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Vote counting begins in Scotland on independence

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 07:28

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — The polls have closed and vote counting is underway in Scotland’s historic referendum on whether to end the country’s 307-year-old union with England.

UPSR Leak: Two more suspects arrested

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 01:04

KUALA LUMPUR: Police has arrested two more teachers in connection with the leaked Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) papers, yesterday.

Umno needs 'new wisdom', says DPM

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 00:52

PUTRAJAYA: Umno needs 'new wisdom' in order to manage current developments and ensure the party's continued strength and relevance, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said yesterday. 

UiTM student hit by a lecturer's car dies

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 00:30

SHAH ALAM: A Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) Shah Alam student died after she was hit by a lecturer's car in an accident at the campus here about 5.30pm.

Pengkalan Kubor: Constesting parties told to adhere to rules or face the music

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 21:23

TUMPAT: Ceramah organised by contesting parties in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election will not be disturbed as long it adheres to rules and regulations outlined by the Election Commission.

Saudi Arabia promises $500 million for Gaza rebuilding

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 20:20

GAZA: Saudi Arabia has pledged $500 million to help rebuild Gaza, Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Al-Hamdallah said on Thursday, with the full cost of post-war reconstruction expected to be around $4 billion over three years.

Accept Sultan’s decision, says Mustafa Ali

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 18:56

BATU PAHAT: All parties must accept the Sultan of Selangor's decision on who will be the new menteri besar (MB) said Pas secretary general Datuk Mustafa Ali.

Karyaneka collaborates with top British designer Dame Zandra Rhodes

By ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 18:47

LONDON : The Malaysian batik canting with the famous Dame Zandra Rhodes touch will make an appearance at the Kuala Lumpur Fashion Weekend Autumn/Winter 2014 this November.

MH17: Grounds still unsafe, OSCE team shot at

By TASNIM LOKMAN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 17:56

KUALA LUMPUR: A team of Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) officers, en route to the MH17 crash site was shot at yesterday, confirming that the ground zero was still unsafe for investigators to enter.

Kuala Nerus elevated to district: Najib

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 15:41

KUALA TERENGGANU: Kuala Nerus is a new district in Terengganu.

Govt mulls several measures to assist home buyers: Rahman Dahlan

By Azura Abas - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 14:19

PUTRAJAYA: Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Ministry is mulling on several measures to assist home buyers who want to buy affordable homes.

Selangor Sultan debunks Anwar’s claim that one name for MB is a norm

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:25

SHAH ALAM: The Selangor palace today denied the statement made by PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim that submitting only one name to the palace for Menteri Besar position has been practised since 1957.

13 Customs officers, including a Datuk, remanded for 7 days

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:10

PETALING JAYA: Thirteen Customs officers including a state director with the title 'Datuk' were remanded for seven days to help in Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) investigations into illicit cigarettes and alcohol.

Pas Muktamar: S’gor Sultan’s decision will make or break Pakatan’s ties

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:06

BATU PAHAT: Solution for the Selangor leadership crisis is now dependant on the decision to be made by Sultan Sharifuddin Idris Shah on who will be the menteri besar, said Pas president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang.

UPSR leak: Members of special committee named

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:48

KUALA LUMPUR: Members of the independent special committee to look into the UPSR leak were named today by the Ministry of Education.

Pas Muktamar: Hadi warns PKR, DAP against betrayal

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:43

BATU PAHAT: The Pas 60th muktamar (annual general assembly) opens here today with the party’s internal crisis and strained relations with its Pakatan allies casting a gloom over the gathering.