Home Ministry intensifies effort to curb Malaysian involvement in IS

By Rozanna Latiff - Friday, 28 November 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts are being intensified to curb involvement of Malaysians in the Islamic State militant group, Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today.


Negri MB refutes allegations on Sedition Act

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 15:14

KUALA LUMPUR: The allegations by certain quarters that the government’s decision to retain and improve the Sedition Act 1948 was to suppress freedom of speech was refuted by Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan.

Transform Malay reserve land into affordable homes: Youth

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 14:54

KUALA LUMPUR: The state governments have been urged to develop Malay reserve land into housing schemes to provide more affordable homes, particularly for the Malays and Bumiputera, to overcome the housing problems.

Cremation for two Silantek coal mine victims

By Esther - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 14:13

KUCHING: Bodies of two victims of the Silantek coal mine explosion have been released by the Sarawak General Hoospital today.

Umno urged to retain Human Resources Minister's post

By RAHMAT KHAIRULRIJAL - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 13:51

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno should retain the Human Resources Minister’s post.

Sting strikes drug lab in Bayan Lepas

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:54

GEORGE TOWN: Police busted a heroin lab at a residential area in Bayan Lepas yesterday.

Transgender issue: Negri Sembilan to appeal

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:22

KUALA LUMPUR: The Negri Sembilan government will appeal on two legal aspects on the Court of Appeal’s decision in declaring the Negri Sembilan Islamic religious enactment barring cross-dressing by Muslim men in public places as unconstitutional.

NST digital edition a hit among Umno members

By Badrolhisham Bidin - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:19

KUALA LUMPUR: The digital papers of the New Straits Times, Berita Harian and Harian Metro were selling like hot cakes at the Umno General Assembly here.

Remains of two Indonesian coal mine workers sent home

By Adib Povera and Esther Landau - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:11

KUCHING: The body of two Indonesian nationals, who were killed during a coal mine explosion in Sri Aman near here last week, have been sent to their country yesterday.

Rela woman collapses at Umno assembly

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 11:56

KUALA LUMPUR: A Rela member who collapsed while on duty at Putra World Trade Centre was rushed to hospital by Civil Defence personnel.

Marina Mahathir conferred Doctor of Letters

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 11:53

GEORGE TOWN: Renowned social activist Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir was conferred an honorary Doctor of Letters by the Wawasan Open University (WOU) here today.