Najib Razak

Malaysia PM Najib Razak says Rohingya face systematic atrocities

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Saturday said Rohingya Muslims face systematic violence including torture, rape and murder in Myanmar.

Sep 09, 2017, 16:36 PM IST

Malaysian PM Najib Razak to visit US in September

 Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will visit the US in September to meet President Donald Trump, the Malaysian government said on Thursday.

Aug 24, 2017, 11:17 AM IST

Muslims in Southeast Asia mark end of Ramadan

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, and is a time for fasting, family and discipline, when believers abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and sex from dawn until sunset.

 

Jun 25, 2017, 15:29 PM IST
Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim withdraws as PM candidate

Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim withdraws as PM candidate

Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said on Saturday he would not be a candidate for prime minister in elections due by mid-2018.

Jun 17, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

'India's absence from BRI meet will not be constructive'

India's absence from a China- initiated regional connectivity and infrastructure forum from May 14 will not be "constructive" for bilateral ties.

May 05, 2017, 21:24 PM IST

Malaysian boy, 11, dies after reported beatings at Islamic school

A 11-year-old Malaysian boy, who suffered alleged abuse at an Islamic school so bad that his legs had to be amputated, died on Wednesday, state news agency Bernama reported, in a case that has sparked a public outcry in the Muslim-majority country. 

Apr 26, 2017, 17:13 PM IST
Malaysian GP to be scrapped-off post 2017, says Prime Minister Najib Razak

Malaysian GP to be scrapped-off post 2017, says Prime Minister Najib Razak

Officials had said last year that Malaysia would discontinue its Formula One Grand Prix race from 2019, waving the checkered flag on one of Asia`s longest-running F1 races.

Apr 07, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
Now Indians don't have to pay for visas to visit Malaysia

Now Indians don't have to pay for visas to visit Malaysia

Razak said his government would ensure that the online visa application process does not take more than 48 hours.

Apr 03, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
India, Malaysia have built thriving economic ties in 60 years: PM Narendra Modi

India, Malaysia have built thriving economic ties in 60 years: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that India and Malaysia have built thriving economic partnership in the last 60 years and expressed hope that the two countries can do much more in areas like infrastructure.

Apr 01, 2017, 20:43 PM IST

Malaysian PM Najib Razak calls on President, Vice President

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, who is on a six-day visit to India, met President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari on Saturday.

Apr 01, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
Malaysia says won't break ties with North Korea

Malaysia says won't break ties with North Korea

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said he will not sever ties with North Korea.

Mar 31, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
Malaysian PM Najib Razak meets superstar Rajinikanth

Malaysian PM Najib Razak meets superstar Rajinikanth

Razak is in the Chennai to receive an honorary doctorate from Thanjavur University.

Mar 31, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
Malaysia PM Najib Razak calls for unity amid North Korea row

Malaysia PM Najib Razak calls for unity amid North Korea row

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak called for unity on Friday as he tried to bring home nine Malaysians stuck in North Korea amid a growing row over the murder of Kim Jong Nam, while warning Pyongyang not to abuse Malaysia`s "hospitality".

Mar 10, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Malaysian PM says won't cut ties with North Korea

Malaysia`s Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Thursday that ties with North Korea will not be cut, after tensions over an investigation into the murder of the estranged half-brother of the North`s leader in Kuala Lumpur led to tit-for-tat travel bans.

Mar 09, 2017, 14:00 PM IST

Malaysian PM blames North Korea for Kim Jong Nam's death

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has blamed North Korea for the killing of Kim Jong Un's estranged half brother Kim Jong Nam.

Mar 08, 2017, 23:29 PM IST

North Korea, Malaysia in tit-for-tat exit bans over Kim Jong-Nam's killing

North Korea and Malaysia Tuesday banned each other`s citizens from leaving their countries, with Kuala Lumpur saying its nationals were effectively being held "hostage" in a row over the assassinat

Mar 07, 2017, 21:03 PM IST

Saudi King Salman embraces "selfie" on tour across Asia

Saudi Arabia`s King Salman has embraced the "selfie".

Mar 03, 2017, 15:47 PM IST

Malaysian PM urges Muslim world to help oppressed Rohingya

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has urged the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to help end the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority, as OIC foreign ministers open a special meeting to discuss the crisis.

Jan 19, 2017, 14:21 PM IST
PM Modi a 'good reformist': Malaysia PM Razak

PM Modi a 'good reformist': Malaysia PM Razak

During a brief exchange between the two leaders through video conferencing at the 'Economic Times Asian Business Leaders Conclave 2016', Malaysian PM Razak praised PM Modi for the demonetisation move aimed at curbing black money.

Dec 14, 2016, 17:58 PM IST