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King, Queen attend Warriors' Day celebration at Dataran Pahlawan

By FAZLEENA AZIZ and FAIRUZ MOHD SAHAR - Sunday, 31 July 2016.

PUTRAJAYA: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Haminah Hamidun attended the Warriors’ Day celebration, held for the first time at Dataran Pahlawan, here today.


How 8 weeks pass by quickly

By Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar - Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:54

“IT has been eight weeks since I completed my term as a senator and minister on June 4 this year.

The tireless ice cream 'potong' man

By Leela L.P. - Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:01

IF you were a child in the 1960s in Malacca, you would probably remember a man with a straw hat and a red box on a bicycle standing in front of your school, selling heavenly ice cream potong.

Behind the rise of our new sporting champions

By DEVINDER SINGH - Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:00

AWAY from the bright lights and city life of Kuala Lumpur, a group of young sprinters train in relative seclusion under a hitherto unknown coach in a nondescript town in Johor.

(Updated) Up to 16 feared dead in Texas hot air balloon crash

By AFP - Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 08:58

LOCKHART: Up to 16 people are feared dead in what is believed to be one of the deadliest hot air balloon accidents in history, after a fiery crash in central Texas field Saturday, officials said.

Ongkili pays tribute to Pairin, says he's prepared to assume PBS leadership

By Roy Goh - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 20:57

TAWAU: Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili will look to his experience to bring Parti Bersatu Sabah to greater heights as he takes over the helm of the party leadership.

Good news at last for Malaysian stroke victim in London

By ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 20:42

LONDON: It had been an emotional day for the family of stroke victim, Mohamad Sahar Mhd Noor, 57, yesterday.

No compromise on security, immediate action to tackle border infiltration - DPM

By Bernama - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 19:42

TEMERLOH: The government has never compromised on matters concerning national security and had always acted swiftly to overcome problems on border infiltration especially involving internal elements.

Ministry of Defence, MAF outline six proactive measures to fight Daesh threat

By Bernama - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 19:32

KLUANG: The Ministry of Defence and the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) have developed six proactive measures to combat the threat of the Daesh militant group in the country.

Risda on commercial ketum planting: Why only focus on the negatives?

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 17:55

PADANG BESAR: The people should look on the many benefits that can be gained from ketum farming programmes instead of focusing mainly on the downside.

Najib: I'll remain focused on my job to safeguard people's interest

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 16:16

PEKAN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said he would remain focused on his job to safeguard the interests of the people in the country.

Muhyiddin to join hands with Opposition

By ADRIAN LAI and HANA NAZ HARUN - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 13:48

SUBANG JAYA: Former Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin will join hands with the Opposition and go on a nationwide tour to explain the controversy surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Pokemon Go may help people with psychological disorders : Psychologist

By Bernama - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 12:31

KUALA LUMPUR: Pokemon Go, an augmented reality game that is gradually but inevitably taking over the virtual world by storm may be of help to people suffering from psychological disorders, according to a leading psychologist.

Fake FB posting: Police say Setapak shooters NOT caught yet

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 12:20

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have refuted claims on social media that the suspects involved in the deadly recent shooting of a moneylender near Setapak Central, have been arrested.

Thousands attend PM's Hari Raya open house in Pekan

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 12:06

PEKAN: Thousands attended the Hari Raya Aidilfitri open house hosted by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, here today.

Rush hour chase between cops and thieves ends with six cars damaged

By Halim Said - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 12:03

JOHOR BARU: A rush hour car chase between police and two suspects in Kempas Baru saw five cars and a police vehicle damaged as a result.

2 San Diego police officers shot, 1 fatally, during stop

By AP - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 09:11

SAN DIEGO: Two San Diego police officers were shot — one fatally — after a late-night stop turned into a gunfight, triggering a massive manhunt that led to the capture of one wounded suspect in a ravine and an hours-long SWAT standoff Friday that ended with officers finding no one inside the home th

Health Ministry say no to Risda's ketum for export plan

By Bernama - Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 00:40

SEGAMAT: The Health Ministry does not agree with a suggestion by the Rubber Industries Smallholders Development Authority (Risda) for the government to allow smallholders in the country to plant ketum to increase their income.

New parking rates in KL effective tomorrow - Tengku Adnan

By Bernama - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 22:54

KUALA LUMPUR: The Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) and the Federal Territories Ministry today set new parking rates according to three zones, effective tomorrow.

Ongkili to assume duties as PBS president with immediate effect

By Roy Goh - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 22:15

KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah Deputy President Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili has been entrusted by the party's supreme council to carry out duties as the party president with immediate effect.

IKEA Malaysia recalls six more types of chocolates

By Bernama - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 19:04

KUALA LUMPUR: IKEA Malaysia has recalled six more types of chocolates, after it was found that the hazelnut and almond contents were not clearly stated in the labels.

Speed limiters for all express buses by 2020, says RTD

By Bernama - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 18:58

IPOH: By 2020, all express buses in the country will come equipped with speed limiters, in an effort to reduce the rate of road accidents.

Abu Kassim, two deputies bid farewell to MACC

By HASHINI KAVISHTRI KANNAN and FAZLEENA AZIZ - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 18:04

PUTRAJAYA: Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed is taking his final bow at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) after helming the graft-busting body for more than five years.

Six charged with Datin's fatal shooting at Taman OUG

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 17:52

KUALA LUMPUR: Six people including a woman were charged at the magistrate's court and at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital today over the murder of real estate agent Datin Wong Siew Ling, who was gunned down at Taman OUG, Jalan Klang Lama on July 6.

Dzulkifli Ahmad is new MACC chief

By FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 17:27

PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad has been appointed as the new Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief, effective August 1.

Serdang policeman dies after accidentally shot in the head by colleague

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 16:20

SERDANG: A 57-year-old policeman was killed after his colleague accidentally shot him while emptying his gun.

Near midair collision: AirAsia X says its pilots followed air traffic control instructions

By NST ONLINE - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 14:23

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia X today maintained that its pilots had followed instructions by the Collangatta airport Air Traffic Control, prior to a near midair collision with a Jetstar passenger aircraft in Queensland yesterday.

PM Najib joins thousands at Wanita Umno Aidilfitri open house

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 13:33

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak joined thousands of people at Wanita Umno's Hari Raya Aidilfitri open house held at the Putra World Trade Centre here, today.

Wahid Omar is new PNB chairman

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 13:11

PUTRAJAYA: Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar has been appointed as the new chairman of Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) effective Aug 1.

Malaysian suffers stroke in London, family hit by £46,000 hospital bill

By ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Friday, July 29, 2016 - 12:29

LONDON: Mohamad Sahar Mhd Noor, 57, was looking forward to a family Hari Raya reunion as well as to witness his daughter’s graduation in London.

Azmin: PKR needs time to decide on Penang snap polls

By DAWN CHAN - Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 23:24

SHAH ALAM: As DAP kicks its heels waiting for a decision from PKR whether it is agreeable to snap polls in Penang, PKR's deputy president has yet to provide an indication any which way.