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Malaysia welcomes arbitral tribunal’s decision: Najib

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 22:05

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia welcomed an arbitral tribunal’s decision that a joint investment company of Malaysia and Singapore would not be conditionally liable to pay development charges on the former Malayan Railway parcels of land in Tanjong Pagar, Kranji and Woodlands, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak tod

Islam should be seen as a religion of peace and beauty: PM

By Rozanna Latiff - Friday, October 31, 2014 - 18:44

PUTRAJAYA: Islam should be seen as a religion of peace and beauty instead of as a source for terrorism and evil, Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today.

MH370: Malaysia Airlines sued by 2 boys

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 15:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Two Malaysian children sued Malaysia Airlines and the government on Friday over the loss of their father on Flight 370, the first lawsuit filed in the country by relatives of those aboard the jetliner that mysteriously disappeared eight months ago.

Wife of kidnapped victim in Kunak cries for help

By AVILA GERALDINE - Friday, October 31, 2014 - 12:30

KOTA KINABALU: Anger and frustration showed on Chin Pek Nyuen's face as the clock ticks before Filipino kidnappers decide the fate of her husband.

Anwar’s supporters harangue Dr M near court house

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 12:07

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Anwar’s Appeal: Shafee begins submission

By HIDIR REDUAN - Friday, October 31, 2014 - 09:54

PUTRAJAYA: Lead prosecutor Tan Sri Dr Muhammad Shafee Abdullah is summarising Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's political conspiracy claims for giving statement from the dock.

‘Mexican standoff’ in Penampang

By AVILA GERALDINE - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 18:02

PENAMPANG: Shots were heard outside a coffee shop at the Penampang Baru township at about 4.10pm.

New fuel subsidy scheme is being studied: PM

By Azura Abas - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 15:24

DUBAI: Proposals are still being studied by the government on Malaysia's new fuel subsidy rationalisation scheme, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

Anwar sodomy appeal: Prosecution to begin submission tomorrow

By HIDIR REDUAN - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 15:01

PUTRAJAYA: The prosecution were forced to submit tomorrow due to new developments raised by opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim in his sodomy appeal.

Najib announces establishment of Agro bazaar in Dubai

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 11:51

DUBAI: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak announced the establishment of Agro bazaar in Dubai by the Federal Agriculture Marketing Authority (FAMA).

UPDATE: Court of Appeal judges failed to appreciate the possibility of evidence-tampering, says defence

By HIDIR REDUAN - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 11:12

PUTRAJAYA: Lawyer Ramkarpal Singh submitted the Court of Appeal judges failed to appreciate the possibility of evidence-tampering.

Anwar sodomy hearing: Less people seen gathering on third day

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:52

PUTRAJAYA: With the hearing of PKR advisor Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's final appeal entering its third day today, the heat seems to have cooled off with less people gathering at the Palace of Justice.

Anwar’s appeal enters third day, defence continues with submission

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:39

PUTRAJAYA: The hearing of the final appeal of PKR advisor Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim entered its third day today with his lawyers continuing to persuade the Federal Court Judges to free Anwar from a sodomy charge.

KL 4th most affordable place

By B.Suresh Ram - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 09:42

KUALA LUMPUR: The federal capital has emerged as the fourth most affordable city out of 60 cities polled in the World Urban Transit Price Index.

Malaysia up 2 notches in World Bank ranking

By DHIPA PALANI - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: THE World Bank has ranked Malaysia 18th out of 189 economies for ease of doing business, up two notches from last year, and ahead of countries such as Taiwan (19th), Switzerland (20th) and Japan (29th).

US satellite images crucial to probe

By ALIZA SHAH - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: THE Dutch team leading the criminal investigation into the shootdown of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is still waiting crucial data from the United States to help in their probe.