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Triple murder rocks Prai

By BALVIN KAUR - Monday, 11 July 2016.

BUTTERWORTH: Three Myanmar nationals were found murdered at Lorong Nagasari here this morning.

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Traffic crawl along certain highways in the afternoon

By Bernama - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 14:18

KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic flow is slow along certain highways as at 12noon today.

Philippines military still verifying reports of Indonesian abduction

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 11:19

KOTA KINABALU: The Philippines military is still verifying reports that three Indonesians were abducted by armed men off Lahad Datu on Saturday.

Education scammers target school leavers

By AMIN MOKHTAR - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 11:00

KUALA LUMPUR: SIJIL Pelajaran Malaysia and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia examination leavers are being targeted by scammers hoping to rake in profit from their pursuit of higher education.

Power bikers fulfil cancer girl's dream

By T.N.Alagesh - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 11:00

KUANTAN: Eleven-year-old Nureen Izwana Abdullah was shocked when a group of high-powered motorcyclists arrived at her house in Perumahan Sri Damai here yesterday afternoon.

Female Muslim workers in Kelantan must cover 'aurat'

By Sharifah Mahsinah Abdullah - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 10:27

KOTA BARU: IT is now compulsory for Muslim women working at fast-food outlets and hypermarkets in Kelantan to cover their aurat (parts of the body that must be covered in Islam), including wearing long-sleeved uniforms, by next year.

Ninth suspect nabbed in Bill Kayong murder case

By Esther Landau - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 10:11

MIRI: Police arrested a 27-year-old man yesterday evening, in connection with the murder of PKR Miri secretary and activist Bill Kayong, who was shot dead last month.

Villagers found bones in Pos Pulat jungle

By Bernama - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 01:22

GUA MUSANG: Villagers involved in the search operation of two men, reported missing while searching for kemuning wood in the jungle in Pos Pulat since June 13, found scattered bones at a hill nearby yesterday.

Boat found but fisherman missing

By Bernama - Monday, July 11, 2016 - 00:19

KUALA TERENGGANU: A fisherman has been reported missing after his boat was found in the waters off Redang Island yesterday.

Police: Brake failure possible cause for bus to ram into 10 cars

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 23:45

IPOH: Brake failure might have been the cause of a massive accident when a south-bound tour bus rammed into 10 vehicles at 265.8km North South Highway (PLUS) after the Menora Tunnel here today.

Seven cheat death as car plunges into ravine

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 23:09

KOTA BELUD: A family of seven were injured when their car plunged into a ravine at Kampung Bundu Paka here today.

Sanjeevan arrested again, set to be remanded tomorrow

By FAISAL ASYRAF - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 22:37

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Crime Watch Task Force (MyWatch) chairman Datuk R. Sri Sanjeevan, who was arrested last month for alleged criminal intimidation and extortion, was arrested yet again today.

Felda to take action against settlers, families found involved with Daesh militants

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 21:59

PORT DICKSON: The Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) will take stern action against its settlers or family members if they are found to be involved with the Daesh militant group.

Fishermen stranded at sea for nine days rescued

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 21:36

DUNGUN: Five fishermen from here who were stranded at sea since June 28 were rescued by Vietnamese fishermen yesterday.

Two injured as bus rams into 10 cars in Ipoh

By Sylvia Looi - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 21:02

IPOH: Two passengers were injured when the car they were in was rammed by an express bus.

DBKL to review quality of Malaysian flags flown around KL

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 20:42

KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will review the quality of Malaysian flags flown around the federal capital after the flag hoisted at Dataran Merdeka was torn and tattered following strong winds and heavy rains.

Six hundred Umno branch members quit over Shafie's suspension

By AVILA GERALDINE - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 19:35

SANDAKAN: A total of 600 members from 100 Umno branches in Batu Sapi have reportedly quit the party.

Husband chases down snatch thief who grabbed wife's handbag

By EMBUN MAJID - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 19:26

ALOR STAR: An Indonesian man's attempt to steal a woman's handbag failed miserably when he was nabbed by her husband after a brief chase.

Drive cautiously and don't misuse emergency lane: Najib

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 18:31

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has advised the people returning to the federal capital from their hometowns after the Aidilfitri holidays to drive carefully and comply with the road regulations.

More than 1,000 motorists issued summonses for misusing emergency lane

By Sylvia Looi - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 17:54

TAPAH: A total of 1, 019 summonses have been issued to motorists who used the emergency lane from Perlis to Selangor, since Ops Selamat IX began on June 29.

Foreign Ministry to seek clarification from Indonesia on stricter screening for Malaysians

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 16:14

PUTRAJAYA: The Foreign Ministry will seek a detailed explanation from its Indonesian counterpart on the latter's plan to impose stricter screening on Malaysians at airports to prevent drug smuggling.

Three in family injured in Johor Baru accident

By Chuah Bee Kim - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 16:07

JOHOR BARU: A family of three were injured in a nine-vehicle collision at KM14.5 of the Pasir Gudang Highway, near Damansara Aliff, this afternoon.

Mahdzir chastises DAP's Nga over Raya Facebook post

By MELISSA DARLYNE CHOW - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 15:30

PADANG TERAP: Don't use hate politics and cause friction among races, Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said today.

KDN prepared to impose visa requirement on visitors from Middle East

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 14:43

KUALA LUMPUR: The Home Affairs Ministry (KDN) is prepared to impose foreign visa requirement on Middle Eastern countries’ citizens as proposed by the National Security Council (NSC), to curb Daesh militant threats in Malaysia.

Traffic jam from Kuala Kangsar to Simpang Pulai

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 14:38

KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic on the North-South Highway is reported to be congested from Kuala Kangsar to Simpang Pulai, a distance of some 30 kilometres, as at 1.30 pm today due the post-Aidifitri rush back to the Klang Valley.

Fourth Hindu temple in Penang vandalised

By BALVIN KAUR - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 14:18

GEORGE TOWN: A fourth Hindu temple in the state has been desecrated by vandals.

20 per cent discount on all AirAsia & AirAsia X flights

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 14:03

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia and AirAsia X are offering a 20 per cent discount on all flights to over 120 destinations in 24 countries.

IGP advises "push-pocket" victims to lodge reports

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 12:42

KUALA LUMPUR: Inspector-general of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar has advised the public not to fall prey to ‘push-pocket’ criminals who will accuse victims of stealing their personal items.

Storm damages more than 100 houses in Temerloh

By T.N.Alagesh - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 12:37

TEMERLOH: A storm which lashed 11 villages near here late Saturday evening damaged more than 100 houses.

More than half million consumers affected by water disruption in T'ganu

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 12:22

KUALA TERENGGANU: More than 500,000 consumers in Kuala Terengganu, Kuala Nerus and Marang have been affected by water supply disruption since last night due to a technical glitch.

Pak Lah waterfall now in a sad state

By Bernama - Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 12:01

GEORGE TOWN: Air Terjun Bayan Lepas, or better known by the locals as Air Terjun Pak Lah (Pak Lah Waterfall), a place where former prime minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi used to spend his childhood swimming is now dirty and serves as a dump site.