Help end the oppression, Shia Muslims tell Suhakam
PETALING JAYA: A group of Shia Muslims, including those arrested during a raid by Johor religious authorities on Sept 9, have taken their case to the government’s human rights commission Suhakam, al...
Oil price hike good for Malaysia, say analysts
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is one of the few Asian countries that will benefit from the spike in oil prices in the aftermath of the attack on Saudi Arabia’s petroleum facilities that knocked out more th...
Malaysia to benefit from oil price hike: Analysts
Malaysia is one of the few Asian countries that will benefit from the spike in oil prices in the aftermath of the attack on Saudi Arabia's petroleum facilities that knocked out more than five percent ...
Speed of Saudi oil recovery in focus
DUBAI: All eyes are on how fast Saudi Arabia can restore production after this weekend’s devastating strike on key facilities, which knocked out roughly 5% of global supply and triggered a record surge in oil prices.
Wall Street drops after Saudi attacks
NEW YORK: Energy stocks spiked while most of Wall Street fell on Monday after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities added to investors' concerns about...
Bracing for new horizons
WHILE looking for clean water to brush her teeth with in Aceh, it struck her, “We have it easy in Malaysia.”
Ask Jais, Mujahid says on anti-Shia sermon
SERDANG: The minister in charge of Islamic affairs, Mujahid Yusof Rawa, has distanced himself from a Friday sermon, prepared by the Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais), which attacks Shia Mus...
4,326 new students enrol at UMS
Taufiq speaking with Akele Atomo Marie Jeanne (second left) and Eyang Athomo Arielle Flofell Macksett from Africa yesterday.
Stimulus hints drive European stocks higher
BERLIN, Aug 19 — European stock markets rose for the second session running today, with Frankfurt shares leading a recovery from last week’s six-month lows as investors cheered signs of moves by G...
Refugees can contribute to nation
MALAYSIA is currently the home of over 170,000 refugees and asylum seekers, with a large majority of them coming from Myanmar (86%) followed by refugees from Pakistan, Yemen, Syria, Somalia and Sri La...
Iran shoots down US military drone
Iran has shot down a US military drone which the elite Revolutionary Guards said was flying over southern Iran, raising fears that a major military confrontation could erupt between Tehran and Washing...
Mosque a unique tourist attraction
KOTA BARU: The unique architecture and design of Ar-Rahman Mosque in Kampung Pulau Gajah, Sabak has become a new attraction for tourists.
Missiles headed for Mecca shot down by Saudi
Saudi Arabia has shot down two ballistic missiles fired from Yemen over Taif onMonday.Saudi media reported that one missile was heading towards Mecca andthe other over Jeddah.According to Riyadh's emb...
Trumps warns of war if Iran wants to fight
US President Donald Trump issued a new threat to Tehran on Sunday, tweeting that a conflict would be the “official end” of Iran, as Saudi Arabia warned it stood ready to respond with “all streng...
Yemeni student injured in six-vehicle pile-up
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A college student from Yemen was seriously injured in a crash involving six vehicles at a traffic light junction in Jalan Genting Klang here on Saturday (May 18).
Mercy Malaysia celebrates 20th anniversary
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Medical Relief Society (Mercy) is celebrating its 20 anniversary of providing humanitarian assistance to communities in Malaysia and around the world.
PM: Arab Spring was a failure
KUALA LUMPUR: Arab Spring was a failure as all the countries involved in the uprising are now broken in pieces, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
Misplaced moralising in a multipolar world
AL-JAZEERA columnist Belen Fernandez wrote an article arguing that the intense outpouring of grief and emotion at the burning of the cathedral of Notre Dame – an inanimate object – was “misplace...