MAS to trim workforce, new company to take over

Friday, 29 August 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: A new company will be set up to take over the business of existing Malaysia Airlines which will be delisted.


Umno leadership supports me, says Najib on Dr M’s criticisms

By ROZANNA LATIFF AND ADRIAN LAI - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 20:05

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak brushed aside criticisms levelled against him by former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, saying he still commanded the support of the Umno leadership.

Only 800 security companies allowed to operate nationwide - Zahid Hamidi

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 19:33

KUALA LUMPUR: Only 800 security companies are allowed to operate nationwide effective today to limit their number and avoid unhealthy competition.

Mohamad Salleh, Nurul Izzah and Saifuddin fail to reach settlement, suit goes for trial

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 19:04

KUALA LUMPUR:The suit filed by Datuk Seri Dr Mohamad Salleh Ismail against Lembah Pantai Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar and PKR secretary-general Saifuddin Nasution over the purchase of eight units of condominium, will go for full trial.

Anifah to take the stand on Oct 30 against Anwar

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 18:51

KUALA LUMPUR: Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman will take the stand on Oct 30 to rebut opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's allegations against him.

10 per cent Merdeka discount for Duke toll users

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 17:21

KUALA LUMPUR: Class 1 vehicle (car) owners will get a 10 per cent discount on the toll rate along Duta-Ulu Kelang Expressway (Duke), in conjunction with Malaysia’s 57th Independence Day.

Najib to deliver live speech on Merdeka eve

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 17:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is expected to deliver his address live for the first time on the eve of 57th Merdeka anniversary, unlike in previous years where his speech was recorded in studio and broadcast later.

Man arrested for possession of heroin

By Jasmime Kaur - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 16:59

ALOR STAR: Police arrested a 35-year-old unemployed man for possession of 455 grams of heroin last night.

Double cheer for Tamil school

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 16:53

GEORGE TOWN: It is double happiness for the pupils of SJK (T) Subramaniya Baharthee, with the word Merdeka having profound meaning to them today.

MH17: IGP, AG going to Amsterdam Sunday

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 16:39

KUALA LUMPUR: Attorney-General Tan Sri Abdul Gani Patail and Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar will be leaving for Amsterdam on Sunday.

Factory worker gets death for murder

By Hariz Mohd - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 16:12

SEREMBAN: A factory worker was sent to the gallows by the High Court here for murdering his niece in January last year.