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Voting for UN security council non-permanent seat ends

By SHARANJIT SINGH - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 22:46

NEW YORK: Voting for the five vacant seats for the United Nation Security Council non-permanent member ended.

Malaysian shot dead in rubber estate in Narathiwat, Thailand

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 22:24

KOTA BARU: A Malaysian man in his early 50s was found dead with a gunshot wound in the head and injuries on his back at a rubber estate in Batong, Narathiwat in Thailand today.

TKC’s roof collapses during storm

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 21:27


PM Najib: Asia and Europe to continue strengthen inter-regional trade

By Audrey Dermawan - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 21:12

MILAN: Asia and Europe must continue to strengthen inter-regional trade, which is expected to exceed USD1.8 trillion this year.

Robber shot dead after 10-km chase

By NURADILLA - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 18:07

KLANG: Selangor police shot dead a 30-year-old man believed to be a member of an armed robbery gang, when he tried to escape while trying to evade arrest at Jalan Panglima Hitam, here, last night.

Facebook creates ‘Safety Check’ tool for disasters

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 17:27

NEW YORK: Facebook Inc. is launching a tool that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe during or after natural disasters.

PM Najib: Negotiations on free trade agreement with European Union should proceed

By Audrey Dermawan - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 17:19

MILAN: Malaysia, a strong proponent of free trade, is actively pursuing free trade agreements with several countries, to boost trade and create new jobs and wealth.

M’sia recognise the importance of green tech and sustainable development: DPM

By ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 12:14

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has always recognise the importance of green technology and sustainable development, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said today.

Senior assistant director at Energy, Green Technology and Water Ministry arrested for recruiting M’sians into IS

By Kalbana Perimbanayagam - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 11:14

Gombak: A senior assistant director at Energy, Green Technology and Water Ministry arrested for recruiting Malaysians into IS, recently had been receiving external funds for his recruitment activities.

More than 4 arrested in connection with Bukit Bintang blast: IGP

By Kalbana Perimbanayagam - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 10:53

GOMBAK: More than four suspects have been picked-up to facilitate investigations on the recent bomb blast at a nightclub in Sun Complex, Bukit Bintang.

Government may revise fuel price down

By ALIZA SHAH - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: There is a possibility that the retail petrol price will be revised downwards if global oil prices continue to fall, but dealers say it is still early days.

Syria-bound IS jihadists nabbed

By HARIZ MOHD AND RAYMUND WONG - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: POLICE scored their first major success against the Islamic State (IS) with the arrest of 14 people, including three recruiters, over the past three days.

‘Match-fixing is nothing new’

By AJITPAL SINGHAND HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: MATCH-FIXING in badminton is nothing new and has been taking place from as early as 2005.

‘No one dares to bribe me’

By Ajitpal Singh and Fabian Peters - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 08:11

WORLD No 1 Lee Chong Wei has heard about match-fixing in badminton but noted that no one has ever dared to approach him throughout his career.

Man accused of murdering girlfriend

By MELISSA DARLYNE - Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 14:00

BUKIT MERTAJAM: An unemployed man was charged at the Bukit Mertajam Sessions Court here today with the murder of his girlfriend in an incident at Pengkalan Datok Keramat, Bukit Tengah, last month.

Jaafar Onn a patriot, says Hishammuddin

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 13:12

SHAH ALAM: The nation has lost a patriot in the demise of Leftenant General (R) Datuk Jaafar Datuk Onn, 81, said defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein.