Malaysia

  • PNG buys Bentleys from Malaysian firm for Apec meeting

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    PNG buys Bentleys from Malaysian firm for Apec meeting

    WELLINGTON, Oct 16 — Papua New Guinea has reportedly bought three Bentley limousines to use at an Asia-Pacific summit next month, in a move set to rev-up further outrage after...

  • Johor to revive crooked bridge project, says mentri besar

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    Johor to revive crooked bridge project, says mentri besar

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Johor will bring back plans for a crooked bridge between Malaysia and Singapore previously mooted by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad 15 years ago. Johor Mentri...

  • Anwar can balance PM-in-waiting and backbencher roles, say analysts

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    Anwar can balance PM-in-waiting and backbencher roles, say analysts

  • Buddhist dad wins court bid to cancel ex-wife’s unilateral conversion of kids to Islam

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    Buddhist dad wins court bid to cancel ex-wife’s unilateral conversion of kids to Islam

  • Malaysian AIDS Foundation announces award, aims to raise RM2.5m

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    Malaysian AIDS Foundation announces award, aims to raise RM2.5m

  • Zuraida: Prove money politics in PKR poll

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    Zuraida: Prove money politics in PKR poll

  • Loke: Disrespectful to accept titles without consulting party

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    Loke: Disrespectful to accept titles without consulting party

  • Dr Wan Azizah to lead Malaysia delegation to 12th Asem summit in Brussels

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    Dr Wan Azizah to lead Malaysia delegation to 12th Asem summit in Brussels

  • Dataran Merdeka field to be closed till August 2019

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    Dataran Merdeka field to be closed till August 2019

  • Najib leaves MACC headquarters after six hours of questioning

    6 hours ago

    Najib leaves MACC headquarters after six hours of questioning

  • Hishamuddin Rais gives statement over blog post

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    Hishamuddin Rais gives statement over blog post

Our Picks in Malaysia

  • Museums dept scraps hall rental for Thai LGBT event

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    Museums dept scraps hall rental for Thai LGBT event

  • Swapping MyKad for India’s Aadhar?

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    Swapping MyKad for India’s Aadhar?

  • Deputy minister: New Economic Policy still relevant

    5 hours ago

    Deputy minister: New Economic Policy still relevant

  • Minister: Only those aged 21 and above can buy liquor now

    5 hours ago

    Minister: Only those aged 21 and above can buy liquor now

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  • Malaysian Bar: Ensure jail time proportional to crime when commuting death sentence

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    Malaysian Bar: Ensure jail time proportional to crime when commuting death sentence

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Malaysian Bar president George Varughese today said that all existing death sentences should not be automatically replaced with life imprisonment. George...

  • No sabotage in French terror suspect’s death, says IGP

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    No sabotage in French terror suspect’s death, says IGP

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — There are no elements of sabotage in the accident of a police van, which resulted in the death of a Frenchman, suspected to be involved in Salafi Jihadi...

  • Cops nab man suspected of links to Kota Damansara 7-Eleven shooting

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    Cops nab man suspected of links to Kota Damansara 7-Eleven shooting

    PETALING JAYA, Oct 16 — A 35-year-old man suspected to be involved in yesterday’s brazen daylight shooting right outside a 7-Eleven outlet in Kota Damansara, Selangor has been...

  • PKR rep urges MACC probe on Kuching’s RM31m musical fountain

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    PKR rep urges MACC probe on Kuching’s RM31m musical fountain

    KUCHING, Oct 16 — PKR’s state assemblyman See Chee How today urged the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to probe the construction of the Darul Hana Musical Fountain...

  • Minister urges calm over temple demolition in Subang Jaya

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    Minister urges calm over temple demolition in Subang Jaya

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Minister-in-the-Prime Minister’s Department Senator P. Waytha Moorthy urged the Malaysian Indian community to stay calm over the intended demolishment...

  • One ‘laundry cat killer’ accused discharged

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    One ‘laundry cat killer’ accused discharged

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — The Selayang Sessions Court today gave a discharge not amounting to an acquittal to one of the two men accused of killing a cat by putting it into a...

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    Body found caught in rubbish trap in Sungai Kandis

    SHAH ALAM, Oct 16 — The body of a man was found caught in a rubbish trap at Sungai Kandis in Section 36 here yesterday. Selangor Fire and Rescue Department Operations Management...

  • Putrajaya: Noose will be swapped with 30 years’ jail if death penalty goes

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    Putrajaya: Noose will be swapped with 30 years’ jail if death penalty goes

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Existing death sentences will be commuted to a minimum of 30 years’ imprisonment if Malaysia abolishes capital punishment, said Datuk VK Liew. The...

  • AGC rejects Farid Kamil’s attempt to get charges dropped

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    AGC rejects Farid Kamil’s attempt to get charges dropped

    PETALING JAYA, Oct 16 — The Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) has rejected Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari’s representation for the five criminal charges against him to be dropped....

  • IGP: Police personnel to tie the knot in mass wedding

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    IGP: Police personnel to tie the knot in mass wedding

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) in collaboration with Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad will organise a mass wedding for police officers and staff in...

  • Parliament raises fines for damage to public roads

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    Parliament raises fines for damage to public roads

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — The Dewan Rakyat passed today an amendment to the Street, Drainage and Buildings Act 1974 to increase by a hundredfold punishment for developers and...

  • Penang cops destroy drugs, processing machines valued at RM8.8m

    5 hours ago

    Penang cops destroy drugs, processing machines valued at RM8.8m

    KEPALA BATAS, Oct 16 — Penang police today disposed of 836.17kg of drugs, ketum leaves and ketum water and a machine to process ecstasy pills and psychotropic drugs valued at...

  • Zahid says Umno will duke with cops in court to get its millions back

    10 hours ago

    Zahid says Umno will duke with cops in court to get its millions back

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Umno will follow the legal process for the return of RM116.7 million seized during police raids from properties linked to Datuk Seri Najib Razak, party...

  • Health Ministry: Cigarette prices go up next month

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    Health Ministry: Cigarette prices go up next month

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Health Minister Datuk Seri Dzulkefly Ahmad today said that the price of cigarettes will be increased across the board within a month following the...

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    Two children killed while crossing road in Baram

    MIRI, Oct 16 — A four-wheel-drive vehicle hit two children crossing Jalan Bakong-Lapok in Baram today, killing both of them. Monica Ubong, three, and a relative Carin Tigang,...

  • DPM: Malaysia has sent RM1.5m aid to Indonesian quake victims

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    DPM: Malaysia has sent RM1.5m aid to Indonesian quake victims

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — The government has channelled RM1.5 million in aid to assist the victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Sulawesi, and Lombok in Indonesia, said...

  • Najib called to MACC HQ again today over 1MDB

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    Najib called to MACC HQ again today over 1MDB

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been summoned to turn up at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) Putrajaya headquarters again, a source said. An...

  • Anwar: Money politics allegation in PKR polls to be discussed tonight

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    Anwar: Money politics allegation in PKR polls to be discussed tonight

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — The issue of alleged money politics being practised in PKR party elections will be discussed during a party meeting tonight, said Datuk Seri Anwar...

  • Don’t feed the shoe trolls, Kit Siang tells Maszlee

    7 hours ago

    Don’t feed the shoe trolls, Kit Siang tells Maszlee

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Education Minister Maszlee Malik should concentrate on his intended policies and let these speak for themselves rather than spend time fending off...