Fire destroys factory and workshop

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Sunday, 25 January 2015.

ALOR STAR: A furniture factory and a heavy machinery workshop in Jalan Kodiang-Padang Sera, Jitra were completely destroyed in a fire this evening.


Muhyiddin: Mohamad Azlan Mat Lazim's determination and attitude amazed me

By Robin Augustin - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 20:07

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said national Paralympian Mohamad Azlan Mat Lazim's attitude and determination amazed him.

Undesignated fishing spot, seven caught

By Sylvia Looi - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 19:34

MANJUNG: Seven foreign fishermen caught fishing at undesignated spots have been arrested by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (APMM) in two separate operations.

Floods: Perak closes all relief centres

By Sylvia Looi - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 19:06

IPOH: Perak has been declared flood free after the last 34 evacuees left a relief centre on Saturday.

Penalty for caning, further studies are required

By Rozanna Latiff - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 19:02

KUALA LUMPUR: The government has been urged to proceed with caution before criminalising the caning of children, due to concerns that the proposed law may affect the best interests of children and their families.

Floods: Unpredictable weather keeps 594 victims in shelter

By Kristy Inus - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 18:19

KOTA KINABALU: Flood situation in Sabah has improved as the last relief centre in Beaufort district was officially closed today.

Illegal racer caught riding stolen bike

By Sylvia Looi - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 18:12

IPOH: A routine operation by police to nab illegal racers yielded surprising result with a motorcycle theft suspect nabbed in the operation.

Suspected baby turns out to be a cat

By BALVIN KAUR - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 17:58

BUTTERWORTH: It looked like a crime scene--with 'Do not cross' tapes and a large group of policemen and curious bystanders huddled up by the roadside.

Currency fluctuation will not stop M'sians from studying in US

By FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 17:17

KUALA LUMPUR: The increase in the exchange rate will not discourage the Malaysian students from pursuing their studies in the United States.

75-year-old finally gets his licence

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 16:49

BUTTERWORTH: A senior citizen here finally got his motorcycle licence after riding around without one for 40 years.

Kedah police seized drugs worth RM110,000

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 16:29

ALOR STAR: Kedah police had seized more than three kilogrammes of heroin and syabu with street value of RM110,000 following the arrest of seven traffickers in separate arrests in Alor Star and Langkawi between Wednesday and Friday.

Youth injured from exploded fire extinguisher

By Sylvia Looi - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 16:18

BIDOR: An 18-year-old suffered injuries to his hands and chest after the fire extinguisher he was fiddling with suddenly exploded.

Najib arrives in London for two-day working visit

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 15:07

LONDON: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak arrived here today for a two-day working visit.

Dayak NGOs wants “dayak’ inserted in government official forms

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 15:06

KUCHING: Dayak based non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and political parties preferred ‘Dayak’ as more appropriate to replace the words ‘Lain-lain’ in the race column on official government forms.

No changes of turnover threshold for GST registration

By Sarah Rahim - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 14:04

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not increase the threshold for businesses to register for Goods and Services Tax (GST) despite request to increase it from RM500,000 to RM1 million.

Indonesian foreign minister arriving in Malaysia for working visit

By Kristy Inus - Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 13:09

KOTA KINABALU: Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi is arriving in Malaysia today to conduct a working visit prior to attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Foreign Ministers' Retreat here beginning Tuesday.