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No sign yet of MH370 in first update of underwater search

SYDNEY, Oct 15: Australian authorities released their first update on the latest underwater probe for missing flight MH370 Wednesday (Oct 15), saying more than 670sq km had been searched without success. The Malaysia Airlines aircraft carrying 239 people vanished en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on Mar 8 and no sign of the jet has been found despite ...Full Article

13 more Malaysians arrested over IS ‘links’  

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15: The police detained 13 people at a restaurant in Shah Alam yesterday, on suspicion of having made preparations to join the militant group, Islamic State ...Full Article

Man to be charged with murder of M’sian in Sydney

MELBOURNE, Oct 15: A man will be charged on Friday in Sydney with the stabbing murder of the daughter of former Sarawak CID chief Peter Chye at her home ...Full Article

Hearing and speech-impaired community still in the dark over GST

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15: While most Malaysians are having animated discussions over the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Sariah Ibrahim only had a vague idea of what it was ...Full Article

Civil servants to get bonus with January 2015 salary

PUTRAJAYA, Oct 15: The bonus for civil servants announced in Budget 2015 will be paid with their January 2015 salary, Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali ...Full Article

KLIA bags ‘Largest Airport of The Year’ award

Kuala Lumpur, Oct 15: The Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) was named the winner of the ‘Largest Airport of the Year’ award by the Sydney-based Centre For Asia Pacific ...Full Article

Sarawak police out to reduce crime rates

KUCHING, Oct 15: Sarawak police have two months to improve the state’s crime index, said its commissioner, Datuk Wira Muhammad Sabtu Osman. “Crime statistics in the state have gone ...Full Article

Dutch officials return to MH17 crash site

THE HAGUE, Oct 15: Dutch officials returned to the crash site of Flight MH17 in Ukraine, where the search for remains and belongings resumed with the recovery of items ...Full Article

Malaysia not at high risk of terror attacks: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15: Despite dozens of Malaysians joining militant groups and last week’s grenade blasts in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak believes the nation is not ...Full Article

Lodge police report on social sites spreading militancy – MCMC

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14: Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) wants the public to report any social site accounts that spread militancy or terrorism in this country, to the ...Full Article