Health Ministry to mull proposal for lemongrass straws in hospitals

IPOH, Jan. 17 -- Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye today welcomed Kemubu Agricultural Development Authority (KADA) chairman Husam Musa's suggestion to replace plastic straws with those made from... Read More

Minister: MRT2 rationalisation saved RM8.8b

PUTRAJAYA, Jan. 17 -- The successful rationalisation of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya (MRT2) project lowered construction costs by RM8.82 billion, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. He said... Read More

Malaysian musical on life story of Good Shepherd charity founder back by popular demand (VIDEO)

PETALING JAYA, Jan. 17 -- The incredible story of St Mary Euphrasia, a French nun who dedicated her life to helping marginalised women and children in the 1800s, came to life on stage last year in Kua... Read More

Study: In 2020, domestic political instability top concern for Malaysians

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 17 -- Domestic political instability, which includes ethnic and religious tensions, was listed as the top security challenge for Malaysia in 2020, according to a new poll. In the "... Read More

What salafi movement? UKM says two top leaders appointed under BN, not Maszlee

Kuala Lampur, Jan. 17 -- Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) has denied today that three of its top leaders were appointed by Maszlee Malik for being members of Muslim group Ikram. The university sa... Read More

Dr M: Khazanah made decision to keep PLUS, not me

Kuala Lampur, Jan. 17 -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has denied that he was behind the decision of to retain highway operator PLUS Malaysia Bhd under Khazanah National Bhd and the Employees... Read More

Ramkarpal confirms Anwar's instructions to initiate defamation suit against Yusoff Rawther

Kuala Lampur, Jan. 17 -- Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's lawyer has confirmed that his client has instructed for defamation proceedings to be initiated against Muhammad Yusoff Rawther. Bukit Gelugor MP an... Read More

Amid uncertainties, Dr M says won't touch black shoes policy

Kuala Lampur, Jan. 17 -- Acting education minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has clarified today that he will not revert the policy for school students to wear black shoes that was introduced by former ... Read More

Azmin: Kimanis getting second chance to vote against Umno

KIMANIS, Jan. 17 -- The people of Kimanis should finish what they started in the last general election (GE14) by voting out the Umno candidate resoundingly, said PKR deputy president Datuk Azmin Ali. ... Read More

Apple TV highlights: 'Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet' trailer, Beastie Boys documentary (VIDEO)

Kuala Lampur, Jan. 17 -- While the first batch of Apple TV offerings have been a mixed bag, two coming productions look very promising. Coming February 7, Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet is a nine-epis... Read More