Dog event fiasco: Organiser says sorry

By AINA NASA - Saturday, 25 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: The organiser of the controversial social event 'I Want to Touch A Dog' has finally broken his silence by apologising over the misconceptions and confusion arising out of the event held on Oct 19.


Asean skills competition boon for human capital development

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 21:42

HANOI: The Asean Skills Competition (ASC), introduced 19 years ago, has been a boon towards the development of innovative and skilled human capital in Malaysia.

Media Prima Bhd Palestine Humanitarian Fund receives donation from Writers Summit

By Jasmime Kaur - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 21:37

JITRA: Participants of the Malaysian Writers Summit here passed the hat around and collected some RM2,460 for the Media Prima Bhd Palestine Humanitarian Fund.

TNB apps help check power bill arrears by tenants

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 21:02

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) has introduced online applications that can assist house owners to check whether their tenants have built up arrears in their electricity bills.

Six-year-old girl dies in Maran accident

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 20:40

KUANTAN: A six-year-old girl died after the MPV she was travelling in was involved in a collision with a trailer lorry at Km143.7 of the East Coast Expressway near Maran yesterday, police said today.

MMEA thwarts attempt to smuggle in RM1.4m worth of cigarettes

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 20:35

KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) seized cigarettes of various brands valued at RM1.41 million being smuggled into the country by boat via Sipitang waters last night.

Do not encroach into Orang Asli ancestral land

By Audrey Dermawan - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 19:40

CAMERON HGHLANDS: Orang Asli from four villagers near here, facing the threat of losing their customary land and livelihood, have found an ally in Datuk Seri G. Palanivel.

Japan to import M’sian halal food

By Iskandar Tajuddin - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 19:29

BERA: Japan will be the latest country to import Malaysian halal food products, which are known for their freshness and hygiene.

M’sia to stress on real - time aircraft tracking at Montreal meeting

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 19:05

KUALA LUMPUR: The need to implement real-time aircraft tracking and sharing of information pertaining to flight risks are among issues to be forwarded by Malaysia to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Council which meets in Canada next week.

Maggot infested body found in George Town

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 18:50

GEORGE TOWN: A foul stench led to the discovery of a maggot-infested body of a man at a flat in Bukit Jambul here.

Study on ‘Youth City’ to start next year

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 18:05

KOTA KINABALU: A study on the concept of developing a ‘youth city’ will start next year, says Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan today.