BANGKOK (Bernama): Thai police have arrested a man carrying a fake Malaysian passport and US$500,000 (RM2.1mil) at the Suvarnabhumi Airport.
KANGAR (Bernama): Civil servants from Grade 56 and below in Perlis will be getting a Raya bonus of RM550 each while state government pensioners will receive RM250 each.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The left lane of the Federal Highway from Kuala Lumpur city centre to Petaling Jaya will be closed from Sunday (May 26) until June 9 from 10pm to 6am.
NEW YORK (Reuters): Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker Roger Ng is unlikely to get a plea deal this week on criminal charges linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal at the Malaysian state investment fund 1MDB, both sides told Reuters on Thursday (May 23).
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) denied allegations that it dropped the words Allah and Prophet Muhammad in its logo.
LANGKAWI (Bernama): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has reminded the people not to be too dependent on contributions from others but instead strive to provide for themselves.
PORT DICKSON (Bernama): The decision of DAP advisor Lim Kit Siang to withdraw from debating with former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is a wise move, says Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
PETALING JAYA: McDonald's billboard images featuring iconic landmarks across the country have gone viral.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG) has urged PKR to conduct an internal investigation following a sexual harassment report lodged against the party's Sungai Siput MP S. Kesavan by a former aide.
BUTTERWORTH (Bernama): A businessman and two others were charged in the Special Sessions Court for Corruption here with falsifying sales and purchase documents two years ago.
PETALING JAYA: Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) has alleged that a teenager and a mentally challenged man were tortured by the police to confess to a crime they did not commit.
PETALING JAYA: A man in his 20s has been arrested for allegedly damaging a car and causing a fracas at a night market in Kota Baru, Kelantan.
PETALING JAYA: Police have released the three PAS volunteer corp members who were remanded for five days to assist investigations into the torching of the Perlis Mufti's official car.
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir has apologised to the Johor Sultan for not greeting him at Istana Abu Bakar in Pekan on Thursday (May 23).
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Datuk Ahmad Faizal Abdul Rahman has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN) effective May 27.
SIBU: The Sarawak state government will be giving a RM10 subsidy to express boat passengers in conjunction with the upcoming Gawai Dayak and Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebrations.
PETALING JAYA: The fuel price of RON97 will increase by eight sen per litre while RON95 and diesel prices remain the same for the week starting Saturday (May 25).
KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has detained 33 Vietnamese fishermen and boat skippers from three vessels.
IPOH: Perak MCA has questioned the Ipoh City Council on its standard operating procedures (SOP) after its workers shot and killed a stray dog here.
KANGAR (Bernama): A pasar malam trader was charged in the Kangar Sessions Court with torching a government official car used by Perlis Mufti Dr Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin.