MH17: List of 20 Malaysian victims returning home tomorrow

By Azura Abas and Syed Umar Ariff - Thursday, 21 August 2014.

SEPANG: The government has released 20 names of Malaysians who perished onboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.


Pas never had candidate from party for Selangor menteri besar post

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 18:04

SHAH ALAM: Pas Selangor commissioner Iskandar Abdul Samad said the party has never discussed the prospect of fielding a menteri besar candidate from Pas to replace Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim.

Remains of MRT workers arrive in Bangladesh

By ELVINA FERNANDEZ - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:57

KUALA LUMPUR: The remains of the three victims of Monday’s night incident at the Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT) worksite near Kota Damansara have arrived in Bangladesh this morning.

Football referee attacked

By JASSMINE SHADIQE - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:54

JOHOR BARU: The football referee who presided over the Johor Darul Ta'zim game at Larkin Stadium, lodged a police report over an alleged attack in front of a hotel in Larkin

MH17: Cinemas to observe Day of Mourning tomorrow

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:29

PUTRAJAYA: Two major cinema chains in the country, TGV Cinemas Sdn Bhd (TGV) and Golden Screen Cinemas (GSC), will also observe the Day of National Mourning tomorrow for victims of the MH17 tragedy.

MH17: Next of kin pay last respects at memorial in Amsterdam

By Najmuddin Najib - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:19

AMSTERDAM: More than 30 next of kin of the Malaysia Airlines MH17 victims paid their last respects to their loved ones at a special memorial dedicated to the victims at the Amsterdam Schiphol airport here today.

MH17: Perak ready to welcome victims’ remains back home

By Audrey Dermawan - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:07

IPOH: All preparations are already in place by the state government to receive the remains of three MH17 victims from the state, Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir said.

MH17: Mosques nationwide to perform prayers mourning tomorrow

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:01

KUALA LUMPUR: All mosques nationwide will be performing solat jenazah hadir (prayers for the dead) and solat jenazah ghaib (funeral prayers in the absence of the remains of the deceased) simultaneously on the national mourning day tomorrow.

MH17: Hotel joins in National Mourning Day tomorrow

By OLIVIA MIWIL - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 16:47

KOTA KINABALU: Promenade hotels in Sabah and Sarawak will observe a minute of silence among its staff and patrons tomorrow.

MH17:Perlis state assembly passed a motion condemning the downing of plane

By ILI SHAZWANI - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 16:13

KANGAR: Perlis State Legislative Assembly today passed a special motion to condemn the downing Malaysia Airline (MAS) Flight MH17 in East Ukraine on July 17 which claimed the life of all 298 passengers and crew members onboard.

Couple arrested for robbery

By Chuah Bee Kim - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 16:06

JOHOR BARU: A young husband and wife team have been arrested for allegedly committing robbery while posing as Rela members.