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More than 40 cars trapped in KL flash floods

By NST ONLINE - Thursday, 12 May 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: More than 40 cars were trapped in flash floods on Jalan Semantan and at the entrance of Universiti Malaya.

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Soldiers pay tribute to wife of former MCA president

By ADRIAN DAVID - Friday, May 13, 2016 - 00:18

The country’s first local Royal Malaysian Navy chief Rear-Admiral (Rtd) Tan Sri K. Thanabalasingam paid tribute to the late Toh Puan Catherine Lim Cheng Neo, wife of former MCA president Tun Tan Siew Sin, recalling fond memories of the couple.

Was your car trapped in tonight's flash flood in KL? This is what you should do

By NST ONLINE - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 23:40

KUALA LUMPUR: Tonight's flash floods in KL immersed dozens of cars in deep, muddy water.

Najib reminds Umno members of loyalty, unity

By NST - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 23:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Loyalty and unity are the key factors behind Umno’s longevity and success.

Umno ready for Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar by-elections

By Awaina Arbee - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 23:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno is ready for the upcoming Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar by-election, said party Information Chief Tan Sri Annuar Musa.

Free WiFi now available at KLIA and KLIA2

By Bernama - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 22:25

SEPANG: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) today launched Airport WiFi service with two main features -- free access and premium access -- at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2 here.

Flash floods strike KL following downpour

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 21:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Heavy rain since 6pm today led to massive flash floods in areas such as Bangsar, Jalan Semantan and Jalan Pudu.

Two killed in Bukit Beruntung crash

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 20:56

BUKIT BERUNTUNG: Two men were killed while five others were injured in an accident involving three vehicles on Jalan Rasa here this evening.

Overlapping seat issue can be resolved if Opposition parties put aside their differences: Azmin

By C. Premananthini - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 20:49

SABAK BERNAM: PKR vice-president Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said the issue of overlapping seats can be resolved if opposition parties put aside their differences.

FGV to list subsidiaries 'when the time is right'

By OOI TEE CHING - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 20:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV) plans to list some of its subsidiaries on the stock market “when the time is right.”

Lepak, Teh Tarik and Shiok now in Oxford English Dictionary

By NST ONLINE - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 19:57

KUALA LUMPUR: Don't play play, our England now champion already.

China companies to bid for KL-Singapore HSR project

By Bernama - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 19:50

BEIJING: State-owned China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) and its subsidiary, China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd, (CHEC), are interested in bidding for the Malaysia-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) project.

IGP has face-to-face meeting with TMJ

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman and Chuah Bee Kim - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 19:48

JOHOR BARU: Inspector General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar had an audience with the Tunku Mahkota Johor, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim at Istana Bukit Pelangi here today.

Regular health screenings, compulsory housing for foreign workers soon

By AZURA ABAS and HASHINI KAVISHTRI KANNAN - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 19:32

PUTRAJAYA: The Cabinet Committee Meeting on Foreign Workers and Illegal Immigrants (JKKPA-PATI) has agreed on a proposal to strengthen Foreign Workers Medical Examination programme.

Four missing at sea rescued at last

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 19:16

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysian security forces have collected four people, picked up by Vietnamese fishermen after the group’s boat disappeared in waters off Kudat last week.

Two critical dams in Johor will dry out in two weeks if rainfall remains low

By Halim Said - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 19:03

JOHOR BARU: Two critical dams in the state will dry out in as little as two weeks if rainfall levels remain low.

Federal STAGG bust illegal lottery syndicate, arrest 24 agents and operators

By KELLY - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 18:32

MALACCA: The police's federal special task force for anti-vice, gaming and gangsterism (STAGG) scored a success in the state after crippling an illegal gambling syndicate following the arrest of 24 agents and operators here.

Msian security forces en route to collect four reported missing at sea

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 18:27

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysian security forces are on their way to collect four people, picked up by Vietnamese fishermen after the group’s boat disappeared in waters off Kudat last week.

Orang Utan Island in Bukit Merah reopens tomorrow

By Bernama - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 18:24

BAGAN SERAI: The Orang Utan Island in Bukit Merah, here, which has been closed since April 11 following the drop in water level at Bukit Merah Lake, will be reopened to the public tomorrow.

Amendments to Communications and Multimedia Act will not restrict freedom of speech

By Nuradzimmah Daim - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 18:20

KUALA LUMPUR: The proposed amendments to the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 is not meant to restrict freedom of speech.

Housewife molested during midnight walk with two-month-old baby

By Zarina Abdullah - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 17:06

KEMAMAN: A 19-year-old housewife was molested while pushing her baby in a stroller near a mosque in Chukai town on Tuesday.

Unregistered cosmetic products seized at Padang Besar trading arcade

By ILI SHAZWANI - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:50

PADANG BESAR: Cheap prices and quick results are among the appeals that lure many consumers including tourists to buy cosmetic products sold at the Padang Besar Trading Arcade.

Lingam challenges expulsion from legal fraternity

By HIDIR REDUAN - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Controversial former lawyer Datuk V. K. Lingam is challenging his expulsion from the legal fraternity over a 2001 judge-fixing scandal, which was caught on tape.

Spanish couple and two others who went missing in Sabah waters found safe

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Four people, including two Spanish nationals who went missing in Sabah waters on May 2, were found alive by Vietnamese fishermen today.

Cook sentenced to jail and maximum whipping for possession of cannabis

By Kelly Koh - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:07

MALACCA: A cook was sentenced to 12 years' jail and 10 strokes of the cane by the High Court here on Thursday for possession of 742.58gm of drugs last year.

Chef detained while collecting seven-kg parcel of cannabis at post office

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:03

KOTA KINABALU: A 28-year-old chef was detained when he collected a parcel containing cannabis at the post office here on Tuesday.

Odd-job worker charged with murder of police corporal

By Chong Chee Seong - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:01

MUAR: An odd-job worker was charged in the Magistrate's court here with the murder of a police corporal 12 days ago.

Pakatan can win Kuala Kangsar if it fields Dr Mahathir, says Perak DAP

By RAHMAT KHAIRULRIJAL - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 15:38

IPOH: Pakatan Harapan is confident of winning the Kuala Kangsar by-election provided that it fields former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as its candidate.

70 GROs arrested in Ops Noda

By Halim Said - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 15:36

ISKANDAR PUTERI: More than 70 guest relations workers (GROs) were picked up in a discotheque in Century Garden during the 'Ops Noda' anti-vice operation by police at 12.30am today.

Less workplace accidents, but commuting accidents up in Sabah

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 14:37

KOTA KINABALU: Commuting accidents in Sabah have increased while industrial or workplace-related incidents dropped within the period of 2012 until last year.

Rewiring needed in schools nationwide, says Education Ministry

By HASHINI KAVISHTRI KANNAN - Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 14:10

PUTRAJAYA: The Education Ministry says rewiring must be done in schools especially in old ones to avoid short circuits which could lead to fire.