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MH17: Families provide details, DNA samples

Families of the 45 Malaysians who perished in the Malaysia Airlines (MAS), MH17 crash in Ukraine have given their details and DNA samples to the relevant authorities for the purpose of ascertaining the identity of their loved ones.


Boat carrying 28 capsizes near Muar

A boat carrying 28 passengers capsized about 15 Nautical miles South West of Tanjung Ketapang, Muar at 11.20am today said the Southern Region Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), today.


Ministry receives feedback for Budget 2015

The Finance Ministry has received feedback from the public and private sectors on ways to enhance Malaysia's quality of life and happiness index in the formulation of Budget 201


GST to generate additional RM3bn revenue in first year

The government expects to earn an additional revenue of RM3 billion in the first year the Goods and Services Tax (GST) introduction starting April next year, Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan said.


2 judges recused from hearing interveners' application in interfaith custody cases

Two Court of Appeal judges have recused themselves from hearing an application by the Attorney-General and Inspector-General of Police (IGP) to intervene in appeals over recovery orders issued against the police in two interfaith custody cases.


High Court has jurisdiction to hear Kassim's application

The Court of Appeal today ruled that the High Court has jurisdiction to hear former political and social activist, Dr Kassim Ahmad's application for a judicial review to quash the prosecution's decision of having charged him in the Syariah High Court.


Remains of MH17 victims unlikely to be flown home before Raya

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today said the remains of victims from the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 plane crash are unlikely to be brought back before the Aidilfitri celebration.


MAS to hold multifaith prayers for MH17 crash victims

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is organising special prayers in memory of the tragic loss of its crew and passengers on board its flight MH17 that went down in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, near the Russian border on July 17.


LIAM to expedite claims payment to beneficiaries of MH17 victims

The Life Insurance Association of Malaysia (LIAM) member companies will speed up the claims process for compensation payouts to the next-of-kin of the MH17 tragedy.


Traffic law enforcement should be ongoing, not seasonal

The Consumers' Association of Penang (CAP) wants strict traffic enforcement to be ongoing and not a seasonal procedure to coincide with festivals.