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.

North Korea bans Malaysians from leaving after Kim killing tension rises

2017-03-07 09:57

North Korea banned Malaysians from leaving the country, dramatically escalating an already-heated diplomatic row over the murder of Kim Jong Nam.

Malaysia expels N Korean ambassador over Kim's death

2017-03-04 19:15

Malaysia's foreign minister says the government has expelled North Korea's ambassador for criticising the investigation into Kim Jong-Nam's death.

Kim suspect claims Malaysian 'conspiracy' against him

2017-03-04 06:57

A North Korean suspect in the murder of the half-brother of the country's leader has denounced Malaysia's probe into the airport assassination as a "conspiracy" to harm Pyongyang, reports say.

Malaysia condemns use of chemical weapon in Kim killing

2017-03-03 10:33

Malaysia has ramped up the pressure on Pyongyang, issuing a statement condemning the use of a banned toxic chemical weapon in the killing of the half-brother of North Korea's leader.

Malaysia scraps visa-free entry for North Koreans

2017-03-02 10:44

Malaysia's state news agency says the country is scrapping visa-free entry for North Koreans, in the latest fallout from a deadly nerve agent attack at Kuala Lumpur airport


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

Lawyer for suspect in Kim murder calls for second autopsy

2017-03-06 21:03

The lawyer of a Vietnamese accused of murdering the half-brother of North Korea's leader has questioned Malaysia's ability to assess the nerve agent used in the killing.

Families aim to raise $15m to search for MH370

2017-03-04 18:01

The families of those on board missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have launched efforts to raise at least $15m to fund a private search as they mark the third anniversary of the plane's disappearance.

Frustrated Malaysian police release N Korean suspect

2017-03-03 16:46

Malaysia has issued an arrest warrant for a North Korean airline employee over the assassination of the half-brother of Pyongyang's leader.

North Korea: Heart attack, not nerve agent, killed Kim

2017-03-02 16:21

A North Korean envoy has rejected a Malaysian autopsy finding that VX nerve agent killed Kim Jong Nam, saying the man probably died of a heart attack

Malaysian court charges two women with Kim murder

2017-03-01 09:05

Two women have been charged with the murder of Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader, after his assassination at a Malaysian airport in February.

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