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MidValley bridge collapse: Worker's leg amputated on scene to save his life [VIDEO]

By FERNANDO FONG - Wednesday, 30 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: A construction worker had to have his leg amputated at the scene of the pedestrian bridge collapse at KL Eco City near Mid Valley Megamall, today.

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NSC sweeps 10 districts in Tawau, detains 90 illegal foreigners

By Kristy Inus - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 23:59

TAWAU: An integrated operation led by state National Security Council (NSC) here saw 90 immigrants detained for not possessing valid documents.

PWTC comes alive, exhibits at the Umno General Assembly draw masses

By Nuradzimmah Daim - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 23:53

KUALA LUMPUR: It was almost like a mini Putrajaya at the exhibition section of the Putra World Trade Centre yesterday.

Medical graduate acquitted of damaging statues of Hindu deities in Ipoh

By Bernama - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 22:44

IPOH: A medical graduate charged with damaging statues of Hindu deities at the Sree Muneeswaran Amman Kovil Temple here last April was acquitted after he was found to be mentally unsound when committing the act.

Umno launches infographic booklet to address 'hot issues'

By Hariz Mohd - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 21:31

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno today launched its first infographic booklet aimed at addressing current issues and allegations leveled against the party, Barisan Nasional and the Federal government.

Retail pump prices for December down by 5 sen

By Veena Babulal - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 21:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Retail fuel prices in Malaysia will see a drop across the board, by 5 sen effective midnight.

Give youth a chance, Umno Youth tells party leadership

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 21:24

KUALA LUMPUR: The youth must be given more opportunities to hold leadership roles in the country's political scene.

Hishammuddin backs proposal for 30 per cent youth candidates at GE-14

By Bernama - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 21:09

KUALA LUMPUR: UMNO Vice-President Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein backs the proposal by the Youth and Puteri wings that 30 per cent of candidates for the 14th General Election (GE-14) comprise the young.

Umno Youth vice-chief tells MCA, Gerakan: You need to show results

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 20:53

KUALA LUMPUR: MCA and Gerakan must share the responsibility and work for Barisan Nasional to regain the trust of Chinese voters.

Destini Bangsa - Khairy Jamaluddin

By KHAIRY JAMALUDDIN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 20:46

Pernah kubaca nukilan si Usman,

Proton bags 3 ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards

By Bernama - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 20:39

KUALA LUMPUR: Proton Holdings Bhd has bagged three awards at the ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Award 2016 for its compact car Iriz, executive sedan Prevé and the new and refined Saga.

The opposition is nothing like Hitler, Zahid does not understand democracy, says Selangor MB

By C. Premananthini - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 20:22

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali rebutted claims made by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi who had condemned the opposition parties, drawing similarities between Adolf Hitler and the opposition.

Five from pedestrian bridge collapse tragedy warded at UMMC

By JUNE MOH - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 20:10

KUALA LUMPUR: Five victims from the pedestrian bridge collapse incident at KL Eco City near Mid Valley Megamall, today are being treated at the University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC).

Traders issued sweet warning, hike in sugar prices punishable by law, says Domestic Trade ministry

By FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 19:54

PUTRAJAYA: Traders have been warned not to raise the price of sugar or face stern action.

Umno tackles pertinent issues, suggestions by Youth, Wanita and Puteri wings to be further discussed

By AMIN MOKHTAR - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 19:45

KUALA LUMPUR: The central issues of the Umno Youth, Wanita and Puteri debates today were on the party’s preparation for the incoming election, the rising cost of living and the ever-increasing property prices, said Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

Mara to pump RM35mil to fund, train and empower women

By AUDREY DERMAWAN and HANA NAZ HARUN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 19:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Mara will provide a special funding and training to aid and empower women entrepreneurs, said Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri.

Forensic says Kevin Morias' blood trace found at Desa Mentari workshop

By Bernama - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 19:28

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here was told today that a trace of blood belonging to the Deputy Public Prosecutor Datuk Anthony Kevin Morais was found on the toilet door of a workshop at Desa Mentari, Petaling Jaya, where his body and car were kept.

Mara pumps RM35mil to fund, train and empower women entrepreneurs

By AUDREY DERMAWAN and HANA NAZ HARUN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:55

KUALA LUMPUR: Mara will provide a special funding and training to aid and empower women entrepreneurs, said Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri.

Body of Malaysian climber in Iran to be brought home in three to four days

By Bernama - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:53

KUALA LUMPUR: The remains of Malaysian climber Syed Redzuan Syed Salim Shatri who died at Mount Damavand, Iran, are expected to be flown home within three or four days.

Bus ferrying 33 pupils and 4 teachers, crashes into toll booth divider, 10 reported injured [VIDEO]

By NABILAH HAMUDIN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:51

IPOH: At least 10 pupils and teachers from SRJKC Jit Sin, Bukit Mertajam, Penang were injured when the bus they were travelling in, rammed into one of the toll booth’s divider at the Ipoh (South) Toll Plaza here today.

Malaysian students overseas should volunteer in outreach programmes, give back to the needy

By LAILI ISMAIL - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:39

KUALA LUMPUR: Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid has urged students who are pursuing tertiary education abroad to conduct outreach programmes in rural areas to help the needy.

Telekom employee drowned after motorcycle crashed into canal

By EMBUN MAJID - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:31

ALOR STAR: A Telekom Malaysia employee drowned after he lost control of his motorcycle and fell into a canal at Kampung Pulau Kechil, Tunjang in Jitra yesterday.

UPDATE: One victim still trapped under collapsed bridge, K9 unit deployed

By NAIM ZULKIFLI, JUNE MOH AND FERNANDO FONG - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:27

KUALA LUMPUR: Rescuers have deployed tracker dogs to track down one victim trapped in the rubble following the collapse of a pedestrian bridge at KL Eco City near Mid Valley Megamall, today.

5-year-old crash victim passes away, mother sole survivor

By Halim Said - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 18:15

JOHOR BARU: Five-year-old crash victim Aleesya Nur Jasmin Abdullah, who was hospitalised for severe head injuries after being involved in a car crash last Sunday, succumbed to her injuries and passed away last night.

Allegedly abused, 11-month-old baby girl, stable

By NABILAH HAMUDIN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 17:51

IPOH: Police have confirmed that the condition of an 11-month-old baby girl, who was allegedly abused by a babysitter at a nursery in Pantai Remis, is stable.

Jelapang bully case: Cops record statements from six Form Three students

By NABILAH HAMUDIN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 17:48

IPOH: Police have recorded statements from six students of a secondary school in Jelapang here for allegedly bullying their junior.

Bukit Aman storm maternity centre in Klang linked to Al-Jazeera's baby-for-sale report

By DAWN CHAN - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 17:18

KLANG: The Bukit Aman Anti-Trafficking In Person and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants unit (ATIPSOM) of Criminal Investigation Department today raided a surgery and maternity centre in Klang believed to be involved in a baby-for-sale racket reported by international news channel, Al-Jazeera.

Only one parent's consent required for minor's conversion to Islam, says court

By Bernama - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 17:08

PUTRAJAYA: Only a single parent’s consent is required to convert a minor child to Islam, the Federal Court heard today.

Good weather sees T'ganu flood victims returning home

By Zarina Abdullah - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 17:06

KUALA TERENGGANU: The flood situation in Kuala Terengganu and Kemaman has shown marked improvement this evening with many victims returned home.