HAZE: Unhealthy air quality in nine places

Tuesday, 29 July 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Air quality was at unhealthy level in nine areas in the country as at 7 am, according to the Department of Environment (DOE).


Cooperation between UN, regional organisations necessary to resolve conflicts, says M’sia

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 10:51

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia firmly believes that cooperation between the United Nations and regional organisations is necessary and should be ongoing in efforts towards resolving conflicts and peacekeeping operations.

Malaysian films still fall short of expectation?

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 10:42

KUALA LUMPUR: Though Malaysian movie producers are churning up many movies of different genre, but their quality leaves much to be desired.

MH17: No more than 3 weeks to conclude forensics process, 60 cases process to date

By Farrah Naz Karim - Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 09:38

Utrecht, Netherlands: MALAYSIAN experts working alongside their international counterparts to identify the victims of the MH17 tragedy are giving it no more than three weeks before they conclude the complex forensics process.

Traffic flow smooth as at 9am

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 09:26

KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic flow from Kuala Lumpur heading south on the North-South Highway (Plus) was reported smooth as of 9 am today.

Ukraine claims more territory as fight intensifies with rebels

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 22:48

KIEV: Ukraine said today its troops had wrested more territory from pro-Russian rebels, advancing towards the site where Malaysian flight MH17 was brought down, which international investigators said they could not reach because of the fighting.

MH17: Malaysia hopes to secure remaining evidence at crash site

By Farrah Naz Karim - Monday, July 28, 2014 - 21:45

UTRECTH: THE Malaysian team hoping to secure the remaining evidence of flight MH17, including the all-important parts of the Malaysia Airlines jet scattered at the crash site in Grabovo, a village in Donetsk, will assess the security in the area before sending in its men.

Drastic drop in air quality

By Sharanpal Singh Randhawa - Monday, July 28, 2014 - 21:20

KUALA LUMPUR: Hazy conditions caused a drastic drop in air quality with some areas showing Air Pollutant Index (API) readings ranging from moderate, unhealthy and very unhealthy.

MH17: Ukraine says recorders show “massive compressive decompression” brought down airliner

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 21:16

KIEV: Analysis of the black box flight recorders from a downed Malaysian airliner show it was destroyed by shrapnel coming from a rocket blast and went down because of “massive explosive decompression“, a Ukrainian security official said today.

Advertisements revolve around spirit of togetherness for Hari Raya

By Sharanpal Singh Randhawa - Monday, July 28, 2014 - 20:44

KUALA LUMPUR: Each year many local companies come up with Hari Raya advertisements to mark the end of the fasting month or Ramadan.

MH17: Downing of flight may amount to “war crime” - UN

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 20:42

KUALA LUMPUR: The downing of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 aircraft in eastern Ukraine “may amount to a war crime“, said United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay.