The Star (Malaysia)

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - There is a lot of sympathy among Tamils around the world for what is also referred to as the “Mullivaikkal genocide”. The estimated number of people killed ranges between 40,000 and 100,000.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - According to the latest survey by the World Economic Forum, Malaysia has slipped two notches in the global competitiveness ranking this year after being overtaken by Spain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Saifuddin Nasution Ismail says the government’s targeted fuel subsidy programme will benefit some five million vehicle users in the middle-income group (M40).

PUTRAJAYA (The Star/ANN) - A man in Perak has been infected with Zika, a viral disease transmitted by the Aedes mosquito. 

GEORGE TOWN, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The Election Commission (EC) chairman Azhar Azizan Harun said the commission was getting the infrastructure and system ready to implement the new ruling before the next general election.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - As many as 70 per cent of Muslim women agree with men practising polygamy, only 32 per cent of these women are actually agreeable to allowing it in their own marriage.

KOTA KINABALU (The Star/ANN) - Sabah and Sarawak are looking at ways to capitalise on Indonesia's capital city move to Kalimantan in a bid to boost socio-economy for the two states.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - To regain its status as an Asian Tiger, Malaysia aims to be the hub for Industry 4.0 in South- East Asia.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - It could be true that there are people in Malaysia who are closely aligned to the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) and who have been planning to execute extremely violent terrorist attacks.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - Eco World Development Group, expects to hit its sales target of US$1.4 billion over the 2019 and 2020 financial years after sales picked up this year.