Topic: Bahasa Malaysia
A MAN named Wang walked into the police station with only a hat to cover his private part and told the officer that he wanted to press charges against his girlfriend for deliberately “breaking” his penis during sex.
FENOMENA, the fourth album by legendary rock band Search, marks its 30th anniversary this year, reported Metro Ahad.
A MAN in Punjab strangled his wife to death apparently over his frustration that their fifth child turned out to be a girl as well, reported Makkal Osai.
AT least 300 tonnes of oil was dumped in the waters off Tanjung Balau and Batu Layar in Kota Tinggi, Johor, severely polluting the sea, Berita Harian reported.
A WOMAN in New Delhi survived despite being dragged after her saree got caught in the door of a train which began moving, Makkal Osai reported.
MANDAPOP superstar Jay Chou’s wife Hannah Quinlivan might have a chance of being cast in Marvel Studios’ Black Widow stand-alone movie, Sin Chew Daily reported.
KOTA KINABALU: Former PPBM Women chief Anina Saadudin was roundly criticised by netizens, mostly from Sabah, after she questioned the use of billboards here to promote the Christian holy week of Easte...
OVER 100 Indian youths turned up to register for the territorial army selection process in Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia Nanban reported.The registration was organised with the help of Kuala Muda Indian Munnetra Kazhagam and Malaysia Kalvi Munnetra Kazhagam’s Kedah branch at the Sri Subramaniya Swami Devasthanam.
IPOH: The state government will be launching a guide booklet for schoolchildren on how to protect themselves from sex offenders and violent abusers.
KUANTAN: Kemayan assemblyman Datuk Mohd Fadil Osman says he was referring to a news article when he uttered the word "pendatang".
HONG Kong actor Anthony Wong (pic) will come to Malaysia in October to star in a film by Malaysian actor-director Kyo Chen, Sin Chew Daily reported.
A REAL estate agent in Kuala Lumpur was forced to flee from his captors naked after they assaulted and robbed him, China Press reported.
MALAYSIA’S rock queen Ella is now a humanitarian mission icon, reported Kosmo.
RESIDENTS in Bandar Botanik in Klang, Selangor are fed up with the bad smell caused by dead fish floating in a man-made lake there, reported Makkal Osai.
KUCHING: An NGO here said Sarawak and Sabah should to be referred to as “negara” instead of “negeri” in the Bahasa Malaysia version of the proposed amendment to the Federal Constitution.
KUCHING: A state rights NGO will stage a rally at Padang Merdeka here on April 28 to demand the restoration of Sabah and Sarawak's constitutional status as "negara".
A WEDDING ceremony in Beijing was cut short when the bridegroom’s ex-girlfriend came on stage and created a stir, China Press reported.
A MAN in Melaka survived despite being accidentally shot by hunters while he was working on his family farm, Makkal Osai reported.
A CLERICAL error led to him being known as Jambu instead of Jamil, Sinar Harian reported.
A MAN in Sri Lanka was held for beating a policeman who went to his home to investigate a domestic violence claim, Makkal Osai reported.The policeman went to the house after the man’s wife lodged a police report about him hitting her.
THIRTY-ONE Indian families in Sepang, Selangor, who have been trying to get the deeds to their homes for decades are close to seeing their dreams come true, Tamil dailies reported.Nineteen former plantation workers in Kampung Sepang Kecil and 12 families in Ladang Tumbuk have faced many obstacles in getting the deeds, Tanjung Sepat state assemblyman Borhan Aman Shah said.Borhan, who is also the Selangor Mentri Besar’s political secretary, said the matter was close to being resolved with the signing and submission of the application forms by the residents.
VISITORS to the upcoming Songkran festival in Bangkok, Thailand, have been warned against propagating any indecent content, China Press reported.
A RAUNCHY dance performed by a sexily clad transvestite at actor-model Ahya Rosli’s wedding proved to be too much not just for the guests but netizens as well, reported KOSMO!This was because the dancer had performed in front of the elderly and children. The 32-year-old Ahya is the son of veteran dramatist Normah Damanhuri.
Taiwan-based Malaysian singer-actor Nicholas Teo says he is happy to have a stable relationship with his partner of 10 years, Guang Ming Daily reported.
