Boy dies after alleged abuse at Islamic school in Malaysia

2017-04-27 09:17

A Malaysian boy who was allegedly beaten so severely with a hosepipe at an Islamic school that his legs were amputated has died in hospital.

Defence in Kim murder case fears 'trial by ambush'

2017-04-13 21:18

The two women accused in the poisoning death of the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler have appeared in a court in Malaysia.

Malaysia seizes 18 rhino horns from Mozambique

2017-04-10 11:23

Malaysian authorities say they have seized 18 rhino horns believed to have been smuggled into the country from Mozambique

Malaysia interviewed, cleared 3 N Koreans before they left

2017-03-31 14:58

Malaysia's police chief says investigators interviewed three North Koreans they had sought in the killing of the half-brother of North Korea's leader and cleared them of wrongdoing before allowing them to leave the country.

Kim's body to be sent to North Korea

2017-03-30 22:30

The body of the assassinated half-brother of North Korea's leader will be sent to Pyongyang and nine Malaysians have been freed under a joint agreement.

Malaysia changes its tune about Beauty and the Beast

2017-03-22 09:25

Walt Disney said that the Beauty and the Beast movie will be screened in Malaysia after all.

Dutch families plant trees at MH17 memorial park

2017-03-18 21:32

Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in mid-2014, have planted the first trees in a Dutch memorial park.

Kim's identity confirmed using child's DNA

2017-03-15 12:50

Malaysia used a DNA sample from one of Kim Jong-Nam's children to confirm the identity of the assassinated half-brother of North Korea's leader, the deputy prime minister says.

Malaysia says Kim's body embalmed

2017-03-14 08:07

Malaysia's deputy premier says the body of Kim Jong Nam, who was killed last month, has been embalmed to better preserve it, and that about 50 North Koreans whose work permits have expired will be deported.

Malaysia police confirm Kim Jong-Nam identity

2017-03-10 16:25

Malaysia's police chief has confirmed that the man assassinated at Kuala Lumpur's international airport last month was Kim Jong-Nam, half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un.


Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

2017-04-21 12:52

Analysis of a genuine Boeing 777 wing flap has reaffirmed experts' opinion that a missing Malaysian airliner most likely crashed north of an abandoned search area in the Indian Ocean.

Lawyer: Malaysia may have compromised Kim Jong-Nam case

2017-04-12 19:08

A lawyer for one of the women accused of murdering North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half brother says Malaysia has potentially compromised the case.

Malaysia to scrap F1 race after 2017

2017-04-07 08:55

Malaysia will scrap its Formula 1 race after 2017, one year earlier than planned, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Friday, citing rising costs and falling ticket sales.

Malaysians return, Kim Jong Nam's body handed to North Korea

2017-03-31 10:00

Nine Malaysians held in North Korea returned to Malaysia's capital after the government released the body of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader, to the North

Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body still in the country

2017-03-28 11:44

Malaysia's health minister says the body of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still in the country, dismissing reports that the remains of Kim Jong Nam were about to be flown out of the country as part of diplomatic negotiations.

The toxic mystery behind Kim 's assassination

2017-03-19 20:15

More than a month after Kim Jong-Nam was murdered in Kuala Lumpur, experts are struggling to make sense of Malaysia's findings that the lethal nerve agent VX was used to kill him without apparent harm to anyone else.

Malaysia says it has family consent to decide on Kim's body

2017-03-16 14:30

A senior Malaysian police official says the family of Kim Jong Nam, who was killed last month, has given consent to Malaysia to decide what to do with his body.

Malaysia censors 'gay moment' in Beauty and the Beast

2017-03-14 14:54

Malaysian censors have reportedly cut out a "gay moment" in the Disney film Beauty and the Beast.

One month after Kim killing: What we know

2017-03-13 12:46

It's been one month since Kim Jong-Nam was murdered with a lethal nerve agent in Kuala Lumpur International Airport, sparking a fierce diplomatic standoff between Malaysia and North Korea.

Malaysia to talk with North Korea over Kim murder row

2017-03-08 10:01

Malaysia's prime minister ruled out severing ties with North Korea and said his government would seek to negotiate a way out of a rapidly escalating diplomatic row over the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam

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