Expert: DNA database must weigh security with privacy

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 23 -- The proposed DNA database by the National Registration Department (NRD) is a good move to counter the illegal issuance of MyKad to foreigners but authorities must consider in... Read More

AGM 'cancellation' kerfuffle shouldn't have happened, Amanah leaders lament

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 23 -- Several Parti Amanah Negara leaders have rued the so-called "cancellations" of several annual general meetings (AGM) involving its areas, Youth and Women's wings nationwide. ... Read More

What happened to the Asean haze agreement? Experts say deal is toothless

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 20 -- The recurring haze season afflicting neighbours Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore will unlikely to abate if the countries rely solely on the Asean Agreement on Transboundary ... Read More

Nasa's latest satellite photo draws similarities to 2015 haze crisis

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 19 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) has released a satellite photo of smoke billowing from Kalimantan, Indonesia that has similarities to the 2015 air po... Read More

On Malaysia Day, citizens band together for a train ride in 'sarong'

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 16 -- If there was an item that could represent the identity of a Malaysian, the "sarong" cloth is one, as it is used or worn in almost every household in the country. With this i... Read More

Haze hasn't put off tourists to Malaysia, says deputy minister

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 16 -- The current haze situation in the country has not deterred tourists from traveling to Malaysia, Tourism, Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik said toda... Read More

Kit Siang: Najib, Zahid or Hadi? Who is PAS-Umno's PM pick?

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 13 -- DAP's Lim Kit Siang suggested today that the formal alliance between PAS and Umno might be a vehicle for the disgraced Datuk Seri Najib Razak to plot his return to power. Th... Read More

Malaysians to join Global Climate Strike on Sept 21

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 13 -- Malaysians will take part in the Global Climate Strike this month, The Star reported today. Within the country, it will start with a month-long Ops Darurat Iklim (Climate Em... Read More

MCA to witness signing of Umno-PAS charter

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 13 -- MCA will be present as part of Himpunan Penyatuan Ummah or Muslim Unity Rally to witness the signing of the pact between Umno and PAS. In a statement today, MCA said this is... Read More

AirAsia has reaped benefits handsomely, Mavcom says in defence after Fernandes' criticism

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 12 -- The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has defended itself today against claims made by AirAsia Bhd group chief executive Tony Fernandes, who accused it of failing to sup... Read More