Dog event fiasco: Organiser says sorry

By AINA NASA - Saturday, 25 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: The organiser of the controversial social event 'I Want to Touch A Dog' has finally broken his silence by apologising over the misconceptions and confusion arising out of the event held on Oct 19.


Breeder lost RM20,000 when cows struck by lighting

By Zarina Abdullah - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 14:56

HULU TERENGGANU: A 53-year-old cow breeder here lost more than RM20,000 after his 13 cows were struck by lighting while they were under the tree Thursday evening.

Poverty is not an obstacle, Maal Hijrah mithali family winner

By Zarina Abdullah - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 14:46

KUALA TERENGGANU: A 60-year-old pensioner Mamat Osman from Kampung Surau Panjang, here, was the winner of Mithali Family category during the state level Maal Hijrah celebration at Wisma Darul Iman today.

DPM’s wife conferred Sri Sultan Ahmad Shah (SSAP) award

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 13:17

PEKAN: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's wife Puan Sri Noorainee Abdul Rahman led a list of 80 individuals who received the state awards and medals at Istana Abu Bakar here today, in conjunction with the Sultan of Pahang Sultan Ahmad Shah's 84th birthday.

Stay united, move forward, says Tengku Mizan

By Zarina Abdullah - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 13:12

KUALA TERENGGANU: The Sultan of Terengganu, Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin urged the people of Terengganu to get together hand in hands and stay unite in any aspects regardless the differences.

Continue to progress, Muslims told

By Jasmime Kaur - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 12:53

ALOR STAR: Tunku Temenggong Kedah Tan Sri Tunku Sallehuddin Sultan Badlishah and Toh Puan Temenggong Kedah Puan Sri Tengku Maliha Tengku Ariff as well as the Menteri Besar Kedah Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir attended a Maal Hijrah celebration at Dewan Seri Negeri in Wisma Darulaman today.

Dr Zahazan named Malacca’s Maal Hijrah Personality

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 12:48

MALACCA: Well-known Islamic scholar Dr Zahazan Mohamed, 40, was awarded Malacca's Maal Hijrah Personality for this year here today.

Mek Mulung declared as Kedah’s arts heritage

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 12:11

JITRA: The Kedah government has declared ‘Mek Mulung’, a traditional Malay theatre unique to the state, as a performing arts heritage.

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.

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

By KOI KYE LEE - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 11:22

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

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.