December 17, 2017

Malaysia says ‘NO’ to legalising narcotics – Zahid

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17 :  Malaysia will not bow to any resolution passed by any world body, including the United Nations, to legalise the use of narcotics, says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr […]
December 17, 2017

Johor govt solving land ownership, affordable housing issues

JOHOR  BAHARU, Dec 17 :  The Johor government is committed to addressing the issues of change in land ownership and affordable housing with the solving of a […]
December 17, 2017

Najib arrives in Sri Lanka for three -day official visit

COLOMBO, Dec 17: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived here today for a three-day official visit to Sri Lanka. The special aircraft carrying Najib […]
December 16, 2017

Disabled girl drowns while trying to save sister

KUANTAN, Dec 16: A disabled teenager drowned after she slipped and fell into the river at Lata Lembik, Ulu Sungai Cheroh, Raub near here yesterday while […]
December 16, 2017

Najib receives Bahrain’s highest award

MANAMA, Dec 16: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has been conferred Bahrain’s highest award. Najib received King Hamad Order for Development from the Bahrain […]
December 15, 2017

15,000 tickets to meet Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan sold out in 12 hours

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 15: Some 15,000 tickets for the Natchathira Vizha 2018, which will feature Kollywood superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, were snapped up in just […]

Detrimental to nation if Kit Siang becomes PM – MCA

KLUANG,  Dec 17 :  It would be detrimental to the nation if DAP advisor Lim Kit Siang becomes prime minister said MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. The […]
December 16, 2017

Malaysia heading in the right direction – Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16: Malaysia is heading in the right direction as attested by the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) report on the country’s real gross domestic […]
December 16, 2017

MCA : Is DAP now welcoming extremist Malay-centric leaders and Perkasa ?

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16 : MCA has questioned DAP’s silence after 35 members and leaders of right-wing Perkasa joined PKR last week. MCA Religious Harmony Bureau […]
December 16, 2017

Zambry slams opposition for mocking PDRM’s security drills

LUMUT, Dec 16: Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir blasted the opposition for ridiculing the simulation exercise conducted by the state police contingent […]
December 16, 2017

Dr Mahathir calls Trump a ‘villain’ for Jerusalem plan

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16: Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Friday (Dec 15) called US President Donald Trump an “international bully” and a “villain” […]
December 15, 2017

Najib, Hadi to share stage over Jerusalem issue next Friday

PUTRAJAYA, Dec 15: A mammoth gathering will be held at the Putra Mosque, here next Friday to demonstrate a solidarity spirit in protesting the recognition of […]

Caj Permit Masuk Kenderaan (VEP) ditangguhkan – Liow

KLUANG, 17 Dis :  Caj Permit Masuk Kenderaan (VEP) yang dijadual dilaksana bermula Januari depan ditangguhkan bagi penyeragaman pelaksanaan di laluan Malaysia-Singapura dan Malaysia-Thailand. Menteri Pengangkutan Datuk Seri […]
December 17, 2017

Sindikit seludup buruh asing di KLIA, PDRM ‘BERTINDAK’

SERDANG, 17 Dis : Polis Diraja Malaysia (PDRM) mengenal pasti beberapa warga Bangladesh dipercayai terlibat dengan sindiket yang memainkan peranan bagi menguruskan penyeludupan buruh haram warga […]
December 17, 2017

MIC sasar mahu menang 6 kerusi Parlimen – Dr Subra

SERDANG, 17 Dis :  MIC akan mengadakan lebih banyak program pemukiman  untuk memperkukuh jentera pilihan raya dan meningkatkan kapasiti parti itu sebagai  persediaan rapi berdepan “Bapa […]
December 17, 2017

MTD sasar 20 % pengambilan pelajar bukan melayu – Johari

KUALA LUMPUR, 17 Dis :  Kementerian Pertahanan menyasarkan pengambilan 20 peratus pelajar bukan Melayu di Maktab Tentera Diraja (MTD) untuk merapatkan jurang antara kaum di maktab itu, kata Timbalan Menterinya Datuk Seri Mohd […]
December 16, 2017

Pemangku Raja Pahang sempurnakan istiadat pengurniaan darjah kebesaran

PEKAN, 16 Dis :  Pemangku Raja Pahang Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah hari ini berkenan menyempurnakan pengurniaan darjah kebesaran dan pingat sempena Istiadat Memuliakan Ulang Tahun […]
December 16, 2017

