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Hishammuddin: Malaysia prepared to lend a hand

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 19:06

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Armed Forces is prepared to give a hand to Indonesia on its search for the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501.

Liow: Not true, AirAsia flight QZ8501 has been found

By Azura Abas - Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 17:45

SEPANG: Malaysia has deployed four of its assets in the search for the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 today.

AirAsia QZ8501 could have crashed in sea

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 15:50

JAKARTA: AirAsia flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore is believed to have crashed at the location 03.22.46 South and 108.50.07 East, in waters around 80-100 nautical miles from Belitung, a National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) official has said.

Search for missing AirAsia QZ8501 intensified

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 15:31

KUALA LUMPUR: A massive search is underway for the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 which lost contact with the Jakarta air traffic control tower at 5.17am Malaysian time.

QZ8501: Fact file

By Robin Augustin - Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 14:28

KUALA LUMPUR: The following is the Air Asia Indonesia flight QZ8501 timeline. The Airbus A320-200 aircraft, took off from Juanda International Airport, Surabaya on Dec 28 (Sunday) at 5.27am (local time) and schedules to land in Changi at 8.37am.

QZ8501: Missing AirAsia jet reportedly crashed in Belitung Timur

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 13:46

KUALA LUMPUR: An aircraft has reportedly crashed off the east coast of Sumatera, in the waters of East Belitung.

QZ8501: Missing AirAsia flight had asked to fly higher to avoid cloud

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 13:45

JAKARTA: An Indonesia AirAsia flight went missing on Sunday about half way between its origin of Surabaya in Indonesia and its destination of Singapore, an Indonesian transport official said.

Statement from Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 12:41

KUALA LUMPUR: A statement from Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore

Update: Air Asia flight missing from radar

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 11:44

KUALA LUMPUR: Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) began search and rescue for an Air Asia flight which had lost contact this morning.

Najib in Pahang to visit flood victims

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 11:02

KUALA LIPIS: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak arrived in Kuala Lipis on a RMAF helicopter to visit relief centres in Pahang.

Km126 of ECE still closed, public advised to postpone journey

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 09:24

TEMERLOH: A 500-metre stretch at Km126 of the East Coast Expressway, inundated since Saturday, showed no sign of improvement.

Heavy rain in Terengganu causes more people to evacuate

By Zarina Abdullah - Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 08:20

KUALA TERENGGANU: Downpour in several parts of the state last night saw the number of flood victims evacuated to rise to 35,951 people from 8,805 families this morning compared to 34,597 people from 8, 573 families yesterday.

Q&A with PM during his visit to Kelantan

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 01:37

Excerpt of Q&A with Datuk Seri Najib Razak at the press conference during his visit to Kelantan yesterday.

Najib joins Pengkalan Chepa residents for Solat Hajat

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 22:08

KOTA BARU: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak joined the residents of Pengkalan Chepa in performing solat ‘hajat’ ( prayers for special needs) and reciting the ‘Yaasin’ to seek protection and safety for the people in the state who were facing the brunt of the flood.

Natural disaster SOP to be improved: Muhyiddin

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 21:08

CYBERJAYA: The country's natural disaster standard operating procedures (SOP) must be improved to ensure efficient rescue and aid distribution, said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

Flood: Najib announces 3 major relief schemes for victims

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 19:21

KOTA BARU: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today announced three major relief schemes to ease the financial burden of flood victims nationwide.