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Malaysian UN staff leave North Korea

Two Malaysians working for the UN World Food Programme (WFP) who were stranded in North Korea amid a diplomatic row have left the country, a top official said on Thursday.

Mar 09, 2017, 14:38 PM IST
Fake, but nonetheless touching: Lin Dan 'purportedly' writes emotional letter to great rival Lee Chong Wei after Rio clash

Fake, but nonetheless touching: Lin Dan 'purportedly' writes emotional letter to great rival Lee Chong Wei after Rio clash

After their epic semi-final clash in men's singles tournament at Rio Games, two-time Olympic gold medallist purportedly wrote a letter to the Malaysian celebrating their rivalry.

Aug 21, 2016, 19:10 PM IST

Malay cuisine perfect for Indian market: Malaysian chef

The common usage of ingredients like coriander powder, turmeric, green chilli, red chilli powder and ginger between Indian and Malaysian cuisines makes it suit Indian tastes well, says Malaysian chef Muhammad Lisarni, who feels food from his country can be an instant success here.

May 29, 2015, 12:11 PM IST
Malaysia`s Delia Arnold stuns Alison Waters at British Open

Malaysia`s Delia Arnold stuns Alison Waters at British Open

Delia Arnold, who caused an upset to reach the semi-finals of the Asian Championships in Kuala Lumpur a week ago, followed it with the best win of her career in the first round of the British Open on Tuesday.

May 12, 2015, 22:15 PM IST
Suspended Lee Chong Wei eyes SEA Games spot

Suspended Lee Chong Wei eyes SEA Games spot

Former Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei is confident he will be cleared from a failed dope test and will find a place in the Malaysian squad for the Southeast Asian Games in June.

Apr 18, 2015, 14:37 PM IST
Lee Chong Wei doping hearing starts in Amsterdam

Lee Chong Wei doping hearing starts in Amsterdam

Malaysian ace Lee Chong Wei`s long-awaited doping hearing opened before a three-member Badminton World Federation panel Saturday in Amsterdam, a BWF official said, where the former world number one has vowed to clear his name.

Apr 11, 2015, 14:36 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri sees Masters a great chance for himself, Indian golf

Anirban Lahiri sees Masters a great chance for himself, Indian golf

Anirban Lahiri has aroused the interest and curiosity of almost the entire golfing world.

Apr 07, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

Malaysian arrests of website editors draws flak

Malaysian press groups on Tuesday criticised the arrest of three editors at a leading news portal over a disputed report, calling it part of a "worrying trend" of declining press-freedom standards.

Mar 31, 2015, 07:13 AM IST
Nicol David captures eighth world title

Nicol David captures eighth world title

Nicol David extended her record of world titles to eight on Saturday when she saved four match points to overcome third-seeded Egyptian Raneem El Weleily, 5-11, 11-8 7-11, 14-12, 11-5.

Dec 20, 2014, 23:47 PM IST
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone grants Caterham two-race break

F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone grants Caterham two-race break

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has told the ailing Caterham team they can miss the next two Grand Prix without penalty as administrators continue their quest to find a buyer for the perennial backmarkers.

Oct 24, 2014, 23:39 PM IST

Woman doctor among 22 Malaysians with IS in Syria

A 26-year-old woman doctor was among the 22 Malaysians in Syria reportedly involved in the activities of terrorist group Islamic State (IS), police here confirmed on Sunday.

Oct 05, 2014, 15:58 PM IST

Ukraine conflict death toll soars past 3,000: UN

The death toll in Ukraine`s conflict has soared past 3,000, likely by a significant margin, top UN human rights official Ivan Simonovic said Tuesday.

Sep 23, 2014, 23:09 PM IST
Thomas Bach hope for Nicol David`s Olympic squash bid

Thomas Bach hope for Nicol David`s Olympic squash bid

Malaysia`s world number one Nicol David said she still held out hope of getting squash into the Olympics as she kicked off her Asian Games title defence on Sunday.

Sep 21, 2014, 18:11 PM IST
Caterham keep Kamui Kobayashi for Singapore GP

Caterham keep Kamui Kobayashi for Singapore GP

Japanese Formula One driver Kamui Kobayashi has kept his Caterham seat for Sunday`s Singapore Grand Prix despite lingering uncertainty about his future at the struggling team.

Sep 17, 2014, 20:43 PM IST

Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the government aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove it was shot down.

Sep 06, 2014, 13:23 PM IST
Lee Chong Wei joins main rivals in last 16 at World Badminton Championship

Lee Chong Wei joins main rivals in last 16 at World Badminton Championship

World number one Lee Chong Wei marched on in his bid for an elusive world championship title as he strolled into the last 16 to follow suit with his leading rivals in Copenhagen on Wednesday.

Aug 28, 2014, 10:50 AM IST

Ukraine allows Malaysian personnel deployment at MH17 crash site

The Ukraine parliament has ratified a bilateral agreement which allows up to 90 Malaysian non-military personnel to be deployed at the MH17 crash site, a statement said Wednesday.

Aug 13, 2014, 21:11 PM IST

Malaysia head threatens to pull team from Asian Games

Malaysian Hockey president Sultan Ahmad Shah has threatened to pull the men`s national team from next month`s Asian Games because of a lack of discipline as the fallout from a poor Commonwealth Games performance continues.

Aug 12, 2014, 13:54 PM IST

Two dead, nine missing as boat capsizes off Malaysia

Malaysian authorities on Tuesday were searching for nine people missing at sea after an overloaded fishing boat carrying illegal Indonesian migrants capsized off southern Malaysia, killing at least two.

Jul 15, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

AirAsia plane veers off runway upon landing in Brunei

An AirAsia flight from Malaysia to neighbouring Brunei veered off the runway upon landing today but all 109 people aboard were safe, the Malaysian budget carrier said.

Jul 07, 2014, 19:02 PM IST