MH17: Alexander Borodai wanted to hand over remains, black boxes to Malaysia only : PM

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Saturday, 23 August 2014.

PEKAN: Malaysia's strong principle on truth has made the country well respected not only by the super powers but also among the non-state actors such as the separatists in Ukraine, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.


Azizah’s fate as Selangor MB lies in Pas’ hands

By ADRIAN LAI and HANA NAZ HARUN - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 18:54

SHAH ALAM: PKR deputy president Azmin Ali said the ball is now in Pas’ court to get their Selangor assemblymen to sign the statutory declaration (SD) in support of Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail to be the new menteri besar.

Five men hunted by police for robbing jewellery shop

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 18:42

KUALA LUMPUR: Police are tracking down five men in connection with a goldsmith heist in a hypermarket at Taman Connaught, here, today.

Man shot at Aeon Klang in robbery

By EUNICE AU - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 18:37

KLANG: A 31-year-old man was shot at the basement car park of Aeon Bukit Tinggi around 3.45pm today.

MH17: Solidarity of Malaysians in mourning was astounding

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:55

KOTA BARU:The nationwide solidarity demonstrated in the observance of one-minute’s silence in respect of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 crash was ‘astounding and extraordinary’.

Penang Hill railway service interrupted due to lightning

By MUHAMAD SYAKIR ABDUL WAHAB - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:44

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Hill railway service was interrupted for three hours between 6am and 9am today.

Baby’s body found near irrigation canal

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:39

LANGKAWI: The body of a newborn with his umbilical cord still attached was found near irrigation canal at Kampung Titi Cangwang, Mukim Ulu Melaka here on Friday.

Three inmates graduate at OUM’s 16th convocation ceremony

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:27

KUALA LUMPUR: Three inmates from Kajang Prison were among those who graduated at the Open University Malaysia's 16th convocation ceremony held at the Putra World Trade Centre today.

BN confident of retaining Pengkalan Kubur seat

By Halim Said - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 17:09

PAGOH: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin is confident that Umno could wrestle back the Pengkalan Kubur state seat in Kelantan which was left vacated after the death of Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar recently.

PKR leader calls National Mourning Day an excessive affair

By ADRIAN LAI - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 16:01

SHAH ALAM: PKR’s Laksamana (Ret) Imran Abdul Hamid today questioned the manner in which the government handled the national mourning day on Friday, calling it an excessive affair to commemorate the Malaysian victims who died in the flight MH17 tragedy.

MH17: Mother hopes to bury at least part of son's body

By EUNICE AU - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 15:39

KLANG: Amnah Mohd Shariff, 65, was heavy-hearted when she realised her son Shaikh Mohd Noor Shaikh Mahmood, 44, was not among the first 20 Malaysian victims involved in the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy to be brought back home on Saturday.