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MACC: Police need to strengthen internal affairs division to fight corruption

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 18:09

KUALA LUMPUR: The Consultation and Prevention Panel of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has called on the police to strengthen its Internal Affairs Division (IAD) to combat corruption within the force.

One gold and three silver from Asian Games sailing

By DEVINDER SINGH - Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 17:35

INCHEON: Malaysia won a gold and three silver medals in sailing today as the sport delivered its best performance yet in Asian Games history.

Pandelela, Mun Yee win bronze medal in 10m platform

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 17:01

INCHEON: Pandelela Rinong and her partner Leong Mun Yee won the bronze medal in the synchronised 10m platform at Munhak Park Tae-hwan Aquatics Centre today.

ATM hacking and theft: Police launch ‘Ops Albatross’, images of suspects released

By Atiqa Hazellah - Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 16:46

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have launched 'Ops Albatross" to track and nab suspects following several incidents of automated teller machine (ATM) hacking resulting in more than RM3 million in losses so far.

Wushu athlete to challenge positive dope test at highest level

By DEVINDER SINGH - Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 15:15

INCHEON: Malaysia's Asian Games chef-de-mission pledged to pursue Tai Cheau Xuen's positive dope test to the Court of Arbitration for Sports.

Syndicate used computer virus to steal cash from ATMs

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 14:52

KUALA LUMPUR: The syndicate that preyed on bank Auto-Teller Machines (ATMs) the last two days used a computer virus known as ‘ulssm.exe..’ to steal money from them.

Wushu gold medal-winner Tai Cheau Xuen fails dope test

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 12:55

INCHEON: Asian Games organisers today expelled Malaysian wushu gold medal-winner Tai Cheau Xuen after she failed a drug test, the tournament’s third doping case.

New SOP on handling of exam papers

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR:  The Education Ministry has introduced a new standard operating procedure to ensure the handling of Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah  examination papers is more stringent and secure.

New subsidy mechanism for petrol, diesel sale next year

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 08:14

KOTA BARU: The government plans to introduce a new mechanism for the sale of petrol and diesel under its subsidy rationalisation programme from next year.

Latin American gang hacked two more banks, money missing from ATMs

By Eunice Au and Firdaous Fadzil - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 22:28

SHAH ALAM: Two more banks, in Shah Alam and Klang were hacked by a Latin American gang of robbers who have been involved in a string of automated teller machine (ATM) thefts in Johor and the Klang Valley since Friday.

PM Najib prays for success of UPSR pupils

Monday, September 29, 2014 - 21:51

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today said he prayed for the success of the pupils who have to resit the Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) examination tomorrow and on Oct 9 for the papers which were leaked.

Police launch ‘Ops Godam ATM’

Monday, September 29, 2014 - 19:46

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have launched 'Ops Godam ATM" with a special squad from Bukit Aman and the state contingents involved following several incidents of automated teller machine (ATM) hacking resulting in more than RM1 million in losses so far.

Pas rebel duo to be dropped while Nik Abduh accused of Taliban mode

By Syed Umar Ariff and Adrian Lai - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 18:15

KUALA LUMPUR: The two Pas assemblymen who broke rank from the party over the Selangor leadership crisis are almost certain to be dropped by the party in the next general election.

Eight Customs officers charged with corruption

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 15:23

KUALA LUMPUR: Eight Customs officers previously detained for investigation into liquor-smuggling to evade duties were today charged with 25 counts of receiving RM31,200 in kickbacks.

Great start for Malaysian divers at Asian Games

By DEVINDER SINGH - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 15:02

INCHEON: Cheong Jun Hoong and Wendy Ng Yan Yee opened Malaysia's account on the first day of the Asian Games diving competition by winning a silver medalin the women's synchronised 3m springboard today.

UPDATE: Remains of 5-year-old boy found in plantation, mom admits to killing

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 14:52

GEORGE TOWN: Police recovered the body of a five-year-old boy after scouring a palm oil plantation in Bukit Tengah on the mainland for several hours.