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Malaysia expels all N.Korean diplomats after ties cut

Kuala Lumpur, March 22 | Malaysia has expelled all diplomats of the North Korean Embassy here in response to the latter's decision to sever...

Malaysia logs 2,364 new Covid cases, 10 deaths

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 27 | Malaysia has reported 2,364 new Covid-19 infections, pushing the tally to 298,315.Health Ministry Director-General Noor Hisham Abdullah said in...

Malaysia rolls out Covid vaccination drive as PM gets first jab

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 24 | Malaysia on Wednesday launched the nationwide Covid-19 vaccination programme with Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin being the first person to...

US, UNHCR, rights groups oppose Malaysia’s Rohingya repatriation (Ld)

By Subir BhaumikKolkata, Feb 24 | UN agencies, western governments, including the US, and global human rights groups have strongly opposed Malaysia's sudden repatriation...

US, UNHCR, rights groups oppose Malaysia’s Rohingya repatriation

By Subir BhaumikKolkata, Feb 24 | UN agencies, western governments, including the US, and global human rights groups have strongly opposed Malaysia's sudden repatriation...

Malaysia deports over 1K Myanmar nationals despite court order

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 24 | Malaysia has sent about 1,086 Myanmar nationals back to their homeland, defying a court's order and appeals from...

Malaysia receives 1st batch of Covid-19 vaccines

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 21 | Malaysia received its first batch of Covid-19 vaccines on Sunday, boosting its capability in the fight against the pandemic.Some...

Malaysia reports 2,712 new Covid-19 cases, 25 new deaths

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 18 | Malaysia reported 2,712 new Covid-19 infections, the health ministry said on Thursday, bringing the national total to 274,875.Health Ministry...

Malaysia reports 2,998 new Covid-19 cases, 22 new deaths

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 17 | Malaysia has reported 2,998 fresh Covid infections, pushing the tally to 272,163, the health ministry said on Wednesday.Health Ministry...

Malaysia reports biggest GDP decline in 23 yrs

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 11 | Malaysia's GDP contracted 3.4 per cent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of last year, rendering a 5.6 per cent...

Indonesia, Malaysia ask ASEAN to hold special meeting on Myanmar

Jakarta, Feb 6 | Indonesia and Malaysia are pushing for a special meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to discuss the...

Malaysia begins phase 3 trials of China-developed Covid-19 vaccine

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 30 | Malaysia has begun a phase 3 clinical trial of a Covid-19 vaccine candidate developed by the Institute of Medical...

Malaysia begins phase 3 trial of China-developed Covid vaccine

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 27 | Malaysia has begun a phase 3 clinical trial of a Covid-19 vaccine candidate developed by the Institute of Medical...

PIA pays $7mn after plane seizure in Malaysia

Islamabad, Jan 23 | The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) confirmed that it has paid around $7 million o a jet company after a plane...

Pakistan International Airlines plane seized in Malaysia

Islamabad, Jan 15 | Malaysian authorities on Friday seized a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane at the Kuala Lumpur Airport over the non-payment of...

Malaysia declares state of emergency to contain Covid-19 surge

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 13 | Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said that King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah has consented to declaring a state...

Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia reaffirm joint efforts to combat Covid-19

Kuala Lumpur, Nov 20 | Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia have reaffirmed their commitment to the multilateral trading system and joint efforts to combat the...

Malaysia’s JDT withdraws from AFC Champions League 2020

Kuala Lumpur, Nov 13 | Malaysia's Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) football club has withdrawn from the upcoming AFC Champions League 2020, Asian Football Confederation...

India studies Malaysia’s deradicalisation programme after Zakir Naik got shelter

Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Nov 9 | India is studying the deradicalisation programme of the former Malaysian government, including their literature, as controversial Islamic...

Malaysia’s ex-PM Mahathir justifies Islamic terrorism

New Delhi, Oct 29 | In a shocking justification of Islamist terrorism, Malaysia's former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday that Muslims have...

Malaysia reports 660 new Covid-19 cases

Kuala Lumpur, Oct 14 | Malaysia reported 660 new Covid-19 infections, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday, bringing the national total to 17,540. Health...

Malaysia’s ruling coaltion wins crucial state polls

Kauala Lumpur, Sep 27 | Malaysia's ruling coalition has won a crucial snap election in the state of Sabah, the media reported.In Saturday's election,...

Malaysia PM silent on Kashmir, warns against terror resurgence

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Sep 26 | Pakistan lost Malaysia's public support on its Kashmir stand as Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin made no mention...

New Covid-19 cluster detected in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Sep 17 | The Malaysian Health Ministry announced on Thursday that a new Covid-19 cluster was detected in Sabah state, traced to...

Malaysia marks 63rd independence day

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 31 | Malaysia on Monday marked its 63rd independence day, with scaled back celebrations due to the restrictive measures imposed in...

