Four plead guilty to offering bribe, fined RM80,000

By ADIB - Thursday, 23 October 2014.

LIMBANG: Two timber-logging company managers and two part-time contractors pleaded guilty to corruption charges at the Sessions Court here today for offering bribe to enforcement officers in four separate cases last month.


Arson attack to intimidate Customs officer

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:14

JITRA: Police confirmed that the arson attack on a car belonging to a senior customs officer at his home in Taman Bukit Indah yesterday morning was an attempt to intimidate the victim from carrying out his duty.

Architect, two others charged with trying to support IS

By HIDIR REDUAN - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:47

SEPANG: ‎An architect and two other men were charged at the Sessions Court today with trying to support terrorist group Islamic State(IS) by taking a flight to Turkey.

All smiles at Deepavali celebrations

By ROZANNA LATIFF AND ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:28

KUALA LUMPUR: THOUSANDS turned up for the MIC Deepavali open house at Putra World Trade Centre here yesterday.

Malaysia ranks high among expatriates

By TASNIM LOKMAN - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:21

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA has been ranked the 19th most desired destination for expatriates from 34 countries, according to The Expat Explorer 2014 survey.

KL-S’pore high-speed rail work to start in 2015

By ALIZA SHAH AND SIM BAK HENG - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:21

TOKYO: THE construction of the high-speed rail (HSR) link between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore is expected to start at the end of next year.

Economists bullish on impact of rail project

By ZARINA ZAKARIAH AND LIDIANA ROSLI - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:20

KUALA LUMPUR: The RM38.4 billion Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail project should not be seen only as a transportation upgrade but one should also observe the domino effect it would have on both Malaysia and its neighbour.

Track alignment for high-speed link finalised

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:20

JOHOR BARU: Johor has finalised the track alignment of the high-speed rail link project connecting Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.

Johor Forestry officers queried

By Halim Said - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:20

KOTA TINGGI: THE Johor Forestry Department is being probed over extensive illegal logging traced near a dam which is under construction.

Trained professionals to cut off limbs under hudud

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:19

KOTA BARU: Limb amputations for offenders under the Kelantan Syariah Criminal Code (II) Enactment or hudud will not be carried out by medical doctors but by trained professionals appointed by the Sultan of Kelantan.

MACC to charge 30 with offering bribes

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman and Rahmat Khairulrijal - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:19

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has upped the ante, shifting its attention to nabbing bribegivers and hauling them to court.