|Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Nation News

Mara to open own bank, university – Ismail Sabri

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 2: Majlis Amanah Rakyat (Mara) will implement a number of initiatives including opening its own bank. Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said he would hold a meeting with Bank Negara Malaysia on the matter. “We have not decided on the name for the bank but we have done the preparations and ...Full Article

Standard guidelines needed for affordable homes – Zambry

IPOH, Feb 1: Standard guidelines must be introduced for affordable homes to ensure only those who qualify or eligible can own such houses said Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri ...Full Article

RON95 down by 10 sen in February

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 1: The retail price of RON95 and RON97 petrol and diesel will be reduced by 10 sen, 20 sen and 25 sen respectively effective today. The ...Full Article

Ministry takes steps to prevent spread of Zika virus in M’sia

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 30: To prevent the Zika virus from spreading in the country, tourists from South America and Central America, as well as Malaysians returning from there should report ...Full Article

Death of M’sian student: Karnataka police detain bus driver

NEW DELHI, Jan 30: The police in the state of Karnataka, South India have detained a private bus driver to facilitate investigations into an accident which resulted in the ...Full Article

TPPA good for the people and nation – Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 30: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak is confident that the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) will benefit and have a positive economic impact in the ...Full Article

Commando pleads not guilty to promoting membership in IS

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29: A commando pleaded not guilty in the High Court here today to a charge of promoting membership in the Islamic State (IS) militant group. Muhammad Adibzakir ...Full Article

Police warning over false, threatening phone calls

SUNGAI BULOH, Jan 29: The police today warned of severe action against individuals or others who spark unrest by spreading false information or making threats over the telephone. Inspector-General of ...Full Article

Public advised against speculating on object found in Kampung Benting Lintang

BESUT, Jan 29: Police today advised the public against making any speculation on the discovery of an object, believed to be plane debris, in Kampung Benting Lintang here yesterday. Terengganu ...Full Article

Teacher dies in lightning strike, two others injured

SHAH ALAM, Jan 29: A teacher died and two others fainted after a lightning strike at a secondary school here yesterday, police said today. Shah Alam Police chief ACP ...Full Article