Lahad Datu intrusion: Nine out of 13 accused found guilty of treason


KOTA KINABALU: The High Court today found 13 people guilty of various offences linked to the 2013 Lahad Datu intrusion.


Child Act (Amendment) 2016 gazetted

By Bernama - Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 01:18

PUTRAJAYA: The Child Act (Amendment) 2016 with four main amendments - child registry, community service order (CSO), a family-based care and heavier penalty - was gazetted today after obtaining the consent of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim.

PAN throws support for DAP's Penang snap polls idea

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 00:04


College student falls to his death from Kota Damansara apartment

By FAISAL ASYRAF - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 23:46

KUALA LUMPUR: A college student plunged to his death from the 19th floor of the Palm Spring Condominium in Kota Damansara today.

More than 2,000 Malaysian couples marry in South Thailand in first half of the year

By Bernama - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 22:33

KANGAR: More than 2,000 Malaysian couples were married in South Thailand during the first six months of this year.

No ban for Pokemon Go if released in Malaysia

By Bernama - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 21:06

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia has neither objection nor restriction for the free mobile game application, Pokemon Go, to be released in the country, says Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak.

Pak Lah pays last respects to Koh's wife in Penang

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 20:00

GEORGE TOWN: Former prime minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi and his wife Tun Jeanne Abdullah today paid their last respects to Puan Sri Chui Kah Peng, the wife of former Penang chief minister Tan Sri Koh Tsu Koon.

IGP: Police won't get involved in US Dept of Justice's 1MDB case

By FAISAL ASYRAF - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar reiterated that police will not get involved in the US Department of Justice's (DOJ) civil complaint on the case involving 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Thirty one foreign nationals detained in Terengganu immigration swoop

By ADRIAN DAVID - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:47

KUALA TERENGAGNU: Thirty one foreign nationals, including an Indonesian woman, were detained in a seven-hour swoop at three locations in Terengganu, for flouting immigration laws.

Media Prima, NSTP launch new office in Negri Sembilan

By Nur Aqidah Azizi - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:46

SEREMBAN: Media Prima News & Current Affairs TV Networks continues to strengthen its presence with the opening of Media Prima's 13th news office in the country, here today.

PM Najib witnesses document exchange between INSKEN-Teraju and Perhebat

By FAZLEENA AZIZ and FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:32

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today witnessed an exchange of documents between National Entrepreneurship Institute - Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit (INSKEN-TERAJU) and Armed Forces Ex-Servicemen Affairs Corporation (Perhebat) for a collaborative partnership training programme.

Taman OUG shooting: Hired killer caught at last

By FAISAL ASYRAF - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested the hired killer who shot dead Datin Wong Siu Ling at Taman OUG early this month.

Penang PKR lawmakers to attend special meeting tomorrow on snap polls

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 18:00

GEORGE TOWN: All 10 PKR lawmakers in Penang have been told to attend a special meeting by the party’s central committee in Kuala Lumpur tomorrow tonight.

Discussions on third Penang Bridge suspended

By ARNAZ M. KHAIRUL - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 16:48

KUALA LUMPUR: The Works Ministry has suspended discussions on the application for a third Penang Bridge by the state government.

Health Ministry mulling ways to penalise parents who do not vaccinate children

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 16:03

PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry is discussing possible actions that could be taken against parents, should they refuse to vaccinate their children despite making it mandatory.

MyCC to proceed with bid to reinstate RM10m fine for MAS, AirAsia

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:57

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) has obtained High Court leave to proceed with its legal bid to reinstate the RM10 million fines against Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and AirAsia over its allegedly anti-competitive market-sharing agreement.

Kota Tinggi boat wreck: Seven month-pregnant woman among those found dead

By Halim Said - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:18

KOTA TINGGI: Two more bodies from Saturday's boat wreck in Pantai Batu Layar were discovered this morning.

Najib: Those named in US Justice Dept civil complaint must take responsibility and clear their names

By Azura Abas - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:05

PUTRAJAYA: Those named in the United States Justice Department civil complaint related to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) must take responsibility for their actions and clear their names.

Nineteen motorists slapped with fines for misusing emergency lane

By Kelly Koh - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:04

ALOR GAJAH: Nineteen motorists, including a woman, were slapped with fines totalling RM29,100 by the Magistrates Court here today for misusing the emergency lane on the North-South Expressway (NSE).

Despatch rider charged with supporting terror act

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 13:35

KUALA LUMPUR: A despatch rider was hauled to the Magistrate's Court here today over his alleged support of a terrorist act involving explosives.

Two charged with seeking and providing support for IS [VIDEO]

By C. Premananthini - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 13:26

KLANG: Two suspects who have alleged ties with the Islamic State (IS) terror group were charged at the Magistrates Court here today.

High Court verdict on 14 today over Lahad Datu intrusion

By Kristy Inus - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 12:59

KOTA KINABALU: The High Court will deliver its verdict today in the case of 14 people charged in connection with the Tanduo intrusion.

Azmin to Selangor PAN deputy chief: Are you being a beggar?

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 12:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Cracks within opposition pact Pakatan Harapan in Selangor continued to widen today when embattled Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azmin Ali returned the salvo launched Selangor Parti Amanah Negara (PAN) deputy chief Saari Sungib.

Police committee set up to curb 'lenient' punishments, says deputy IGP

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: A committee under the purview of the police’s two top officers is responsible for monitoring and ensuring that punishments, imposed on its wayward officers, commensurate with the offences committed.

Commission wants more bite in law

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN AND ALIZA SHAH - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: The Enforcement Agencies Integrity Commission (EAIC), in serving to ensure enforcement personnel toe the line while discharging their duties, has taken enforcement agencies to task for their lack of action.

'Transferring errant personnel just transfers problems to another place'

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Enforcement agencies must stop their age-old practice of redeploying wayward personnel as it has done little to address the core problem.

IS's tactics make things harder for cops

By ALIZA SHAH - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: The Islamic State’s (IS) highly compartmentalised approach to planning terror attacks involving several cells in the country is making it difficult for police to gather intelligence and foil its plans. 

Tell students about IS danger, teachers urged

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA NERANG: Schoolchildren should be made aware of the dangers of extremism so that they are not influenced by militant movements.

Search on for why vaccinated adults contract diphtheria

By Farezza Hanum Rashid - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Bacteria that cause diseases like diphtheria are constantly evolving to survive, and doing so will increase their virulence, says a medical expert.

Baby dies days after diphtheria check-up

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:00

SUNGAI PETANI: Muhammad Rushaidi Rizqi, 11 months, who was in a critical condition last month after being diagnosed with diphtheria, died about 2am yesterday.

Police detain factory worker in real estate agent murder case

By Bernama - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 10:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Police detained a factory worker suspected of involvement in the fatal shooting of a female real estate agent in Taman OUG in Old Klang Road here on July 6.