• Images

    Anwar says sexual assault claim is ‘politics at its worst’

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 05:51pm on December 05, 2019

    Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s prime-minister-in-waiting, denied on Thursday that he had sexually assaulted a former male aide, describing the accusation as ‘politics at its worst’ days...

  • Images

    Malaysian Muslims jailed for missing Friday prayer

    Agence France-Presse. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | Updated at 09:03pm on December 04, 2019

    Six Malaysian Muslims have reportedly been handed one-month jail terms for skipping prayers in violation of Islamic laws, sparking fresh concern Wednesday about rising religious...

  • Images

    Malaysia to examine ringgit’s fall as import costs sting: Mahathir

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:00am on December 02, 2019

    Malaysia’s government would discuss a depreciation of the ringgit that was making imports more expensive and raising living costs, prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said...

  • Images

    Malaysia postpones joint technical meeting scheduled for Dhaka

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:18am on November 25, 2019

    Malaysia has postponed the joint working group meeting scheduled for Dhaka November 24-25 to restart recruiting  Bangladeshi workers, said officials. Asked why the scheduled...

  • Images

    Siddik 21st in Malaysia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2019

    Ace Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman spoiled another chance of clinching his third Asian Tour title when he finished in joint 21st place of the maiden...

  • Images

    Argentina slaps ADD on Bangladesh gloves

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2019

    Argentina has imposed anti-dumping duty at the rate of 56 per cent on import of gloves from Bangladesh and some other countries initially for six...

  • Images

    Rohingyas in Malaysia urge fellows not to flee Bangladesh

    Reuters. Penang | Updated at 03:55pm on November 20, 2019

    Before he flew to Thailand on a fake Bangladeshi passport and then crossed into Malaysia, Mohammed Imran was one of the most influential Rohingya refugees...

  • Images

    6 lakh Bangladeshis with temporary job passes in Malaysia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:32am on November 17, 2019

    At least 5,75,292 Bangladeshis were in Malaysia with Temporary Employment Visit Passes as of October 31, Malaysian Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud said in a...

  • Images

    India’s palm oil imports jump 8pc as Malaysian shipments surge

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2019

    India’s palm oil imports climbed 8 per cent in the marketing year ended October 31 compared with the same period a year earlier as buying...

  • Images

    130 Rohingyas rescued from Bay of Bengal

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 06:53pm on November 15, 2019

    A total of 130 Rogingya people were rescued from separate places in Cox’s Bazar on their way to Malaysia through sea allegedly with the help...