New maternity, paediatric ward for Penang General Hospital

By ADRIAN LAI - Monday, 22 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A new maternity and paediatric block will be built at the Penang General Hospital to replace the now-obsolete Penang Maternity Hospital, said Health Minister Datuk Seri S. Subramaniam today.


Kuantan flood: Evacuees increase

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 20:47

KUANTAN: The number of evacuees in Pahang rose to 835 victims from 226 families at 8pm compared to 108 in the morning with Lipis becoming the second district to be hit by the floods.

Teenage girl in coma after police raid

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 19:54

REMBAU: A man and a teenage girl who tried to escape from police ended up in hospital.

Malaysia eyes 1.4m Chinese tourist arrivals in 2015: Nazri

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 19:21

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is expected to attract 1.4 million Chinese tourist arrivals next year in conjunction with the Malaysia Year of Festival 2015 (MyFest 2015).

Toll discounts on Xmas

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 18:51

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Highway Authority has announced discounts between five and 37.5 per cent for motorists using selected highways during Christmas Day.

Terengganu floods worsen

By Zarina Abdullah - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 18:04

KUALA TERENGGANU: The flood situation in Terengganu has worsened with more evacuation centres set up to accommodate more victims.

Corporate liability law to be tabled in March

By Rozanna Latiff - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 17:59

PORT KLANG: An amendment to include a corporate liability provision in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Act 2009 is expected to be tabled at the next parliamentary session in March.

Man jailed for stealing Panadol

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 17:15

KUALA LUMPUR: A jobless man was jailed six months by the magistrate's court over theft of painkiller pills two days ago.

Malaysia ranks 4th in use of social media in job search

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 17:13


Foreigners held in Ops Bersepadu Malacca

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 17:09

Malacca: Thirty-two foreigners including eight women were apprehended in Ops Bersepadu at a workers’ quarters near Taman Krubong Jaya here today.

I remember when I briefly lost my friend during tsunami

By Capt Abdul Rahmat Omar Mohamed Haniff - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 17:03

My late brother's wedding dinner reception was on Christmas Day, and my son had just turned two. I had just returned home from work in Langkawi the day before. We celebrated until late night with a karaoke session and turned in very late at the hotel in Subang Jaya.