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KELANTAN: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) will focus its search and rescue effort for the missing MH370 aircraft near its last known location off the Kelantan coast here.
KUALA LUMPUR: It is already 24 hours since MH370 flight went missing and there are still no news of the Boeing 777.
KELANTAN: Search and rescue mission by air to find the missing MH370 was conducted relentlessly by air crews from multiple agencies based in Gong Kedak Air Force here last night.
BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom: World number one Lee Chong Wei earned himself a revenge attempt with All-England champion Chen Long after escaping from close defeat to achieve a breathtaking victory.
MADRID: Real Madrid midfielder Asier Illarramendi has apologised after a video was published on the internet that appeared to show him running in front of a horned cow dressed as Batman at a festival in his native Basque Country.
ALOR STAR: The family of Seremban-based computer programmer Jee Jing Hang, 41, had a shock of their life upon learning the devastating news that the Malaysia Airlines MH370 gone missing morning.
BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom: Results from the All-England Open on Saturday in Birmingham (x denotes seeding):
LONDON: Manchester United kept their faltering push for a Champions League place alive with a breezy 3-0 victory at West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Saturday.
LONDON: Arsenal reached the FA Cup semifinals with a 4-1 win over Everton.
BARCELONA: Playmaker Xavi, who has won 22 trophies in 16 glittering seasons with Barcelona, said on Saturday that he would love to take over as head coach one day.
SINGAPORE : The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) says it is closely monitoring the status of a Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft which has been reported missing today.
SEPANG : The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) observes the stipulated standard operating procedures (SOP) in the rescue mission for the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH370 which was reported missing early today.
SEPANG : Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is making travel arrangements for the next-of-kin of its flight MH370 passengers, which involves different nationalities, said its Group Chief Executive Officer Ahmad Jauhari Yahya.
TRIPOLI: Armed protesters controlling eastern Libyan ports will respond to any central government attempts to stop them selling oil independently after a North Korean-flagged tanker docked at one of the ports they hold, a leader said on Saturday.
WASHINGTON: Three Americans were aboard a Malaysia Airlines jet that went missing off the coast of Vietnam, a US State Department official said Saturday.
KUALA LUMPUR : The Inspector General of Police, Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar, has advised the public not to speculate on the Kuala Lumpur-Beijing bound MAS flight MH370 which was reported missing.
KUALA TERENGGANU : A form four student got more than he bargained for when he set a trap to catch jungle fowls at an oil palm plantation in Kerteh, Kemaman on Tuesday.
SEPANG : The Immigration Department will open a special counter for the families of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 passengers to process instant passports at its office in Putrajaya tomorrow.
KUALA LUMPUR: The haze caused by the dry spell has worsened in the peninsula merely four days after the weather conditioned improved.
SEPANG: Operations to trace the Malaysia Airlines MH370 aircraft will be continued with the involvement of the countries near the area of the incident, including assistance from foreign nations, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak.
KUALA LUMPUR: The wife and two daughters of Modal Perdana Group chairman Datuk Mohamed Ramli Abbas, who is former Celcom chief executive officer, were among the 239 passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH370 reported missing early today.
JAKARTA: The incident on the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft which was flying to Beijing early this morning has also drawn interest in Indonesia.
SHAH ALAM: The family of the co-pilot of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft which went missing enroute to Beijing this morning, is waiting at home for news on Flight MH370.
SEPANG: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft would be widened as nothing was found in the area where contact with the plane was lost.
BENGHAZI, Libya: Libya threatened Saturday to bomb a North Norean-flagged tanker, which is suspected of trying to load an illegal cargo at the Al-Sidra oil terminal, if the vessel does not leave port.
KUALA LUMPUR: Vietnamese air force planes today spotted two large oil slicks in the area where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 vanished earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people on board had crashed.
WARSAW: Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski said on Saturday Poland had evacuated its consulate in Ukraine's Crimea due to disturbances by Russian forces.
KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia Airlines today released the passenger and crew manifest of its missing MH370 Beijing-bound flight.
BAGHDAD: Attacks in Iraq killed nine people on Saturday, including a parliamentary candidate and four children, officers and medical sources said, as the country suffers its worst violence in years.
BERA: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) engineer Mohd Khairul Amri Selamat was assigned to Beijing to carry out repair works on MAS aircraft but unfortunately, the 28-year-old never made it to his destination.
MOSCOW: Top Russian biathletes Irina Starykh and Ekaterina Iourieva have tested positive for the banned substance EPO, the International Biathlon Union and Russian officials confirmed Saturday.
MOSCOW: Russia is considering a freeze of U.S. military inspections under arms control treaties in retaliation to Washington’s decision to halt military cooperation with Russia, news reports said Saturday.
JOHANNESBURG: Two South African police officers who were allegedly caught on video taking part in the beating and stripping of an unarmed man on a Cape Town street have been arrested, the police watchdog said on Saturday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Relative of the pilot flying the missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777-200 flight MH370 expressed her shock and sadness over the uncertainty of her uncle's safety, where she mentioned it was not her first waking up to such devastating news.
