The United States and South Korea have joined a growing list of countries warning pregnant women or those trying to get pregnant to avoid travelling to Singapore.
North Korea has executed its highest ranking education official.
Reflecting on the country's 59 years of independence, Mr Najib Razak said the people should treasure "moments of unity" if they wish to see Malaysia remain sovereign and grow to become great.
The Malaysian police announced on Wednesday (Aug 31) they have arrested three suspected Islamic State militants who were planning attacks on entertainment outlets, police stations and temples at Batu Caves.
Visitors and Malaysia citizens coming from Singapore will pass through thermal scanners and those with body temperatures above 37 degrees Celsius will be prevented from entering the country, says State Health and Environment Committee chairman Ayub Rahmat.
The USB ports can be found on 10 SMRT buses starting from Thursday. An additional 137 buses with the feature will be rolled out on other routes from October onwards, says the Land Transport Authority.
Regardless Of Race
School children in Singapore celebrate Racial Harmony Day every year to learn the importance of getting along in a multicultural and multi-ethnic society. But does the yearly event actually leave an impression?Regardless Of Race
We say the words, "Regardless of race, language or religion." But majority privilege may be more real in Singapore than some would like to think. Watch what happens in this experiment - and how participants react.