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September 5, 2018 2:01 AM US to lead Security Council talks on Iran in late September: Haley

UNITED NATIONS, United States: US President Donald Trump plans to lead a meeting of heads of state of the United Nations Security Council meeting on Iran in late September, his envoy Nikki Haley announced Tuesday. With the United States now holding the presidency of the Security Council, Haley said the aim is to put further pressure on Tehran over its alleged 59

September 1, 2018 9:02 AM Indonesia to bid for 2032 Olympics

JAKARTA: Indonesia will bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympics, President Joko Widodo said Saturday following its successful staging of the 18th Asian Games. Widodo said the Asian Games, hosted in the cities of Jakarta and Palembang over the past two weeks, have proved the country has the ability to host the world's most prestigious multi-sports event 9

August 29, 2018 12:02 AM MCA told not to ride on PH's manifesto

BALAKONG: MCA has been told not to ride on Pakatan Harapan's manifesto for the Balakong by-election particularly on the upgrading of infrastructure in the constituency, PH's candidate Wong Siew Ki said plans to upgrade road infrastructure especially widening the bridge in Bandar Tun Hussein Onn were already there, only yet to be announced by the Kajang 10

August 28, 2018 6:22 AM MMEA senior officer in remand for corruption, money laundering

CHUKAI: A Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) senior officer with the rank of Lieutenant Commander is in remand for seven days for alleged corruption and money laundering. Kemaman Sessions Court judge Badrul Munir Mohd Hamdy issued the remand order following an application by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). According to a MACC source 13

August 27, 2018 2:49 AM Zainal’s death a blow to Penang Umno

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Umno has lost one of its longest-serving leaders, Datuk Seri Zainal Abidin Osman (pix), who suffered from multiple myeloma which is a form of blood cancer. He was 58 years old. The lanky leader had served as a federal minister and an economic adviser to a regional development authority. He was regarded as a calming figure in Penang 6

August 23, 2018 5:10 AM King participates in Aidiladha sacrificial ritual

KOTA BARU: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V, today slaughtered several cows as part of the Aidiladha sacrificial ritual of the Kelantan Islamic Affairs and Malay Customs Council (MAIK) at the grounds of the Sultan Ismail Petra Silver Jubilee Islamic Complex here. His Majesty arrived at the complex at 11.35am accompanied by the Regent of Kelantan 15

August 23, 2018 4:51 AM PKR newsletter attacks Perak Pribumi MB

He said Abdul Aziz Bari, who chairs the state education, technology, science and environment committee, should have stated his opinion when given the opportunity at the meeting of the state executive council. The issue was about giving 999-year land titles to residents of new villages. Faizal had said that the state government would not issue 999-year 16

August 22, 2018 6:41 PM For 44 years money from the Malay states has been diverted to the Chinese states

Terengganu receives slightly over RM1 billion a year in oil revenue. Sabah and Sarawak combined receive RM2.25 billion a year. Kelantan gets nothing. Over the last 44 years since 1974, Petronas is said to have earned more than RM2.5 trillion in revenue from Sabah, Sarawak and Terengganu. Terengganu, Kelantan, Sabah and Sarawak are the poorest states 24

August 21, 2018 12:39 PM Ministry identifies 12 locations as drowning 'hotspots'

KUALA LUMPUR: The Housing and Local Government Ministry, via the Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia (JBPM), has identified 12 hotspot locations nationwide as high-risk areas for drowning incidents. In a statement today, the ministry's Water Activities Safety Council said the JBPM had been ordered to be on standby mode at all the high-risk areas during 12

August 21, 2018 11:07 AM Has Robert Kuok lost his bite?

What happened to Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s China trip? We can understand Tun Daim Zainuddin’s trip turning out a disaster, but Mahathir is a Prime Minister, so surely China would give face to a Prime Minister. And to the Chinese ‘face’ is very important. Chinese are capable of killing you if you cause them to lose face — at least in my Long Fu Tong days that was so. Robert 17