Thick mist delays flights to Alor Star

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Thursday, 23 October 2014.

ALOR STAR: Three flights to Sultan Abdul Halim Airport here this morning were diverted to Penang International Airport due to bad weather.


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.

‘Time is ripe for a single-stream plan’

By ADRIAN LAI - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:19

KUALA LUMPUR: AN Umno leader yesterday said the time has come for the government to implement a single-stream school system.

‘Opposition paying Bar Council to hold rallies’

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:19

KUALA LUMPUR: Jaringan Melayu Malaysia (JMM) criticised the Malaysian Bar Council, alleging that it is a “sponsored company” paid to hold demonstrations against the government.