STPM: Overall 97.81pc pass, higher national CGPA

By Robin Augustin - Monday, 2 March 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 97.81 per cent or 41,915 students passed the 2014 Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM).


Orang Asli teen drowns while swimming in mine

By Audrey Dermawan - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 22:50

SERI ISKANDAR: An Orang Asli teenager drowned while swimming in a 3m deep mine here this afternoon.

More women in senior management

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 22:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Employment of women in senior management roles in the country has increased from 29 per cent last year to 34 per cent this year, the 2015 Hays Asia Salary Guide revealed.

3 killed on the spot, 1 seriously injured in car crash

By Rizalman Hammim - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 22:11

BATU PAHAT: Three people were killed while another was seriously injured when a car crashed into the rear of a lorry in an accident at KM91 of the North South expressway near Ayer Hitam here today.

Mother of two succumbs to injuries after daring escape from ex-husband

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 22:02

ALOR STAR: A mother of two who was seriously injured in a daring escape from her ex-husband succumbed to her injuries five days after the incident at the Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital today, without regaining consciousness.

Police nab 5 men involved in carjacking, extortion

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 21:58

GEORGE TOWN: Police have rounded up two locals and three foreign workers involved in two separate cases of carjacking and impersonating as a policeman in extortions against a Bangladeshi and a Myanmar national last Sunday.

53 illegal immigrants nabbed in foiled smuggling attempt

By Hafizudin Mohd Safar - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 21:26

PADANG BESAR: Perlis Smuggling Prevention Unit (UPP) foiled an attempt by 53 illegal immigrants to enter the country via Thailand when they were rounded up in a rubber estate in Felcra Lubuk Sireh on Sunday.

MH370: MAS to hold private service on Sunday

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 21:18

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will hold a private service in remembrance of its personnel aboard the ill-fated MH370 which vansihed on March 8 last year, this Sunday.

Independent preacher released after statement recorded

By Audrey Dermawan - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 21:15

IPOH: Independent preacher Ustaz Halim Hassan was detained by the state Islamic Religious Department (JAIPk) on Sunday after he was believed to be giving a talk without proper authorisation.

Selangor denies 36-hour water cut

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 20:59

SHAH ALAM: The Selangor state government today denied that a 36-hour water cut will be implemented throughout the state starting tonight.

Body of 15-year-old boy feared drowned found

By Zarina Abdullah - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 20:38

DUNGUN: The body of a 15-year-old student who drowned in a pond near at Batu 7, Dungun, was found by the search and rescue team, an hour after the incident was reported to the Dungun Fire and Rescue station at 12.41pm, today.

Opposition should practice transparency, accountability

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 20:14

SHAH ALAM: The country's stability can only be achieved if the Opposition practices principles of transparency and accountability to the country, by providing a check and balance on the ruling government.

STPM: Visually impaired student scores 3As, 1B

By Goh Pei Pei - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 20:11

KUCHING: It was the proudest moment for SMK Batu Lintang when one of their disabled students, Dayangku Aishah Awang Taha, scored 3As 1B in her Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM).

JPAM personnel to be given firearms training

By Audrey Dermawan - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 20:02

IPOH: All Civil Defence Department (JPAM) personnel will be exposed to firearms training to face any untoward incidents while on duty.

STPM: Nasharuddin is Negri’s best student

By HASHINI KAVISHTRI KANNAN - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 20:00

SEREMBAN: Twenty-year-old Mohammad Nasharuddin Ali Besar from SMK Agama Sheikh Haji Mohd Said would never have imagined in his wildest dreams that he would be the top student in the state in the STPM examination.

STPM: SMK Air Putih top’s Pahang schools

By Jasmin Jaaffar - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 19:38

KUANTAN: Students and staff at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Air Putih here celebrated when their school emerged as the state's top achiever for Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) last year.