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Kim Jong Nam had nerve agent antidote in bag on the day he was poisoned, Malaysian court told

Kim Jong Nam had nerve agent antidote in bag on the day he was poisoned, Malaysian court told

Kim Jong Nam, the murdered half-brother of North Korea`s leader, had a dozen vials of antidote for lethal nerve agent VX in his sling bag on the day he was poisoned, a Malaysian court was told this week.

Dec 01, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
Doctor: Kim Jong Nam's underwear soiled, pupils contracted

Doctor: Kim Jong Nam's underwear soiled, pupils contracted

A Malaysian doctor has testified in the trial of two women accused of murdering the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader that the victim's pupils contracted and his underwear was soiled with feces, both signs of poisoning.

Nov 27, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
N Korean embassy official seen with Kim Jong Nam murder suspects, in new video

N Korean embassy official seen with Kim Jong Nam murder suspects, in new video

Two Indonesia women and four men, who are still at large, have been charged in the murder of Kim Jong Nam.

Nov 06, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
Women to plead not guilty in high-profile Kim Jong Nam murder trial

Women to plead not guilty in high-profile Kim Jong Nam murder trial

North Korea is not a member of Interpol, and Pyongyang was unlikely to entertain any request from Malaysia to return the suspects in the absence of an extradition treaty between the two countries.

Sep 29, 2017, 16:34 PM IST

Women accused of Kim Jong-Nam murder appear in court

Malaysian police accuse the women of wiping the banned nerve agent VX on Kim`s face as he was about to board a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Macau.

May 30, 2017, 11:15 AM IST

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court

The two women are accused of smearing Kim`s face with VX nerve agent, a chemical described by the United Nations as a weapon of mass destruction.
 

May 30, 2017, 10:04 AM IST

Kim Jong Nam murder suspects fear 'trial by ambush', lawyer tells court

The two women charged with killing the estranged half-brother of North Korea`s leader appeared in a Malaysian court in bullet-proof vests on Thursday, as one of their lawyers warned they feared "trial by ambush" with police not sharing evidence.

Apr 13, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

Malaysia may have compromised Kim Jong Nam case: Lawyer

A lawyer for one of the women accused of murdering North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half brother with a chemical nerve agent said on Wednesday that Malaysia has potentially compromised the case and that he's afraid his client will become a scapegoat.

Apr 12, 2017, 21:39 PM IST
Malaysia says won't break ties with North Korea

Malaysia says won't break ties with North Korea

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said he will not sever ties with North Korea.

Mar 31, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
Kim Jong Nam's body set to leave Malaysia by plane: Reports

Kim Jong Nam's body set to leave Malaysia by plane: Reports

The body of Kim Jong Nam, half-brother to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the victim of a bizarre murder at Kuala Lumpur airport, is expected to leave by plane on Thursday.

Mar 30, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

Kim Jong Nam's body still in Malaysia amid talk of deal with North Korea

The body of Kim Jong Nam, who was murdered in Malaysia last month, is still in Kuala Lumpur, health minister Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said on Tuesday, amid reports the remains of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon leave the country.

Mar 28, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body still in Kuala Lumpur

Kim Jong Nam was murdered on Februray 13.

Mar 28, 2017, 10:07 AM IST
Malaysia says found out murdered Kim Jong Nam's identity from child's DNA

Malaysia says found out murdered Kim Jong Nam's identity from child's DNA

Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was murdered on February 13.

Mar 15, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

North Korea blames US and South Korea for Malaysia attack

North Korea has tried to shift the blame for the deadly attack in Malaysia on the estranged half-brother of its leader Kim Jong Un to the United States and South Korea.

Mar 14, 2017, 20:06 PM IST

Malaysia murder case: North Korean envoy blames United States, South Korea

North Korean ambassador to the United Nations, Kim In Ryong, has denied that the man killed in Malaysia was Kim Jong Nam.

Mar 14, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body has been embalmed

Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body has been embalmed

Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today that the body of Kim Jong Nam, who was killed last month, has been embalmed to better preserve it, and that about 50 North Koreans whose work permits have expired will be deported.

Mar 14, 2017, 12:44 PM IST

Malaysia says it will give Kim's family time to claim body

Malaysia says it will give relatives of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother two to three weeks to claim his body before deciding what to do with it.

Mar 13, 2017, 12:21 PM IST

Malaysia, North Korea to begin formal talks over return of Malaysians: Minister

Malaysia will in the coming days begin formal talks with North Korea on the return of nine Malaysians stranded in Pyongyang, the Southeast Asian nation`s foreign minister said on Saturday, after they were barred from leaving the country amid a diplomatic spat.

Mar 12, 2017, 00:25 AM IST
Malaysia PM Najib Razak calls for unity amid North Korea row

Malaysia PM Najib Razak calls for unity amid North Korea row

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak called for unity on Friday as he tried to bring home nine Malaysians stuck in North Korea amid a growing row over the murder of Kim Jong Nam, while warning Pyongyang not to abuse Malaysia`s "hospitality".

Mar 10, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Malaysian PM says won't cut ties with North Korea

Malaysia`s Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Thursday that ties with North Korea will not be cut, after tensions over an investigation into the murder of the estranged half-brother of the North`s leader in Kuala Lumpur led to tit-for-tat travel bans.

Mar 09, 2017, 14:00 PM IST