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Putrajaya says reviewing Official Secrets Act to plug leaks

KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- The federal government is looking to amend the Official Secrets Act 1972 (OSA) to prevent the leak of state secrets. Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Mohame... Read More


PM tables historic Undi 18 Bill in Parliament

Kuala Lampur, July 16 -- Picture by Miera Zulyana KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad tabled today his government's ambitious Bill to amend the Federal Constitution and lo... Read More


PM: Don't let prideful defence of Bahasa be obstacle for Malaysian students

KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad urged defenders of the national language to set aside their objections to the use of English in education, saying the learning of scienc... Read More


History created as Undi 18 Bill passed with bipartisan support

KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- Putrajaya's bid to amend the Federal Constitution to lower the voting age to 18 years old has met resounding success with unanimous backing from the Opposition bloc and govern... Read More


Undi18: Opposition backs change but want formal safeguards for politics in schools

KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob proposed that the Education Ministry create clear guidelines and policies on politics in schools and universities as part of t... Read More


Agriculture Ministry sets four conditions for Penang reclamation project

KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry placed four conditions on the Penang state government for its Penang South Reclamation (PSR) project, Parliament heard today. ... Read More


Perak Sultan: Malaysia's development based on collective contributions of all communities

KUALA LUMPUR, July 14 -- Malaysia's success and achievements stem from the total contribution of all members of its community, Perak ruler Sultan Nazrin Shah has said. Sultan Nazri said this during t... Read More


Bank employees call for Bank Muamalat, Alliance Bank to be penalised for union-busting

Kuala Lampur, July 13 -- The National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) has called for Bank Muamalat and Alliance Bank to be penalised by banking regulators following the Federal Court's ruling that the ... Read More


DPM announces 'parenting skills' now on HRDF training list, pilot project has 500 students

Kuala Lampur, July 13 -- The government has added parenting skills to its Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF) training list, Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today. The deputy prime minist... Read More


We will protect Orang Asli women from exploitation if report is true, says Wan Azizah

Kuala Lampur, July 13 -- The authorities are following up on a report by Malay daily Berita Harian published today that claimed Orang Asli women were being exploited by their foreign spouses for their... Read More