Malaysia reports six new Covid-19 cases

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 26 | Malaysia has reported six new Covid-19 infections, pushing the tally to 9,291, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday.Health Ministry...

Malaysia, S’pore agree to ease curbs for cross-border travel

Kuala Lumpur, July 14 | Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to mutually ease travel restrictions imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and resume some...

Malaysia’s ruling coalition wins first by-election

Kuala Lumpur, July 5 | Malaysia's ruling Perikatan Nasional (PN) coalition won its first by-election by a landslide since coming to power in March.The...

Malaysia won’t send pilgrims for Haj this year: Minister

Kuala Lumpur, June 12 | Malaysia will not be sending pilgrims for this years Haj season amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a Minister said on...

Malaysia easing more restrictions as COVID-19 under control: PM

Kuala Lumpur, June 7 | Malaysia is further easing restrictive measures to allow nearly all social, education, commercial activities to resume since the latest...

Repatriation flight lands in Bengaluru from Malaysia

Bengaluru, May 19 | An Air India repatriation flight from Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia landed in Bengaluru airport with 142 Indian returnees, including 94...

Places of worship in Malaysia reopens after nearly 2 months

Kuala Lumpur, May 15 | Some places of worship in Malaysia reopened on Friday after an almost two-month long lockdown due to the COVID-19...

Malaysia extends COVID-19 restrictions till June 9

Kuala Lumpur, May 10 | Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said on Sunday that the COVID-19 restrictions imposed in the country due to the...

Xenophobia against Rohingya grows in Malaysia amid pandemic

Kuala Lumpur, May 1 | The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has increased xenophobia against the Rohingya living in Malaysia as the government pushes back...

Malaysia to reopen most economic, social activities

Kuala Lumpur, May 1 | Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced on Friday that a large portion of economic and social activities will reopen...

Nearly 300 Indians stranded in Malaysia, seek help

Chandigarh, March 21 | Nearly 300 Indians, comprising Punjabis, have been struck at the Kuala Lumpur airport after India banned the entry of flights...

Corona Impact: IndiGo to cancel flights to Turkey, Malaysia

New Delhi, March 17 | In response to the Centre's advisory to restrict international traffic from Turkey and Malaysia in the wake of the...

India bans travel from Afghanistan, Philippines, Malaysia till May 31

New Delhi, March 17 | The Indian government on Tuesday issued a fresh travel advisory prohibiting travel of passengers from Afghanistan, Philippines and Malaysia...

Malaysia reports 41 new cases of COVID-19

Kuala Lumpur, March 14 | Malaysia on Saturday announced 41 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the Southeast...

Thailand, Malaysia bar cruise ship over COVID-19 fears

Bangkok, March 8 | Thailand and Malaysia have barred a cruise ship carrying about 2,000 people from docking due to fears about the novel...

Muhyiddin Yassin sworn in as Malaysia’s new PM

Kuala Lumpur, March 1 | Former Home Affairs Minister Muhyiddin Yassin was on Sunday sworn is as the eighth Prime Minister of Malaysia, following...

Imran to embark on Malaysia trip on Monday

Islamabad, Feb 3 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will embark on a two-day visit to Malaysia on Monday on the invitation of his...

Coronavirus: Tripura youth dies in Malaysia

Agartala/Guwahati, Jan 30 | In the first reported death due to coronavirus infection from northeast India, a 22-year-old youth from Tripura died in a...

Imran to visit Malaysia next week

Islamabad, Jan 29 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to travel to Malaysia next week as part of his governments 'damage control'...

Malaysia on track to commercially roll out 5G: Mahathir

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 20 | Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said that the southeast Asian country was on track to roll out 5G...

‘Arrested terrorists have terror links with Syria, Malaysia’

New Delhi, Jan 11 | The three IS militants arrested in the national capital on Thursday have terror links with Syria and Malaysia, police...

Sindhu, Saina face crushing defeats to exit Malaysia Masters

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 10 | Ace shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal faced straight-games defeat in their respective quarter-final clashes to bow out...

Sindhu loses again to Tzu Ying, exits Malaysia Masters

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 10 | Ace Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu on Friday faced a crushing defeat at the hands of Tzu Ying Tai of...

Saina enters Malaysia Masters quarters, to face Marin

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 9 | Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal on Thursday came out with a spectacular performance as she defeated South Korea's An...

Malaysia Masters: Saina advances as Praneeth, Srikanth bow out

Kaula Lumpur, Jan 8 | Top Indian male shuttlers Sai Praneeth and Kidambi Srikanth made a horrid start to their 2020 season as they...

Business

HDFC Bank’s Q4 standalone net profit rises over 18% (Lead)

Mumbai, April 17 | Lending major HDFC Bank on Saturday reported an 18.2 per cent increase in its standalone net profit for the fourth...