DPM: M’sia eyes deeper ties with Ankara as Turkey installs new President

Thursday, 28 August 2014.

ANKARA: Malaysia is eyeing deeper depths in bilateral ties across wider sectors with Turkey as this nation of over 80 million people installed a new president today.


MAS posts Q2 loss, revamp plan to be unveiled today

By SHAREN KAUR AND BILQIS BAHARI - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Airline System Bhd (M AS) yesterday posted a smaller than expected loss in the second quarter of 2014, as Khazanah Nasional Bhd unveils a comprehensive plan today to steer the national carrier back to profitability.

Index to gauge nation’s bid to fulfil Islamic obligations

By Azura Abas - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:13

PUTRAJAYA: THE Maqasid Syariah index will be rolled out by January next year, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. It measures the commitment index of Islamic countries in implementing policies and principles.

King tells Muslims to stay united

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:13

PETALING JAYA: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah wants Muslims in Malaysia to remain united and to set aside their differences.

Cops probe patrol unit

By Phuah Ken Lin and Priya - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:13

THE Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department chief has warned Penang’s voluntary patrol unit (PPS) members that police will act against those who take the law into their own hands.

‘Malaysia takes IS threat to security seriously’

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: The security landscape in Sabah and Sarawak has to be viewed differently following recent statements made by two militant groups, said Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein.

Pressure mounts on Anwar

By HANA NAZ HARUN AND HIDIR REDUAN - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: WITH four days left to the deadline decreed by the sultan of Selangor, pressure is mounting on opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to end the Selangor leadership impasse in his favour.

PKR, DAP disrespectful, say NGOs

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:12

SHAH ALAM: PKR and DAP’s insistence in only submitting one name for the menteri besar’s post was an act of defiance against Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah and should be dealt with accordingly, said two non-governmental organisations yesterday.

‘MB snubbed Wan Azizah’

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:12

PUTRAJAYA: SELANGOR Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim had snubbed requests from PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail to discuss his position in the party before he was sacked, said party disciplinary board chairman Datuk Dr Tan Kee Kwong.

Trial of MH17 culprits in KL or at ICJ, says Hisham

By ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: THE Attorney-General’s Chambers is in the midst of determining the best way to obtain justice over the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on July 17.

9 remains to be flown home on Tuesday

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 08:10

PUTRAJAYA: The remains of nine victims of the MH17 crash will be flown back to Malaysia from Amsterdam on Tuesday, instead of eight announced earlier.