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Pas resorts to personal attacks against BN candidate: Muhyiddin

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 18:55

TUMPAT: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has described PAS belittling the term of ustaz (religious teacher) for Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate Mat Razi Mat Ail as an act of desperation as it has run out of issues to capitalise on.

Pas Youth defends party's stand on Selangor leadership crisis

By Shahrum Sayuthi - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 16:55

KOTA TINGGI: The PAS Youth leadership had vowed to defend the party’s stand in the Selangor leadership crisis.

Woman dies after leap into crocodile pond

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:13

BANGKOK: A 65-year-old Thai women has committed suicide after leaping into a pond of crocodiles at a farm popular with tourists on Bangkok’s outskirts, police told AFP today.

Typhoon hits China’s Hainan after shutting down Hong Kong

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:05

HONG KONG: A powerful typhoon slammed into China’s Hainan island today after sweeping past Hong Kong where it disrupted flights and forced the closure of the stock market and container ports.

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Your trip to Kelantan is incomplete unless Pengkalan Kubor is in the itinerary

By Azlan Abu Bakar - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 14:55

TUMPAT: Whether you are in Kota Baru for work or on holiday, your trip is not complete unless you put Pengkalan Kubor down in your itinerary.

Tun Zaki to head special committee to improve exam board

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 14:48

TUMPAT: Former chief justice Tun Zaki Azmi has been appointed as chairman of a special committee to improve the running of the Malaysian Examination Board, deputy prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced today.

DPM: RM200,000 allocation for education of Siamese community

By Sharifah Mahsinah Abdullah - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:43

TUMPAT: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today announced the allocation of RM200,000 to the Siamese community to help in their education.

Google unveils Malaysia Day doodle

By SAMEER AHMED SHAIKH - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 10:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Google today unveiled its special Malaysia Day doodle on its website in conjunction with the 51st Malaysia Day celebration.

Miri geared up for mega celebration

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:12

MIRI: It is all systems go for the national-level mega celebration to herald the 51st anniversary of Malaysia’s establishment today.

‘All must know of nation’s past struggles’

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: As the nation celebrates Malaysia Day, all Malaysians, regardless of race and background, must know of the country’s struggles and the success of nation building.

All set for 51st Malaysia Day celebration

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 07:23

MIRI: The 1Malaysia spirit was obvious from the enthusiasm displayed by participants at the national-level 51st Malaysia Day rehearsal here yesterday.

Pas muktamar to showcase advances in Johor overshadowed by Selangor crisis

By Shahrum Sayuthi - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 01:40

JOHOR BARU: The Pas’ 60th muktamar (annual general assembly), set to be held in Parit Salleh Ros in Parit Raja, Batu Pahat from Thursday till Saturday had an earlier than scheduled curtain raiser when its youth wing decided to start its meeting today.

DPM launches energy efficient Perodua Axia

By OOI TEE CHING - Monday, September 15, 2014 - 21:37

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today launched Perodua Axia, the country's first energy efficient vehicle, which is designed for fuel efficiency of 21.6 km per litre.

Strengthen unity, Najib urges Malaysians ahead of Malaysia Day

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman - Monday, September 15, 2014 - 20:18

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib has urged Malaysians to strengthen unity among their fellow countrymen to ward off unsavoury elements that are out to discord among the people.

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Flag war begins as candidates start their campaign rounds

By Azlan Abu Bakar - Monday, September 15, 2014 - 19:23

TUMPAT: The flag war in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election starts to heat up with contesting parties, Barisan Nasional and Pas jostling to put up the most number of flags and posters.

Three soldiers shot at army camp

By Zaid Salim - Monday, September 15, 2014 - 18:45

KUALA TERENGGANU: Three soldiers suffered injuries on their leg, abdomen and chest from gunshots when a weapon went off while one of them was cleaning it at the Seberang Takir army camp here yesterday.