Malaysia

Malaysian farmers grow perfect Japanese muskmelons, sell it at over Rs 3000 per piece

"Every single Japanese melon that you see in our farm is almost like a single art piece. This (is) one of the most important criteria and mostly difficult to maintain it," said director and co-founder of Mono, Seh Cheng Siang.

Apr 16, 2021, 09:13 AM IST

North Korea to sever diplomatic ties with Malaysia over extradition of citizen to US

Kuala Lumpur's once-close ties with North Korea were severely downgraded after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged brother, Kim Jong Nam, was killed at a Kuala Lumpur airport in February 2017 when two women smeared his face with VX nerve agent, which the United Nations lists as a weapon of mass destruction.

Mar 19, 2021, 07:32 AM IST

Myanmar coup: Malaysia to deport 1,200 migrants amid concerns

Malaysia's immigration chief, Khairul Dzaimee Daud, said in a statement late Monday that the detainees will be deported on February 23 on Myanmar navy ships. He said the 1,200 were held for offenses including not having valid travel documents, overstaying, and violating their social visit passes.

Feb 16, 2021, 15:53 PM IST

DNA: Uproar over MPs arriving in PPE kit in Malaysia Parliament

3 MPs of Malaysia arrived in the Parliament wearing PPE kits, which caused uproar there. Some time ago these three MPs had came in contact with Corona positive patients and according to the rules they had to stay in quarantine at home.

Dec 15, 2020, 23:18 PM IST

Managing virus crisis, Malaysia PM Muhyiddin Yassin needs rivals to back budget

Malaysia`s government is set to unveil a 2021 budget on Friday aimed at cushioning the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Nov 03, 2020, 10:49 AM IST

Badi Bahas: Do ‘Muslims’ have the ‘right to genocide’?

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Today's question for debate is- Do ‘Muslims’ have the ‘right to genocide’? Watch this debate to know more.

Oct 30, 2020, 11:22 AM IST

Watch: ’War’ against ‘Islamic bigotry’ from Kashmir to France

Watch the video to learn how ‘Islamic fundamentalism’ remains a challenge for humanity.

Oct 30, 2020, 10:18 AM IST

France Attack: America, India with France in the battle of terror

France Attack: India and America have decided to stand with France in this war against terrorism.

Oct 30, 2020, 09:50 AM IST

Who is responsible for fundamentalism from Kashmir to France?

Learn about those countries that give protection to terrorists. Watch video.

Oct 30, 2020, 09:14 AM IST

DNA: Monkey in Malaysia takes selfie as well!

A Malaysian man got a bizarre surprise after recovering his lost phone from a forest near his home. He found a series of photographs and videos taken by a monkey in his phone memory.

Sep 17, 2020, 23:10 PM IST

More infectious mutation of coronavirus COVID-19 detected in Malaysia

"People need to be aware and be more careful because the COVID-19 virus with this D614G mutation has been proven to be detected in Malaysia," health chief Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said.

Aug 17, 2020, 20:01 PM IST

DNA: Strong message to the corrupt

In this segment of DNA we will analyse a strong message to the corrupt.

Jul 29, 2020, 00:00 AM IST

Former Malaysia PM Najib Razak convicted on all charges in first 1MDB graft case

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak was found guilty on Tuesday on all seven corruption charges in his first trial linked to a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Jul 28, 2020, 11:39 AM IST

Malaysian PM unseats house speaker in vote seen as crucial test of support

Malaysia`s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin cleared a major hurdle in parliament on Monday, as lawmakers narrowly approved a motion to remove the lower house speaker, in a vote seen as an important barometer of his support.

Jul 13, 2020, 11:55 AM IST

Zee Tamil launches on Astro, a leading Malaysian satellite television provider

With the introduction of Zee Tamil HD and Zee Thirai in Singapore in the 1st quarter and, now with the launch of Zee Tamil HD in Malaysia, Zee continues to fulfil the entertainment needs for the Tamil community in the Asia Pacific.

Jun 02, 2020, 12:40 PM IST

Malaysia, Singapore defer high-speed rail project until year-end

Malaysia said on Sunday it had agreed with neighbouring Singapore to suspend until Dec. 31 a project for a high-speed rail link between the capital, Kuala Lumpur, and the city-state, to allow discussion of changes.

May 31, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

Beijing city to crackdown on maps not displaying Taiwan, disputed areas as part of China

Thirteen Beijing municipal departments, including the Beijing cyberspace administration, will launch the 2020 annual campaigns inspecting problematic maps, demanding that map compilation companies, map publishers and map users as well as online map service providers self-examine and rectify, the Beijing Municipal Commission of Planning and Natural Resources said on Tuesday.

May 26, 2020, 21:09 PM IST

Pakistan using its ties in Turkey, Qatar to provide funds to Zakir Naik: Sources

Sources close to developments have revealed that despite New Delhi’s persistent efforts, Malaysia is reluctant to hand over Naik to New India. 

May 25, 2020, 15:38 PM IST

India approves Malaysia’s request for supplying hydroxychloroquine drug to deal with COVID-19 crisis

India has given go-ahead to Malaysia's request for supplying hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), a drug that is being called as a “game-changer’’ to deal with COVID-19 crisis. Kuala Lumpur had requested hydroxychloroquine from India to deal with COVID even as New Delhi got the request from several countries for the drug.

Apr 28, 2020, 14:00 PM IST

Thailand, Malaysia banned from weightlifting at Tokyo Olympics

The International Weightlifting Federation said that the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) has been suspended for three years, while Malaysia has been given a one-year ban.

Apr 04, 2020, 19:15 PM IST