PKR lawmaker joins chorus for Zakir Naik's deportation

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 16 -- PKR assemblyman Najwan Halimi is the latest to urge the government to deport divisive India-born preacher Dr Zakir Naik. While his party has yet to take an official stand, th... Read More

Nora Quoirin's kin say still struggling to understand events amid 'extremely complex circumstances'

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 16 -- The family of Franco-Irish teenager Nora Quoirin today said that they are still struggling to understand the events which had happened in the last 10 days, during which the 15... Read More

Mat Sabu defends military, tells detractors that soldiers work 24/7 to keep Malaysians safe

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug. 15 -- Insults to the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) will not be tolerated, Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu said today after a prominent tycoon suggested the country's security forces wo... Read More

Analysts: Open tiffs in Pakatan govt sign of good democracy, but worrying for voters

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 15 -- The rather tangled series of decisions on key policies within the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is a good sign of a nascent democracy in the administration, analysts have no... Read More

Rais Yatim tells Putrajaya: Send Zakir Naik home, we have lots of other work to do

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug. 14 -- The government should repatriate India-born Dr Zakir Naik to his home country, former minister Tan Sri Rais Yatim tweeted today. The Bersatu supreme council member noted the ... Read More

Attack on Chinese, Indians is attack on all Malaysians, Syed Saddiq tells Zakir Naik

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 14 -- Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman today joined the call to deport controversial televangelist Dr Zakir Naik, following the latter's reported inflammatory... Read More

Daim: Education Ministry's misplaced priorities reason Malaysia lagging in industrial leap

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 10 -- Malaysia is trailing other countries in the digitisation of industries due to the Education Ministry's misplaced priorities, Tun Daim Zainuddin wrote today. In an article for... Read More

Ahead of UN's poverty study, union wants minimum wage, hourly pay considered

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 10 -- The United Nations' (UN) fact-finding mission on the scale of poverty in Malaysia must take into consideration several factors, notably the minimum wage and wage per hour, to ... Read More

After heckled over khat, Kit Siang wants Malaysians to overcome fear of one another

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 10 -- DAP Iskandar Puteri MP Lim Kit Siang said today he is standing by his statement on the introduction of khat in schools, calling all Malaysians instead to overcome their fear o... Read More

Senior lawyer denies report on power abuse implicating him, former solicitor-general

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 10 -- A senior lawyer has branded a news report implicating him in an alleged collusion with an official from the Attorney General's Chambers (AGC) to get his client discharged as b... Read More