Najib arrives in Japan for 3-day visit

Sunday, 24 May 2015.

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will undertake an official visit to Japan from May 24 to 26 May on the invitation of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.


Conduct health screening on migrants

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 16:38

GEORGE TOWN : Conduct health screenings on Rohingya migrants should they land in the country, Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya said.

2 arrested for selling fake FA Cup tickets

By Hariz Mohd - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 16:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Two youths who tried to make easy money by selling fake tickets to last night's FA Cup final match were arrested by police yesterday.

7 teens arrested following series of robbing expatriates

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 16:20

KUALA LUMPUR: Seven youngsters have been arrested following a series of robberies by teenage gangs on foreigners, particularly expatriates in the vicinity of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre recently.

DPM called youth to develop entrepreneurship spirit

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 16:01

KUALA LUMPUR: The young generation are urged to develop interest and strengthen the entrepreneurship culture to help push Malaysia forward in reaching a developed nation status by 2020.

Lord Mayor of London visits Jaro, donates RM 11,000

By Chuah Bee Kim - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 15:23

JOHOR BARU: The Lord Mayor of London Alderman Alan Yarrow paid a visit to the Johor Area Rehabilitation Organisation (Jaro), here today ahead of his working visit to Kuala Lumpur.

Malacca expands ‘Rimbunan Kasih’ project to overcome poverty

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 15:18

ALOR GAJAH: Malacca state government is endeavouring to expand the ‘Projek Rimbunan Kasih’, an agricultural project, to curb poverty in the state.

Form a multi-agency taskforce to probe 1MDB: Advisory board

By A. Azim Idris - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 14:53

PUTRAJAYA: The Anti-Corruption Advisory Board has urged the government to form a special taskforce to investigate the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) issue.

IS manipulates Quranic, hadith to coax new recruits

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 14:48

GEORGE TOWN: Manipulating Quranic verse and Prophet Muhammad’s hadith, to justify the so-called militant group IS’s inverse struggle via social media, provided a popular medium in enlisting new recruits.

Kelantan fan killed in crash after watching FA Cup final

By Sharifah Mahsinah - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 14:33

KUALA KRAI: A 28-yer-old Kelantan football fan was killed after his car was involved in a crash with a lorry and another car at Km105 Jalan Kota Baru-Gua Musang here early today.

6 prostitution kingpins detained under Poca this year: IGP

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 13:21

KUALA LUMPUR: Six prostitution kingpins have been detained under the Prevention of Crime Act this year, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said today.

About 400 villagers left homeless in Likas fire

By AVILA GERALDINE - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 12:25

KOTA KINABALU: About 400 villagers sought shelter at the Dewan Likas after fire destroyed their homes at Kampung Gusung here, last night.

Three more bodies found in Kota Tinggi sunken barge

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 11:49

JOHOR BARU: Three more bodies of the crew on a barge which sank at 8.6 nautical miles off Tanjung Punggai, Kota Tinggi, five days ago, were found today.

Decomposed body found in Penang believed to be of a foreign woman

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 11:36

GEORGE TOWN: The woman, whose decomposed body was found in a box near an undergrowth at Puncak Bukit Mutiara, Tanjung Bungah here, yesterday, is believed to be a foreigner.

Missing Bukit Larut hikers rescued

By Seri Nor Nadiah Koris - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 10:34

TAIPING: Five friends who were reported missing while hiking at Bukit Larut here were found safe by rescuers at 7.45pm yesterday.

Govt approve grant to upgrade disaster management delivery system: DPM

By Veena Babulal - Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 22:20

KUALA LUMPUR: The Meteorological Services Department received RM67 million while the Malaysian Remote Sensing Agency (MRSA) was given RM4.2 million in an effort to upgrade the nation's disaster management delivery system.