Malaysia

  • Report: Radioactive device ‘missing’ since August 10, authorities fear use as ‘dirty bomb’

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    Report: Radioactive device ‘missing’ since August 10, authorities fear use as ‘dirty bomb’

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 20 — Police and the Atomic Energy Licensing Board (AELB) are desperately searching for a 23kg Radioactive Dispersal Device (RDD) worth RM75,000 that was...

  • Sack excos who gave freehold titles in 2008 if move unconstitutional, Perak MB told

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    Sack excos who gave freehold titles in 2008 if move unconstitutional, Perak MB told

    IPOH, Aug 20 — A lawyer has challenged Perak Mentri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu to remove members of his executive council who were involved when Pakatan Rakyat awarded free-hold...

  • Only BM and English on ward visits from now, doctors told

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    Only BM and English on ward visits from now, doctors told

  • Wan Azizah: LGBT fine as long as kept in private, not ‘glamourised’

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    Wan Azizah: LGBT fine as long as kept in private, not ‘glamourised’

  • Kit Siang joins Umno VP in asking Naijb to come clean on Jho Low

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    Kit Siang joins Umno VP in asking Naijb to come clean on Jho Low

  • Xavier: Perak’s plan to sell water to Penang to proceed

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    Xavier: Perak’s plan to sell water to Penang to proceed

  • Shahril clocks in at Khazanah

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    Shahril clocks in at Khazanah

  • Govt welcomes cooperation in wildlife conservation

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    Govt welcomes cooperation in wildlife conservation

  • Dr M: BN ravaged country, Vision 2020 now ‘maybe 2025’

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    Dr M: BN ravaged country, Vision 2020 now ‘maybe 2025’

  • Chat in Malay but also master English, says Dr M

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    Chat in Malay but also master English, says Dr M

  • Dr M cites himself in making case against strict meritocracy

    12 hours ago

    Dr M cites himself in making case against strict meritocracy

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    Three measures to assist consumers tide over SST

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    Rafizi: PKR will ensure Sabah gets attention

  • Dr M saddened over Kofi Annan’s death

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    Dr M saddened over Kofi Annan’s death

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  • Najib: How could BN shake down China’s giants?

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    Najib: How could BN shake down China’s giants?

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak rubbished Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s claim that the previous Barisan Nasional administration forced some...

  • Hadi confident PAS-Umno cooperation will show positive results

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    Hadi confident PAS-Umno cooperation will show positive results

    SHAH ALAM, Aug 19 — PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang said that the cooperation between the party and Umno in the Seri Setia state by-election would show positive...

  • Lee says Singapore hopes to work with Malaysian govt to take bilateral relations forward

    11 hours ago

    Lee says Singapore hopes to work with Malaysian govt to take bilateral relations forward

    SINGAPORE, Aug 19 — Singapore hopes to work with Malaysia’s new administration to take bilateral relations forward, says Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. “I hope with (Prime...

  • Chinese investors can help cut trade deficit, PM says

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    Chinese investors can help cut trade deficit, PM says

    BEIJING, Aug 19 — Chinese investors can help reduce the country’s trade deficit with Malaysia, the Southeast Asian nation’s prime minister said in Beijing today at an event...

  • PM: BN administration shook China investors down for 30pc in shares

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    PM: BN administration shook China investors down for 30pc in shares

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — The defeated Barisan Nasional government allegedly asked investors from China to issue 30 per cent stakes in local ventures to selected individuals, Tun...

  • New education adviser wards off attacks over old comment on Muslim prayers

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    New education adviser wards off attacks over old comment on Muslim prayers

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — Datin Noor Azimah Abdul Rahim has defended herself against fierce criticism online over a previous remark on mandatory Muslim prayers in schools now used...

