The misappropriated funds triggered a scandal affecting Prime Minister Najib Razak, though he denied any wrong doing.
22 Mar 2017 2:10 PM
Deputy PM Hamidi did not say why the govt decided this despite Kuala Lumpur's bar on North Koreans leaving Malaysia.
14 Mar 2017 2:10 PM
Health officials have said Kim's relatives will be given two to three weeks to claim his body before deciding what to do with it.
14 Mar 2017 12:37 PM
Malaysian police confirmed that Kim Chol and Kim Jong Nam was the same person, but refused to say how they identified Kim.
11 Mar 2017 6:26 PM
The foreign ministry said the expulsion is ‘part of the process by the Malaysian government to review its relations’ with North Korea.
05 Mar 2017 7:55 PM
The government on Saturday gave Ambassador Kang Chol 48 hours to leave the country after he refused to apologise.
05 Mar 2017 6:39 PM
The death of Kim, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's ruler, has unleashed a diplomatic battle between Malaysia and North Korea.
02 Mar 2017 8:52 PM
UN says Glocom, a front company run by North spies, sells battlefield radio equipment.
28 Feb 2017 1:09 AM
Police have already arrested four people in connection with the attack: a Malaysian, a North Korean and the two women.
22 Feb 2017 2:50 PM
At least 66,000 Rohingyas have subsequently fled to Bangladesh, alleging rape, murder and torture at the hands of security forces.
20 Jan 2017 2:01 AM
Malaysia's sultans trace a lineage back to Malay sultanates of the 15th century.
13 Dec 2016 12:22 PM
Anirban Lahiri in action in the CIMB Classic golf tournament second round in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday. (Photo: AFP)
23 Oct 2016 1:05 AM
Malaysia suspended a children’s team-building programme on Wednesday after a video emerged online of a group of frightened schoolgirls being made to wade through a muddy snake pit.
20 Oct 2016 6:38 AM
Lewis Hamilton said he will give everything at this weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix as he looks to bounce back in the Formula One championship after losing his lead to a rampant Nico Rosberg.
29 Sep 2016 6:43 AM
A piece of aircraft wreckage found in June off Tanzania has been confirmed as coming from the doomed airliner MH370, Malaysia said on Thursday.
16 Sep 2016 6:34 AM
A Malaysian man who raped a 14-year-old girl avoided imprisonment after he married the young victim, sparking calls from angry activists for legal reforms on Thursday.
05 Aug 2016 6:53 AM
The legislation gives the government power to declare virtual martial law in areas deemed to be under security threat.
01 Aug 2016 1:39 PM
Almost $135 million has been spent on an underwater search spanning 120,000 sq km in southern Indian Ocean, the most expensive in history.
22 Jul 2016 1:48 PM
The Taliban militant group is troubled with repeated attempts of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria loyalists trying to expand their foothold in Afghanistan, saying it is aware of the problems and co
12 Jul 2016 7:13 AM
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Friday sacked his former deputy from the ruling party and said he needed more time to think about a cabinet reshuffle.
25 Jun 2016 4:25 AM