Wasatiyyah key to Malaysia’s success as Islamic nation: PM Najib

By KOI KYE LEE - Saturday, 25 October 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: The wasatiyyah concept practised by the government has led the nation to become a successful Islamic country on the international stage.


12 stolen cars worth RM1.3mil recovered, 12 arrested

By Hariz Mohd - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 11:38

KUALA LUMPUR: Police seized 12 stolen cars and arrested 12 men, including six buyers, in a series of operations around Selangor between Oct 14 and yesterday.

PM: Maal Hijrah inspires spirit of innovation

By ADRIAN DAVID AND ROBIN AUGUSTIN - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA, as a progressive Islamic nation, will always emulate the spirit of Saiyidina Umar al-Khattab’s innovative administration as the basis for the country’s transformation and development agenda, says Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

‘Kampung Boy’ a big hit in Japan

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR:  The Japanese version of Kampung Boy, made famous by Lat, has been nominated for the overseas comic category of Japan’s Gaiman Award.

Public urged to utilise 1DANA site

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday urged Malaysians to take advantage of the 1DANA portal to keep abreast of the allocation of government funds.

Cycling federation faces deregistration

By Arnaz M. Khairul and Fadhli Ishak - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: After the country’s poor performances at the Glasgow Commonwealth and Incheon Asian Games, and two high-profile doping cases, Malaysian sport was dealt another blow yesterday when the Malaysian National Cycling Federation (MNCF) was suspended by the Sports Commissioner’s Office (SCO).

‘Subsidy plan good for economy in the long term’

By LIDIANA ROSLI AND ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: THE government’s decision on those in the high-income bracket to pay the market price for RON95 from June next year will have a long-term positive effects on the country’s economy, economists said.

MAS plane diverts

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysia Airlines flight headed for Brisbane, Australia, was forced to divert to Bali, Indonesia, yesterday after one of its passengers went into labour.

Liow in US to seek assistance

By TASNIM LOKMAN - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: TRANSPORT Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai is in the United States to seek the country’s assistance in the investigation and search for the two Malaysia Airlines tragedies this year.

‘Weather at search area has improved’

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:12

PUTRAJAYA: Weather conditions in the southern Indian Ocean have improved and is conducive to the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, though various challenges remain for the search and recovery team.

Items retrieval by December?

By AINA NASA - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: FAMILY members of the passengers onboard Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 will most probably be able to retrieve the belongings of their loved ones by December.