November 20, 2017

Bring back English-medium schools – Rahman Dahlan

KUALA LUMPUR,Nov 20: English-medium schools should be re-established in this country to improve students’ English language proficiency to enable them to compete in a world that […]
November 20, 2017

Extend paternity leave from 7 days to 30 days for fathers – Azizah

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: The Ministry Of Women, Family And Community Development will be advocating to the government to extend paternity leave from seven days to […]
November 20, 2017

Ministry sets up cyber crime special committee

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: A special committee has been set up by the government to combat cyber crime in the country. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri […]
November 20, 2017

Gov’t to identify measures to reduce impact of rising oil prices

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: The government will identify appropriate measures to reduce the impact of rising world crude oil prices if the retail prices of RON95 […]
November 20, 2017

Don’t be victims of weaponised information

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 :   Internet users should be more careful about sharing personal data online to avoid from becoming victims of weaponised information, said Communications and Multimedia Deputy Minister, […]
November 20, 2017

Only 7 pct take up TVET after Form Three

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: Only seven per cent of students across the country take up Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) after their Form Three. […]

Gerakan to field 60 per cent new faces in GE14

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 20: Gerakan will field 60 per cent new faces to contest 45 parliamentary and state seats across the country in the coming 14th […]
November 20, 2017

Court allows Amanah members’ bid to strike out suit by PAS man

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: The High Court here today allowed an application by four Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) members to strike out a suit by PAS […]
November 20, 2017

Khairy slams Singapore PM over Pulau Batu Puteh ‘irresponsible’ comments

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20:  Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin  today vehemently condemned Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s statement that Malaysia’s application to revise the judgment […]
November 20, 2017

Pakatan Harapan ‘disappointed’ with Zahid – Dr Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA, Nov 20: Pakatan Harapan leaders have expressed disappointment after their plan to meet Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid did not take place. “We […]
November 20, 2017

MOF says can’t determine when 1MDB financial reports will be completed

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: The Ministry of Finance said that it cannot determine when 1Malaysia Development Bhd’s (1MDB) reports for its 2015 and 2016 financial years […]
November 20, 2017

Do not listen to people out to topple gov’t, ATM veterans told

JITRA, Nov 20: Veteran members of the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) were today reminded not to be influenced by quarters with political interests working to topple […]

Ayob Khan pernah terima ancaman bunuh daripada Muhammad Wanndy

IPOH, 20 Nov: Tidak perlu pangkalan, ancaman militan Daesh masih rancak tersebar menerusi media sosial untuk menyebarkan ideologi dan merekrut rakyat negara ini, kata Ketua Penolong […]
November 20, 2017

Kes bunuh Morais: 6 termasuk pakar patologi diperintah bela diri

KUALA LUMPUR, 20 Nov: Mahkamah Tinggi di sini hari ini memerintahkan enam lelaki termasuk pakar patologi angkatan tentera untuk membeli diri terhadap pertuduhan membunuh Timbalan Pendakwa […]
November 20, 2017

4 anggota Amanah berjaya batal saman PAS kawasan Batu

KUALA LUMPUR, 20 Nov: Empat anggota Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) hari ini berjaya membatalkan saman difailkan Yang DiPertua PAS kawasan Batu, Azhar Yahya dan parti itu […]
November 20, 2017

Kebanyakan maklumat surat layang tidak tepat – SPRM

KUANTAN, 20 Nov: Suruhanjaya Pencegahan Rasuah Malaysia (SPRM) Pahang mendapati kebanyakan maklumat di dalam surat layang yang diterimanya adalah tidak tepat. Timbalan Pengarah Operasi SPRM Negeri […]
November 20, 2017

Kerajaan kenal pasti langkah sesuai kurangkan impak kenaikan harga minyak

PUTRAJAYA, 20 Nov: Kerajaan akan mengenal pasti langkah bersesuaian bagi mengurangkan impak kenaikan harga runcit petrol RON95 dan diesel jika meningkat melebihi RM2.50 seliter secara berterusan […]
November 20, 2017

