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No public holiday even if JDT wins: MB

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 13:42

JOHOR BARU: The Johor state government will not declare tomorrow a holiday even if Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) wins the prestigious Malaysia Cup by beating Pahang in the final at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil tonight.

Kedah Landspout: Cleaning works began in affected areas

By Jasmime Kaur and Zahratulhayat Mat Arif - Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 13:04

ALOR STAR: As the dusts from the landspout incident which left more than 72 houses and a government clinic damaged in Mergong and Gunung Keriang settled, the residents began works to clean up the mess at their respective home.

Najib receives courtesy call from UAE minister

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 12:23

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today received a courtesy call from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Affairs Minister, Sheikh Abdullah Zayed Al Nahyan at his official residence, Seri Perdana Complex, here today.

‘Plenty of Indonesian maids’

By FARRAH NAZ KARIM AND TASNIM LOKMAN - Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIAN households waiting for an Indonesian maid, some for the past seven years, have been given the guarantee that they can finally secure one.

Choose the middle path

By Johan Jaaffar - Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 08:09

WE were never like this before. I have never seen a Malaysia so divisive as this. Every issue divides us, even insignificant ones, like things that we can brush off as petty or minor. But no, we harp on it ferociously, spending precious time and resources. And spewing lots of anger and intensity.

Islam is meant for all times, says Dr M

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 08:08

PUTRAJAYA: The various interpretations of Islam among its most prominent scholars have led to the religion being viewed as rigid in modern times, said former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

BN component parties to enhance cooperation at the grassroots levels: Najib

By SHAHRUM SAYUTHI AND ADRIAN LAI - Friday, October 31, 2014 - 23:49

KUALA LUMPUR: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Barisan Nasional’s component parties will enhance cooperation at the grassroots levels in preparation for future elections.

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

Aina Nasa and Rahmat Khairulrijal

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.