Four main objectives in developing higher education: PM

Tuesday, 2 September 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today said the four main objectives in developing higher education, among other things, were to create a centre to generate knowledge and manpower that can carry and fulfill the country's vision.


MH17: Sanjid Singh’s family thanks govt for bringing back his ashes

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 17:34

KUALA LUMPUR: The family of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 crew member Sanjid Singh Sandhu has expressed its appreciation to the government for bringing back his ashes.

Churn out more graduates in ICT, Muhyiddin tells universities, colleges

By KOI KYE LEE and AZIM IDRIS - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 17:13

CYBERJAYA: Colleges, universities and industry players must step up efforts and collaborate to churn out more graduates in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry.

MH17: Tambi Jiee’s family to decide on remains

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 16:57

SEPANG: Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rohani Karim said they would assent to any decision by the family of flight MH17 victim, Tambi Jiee on where to send his remains to.

Colleague recalls treasured moments with pilot in Holy Land

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 16:51

SEPANG: The treasured moments he had shared with the late Capt Wan Amran Wan Hussin, one of the pilots of the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17, drew fellow MAS pilot Capt Abu Samah Yahya to attend the ceremony honouring MH17 tragedy victims at the Bunga Raya Complex of the KL Internatio

MH17: Heirs of crew, passengers to receive Socso benefits from today

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 16:39

KUALA LUMPUR: Heirs of 15 crew mmebers and two passengers of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 will receive Social Security Organisation (Socso) benefits from today.

Kelantan Umno finalising list of candidates for Pengkalan Kubor by-election

By ILI SHAZWANI - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 16:10

ARAU: Kelantan Umno is finalising the list of shortlisted candidates for the upcoming Pengkalan Kubor by-election.

Govt willing to help ketum planters to shift to alternative crops

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 16:06

GURUN: The government is willing to help owners of ketum plantation to shift to an alternative crops.

MH17: Malaysia seeks to strengthen ties for probe team to return to crash site

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:40

SEPANG: Malaysia seeks to strengthen ties with the relevant countries and parties to enable Malaysian investigating and security teams to return to the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH17 tragedy site in eastern Ukraine to look for the rest of the remains of the victims.

Anti-Lynas unlawful assembly case put off to Oct 3

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:30

KUANTAN: The case of 15 individuals, including Himpunan Hijau leader Wong Tack, charged with taking part in an illegal assembly and using force to protest against a rare-earth plant in Gebeng in June has been fixed for mention in the Sessions Court here on Oct 3.

MH17: Najib hopes families of victims will remain strong

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:20

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today he hoped that the families of the MH17 tragedy victims who received the remains of their loved ones today would remain strong.