A NEW body, free of political interference, will be set up set up to replace the National Professors Council (MPN), said Mohamed Hanipa Maidin.
SOME 130 workers from Lynas Corporation (Lynas) gathered in front of Parliament to urge the government save their jobs.
THE Education Ministry will decide whether to continue with the 1BestariNet programme in schools by the middle of next year, said Dr Maszlee Malik.
DEWAN Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof rejected a motion from Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong (BN-Ayer Hitam) to refer Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching to Parliament’s Rights and Privileges committee.
PUTRAJAYA: A regional survey on corporate governance has placed Malaysia fourth out of 12 countries, up from its seventh position two years ago.
PUTRAJAYA: There may be a need to sensitise society on the true meaning and scope of human rights as the usage of the words “human rights” has been abused by some quarters, says Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum.
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s initiatives to use palm-based biodiesel as fuel will reduce stock and stabilise commodity prices amid attempts by others to restrict its export and sales, said the Prime Minister.
AMPANG: It has been 25 years since the collapse of Highland Towers but the flashback to those years is still as vivid for many former residents.
KUALA LUMPUR: Some RM900mil from the Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) will be used to train workers next year, said Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran.
EXCLUSIVE: Malaysia will start drafting a Climate Change Act, which is expected to take 24 to 30 months.