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# kuala-lumpur - Monday 24 May, 2021

More than 200 people injured in Malaysia metro train crash
# Kuala Lumpur
# Kuala Lumpur

More than 200 people injured in Malaysia metro train crash

May 24th 2021, 7:28 PM 10,170 Views 0 Comments

A packed train collided with an empty train heading in the opposite direction.

# kuala-lumpur - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Missing teenager: Malaysian police say no sign of foul play as authorities search for 15-year-old
# Nora Quoirin
# Nora Quoirin

Missing teenager: Malaysian police say no sign of foul play as authorities search for 15-year-old

Aug 6th 2019, 7:50 AM 28,096 Views 3 Comments

The teenager, who is an Irish citizen, went missing during a family holiday.

# kuala-lumpur - Monday 5 August, 2019

Family of Nóra Quoirin 'fear for her safety' as Malaysian police search for missing teenager
# Seremban
# Seremban

Family of Nóra Quoirin 'fear for her safety' as Malaysian police search for missing teenager

Updated Aug 5th 2019, 11:39 AM 116,165 Views 17 Comments

Malaysian police are searching for the Irish teenager who went missing from a rainforest resort while on holiday.

# kuala-lumpur - Sunday 14 April, 2019

'It's great because you're on an even par with the males when you're playing'
# Touch Rugby
From The42
# Touch Rugby

'It's great because you're on an even par with the males when you're playing'

Apr 14th 2019, 7:00 AM 19,880 Views 27 Comments

Tania Rosser is part of the Ireland ‘Mixed 30s’ team heading to the Touch World Cup in Malaysia.

# kuala-lumpur - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Scenes of joy and celebration as Malaysian politician jailed for sodomy is freed
# Kuala Lumpur
# Kuala Lumpur

Scenes of joy and celebration as Malaysian politician jailed for sodomy is freed

May 16th 2018, 7:29 AM 13,203 Views 10 Comments

The 70-year-old is expected to become Prime Minister.

# kuala-lumpur - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Fire rips through Malaysian religious school killing 22 teenage boys
# Blaze
# Blaze

Fire rips through Malaysian religious school killing 22 teenage boys

Sep 14th 2017, 8:46 AM 6,997 Views 8 Comments

Two teachers were also killed.

# kuala-lumpur - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Man who threatened to 'blow up' plane is wrestled to the floor by passengers
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Man who threatened to 'blow up' plane is wrestled to the floor by passengers

Jun 1st 2017, 7:52 AM 23,832 Views 16 Comments

Passengers on the Malaysian Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur said they feared for their lives.

# kuala-lumpur - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Kim Jong-Nam killing: Two women charged with murder
# Kuala Lumpur
# Kuala Lumpur

Kim Jong-Nam killing: Two women charged with murder

Feb 28th 2017, 7:04 AM 7,939 Views 7 Comments

If the suspects – from Indonesia and Vietnam – are found guilty, they will face death by hanging.

# kuala-lumpur - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Media frenzy and armed special forces as Kim Jong-Nam's son reportedly visits body
# Cold War Kid
# Cold War Kid

Media frenzy and armed special forces as Kim Jong-Nam's son reportedly visits body

Feb 21st 2017, 9:06 AM 14,381 Views 7 Comments

North Korea wants Malaysia to hand over the slain man’s body.

# kuala-lumpur - Monday 20 February, 2017

CCTV video emerges of moments surrounding Kim Jong-Nam airport 'poisoning'
# North Korea
# North Korea

CCTV video emerges of moments surrounding Kim Jong-Nam airport 'poisoning'

Feb 20th 2017, 11:05 AM 32,860 Views 9 Comments

The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un died in Kuala Lumpur airport last Monday.

# kuala-lumpur - Sunday 31 July, 2016

The search for missing plane MH370 is being called off, and families of the missing aren't happy
# Unsolved Mystery
# Unsolved Mystery

The search for missing plane MH370 is being called off, and families of the missing aren't happy

Jul 31st 2016, 9:45 AM 14,333 Views 18 Comments

Two years later investigators are no closer to discovering what became of the missing plane.

# kuala-lumpur - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Serial English paedophile, who wrote child abuse 'manual', faces life sentence
# Richard Huckle
# Richard Huckle

Serial English paedophile, who wrote child abuse 'manual', faces life sentence

Jun 1st 2016, 8:27 PM 32,685 Views 62 Comments

Richard Huckle carried out many of his crimes in Malaysia, where he had set himself up as an English teacher.

# kuala-lumpur - Saturday 4 October, 2014

After months of mapping mystery part of Indian Ocean, desolate search for MH370 resumes
# Uncharted
# Uncharted

After months of mapping mystery part of Indian Ocean, desolate search for MH370 resumes

Oct 4th 2014, 2:22 PM 22,207 Views 30 Comments

The area was largely unknown to scientists before the new maps were made.