  • Fine-tune Johor’s sustainable development plan, state govt told

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    Fine-tune Johor’s sustainable development plan, state govt told

    ISKANDAR PUTERI, Aug 19 — The Pakatan Harapan-led Johor government has been asked to review and fine-tune its Sustainable Development Plan 2019-2030 launched by Mentri Besar...

  • Again pitching for third national car, Dr M says to take a leaf from China

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    Again pitching for third national car, Dr M says to take a leaf from China

    BEIJING, Aug 19 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad renewed arguments today for his idea of a third national car by noting that China was not only a major automobile producer but was now...

  • From Beijing, Dr M and co signal end to cronyism and ‘kautim’ culture

    18 hours ago

    From Beijing, Dr M and co signal end to cronyism and ‘kautim’ culture

    BEIJING, Aug 19 — The message from the Malaysian government to businessmen is clear: No more cronyism and no more “kautim” (Cantonese for “all settled”) culture....

  • DAP did not pressure Perak MB on permanent ownership status for new villages, says Nga

    11 hours ago

    DAP did not pressure Perak MB on permanent ownership status for new villages, says Nga

    TELUK INTAN, Aug 19 — Perak DAP has never pressured Mentri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu on the issue of land ownership status, its chairman Nga Kor Ming said. “Perak DAP will...

  • Dr M: BN government aimed to sell all of Malaysia to China

    19 hours ago

    Dr M: BN government aimed to sell all of Malaysia to China

    BEIJING, Aug 19 — The Barisan Nasional government’s policies were so accommodative to China that it essentially put Malaysia on sale to the Asian superpower, Tun Dr Mahathir...

  • Hunt on for Thai pirates believed to have abducted four Malaysian fishermen

    16 hours ago

    Hunt on for Thai pirates believed to have abducted four Malaysian fishermen

    LANGKAWI, Aug 19 — Police are hunting for a group of eight Thai pirates suspected of abducting four fishermen after robbing them in the middle of the sea near Pulau Langgun here...

  • Minister discloses plan to turn Highland Towers site into park

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    Minister discloses plan to turn Highland Towers site into park

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — The Housing and Local Government Ministry is planning to turn the site of the Highland Towers condominium which collapsed 25 years ago into a recreational...

  • Govt to use liberal approach to implement SST, says Lim

    18 hours ago

    Govt to use liberal approach to implement SST, says Lim

    GEORGE TOWN, Aug 19 — The government will use a liberal approach towards traders in implementing the Sales and Services Tax (SST), said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. He said...

  • Pakatan’s Wong wants to continue Ng’s commitment in developing Balakong

    12 hours ago

    Pakatan’s Wong wants to continue Ng’s commitment in developing Balakong

    BANGI, Aug 19 — Admittedly, it is not easy to match the commitment of the late Eddie Ng Tien Chie in developing Balakong, but Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate for the by-election...

  • No confidence vote against Perak MB claim mere speculation, says exco

    13 hours ago

    No confidence vote against Perak MB claim mere speculation, says exco

    PARIT BUNTAR, Aug 19 — The reported claim over plans to pass a vote of no confidence against Perak Mentri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu is mere speculation, says State Public...

  • Perak Amanah ready to give up seat for Anwar

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    Perak Amanah ready to give up seat for Anwar

    IPOH, Aug 19 — Perak Amanah deputy chairman Datuk Seri Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin said the state chapter would be willing to give up a federal seat for PKR president Datuk Seri...

  • PAS Seri Setia hopeful says vital to keep government in check

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    PAS Seri Setia hopeful says vital to keep government in check

    SHAH ALAM, August 19 — A strong Opposition is vital to monitor the ruling government and keep it accountable, said PAS’s Seri Setia candidate Dr Halimah Ali. The 58-year old...

  • Lawyer backs RCI for judiciary over judge’s claim of ostracisation

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    Lawyer backs RCI for judiciary over judge’s claim of ostracisation

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — The legal fraternity must push for a royal commission of inquiry (RCI) on the judiciary following a judge’s claim of being ostracised over a dissenting...