Stories By Sumisha Naidu
111 Aug 2014 Mon
The future of Malaysia's opposition coalition Pakatan Rakyat could be riding on the outcome of a meeting this weekend as Islamic party PAS decides whether or not to back its coalition partners who want to replace Selangor's chief minister.
209 Aug 2014 Sat
The Malaysian government has said it is looking at ways to mitigate the recent toll hikes at the Johor checkpoint, but a review of the toll rates is unlikely to happen for now.
330 Jul 2014 Wed
A leaked screenshot of a group chat has bolstered speculation that Malaysia’s Islamic party PAS may be leaving opposition coalition Pakatan Rakyat. But the Selangor branch of PAS and opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim have dismissed the speculation.
425 Jul 2014 Fri
Malaysians have held a vigil to honour the victims of the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, including Malaysian actress Shuba Jaya, her Dutch husband and their toddler.
524 Jul 2014 Thu
Unlikely for the remains to be returned before Hari Raya as more time is needed for forensic work to identify the bodies, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says.
619 Jul 2014 Sat
The ongoing tensions between Russia and Ukraine have seemed distant to most Malaysians. But when a Malaysian Airline aircraft crashed on July 17, that conflict hit very close to home.
717 Jul 2014 Thu
Malaysia is facing a dengue endemic with more than 48,000 people falling victim to the mosquito-borne disease this year alone.
816 Jul 2014 Wed
Mohd Hafarizam Harun, a legal advisor from Malaysia’s ruling party UMNO, has drawn flak for his views on women as chief ministers, amid growing speculation that opposition leader Wan Azizah Wan Ismail may take over as chief minister of Selangor.
911 Jul 2014 Fri
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak on Friday cautioned all his party members about what they post on social media, after member Bung Moktar Radin's tweet on a World Cup match sparked controversy.
1010 Jul 2014 Thu
Mr Bung Mokhtar Radin says sorry after referencing dead dictator in wake of Germany-Brazil semi-final, a move which drew a sharp rebuke from PM Najib Razak.