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PM announces incentives for TM employees - 25/09 11:25 pm

Any pregnant employee of Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) can return home from work one hour earlier.

Rumours of Mahadzir Lokman's death untrue - brother - 25/09 10:52 pm

The brother of Datuk Mahadzir Lokman has dismissed rumours that the television host and personality had passed on.

Rohingya crisis: Little can be done if Myanmar remains in denial - Anifah - 25/09 10:43 pm

The Rohingya crisis in Myanmar may have come to a head but little can be done to improve the situation if the republic remains in denial, says Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman.

4 construction labourers charged with Abu Sayyaf involvement - 25/09 9:54 pm

The four men were among 19 suspects who attempted to stage an attack at the closing ceremony of the 29th Southeast Asian Games Kuala Lumpur 2017 (KL2017) on Aug 30.

Di Sebalik Wajah: The many faces of cyberbullies - 25/09 8:55 pm

Do you have a monstrous side when online?

Malaysia to work with other countries in global crime fight - 25/09 7:14 pm

Malaysia is to enhance its ties with China and other Interpol member states to establish strong cooperation and share experiences in curbing international and trans-border crime.

'We are already sad, and now have to reply to condolence messages' - .. - 25/09 4:12 pm

His sister, Ida Lokman, told Astro AWANI that her heart felt heavy and sad when the family kept on receiving condolence messages.

Mahadzir Lokman still in critical condition - 25/09 12:30 am

Popular TV newsreader, Datuk Mahadzir Lokman, is still in a critical condition due to complications arising from high blood pressure and diabetes.

Understand Rukun Negara or risk mind colonisation - Kurup - 25/09 10:22 am

Kurup said the principles of Rukun Negara could guide the people in developing character, vision, morals and dignity as Malaysians.

MIC approves constitutional amendments to restore party's glory - 25/09 9:26 am

The MIC has approved 49 amendments to the party's constitution in strengthening and restoring the glory of the 71-year-old party, said Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam.

Counter terrorism, cybercrime among matters to be discussed in Beijing - .. - 25/09 7:41 am

Kuala Lumpur's move to establish counter-terrorism cooperation with Beijing and the focus on combating cybercrime are among the highlights of Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's three-day working visit

Police seek four to facilitate murder probe - 25/09 7:30 am

The police have sought four men, including two Indonesians to facilitate investigations into the murder of a man in Jalan Kuhara here last week.

Malaysia disassociates from ASEAN chairman's statement on Rakhine - 24/09 11:53 pm

Malaysia has disassociated itself from the ASEAN Chairman's Statement on the Humanitarian Situation in Rakhine State which was issued in New York yesterday.

Aircraft carrying Sarawak minister skids off runway - 24/09 11:51 pm

A Hornbill Skyways Sdn Bhd aircraft skidded off the runway when landing at the Kuching International Airport this evening.

DBKL stands firm on decision to ban beer festival - Tengku Adnan - 24/09 9:51 pm

Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) stands firm on its decision to ban the Better Beer Festival despite the assurance given by the organiser that security measures will be put in place.

Media practitioners must be quick to counter false news - PM Najib - 24/09 9:21 pm

Media practitioners should be quick to counter false news spread on the social media aimed at inciting the people to hate the government, including the statement during the meeting between the prime m

Mahadzir Lokman in critical condition - 24/09 9:16 pm

Popular host, Datuk Mahadzir Lokman is reportedly critical at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of University Malaya Medical Centre in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Government will not raise GST rate to cover lack of funding for PTPTN - .. - 24/09 7:34 pm

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the lack of PTPTN loans is not just a problem among the Indian students but is also experienced by students from other races.

Tahfiz school denies problem with parents of fire victims - 24/09 6:43 pm

The management of the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah residential religious school in Keramat Hujung is not embroiled in any problem with parents of the 28 victims of a fire at its hostel on Sept 14.

MIC wants govt to make some policy changes - 24/09 5:24 pm

MIC today called on the government to make some policy changes to further enhance the socio-economic position of the Indian community in the country.

Malaysia's stand on humanitarian issues should be respected - DPM - 24/09 4:01 pm

Malaysians should be thankful for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak's firmness and concern while being vocal on these issues at the international level.