Kempen kurangkan kadar kemalangan jalan raya gagal

PUTRAJAYA, 20 Nov: Timbalan Menteri Pengangkutan Datuk Abdul Aziz Kaprawi mengakui kempen keselamatan jalan raya gagal mengurangkan kadar kemalangan di negara ini. Beliau berkata Pelan Keselamatan […]

Wahid gives new Myvi thumbs up

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) Group Chairman, Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, has the distinction of being the first customer to receive the […]
November 20, 2017

No plan to change GST rate – Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20:  The government has not planned to change the rate of the goods and services tax (GST) which has been set at six […]
November 20, 2017

Ringgit has made significant developments since Nov 2016 – BNM

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: The ringgit has seen significant developments since November last year when it was one of the most volatile currencies, but now it […]
November 20, 2017

Ringgit opens higher against USD

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today on higher demand as a result of the positive spillover from Malaysia’s 6.2 […]
November 20, 2017

Alibaba to buy 36.2 percent Sun Art for US$2.9 billion

HONG KONG, Nov 20: Internet giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Monday it would buy an aggregate direct and indirect stake of 36.16 percent in […]

Delhi half-marathon goes ahead despite smog, health warnings

NEW DELHI, Nov 20: Tens of thousands of runners on Sunday (Nov 19) choked through smog for the Delhi half marathon, ignoring dire health warnings from […]
November 20, 2017

Juventus crash as Buffon, Barzagli rested

MILAN, Nov 20: Captain Gianluigi Buffon and defender Andrea Barzagli were rested by Juventus in the wake of Italy’s World Cup exit as the Serie A […]
November 20, 2017

Moyes makes losing start as Watford sink Hammers

WATFORD, Nov 20: David Moyes suffered a miserable start to his West Ham United reign as Watford eased to a 2-0 win over the Premier League […]
November 20, 2017

Record-breaking Valencia maintain Barcelona chase

MADRID, Nov 20: Valencia maintained their pursuit of Barcelona to remain four points off the La Liga leaders thanks to second-half goals from Geoffrey Kondogbia and […]
November 19, 2017

Atomic blond Lewandowski double stretches Bayern winning run

MUNICH, Nov 19: Bundesliga top scorer Robert Lewandowski struck twice as champions Bayern Munich eased past Augsburg 3-0 on Saturday to make it eight wins in […]
November 19, 2017

Pogba drives Man Utd fightback, Arsenal win derby

LONDON, Nov 19: Paul Pogba marked his comeback with a goal and an assist as Manchester United fought back to beat Newcastle United 4-1 on Saturday […]

Singaporeans brave traffic jam, crowds to go bargain hunting at new IKEA in Johor Baru

JOHOR BARU, Nov 20: Many Singaporeans endured the traffic jam and large crowds on Sunday (Nov 19) to visit IKEA’s newly opened outlet in Johor Baru. […]
November 20, 2017

Swimming with dolphins in virtual reality to aid disabled

APELDOORN, Nov 20: Swimming with wild dolphins is something most can only dream of, and jumping into pools with captive animals has become increasingly controversial with […]
November 20, 2017

Brunei Sultan joins Sarawak Regatta

KUCHING, Nov 20: The Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah attended the 145th Sarawak Regatta on Sunday (Nov 19) and joined the men’s 20-paddler longboat race. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and his […]
November 19, 2017

How McDonald’s flipped its fortunes and delivered a comeback

CHICAGO, Nov 19: It is the “dead zone” lull between lunch and dinner, yet McDonald’s is bustling with customers tapping their orders on huge screens. The […]
November 19, 2017

On the Record: Gurmit Singh, actor, comedian, host

  SINGAPORE, Nov 19: Gurmit Singh arrives at the Mediacorp campus for our interview in a black T-shirt, jeans and a black cap that augments his […]