Dead Malaysian girl in Adelaide identified as Adelene Leong

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Thursday, 18 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: South Australia Police has released the identity of the eight-year-old Malaysian girl who was killed after she was flung out of her seat from a spinning ride at the Royal Adelaide Show in Australia, on Friday.


‘Spur youth to be entrepreneurs’

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:19

CYBERJAYA: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has called on financial institutions to support entrepreneurs who continue to strive for success despite experiencing failures in the past.

DPM: Govt committed to bridging digital gap

By ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR AND RAYMUND WONG - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:18

KUALA LUMPUR: IT is vital that the digital disparity between rural and urban areas be addressed accordingly, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said yesterday.

PM lauds local varsities

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:18

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday praised the five Malaysian universities that had improved their positions in this year’s QS World University Rankings.

Cops eyeing masterminds


KUALA LUMPUR: THE noose is tightening fast on the perpetrators behind the leaked Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) papers with the country’s top cop yesterday saying police would arrest the main culprits soon.

Pandas get visit from King and Queen

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:17

KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajah Haminah yesterday visited Zoo Negara to see the giant pandas, Xing Xing and Liang Liang.

Pact signed to repatriate illegal Nepalis

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:17

KATHMANDU: International Money Express (IME) Malaysia and the Nepalese embassy in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday signed an agreement for the repatriation of undocumented Nepali migrant workers from Malaysia.

DAP chief draws flak over remark

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:17

KUCHING: State DAP chairman Chong Chieng Jen landed himself in trouble recently when he questioned why the Negaraku was being sung at the beginning of movies at cineplexes.

More Customs arrests soon

By AINA NASA - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:17

KUALA LUMPUR: AT least 16 more senior Customs officers, including a state director with the title “Datuk”, are expected to be picked up soon in connection with alleged smuggling of contraband items worth hundreds of millions of ringgit in unpaid duties.

Malaysian DVI team members honoured

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:17

PUTRAJAYA: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak presented certificates of appreciation to 19 Malaysians who had helped in the identification of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 victims in the Netherlands.

MAS slams MH370 ‘scoop’ by authors

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) yesterday slammed a web portal and the author of a book claiming to offer the “scoop” on missing flight MH370 for publishing irresponsible articles.