Downpour causes flash floods in the city

Wednesday, 1 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Several major roads in the city were submerged in flood caused by heavy rain that started at 3.30pm.


Child inmates escape hostel, jump in river with cops in pursuit

By Sylvia Looi - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 18:08

IPOH: Seven children undergoing sentence at Asrama Akhlak Silibin here had a short-lived taste of freedom before being rearrested by police this afternoon.

Five students seriously hurt in crash

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 17:49

ALOR GAJAH: Five students were seriously injured when a Perodua Rusa they were travelling in lost control and crashed into a tree near here today.

Law student detained by police over seditious Facebook posting

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 17:16

GEORGE TOWN: A 24-year-old law student was detained by police over an alleged seditious posting in his Facebook account on Tuesday night.

“Songkok Style Tun” popular among VIPs

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 16:43

ALOR SETAR: It was a criticism that drove Sardi Dahar to create a “songkok” that would become a former Prime Minister’s favourite.

Azmi’s Sedition Act challenge referred to High Court

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 16:40

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sessions Court allowed the application by University Malaya (UM) Associate Professor Dr Azmi Sharom to challenge the constitutionality of the Sedition Act 1948 at the High Court.

No reports of Malaysians arrested or injured in HK protest

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 16:32

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian consulate general in Hong Kong today confirmed there had been no reports of Malaysians having been injured or arrested in the protests there.

Azmin announces Exco line-up

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 16:19

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Menteri Besar Mohamed Azmin Ali today announced the portfolios fro the state executive councillors.

Shalwati reunites with family

By Rahmat Khairulrijal and Ashiqin Ariffin - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 15:49

SEPANG: Teacher Shalwati Norshal, 46, who was jailed for abusing her children in Sweden arrived at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) today.

Wan Azizah queried by RoS

By A. Azim Idris - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 15:12

PUTRAJAYA: PKR president Datuk Seri Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived at the Registrar of Societies (RoS) building in Presint 15, here this afternoon where she is expected to be interrogated over former Selangor Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim’s sacking from the party.

Student falls to death from school ceiling

By ILI SHAZWANI - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 14:30

KANGAR: A 15-year-old student from SMK Syed Alwi was killed when he fell from the ceiling of the school hall at about 11.30am today.