Permit needed to collect Gaza, Palestine donations: IGP

Friday, 25 July 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Individuals or organisations wanting to collect donations for humanitarian fund have to obtain permit from the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) before doing so, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar when contacted by Bernama.


Lower cost of care centre conversion status

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 17:01

GEORGE TOWN: The women, family and community development ministry has asked the Penang Municipal Council (MPPP) to lower the rate for conversion of residential homes to care centres.

MH17: M’sian Takaful association to expedite claims payment

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 16:50

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Takaful Association (MTA) member companies are considering waiving the standard claims requirement to assist in speeding up the claim payment once the beneficiaries have been confirmed.

Hadi wants Khalid to continue as Menteri Besar

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 16:48

MARANG: PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang today defended Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim and wanted the latter to remain as Selangor Menteri Besar.

MH17: Learning the Ukraine conflict

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 16:46

KUALA LUMPUR: As for most Malaysians the conflict in Ukraine was not their concern, at least until July 17 when Malaysia Airlines’ flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down over Ukraine.

Three charged with possession of stolen container worth USD1.5mil

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 16:21

KLANG: A container truck driver, a driving school instructor and a sub-contractor claimed trial at the Sessions Court here today to possessing stolen container consisting internal hard drives worth USD 1.5 million a week ago.

MH17: Cancellation of open house, important message to the world: Ahmad Shabery

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 16:00

PUTRAJAYA: The cancellation of the cabinet ministers’ 2014 Aidilfitri open house is an important message to the world that Malaysians are united and share the sorrow of the family members of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 crash victims.

Woman arrested, drug worth RM500,000 seized at Bukit Kayu Hitam

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 14:22

ALOR STAR: The Kedah Customs Department thwarted an attempt to smuggle in 2.352kg of syabu, valued at RM446,880, at the Bukit Kayu Hitam Immigration Complex about noon last Wednesday with the arrest of a woman, believed to be a drug mule.

Malacca SPAD issues 15 additional bus permit for Aidilfitri

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 13:50

MALACCA: The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) has issued an additional 15 bus permits to cater the demand for express buses in Malacca this Aidilfitri.

MH17: Sabah state gov’t cancels Hari Raya open house

By Kristy Inus - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 13:12

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah state government has cancelled on hosting the state-level Hari Raya open house this year.

MH17: Flying still safe despite tragedies: IATA chief

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:52

KUALA LUMPUR: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has maintained that flying is safe and that safety is its number one priority despite three tragedies in quick succession and events in the past seven days.