SEOUL: South Korean Prime Minister Lee Wan-Koo was left in political limbo today after offering to resign over a scandal involving bribery allegations against senior members of President Park Geun-Hye’s administration.
KUALA LUMPUR: Unity among the people must serve as the catalyst for Malaysia's transformation towards achieving its visions.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said the country's economy has been on a steady and sustainable growth path.
KUALA LUMPUR: THE growing accessibility of triple X-rated pornography, especially to the young and impressionable, has prompted the country’s cyber authorities to step in to rein in the problem.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has announced four proposed enhancement measures to increase members’ retirement savings.
PUTRAJAYA: The government will announce new basic salary for civil servants earning between RM832 and RM850 by the year end, said Public Service Department director-general Tan Sri Mohamad Zabidi Zainal today.
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court ordered two men linked to Pas' online news portal to file their defence against a defamation suit by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.
TOKYO: A tsunami as big as one metre (three feet) was reportedly forecast to hit the Okinawa island chain Monday after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck far-southern Japan.
KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is optimistic that Barisan Nasional (BN) will retain the Rompin parliamentary seat in the upcoming by-election on May 5 without any problem.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will conduct a two-day working visit to Indonesia from Thursday, April 23 to attend the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Asia-Africa Conference and 10th anniversary of the New Strategic Asian-African Partnership in Bandung.
BUKIT MERTAJAM: The Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry has inspected 787 hotels and restaurants to tackle issues on service charges nationwide.
ROME: Seven hundred people are feared to have drowned when a fishing boat smuggling migrants to Europe capsized off Libya, the UN’s refugee agency said today, in what could be the deadliest Mediterranean migrant disaster yet.
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia has formulated strategies to ensure that all commitments can be achieved to realise the aspirations of ASEAN Community 2015 and beyond, said Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman.
GEORGE TOWN: THE controversy surrounding the Bukit Relau illegal hill clearing in Penang has taken a new twist after documents showed that the DAP-led state government had rezoned the green area from reserve land to residential land.
KUALA LUMPUR: Strong measures must be put in place to keep the threats of extremism and terrorism in check and to identify the root cause.