Daily Archives: June 15, 2019

Dr Mahathir visits Albukhary Foundation Gallery at British Museum

LONDON, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today visited the Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World at the British Museum in Bloomsbury here.He spent about one hour exploring the gallery, with the museum's deputy director Johanathan Will...

Need to upgrade native courts discussed in MA63 steering committee meeting – Abang Jo

KUCHING, The need to upgrade the Sarawak Native Court to be on par with the civil court and Syariah court was among the issues that has been brought to the Steering Committee on the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63).Chief Minister

Aidilfitri dream comes true for prisoners

KUALA LUMPUR, The arrival of Syawal at the end of the fasting month is made more meaningful for Muslims when it is celebrated with loved ones at home.For Sungai Buloh Prison inmates, this celebration became a dream come true, albeit

Aidilfitri Open House at Embassy of Malaysia in Bangkok

BANGKOK, The Hari Raya Open House celebration organised by the embassy here is always much-awaited by Malaysian diaspora and students who are not able to return home for the holidays.This festive occasion provides an opportunity for Malaysians to enjoy...

69 summons issued during Op Samseng Jalanan at WCE

TELUK INTAN, A total of 69 summons for various offences were issued during the 'Op Samseng Jalanan' along the West Coast Expressway (WCE) in the Hutan Melintang-Teluk Intan area heading south early today.Hilir Perak District Police Chief ACP Mohd

Indonesia’s economy to achieve greater growth this year – Envoy

KUALA LUMPUR, Indonesia's economy will achieve better growth this year despite the trade war between the US and China, said Indonesian Ambassador to Malaysia, Rusdi Kirana.He said the positiveness is due to the development of the island country's infra...

Attitude of blaming youths led to support shifting to PH – Syed Saddiq

MUAR, The attitude of PAS and UMNO leaders in only knowing how to blame youths who wanted inclusive politics led to the group feeling disgusted and shifted their support to Pakatan Harapan (PH), says PH Youth chief Syed Saddiq Syed

Role of centres of Islamic studies to guide muslims, avoid confusion – Raja Zarith Sofiah

KUALA LUMPUR, Permaisuri of Johor Raja Zarith Sofiah Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah has expressed concern over the tendency of Muslims nowadays to look for quick answers online rather than to seek knowledge from relevant knowledge centres.Her Majesty noted...

Malaysia-UAE ties given a boost with Agong’s special visit

ABU DHABI, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah concluded his three-day special visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday, a trip which has further strengthened ties between Malaysia and the Arabian Gulf ...

Largest jade carving expected to become Johor’s tourism attraction

JOHOR BAHRU, The jade carving at the Hsing Ma Si (Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Learning Centre), recognised as Malaysia's largest jade carving by the Malaysia Book of Record (MBOR) today, is expected to become latest tourism attraction in Johor.State Tourism...