9-year-old boy severes hand while playing crackers

Wednesday, 1 October 2014.

KUANTAN: The left hand of a nine-year old pupil which was severely injured while playing with firecrackers last night may have to be amputated.


Police scour house compound in Juru for scattered body parts

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 14:23

BUKIT MERTAJAM: Scattered, charred remains of a woman believed to be in her 20s were found at a village here earlier today. The woman is believed to have been chopped into pieces before being dumped at the back of a house in Kampung Keramat, Juru.

New drug smuggling method uncovered

By AVILA GERALDINE - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 14:01

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police uncovered a new drug packaging method being used by smugglers following the arrest of a Sarawakian drug trafficker here recently.

Penang goverment defends move to suspend Pas member for critical comment

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 12:52

GEORGE TOWN: The DAP-led Penang government today defended its move to suspend Pas member Iszuree Ibrahim from sitting on one of Penang Island Municipal Council's (MPPP) permanent committees.

Corruption is a social disease borne of greed and hardship, says Perak Sultan

By By Rozanna Latiff - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 12:31

KUALA LUMPUR: Corruption is a social disease borne of greed and hardship, the Sultan of Perak Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah said today.

Couple killed in accident

By ILI SHAZWANI - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 12:13

KANGAR: An elderly couple was killed after the motorcycle they were riding on collided with a car travelling from the opposite direction at KM 14, Jalan Kangar- Alor Star here this morning.

Will the US be drawn into war?

By A JALIL HAMID - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:16

ARE the air strikes in Syria last week the right long-term military approach to defeat the so-called Islamic State (IS) fighters who have seized control of a broad swathe of territory in the Middle East?

Latino gang strikes at another ATM

By ATIQA HAZELLAHAND HARIZ MOHD - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: AS police upped their ante in tracking down those behind the theft of more than RM3 million from automated teller machines (ATM), they discovered almost simultaneously yesterday that the gang behind the spree had struck again.

Banks boost security

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: Customers of banks whose automated teller machines (ATM) were hit by a spate of hack-ing and theft can rest assured that their account balance and personal data have not been compromised.

RM148m stolen in global ATM heists

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: A gang of international criminals stole from global banks US$45 million (RM147.8 million) within hours by hacking into a database of prepaid debit cards and cash machines last year, a foreign news agency reported.

Pupils resit 2 UPSR papers

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: PARENTS who encouraged and prepared pupils for the resit of the Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) examination yesterday received praise from Second Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.