MH17: Alexander Borodai wanted to hand over remains, black boxes to Malaysia only : PM

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Saturday, 23 August 2014.

PEKAN: Malaysia's strong principle on truth has made the country well respected not only by the super powers but also among the non-state actors such as the separatists in Ukraine, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.


MH17: About 700 firemen in Kedah held prayers for victims

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 21:31

ALOR STAR: About 700 firemen in the state held a Yasin and doa selamat recitation at their respective Fire and Rescue Departments in remembering the MH17 tragedy for which the remains were brought home yesterday.

MH17: Mohd Ghafar’s friends and family prepare for the arrival for his remains

By Jason Gerald John - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 21:20

MALACCA: Two busloads of MH17 chief flight steward Mohd Ghafar Abu Bakar’s next of kin and friends will depart Masjid Tanah on Aug 24 to join in the burial ceremony at his home in Bukit Indah, Ampang.

MH17: Police reports lodged over insensitive remarks National Mourning Day

By MOHD HILMI MAHMUD - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 21:11

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Umno Youth lodged two police reports over insensitive social media posts pertaining to MH17 and threats against national security here today.

NGOs support Sultan Selangor’s decision on the menteri besar fiasco

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 20:00

KLANG: Non-governmental organisations in Selangor are prepared to support the Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharifuddin Idris Shah in his decision that will determine the next menteri besar for the state, even if the royal highness call for a snap election.

Azizah’s fate as Selangor MB lies in Pas’ hands

By ADRIAN LAI and HANA NAZ HARUN - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 18:54

SHAH ALAM: PKR deputy president Azmin Ali said the ball is now in Pas’ court to get their Selangor assemblymen to sign the statutory declaration (SD) in support of Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail to be the new menteri besar.

Five men hunted by police for robbing jewellery shop

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 18:42

KUALA LUMPUR: Police are tracking down five men in connection with a goldsmith heist in a hypermarket at Taman Connaught, here, today.

Man shot at Aeon Klang in robbery

By EUNICE AU - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 18:37

KLANG: A 31-year-old man was shot at the basement car park of Aeon Bukit Tinggi around 3.45pm today.

MH17: Solidarity of Malaysians in mourning was astounding

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:55

KOTA BARU:The nationwide solidarity demonstrated in the observance of one-minute’s silence in respect of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 crash was ‘astounding and extraordinary’.

Penang Hill railway service interrupted due to lightning

By MUHAMAD SYAKIR ABDUL WAHAB - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:44

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Hill railway service was interrupted for three hours between 6am and 9am today.

Baby’s body found near irrigation canal

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:39

LANGKAWI: The body of a newborn with his umbilical cord still attached was found near irrigation canal at Kampung Titi Cangwang, Mukim Ulu Melaka here on Friday.