English a must pass subject for university students: Muhyiddin

By KOI KYE LEE and AZIM IDRIS - Tuesday, 2 September 2014.

CYBERJAYA: English will soon be made into a mandatory pass subject at the university level.


Myanmar worker found dead

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 23:20

BACHOK: The police have sought two Myanmar construction workers in connection with the killing of a compatriot at a house under construction in Kampung Beoh here today.

Malaysia allocates RM3mil to conduct courses with Sids

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 23:18

KUALA LUMPUR: Beginning next year, Malaysia has allocated about RM3 million (USD1 million) to conduct courses and suitable programmes to support genuine, enduring and sustainable partnerships with Small Island Developing States (Sids).

PPS poses concern to the people when it challenges police

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 23:09

KUALA LUMPUR: The Penang DAP government insists on defending the Voluntary Patrol Team (PPS) because it may have an interest in the existence of the PPS which is reported to have more than 9,000 members, according to a social analyst today.

LKIM assists 62 Terengganu fishermen to be delisted from e-kasih

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 23:05

MARANG: Sixty-two fishermen from Marang and Kuala Trengganu are expected to be delisted from the e-kasih list beginning next month.

Customs want seized luxury car owners to settle compound

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 22:56

PETALING JAYA: The Customs Department urged luxury car owners whose cars were seized for not having Approved Permits (AP) and using the car in the mainland beyond the permitted period, to settle compounds imposed on their imported cars.

July 2014 MUET results out on Sept 4

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 22:46

KUALA LUMPUR: Candidates who sat for the July 2014 Malaysian University English Test (MUET) will be able to obtain their results on Thursday.

MH17: 31 remains of Malaysian victims repatriated so far

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 22:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Seven more remains of the Malaysian victims of the MH17 tragedy were repatriated today, bringing the total to 31, since the tragedy took place 48 days ago.

EC gets new deputy chairman

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 21:53

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry secretary-general Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah had been appointed the new deputy chairman of the Election Commission (EC).

Lahad Datu intrusion: Tian Chua’s statement can trigger anger, chaos

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 21:48

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Johor Baru Umno vice youth chief Syed Amirrudin Syed Jaffar said today the statement by Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) vice president Tian Chuan pertaining to the instrusion issue in Lahad Datu, Sabah can cause anger among the people and trigger chaos.

MH17: Media asked not to pressure kins of victims: IGP

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 21:38

KUALA LUMPUR: Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar today urged media practitioners not to pressure the next of kin of victims of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 crash to the extent of causing disharmony.