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Man commits suicide after slashing wife’s wrists, feet

By SIM BAK HENG - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 07:51

KLUANG: A 47-year-old unemployed slashed both the wrists and ankles of his wife with a parang before he took his life by consuming pesticide and hanging himself at the balcony of his house in Taman Suria here yesterday morning.

FAM president congratulates Malaysian Team

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 22:50

KUANTAN: The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) president Tengku Abdullah has congratulated the Malaysian team for their outstanding performance tonight and hoped that they could continue with the best performance to win the AFF Cup.

Dynamic Asean a rising tide for Asia and the world: PM

By YUSHAIMI YAHAYA - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:44

BUSAN: A new era of cooperation with deeper regional integration and connections between 600 million people.

South Korean, Myanmar killed in Terengganu gas explosion

By Zarina Abdullah - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:10

KUALA TERENGGANU: An explosion caused by a gas leakage in a South Korean vessel near Pulau Kapas was believed to have caused the death of two crew members and injured two others .

Malaysia regrets US ambassador’s comments

By B.Suresh Ram - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 11:05

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia regrets the comments made by the United States ambassador to Malaysia, Joseph Y. Yun on the latest developments relating to Malaysian government’s decision to retain the Sedition Act 1948.

26,000 millionaires in Malaysia and counting

By B.Suresh Ram - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 08:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has over 26,000 high net worth individuals (HNWI’s) or millionaires according to WealthInsight.

DPM encourages retiring senior civil servants to join NGOs activities

By ADRIAN DAVID and TEOH PEI YING - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 18:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin encouraged retiring senior civil servants to actively contribute towards the benefits of non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

Kunak fish breeder rescued from abductors

By AVILA GERALDINE - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 17:44

KOTA KINABALU: Perak born Chan Sai Chuin, who was kidnapped by Filipino gunmen in June, has been rescued from his captors this morning.

S. Korea wants Malaysia to play role in ensuring peace in Korean Peninsula

By YUSHAIMI YAHAYA - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 17:39

SEOUL: South Korea has requested Malaysia to play a prominent role as the non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council in ensuring peace and security in the Korean Peninsula.

Malaysia-South Korea to expand second wave of Look East Policy

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 15:24

SEOUL: Malaysia and Korea have agreed to expand on the Second Wave of the Look East Policy by focusing on human capital development.

3 suspects in AFF Cup brawl surrender

By TEOH PEI YING - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 14:43

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar today said at least three suspects believed to be involved in the brawl during Sunday’s AFF Suzuki Cup first-leg-semifinal match between Malaysia and Vietnam had surrendered to police.

Hotel receptionist charged with raping Australian guest

By HIDIR REDUAN - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: A hotel receptionist was charged two months ago with raping an Australian hotel guest who visited Malaysia to attend her friend's wedding.

Najib: Malaysia-S. Korea to establish long-term economic ties

By YUSHAIMI YAHAYA - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 10:24

SEOUL: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today he was confident that Malaysia and South Korea would further strengthen their ties.

Former Terengganu MB lodges police report after implicated in cheating case

By Zarina Abdullah - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 21:09

KUALA TERENGGANU: Former Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Said urged the police to investigate the unknown person who cheated a Singaporean business man of RM1.8 million and at the same time using his name.

PM Najib: Malaysians must commit to succeed

By YUSHAIMI YAHAYA - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 20:50

SEOUL: Malaysians must possess a resolute commitment to succeed, keen survival instincts, deep focus and the will to overcome the odds in pushing Malaysia to greater heights.

Crew manage to swim to nearby island after boat capsizes

By Dennis Wong - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 19:21

KUCHING: The three missing Sarawak Rivers Board crew managed to swim to Pulau Batu Mandi after their boat capsized earlier today.