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PM Najib: Respect due process on 1MDB probe

By Nuradzimmah Daim - Thursday, 21 July 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will give its full cooperation to international parties investigating issues surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

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Boon Siew Honda denies involvement in financial campaign for Khairul Idham

By Bernama - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 21:58

KUALA LUMPUR: Boon Siew Honda has denied it is involved in any campaign to get financial aid for rising Moto3 rider Khairul Idham Pawi.

Man detained for possessing military vehicle and equipment

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 21:10

PUTRAJAYA: Police today detained a telecommunications technician and seized a military vehicle and equipment found in his possession.

Perodua Bezza gets more than 4,000 orders in first five days

By ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 20:07

KUALA LUMPUR: Within five days of its launch, Perodua’s first sedan, the Perodua Bezza, has received overwhelming response, with 4,028 orders despite a softer automotive market.

PM not subject to 1MDB investigation in any way - Rahman Dahlan

By Bernama - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 19:43

PETALING JAYA: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan maintained that Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak was not subject to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd investigation as the probe did not in any way implicate the Prime Minister.

Police confirm: Five Malaysian sailors kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf

By Hariz Mohd - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 19:19

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have confirmed that the five Malaysian sailors taken from a tugboat off Lahad Datu were kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf guerilla (ASG).

Policemen not banned from playing Pokemon Go, says IGP

By Hariz Mohd - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 19:16

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have no plans to ban its officers from playing Pokemon Go if it is introduced in the country.

Policemen must pass mandatory fitness test before confirmation, promotions

By Hariz Mohd - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 19:12

KUALA LUMPUR: Beginning 2018, the Federal police will enforce a requirement for its officers to pass a fitness test before receiving confirmation and promotions.

IGP: First phase of police probe into 1MDB almost completed

By Hariz Mohd - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:56

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have almost completed their first phase of investigations into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Zahid: Malaysia to study Sime Darby's request for 5,000 Sri Lankan plantation workers

By T.N.Alagesh - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:49

COLOMBO (SRI LANKA): Malaysia will look into a request by Sime Darby Bhd to bring in Sri Lankan workers to work in the plantation sector.

Man jailed four months for throwing Quran to the ground says he was 'stressed'

By Shanti Gunaratnam - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:41

KUALA LUMPUR: An unemployed man who threw a copy of the Quran on the road after a squabble, was today jailed for four months by the magistrate's court for insulting Islam.

AG: No requests yet from US Justice Dept for 1MDB information or evidence

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:34

PUTRAJAYA: The Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) has yet to receive any request from the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) to obtain any information or evidence pertaining to the investigation on 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Dr M wants independent tribunal to probe US Justice Dept 1MDB findings

By HASHINI KAVISHTRI KANNAN and FAZLEENA AZIZ - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:27

PUTRAJAYA: Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has called for an independent tribunal to be established to probe the findings of the United States Justice Department on 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Sabah registers whopping increase in tourist arrivals from China

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:23

KOTA KINABALU: Tourist arrivals from China to Sabah recorded an increase of 55.8 per cent in the first four months compared to same period last year.

Four who assaulted, humiliated single mother to face court action

By Zarina Abdullah - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:13

KUALA TERENGGANU: Four suspects who assaulted a 52-year-old single mother, including scrubbing chili powder on her privates, will be charged at the Setiu magistrate's court this Sunday.

IGP tells cops: No promotions until you meet BMI requirements

By NST ONLINE - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 17:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Beginning next year, policemen who do not meet their Body Mass Index (BMI) requirements will not be confirmed, or be promoted.

Authorities to review CBD status of Bangsar, Hartamas, TTDI

By Azura Abas - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 16:58

PUTRAJAYA: The authorities are set to review the 'central business district' (CBD) status of several townships in Kuala Lumpur.

Couple's communication greatly helps in dealing with ED

By Bernama - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 16:31

KUALA LUMPUR: Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is an issue that most men would like to avoid discussing.

'Bomb' joke gets man arrested at airport, delays three flights out of Kuching

By Bernama - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 15:52

KUCHING: A man who joked that he had a bomb in a box he was carrying courted arrest at the check-in counter of the Kuching International Airport here today and forced the rescheduling of three departing flights, according to a source.

Snap polls idea evidence of cracks within DAP-Pakatan pact in Penang

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 15:06

GEORGE TOWN: The snap polls mooted by the DAP-led state government is sign of deepening cracks within the Pakatan Harapan pact in Penang.

Man burnt to death in Sibu car-lorry collision

By Esther Landau - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 14:54

SIBU: A man burnt to death after his car was involved on a traffic accident with a lorry near the YMCA Camp in Jalan Sibu-Bintulu this morning.

Snap polls not for me, but for Pakatan and DAP, claims Guan Eng

By BALVIN KAUR - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 14:49

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the state election is for the people to decide on whether they want a DAP and Pakatan Harapan state government in Penang.

Army corporal charged with raping 26-year-old woman

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 14:09

KUALA LUMPUR: An army corporal was hauled to the Ampang Sessions Court here today for allegedly raping a 26-year-old woman a week ago.

Massage parlour operator faces 15 years jail for trafficking Thai women

By MELISSA DARLYNE CHOW - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 13:56

SUNGAI PETANI: ‎A massage parlour operator was hauled to the Sessions Court here today to face three charges of trafficking three Thai women for the purpose of exploiting them last month.

Singapore authorities seize S$240 million in assets linked to 1MDB probe

By ADRIAN LAI - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 13:52

KUALA LUMPUR: Singapore authorities have seized assets totaling S$240 million (RM717 million) as part of investigations into transactions linked to state investment firm 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Kidnappers initiate contact with families of five Malaysian hostages

By Awang Ali Omar - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 13:37

SANDAKAN: Kidnappers have made contact with family members of five Malaysian sailors taken from a tugboat off Lahad Datu, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed.

Taman OUG murder: Datin ordered killed by businessman who owed her RM13m

By Hariz Mohd - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 13:29

KUALA LUMPUR: The murder of Datin Wong Siu Ling, brutally gunned down by hired killers at Taman OUG on July 6, was masterminded by a businessman who owed her RM13 million.

Six new diphtheria cases recorded in Negri Sembilan

By Nur Aqidah Azizi - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 13:10

SEREMBAN: Six new diphtheria cases have been recorded in the Negri Sembilan from July 18 to 21.

1MDB subject of unprecedented politically motivated attacks - Salleh

By Bernama - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 13:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak said today 1Malaysia Development Berhad has been the subject of unprecedented politically-motivated attacks with the objective to unseat a democratically-elected head of government.

We've been looking in the wrong place, MH370 search team says

By Reuters - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 12:39

SYDNEY: Top searchers at the Dutch company leading the underwater hunt for Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 say they believe the plane may have glided down rather than dived in the final moments, meaning they have been scouring the wrong patch of ocean for two years.

Policeman shot dead following heated argument with wife [VIDEO]

By ENSOL LANGGAYAT - Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 12:17

PENAMPANG: A 31-year-old police corporal was found dead in his apartment from gunshot wounds, following a quarrel with his wife this morning.