Landslide forces Tasik Kenyir road closure

Friday, 19 December 2014.

HULU TERENGGANU: A massive landslide has forced the closure of the Tasik Kenyir road about 30km from Kampung Basung onThursday evening.


Tour guide sentenced to death for drug trafficking

By MELISSA DARLYNE CHOW  - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:46

 GEORGE TOWN: An Indonesian tour guide was today sent to the gallows by the High Court here for trafficking 1.67kg of methamphetamine last year.

Aussie woman charged with drug trafficking

By KHAIRAH N.KARIM - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:19

SEPANG: An Australian woman was charged at the Sessions Court here with trafficking 1.5kg of methamphetamine about two weeks ago.

Sabah PKR rep to clarify his position after Christmas

By Roy Goh - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 09:27

KOTA KINABALU: Inanam Parti Keadilan Rakyat assemblyman Dr Roland Chia will be clarifying his position after Christmas.

Flood: 15,640 evacuated in Kelantan

By Sulaiman Jaafar and Zarina Abdullah - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 09:16

Kota Baru: The flood in Kelantan has taken a turn for the worst with 15,640 people evacuated to 109 centres in all districts.

3 tonne lorry crashes into stationary lorry, one dead

By Sylvia Looi - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:30

KUALA KANGSAR: A man died while another was seriously injured following an accident at Km247.4 of the North South Expressway.

Umno recruits members online

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: UMNO’S commitment to party rejuvenation is evident with the launching of its online membership registration drive, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday.

Work permit extended for 300,000

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:16

PUTRAJAYA: The government has agreed to extend the temporary work permits for more than 300,000 foreign workers, registered under the 6P programme, for a year with immediate effect.

‘Locals not willing to do 3D jobs’

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:15

PUTRAJAYA: The majority of locals are not interested in working in an environment that is either dirty, difficult or dangerous, forcing employers to hire foreign workers instead.

Ahmad: Fuel price drop likely

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: Petrol prices at the pump will likely be reduced come next year under the managed float pricing system, Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan said.

‘Govt saved failed housing projects’

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:14

SEPANG: THE government’s intervention has made it possible for the rehabilitation of 74 per cent of abandoned housing projects nationwide, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday.