MH17: Twenty remains to return home on Fri, simultaneous moment of silence nationwide

By Azura Abas and A. Azim - Wednesday, 20 August 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: The government had confirmed that there will be 20 remains of the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 that would return home on the national day of mourning this Friday.


RTM to broadcast live MH17 ceremonial honours at KLIA

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 16:43

KUALA LUMPUR: Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) will broadcast live the ceremonial honours for the flight MH17 tragedy crash victims at the grounds of the Bunga Raya complex, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) on Friday from 7.30 am.

Nurul Izzah-Utusan defamation case settled out of court

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 16:40

KUALA LUMPUR: The defamation suit filed by Lembah Pantai Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar against Utusan Group editor-in-chief Datuk Abdul Aziz Ishak and Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Berhad concerning her statement on religious freedom for Malays, was solved today after the two parties reached the

Man dies in wild boar hunt

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 16:24

IPOH: A man died after being hit by pellets from a shotgun fired by a friend while the two were hunting wild boar in an oil palm plantation in Pasir Garam, Kampung Gajah, here yesterday, police said today.

Unrelenting support for PM Najib

By AINA NASA - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 16:17

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has garnered unrelenting support from fellow Umno leaders following remarks made by former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

‘No mood to work’ Top reasons for MC: JobStreet.Com

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 15:59

KUALA LUMPUR: A survey conducted by found the top three reasons given by employees when submitting medical certificates (MC) were no mood to work, feeling burnt-out and faking sickness to attend job interviews.

Bodies of 3 Bangladeshis killed at MRT work site accident to be flown home tomorrow

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 15:44

KUALA LUMPUR: The bodies of three Bangladeshi construction workers killed when a concrete span at the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) work site in Sungai Buloh fell on them on Monday night, will be flown back to their country tomorrow.

Car wash worker sent to the gallows for drugs trafficking

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 15:21

ALOR STAR: A car wash worker was sentenced to death by the High Court here after he was found guilty of drug trafficking in Sungai Petani last January.

Ex-accounts exec, husband jailed for breach of trust

By KHAIRAH N. - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 15:00

SHAH ALAM: An ex-accounts executive and her husband were sentenced to a total of 17 years and four months jail by the Sessions Court for four counts of committing criminal breach of trust involving RM643,897.42.

Business as usual for Selangor excos: Dr Halimah

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 14:58

SHAH ALAM: The four Selangor Pas state executive council members will continue their duty to serve the people of Selangor, despite the political tussle in the state, said Pas exco Dr Halimah Ali.