KUALA LUMPUR: The award-winning R.AGE investigative journalism team added another feather to their cap when they clinched two gold awards in the Best Platform Development and the Best Use of Digital Innovation – Non-Profit/Pro-bono Campaigns categories for their Predator In My Phone campaign.
A US fast food chain has courted controversy for featuring diners eating burgers clumsily using oversized chopsticks in their commercials, Nanyang Siang Pau reported.
DESPITE talk that he bears a resemblance to Indonesian pop idol Tulus, Malaysian singer-songwriter Ippo Hafiz is not banking on his looks to break into the Indonesian market, Utusan Malaysia reported.
THE government has terminated the contractor of the new Tamil school in Heawood Estate in Sungai Siput, Perak, and will appoint a replacement, Malaysia Nanban reported.
KUALA LUMPUR: Just over two weeks into his posting as Britain’s High Commissioner to Malaysia, Charles Hay is already faced with a struggle – to get the locals to speak to him in Bahasa Malaysia.
KUCHING, April 3 — Santubong Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar today issued a Letter of Demand to Sarawak DAP chairman Chong Chieng Jen over remarks claimed to be defamatory ...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 3 — Muhamad Akmaluddin Abdullah was a picture of calm as he stepped into the courtroom this afternoon for the trial of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.
A Singaporean man who played a prank on the police by lodging a fake report on April Fool’s Day is now being investigated for giving false evidence, China Press reported.
SHAH ALAM, April 2 — Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman does not believe that speaking English has made him less Malay.
PETALING JAYA: The award-winning Malaysian Tamil-film Jagat is now available on Netflix.
KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia group chief executive officer Tony Fernandes today launched his autobiography in Bahasa Malaysia entitled, “Terbang Tinggi”. In the book, Fernandes, who co-founded AirAsia in...
PETALING JAYA: MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong says that he feels "let down" by the reply he received from the Education Minister pertaining to his March 27 questions in Parliament about the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC).
ALOR SETAR: Some 30 MCA Youth members staged a peaceful protest at the controversial fallen Japanese soldiers’ monument to voice out their displeasure and to fight for the dignity of the Chinese community in the country.
IT was a little “egg-centric” but a thief broke into a noodle shop in Tokyo, Japan, and stole 130 soft boiled eggs, reported China Press.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — Kedah state executive councillor in charge of tourism Mohd Asmirul Anuar Aris today oversaw the removal of a signboard at a Japanese war monument which had described its sol...
OPINION: Last week, the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) told Malaysians to be sensible.
The new Windows 10 preview brings SwiftKey’s Typing Intelligence in more languages, including Bahasa Malaysia.
Hong Kong actor Dicky Cheung (pic) revealed that he was abused by his father when he was young to the extent that he almost died from suffocation, China Press reported.
REFERRING to the letter “‘E’ in STEM should be English” (The Star, March 5), I am sorry but I beg to differ with Tan Sri Omar Abdul Rahman’s suggestion.
KUCHING: The Sarawak government is collaborating with the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, to set up its own international residential schools soon, according to Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi ...
KUCHING: Sarawak Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg says the state government is planning to build affordable international schools which will also cater to students from the lower income bracket.
KUCHING, March 8 — The state government will build five international schools specially for top performing students from Sarawak, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg said today.
PETALING JAYA: Despite sharing the same qualifications, language skills and experience, a job applicant’s race still plays a major factor in employment, a study has found.
A THAI durian tycoon is offering 10 million baht (RM1.27mil), a house and 10 cars to the man who successfully courts his 26-year-old youngest daughter, reported Nanyang Siang Pau.
SHAH ALAM (Feb 27): A witness told the Coroner’s Court here today that he saw five to six people sort of assaulting someone during the riot at the Sri Maha Mariamman Temple in USJ 25, Subang Jaya,...
SEMENYIH, Feb 22 ― The 30th birthday celebration of Muhammad Aiman Zainali, the Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate for the Semenyih state by-election, today was slightly different compared to previous ...
KUCHING: English proficiency is crucial to face the era of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) and digital economy, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg.
PETALING JAYA: The National Union of the Teaching Profession (NUTP) has dismissed concerns that bringing forward this year’s SPM exams to avoid any disruption by heavy rains during the flood season ...
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 ― The government should officially recognise the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) if it insists on funding independent Chinese schools, argued Umno secretary-general Tan Sr...
KUALA LUMPUR: A Bangladeshi construction worker pleaded not guilty at the sessions court here today to a charge with raping his 18-year-old Myanmar neighbour.
