‘Jumbo ingested toxic substance’
KOTA KINABALU: An adult female Borneo pygmy elephant, which was found dead in an oil palm smallholding in Lahad Datu, is believed to have died from blood poisoning, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew said.
Power transition after Apec summit
KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the world’s oldest prime minister, has promised to hand over power to anointed successor Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim in spite of new sexual assault allegations against him.
2,600 teens nabbed without licence
MELAKA: Over 2,600 teenagers have been caught riding motorcycles and driving cars without valid licences in the state since January.
Terengganu open to buying Petronas stake
KUALA LUMPUR: Terengganu said today it was open to buying a stake in national energy giant Petronas, after Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he was considering such a sale to raise funds for his...
Flood in Kota Tinggi improves
JOHOR BARU, Dec 11 — The flood situation in Kota Tinggi has improved with only 70 evacuees from 21 families still remained at two temporary relief centres (PPM) as at 8pm tonight.
King hopes Malaysia-UK relations continue to expand
LONDON: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah who are on a special visit to the United Kingd...
Witness asked to sign declaration over Zahid’s credit card bills
KUALA LUMPUR: An Umno assemblyman told the High Court here he was asked to sign a statutory declaration in connection with the use of Yayasan Akalbudi (foundation) funds to pay the credit card bills of former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.
Sabah cops score first online gambling bust
KOTA KINABALU: Dozens of China nationals who came to Sabah as tourists last month have been nabbed for their alleged involvement in online gambling in the first such bust in the state.
Selangor MB heads list of state award recipients
Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari heads a list of 91 awards, honours and medals recipients in Selangor, in conjunction with the 74th birthday of the Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Sh...