Cockroaches found in five-star hotel

Friday, 21 November 2014.

MALACCA: A five-star hotel here was issued compound of RM2,250 by the state health officers after finding cockroaches in the storeroom used to keep dry food items.


Dropouts get second chance at Primus

By C. Premananthini - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 20:00

PORT KLANG: ALL is not lost for underachieving students or school dropouts, as a caring organisation is offering them the opportunities for vocational training that can help them integrate into mainstream society as skilled workers.

Jewellery shop robbed in Sungai Siput

By Sylvia Looi - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 19:34

SUNGAI SIPUT: A jewellery shop suffered undisclosed amount of losses after being robbed by four men, armed with hammer and metal rod, here today.

Navy helps transport toddler with heart problem to IJN

By Sharifah Mahsinah Abdullah - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 19:24

KOTA BARU: A two-month baby boy was taken on a mercy flight, courtesy of the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN), for immediate examination and treatment at the National Heart Institute (IJN) in Kuala Lumpur today.

Hasan Malek on implementation of managed float for RON95, diesel

Friday, November 21, 2014 - 18:53

Statement by Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Minister Datuk Seri Hasan Malek on the implementation of managed float for RON95 petrol and diesel

Fun activities await parents, children at Malaysia Islamic Children's Fair

By FIRDAOUS FADZIL - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 18:45

SHAH ALAM: Realising the need to educate parents on the importance of cultivating and nurturing values in children through play, Malaysia Islamic Children's Fair (MICF) is held once again this year to cater to parents who are seeking for alternative ways of educating their children.

MH17: Stop speculative reporting, says Ukraine envoy

Friday, November 21, 2014 - 17:45

KUALA LUMPUR: The media should wait for a full report from the Dutch-led team investigating on the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy, instead of using unfounded speculation from “so-called sources“, said Ukrainian Ambassador to Malaysia, Ihor Humennyi.

Raise EPF contribution rate, Cuepacs tells govt

Friday, November 21, 2014 - 17:28

KUALA LUMPUR: It is appropriate for the government to consider raising the rate of contribution to the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) for the workers, said the president of the Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) Datuk Azih Muda.

Man dies in swelling Sungai Terap

By Zarina Abdullah - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 16:51

KUALA TERENGGANU: A 48-year old man with learning disabilities was found drowned in Sungai Terap, Kampung Bukit Wan last night.

Soaring Malaysian bauxite exports a "game changer" for China

Friday, November 21, 2014 - 16:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Bauxite mines are springing up in Malaysia and shipping ever-increasing amounts of the raw material used for aluminium to China, helping fill a gap since Indonesia banned ore exports in January in a bid to encourage value-added processing at home.

Exist’s Ezad charged with drug possession

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 16:23

KUALA LUMPUR: An ex-vocalist of a pop-rock band, Exist was charged at the Selayang magistrate's court with possessing 0.3 grams of methamphetamine on Wednesday.