Pulai tidak tumbang sekalipun dengan ‘tsunami Kit Siang’ – Nur Jazlan

JOHOR BAHRU, 16 Dis: Anggota Parlimen Pulai Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed menyifatkan kajian sekumpulan pemikir Singapura, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak bahawa kerusi parlimen itu boleh terlepas ke tangan […]

I want everyone to have a chance to fly – Tony Fernandes

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17: Malaysia needs a low-cost airport with a different passenger service charges (PSCs) to allow everyone to have a chance to fly, said […]
December 17, 2017

Britain, China speed up bid to link stock markets

BEIJING, Dec 17: China and Britain look forward to a “new period of historic opportunity” to deepen cooperation post-Brexit, officials said Saturday (Dec 16), as they […]
December 16, 2017

Japan firm says it will pay part of salaries in Bitcoin

TOKYO, Dec 16: A Japanese company will start paying part of its employees’ salaries in Bitcoin, as it aims to get better understanding of the virtual […]
December 16, 2017

Wall Street up as gains in consumer staples power recovery

NEW YORK, Dec 16: Wall Street indexes rose on Friday (Dec 15) with gains in consumer stocks such as Costco Wholesale helping a broad recovery. Costco […]
December 16, 2017

Amazon to settle Italy tax row with US$118m: Officials

MILAN, Dec 16: Amazon has agreed to pay the Italian taxman €100 million (US$118 million) to settle a dispute over suspected tax fraud, the Italian revenue […]

City make it 16 in a row, Ozil cracker downs Newcastle

LONDON, Dec 17: Manchester City racked up a 16th consecutive Premier League win as the runaway leaders routed Tottenham 4-1, while Mesut Ozil’s stunning strike fired […]
December 17, 2017

Neymar shines on return as PSG beat Rennes

PARIS, Dec 17: Neymar starred on his return to the Paris Saint-Germain line-up after two games out with two goals and two assists in Saturday’s (Dec […]
December 17, 2017

Ronaldo retains Club World Cup for Real Madrid

ABU DHABI, Dec 17: Cristiano Ronaldo’s second-half free-kick ensured Real Madrid picked up a fifth trophy of 2017 by beating Gremio 1-0 in Abu Dhabi on […]
December 16, 2017

Monaco hit four to stay in PSG chase

PARIS, Dec 16: Reigning French champions Monaco eased past struggling Saint-Etienne 4-0 on Friday (Dec 15) to stay on PSG’s tail with the highly coveted Fabinho […]
December 16, 2017

Beijing unveils Winter Olympics emblems with fanfare

BEIJING, Dec 16: China unveiled emblems for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics inspired by Chinese calligraphy on Friday (Dec 15), in a star-studded ceremony […]
December 16, 2017

FIFA threatens to boot Spain out of World Cup

MADRID, Dec 16: The governing body of world football (FIFA) confirmed on Friday (Dec 15) that it has written to the Spanish federation (RFEF) warning they […]

Five on Friday: Five classic 1980s cartoons we would like rebooted

SINGAPORE, Dec 16: For the honour of Grayskull, She-Ra is getting the 21st century makeover she deserves. It was recently announced that the classic 1980s animated […]
December 16, 2017

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19

LONDON, Dec 16: Britain’s Prince Harry and his American fiancée, Meghan Markle, will marry on May 19, Kensington Palace said. Queen Elizabeth’s grandson, fifth-in-line to the […]
December 15, 2017

Pasir Ris otters a favourite subject of Nat Geo’s Nature Photographer of the Year Jayaprakash Bojan

SINGAPORE, Dec 15: He may have braved the rainforest jungles of Borneo to get his prize-winning peekaboo shot of a wild orangutan. But this year’s National Geographic […]
December 15, 2017

5 tips for budding wildlife photographers from award-winning Jayaprakash Bojan

SINGAPORE, Dec 15: Whether you’re shooting grey herons at a longkang or stalking tigers on a safari trip, shooting wildlife photographs can be just as tricky […]
December 14, 2017

Singapore-based photographer wins National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year

SINGAPORE, Dec 14: A photographer in Singapore was awarded the National Geographic Nature Photographer of the year on Wednesday (Dec 13). Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan’s photo of a male orangutan […]