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25 May 2019 | 12:10 PM

Google honours Malaysian icon Sudirman with special doodle

PETALING JAYA: Google has paid tribute to late Malaysian singer and songwriter Sudirman Arshad with a special "doodle" in conjunction with his 65th birthday on Friday (May 25).

8 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Police: New ruling will help deter car thieves

PETALING JAYA: The move to allow dark rear windows and windshields under the new vehicle tinting guideline has been welcomed by police.

8 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘30% VLT is dark enough’

PETALING JAYA: Allowing fully darkened rear windows is no doubt welcomed, considering the year-long hot weather in Malaysia.However, it is not advisable to go all dark for the rear windshield as it will affect the driver’s rear view visibility.

8 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Many fear crime rate will go up with darker windows

PETALING JAYA: While some lauded the move, many ordinary Malaysians are against the new regulations that allow motorists to have their rear windshields and passenger windows tinted as dark as they want.

Going to the dark side: 
A worker installing a tinted window at a car services shop in Kuala Lumpur.
8 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Darker rear windows now an option

PUTRAJAYA: Starting today, private car owners can tint their rear windshield and rear passenger windows as dark as they want to after the Transport Ministry relaxed the tinting rules on vehicles.

Having a quick look: Loke checking the VLT rate of the rear windshield of a car after a press conference in Putrajaya. Looking on is Transport Ministry secretary-general Datuk Mohd Khairul Adib Abd Rahman (Loke’s left). — Bernama
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30 Apr 2019 | 9:38 PM

NGO lodges report against celebrity Aliff Syukri for caning his daughter

PETALING JAYA: A non-governmental organisation has lodged a police report against Malaysian celebrity Datuk Aliff Syukri for caning his nine-year-old daughter who removed her hijab, saying that this constitutes an act of physical abuse.

2 Apr 2019 | 6:35 PM

Singapore's anti-fake news Bill 'frighteningly broad', say activists

PETALING JAYA: Human rights activists have said that Singapore's Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill is "frighteningly broad" and "dangerous".

26 Mar 2019 | 11:01 PM

Malaysian student shortlisted for prestigious world photo award

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian student makes it into the shortlist for the student competition of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards.

One of Nur Hidayati's pictures from her second series.
19 Mar 2019 | 8:40 AM

Photographer Edwin Ong says winning photo not staged

PETALING JAYA: Photographer Edwin Ong, who recently won a prestigious photography competition, has refuted allegations that his winning photo was staged.

18 Mar 2019 | 8:41 AM

Over RM20mil in donations raised online for NZ shooting victims

PETALING JAYA: Over US$6.3mil (RM25.78mil) has been raised for victims of the New Zealand mosque shootings on four online fundraising pages.