradzimmah Daim - Monday, May 25, 2015 - 13:08

KUALA LUMPUR: The police forensic team is carrying out identification process on the bodies following the discovery of mass graves believed to have been used to accommodate refugees in Padang Besar.

139 grave sites, 28 trafficking camps found: IGP

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 12:22

WANG KELIAN: A total of 139 grave sites and 28 human-trafficking camps have been found in Padang Besar, bordering Thailand said Inspector-General of police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar.

June 8 for mention of Anwar voting suit

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, May 25, 2015 - 11:39

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court fixed June 8 for further case management of former opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's suit against the Election Commission (EC) and two others for barring him from voting in the Permatang Pauh by-election.

We will track those behind graves: PM

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 09:51

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak assured that the government will find those responsible behind the mass graves purportedly containing victims of human trafficking in Perlis.

Public urged to give feedback on MRT2 project

By Minderjeet Kaur - Monday, May 25, 2015 - 08:35

KUALA LUMPUR: Feedback on the Mass Rapid Transit Line 2 connecting Sg Buloh-Serdang and Putrajaya (SSP Line) is now open to public.

Written reply on 1MDB was corroborated: MOF

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 22:55

KUALA LUMPUR: The written reply by Prime Minister and Finance Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak in Dewan Rakyat recently on the financial status of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) in BSI Bank Singapore was corroborated by the ministry's officials.

2 women feared drowned in Sg Klang

By Hariz Mohd - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 22:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Two women, believed to be Indonesian, were feared drowned after they and three others jumped into Sungai Klang in what is believed to be an attempt to escape two men on a motorcycle this evening.

Business owners question signboard size ruling

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 21:37

JOHOR BARU: The Johor Baru Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JBCCCI) said business owners here were questioning a new ruling by the local council to limit the size of signs placed on the facade of shop lots.

Ops Warta: 4,616 traffic offenders surrender

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 21:36

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 4,616 traffic offenders with outstanding arrest warrants have surrendered themselves to the police since the Ops Warta to nab them was launched last Tuesday.

Close call for SM Sains Johor students

By JASSMINE SHADIQE - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 21:18

JOHOR BARU: It was a false alarm when swab samples taken from 11 students from SM Sains Johor, Kluang showed they were suffering from seasonal flu.

Eighteen ‘king-pimps’ arrested so far in flesh trade crackdown

By Hariz Mohd - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 21:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have busted 24 prostitution rings and hauled up their 'king-pimps' in a series of crackdowns on the flesh trade since last year.

Sultanah Fatimah Foundation collected RM2.68m funds

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman  - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 20:44

JOHOR BARU: The recently set up Sultanah Fatimah Foundation, which was set up to alleviate the burden of the disabled, elderly, single mothers and orphans among the Chinese community in Johor has so far collected RM2.68 milllion in funds.

Palestine welcome more Malaysian visitors

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 20:36

SKUDAI: Palestine is encouraging more Malaysians to visit the country as it has many historical places of significance that could attract both Muslims and non-Muslims.