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Kim Jong-nam killing: North Korea condemns Malaysia

Thursday, February 23rd 2017, 5:42
related countries: North Korea North Korea

An angry report in North Korean state media blames Malaysia for the death of "a citizen".
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Kim Jong-nam killing: Senior N Korea diplomat named as suspect

Wednesday, February 22nd 2017, 12:17
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Malaysia wants to question an embassy official and an airline worker over Kim Jong-nam's killing.
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Kim Jong-nam killing: Footage shows airport 'attack'

Monday, February 20th 2017, 19:41
related places: Kuala Lumpur

Footage from an airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is said to show the moments before Kim Jong-nam died.
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Kim Jong-nam killing: Malaysia recalls envoy from North Korea

Monday, February 20th 2017, 15:38
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Kuala Lumpur, Pyongyang

Malaysia recalls its ambassador in a dispute over the killing of the North Korean leader's brother.
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North Korea murdered Kim Jong-nam, says South Korea

Sunday, February 19th 2017, 11:50
related countries: North Korea North Korea

South Korea publicly accuses its Northern neighbour, after four more suspects are identified.
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North Korean man arrested over killing of Kim Jong-nam

Saturday, February 18th 2017, 5:51
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The man - the fourth person to be held - is identified by Malaysian police as Ri Jong Chol, aged 46.
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Kim Jong-nam death: North Korea asks for return of body

Wednesday, February 15th 2017, 16:13
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The request comes as a woman is arrested in Malaysia in connection with the death.
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North Korean leader's brother Kim Jong-nam killed at Malaysia airport

Tuesday, February 14th 2017, 20:24
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Kim Jong-nam dies in Malaysia's capital after an attack at the airport - reportedly with poison.
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Malaysia boat sinks: 23 Chinese tourists and two crew rescued

Sunday, January 29th 2017, 15:12
related countries: China China

A major rescue operation continues after a catamaran carrying 31 people sank off Malaysia's coast.
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Rohingya crisis: Malaysia PM says Muslims must act

Thursday, January 19th 2017, 9:49

Malaysia's prime minister says the Rohingya crisis is no longer Myanmar's internal affair.
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MH370: Relatives react to suspension of search for missing plane

Tuesday, January 17th 2017, 21:17

Relatives of passengers aboard flight MH370 give their reactions to a decision to halt the search for the Malaysian airliner that vanished in March 2014.
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MH370: Families say search suspension for Malaysian plane 'irresponsible'

Tuesday, January 17th 2017, 9:27

They say it is "irresponsible" to halt the underwater search for the Malaysian plane.
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Fifa Football Awards: Malaysia's Mohd Faiz Subri wins Best Goal

Tuesday, January 10th 2017, 8:20

Malaysian football player Mohd Faiz Subri wins Fifa's Puskas Award for serving the best goal of 2016.
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MH370: Plane 'not likely to be in search area', say investigators

Tuesday, December 20th 2016, 4:58

Experts say Malaysia Airlines flight 370 is unlikely to be found in the current search area.
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The Malaysian comedian crowned 'World's Funniest Person' in 2016

Monday, December 12th 2016, 9:57

The man crowned the "World's Funniest Person" of 2016 on how Malaysia made him funny.
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After the experts

Saturday, December 10th 2016, 2:39

Families who lost loved ones on board missing Malaysian flight MH370 are driving the search for the truth.
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MH370 relatives campaigning for answers on missing flight

Saturday, December 3rd 2016, 15:16
related countries: Madagascar Madagascar

Relatives of those who died on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 travel to Madagascar to lobby for the search for debris to be expanded.
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Malaysia protesters demand PM Najib Razak step down

Saturday, November 19th 2016, 7:13

Thousands protest in the Malaysian capital to demand Prime Minister Najib Razak resign.
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Snake marriage story fake, Malaysian fireman says

Friday, November 18th 2016, 11:49

A Malaysian fireman reported to have wed a snake says he is saddened by the story he says is fake.
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Which world leader is karaoke king?

Friday, November 11th 2016, 13:27
related countries: Philippines Philippines

The leaders of the Philippines and Malaysia have ended an official meeting in an unusual manner, by singing at a karaoke session.
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Andrew Gaskell: Missing Australian found in Malaysia jungle

Tuesday, November 1st 2016, 10:19
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian tourist Andrew Gaskell is found alive after going missing in a Malaysian jungle for almost two weeks.
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Record-breaking soup thrown away

Monday, October 31st 2016, 13:00

Malaysia shopping centre apologises for discarding 600kg of soup after breaking a street food record.
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DiCaprio to co-operate in probe into Malaysia's 1MDB scandal

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 9:05
related countries: United States United States

Leonardo DiCaprio is offering to help US authorities in their corruption probe into Malaysia's state fund 1MDB.
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Hot dogs 'must be renamed' in Malaysia, says religious government body

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 8:38

A religious government body in Malaysia says food outlets must rename hot dogs or risk being refused halal food certification.
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'Budgie Nine' Malaysian F1 strippers return to Australia

Friday, October 7th 2016, 6:37
related countries: Australia Australia

Eight of the men branded the "Budgie Nine" after being arrested for stripping off at the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix return to Australia.
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'Budgie nine' sorry for revealing pants

Thursday, October 6th 2016, 10:04

Nine Australians arrested after stripping down to their swimwear at Malaysia's Formula One Grand Prix have been freed.
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Australian 'Budgie Nine' F1 strippers freed by Malaysia court

Thursday, October 6th 2016, 9:19
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Nine Australians arrested for indecency after stripping to swimwear at the Malaysian Grand Prix are freed at their first court hearing.
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'Budgie Nine': F1 driver Ricciardo defends Malaysian GP strippers

Thursday, October 6th 2016, 4:22
related countries: Aruba Aruba

F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo gives his backing to nine Australians arrested for stripping at the Malaysian Grand Prix, as they appear in court.
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Lewis Hamilton out in Malaysia as Daniel Ricciardo wins

Sunday, October 2nd 2016, 10:37
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton says his Mercedes engine failure is "unacceptable", as Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo wins the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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MH17: Dutch-led team to pinpoint Buk missile launch site

Wednesday, September 28th 2016, 10:50
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

An international investigation team looking into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is due to release its findings on Wednesday.
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MH370 search: Doubts over 'debris burn marks'

Thursday, September 22nd 2016, 8:23
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian authorities cast doubt on the theory that Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 may have had a fire on board before it went missing.
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MH370 search: Tanzania debris 'part of missing plane'

Thursday, September 15th 2016, 16:15
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Tanzania Tanzania

A large item of debris found off the coast of Tanzania belongs to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, Australian investigators confirm.
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