No shortage of talent in diving

KUALA LUMPUR: When local sports fans talk about diving, only a handful of Malaysian athletes’ names will spring to mind. Just like how badminton used to be associated with former world No.1 Datuk Lee Chong Wei, diving seems to be

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MH370 outrageous claim: Captain Zaharie was ‘hiding secret mistress

MH370 pilot captain Zaharie Shah was hiding a secret mistress and he used the plane’s disappearance to escape his former life, according to outrageous claims made by a source inside the airline industry. MH370 was travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, China,

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Unilateral conversion: Appellate Court to appeal on Oct 29

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal has rescheduled the hearing of the appeals by the Federal Territory Registrar of Muallaf and a Muslim-convert mother against a High Court’s decision to quash the unilateral conversion of her two children to Islam to

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KJ eyes MPM presidency, vows to take para-athletes to greater heights

PUCHONG: Former Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin, who is running for the Malaysia Paralympic Council (MPM) presidency, vowed to continue with the good works of its predecessor. Speaking at a press conference today, Khairy said that the outgoing MPM

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Mukhriz: Investigate cause of Chikungunya incidence in Alor Setar

ALOR SETAR: The Kedah government has asked the state Health Department and Alor Setar City Council to conduct a thorough investigation to identify the actual cause for the occurrence of chikungunya cases in a district here since Sunday. Menteri Besar

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Mahathir: Stern action against Pasir Gudang culprits

KUALA LUMPUR: There is a need to identify the ones who caused the pollution in Pasir Gudang so that strict action can be taken against them,” said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad “The authorities are identifying those responsible for

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DPM: 100 basic goods programme to reduce prices

PUTRAJAYA: The National Cost of Living Action Council (MTSHN) will implement the 100 Basic Goods Programme (BA100), an initiative which is aimed at reducing the prices of goods and the role of middlemen, and boosting the production of basic goods.

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Maszlee: PPD investigating case of female student beaten by teacher

PUCHONG: The Johor Bahru district education department (PPD) has commenced investigation into the case where a female student was caned by a teacher for allegedly calling the latter ‘ah qua lao shi’ (effeminate teacher) for no reason. In a statement,

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MACC: Ex-DPM Zahid to be charged tomorrow and Thursday

PUTRAJAYA: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi will be charged in the Kuala Lumpur sessions court tomorrow and the Shah Alam sessions court the following day, the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) said today. In a statement,

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Mat Sabu: Malaysia Airlines responsible for missing appointment with PM

KUALA LUMPUR: Defence minister Mohamad Sabu missed an important meeting with Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad in London on June 16 due to a flight delay, according to a Defence Ministry statement. The defence minister was supposed to have boarded

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