India Elections: Laser, possibly from sniper gun, pointed at Rahul Gandhi’s head

New Delhi/Amethi: In the midst of India election fever, the Congress party has alleged that there is a threat to its president Rahul Gandhi’s life in Amethi. The Congress has written to the Ministry of Home Affairs with regard to

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Caged debunk IGP over Suhakam’s enforced disappeance report

PUCHONG: Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (Caged) debunked the notion that the police force was cooperative in Suhakam inquiry into the disappearance of Pastor Raymond Koh and social activist Amri Che Mat. Suhakam concluded that the disappearance was a case of

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UUM to restrict Zakir Naik talk to Muslims only

SINTOK: Due to objections, Universiti Utara Malaya has decided to change its pamphlets and posters that are promoting the talks of controversial Indian Muslim televangelist, Dr. Zakir Naik entitled “Duty of a Muslim as a Professional”. “They have also agreed

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Maybank to increase mortgage, SME loans in three years

KUALA LUMPUR: Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) targets to increase its loan disbursement for both mortgages and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to RM35 billion and RM50 billion, respectively, in the next three years, said group president and chief executive officer

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Govt to raise living standard, eradicate poverty in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: The Yang di-Pertua Negeri Sabah Tun Juhar Mahiruddin said the government will continuously strive to raise the living standard of its people, especially those in rural areas, thereby eradicate poverty in the state. In this regard, he said

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Johor Bersatu vows to stand by party’s MB candidate

PETALING JAYA: Amidst the heightening tensions over the appointment of a new Johor Menteri Besar, all 26 Bersatu division chiefs of the state have vowed to support the candidate that is chosen by the party leadership. “All 26 Johor Bersatu

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Muhyiddin- Bersatu has candidates for Johor MB

SUBANG: Bersatu has two or three candidates for Johor Menteri Besar, president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said today. He said their names will be presented to the Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar. Muhyiddin declined to reveal the

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MHS Slams UUM: Don’t Invite Hindu Students to Zakir Naik’s Talk

SINTOK: Malaysia Hindu Sangam National Youth handed over a Memorandum to protest against an invitation for Hindu students to attend Zakir Naik’s talk in Universiti Utara Malaysia. Viveka Nayagan A.Tharman, MHS national youth leader and state youth leaders submitted the

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TMJ sarcastically mocks Dr M’s children over Rome Statute

By: K Pragalath PUCHONG: Johor Royal Prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim took a sarcastic shot at Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s children in his ongoing tiff with the latter. Putrajaya signed the statute last month but Prime Minister Dr

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Rantau by-election: Voters urged to exercise their right this Saturday

SEREMBAN: The Election Commission has advised voters of the Rantau state constituency to exercise their right in the by-election this Saturday. EC chairman Azhar Azizan Harun said voters were also advised to plan their time accordingly and to come out

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