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Lahad Datu intrusion: Nine out of 13 accused found guilty of treason

By AVILA GERALDINE AND OLIVIA MIWIL - Monday, 25 July 2016.

KOTA KINABALU: The High Court today found 13 people guilty of various offences linked to the 2013 Lahad Datu intrusion.

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Thirty one foreign nationals detained in Terengganu immigration swoop

By ADRIAN DAVID - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:47

KUALA TERENGAGNU: Thirty one foreign nationals, including an Indonesian woman, were detained in a seven-hour swoop at three locations in Terengganu, for flouting immigration laws.

Media Prima, NSTP launch new office in Negri Sembilan

By Nur Aqidah Azizi - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:46

SEREMBAN: Media Prima News & Current Affairs TV Networks continues to strengthen its presence with the opening of Media Prima's 13th news office in the country, here today.

PM Najib witnesses document exchange between INSKEN-Teraju and Perhebat

By FAZLEENA AZIZ and FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:32

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today witnessed an exchange of documents between National Entrepreneurship Institute - Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit (INSKEN-TERAJU) and Armed Forces Ex-Servicemen Affairs Corporation (Perhebat) for a collaborative partnership training programme.

Taman OUG shooting: Hired killer caught at last

By FAISAL ASYRAF - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 19:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested the hired killer who shot dead Datin Wong Siu Ling at Taman OUG early this month.

Penang PKR lawmakers to attend special meeting tomorrow on snap polls

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 18:00

GEORGE TOWN: All 10 PKR lawmakers in Penang have been told to attend a special meeting by the party’s central committee in Kuala Lumpur tomorrow tonight.

Discussions on third Penang Bridge suspended

By ARNAZ M. KHAIRUL - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 16:48

KUALA LUMPUR: The Works Ministry has suspended discussions on the application for a third Penang Bridge by the state government.

Health Ministry mulling ways to penalise parents who do not vaccinate children

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 16:03

PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry is discussing possible actions that could be taken against parents, should they refuse to vaccinate their children despite making it mandatory.

MyCC to proceed with bid to reinstate RM10m fine for MAS, AirAsia

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:57

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) has obtained High Court leave to proceed with its legal bid to reinstate the RM10 million fines against Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and AirAsia over its allegedly anti-competitive market-sharing agreement.

Kota Tinggi boat wreck: Seven month-pregnant woman among those found dead

By Halim Said - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:18

KOTA TINGGI: Two more bodies from Saturday's boat wreck in Pantai Batu Layar were discovered this morning.

Najib: Those named in US Justice Dept civil complaint must take responsibility and clear their names

By Azura Abas - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:05

PUTRAJAYA: Those named in the United States Justice Department civil complaint related to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) must take responsibility for their actions and clear their names.

Nineteen motorists slapped with fines for misusing emergency lane

By Kelly Koh - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:04

ALOR GAJAH: Nineteen motorists, including a woman, were slapped with fines totalling RM29,100 by the Magistrates Court here today for misusing the emergency lane on the North-South Expressway (NSE).

Despatch rider charged with supporting terror act

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 13:35

KUALA LUMPUR: A despatch rider was hauled to the Magistrate's Court here today over his alleged support of a terrorist act involving explosives.

Two charged with seeking and providing support for IS [VIDEO]

By C. Premananthini - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 13:26

KLANG: Two suspects who have alleged ties with the Islamic State (IS) terror group were charged at the Magistrates Court here today.

High Court verdict on 14 today over Lahad Datu intrusion

By Kristy Inus - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 12:59

KOTA KINABALU: The High Court will deliver its verdict today in the case of 14 people charged in connection with the Tanduo intrusion.

Azmin to Selangor PAN deputy chief: Are you being a beggar?

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 12:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Cracks within opposition pact Pakatan Harapan in Selangor continued to widen today when embattled Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azmin Ali returned the salvo launched Selangor Parti Amanah Negara (PAN) deputy chief Saari Sungib.

Police committee set up to curb 'lenient' punishments, says deputy IGP

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: A committee under the purview of the police’s two top officers is responsible for monitoring and ensuring that punishments, imposed on its wayward officers, commensurate with the offences committed.

Commission wants more bite in law

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN AND ALIZA SHAH - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: The Enforcement Agencies Integrity Commission (EAIC), in serving to ensure enforcement personnel toe the line while discharging their duties, has taken enforcement agencies to task for their lack of action.

'Transferring errant personnel just transfers problems to another place'

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Enforcement agencies must stop their age-old practice of redeploying wayward personnel as it has done little to address the core problem.

IS's tactics make things harder for cops

By ALIZA SHAH - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: The Islamic State’s (IS) highly compartmentalised approach to planning terror attacks involving several cells in the country is making it difficult for police to gather intelligence and foil its plans. 

Tell students about IS danger, teachers urged

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA NERANG: Schoolchildren should be made aware of the dangers of extremism so that they are not influenced by militant movements.

Search on for why vaccinated adults contract diphtheria

By Farezza Hanum Rashid - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Bacteria that cause diseases like diphtheria are constantly evolving to survive, and doing so will increase their virulence, says a medical expert.

Baby dies days after diphtheria check-up

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:00

SUNGAI PETANI: Muhammad Rushaidi Rizqi, 11 months, who was in a critical condition last month after being diagnosed with diphtheria, died about 2am yesterday.

Police detain factory worker in real estate agent murder case

By Bernama - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 10:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Police detained a factory worker suspected of involvement in the fatal shooting of a female real estate agent in Taman OUG in Old Klang Road here on July 6.

Explosion rocks bank in Muadzam Shah [VIDEO]

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 10:29

MUADZAM SHAH: A bank in Muadzam Shah was severely damaged after an explosion took place at the outlet early this morning.

Uphold Malaysia's sovereignty, reject extremism, says Najib

By ADRIAN LAI AND RAHMAT KHAIRULRIJAL - Monday, July 25, 2016 - 01:17

BAGAN DATOH: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has called on all Malaysians to uphold the nation’s sovereignty and to reject militant extremism to preserve the country’s peace.

Man killed in car crash along East Coast Expressway 2

By ADRIAN DAVID - Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 23:20

DUNGUN: A motorist was killed when he lost control of his car at KM374.1 of the East Coast Highway 2 along the Kuantan-Kuala Terengganu stretch, yesterday.

Penang Gerakan extends condolences over Chui's death

By Audrey Dermawan - Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 22:38

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Gerakan has expressed its heartfelt condolences to former Penang chief minister Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon over the passing of his wife, Puan Sri Chui Kah Peng, today.

PM Najib joins 20,000 crowd at Tourism Ministry Aidilfitri open house

By RAHMAT KHAIRULRIJAL - Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 22:04

BAGAN DATOH: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor joined more than 20,000 guests in a colourful national-level Hari Raya Aidilfitri open house here tonight.

From banker to humanitaran: How one woman gave up her career to become a MyCorps volunteer

By FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 21:19

PUTRAJAYA: She had a stable, lucrative career as a banker. However, A. Gayathri still felt that there was something missing in her life.

Four Vietnamese vessels detained for illegally fishing in Terengganu waters

By Adrian David and Zarina Abdullah - Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 20:15

KUALA TERENGGANU: Four Vietnamese vessels, worth a total of RM1.7 million, were seized by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) for illegally fishing off Terengganu waters, on Friday.