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Muhyiddin joins 3,000 people in ‘Hijrah Rohani’ programme

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 22:43


Marquez grabs pole for Malaysian MotoGP

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 16:28

SEPANG, Malaysia: Recently crowned world champion Marc Marquez will start on pole position for Sunday’s Malaysian MotoGP, surpassing the record for the most poles in a single season.

Dog event fiasco: Organiser says sorry

By AINA NASA - Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 14:09

KUALA LUMPUR: The organiser of the controversial social event 'I Want to Touch A Dog' has finally broken his silence by apologising over the misconceptions and confusion arising out of the event held on Oct 19.

Malaysian envoy in New Zealand police custody on sex charge

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 07:37

WELLINGTON: A Malaysian military attache extradited to New Zealand to face an attempted rape charge was remanded in custody following a brief court appearance today.

2 killed, four wounded in US school shooting

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 07:15

MARYSVILLE, Washington: A student fatally shot one classmate and wounded four others when he opened fire in the cafeteria of his Washington state high school on Friday, following a fight with fellow students, authorities said.

MAS flight diverted to Bali after passenger goes into labour

By Atiqa Hazellah - Friday, October 24, 2014 - 22:02

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysia Airlines flight headed for Brisbane was forced to divert to Bali today after one of its passengers went into labour.

Najib joins over 4,000 in ushering Maal Hijrah 1436H

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 21:15

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak tonight joined a congregation of over 4,000 in reciting the Yasin and doa selamat at the National Mosque here to usher in Maal Hijrah 1436H.

Weak earthquake hits Pulau Banggi, Sabah

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 15:46

KOTA KINABALU: A weak earthquake, with a magnitude of 4.4 on the Richter scale, occurred at 1.40 pm today in Pulau Banggi, Kudat, near here, according to the Malaysian Meteorological Department.

Update: Muhdalena rearrested in Ayer Keroh after slipping out of police custody

By Ben - Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:41

JOHOR BARU: Police have rearrested Muhdalena Ahmad who had earlier escaped from police custody here in Ayer Keroh in Malacca early this morning.

Resort housekeeper to hang for killing employer

By Jaspal Singh - Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:43

IPOH: The Ipoh High Court today sentenced a 24-year-old former housekeeper to death by hanging for murdering his employer six years ago.

The rich to pay full RON95 price

By ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR  - Friday, October 24, 2014 - 08:24

BANGI: THOSE in the high-income bracket will have to pay the market price for  RON95 petrol from June next year.

Ah Long's henchmen nabbed for using Molotov cocktail

By - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 19:32

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Malaysia needs more data management experts

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 19:24

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia needed additional experts to manage data that is more systematic and orderly as data can become new sources of wealth for the country, said Communication and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.

PM launches 1DANA Portal for greater transparency

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 18:07

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has launched the

30 nabbed for illegal logging, 30 bank accounts worth RM18m frozen

By Rahmat Khairulrijal and Nazlia Naim - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 14:15

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has arrested 30 people in Johor and Sarawak for illegal logging activities and froze 30 bank accounts belonging to 10 companies worth RM18 million.

Four plead guilty to offering bribe, fined RM80,000

By ADIB - Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 13:26

LIMBANG: Two timber-logging company managers and two part-time contractors pleaded guilty to corruption charges at the Sessions Court here today for offering bribe to enforcement officers in four separate cases last month.