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Maybank nets RM1.61b in Q3

By FOO EU JIN - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 01:28

KUALA LUMPUR: Malayan Banking Bhd’s (Maybank) net profit eased eight per cent to RM1.61 billion in the third quarter to September 30 from RM1.7 billion a year ago, dragged down by its insurance and takaful divisions.

“I’m not resigning”, says Shahrizat

By Rozanna Latiff - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 20:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil today vowed not to step down as Wanita Umno chief, despite rumours that some members within the movement were calling for her to be ousted.

IS shocker for Umno members during winding-up speech

By Azura Abas - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 18:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno delegates are in for a shock this Saturday.

MH370: Australia working on new drift modelling for wreckage

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 15:22

SYDNEY: Australia is working on new drift modelling to expand the geographical area in which wreckage from missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 may come ashore, the Australian search coordinator said today.

White paper to expose IS threats: Najib

By SURESH RAM & ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:57

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak expressed his concern that the number of Malaysians influenced by the Islamic State militants ideology could increase.

“Don’t compare me to Azalina”, says Mas Ermieyati

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:54

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno Puteri chief Datuk Mas Ermieyati Samsudin said party members should not compare her to the wing’s first chief, Datuk Azalina Othman Said.

KJ: Don’t be ashamed of being Malay

By ROSLI ZAKARIA - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Malays should not be ashamed when speaking about the direction and future, Umno Youth Chief Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar said today.

Umno: Youth, Wanita, Puteri assemblies begin

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 09:57

KUALA LUMPUR: The annual general assemblies of Umno Youth, Wanita and Puteri Umno began simultaneously at the Putra World Trade Centre today.

UPSR Result: Fewer straight As this year

By KOI KYE LEE - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 09:48

PUTRAJAYA: Pupils' performance in this year's Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) saw a 0.02 point decrease in the Average National Grade (GPN).

3 killed, 2 injured in car crash at Kuala Kangsar

By Audrey Dermawan - Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:55

KUALA KANGSAR: Three people were killed while two others seriously injured in an accident involving two cars last night.

Umno continues to uphold Islam

By Azura Abas and M. Hamzah Jamaludin - Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 22:19

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has expressed his concerns regarding the threats of liberalism and secularism against Islam.

Umno to bridge gaps between races

By Azura Abas and M. Hamzah Jamaludin - Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 22:10

KUALA LUMPUR: As the party which represents the Malays and Bumiputera, Umno will continue with the policies and strategies that could help bridge the gap between races.

Umno leaders must harness potential of social media, says Muhyiddin

By Syed Umar Ariff and Adrian Lai - Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 13:49

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno members and leaders must harness the powers of hyperconnectivity and the social media to better engage and serve the people, said party deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

Umno speakers told to be tactful, Hishammuddin

By Azura Abas and Roy Goh - Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 13:10

KUALA LUMPUR: No restrictions will be imposed on speakers in the Umno General Assembly this year but they have been told to be mindful of what they say.

White Paper on IS tabled in Parliament

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 13:02

KUALA LUMPUR: The White Paper on the threat of the Islamic State (IS) militants was tabled in the Dewan Rakyat today.

‘Don’t use Net to stoke tensions’

By Rozanna Latiff - Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: THERE is “no perfect solution” to achieving a balance between promoting freedom of expression on the Internet and protecting individuals and the public from harm, Datuk Seri Najib Razak said yesterday.