The suspects comprise four foreigners and two locals, says IGP.
As ordered by the US president, the withdrawal will depend on the situation on the ground, says US Army General Joseph Votel.
But Shad Saleem Faruqi says it is moving in the direction of 'a very conservative South Arabian type of Islamic state'.
Such a debate would bring no benefit to M'sia's multicultural people, says armed forces veterans group president.
The security forces launch three separate raids in North Sinai and Giza.
Erdogan's aide dismisses concerns the withdrawal from Syria would allow IS to regain territory.
Four suspects arrested had pledged allegiance to Islamic State in a video posted on social media.
Suspects believed to be involved with IS, Abu Sayyaf and Jamaah Ansharut Daulah, says IGP.
The suspects comprise a Malaysian and seven Filipinos, including one who beheaded captives of Abu Sayyaf.
The 25-year-old has been in M'sia for only a few months, photos related to the terrorist group were found in his cellphone.
COMMENT | We are becoming a conducive environment or an incubator for terrorist groups both local and foreign.
Police add he had a large container of gasoline and gas cartridges that would have caused a ‘huge’ explosion in the train station.
Sources say Mickael Alain was among the eight individuals detained in a religious school in Perlis.
According to IGP, one school in Perlis is suspected of having links to militants overseas.
Duo planned the attack in support of Islamic State and held meetings to discuss how to acquire firearms.
Defence minister hopes the UN would play a more effective role to enable them to return home.
Jihadist fighters stormed several villages and staged suicide blasts in the provincial capital Sweida.
One of the local suspects had allegedly threatened to kill the Agong, the PM, and a minister, on Facebook.
Court panel shaves off six years from the jail term of man who pleaded guilty to supporting Islamic State.
She had been arrested for attempting to attack a polling centre in Puchong during GE14.
Bahrum Naim said to have planned attacks on places of worship and entertainment premises in 2015.
Bomb set off near gathering of Taliban and Afghan forces celebrating an Eid ceasefire.
Speculation of PKR, Umno and PAS setting up an Islamic state here is the talk of madmen, he says.
LETTER | Malaysia is neither. Malaysia is both. Malaysia is all of us.
The 51-year-old Puchong housewife had planned to ram a car into non-Muslim voters at a polling station, he says.
The attack at police station comes just one day after yesterday's blasts at three churches there, which killed 13 people.
Islamic State claims responsibility for the attack, but provided no proof of its claim.