Tributes pour for MH370

Friday, 30 January 2015.

There has been an outpour of well-wishes from our readers in our Facebook account NST ONLINE. Here are the compiled wishes. 


MPSJ to impose higher compound rate for mosquitoes’ breeding ground

By C. Premananthini - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 22:57

SUBANG JAYA: The Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) is considering to impose a higher compound rate compared to the current RM500 in their efforts to eradicate dengue.

MH370: Next-of-kin express disappointment, shock over announcement

By Rozanna Latiff and Eunice Au - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 22:49

SUBANG JAYA: The announcement declaring the loss of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 an accident has been met with disappointment, with family members of passengers and crews questioning why they had not been informed of the decision beforehand.

Perkeso to start processing payment to eligible next-of-kin

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 22:24

KUALA LUMPUR: The Social Security Organisation (Perkeso) will start processing payment to the next-of-kin of 12 crew members and nine Freescale Semiconductor Malaysia Sdn Bhd staff who were onboard Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370, based on their eligibility.

Gunshots fired at shopping malls in Sibu

By ADIB POVERA - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 22:14

SIBU: Two shopping centres in the division have become a target of harassment by a group of criminals, which had went around town firing gunshots, on Thursday night.

Man crushed to death by a falling tree

By EUNICE AU - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 20:24

BANTING: BANTING: A 54-year-old man was crushed to death by a massive tree while eating at a restaurant in Telok Datok, here, this afternoon.

Pedestrian killed when hit by motorcycle

By Zarina Abdullah - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 20:10

KEMAMAN: A 45-year-old Indonesian pedestrian was killed on the spot when she was hit by a motorcyclist near Jalan Felda Cerul 2, near here, last night.

Line Clear Nasi Kandar gets stay of execution

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 19:57

GEORGE TOWN: Line Clear Nasi Kandar has been granted a stay of execution today against impending action from the local council to move out of the premises.

30 illegal immigrants nabbed in Ops Selera

By Zarina Abdullah - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 19:40

KUALA TERENGGANU: Thirty illegal immigrants were arrested by the State Immigration Department enforcement officers during the Ops Selera, held here on Wednesday night.

265,564 bankruptcy cases recorded in 2014: Nancy Shukri

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 18:51

LABUAN: The Department of Insolvency has recorded a total of 265,564 cases of bankruptcy throughout last year, with Selangor being the highest state with 63,767 cases.

MH370: Chinese relatives reject word that passengers are dead

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 18:15

BEIJING: Many Chinese families of passengers on the missing Malaysian airliner demanded that Malaysian officials retract their statement that all aboard died, saying that without hard evidence they don’t want to start compensation claims.

5-year-old dies after falling 8 floors

By Kalbana Perimbanayagam - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 18:02

AMPANG: A five-year-old boy fell to his death from the eighth floor of his apartment at Taman Nirwana, here, today.

Penang Gerakan called on Guan Eng to take up debate challenge by Pas sec-gen

By MELISSA DARLYNE CHOW - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 17:48

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Gerakan has called on DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng to take up the challenge by Pas secretary-general Mustafa Ali to debate on the implementation of hudud and local government elections.

Former MIC president offers to be middleman to solve party crisis

By ELVINA FERNANDEZ - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 17:34

KUALA LUMPUR: Former MIC president Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu expressed his willingness to be the middleman to resolve the party's internal crisis.

Traffic police to purchase 20 units of automatic number plate recognition system

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Friday, January 30, 2015 - 17:14

KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic police will purchase 20 units of Automatic Number Plate Recognition system that will be used to detect blacklisted vehicles and criminals on the road.

MH370: Welfare of next-of-kin remains top priority, says Liow

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 17:02

KUALA LUMPUR: The welfare of the next-of-kin of those onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is the government's top priority.