Home Ministry intensifies effort to curb Malaysian involvement in IS

By Rozanna Latiff - Friday, 28 November 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts are being intensified to curb involvement of Malaysians in the Islamic State militant group, Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today.


Sting strikes drug lab in Bayan Lepas

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:54

GEORGE TOWN: Police busted a heroin lab at a residential area in Bayan Lepas yesterday.

Transgender issue: Negri Sembilan to appeal

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:22

KUALA LUMPUR: The Negri Sembilan government will appeal on two legal aspects on the Court of Appeal’s decision in declaring the Negri Sembilan Islamic religious enactment barring cross-dressing by Muslim men in public places as unconstitutional.

NST digital edition a hit among Umno members

By Badrolhisham Bidin - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:19

KUALA LUMPUR: The digital papers of the New Straits Times, Berita Harian and Harian Metro were selling like hot cakes at the Umno General Assembly here.

Remains of two Indonesian coal mine workers sent home

By Adib Povera and Esther Landau - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:11

KUCHING: The body of two Indonesian nationals, who were killed during a coal mine explosion in Sri Aman near here last week, have been sent to their country yesterday.

Rela woman collapses at Umno assembly

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 11:56

KUALA LUMPUR: A Rela member who collapsed while on duty at Putra World Trade Centre was rushed to hospital by Civil Defence personnel.

Marina Mahathir conferred Doctor of Letters

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 11:53

GEORGE TOWN: Renowned social activist Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir was conferred an honorary Doctor of Letters by the Wawasan Open University (WOU) here today.

PLUS holds 35 community programmes nationwide

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 10:27

KUALA LUMPUR: PLUS Malaysia Berhad (Plus) held 35 community programmes simultaneously at different locations across the country in conjunction with Plus Community Day yesterday.

100-page memorandum handed over to PM Najib

By Roy Goh - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 10:04

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Unity Coalition handed over a 100-page memorandum to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak on resolutions it made to preserve peace, prosperity and harmony in the country.

Focus on Najib’s winding up speech at Umno AGM

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 09:39

KUALA LUMPUR: The 2014 Umno General Assembly continued on the last day today with the resumption of the debate on the economy by six more delegates.

Nine injured in express bus-lorry crash

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 09:23

GEORGE TOWN: Passengers of an express bus en route from Perlis to Johor Baru cheated death when the bus they were in collided with a lorry laden with gas cylinders in mainland Jawi here last night.