MH17: 45 DNA samples collected, waiting for two more, says Subra

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Thursday, 24 July 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry has collected nearly 50 deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) samples from next-of-kin of victims of the ill-fated MH17 to facilitate victim identification in the Netherlands.


MH17: Counselling for MAS crew available if needed

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 11:57

PUTRAJAYA: Women, Family and Community Development deputy minister Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun said the ministry will provide counselling and emotional support to the Malaysia Airlines crew, following the tragic MH17 crash last week.

Good API readings recorded nationwide

By EUNICE HO - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 11:34

KUALA LUMPUR: All regions in the country recorded good and moderate Air Pollutant Index (API) reading as of 10am except for Seberang Jaya 2 in Perai.

Two judges recuse from two interfaith custodial tussles

By HIDIR REDUAN - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 11:16

PUTRAJAYA: Two Court of Appeal judges recused themselves from hearing an intervener application in two interfaith child custodial disputes.

PM Najib touched by inspirational words, birthday wishes

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak thanked all those who had sent him birthday wishes on his 61st birthday anniversary yesterday.

A sombre and moving affair

By FARRAH NAZ KARIM AND ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:11

EINDHOVEN: THE first batch of 40 caskets carrying the remains of those who died in the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy arrived here late yesterday afternoon from Kharkiv, Ukraine, on board two military transports.

MB decision after Raya

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: THERE was much excitement among members of the media when it was made known that the Pakatan leadership was to announce something important after their its presidential council meeting yesterday.

41 flee as bus catches fire

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LIPIS: Quick action by a 50-year-old double decker express bus driver saved the lives of 39 passengers and his co-driver after the vehicle caught fire at Km 32, Jalan Lipis-Merapoh near Felda Telang here yesterday.

‘We will seek justice’

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA yesterday convened an emergency Dewan Rakyat sitting and strongly condemned the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last Thursday as uncivilised, inhumane and savage.

PM thanks Merkel for help offer

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: German Chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday conveyed her condolences to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak over the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy.

‘There were no conditions’

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: The MH17 deal brokered to secure the remains of passengers and crew members of MH17, its blackboxes and safe access to the crash site was secured unconditionally.