Militants threaten to behead Malaysian captive

 Abu Sayyaf militants have threatened to behead a Malaysian captive if ransom is not paid in November.

Thailand on alert as Khalistan terrorist on loose

Security officials guarding the border checkpoint in Thailand's Narathiwat province have been put on alert following reports that a Khalistani terrorist has fled for this country and may sneak across the southern border into Malaysia.

Malaysia urges Muslim world to give education top priority

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said here Tuesday that education should be given top priority in the Muslim world.

Malaysian diplomat on sex attack charge granted bail

 A Malaysian diplomat accused of a sex attack on a young woman here in May was granted bail on his second appearance since his extradition in the Wellington District Court Tuesday.

Anwar defiant as Malaysia top court hears sodomy appeal

Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim vowed Tuesday to go down "fighting a corrupt government" as Malaysia`s top court began hearing his appeal against a sodomy conviction that would send him back to jail and out of active politics.

Dubai, Malaysia ink pacts to create global halal trade network

Dubai and Malaysia have inked a number of MoUs and agreements to create a global halal trade network aimed at generating investment opportunities and strengthening multilateral trade among halal-based industries.

Malaysia to get doping test result next month
Malaysia to get doping test result next month

A Malaysian athlete, widely reported to be badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei, will find out the results of a second doping test next month after a first test came back positive, a newspaper said Saturday.

Malaysian envoy in New Zealand police custody on sex charge

A Malaysian military attache extradited to New Zealand to face an attempted rape charge was remanded in custody following a brief court appearance on Saturday.

Ethnic Indian crawls for 3 days after car crash in Malaysia

 A 33-year-old Indian man, who was seriously injured in a car crash that killed another ethnic Indian, crawled for three days in a Malaysian jungle before he finally found an isolated settlement to seek help.

India warns Malaysian employers not to ill-treat Indians

 India on Friday warned Malaysian employers that it will withdraw their privileges if there is evidence of abuse and ill-treatment of Indian employees.

Malaysian state bars foreigners from cooking in roadside stalls

 Authorities in the northwestern Malaysian state of Penang have barred foreigners from cooking in popular hawker stalls in a bid to preserve local food and tastes, media reported Friday.:

Shocking: Ethnic Indian crawls for 3 days after car crash in Malaysia!

A 33-year-old Indian man, who was seriously injured in a car crash that killed another ethnic Indian, crawled for three days in a Malaysian jungle before he finally found an isolated settlement to seek help.

Malaysia charges three with supporting Islamic State

A Malaysian court on Thursday charged three men with supporting the Islamic State after they were arrested while attempting to leave the country to join the militants fighting in Iraq and Syria.

Malaysia`s Defence Minister hopeful MH370 will be found

Malaysia`s Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said Wednesday his country was determined to find missing Flight MH370, as he was briefed by Australian officials leading the complex search deep in the Indian Ocean.

Malaysian envoy due back in New Zealand on sex charge: Report

A Malaysian military attache who sparked outrage when he invoked diplomatic immunity to escape a sex charge in New Zealand will arrive in Wellington to face court on Saturday, reports said.

Committed to stronger relationship with Malaysia: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday reiterated India's commitment to work for strengthening and expanding relations with Malaysia.

Malaysian lawmakers warn Australia of radicalism

A delegation from a Malaysian opposition party today urged Australia's government to use its influence to discourage authorities in Malaysia from fanning Islamic radicalism for political gain.

Malaysia Islamic authorities probe `dog patting` event

Islamic authorities in Malaysia are conducting a probe into a controversial "dog patting" event aimed at removing the stigma regarding men`s best friend in the multi-ethnic Muslim-majority country.

German student dies in plunge at Malaysia waterfall

A German student has died after falling into a steep ravine at a waterfall on a popular Malaysian resort island, police said today.

Malaysia`s Sedition Act crackdown `chilling` free speech

 A Malaysian government crackdown under its Sedition Act is creating a climate of fear in the country, according to rising numbers of critics who say it could stunt a recent flowering in freedom of speech.