January 17, 2018

Petrol prices up, diesel remains unchanged

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: Petrol prices are up from tomorrow until Jan 24, however, there is no change in the price of diesel. RON95 will be […]
January 17, 2018

Yew Tung Seang new mayor of Penang Island

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 17: Penang Island City Council (MBPP) secretary Yew Tung Seang has been appointed the new mayor of Penang Island to succeed retiring Datuk […]
January 17, 2018

Farmer jailed for supporting terrorism

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: A farmer was sentenced to a total of 11 years’ jail by the High Court here today for supporting terrorism and possessing […]
January 17, 2018

Easy for Malaysians to get U.S visa, says envoy

ALOR SETAR, Jan 17: It is actually easy for Malaysians to get a visa to travel to the United States, said US Ambassador to Malaysia Kamala […]
January 17, 2018

Man slaps woman for not wearing headscarf

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: A footage of a man slapping a woman for not wearing a headscarf has gone final. The incident, believed to have taken place […]
January 17, 2018

Lack of civic consciousness blamed over falling chair death incident

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17: Lack of civic consciousness and sense of responsibility has resulted in some members of society to act rashly without thinking of the […]

Be courageous enough to say I lied, Lim dares Teng

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 17: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has dared Penang Barisan Nasional chairman Teng Chang Yeow to say that the former lied in his […]
January 17, 2018

Nation will not progress if women’s role is ignored – Najib

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 17: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said any nation will not progress and succeed if the role of women is ignored in […]
January 17, 2018

Tengku Abdullah ‘angry’ with Mahfuz

KUANTAN, Jan 17: The Regent of Pahang, Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah, said today he was “angry and offended” over the insult hurled at his father, […]
January 17, 2018

Refrain from trading insults in GE14 – Perlis Mufti

KANGAR Jan 17: Political leaders are advised not to use abusive words and throw insults at each other when campaigning in the upcoming 14th general election. […]
January 17, 2018

Appeals court retains RM1,500 fine on Nik Nazmi

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 17: The Court of Appeal today retained the RM1,500 fine meted out by the High Court on Seri Setia assemblyman Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad […]
January 17, 2018

‘We cannot be proud when graduates are selling nasi lemak’ – Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairperson Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has blamed the Barisan Nasional (BN) over the unemployment among local graduates. “We cannot be proud when […]

Tiada pemilih tentera didaftarkan di Kem Paloh, Johor – SPR

PUTRAJAYA, 17 Jan: Suruhanjaya Pilihan Raya (SPR) hari ini menafikan pernah menerima sebarang permohonan baharu daripada pihak tentera untuk mendaftarkan anggota mereka sebagai pemilih atau membuka […]
January 17, 2018

Tiada sindiket besar terlibat curi kenderaan di Malaysia

BANGKOK, 17 Jan: Penangkapan Robin Hai atau Nyo Ah Hai, dalang utama kepada sindiket curi kenderaan dengan operasi merentasi sempadan beberapa negara di rantau ini telah […]
January 17, 2018

Campak kerusi: Polis ambil keterangan 31 individu

KUALA LUMPUR, 17 Jan: Polis merakam percakapan 31 individu bagi membantu siasatan kejadian seorang remaja lelaki maut selepas dihempap sebuah kerusi pejabat yang dicampak dari tingkat […]
January 17, 2018

Mahkamah Rayuan kekalkan denda RM1,500 Nik Nazmi

PUTRAJAYA, 17 Jan: Mahkamah Rayuan hari ini mengekalkan denda RM1,500 diputuskan Mahkamah Tinggi ke atas Anggota Dewan Undangan Negeri (ADUN) Seri Setia Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad […]
January 17, 2018

Negara tidak akan maju jika peranan wanita dikesampingkan – Najib

PUTRAJAYA, 17 Jan: Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak berkata sesebuah negara tidak akan maju dan berjaya sekiranya peranan wanita dikesampingkan dalam arus pembangunan negara. […]
January 17, 2018

