MH17: Twenty remains to return home on Fri, simultaneous moment of silence nationwide

By Azura Abas and A. Azim - Wednesday, 20 August 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: The government had confirmed that there will be 20 remains of the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 that would return home on the national day of mourning this Friday.


7-year-old Rabiatul Adawiyah to represent Malaysia at 10th Asian Schools Chess Championship in Taiwan

By Audrey Dermawan - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 20:52

IPOH: Seven-year-old Rabiatul Adawiyah Mat Zaki will represent the country in the 10th Asian Schools Chess Championships 2014 in Taichung, Taiwan.

Six civil servants among 13 arrested by MACC for bribery

By Iskandar Tajuddin - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 20:48

KUANTAN: Six civil servants were among 13 people arrested by the state Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) in the first half of this year for allegedly receiving bribes and attempting to offer bribe.

Mysterious charred remains found

By BEN TAN - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 20:43

NUSAJAYA: Police came across an unknown charred body that was believed to have been trapped in a home in Bandar Selesa Jaya here after a fire broke out today.

Couple claim trial for unauthorised withdrawals from accounts of four MH370 victims

By HIDIR REDUAN - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 20:36

KUALA LUMPUR: A bank officer and her husband were charged today with multiple charges involving unauthorised withdrawals of RM110,643 from bank accounts of three passengers and a steward of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

Tourism operators should monitor activities in Pahang

By T.N.Alagesh - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 19:40

KUANTAN: The Pahang Tourism board has been reminded to keep an eye on tourist spots and their activities to ensure there will be no repeat of the "Penang Nude Sports Games 2014" like-activities.

MH370: Cabinet to discuss next phase of search, cost-sharing with Australia

By Rozanna Latiff - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 18:40

KUALA LUMPUR: The Cabinet is discussing the next phase of the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, including the issue of cost-sharing with Australia.

MH17: Remains of two victims to be brought back to Johor

By BEN TAN - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 18:29

JOHOR BARU: The remains of two Malaysians who died in the Malaysian Airlines MH17 tragedy would be brought back to their respective hometowns in Johor.

MH17: One Malaysian remains to be cremated today

By Najmuddin Najib - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 18:17

THE HAGUE: The body of one Malaysian victim of the MH17 tragedy will be cremated today, while another will be cremated tomorrow at the Monuta Innemee funeral home in 'S-Gravanhage.

MH17: Religious heads return from Amsterdam

By Najmuddin Najib - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 18:06

THE HAGUE: The group comprising four religious heads from Malaysia, tasked with handling the funeral preparations for non-Muslim victims of the MH17 tragedy will depart home for Malaysia today.

RTM to broadcast live MH17 ceremonial honours at KLIA

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 16:43

KUALA LUMPUR: Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) will broadcast live the ceremonial honours for the flight MH17 tragedy crash victims at the grounds of the Bunga Raya complex, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) on Friday from 7.30 am.