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MH17: Shootdown may have been ‘mistake’: US intel

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

WASHINGTON: Malaysian flight MH17 may have been shot down by “mistake” by ill-trained pro-Russian separatists, US intelligence officials said Tuesday, while dismissing Moscow’s accounts of the incident as propaganda.

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Najib lauded for breakthrough

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was praised for the diplomatic breakthrough that led to the transfer of MH17 victims’ remains from the rebel-controlled town of Torez, Ukraine, to Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

‘Honour victims with full probe’

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA wants those responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 to be held accountable and swiftly brought to justice.

All parties must work together and abide by deal

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: The following is Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s statement on the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy at a press conference at Seri Perdana in Putrajaya early yesterday:

Russia: Plane deviated

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA Airlines flight MH17, while on its flight path in the northern corridor, had deviated 14km from its planned route after entering the Donetsk area, Russian primary radar data showed.

Silent walk in Rotterdam

By ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:14

ROTTERDAM: IT would seem that the whole city turned up yesterday to pay their last respects to Malaysian-born Loh Yan Hwa and her husband Fan Shun Po, a couple they called their own.

Ali’s intelligence inspired friends

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

PAGOH: “I am relieved that Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has struck an agreement to bring the bodies back and I hope that they (Malaysians) will be brought back as soon as possible so that we can pay our last respects,” said Mohd Ali Md Salim’s former classmate.

Team to go to Sarawak to get DNA samples

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

PUTRAJAYA: A forensic team will be dispatched in Sarawak today to collect deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) samples from 72-year-old Jamilah Noriah Anuar, the mother of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 passenger Ariza Ghazalee.

Khalid tells PKR leaders he won’t step down yet

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

SHAH ALAM: REFUSING to back down without a fight, Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim told his party leadership that any attempt to remove him from his post must be made through the state constitution.

Bid to pick Wan Azizah as MB spurs call for EGM

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Kedah PKR information chief Ishak Man has called on the PKR leadership to immediately hold an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) to discuss the party’s decision to nominate Datin Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail as the next Selangor menteri besar.

Pakatan allies in disarray over move to oust Khalid

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

SHAH ALAM: PKR’s attempt to remove Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim from the Selangor menteri besar post has received conflicting response from its allies.