KUALA LUMPUR: Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin, in an emotional winding up speech, has urged the wing to strengthen its spirit of camaraderie between leaders and grassroots members to ensure that the party continues to progress.
Khairy, in sharing about his friendship with Umno Terengganu Youth chief Mohd Johari Abu Bakar, said all party members must not only correct others, bu
KUALA LUMPUR: In an effort to safeguard the dignity of women in the party, Wanita Umno will be introducing a report card system to document any discriminatory misconduct by party division leaders on their female counterparts.
In stating this, Wanita Umno chief Tan Sri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil said the report card would then be presented to party president Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Raza
AMSTERDAM: The Netherlands approved a law banning burqas in government buildings on Tuesday, after a clear majority voted in favour of the decision in the lower house of the Dutch parliament in the Hague.
The ban forbids the wearing of full-body burqas and niqabs – which cover a woman's face – in hospitals, schools, government buildings and on public transport.
THE Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) can be put to rest. It seems so, at least for now.
If there is a flicker of hope, it comes from the talks that Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had with United States President-elect Donald Trump during his visit (Nov 17-18) to the US. It is not clear if Abe managed to convince Trump about the need for the TPPA during their meeting.
KUALA LUMPUR: The developer of a buiding, as well as a pedestrain bridge in Kampung Haji Abdullah Hukum, Jalan Bangsar has been ordered to stop work immediately, following the collapse of a building structure this evening.
Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) director-general Datuk Mohtar Musri said the order was issued to enable investigations to be carried out on
PETALING JAYA: SP Setia Berhad, the developer of the up-and-coming KL Eco City project, today confirmed that one worker was killed in the collapse of a pedestrian bridge under construction at the Abdullah Hukum project site.
"The project team is still assessing the situation and is working closely with the relevant authorities.
"The number of casualties is still being investigat
MADRID: Saturday's blockbuster La Liga clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid will be preceded by a minute's silence for the 71 people killed in a plane crash that decimated the Brazilian football team Chapecoense.
"Every day and every weekend there are hundreds of thousands of players travelling in cars, buses, trains and planes ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Delegates at the Wanita Umno Annual General Meeting were shocked when Red Shirt leader Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos (pix) made a surprise appearance into the hall, bringing a placard bearing the face of PKR vice president Rafizi Ramli along with him.
The Umno Sungai Besar division leader walked straight up to the stage and held up the placard with Rafizi's cut ou
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court heard today that an accused in the murder trial of deputy public prosecutor Datuk Anthony Kevin Morais did not use any foul language nor threaten Morais during proceedings in a bribery case.
DPP Savinder Singh, under cross-examination, said that Morais, however, did inform him that Col Dr R.
NEW DELHI: All cinemas must play the national anthem before screening movies and audiences should stand for it, India's highest court ruled Wednesday, drawing angry accusations of an assault on civil liberties.
The Supreme Court panel said cinemas should display the national flag on the screen as the anthem was played, and that making people stand up would instil a sense of patri