Female opposition leaders trivialise Nurul Izzah 'photograph' incident

By ADRIAN LAI - Saturday, 28 November 2015.

SHAH ALAM: The women leaders of Pakatan Harapan have downplayed the photograph incident involving PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar and Jacel Kiram, calling it "trivial".


Man killed, car erupts in flames

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 21:24

KUALA LUMPUR: A 33-year-old man was killed while his best friend escaped with light injuries when the Honda City they were traveling in erupted in flames after hitting a lorry at Jalan Putra Permai, Seri Kembangan.

Ministry gears up for floods

By FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 21:13

Msian youth elected as the new chairman of the Commonwealth Youth Council

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 19:59

VALETTA, Malta: A Malaysian has been elected as the new chairman of the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) for the 2015 to 2017 term.

As AP deadline looms near, Pekema warns of 'impact' on country's revenue

Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 17:58

KUALA LUMPUR: Abolishing the open approved permit (AP) policy for cars will not only affect players in the imported used car industry but will also impact on the country’s revenue, claim the Malay Vehicle Importers and Traders Association of Malaysia (Pekema).

Policeman crushed under lorry

By NOR AIN MOHAMED RADHI - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 16:55

KUANTAN: A policeman from the volunteer reserve unit who had just ended his night shift was killed when a lorry tipped over and crushed his Proton Iswara at the Kuantan bypass road here this morning.

More enforcement agencies to come under EAIC's purview

By Azura Abas - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 15:53

BANGI: More enforcement agencies are expected to be put under the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC)'s purview once EAIC Act 2009 (Act 700) has been amended.

Two defeated candidates reintroduced to MIC central working committee

By Veena Babulal - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 15:50

KUALA LUMPUR: Two candidates who were defeated in the recently concluded MIC re-elections have been brought back to the central working committee.

PKR ready to work with 'everyone', including BN in Sabah and Sarawak

By SITI NURSURAYA ALI - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 15:43

SHAH ALAM: Barisan Nasional's 47 members of parliament in Sabah and Sarawak have been urged to form a new political coalition to ensure that the voices of the people there are heard and represented.

Teacher trainers unhappy with changes introduced by management

By TASNIM LOKMAN - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 15:37

KUALA LUMPUR: Lecturers from the Institute of Teachers Education are unhappy with new regulations on their annual leave system and masters qualification requirement placed by its top management.

Complaints on MyEG Services Bhd to be investigated

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN AND ISKANDAR TAJUDIN - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 15:33

CYBERJAYA: The Home Ministry will investigate claims that MyEG Services Bhd (MyEG) or its officers have been appointing third-party agents to manage the application of Foreign Workers Permit Renewal (PLKS).

Two children orphaned after parents die in car accident

By SULAIMAN JAAFAR - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 15:16

KOTA BARU: Two children have been left orphaned after their parents were killed in a car accident in Kuala Krai last night.

PKR veep defends Penang assemblymen who crossed DAP

By SITI NURSURAYA ALI - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 14:30

SHAH ALAM: The five PKR assemblymen who refused to vote against a motion by Umno on land reclamation in Penang did the right thing, said party vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar.

Sawarak's agriculture sector still needs Federal govt's support

By Goh Pei Pei - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 14:18

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Agriculture sector in Sarawak still needs support from the Federal government to further enhance its infrastructures, especially road connectivity to the farms in the remote villages.

Saifuddin: Opposition must resolve own disputes first before 'going to war'

By DAWN CHAN - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 14:10

SHAH ALAM: The gains made by DAP, PKR, and Pas in the last general election is not an accurate reflection of the people's support for the opposition camp, said former Umno leader Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.

No regrets, says Penang DAP man over support of BN's motion

By Audrey Dermawan - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 13:34

GEORGE TOWN: Embattled DAP Tanjung Bungah assemblyman Teh Yee Cheu has reiterated that he had no regrets supporting Barisan Nasional's motion on land reclamation at last week's state assembly sitting.

Police to call Tian Chua over Jacel Kiram meeting

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will call PKR vice president Tian Chua over claims he organised the Opposition's meetings with Sulu sultanate Jacel Kiram.

Umno is the most democratic party: Khairy

By KOI KYE LEE - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno is the most democratic party compared to other opposition parties.

Police to record Xavier Justo's statement next week

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:21

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will leave for Bangkok next week to record statement from former PetroSaudi International executive Xavier Andre Justo.

Police tracking down Charles Morais's whereabouts

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Police are tracking down Charles Suresh Morais's whereabouts after he left the county at about 1.30am via Johor on Thursday.

'Locals helping Abu Sayyaf'

By ALIZA SHAH - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Abu Sayyaf operatives have been planted in strategic areas in Sabah, ready to carry out kidnap-for-ransom assignments the minute they get the “go-ahead”.

'Sulu forces planning another Sabah incursion'

Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sulu forces in southern Philippines are planning a ‘revenge attack’ following the 2013 deadly stand-off in Lahad Datu and reclaim Sabah, Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed said.

It's 'exit' for slacking civil servants

By TASNIM LOKMAN - Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: CIVIL servants will be subjected to a new assessment policy from January that could see them removed from the service if they underperform or are medically unfit.

Cuepacs: New policy will help civil service to be more efficient

Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 11:00

KUALA LUMPUR: The Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) has welcomed the introduction of the new exit policy, set to be part of the civil service system in January.

12-year-old girl seriously injured, leg caught in elevator

Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 00:59

KUALA LUMPUR: A 12-year-old Yemeni girl was seriously injured when both her legs got caught in the doors of an elevator at an apartment in Taman Sepakat Indah 2, Sungai Chua, Kajang near here tonight.

Man rides off with test ride superbike

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 23:35

NIBONG TEBAL: A man who was test riding a high-powered motorcycle escaped with the machine at Taman Jawi Jaya, Sungai Jawi, Nibong Tebal here, yesterday.

Apps like Waze and Google Map risk national security with rise of IS?

By Veena Babulal - Friday, November 27, 2015 - 23:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenom Member of Parliament Datuk Raime Unggi believes he is not the only one who thinks navigational applications could pose security threats to the country.

Four-month-old baby with chronic lung disease needs assistance

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 22:15

MALACCA: A four-month-old baby girl, who is suffering from chronic lung disease, needs financial assistance for her medical treatment.

Vaping ban must go with prohibition on sale: Kedah Mufti

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 21:56

ALOR SETAR: A ban on vaping and shisha smoking must be accompanied by a prohibition of their sale, said Kedah Mufti Datuk Syeikh Muhamad Baderudin Ahmad today.

Malaysia to focus on social development aspects at CHOGM

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman - Friday, November 27, 2015 - 21:42

VALETTA (Malta): Malaysia views the Commonwealth platform as important for the exchange of ideas, and to achieve the common goals of its peoples.

Muhyiddin claims Gopeng Wanita chief's sacking 'unconstitutional'

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 21:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyddin Yassin today questioned the basis behind the sacking of Gopeng Umno Wanita chief Datuk Hamidah Osman from the party.