MP says best to keep PLUS in govt hands - 24/09 10:57 am

A Member of Parliament has joined the tide of concern over PLUS Malaysia Bhd possibly being acquired by a private party, saying the profitable highway operator should remain in government hands.

Flood: More people evacuated in Kedah - 24/09 10:57 am

The number of people evacuated due to flash floods in Kedah continues to 2,873 today from 2,280 people last night.

Woman detained for alleged dumping of newborn - 24/09 12:24 am

Batu Pahat police chief ACP Abdul Wahib Musa said the arrest of the 19-year-old suspect followed information from an individual who found the baby near his house verandah.

APG KL2017: Spectacular closing ceremony as SEAGF flag goes to Manila - 23/09 11:06 pm

Indonesia was crowned as the overall champion with 126 gold, 75 silver and 50 bronze medals.

Make safety at workplaces people's agenda - Lam Thye - 23/09 10:02 pm

The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has called on the public to implement the occupational safety and health (OSH) management system at all places of work, including schoo

More important to have a job, says Musa - 23/09 8:04 pm

The current scenario for employment seekers is that they may not get the job that truly interests them.

Malaysia to bring GMM initiative to UN - 23/09 4:28 pm

Malaysia seeks to bring forth the Global Movement of Moderates (GMM) initiative to the United Nations (UN) through a Resolution to negate the propagation of extremism and radicalisation.

NBOS programme records remarkable success - PM Najib - 23/09 2:22 pm

The implementation of the National Blue Ocean Strategy (NBOS) programme has been remarkably successfully in providing the best services to the people at optimum spending.

International community should abide to UN principles - Anifah - 23/09 1:16 pm

Malaysia calls upon the international community to abide and uphold the principles of the United Nations (UN) and to treat Israel and others who committed crimes against humanity equally.

Government recognises chinese contributions to Malaysian economy - PM Najib - 23/09 7:48 am

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak paid tribute to the Chinese Hokkien community in Malaysia, saying that they have contributed remarkably to the country's economic development.

Anwar Ibrahim involved in car accident - 22/09 10:57 pm

Lawyer R. Sivarasa said his client escaped serious injuries in the incident which occurred at a traffic light junction near Jalan Saujana Utama in Sungai Buloh about 12.30 pm.

Detention of three Subang MP staff not linked to politics - MACC - 22/09 10:53 pm

MACC chief commissioner Tan Sri Dzulkifli Ahmad said the action against the three individuals was conducted professionally in line with the efforts of the commission to rid the country of corruption.

Tahfiz centre's new premises to be operational early next year - 22/09 10:48 pm

Its principal Mohd Zahid Mahmood said the postponement was due to the improvement works to meet with several safety features set by the Fire and Rescue Department.

Tribunal finds Myanmar guilty of genocide - 22/09 10:19 pm

Daniel Feierstein, who headed a seven-member panel, ruled the prosecution had proved its case beyond reasonable doubt.

Malaysia moves up the ranks in Global Human Capital Report - Najib - 22/09 8:57 pm

Through the National Transformation Policy, Malaysia is now listed as second best in Southeast Asia and 33rd in the world in Human Capital Development according to the World Economic Forum.

MaGIC denies quid-pro-quo arrangement with Uber - 22/09 7:24 pm

"Earlier this week, we were surprised to find ourselves named in an article which levelled serious accusations at the way Uber has operated in the region," he said in a statement.

Former EC Secretary Kamaruddin Mohamed Baria dies - 22/09 6:34 pm

His wife Datin Seri Noor Azman Ahmad, 61, said her husband passed away at 5 am.

Remand on seven youths in Keramat tahfiz fire extended - 22/09 5:28 pm

The suspects were held last Sept 16 and the remand order expired today.

Sacrifice of setting aside differences nation's strength - Najib - 22/09 4:30 pm

The Prime Minister said the strength was fortified by the unity of the people that had become the asset and blessing in the strategic planning to build a successful and well-established nation state.

News Buzz    

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Wisconsin election officials await details on hack .. - Sfgate
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Face ID vs Touch ID: What iPhone X's new tech needs to .. - Cnet
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Tech Watch    

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Automotive Future    

Hyundai unveils next-generation engine at Frankfurt .. - Muscatdaily
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