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.


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.

‘No legal hurdle for PKR president’

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

SHAH ALAM: Legal experts are of the opinion that there should not be a problem for PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail to be appointed as a Selangor menteri besar.

Kiki gets RM5,000 fine for damage

By T.N. Alagesh - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

KUANTAN: WEDDING planner Siti Fairrah Asyikin Kamaruddin or “Kiki” broke down in tears yesterday when she related to the court how she was traumatised after the video clip of her damaging an elderly man’s car with a steering lock on July 14 was circulated on social media.

Haze in 5 states, schools close

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: The haze caused a drastic drop in air quality in at least four west coast states yesterday.

Toll rebate for Raya

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: Those travelling back to their hometowns this festive season on PLUS highways will enjoy a 30 per cent toll rebate.

MH17: Evidence mounts of MH17 missile strike, but proof elusive - AFP

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 02:04

THE HAGUE: With evidence mounting that a surface-to-air missile brought down flight MH17 in Ukraine, experts warned Tuesday that proof remains a long way off and only satellite images can identify who pushed the button.