11th BIMP-EAGA, 9th IMT-GT Summit begins today

Tuesday, 28 April 2015.

LANGKAWI: The 11th Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Phillipines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) Summit and the 9th Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT) Summit begin here today at the Langkawi International Convention Centre (LICC).


DPM announces RM400m upgrade for Seberang Jaya Hospital

By Audrey Dermawan - Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 12:33

SEBERANG JAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today announced a RM400 million upgrading for the Seberang Jaya Hospital on mainland Penang.

Permatang Pauh folks understand price hike not due to GST

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 12:23

BUTTERWORTH: The electorates in the Permatang Pauh constituency have a better understanding about the Goods and Services Tax (GST) after rounds of explanation, said MCA deputy president Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong said.

Stranded Malaysians in Nepal ready to come home

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 11:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Stranded Malaysians in Nepal were briefed on evacuation plans ahead of their flight home today.

UniMap wins special award in Indonesia for drug addicts’ therapy module

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 10:43

BANDA ACEH: The cognitive therapy module to control the behaviour of drug addicts produced by a group of researchers on drugs from the Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) won a special award at an international event here.

Navy identifies personnel suspected to be involved in IS activities

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 09:15

LUMUT: The Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) has identified several of its personnel believed to be involved in the so-called IS militant group activities through the social media.

1 killed, 4 injured after car rams into motorcyclists seeking shelter from rain

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 08:26

KUALA LUMPUR: A 63-year-old motorcyclist was killed while four others injured when a car rammed into them at KM17.2 of the Grand Saga Highway yesterday.

RMAF to ferry 85 Malaysians back home from Nepal tomorrow

Monday, April 27, 2015 - 23:07

KUALA LUMPUR: A Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) Charlie 130 aircraft with 85 on board is expected to depart Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport at around 7 am tomorrow.

MRCS launches fund for quake victims in Nepal

Monday, April 27, 2015 - 22:26

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Red Crescent Society (MRCS) today appealed for cash donations to help earthquake victims in Nepal.

Three arrested after 2km car chase in Johor Baru

By Chuah Bee Kim - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 21:16

JOHOR BARU: Police arrested three criminals after a two-kilometre car chase from Jalan Bandar Permas 7 to the Senibong junction at 5pm here today.

Police nabbed suspect for Nusajaya stabbing, cemetery car break

By Chuah Bee Kim - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 20:39

JOHOR BARU: Police arrested a 20-year-old college student on Saturday for attacking his college mate with a folding knife in front of the Aifra Cafe in Jalan Susur Idaman, Taman Nusa Indah, here.

Anwar not qualified to vote in Permatang Pauh by-election: EC chairman

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 20:25

BUKIT MERTAJAM: PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is not qualified to vote in the upcoming Permatang Pauh by-election on May 7.

Police deny interfering with PKR campaign

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 19:49

BUKIT MERTAJAM: Police have brushed off the allegation that police was interfering with PKR campaign by calling the party workers to have their statements recorded in connection with a ceramah in Machang Bubok.

Teenagers saved from drowning at Ulu Chepor

By Sylvia Looi - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 19:40

IPOH: Two teenagers were saved from drowning at Ulu Chepor picnic site here today by firemen.

BN's man eating healthily to keep fit for his campaign runs

By T.N. Alagesh - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 19:16

ROMPIN: Barisan Nasional's candidate Datuk Hasan Arifin is watching his diet to stay healthy during the by-election campaign period.

Police obtain court order to bar May Day rally in KK

By AVILA GERALDINE - Monday, April 27, 2015 - 19:03

KOTA KINABALU: Court order will be served to individuals, including event organiser, who will be participating in the May Day gathering at Padang Merdeka here.