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Saudi Arabia promises $500 million for Gaza rebuilding

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 20:20

GAZA: Saudi Arabia has pledged $500 million to help rebuild Gaza, Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Al-Hamdallah said on Thursday, with the full cost of post-war reconstruction expected to be around $4 billion over three years.

Accept Sultan’s decision, says Mustafa Ali

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 18:56

BATU PAHAT: All parties must accept the Sultan of Selangor's decision on who will be the new menteri besar (MB) said Pas secretary general Datuk Mustafa Ali.

Karyaneka collaborates with top British designer Dame Zandra Rhodes

By ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 18:47

LONDON : The Malaysian batik canting with the famous Dame Zandra Rhodes touch will make an appearance at the Kuala Lumpur Fashion Weekend Autumn/Winter 2014 this November.

MH17: Grounds still unsafe, OSCE team shot at

By TASNIM LOKMAN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 17:56

KUALA LUMPUR: A team of Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) officers, en route to the MH17 crash site was shot at yesterday, confirming that the ground zero was still unsafe for investigators to enter.

Kuala Nerus elevated to district: Najib

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 15:41

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

Govt mulls several measures to assist home buyers: Rahman Dahlan

By Azura Abas - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 14:19

PUTRAJAYA: Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Ministry is mulling on several measures to assist home buyers who want to buy affordable homes.

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.

13 Customs officers, including a Datuk, remanded for 7 days

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:10

PETALING JAYA: Thirteen Customs officers including a state director with the title 'Datuk' were remanded for seven days to help in Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) investigations into illicit cigarettes and alcohol.

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.

UPSR leak: Members of special committee named

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:48

KUALA LUMPUR: Members of the independent special committee to look into the UPSR leak were named today by the Ministry of Education.

Pas Muktamar: Hadi warns PKR, DAP against betrayal

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:43

BATU PAHAT: The Pas 60th muktamar (annual general assembly) opens here today with the party’s internal crisis and strained relations with its Pakatan allies casting a gloom over the gathering.

More Customs arrests soon

By AINA NASA - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:17

KUALA LUMPUR: AT least 16 more senior Customs officers, including a state director with the title “Datuk”, are expected to be picked up soon in connection with alleged smuggling of contraband items worth hundreds of millions of ringgit in unpaid duties.

Dead Malaysian girl in Adelaide identified as Adelene Leong

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 00:07

KUALA LUMPUR: South Australia Police has released the identity of the eight-year-old Malaysian girl who was killed after she was flung out of her seat from a spinning ride at the Royal Adelaide Show in Australia, on Friday.

MH17: Fifth batch of victims to arrive Friday

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 18:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Remains of three MH17 victims will be arriving at Bunga Raya Complex, Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Friday at 8.30am.

PM: Financiers should not dismiss those who have failed before

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 18:33

CYBERJAYA: Banks and financial institutions should not classify people who have failed once in their young age as people who were life failures when deciding to support them, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

MH17: PM gives certs to M’sian members of DVI team

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 15:22

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today presented certificates of appreciation to 19 Malaysians who had helped in the identification of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy victims in the Netherlands.