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Asian Games: Men's badminton team claim bronze

By DEVINDER SINGH - Monday, September 22, 2014 - 14:47

INCHEON: Lee Chong Wei could not prevent Malaysia from slipping to a 3-0 defeat to China in the Asian Games men's badminton team semi-finals today in settling for bronze.

Azmin Ali attends rehearsal at Istana?

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 13:54

SHAH ALAM: PKR deputy president Azmin Ali is said to have attended a rehearsal of Menteri Besar’s appointment ceremony at Istana Alam Shah, Klang this morning.

Pengkalan Kubor: Intense campaigning among three candidates

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 13:37

TUMPAT: With three days left to campaign, the competition is becoming more intense among the three candidates in their attempt to win over the hearts of 24,039 voters for the Pengkalan Kubor state by-election on Sept 25.

Harmony Bill is not to replace Sedition Act: Nancy Shukri

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Monday, September 22, 2014 - 12:06

KOTA KINABALU: The proposed National Harmony Bill is not likely to be replacing the Sedition Act 1948, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Nancy Shukri.

No invitation for Azmin from palace....yet; Khalid’s farewell do at 4pm

By TEOH PEI YING - Monday, September 22, 2014 - 11:59

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR deputy president Azmin Ali said he has yet to receive an invitation from the palace on its appointment of the new menteri besar.

Sultan’s choice must be obeyed: Dr M

By KOI KYE LEE - Monday, September 22, 2014 - 11:09

PUTRAJAYA: All parties must obey and accept the new Selangor Menteri Besar who will be decided by Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah.

Identity of new MB much sought after

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 09:52

SHAH ALAM: The question on who will be the next Menteri Besar lingers as the deadline to his appointment draws near.

And the new MB is....

By MAZLINDA MAHMOODAND EUNICE AU - Monday, September 22, 2014 - 08:14

SHAH ALAM: ON the surface, the new menteri besar of Selangor could struggle to command the majority support in the State Legislative Assembly.

Van Gaal has no defence for shock Leicester loss

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 08:04

LEICESTER, United Kingdom: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal admitted he was as shocked as anyone by his side’s defending after they squandered a winning position in a remarkable 5-3 defeat by Leicester City.

Pengkalan Kubor: Make win a gift for PM, says Muhyiddin

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 19:50

TUMPAT: Come Sept 25, Barisan Nasional (BN) must win at the Pengkalan Kubor state by-election as a gift to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak who is away in New York.

Malaysian Examinations Board lodges police reports on alleged leak of UPSR Tamil and Mathematics papers

By Rozanna Latiff - Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 18:24

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Examinations Board (MEB) has lodged police reports alleging that two more Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) papers have been leaked, police said today.

MH17: Families of German victims to sue Ukraine

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 16:53

BERLIN: Survivors of German victims of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 downed over Ukraine plan to sue the country and its president for manslaughter by negligence in 298 cases, the lawyer representing them said on Sunday.

Asian Games: Badminton legend Lee slams court lighting

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 16:32

INCHEON, South Korea: Malaysia’s world badminton number one Lee Chong Wei slammed the court conditions in Incheon Sunday, saying that the lights were too bright and causing problems for players.

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Dikir barat used to disseminate info to the masses

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 14:26

TUMPAT: Dikir barat, a musical form that involves singing in groups is a must at each ceramah organised by contesting political parties in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election here to draw a bigger crowd.

Sabah to be on guard against IS threat

By Roy Goh - Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 13:47

KOTA KINABALU: A bigger threat looms in the east coast of Sabah after militant groups from southern Philippines declared its support to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.

20 hurt in accident involving two buses

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 12:31

PENANG: More than 20 hurt in an accident involving two factory buses ferrying workers near Penang bridge.