MIRPUR, Bangladesh: Left-handed batsman Fawad Alam struck a maiden ODI century Saturday as Pakistan scored a fighting 260-5 against Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup final.
KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has informed that all flight operations at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) are proceeding as normal.
KUALA LUMPUR: Search and rescue teams from Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam have failed to find evidence of any wreckage, Malaysia Airlines (MAS) said in a statement tonight.
KUANTAN : An elderly man was killed when his motorcycle was hit by a car at a traffic light junction near Sungai Isap here, today.
KUALA LUMPUR : The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) has directed that all five Super League matches tonight, begin with a minute's silence as a sign of respect for the passengers and crew of the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft.
BEIJING : The media here has been trying hard to get the latest news after a Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane went missing today on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board.
BEIJING: A small plane belonging to a Chinese flight academy has crashed into a farm field in southwest China, killing both people on board.
MELBOURNE : Australian consular officials are in contact with the families of six Australians onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH370.
KUALA TERENGGANU: Following are the 2014 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) Stage Ten results, here today:
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak confirmed that no wreckage of the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 was found.
CAIRO: A homemade bomb placed near a women’s college has wounded one person in an upscale district of eastern Cairo, security officials say.
MADRID: Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal is hoping as many Spain players as possible feature in the Champions League final on May 24 so the holders have less time to prepare for their June 13 World Cup Group B clash.
PORT DICKSON: More than 10,000 excited nature lovers thronged the Tanjung Tuan lighthouse, here, to take part in the Raptor Watch 2014 (RW 2014) to catch a glimpse of migratory birds of prey circling overhead at PNB Ilham Resort, today.
BESUT : A 29-year-old housewife has become the first person in Terengganu to die of dengue since 2011.
KUALA LUMPUR: A businessman who cancelled his flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing today is shocked over the news that the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 went missing.
SINGAPORE : Singapore has sent a C130 Hercules aircraft for a search and locate mission for the missing plane of Malaysia Airlines (MAS), which carried 239 people, Xinhua news agency reported the city-state's air force as saying on Saturday.
MUMBAI: The Indian navy launched an inquiry Saturday into the cause of a naval ship accident that killed an officer and injured two dock workers, officials said.
TEHRAN, Iran: Iran’s moderate-leaning president has strongly criticised hard-line officials for ordering reformist newspapers shut down.
SINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has telephoned his Malaysian counterpart, Datuk Seri Najib Razak to express sympathy and concern over the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
SEPANG: The distraught family of Stanley Wong Sai Sang, 52, who boarded the Malaysia Airlines Flight (MH370), have expressed their frustration over the lack of reliable information that has been given to them regarding the incident.
MOSCOW: Russia is open to having an “honest, equal” dialogue with foreign states on the crisis in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday.
SHAH ALAM: The father of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 first officer Fariq Abdul Hamid requested the family to be given some space following news that his son's flight went missing early this morning.
KUALA TERENGGANU : The brother of a passenger on board of the missing (MAS) aircraft bound for Beijing from Kuala Lumpur early today, revealed that he learnt about the incident on Facebook.
SEPANG : The welfare department has sent a team of ten counsellors to the Anjung Tinjauan, KLIA to comfort and provide moral support to family members of passengers in the MH370 missing plane.
KUALA LUMPUR :Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is going all-out to locate its plane that went missing on a Beijing-bound flight based on the last-known position of the aircraft before it disappeared off the radar.
MILAN: Fiorentina owner Andrea Della Valle has hit out at Serie A disciplinary rules after Borja Valero’s four-game ban was reduced to three on appeal.
BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom: Lee Chong Wei’s performance in the 21-14, 21-18 win over Kento Momota which carried him to the semi-finals of the All-England Open appeared to have increased his belief that he can win the ancient title back.
BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom: Results in the All England Open in Birmingham on Friday (x denotes seeding):
SEPANG: Dozens of anxious family members of Beijing bound Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight (MH370) passengers are hanging on for hope at a holding room in Anjung Tinjau of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) .
KUALA LUMPUR: Among those feared to be in the missing passengers' list is Kuching police chief Assistant Commissioner Roslan Bek Ahmad's niece.
BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang on Saturday urged emergency measures over the missing Malaysian flight bound for Beijing with more than 150 Chinese nationals on board reports Chinese news agency Xinhua.
SEPANG : Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is learnt to have informed family members of passengers of the missing aircraft MH370 to gather at the KL International Airport at 6pm today together with their valid passports.
ALOR STAR: Mohd Sofuan Ibrahim, one of the Malaysia Airlines MH370 passengers, is scheduled to report for duty at the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (Miti) branch office in Beijing.
KATMANDU, Nepal: An Indian airliner with 170 people on board has caught fire while landing in Nepal’s capital, but there were no casualties reported.
KUALA LUMPUR : A Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane flying from here to Beijing has been missing for more than 12 hours without any hint of where it is.
