MH17: Family members arrive from Amsterdam

Friday, 22 August 2014.

SEPANG: MH19 flight from Amsterdam carrying family members of victims arrived at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport at 6.06am.


Diesel spill leads to water cuts

By AINA NASA - Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: SOME 30,831 homes in Hulu Selangor and Sabak Bernam experienced water cuts as Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) reported that the water treatment plant at the Bernam River Headwork in Sabak Bernam had to be shut down because of diesel contamination.

‘Gurney Drive to remain green’

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:10

GEORGE TOWN: Penang’s undersea tunnel project, which is expected to connect Bagan Ajam in Seberang Perai with Jalan Pangkor on Penang Island, is unlikely to see the island’s famed waterfront, Gurney Drive, being sacrificed.

Nurul Izzah says sorry to Nong Chik

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: The suit brought by former federal territories and urban wellbeing minister Datuk Raja Nong Chik Raja Zainal against Lembah Pantai member of parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar has been settled out of court after she read out a statement of apology at the High Court yesterday.

Rep’s body to be buried in Tumpat

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:10

KOTA BARU: The body of Pengkalan Kubor Barisan Nasional assemblyman Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar will be buried in his hometown in Kampung Surau in Pasir Pekan, Tumpat.

Families solemnly await closure

By AUDREY DERMAWAN AND SIM BAK HENG - Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: TODAY is the day that several families are hoping to be a step closer to a closure from the MH17 tragedy that senselessly robbed them of their family members.

DPM: Scientists can spur nation

By Rozanna Latiff - Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: TAN Sri Muhyiddin Yassin yesterday called on local scientists and academics to continue producing high-impact research that can spur the nation’s development. 

‘I could feel her presence with me’

By Najmuddin Najib - Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:09

“ABANG, I won’t always be by your side. One day, I will be called by Allah, never to return.”

Trains, buses to observe two minutes of silence

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Public transportation will come to a standstill as the two minutes of silence is observed today as a mark of respect for the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy.

A family bond shattered by MH17 tragedy

By ALIZA SHAHAND TASNIM LOKMAN - Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: IN life, they were never apart. Today, however, Paul Rajasingam Sivagnanam and Mabel Anthonysamy will make the journey to their final resting place without their son Matthew Ezekial, who died with them on July 17.

The long flight home

By Najmuddin Najib - Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:06

AMSTERDAM: THE 10,000 kilometre journey home began yesterday for 20 Malaysians who had perished in one of the deadliest aviation disasters of the new millennium, the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.