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Najib assures POTA only for those involved in violent extremism

By ROZANNA LATIFF and HARIZ MOHD - Wednesday, 25 March 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today gave his assurance that the proposed Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015 will only be used against those involved in violent extremism, in response to fears that the law may be open to abuse.

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LEE KUAN YEW: Lying-in-state at Parliament House (PHOTO GALLERY)

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 11:31

SINGAPORE: The coffin bearing the body of the late Lee Kuan Yew, draped with the republic’s flag and placed on a gun carriage, was taken from Seri Temasek, the official residence of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, to the Parliament House where it will lie in state until Saturday.

Lying-in-state for Lee Kuan Yew at Parliament

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 10:50

SINGAPORE: The body of the late Lee Kuan Yew, who passed away on Monday morning, has been transferred from the Istana at Orchard Road to the Parliament House at North Bridge Road for the lying-in-state.

Najib assures POTA only for those involved in violent extremism

By ROZANNA LATIFF and HARIZ MOHD - Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 10:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today gave his assurance that the proposed Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015 will only be used against those involved in violent extremism, in response to fears that the law may be open to abuse.

4U9525 CRASH: Investigators probing why jet ploughed into French mountainside

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 08:18

SEYNE-LES-ALPES: French investigators will sift through wreckage today for clues into why a German Airbus ploughed into an Alpine mountainside, killing all 150 people on board including 16 schoolchildren returning from an exchange trip to Spain.

4U9525 CRASH: Britons likely aboard plane

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 07:50

LONDON: It is likely some British nationals were on board the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps yesterday, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said.

Thousands homeless in Kg Bangau Bangau fire

By Roy Goh - Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 07:38

SEMPORNA: Thousands are made homeless as fire ravaged about 500 houses at the Kampung Bangau Bangau squatter colony here since the early hours.

4U9525 CRASH: Plane went into long descent before it crashed

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 22:48

COLOGNE: The boss of airline Germanwings says the plane went into a long descent before it crashed into the French Alps, likely killing all 150 people on board.

PM Najib launches Silat Gayong Foundation

By Robin Augustin - Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 22:34

SERDANG: Silat practitioners are the country's third line of defence against internal and external threats, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

4U9525 CRASH: No survivors expected

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 19:01

PARIS: A passenger jet carrying at least 147 people crashed Tuesday in a remote area of the French Alps as it flew from Barcelona to Duesseldorf, authorities said. As search-and-rescue teams raced to the region, France’s president warned that no survivors were expected.

Malaysian leaders sign condolence book at S’pore High Commission

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 19:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak signed today the condolence book for the late Lee Kuan Yew at the Singapore High Commission at Jalan Tun Razak.

Parliament House prepares to receive Lee Kuan Yew’s body

By SIM BAK HENG - Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 16:08

SINGAPORE: The Parliament House here is being prepared to receive the body of former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew tomorrow for the lying-in-state.

Guan Eng tells Hadi to leave Pakatan if he wants to table hudud bill in Parliament

By ADRIAN - Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 14:54

KUALA LUMPUR: DAP has urged Pas president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang to leave Pakatan if he is intent on tabling a private members' bill on hudud in Parliament.

Hamilton “pit stops” youth programmes in Malacca

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 12:11

MALACCA: Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team driver Lewis Hamilton thrilled the crowd when he made a surprise appearance at the 2015 Petronas All About Youth Programme kick-off here today.

DAP severs ties with Hadi over hudud, growing calls for DAP to leave Pakatan instead

By ADRIAN LAI and SARAH RAHIM - Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 11:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Instead of severing ties with Pas president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang for supporting the implementation of hudud in Kelantan, DAP should instead leave Pakatan Rakyat.

DAP remains mum on future with Pakatan, for now

By ADRIAN LAI - Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 00:44

KUALA LUMPUR: DAP will reveal later today whether it will continue political cooperation with Pakatan, in particular Pas, or sever all ties with the opposition pact.

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