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    Zakir Naik will not be deported, says Mahathir

    Agence France-Presse . Putrajaya | Updated at 12:46am on July 07, 2018

    Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said Friday a controversial Indian Islamic preacher allegedly wanted in his home country for terror-related activities and hate speech will...

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    Diplomatic efforts needed for migrant workers in Malaysia

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 07, 2018

    Sufferings of Bangladeshi migrant workers in Malaysia seem to have no end. The government of Bangladesh has yet to begin any effective diplomatic dialogues with...

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    Unregistered workers fear arrest

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:02am on July 06, 2018

    Over six lakh Bangladeshi workers in Malaysia have got registered under the rehiring programme that ended on June 30 while many of them who could...

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    Malaysia halts China-backed projects

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 01:25am on July 06, 2018

    Malaysia said Thursday it has suspended three major China-backed projects worth billions of dollars, the latest big-ticket items to be axed by the new government...

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    Malaysia's ex-PM Najib charged with corruption

    Reuters | Updated at 10:21am on July 04, 2018

    In a stunning fall from grace, Malaysia's former prime minister Najib Razak was charged in court on Wednesday as part of an investigation into allegations...

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    Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested over huge graft probe

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:05am on July 04, 2018

    Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak was arrested by anti-corruption investigators Tuesday, officials said, the latest dramatic development in a widening graft probe that has...

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    Malaysia considers amending human trafficking law after US report

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:05am on July 01, 2018

    Malaysia’s new government said on Saturday it is considering amending laws on human trafficking and migrant smuggling just days after the US State Department reported...

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    US to downgrade Malaysia in annual human trafficking report

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:40am on June 29, 2018

    The US state department will downgrade Malaysia in its annual report on human trafficking to be released later on Thursday, a source told Reuters, just...

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    Najib says value of items seized inflated out of ‘political vengeance’

    Reuters | Updated at 03:22pm on June 28, 2018

    Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak said on Thursday that the value attached to seized luxury items, which police put at nearly $275 million, was...

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    Malaysian minister to visit Cox’s Bazar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:41am on June 26, 2018

    Malaysian defence minister Mohamad Sabu will pay a one-day visit to Cox’s Bazar on July 4 to fete its personnel and medical team who had...