MH17: First report due in next two weeks: investigators

Wednesday, 3 September 2014.

THE HAGUE: Dutch air crash investigators said Tuesday an initial report into what brought down flight MH17 in Ukraine will be released “this week or the next.”


Selangor MB fiasco: Confusion on deadline to submit names

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 09:30

SHAH ALAM: Both Parti Keadilan Rakyat and Pas are scrambling to clarify conflicting reports on the day of the deadline to submit names of menteri besar candidate to the palace, which is today.

‘Dons must be proactive’

By Azura Abas and A. Azim Idris - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:14

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday called on academicians to play a more proactive role in efforts to boost the country's wealth.

English literacy vital, says DPM

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:14

CYBERJAYA: ENGLISH will be made a must-pass subject for students in public universities, said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

Azmin named MB candidate?

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:14

SHAH ALAM: PKR and DAP are believed to have nominated another candidate aside from Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail as their choice for Selangor menteri besar.

Malaysia 20th most competitive globally

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia continued an upbeat momentum in its international rankings, rising among the top 20 most competitive economies in the world in a latest survey.

Mournful day at KLIA

By AZURA ABAS AND ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:13

SEPANG: AS several hundred people waited at Bunga Raya Complex yesterday, the air hung heavy with sadness.

Media condemns pixman’s assault

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: Press organisations yesterday condemned the assault on a New Straits Times photographer, Aizuddin Saad, while covering the homecoming of three MH17 victims at the Nirvana Memorial Centre in Sungai Besi here.

Remains laid to rest at home

By AUDREY DERMAWAN AND EUNICE AU - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:12

TELUK INTAN: JUST before flying to Amsterdam, Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 first officer Muhd Firdaus Abdul Rahim was told by his wife that she was expecting their first child.

Tears and prayers for the dearly departed

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:12

SEREMBAN: A blue off-road motorcycle owned by Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 pilot Captain Eugene Choo Jin Leong will be among several items that will be kept by his wife and two sons in his memory.

Group lodges MACC report over PPS payments

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR AND BALVIN KAUR - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 08:12

GEORGE TOWN: THE Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has been called in to investigate the state government’s decision to give RM200 as compensation to Penang Voluntary Patrol Unit (PPS) members who were arrested.