Malaysia strong to weather sluggish global economic: Najib

By Azura Abas - Friday, 19 December 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s economic fundamentals are still strong to weather the sluggish global economy, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak tonight.


12 years’ jail for raping underaged stepdaughter

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 21:23

KUALA LUMPUR: A man was sentenced to 12 years’ jail and eight strokes of the cane by the Ampang Sessions Court here today for raping his underaged stepdaughter.

Two Malaysian youth nabbed in Singapore for drug trafficking

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 20:26

SINGAPORE: A teenager was among two Malaysians suspected of drug couriers, detained by the Singapore authorities in separate incidents here yesterday.

Pakistanis gather to pay respects to Peshawar victims

By TASNIM - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 20:25

KUALA LUMPUR: The Pakistani flag hung at half-mast at the high commission here as a representative from the community, known as the Imam, read verses from the Quran for victims of the Peshawar massacre.

Johor latest to be hit by flood

By SIM BAK HENG - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 20:07

JOHOR BARU: Flood has worsened at the east coast of Johor in the afternoon, with 355 villagers from three villages relocated to three relief centres in Endau, an east coast town of Johor, as of 8pm.

“I have never taken bribes from Camerons farmers”, says Adnan Yaakob

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 19:41

KUANTAN: Pahang Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob swore at the Pahang State Legislative Assembly sitting today that he had never received any bribe from vegetable farmers in Cameron Highlands.

Malaysia, Australia to combat transnational crimes

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 18:25

LANGKAWI: Malaysia and Australia are joining forces to fight transnational crimes following the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) here today.

PKR’s Surendran allowed bid on Sedition Act

By HIDIR REDUAN - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 16:57

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sessions Court allowed Padang Serai Member of Parliament N. Surendran's bid to have the High Court look into the constitutionality of the Sedition Act 1948.

3 more suspected soccer hooligans sought

By EUNICE - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 16:50

SHAH ALAM: Selangor police urged the remaining three individuals believed to be involved in the altercation during the AFF Suzuki Cup semi final leg between Malaysia and Vietnam on Dec 7 to come forward.

Friends charged with murdering colleague

By KHAIRAH N. - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 16:18

KUALA LUMPUR: A contract worker and a lorry driver were charged at the magistrate's court here with murdering their friend about two weeks ago.

Teen gold digger buried alive

By T.N ALAGESH - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 15:59

MARAN: A 17-year-old youth was killed when he fell in a hole he was digging to mine gold at Ulu Luit, Sri Jaya here caved in on Thursday.