Malaysia

  • Foreign companies eyeing stake in Malaysia Airlines, says Daim

    4 hours ago

    Foreign companies eyeing stake in Malaysia Airlines, says Daim

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Several foreign companies, including from Europe, Asia and the Middle East, are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), the...

  • 75,000 affected by closure of Simpang Renggam water treatment plant due to river pollution

    2 hours ago

    75,000 affected by closure of Simpang Renggam water treatment plant due to river pollution

    KLUANG, March 25 — Water supply to about 75,000 consumers of SAJ Ranhill Sdn Bhd  in Johor have been cut off since Saturday morning (March 23),...

  • Aminuddin to quit as SIGC president after members voted for beer

    5 hours ago

    Aminuddin to quit as SIGC president after members voted for beer

  • Tyre factory, directors charged over Sungai Kim Kim pollution

    5 hours ago

    Tyre factory, directors charged over Sungai Kim Kim pollution

  • Name Pakatan leader who described Amanah as coalition’s puppet, Salahuddin challenges PAS chief

    5 hours ago

    Name Pakatan leader who described Amanah as coalition’s puppet, Salahuddin challenges PAS chief

  • Guan Eng: Penang govt only paid RM11.2m for study on highway projects

    4 hours ago

    Guan Eng: Penang govt only paid RM11.2m for study on highway projects

  • Selangor next in line for water rationing? Highly unlikely

    3 hours ago

    Selangor next in line for water rationing? Highly unlikely

  • Opposition quitting PAC? That's their business, says PM

    7 hours ago

    Opposition quitting PAC? That's their business, says PM

  • IGP: Police to follow new SOP when dealing with autistic suspects

    4 hours ago

    IGP: Police to follow new SOP when dealing with autistic suspects

  • Kedah govt apologises over controversial Japanese monument

    6 hours ago

    Kedah govt apologises over controversial Japanese monument

  • PKR Johor chief urges Nurul Izzah to seek re-election in GE15

    5 hours ago

    PKR Johor chief urges Nurul Izzah to seek re-election in GE15

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  • UiTM condemns attack on students as UM dithers

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    UiTM condemns attack on students as UM dithers

  • All you need to know about: The Rome Statute

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    All you need to know about: The Rome Statute

  • Register children’s births for citizenship, parents told

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    Register children’s births for citizenship, parents told

  • Johor Sultan orders probe into river pollution

    10 hours ago

    Johor Sultan orders probe into river pollution

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  • 3 hours ago

    ESTC to be re-activated, says minister

    LANGKAWI, March 25 — The Joint Malaysia-Russia Commission for Economic, Scientific, Technical and Cultural Cooperation (ESTC) will be re-activated to foster ties between the two...

  • 3 hours ago

    PFF Scholarship opened for application May 31

    GEORGE TOWN, March 25 — Tuition fees sponsorship of RM100,000 and RM1,000 monthly allowance awaits successful candidates for a scholarship scheme offered by the Penang Future...

  • 140 detained in Batu Pahat for gambling, prostitution offences

    4 hours ago

    140 detained in Batu Pahat for gambling, prostitution offences

    BATU PAHAT, March 25 — From January to date, the police have arrested 71 individuals following raids on 49 illegal gambling premises in the district, said Batu Pahat district...

  • Dr M laments lack of ‘integrity’ in Muslims who succumb to corruption

    8 hours ago

    Dr M laments lack of ‘integrity’ in Muslims who succumb to corruption

    ALOR SETAR, March 25 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today expressed regret that Muslims are involved in corruption when Islam prohibits the activity. The Prime Minister said “we...

  • PAS: New PAC chief should come from Umno

    5 hours ago

    PAS: New PAC chief should come from Umno

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — PAS agrees that a member of Parliament from Umno be appointed as chairman of the Public Accounts Committee. Party secretary-general, Datuk...

  • Govt to deliberate reduction in electricity tariffs, says PM

    8 hours ago

    Govt to deliberate reduction in electricity tariffs, says PM

    SERDANG, March 25 — The government is scrutinising the proposal to reduce electricity tariff in the country in line with the drop in the prices of coal and natural gas in the...

  • Penang exco’s service centre sprayed with racist and vulgar words

    8 hours ago

    Penang exco’s service centre sprayed with racist and vulgar words

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — The service centre of Penang executive councillor Chong Eng in Bukit Mertajam was found with racist and vulgar words sprayed on its front gate this...

  • Cops hunting down tahfiz teacher who abused students

    7 hours ago

    Cops hunting down tahfiz teacher who abused students

    KUANTAN, March 25 — The police are hunting for a 46-year-old man for allegedly abusing two children aged nine and 11, at a hostel cum tahfiz centre here.  ...

  • Alleged LGBT dinner event under probe, says Melaka CM

    5 hours ago

    Alleged LGBT dinner event under probe, says Melaka CM

    MELAKA, March 25 — The Melaka state government will conduct a full investigation of the organisers who are alleged to be involved in a programme connected to lesbian, gay,...

  • Khalid’s RM150m Rimba Kiara project cancellation cost ‘mythical’, says Segambut MP

    8 hours ago

    Khalid’s RM150m Rimba Kiara project cancellation cost ‘mythical’, says Segambut MP

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad’s claim that cancelling a property project at Taman Rimba Kiara would cost over RM150 million is a...

  • Opposition abandons PAC over chairman row

    10 hours ago

    Opposition abandons PAC over chairman row

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Three Opposition lawmakers resigned from the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) today in protest of Datuk Seri Ronald Kiandee's retention as the chairman....

  • Report: Zakir Naik used funds meant for Muslims’ welfare, accumulated RM113m in assets

    8 hours ago

    Report: Zakir Naik used funds meant for Muslims’ welfare, accumulated RM113m in assets

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Controversial Islamic preacher Dr Zakir Naik has been accused by India's Enforcement Directorate (ED) of accumulating assets worth RM113 million by...

  • Deputy Speaker: Parliament will pick new PAC chief once all cases ‘solved’

    11 hours ago

    Deputy Speaker: Parliament will pick new PAC chief once all cases ‘solved’

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Parliament will allow the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to conclude ongoing proceedings before selecting a new chairman, said Deputy Speaker Nga Kor...

  • Umno sec-gen suggests all Opposition MPs abandon PAC

    11 hours ago

    Umno sec-gen suggests all Opposition MPs abandon PAC

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Federal lawmakers from Umno and other Opposition parties in the Public Accounts Committee should withdraw to protest the retention of Datuk Seri Ronald...

  • PM: Malaysia can recover from past administrative, financial problems in three years

    11 hours ago

    PM: Malaysia can recover from past administrative, financial problems in three years

    SERDANG, March 25 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the country will recover in three years from the administrative and financial problems left behind by the previous...

  • Education reform needed to curb racial and religious polemic, says academic

    8 hours ago

    Education reform needed to curb racial and religious polemic, says academic

    KOTA KINABALU, March 25 — The education system in the country needs to address the current racial polemic that is becoming more divisive, an academic said. Universiti Kebangsaan...

  • Muhyiddin: More engagement needed on IPCMC

    11 hours ago

    Muhyiddin: More engagement needed on IPCMC

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — The government must obtain further feedback and views on the formation of an independent panel overseeing police conduct, Home Minister Tan Sri...

  • Selangor MB: State to pay for family’s travelling cost to visit Christchurch victim

    6 hours ago

    Selangor MB: State to pay for family’s travelling cost to visit Christchurch victim

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari today said that the state government will financially assist the family of a Malaysian victim involved in the...

  • Selangor exco: Cutting off utilities best way to keep illegal plastic factories shut

    9 hours ago

    Selangor exco: Cutting off utilities best way to keep illegal plastic factories shut

    SHAH ALAM, March 25 — The state Local Government, Public Transport and New Village Development Committee chairman Ng Sze Han today said that cutting off electricity and water...