GWI9525 CRASH: Jet Crashes In Alps With At Least 147

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MARSEILLE, March 24 – French Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet says debris from the crash of an Airbus A320 has been located and the plane crashed at 2,000 metres altitude in the Alps. Brandet told BFM television that he expected “an extremely long and extremely difficult” search and rescue operation because

Ringgit Malaysia May Touch RM3.40

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 – The ringgit is expected to strengthen further against the US dollar to between RM3.40 and RM3.60 this year on expectations the US Federal Reserve will not increase interest rates this year, says an economist. The ringgit will touch that comfort level between September and November this year,

DAP Remains Mum On Future With Pakatan

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 – DAP will reveal later today whether it will continue political cooperation with Pakatan, in particular Pas, or sever all ties with the opposition pact. The party’s Central Executive Committee (CEC) made the decision after a four-hour meeting at its headquarters here yesterday night. “We have reached

Ceiling At Masjid Jamek LRT Station Collapses

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 – Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad (Prasarana) confirmed that the ceiling at the Masjid Jamek Light Rail Transit (LRT) station collapsed this evening, but there were no casualties reported.  Prasarana (Communications and Media Affairs) senior manager Azhar Ghazali said in the incident at 2.10 pm, the ceiling

Paulsen And Michelle Yesudas Out On Police Bail

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 – Human rights lawyer and Lawyers for Liberty executive director Eric Paulsen, who was detained last night under the Sedition Act 1948, was released today on police bail. Lawyers for Liberty’s legal coordinator, Michelle Yesudas, was also detained and released today on police bail today over her own Twitter

Domino’s To Pass On GST Savings To Customers

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SHAH ALAM, March 23 – While most Malaysians are bracing themselves to pay more when the Goods and Services Tax (GST) comes into effect in nine days, Domino’s Pizza Malaysia has promised its prices won’t be raised. Claiming that some of its menu items could in fact be cheaper, general manager of

Crowds Gather For Sultan Johor Coronation Ceremony

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JOHOR BARU, March 23 – Crowd at the Dataran Bandaraya Johor Baru swells as early as 6am today in conjunction with Sultan Johor coronation ceremony. About 10,000 people from all walks of life comprising of students, non-governmental organisations, JDT’s fan members and government agencies thronged to Dataran Bandaraya for the event. The Jalan

Don’t Be Blinded By Politics In Dealing With Hudud

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 – Hudud will cause confusion and injustice to the people even if federal legislators made amendments to the laws to implement the Islamic penal code in Kelantan, former attorney-general Tan Sri Abu Talib Othman said. He said as Malaysia was a multiracial and multi-religious country, a parallel

Pakatan Rakyat Not Likely To Break Up

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 – The disagreement between Pakatan Rakyat’s (PR) coalition parties PKR, DAP and PAS over the amendments to the Syariah Criminal Code II (1993) would not likely cause a break-up, said a political analyst. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities senior lecturer Associate Professor Datuk Dr

Bus Operators Association Wants No More Delays On Fare Increase

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 22 – Peninsular Malaysia Malay Express Bus Operators Association (Pembawa) wants no more delays to the implementation of bus fare hikes. Pembawa president Tajuddin Mohd Yunus has urged the government not to suspend the fare increase to public transport, especially express buses, as was previously announced by Land Public Transport Commission

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