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Nation News

Remains of two military personnel flown to KL

TAWAU, Aug 20: The remains of the two military personnel, killed in the Adrian armoured personnel carrier (APC) mishap in Sandakan yesterday, were flown to Kuala Lumpur this morning. Present at the Tawau airport were Eastern Sabah Security Command (ESSCom) commander Datuk Abdul Rashid Harun and his deputy Brig-Gen Subari Tomo. Earlier a special ceremony was held as soon ...Full Article

Malaysia militants plotted ISIL-inspired attacks: police

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 20: Malaysian police have foiled plans for a wave of bombings drawn up by radical Islamic militants inspired by Iraq’s extremist jihad group ISIL, a top ...Full Article

MRT Corp CEO resigns over accident at construction site

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19: MRT Corp CEO Datuk Azhar Abdul Hamid has resigned following the Monday night’s accident at construction site in Kota Damansara that claimed three lives. “As ...Full Article

MRT collapse: Two more bodies found

PETALING JAYA, Aug 19: The Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) today found two more bodies of Bangladeshi construction workers buried at an MRT worksite in Kota Damansara. Selangor FRD ...Full Article

Remains of 28 MH17 M’sian victims identified

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19: Twenty-eight of the 43 Malaysian victims of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 tragedy have been identified up to today, said Defence Minister Datuk Seri ...Full Article

MH17: Identified M’sian victims’ remains almost ready to be flown home

THE HAGUE, Aug 19: The remains of several Malaysians from among the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH17 victims are to be readied by Wednesday, at the latest, for the journey ...Full Article

Najib demands full probe into MRT span collapse

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today called for a full investigation into the collapse of a concrete span at an MRT worksite in ...Full Article

MRT collapse: One body recovered, search continues

PETALING JAYA, Aug 19: Rescuers have recovered one body and are working to retrieve two more people believed to be trapped underneath a concrete span which collapsed at the ...Full Article

300-tonne MRT concrete span collapse, three Bangladesh workers feared dead

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19: Three MRT construction workers, all Bangladesh nationals, are feared dead after being trapped under a 300-tonne concrete span that collapsed at the MRT worksite near former ...Full Article

National flag to be flown at half-mast on National Day of Mourning

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18: The ‘Jalur Gemilang’ national flag has to be flown at half-mast nationwide and all entertainment events to be shelved on the National Day of Mourning this Friday. ...Full Article