KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Saturday that it would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat if he refuses to cooperate with the investigation into the deadly attack on North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un's exiled half brother. The investigation has unleashed a serious diplomatic
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Saturday that it would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat if he refuses to cooperate with the investigation into the deadly attack on North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un's exiled half brother.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on Malaysia's investigation into the apparent assassination of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local):
KUANTAN: A swimming outing by 13 Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP) students turned tragic when two of them drowned at the Bekelah waterfall near Gambang here today. The victims, in the 1.15pm incident, were identified as Muhammad Azrul Khairudin from Kampung Banggol Perdong Manir, Terengganu and Muhammad
KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali appeared to have forgiven former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad for all the attacks he made against the opposition during his 21-year premiership. Azmin said, despite criticisms made against Dr Mahathir, the longest-serving prime
SIK: The public should not be misled by certain quarters who are creating the wrong perception about the proposed amendment to the Shariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965 (Act 355). Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom said the negative perception, which
SUNGAI PETANI: Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said North Korea’s ambassador to Malaysia, Kang Chol, crossed the line in trying to meddle in Malaysian authorities’ investigation into the death of Kim Jong-nam. Mahdzir said it was unbecoming, if not downright rude, of the ambassador to question
KUALA LUMPUR: Members of the media who arrived at the Indonesian embassy for a press conference were left puzzled when only Indonesian pressmen were allowed to enter. Local and foreign press members, who had been informed of an “emergency” press conference at the embassy, were forced to wait for an
MALACCA: Severing ties with North Korea should be the 'last resort' extreme measure and Malaysia should not be doing so merely due to one incident, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron. Idris said as a country that practices moderation, Malaysia has always respected diplomatic ties with
TANJONG KARANG: Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin has voiced support for Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's call for a review of diplomatic ties between Malaysia and North Korea, describing it as appropriate, as there are several grounds for the reconsideration. "The statement
TANJONG KARANG: Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin has given his wing a three-month deadline to finalise preparations to face the 14th general election (GE14). Khairy said Umno Youth's readiness is important, as the general election could be called at any time and initiatives such as engaging with
PAPAR: A man who has been the caretaker of his grandniece since 2004 is alleged to have been raping the child for the past three years. The girl, whose parents divorced in 2004, has been living with her granduncle and other family members at Kampung Kaiduan here for the past 11 years. District police
KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali today dismissed allegation that Umno and Parti Amanah Negara (PAN) in Kelantan were cooperating to topple the Pas-led state government. This is our agenda, so I don't believe there's such a plan (in Kelantan)," he told reporters
KOTA KINABALU: A chemical engineer was killed after her car smashed into a tree along the Coastal Highway in Sembulan near here, early this morning. Michelle Eliza Johnny, 26, from Austral Park, Kepayan Ridge, died an hour after she was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital at around 4.30am. District
PEKAN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has warned of peddlers of “fake news” who seek to undermine and destroy the country. "Fake news, via social media, by certain political leaders have the aim of toppling the government with false information. "This is a dangerous threat that we
KLANG, Feb 25 — Malaysia should look at improving its Islamic education instead of wanting to impose harsher punishments for Muslims, an Islamic women’s rights group said today. Sisters in...
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Indonesia says Indonesian suspect in death of Kim Jong Un's half brother was paid $90 for what she believed was a prank.
SUNGAI PETANI: Primary and secondary school students found guilty of bullying can be suspended up to six months depending on the seriousness of the offense. Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid in announcing this today, said the new ruling takes effect immediately, adding that he has delegated
KLANG, Feb 25 — Crimes, especially those involving Muslims, can be reduced by improving quality of life instead of relying on harsher Shariah punishments, a DAP lawmaker stressed today. Klang...
BUTTERWORTH: Tears flowed freely at the funeral of a 49-year-old woman who was shot to death by unknown assailants while driving her BMW along Jalan Pekaka 1 here, on Tuesday.Ruby Lee Poh Ai's husband, Siak Kum Guan, 51, son Siak Song Phei, 22, and daughter Cassandra Siak, 17, openly wept as a Buddhist
KUALA KANGSAR: About 300,000 patients have received outpatient treatment at the National Heart Institute (IJN) as of last year compared to 280,000 in 2015. Its chief executive officer Datuk Seri Dr Azhari Yakub said the institute saw a five per cent increase each year on the number of patients with
PORT DICKSON: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein today expressed confidence that police will be able to solve the alleged murder of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. "I am confident that the police will be able to resolve the case, and (on that note), there is no
KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor Police chief Datuk Seri Abdul Samah Mat has confirmed that police had taken samples from a condominium in Jalan Klang Lama, believed to be related to the investigation on the murder of Kim Jong-nam. On a report by a local English media that a man was arrested following the raid
Malaysian police Saturday told the public they would do everything possible to ensure there was no risk from the lethal VX nerve agent used to assassinate Kim Jong-Nam. People were worried about the use of the highly toxic agent developed for chemical warfare, state police chief Abdul Samah Mat said
JOHOR BARU: Six men, including a son and a special aide to a Johor state government officer were nabbed by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) over an alleged property embezzlement case. Deputy MACC chief commissioner (operations) Datuk Azam Baki said the six people, aged between 25 and