Tiada cubaan culik pelajar sekolah di Ipoh

IPOH, 17 Jan: Tiada sebarang kejadian cubaan menculik lima pelajar Sekolah Kebangsaan Sungai Rokam, di sini, Jumaat lepas, sebagaimana yang tular di aplikasi WhatsApp. Ketua Polis […]

AirAsia BigPay promises 4 pct savings on travel cost

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: AirAsia Bhd’s Group Chief Executive Officer, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes today said the airline’s BigPay e-wallet is capable of giving at least […]
January 17, 2018

Ringgit higher against USD in early session

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: The ringgit strengthened against the US dollar this morning on renewed buying interest. At 9.07 am, the ringgit stood at 3.9450/9500 against […]
January 17, 2018

Nestle sells US candy business to Ferrero for US$2.8b

GENEVA, Jan 17: Nestle said on Tuesday (Jan 16) it has agreed to sell its US candy business to Italy’s Ferrero for CHF 2.7 billion (US$2.8 […]
January 17, 2018

Airbus gets early 2018 jump on rival Boeing with Mexico order

MEXICO CITY, Jan 17: Airbus got an early jump on rival Boeing for 2018 with news on Tuesday (Jan 16) that low-cost Mexican airline Volaris has […]
January 16, 2018

Shopee aims to garner over US$5 bil in GMV in 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16: Shopee, a leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, aims to achieve more than US$5 billion (US$1=RM3.96) in gross merchandise value […]

AFC U-23: M’sia edge Saudi Arabia 1-0 to advance to quarterfinals

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17: Malaysia edged their more fancied opponents Saudi Arabia 1-0 in their last Group C match in the AFC Under -23 Championship at […]
January 17, 2018

Falcao rescues Monaco a point after Balotelli double

PARIS, Jan 17: Radamel Falcao scored an injury-time equaliser to snatch Monaco a 2-2 draw with a Mario Balotelli-inspired Nice on Tuesday (Jan 16), but Marseille […]
January 17, 2018

Arsenal’s Walcott set for Everton medical

LONDON, Jan 17: Arsenal forward Theo Walcott is edging closer to a £20 million (US$28 million) move to Everton after he travelled to Merseyside for a […]
January 17, 2018

VAR helps Leicester advance to FA Cup fourth round

LONDON, Jan 17: Leicester made history as English football’s first beneficiaries of the Video Assistant Referee system after the replay technology was used to award their […]
January 17, 2018

Wenger branded referee Dean a ‘disgrace’

LONDON, Jan 17: Arsene Wenger called Mike Dean a “disgrace” and accused the referee of dishonesty after barging into the official’s dressing room for a furious […]
January 16, 2018

‘Why give up after training so hard?’ – Misbun

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16: The motivating words of the country’s head coach Datuk Misbun Sidek galvanised national singles player Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin, who was almost knocked […]

Suppressing a sneeze can be dangerous, doctors warn

PARIS, Jan 16: Stifling a sneeze can rupture your throat, burst an ear drum, or pop a blood vessel in your brain, researchers warned on Tuesday (Jan […]
January 15, 2018

Hello Kitty manhole art helps Japan sewers clean up their act

TOKYO, Jan 15: Japan’s sewerage industry has found a way to clean up its dirty and smelly image: elaborately designed and colourful manhole covers with 12,000 […]
January 12, 2018

Don’t feed your dog raw meat, study says

PARIS, Jan 12: Raw meat, touted by some as an easily-digestible, nutrient-filled superfood for domestic dogs and cats, may put not only your pet at risk, […]
January 12, 2018

Queen’s bra-fitter stripped of royal warrant after revelations

LONDON, Jan 12: Queen Elizabeth II’s luxury lingerie maker Rigby & Peller has lost its royal warrant, an official said on Thursday (Jan 11), after its […]
January 11, 2018

Forget the self-driving car, meet the self-driving suitcase

LAS VEGAS, Jan 11: Self-driving cars may take a while to arrive, but the self-driving suitcase is here now. Some of the technologies used in autonomous […]