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March 24, 2018 10:03 AM Seven nabbed for terrorism

Seven individuals have been arrested for terrorism offences, including a suspected plan to attack non-Muslim places of worship. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — Seven individuals have been arrested for terrorism offences, including a suspected plan to attack non-Muslim places of worship. The police said in a statement that an operation in Johor 5

March 23, 2018 2:23 PM Johor immigration uncovers syndicate using bogus security stamp

JOHOR BAHRU, March 23 — The Johor Immigration Department today uncovered a syndicate using bogus immigration security stamp after detaining two local men at Tasek Impian Apartment, Taman Suria Muafakat, Larkin, here. Bangunan Sultan Iskandar Immigration chief Dairin Unsir said after a three-month surveillance, the 44-year-old suspects were detained when the Perodua 6

March 23, 2018 9:40 AM Rescuers find two of 14 missing crewmen of capsized vessel

MUAR: Rescuers are believed to have found two of the 14 missing crewmen of a sand-dredger that capsized two days ago off Johor. The two men were brought in a boat of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency to the Pantai Leka fishermen's jetty in Parit Jawa here at 3.20pm and 4pm, respectively, and were sent to the Sultanah Fatimah Specialist Hospital 6

March 22, 2018 8:53 AM Designed to be tough

THE SIXTH season of hit reality interior design series The Apartment, themed Passion For Design, premieres tonight on Sony Channel (unifi TV channel 457) at 9pm. The series focused on a different theme for each season, with the first – Style Edition – featuring contestants in pairs (brother-sister, friends, couples), while season five – Rising Stars 5

March 22, 2018 4:25 AM DAP’s Bakri lawmaker drops out of GE14, says not pressured

KUALA LUMPUR, March 22 — Bakri MP Er Teck Hwa announced today that he will not defend his seat in the 14th general elections (GE14). During a press conference outside Dewan Rakyat, the DAP lawmaker stressed that there was no pressure from his party’s central leadership for him to step aside. “I made this decision on my own to make way for a more suitable 3

March 21, 2018 4:00 AM February CPI up 1.4%, below market expectation

PUTRAJAYA: The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 1.4% in February 2018 compared to the same month last year, according to the Statistics Department. Chief statistician Malaysia Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Uzir Mahidin said among the main groups, the increases were food and non-alcoholic beverages index (+3.0%), furnishings, household equipment & routine household 3

March 20, 2018 10:07 AM Guan Eng promises Liew Chin Tong ministerial post if Opposition wins

KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Harapan deputy president Lim Guan Eng has promised DAP Johor chief Liew Chin Tong (pix) a ministerial position should he win in Ayer Hitam and the opposition secures a victory in the forthcoming elections. The Penang Chief Minister said the party would propose Liew's name to the coalition's top leadership in the event the latter 3

March 20, 2018 8:55 AM MCA confident of maintaining Ayer Hitam stranglehold

MCA is confident of defending its traditional stronghold of Ayer Hitam despite an expected strong challenge by the DAP, which is adopting the "state chief vs state chief" strategy. According to a report in China Press today, an MCA source said the party's assessment showed that deputy president Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong, who is also the state chief, will scrape 4

March 20, 2018 5:12 AM We have to win seats like Ayer Hitam to win GE14, says Guan Eng

KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Harapan can forget about forming the federal government if it cannot secure victory in a Barisan Nasional (BN) stronghold seat such as Ayer Hitam in Johor, said Lim Guan Eng (pix). The DAP secretary-general said Pakatan Harapan's (PH) decision to field incumbent Kluang MP Liew Chin Tong in Ayer Hitam for the forthcoming General 3

March 20, 2018 3:22 AM Proof of 1MDB’s success seen through construction of TRX, Bandar Malaysia, says CEO

1MDB’s CEO Arul Kanda Kandasamy says he wants the company’s success to be measured through the realisation of the Tun Razak Exchange and Bandar Malaysia projects. — Picture by Mohd Yusof Mat Isa JOHOR BARU, March 20 — 1Malaysia Development Bhd’s (1MDB) Chief Executive Officer, Arul Kanda Kandasamy, wants the company‘s success to be measured through the realisation 7