MUMBAI: Malaysia Airlines, operator of Flight MH370 that went missing en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on Saturday, has established a record as one of the Asia-Pacific's best full-service carriers in terms of safety and service despite some recent financial problems.
KAJANG : Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun's day began early Saturday as she distributed stalks of red roses and special greeting cards to mark International Women's Day (IWD) to customers at the Kajang market.
BERLIN : Qatar Airways and Emirates Airline have defended their policies on pregnancy and marriage for cabin crew after the Qatar carrier came under fire over its working conditions.
BEIJING: Tearful and angry, the friends and relatives of passengers on board missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 lashed out at the company Saturday as journalists besieged them in a Beijing hotel.
SANAA: A senior military official says suspected al-Qaida militants have fired rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machineguns at a military base in southern Yemen, killing two soldiers guarding its gate.
SEMPORNA : The Sabah East Coast Security Command (ESSCom) today detained 262 individuals, believed to be illegal immigrants, for not having valid travel documents or personal identification.
BANGKOK: Six suspected drug dealers were shot dead during a firefight with Thai security forces who seized illegal amphetamines at the scene, police said.
KULAIJAYA: The police detained two men and a woman and seized 54 grammes of syabu worth RM13,500 at the North-South Expressway here on Thursday.
KUCHING: Catherine Tamoh had expected her son to arrive Beijing by 7.30am, but got a shock when she received a call saying that her son's flight was missing.
SINGAPORE : Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says he prays for the passengers and crew on board a Malaysia Airlines Beijing-bound plne which lost contact with air traffic control Saturday.
MUMBAI: Indian drugmaker Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd, reeling under a flurry of regulatory rebukes due to poor quality, has recalled more than 64,000 bottles of the generic version of a cholesterol-lowering drug in the United States after dosage mix-up was detected.
KUCHING: Kuching Police chief ACP Roslan Bek Ahmad said his niece was a passenger on the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane that went missing today on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
MIRI: Sarawak police are now able to respond more quickly to address crime problems in the main towns following the expansion of the Motorcyling Patrol Unit (MPU), starting today.
BEIJING: Chinese ships and aircraft are on standby to locate and rescue the missing Malaysian plane en route to Beijing, Xinhua news agency reported.
DHAKA: Allrounder Shahid Afridi was declared fit as Pakistan won the toss and opted to bat in the final of the Asia Cup against Sri Lanka in Dhaka on Saturday.
BEIJING: Almost all Chinese cities monitored for pollution last year failed to meet environmental standards, Wu Xiaoqing, China's vice-minister of environmental protection, said on Saturday.
HOUSTON: Houston’s big third quarter turned a close game into a blowout 112-86 win over Indiana on Friday, dropping the Pacers into a tie for the overall NBA lead after having long been out in front on their own.
SHAH ALAM : The candidate to replace Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to contest the Kajang state by-election will be announced, should the opposition leader be disqualified.
HANOI: Malaysia and Vietnam on Saturday led a search for a Malaysia Airlines jet that has gone missing over Southeast Asia, as fears mounted over the fate of the 239 people aboard.
KUALA LUMPUR : Investigations carried out on a patient prior to treatment in a hospital is among the leading causes of health expenditure "wastage" based on the study of the World Health Organisation (WHO).
KUALA LUMPUR : The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has deployed one aircraft and three ships in a search-and-rescue operation following the disappearance of a Beijing-bound Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane today.
KUALA LUMPUR : Boeing is assembling a team to provide technical assistance to investigating authorities.
KUALA LUMPUR: The prime minister's wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor has called on Malaysians to pray for the best for the passengers and crew members of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft which was reported to have disappeared from the radar screen at 2.40am today.
MALACCA: Former Malacca State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Mo'min Ab Aziz, who died last night, was laid to rest at the Kampung Tambak Paya Muslim Cemetery, Ayer Molek here today.
SEPANG: Malaysia Airlines will continue to run other flights as normal, its chief executive Ahmad Jauhari Yahya said on Saturday, after one if its plane bound for Beijing went missing.
LONDON : The first time Anne Meaux met Indian billionaire Lakshmi Mittal he laughed at her.
SEPANG: About 20 family members of several passengers of a missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane have arrived at the KL International Airport to get updates.
TOKYO: The Anne Frank House, a museum dedicated to the Jewish girl who died in a Nazi concentration camp, on Saturday donated 3,400 copies of its catalogue to Japanese libraries after hundreds of copies of Anne Frank’s diary were damaged.
SEPANG: Malaysian authorities have not confirmed that a Malaysia Airlines flight, carrying 239 passengers and crew, had crashed after it went missing over the South China Sea, Transport Minister Hishamuddin Hussein said.
KOTA KINABALU: Some 4,766 recipients from the interior of Pensiangan are qualified to receive the 1Malaysia People's Aid (BR1M) for the third time this year, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Tan Sri Joseph Kurup.
BEIJING: China’s foreign minister on Saturday said his country will vigorously defend its sovereignty, declaring there was “no room for compromise” with Japan over territory or history.