KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 10 -- The Proton X70, which was launched on Dec 12, 2018, was named the Overall Car of the Year 2019, marking the first time a Proton model has won the prestigious award at the 18th Malaysia Cars of the Year awards.

IPOH, Jan 10 -- A collision on the North-South Expressway (NSE) between a car and a lorry laden with newsprint rolls caused a 6-km jam northbound after the Menora Tunnel early today.

BALIK PULAU, Jan 9 -- The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) is investigating the cause for the increase in price of onions in Penang which shot up to RM24 a kilogramme.

PETALING JAYA, Jan 9 -- Scholastic, the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books, officially launched the brand new Scholastic Reading Lounge at Sunway Pyramid Mall here, today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 6 -- Although Vision 2020 did not fully achieve what was planned, Malaysia has made a lot of progress following the launch of the vision in 1991, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

KUCHING, Jan 4 -- The Sarawak government plans to carry out a study on the feasibility of property owners renting out their apartments and condominiums as accommodation for travellers, similar to that offered on Airbnb platform, to boost the state’s housing sector.

SEREMBAN, Jan 3 -- The Negeri Sembilan government is offering a RM10,000 reward for information which results in the arrest of anyone involved in illegal dumping of chemical waste, said Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun.