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Malaysia says 200 Rohingya migrants still at sea after latest arrival

08 Apr 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian authorities on Monday were on the lookout for boats believed to be carrying up to 200 Rohingya after dozens of migrants were found near a beach in the country's north.

Malaysian ex-PM Najib due to go on trial over 1MDB-linked graft

03 Apr 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, April 3 Ten years to the day after he was sworn in, disgraced former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is expected to go on trial on Wednesday suspected of corruption linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal that brought down his government.

Vietnamese suspect in airport murder escapes death penalty after Malaysia reduces charge

01 Apr 2019

KUALA LUMPUR A Vietnamese woman accused of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un escaped the death penalty on Monday, after Malaysian prosecutors dropped a murder charge against her. | Video

Transgender guitarist strikes a different note in conservative Malaysia

29 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Shika Corona strums her guitar on a Kuala Lumpur stage, the crowd dancing as she launches into a chorus, "Gender doesn't lie between your thighs!" | Video

Malaysia rejects call to free Vietnamese accused in Kim Jong Nam killing

14 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia's attorney-general on Thursday rejected Vietnam's request to free a woman accused of the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader, and a court set April 1 for her trial to resume. | Video

Malaysia frees Indonesian woman accused of Kim Jong Nam's poisoning

11 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 chemical poison murder of the North Korean leader's half-brother was freed on Monday after a Malaysian court dropped the charge in a case that drew suspicions of being a political assassination. | Video

Five years on, MH370 families band together to seek closure

08 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Five years ago, their loved ones boarded a plane and vanished. | Video

Factbox: Five years on, fate of missing MH370 remains a mystery

02 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 five years ago with 239 people on board remains one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.

FACTBOX -Five years on, fate of missing MH370 remains a mystery

01 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, March 1 The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 five years ago with 239 people on board remains one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.

Malaysian court postpones ex-PM Najib's corruption trial pending appeal

11 Feb 2019

KUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian court on Monday postponed the corruption trial of former prime minister Najib Razak over charges related to a multibillion-dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB pending an appeal, his lawyer said.

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