KANGAR, Sept 27 (Bernama) -- Former Finance Minister Tun Daim Zainuddin was today awarded an honorary doctorate in economy by Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP).

KUCHING, Sept 27 (Bernama) -- Any law in Sarawak which discriminates women will be amended, says Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem.

BENTONG, Sept 27 (Bernama) -- Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said Malaysia will ask the United Nations (UN) to send a peacekeeping force so that the investigating team can immediately enter the area where the MAS flight MH17 had crashed

KOTA BELUD, Sept 27 (Bernama) -- An Umno Supreme Council member today described as deplorable the fanning of sentiment by certain groups to secede Sabah from Malaysia for personal and political interests

From Jamaluddin Muhammad

NEW YORK, Sept 27 (Bernama) -- Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak highlighted the twin tragedies of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flights MH370 and MH17 at the United Nations meeting today, and hoped they would change the global aviation system for the better.

From: Jamaluddin Muhammad

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 26 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak told the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) the moderation approach could make a valuable contribution to fragile states and international affairs including addressing extremism.

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 27 (Bernama) -- Against the backdrop of a rising threat from the proponents of a so-called Islamic State, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak told the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) that the world must take a different approach in defeating militant extremists and their ideologies.