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Malaysian diplomat summoned by India over Dr M’s remarks on citizenship law

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

India has reportedly summoned the Malaysian charge d’affaires to protest against prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s recent remarks about its newly-passed [...]
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IGP: Police to interview several witnesses following ex-commando’s shocking SD on Altantuya murder

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Abdul Hamid Bador said investigators have identified several individuals who will be called in to have their statements recorded following [...]
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IGP laments lack of international cooperation in bringing back Jho Low

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Inspector general of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Abdul Hamid Bador is frustrated with the lack of cooperation from authorities in countries where fugitive financier Low Taek Jho is [...]
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Lawyer urges AG to not appeal High Court decision that cops caused death of ex-welder

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Lawyer for the family of Syed Mohd Azlan Syed Mohamed Nur who died in police custody five years ago urged the Attorney general Tan Sri Tommy Thomas not to appeal the decision [...]
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Getting Malaysian youths into politics: Pundits suggest starting with political literacy lessons

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Malaysia has taken big democratic strides forward this past one year since the Pakatan Harapan coalition won the general election. The country elected a 22-year-old [...]
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Air Selangor: Sungai Semenyih plant resumes operation, Bukit Tampoi plant down until further notice

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Sungai Semenyih water treatment plant has resumed operations at 1pm today after it was shut down due to the odour pollution on Saturday. In a statement, Air Selangor Sdn [...]
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Get Malaysia’s parliamentary reforms through the door, recommends UK expert

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | MalaysiaKini | 6:02 AM

Malaysia’s path to greater democracy and freedoms will grind to a halt if little progress is made in the area of parliamentary reforms. Sir David Natzler, a former [...]
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Malaysian retiree loses $60,000 to Macau scam syndicate

24-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:02 AM

A 56-year-old woman lost RM187,000 (S$60,000) to the Macau scam here after she was duped into believing that she was involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. [...]
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Deputy health minister calls to rein in antibiotics use to prevent resistance

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 7:12 AM

The health ministry has noted a rising antimicrobial resistance (AMR) among patients in Malaysia and attributes this to the unnecessary and inappropriate use of antibiotics. [...]
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MEF: Why raise wages if locals don’t benefit?

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) executive director Datuk Shamsuddin Bardan wants the government to review the latest minimum wage hike. He claimed the increase to [...]
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India chides Dr M for remarks on its citizenship law

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Indian government has called Malaysian prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s recent remarks about its newly-passed Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) [...]
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Sultan Nazrin urges Muslim nations to do more to end Muslim refugee crisis

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Deputy Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Nazrin Shah today called on Muslim majority nations to make more effort to aid Muslim refugees worldwide. In his royal address at the [...]
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Gold dinar less volatile than greenback, says Dr M in Muslim call for new yardstick

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The instability of the US dollar is the reason calls to use the gold dinar as a standard currency for trade among Muslim nations is being revived, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad [...]
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MTUC president vows to fight deregistration, while predecessor urges caution

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) will continue to fight up to the end in an effort to prevent its deregistration by the Registrar of Societies (RoS), its president [...]
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Amid negotiations, AG says preparing charges against current, former Goldman execs for 2020

23-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Attorney general (AG) Tan Sri Tommy Thomas said he is ready to press criminal charges against Goldman Sachs Inc for its role in the 1MDB financial scandal even as the [...]
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