MH17: Najib hopes families of victims will remain strong

Tuesday, 2 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today he hoped that the families of the MH17 tragedy victims who received the remains of their loved ones today would remain strong.


MH17: Malaysia seeks to strengthen ties for probe team to return to crash site

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:40

SEPANG: Malaysia seeks to strengthen ties with the relevant countries and parties to enable Malaysian investigating and security teams to return to the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH17 tragedy site in eastern Ukraine to look for the rest of the remains of the victims.

Anti-Lynas unlawful assembly case put off to Oct 3

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:30

KUANTAN: The case of 15 individuals, including Himpunan Hijau leader Wong Tack, charged with taking part in an illegal assembly and using force to protest against a rare-earth plant in Gebeng in June has been fixed for mention in the Sessions Court here on Oct 3.

MH17: Sanjid’s remains brought home

By AINA NASA - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 14:54

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Bee Geok, 43, the wife of MH17 flight attendant Sanjid Singh Sandhu stayed strong while she received the ashes of her husband which were brought this morning to their home in Taman Skyline.

PM presents 2013 National Academic Awards

By ‎AZURA ABAS - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 14:03

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak presented the Education ministry’s 2013 National Academic Awards (AAN2013) to some seven recipients at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC), here, this afternoon.

MH17: Family, friends pay last respects to Yan Hwa, Shun Po

By MELISSA DARLYNE CHOW - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 13:44

‎GEORGE TOWN: The heavens opened up and strong winds blew as the hearse bearing the remains of Loh Yan Hwa and her husband Fan Shun Po arrived at the Kek Lok Si Temple Memorial Hall here this morning.

Dr Azmi Sharom charged, pleads not guilty

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:45

KUALA LUMPUR: University Malaya (UM) Associate Professor Dr Azmi Sharom pleaded not guilty to a sedition charge involving the 2009 Perak menteri besar crisis at the Sessions Court here today.

MH17: Capt Amran laid to rest on his birthday

By Eunice Au and Firdaous Fadzil - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:30

SHAH ALAM: Sept 2 was not only his birth date but the date Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 pilot Captain Wan Amran Wan Hussin, 50, was laid to rest.

Report on PPS to be handed to AG’s Chambers

By BALVIN KAUR - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:25

GEORGE TOWN: Penang police chief Datuk Abdul Rahim Hanafi said investigation papers on all 156 Penang Voluntary Patrol Unit (PPS) members released on police bail yesterday, will be handed to the Attorney General’s Chambers by tomorrow.

Final journey for Capt Eugene

By Hariz Mohd - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:20

SEREMBAN: The ashes of MH17 pilot Captain Eugene Choo Jin Leong arrived at his family's house in Sri Carcosa, Seremban 2 here about 10.15am today.

Families reunite at MATC

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:06

SEPANG: A sombre mood enveloped the atmosphere near Malaysia Airports Training Centre (MATC) where the next-of-kin "reunite" with the remains of their loved ones.