MH17: List of 20 Malaysian victims returning home tomorrow

By Azura Abas and Syed Umar Ariff - Thursday, 21 August 2014.

SEPANG: The government has released 20 names of Malaysians who perished onboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.


Asperger victim, Derwin gets appreciation letter from Obama

By Paul Toh - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 20:23

GEORGE TOWN: Diagnosed as Asperger, an autistic spectrum disorder at the age of five, is never a deterrent to Delwin Cheah Wien Loong to achieve a string of local and international awards for his artistic prowess.

MH17: Father eager to kiss son’s face for the last time tomorrow

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 20:20

MUAR: Md Salim Sarmo, 65, the father of MH17 victim Mohd Ali, said he and the family cannot wait to kiss his son, whose remains are expected to arrive by helicopter at the Pagoh National Skills Training Institute (IKBN) mini stadium, near here, tomorrow afternoon.

Malaysian militants bought bomb material for planned attack

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 20:05

KUALA LUMPUR: Suspected Malaysian militants loyal to the extremist Islamic State movement bought bomb-making material ahead of a proposed attack on a Carlsberg brewery near the capital Kuala Lumpur, a top anti-terrorism official said.

MH17: Stewardess Chong’s remains to be buried on Sunday

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 19:48

IPOH: The remains of Chong Yee Pheng, a crew member of the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 will be buried at Paradise Memorial Park in Chemor here, on Sunday.

MH17: Pilot was well loved in neighbourhood

By NOEL ACHARIAM - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 19:43

SHAH ALAM: MH17 pilot, Capt Wan Amran Wan Hussin was a well loved figure in his neighbourhood.

MH17: Second Penang bridge traffic to be halted for a minute tomorrow

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 18:44

GEORGE TOWN: Traffic on the Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah bridge here will be halted for a minute tomorrow to mourn the loss of MH17.

Septuagenarian dies in car crash

By Zarina Abdullah - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 18:38

KEMAMAN: A 72-year-old housewife was killed on the spot after her pick-up truck she was travelling in with her husband lost control and skidded into the opposite lane before ramming into a palm oil tree near Padang Kubu, here, this morning.

MH17: Rites to be performed after leaving Bunga Raya Complex

By A. Azim Idris - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 18:33

PUTRAJAYA: Specific religious rites will not be performed throughout the arrival ceremony of the fallen Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH17 passengers at the Bunga Raya Complex of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) on Friday.

Pas never had candidate from party for Selangor menteri besar post

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 18:04

SHAH ALAM: Pas Selangor commissioner Iskandar Abdul Samad said the party has never discussed the prospect of fielding a menteri besar candidate from Pas to replace Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim.

Remains of MRT workers arrive in Bangladesh

By ELVINA FERNANDEZ - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 17:57

KUALA LUMPUR: The remains of the three victims of Monday’s night incident at the Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT) worksite near Kota Damansara have arrived in Bangladesh this morning.