Home Ministry intensifies effort to curb Malaysian involvement in IS

By Rozanna Latiff - Friday, 28 November 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts are being intensified to curb involvement of Malaysians in the Islamic State militant group, Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today.


Compensation paid to ex-MB Khalid’s officers common employment practice

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 17:40

SHAH ALAM: A legal firm said today the payment of compensation and ex-gratia to former Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim’s team of political aides and staff is a common employment practice.

Pianist who performed during Umno General Assembly dinner dies

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 17:16

KUALA LUMPUR: A pianist with the Malacca art brigade who performed for the Umno General Assembly presidential dinner on last night, Zainal Ismail, 65, died in his sleep at a hotel this morning.

Mentally-ill man slashes 3 policemen in amok incident

By ILI SHAZWANI - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 16:30

PENDANG: Three policemen were slashed by a mentally-ill man who ran amok in Kampung Kerkau here yesterday.

Buyers to wait-and-see on properties in first half of 2015

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 16:23

JOHOR BARU: Buyers may adopt a wait-and-see approach in deciding to buy properties in the first half of next year with the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) next April, a property developer said today.

MAIWP Labuan disbursed RM5.38mil tithes to the poor since 2005

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 16:01

LABUAN: The Labuan Federal Territory Islamic Affairs Council (MAIWP) has disbursed RM5.38 million in tithes since 2005 to the poor, said manager Ahmad Tarmizi Yahaya.

Muhyiddin officiates Creative Women Exhibition

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 15:36

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today officiated the Creative Women Exhibition 2014 organised by the Wanita Umno Economic Development and Entrepreneurship Secretariat under the wing’s Economic Bureau.

Malaysian High Court to hear billion ringgit divorce

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 15:33

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here ruled here that it has jurisdiction to hear the billion-ringgit divorce proceeding between tycoon, Tan Sri Khoo Kay Peng against his wife, former Miss Malaysia Puan Sri Pauline Chai Siew Phin.

“It never crossed my mind to defect”, says Raime

By HIDIR REDUAN - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 15:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenom Member of Parliament Datuk Raime Unggi denied he had gone to Macau with  Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman and another Sabah MP to discuss on possibility of defecting.

Old age no deterrent to veterans like Siti Rahmah, Puteh

By Azura Abas and Nuradilla Noorazam - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 14:43

KUALA LUMPUR: Two veterans who witnessed the birth of Umno were on hand to witness proceedings on the second day of the Umno General Assembly 2014.

House turned into gambling den, owner, 9 gamblers arrested in Sg Siput

By Jaspal Singh - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 14:13

SUNGAI SIPUT: Police has thwarted an attempt to revive online gambling activity with the arrest of a man and nine gamblers at a house in Kampung Salak Bahru, near here.