WE seem to be heading towards a dangerous edge. There is now an emerging culture of shamelessness.
Low-cost carrier AirAsia has introduced a chatbot – AVA or AirAsia Virtual Allstar – as part of an update to its website and mobile apps.
KUALA LUMPUR: With music having the power to bind people, what better way to celebrate the long-standing friendship between two countries than through song?
PETALING JAYA: Low-cost carrier AirAsia today unveiled a website and a mobile app facelift, including a chatbot named AVA (AirAsia Virtual Allstar) which is powered by artificial intelligence.
AirAsia just unveiled a new facelift, both for its website and app.
PETALING JAYA: A son of Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah (pix), who was stabbed in a robbery attempt yesterday, is in stable condition following surgery.
PETALING JAYA: A son of Petaling Jaya Member of Parliament Maria Chin Abdullah suffered a stab wound during an attempted robbery not far from his house at Taman Bukit Mayang Emas this evening.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 — Listed below is Malay Mail’s translation of the three charges under section 24(1) of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Act 2009 Act  and nine charges under 4(1)(...
JAKARTA (Jan 11): Malaysia and Indonesia are keen to enhance cooperation in strengthening institutions of higher learning in both countries, said Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik.
JAKARTA, Jan 11 ― Malaysia and Indonesia are keen to enhance cooperation in strengthening institutions of higher learning in both countries, said Education Minister Maszlee Malik.
IPOH, Jan 11 — A 38-year-old man today claimed trial to molesting his eldest daughter aged 13 in an unnumbered house at Malim Nawar, Kampar last July.
Using heavy makeup, a 43-year-old woman, Wang Jinjin, from Shenzhen, China, pretended to be a wo-man in her 20s and scammed more than six million yuan (RM3.61mil) from a man, Oriental Daily reported.
GEORGE TOWN: A study involving selected focus groups of Malays in different parts of the country has found that most Malays are worried about their special rights under the Pakatan Harapan (PH) govern...
Let me put my cards on the table – all my life, I have never been a supporter of the MCA.
FANS of Mandopop heartthrob Wang Lee Hom were seen picking up rubbish after his concert ended.
ONCE the Queen of Rock, Ella (pic) will stage a concert at Istana Budaya in March that will feature lagu asli (traditional songs).
MORE than 1,500 people in Mumbai were fined for driving cars and motorcycles under the influence of alcohol on New Year’s Eve, Tamil dailies reported.
There seems to be no end to the UEC recognition farce.
IPOH, Jan 3 — Parking fees in Perak will be standardised throughout the state from the middle of this month.
PETALING JAYA : The Radio Audience Measurement, conducted by GfK in the second half of 2018, in partnership with Commercial Radio Malaysia (CRM), revealed that radio listenership in Peninsular Malaysi...
PETALING JAYA: Russian Zhayangul Temirkulova had mixed emotions when she accompanied her son Donn Raul to his first day of school at SK Taman Tun Dr Ismail 1.
A POLICEWOMAN has earned public admiration for breastfeeding a baby abandoned by her drunken mother in Telangana, India.
LOCAL television actress Debbie Goh (pic) is seven and a half months’ pregnant, something she thought was difficult to happen given her age, reported China Press.
THE sight of Spider-Man selling teh beng (iced tea) by the roadside made heads turn in Pasir Puteh, Kelantan.
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 2 ― Recognising the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) is “very easy”, but Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad maintained that the federal government has to consider the sentiments of t...
AFTER days of hints and speculation, actress Elfira Loy and Muhammad Faris Khairol Anuar tied the knot on New Year’s Day, Kosmo! reported.
IN sickness and in health, love has no boundaries for a couple who tied the knot at the Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok.
HONG Kong superstar Jackie Chan has admitted that he had not been a good father to his 36-year-old son Jaycee Chan.
A TEENAGER who donated blood without knowing he was HIV positive tried to commit suicide after finding out it caused a woman to contract the virus.
When fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim died last Monday, it shook a good many of us who had learned that he was showing signs of recovery after being in hospital for close to a month.
POPULAR Japanese celebrity couple Nanako Matsushima and Takashi Sorimachi’s 18-year marriage is said to have ended recently.
THE Air Force chief has called on Indian youths to sign up and serve the country, reported Malaysia Nanban.