Kuala Nerus elevated to district: Najib

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Thursday, 18 September 2014.

KUALA TERENGGANU: Kuala Nerus is a new district in Terengganu.


Couple loses suit against Syabas over water quality, pressure

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 17:40

KUALA LUMPUR: A husband and wife today lost their suit against Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) for breach of statutory duty to supply clean water and provide adequate water pressure to their house.

Frozen meat factory razed in fire

By BALVIN KAUR - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 17:10

BUTTER WORTH: A frozen meat factory in Jalan Permatang Tinggi here suffered a loss of about RM10 million in a fire early today.

Investors not affected by new toll: Shahrir

By Chuah Bee Kim - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 16:39

JOHOR BARU: Veteran politician Tan Sri Shahrir Samad said that the Oct 1 toll hike by the Singapore government is not going to affect investment in Johor.

Man detained for smuggling subsidised diesel

By BALVIN KAUR - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 16:17

BUTTERWORTH: A man, in his 40s, was detained for smuggling subsidised diesel in his modified lorry at a petrol state in Nibong Tebal here yesterday.

Surendran applies to refer his sedition case to high court

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 16:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Padang Serai Member of Parliament N. Surendran, who has been charged with sedition in the Sessions Court, has applied for the court to refer to the High Court on the constitutionality of the Sedition Act 1948.

Nik Aziz absent from Pas Muktamar for health reason

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 15:52

BATU PAHAT: PAS spiritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat is absent from the party’s 60th Muktamar, held for the first time in Johor, for health reason.

Singapore to explore business opportunities in Terengganu

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 15:26

KUALA TERENGGANU: Some 25 entrepreneurs from Singapore are expected to visit Terengganu on Oct 16 to explore business opportunities in the state including in tourism and food processing.

Crime by children increasing steadily

By SIM BAK HENG - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:54

JOHOR BARU: Criminal cases involving children have increased by 15 per cent to 1,240 cases in the first seven months this year, as compared with the same period last year.

Selangor Sultan debunks Anwar’s claim that one name for MB is a norm

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:25

SHAH ALAM: The Selangor palace today denied the statement made by PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim that submitting only one name to the palace for Menteri Besar position has been practised since 1957.

Pas Muktamar: S’gor Sultan’s decision will make or break Pakatan’s ties

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:06

BATU PAHAT: Solution for the Selangor leadership crisis is now dependant on the decision to be made by Sultan Sharifuddin Idris Shah on who will be the menteri besar, said Pas president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang.