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PM: Financiers should not dismiss those who have failed before

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 18:33

CYBERJAYA: Banks and financial institutions should not classify people who have failed once in their young age as people who were life failures when deciding to support them, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

MH17: PM gives certs to M’sian members of DVI team

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 15:22

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today presented certificates of appreciation to 19 Malaysians who had helped in the identification of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy victims in the Netherlands.

A day in Pengkalan Kubor: Picture Gallery

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 13:09

TUMPAT: Life is simple in this small coastal village of Pengkalan Kubor in Kelantan near the Malaysia-Thailand border.

UPSR leak update: Three teachers remanded

By Rahmat - Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 09:21

PUTRAJAYA: Three more teachers, including a woman were remanded for four days by the magistrate’s court here in connection with the leaked Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) papers.

Ruckus at Pas Youth AGM, chairman rushed to hospital

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI and RIZALMAN HAMMIM - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 23:51

KOTA TINGGI: The debate session of the Pas Youth annual general meeting turned ugly even before it started after a group of delegates protested against the validity of the party wing’s election last year.

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.