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MCA to continue practising politics of moderation

By EUNICE AU - Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 11:44

KUALA LUMPUR: MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai today said MCA will continue to pursue its objectives by practicing politics of moderation.

Indonesian liberal Islamic scholar Ulil Abshar barred from entering M’sia: Zahid

By Dennis Wong - Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 22:02

KUCHING: Home Ministry has barred Indonesian liberal Islamic scholar Ulil Abshar Abdalla from entering the country who is scheduled to speak in a conference next Wednesday.

PM: Pengkalan Kubor victory would be use as formula in the next general election

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 18:39

TUMPAT: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said the recent victory of Barisan Nasional (BN) in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election would be used as formula to win in the next general election.

PM: Govt to allocate RM1m for Siamese community hall

By SULAIMAN JAAFAR - Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 17:24

TUMPAT: The government will allocate RM1 million for the construction of a community hall for the Siamese community at the Machimmaram temple at Kampung Jubakar here.

Malaysia signs AMRO agreement

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 17:03

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia, together with the other Asean members and China, Japan and South Korea, have signed the Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) agreement at the margin of IMF/World Bank group annual meetings in Washington.

PM arrives in Kota Baru to begin Kelantan visit

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 15:45

KOTA BARU: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak arrived here this afternoon for a visit to Kelantan.

Kidnappers demand RM2.9m for release of cop

By Kristy Inus - Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 13:25

TUARAN: Kidnappers are now asking for PHP40 million (RM2.9 million) for the release of constable Zakiah Aleip who was captured at Pulau Mabul, Semporna on July 12.

2015 BUDGET: RM30mil allocation for dengue prevention

By LAVANYA LINGAN - Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 00:08

KUALA LUMPUR: The RM30 million allocation for dengue prevention programmes and provisions for free dengue test kits to private clinics will allow for faster diagnosis of the disease.

How 2 French girls were lured to jihad online

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 00:05

LEZIGNAN-CORBIERES: On the day she left for Syria, Sahra strode along the train platform with two bulky schoolbags slung over her shoulder.

BUDGET 2015: A boost for workers

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 23:42

KUALA LUMPUR: The government’s aspiration in extending the MyBrain15 programme to civil servants and statutory body employees to enable them to pursue part-time studies at local institutions of higher learning, is seen as a move to enhance the productivity of civil servants.

MH17: Netherlands says 10 more passengers identified

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 23:39

THE HAGUE: Medical experts have now identified 272 of the 298 people aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 shot down in Ukraine in July, the Dutch justice ministry said today.

2015 BUDGET: Geared towards improving lives says Microsoft

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 22:54

KUALA LUMPUR: Microsoft Malaysia has welcomed the 2015 Budget, saying it is geared towards improving people’s lives through technology in key areas such as education and business.

2015 budget: RM27.6b to beef up national security

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 22:34

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak announced a RM27.6 billion allocation to beef up National security, increase the level of safety and public order when tabling the 2015 Budget in Dewan Rakyat today.

2015 budget : RM2.2b for programs to assist those in need

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 21:51

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is allocating RM2.2 billion to implement programmes to assist those who need help and support.

MH17: 43rd Malaysian victim identified as Shaliza Zaini Dewa

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 21:47

KUALA LUMPUR: The remains of another Malaysian citizen who perished in the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy in Ukraine on July 17, have been identified.

2015 budget: RM660m to strengthen ESSCom

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 21:31

KUALA LUMPUR: The Eastern Sabah Security Command (ESSCom) which is responsible for coordinating the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) will be strengthened with an allocation of RM660 million, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak.