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MH17: Remains of Shaikh Mohd Noor buried in Klang

By NST TEAM - Friday, 19 September 2014.

KLANG: The remains of MH17 crew Shaikh Mohd Noor Mahmood was brought to Masjid Sultan Sulaiman here for prayers before it was transferred to a cemetery, five kilometres away.

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NO outweigh YES in Scotland independence vote

By Raymund Wong - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:47

KUALA LUMPUR: Early results for the poll on whether Scotland should remain in the United Kingdom (UK) has seen the `No` side leading with a narrow margin.

Some Pas members want party to appease Pakatan by rejecting MB’s post

By Shahrum Sayuthi - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:42

BATU PAHAT: Concerned with the possibility of Pas leaving the Pakatan coalition following dispute over the Selangor leadership crisis, some members insisted that the party leadership reject the MB post if selected by the Sultan.

Adam Adli gets 12 months in prison for seditious remarks

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Activist Adam Adli Abd Halim was sentenced to 12 months in prison by the Sessions Court for making seditious remarks at a ceramah in May last year.

Update on MH17: Remains of 3 arrive home, one-minute silence observed

By Azura Abas - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:38

SEPANG: Relatives and friends of three MH17 victims, led by Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, observed a one-minute silence at 8.48am as soon as all the caskets were transferred into hearses.

Kuala Nerus declared 8th district in Terengganu

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA TERENGGANU: THE people of Kuala Nerus had their wish fulfilled yesterday when Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak announced that the government had agreed to elevate the status of the sub district to a full-fledged district.

Fiscal policies to support GDP growth

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will continue to implement fiscally-responsible policies as Malaysia’s economy continues to grow at a rapid pace.

‘Umno must be relevant’

By Rozanna Latiff - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:11

PUTRAJAYA: UMNO needs “new wisdom” in order to manage current developments and ensure the party’s continued strength and relevance, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said.

Crime index drops 23.5pc

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:10

TUMPAT: The country’s crime index has dropped by 23.5 per cent as of August, said Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi yesterday.

Cops probing whether suspects in cahoots

By TEOH PEI YING AND HANI SHAMIRA SHARUDIN - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:10

PUTRAJAYA: POLICE are looking into the possibility that the 14 suspects behind the leak of Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah’s (UPSR) English and Science papers were working together and that they were also responsible for the leak of previous national examination papers.

Exam Board SOP review panel named

By A. Azim Idris - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:10

PUTRAJAYA: THE Education Ministry yesterday announced the eight members of the special committee to scrutinise and review the standard operating procedure for public examinations following the leak in this year’s Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah’s (UPSR) Science and English papers.