Tornado-like storm damages houses in Klang

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

KLANG: Some 30 houses and six apartment blocks at Jalan Banting and Jalan Besar Pandamaran were damaged when the roofs were torn off by what described by residents as a tornado at 2pm today.


Curfew extended at Esszone areas: Sabah police chief

By Kristy Inus - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 18:20

KOTA KINABALU: The dusk-till-dawn curfew at six districts under Eastern Sabah Safety Zone (Esszone) has been extended until November 6.

Bukit Beruntung landslide: Residents may be allowed to return in three days

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 18:09

HULU SELANGOR: Residents of the apartment affected in a landslide in Bukit Beruntung, here on Monday, should expect at least three days before they are allowed to return to their homes.

Temporary hospital to be set up during Umno General Assembly

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 17:41

KUALA LUMPUR: A temporary hospital will be set up during the 57th Umno General Assembly, scheduled to be held late next month.

Grand Saga to distribute free Touch N Go cards

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 17:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Grand Saga Sdn Bhd, the concession company for Cheras-Kajang Highway will be distributing 1,500 pre-loaded free Touch N’ Go cards, with a total value of RM10,500 in conjunction with this year’s Deepavali Celebration.

Lecturer loses defamation appeal against blogger

By HIDIR REDUAN - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:57

PUTRAJAYA: A Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia senior lecturer failed to overturn a High Court dismissal of his RM1 million defamation suit against a blogger over allegation linking him to Wahhabism.

Dengue cases in Penang on the rise

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:53

GEORGE TOWN: A spike in dengue cases reported within a month in Penang has raised concern from the state health authority.

Give attention to design, branding of wood, timber products: Muhyiddin

By Rozanna Latiff - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:49

CYBERJAYA: The design and branding of Malaysia's wood and timber products must be given attention so that the country would be known worldwide for the quality of products offered here, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said.

New Malaysia Ambassador present credentials to Montenegro President

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:42

CETINJE: The new Malaysia Ambassador to Montenegro, Anuar Kasman presented his credentials to Montenegro President Filip Vujanovic.

Two cops claimed trial to corruption

By BALVIN KAUR - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:30

BUTTERWORTH: Two policemen pleaded not guilty today to soliciting and accepting bribes from a man believed to possess drugs.

Ismail Hussein laid to rest

By BALQIS LIM - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 16:26

KUALA LUMPUR: Family, friends and compatriots today paid their last respects to former Federation of National Writers Association of Malaysia (Gapena) president Prof Tan Sri Dr Ismail Hussein, who was laid to rest at the Bukit Kiara Muslim cemetery here at noon.