# kuala-lumpur - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

UCD ladies team set to compete in Asian GAA tournament
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

UCD ladies team set to compete in Asian GAA tournament

Sep 10th 2014, 11:33 AM 3,608 Views 2 Comments

The event is a nine-a-side competition covering 200 matches, run over two days.

# kuala-lumpur - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Have scientists discovered a recorded sound of MH370 crashing into the Indian Ocean?
# Long Shot
# Long Shot

Have scientists discovered a recorded sound of MH370 crashing into the Indian Ocean?

Jun 4th 2014, 4:30 PM 26,656 Views 28 Comments

Australian researchers say it’s unlikely, but they’re investigating it.

# kuala-lumpur - Friday 2 May, 2014

Australia, Malaysia and China to meet to make sure MH370 search "doesn't stop"
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Australia, Malaysia and China to meet to make sure MH370 search "doesn't stop"

May 2nd 2014, 8:11 AM 5,105 Views 13 Comments

The meeting is to ensure that the search continues and “doesn’t stop at any stage”.

# kuala-lumpur - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Malaysia Airlines flight makes safe emergency landing after a landing gear failure
# Kuala Lumpur
# Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia Airlines flight makes safe emergency landing after a landing gear failure

Apr 20th 2014, 9:23 PM 28,231 Views 30 Comments

The plane landed in Kuala Lumpur at 6.56 pm GMT.

# kuala-lumpur - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

British nuclear sub joins search for MH370 as time is running out to find black box
# HMS Tireless
# HMS Tireless

British nuclear sub joins search for MH370 as time is running out to find black box

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:27 AM 10,224 Views 32 Comments

Despite extensive scouring ships and planes have so far found nothing that would indicate a crash site.

# kuala-lumpur - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

122 new objects spotted in the Indian Ocean, but nobody's sure they're MH370
# Search Goes On
# Search Goes On

122 new objects spotted in the Indian Ocean, but nobody's sure they're MH370

Mar 26th 2014, 1:14 PM 19,135 Views 13 Comments

Two objects seen from a civil aircraft appeared to be rope, and that a New Zealand military plane spotted a blue object.

# kuala-lumpur - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Terrorism looking less likely as mystery of plane disappearance deepens
# Search Goes On
# Search Goes On

Terrorism looking less likely as mystery of plane disappearance deepens

Mar 11th 2014, 12:11 PM 38,595 Views 106 Comments

The announcement form the internationl police force comes as searches have completely shifted their focus to opposite Malaysian coast.

# kuala-lumpur - Monday 24 June, 2013

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog
# Pollution
# Pollution

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog

Jun 24th 2013, 7:11 PM 12,788 Views 11 Comments

A smoky haze blamed on Indonesian forest fires has triggered one of the country’s worst pollution levels in years.

# kuala-lumpur - Sunday 11 November, 2012

'Virgin Mary' and 'Jesus Christ' attract Catholics to Malaysian hospital
# Apparition
# Apparition

'Virgin Mary' and 'Jesus Christ' attract Catholics to Malaysian hospital

Nov 11th 2012, 10:02 AM 15,057 Views 43 Comments

Images of the sight have been posted across Facebook this morning.

# kuala-lumpur - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Tensions rise over ad that reads "Indonesian maids now on sale!!"
# Anger
# Anger

Tensions rise over ad that reads "Indonesian maids now on sale!!"

Oct 30th 2012, 2:30 PM 8,522 Views 15 Comments

Indonesia had previously banned women from travelling to Malaysia to work as maids due to poor pay and abuse.

# kuala-lumpur - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Photos: Tear gas used as 25,000 rally for reforms in Malaysia
# Protest
# Protest

Photos: Tear gas used as 25,000 rally for reforms in Malaysia

Apr 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 1,491 Views 2 Comments

The protest, one of the largest held in the country in the past decade, was held to demand an overhaul of biased electoral policies.

# kuala-lumpur - Friday 6 January, 2012

FIFA join forces with organised crime informers to fight match-fixing
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

FIFA join forces with organised crime informers to fight match-fixing

Jan 6th 2012, 3:23 PM 196 Views 0 Comments

The organisation’s security director, Chris Eaton, has said they are in the process of “creating a hostile environment for match-fixers”.

# kuala-lumpur - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Police in Malaysia fire tear gas at protesters, arrest 1,667
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Police in Malaysia fire tear gas at protesters, arrest 1,667

Jul 9th 2011, 6:31 PM 322 Views 2 Comments

Malaysia’s biggest political rally in four years has ended with hundreds of arrests, as protesters defied warnings to stay at home and electoral reform.

# kuala-lumpur - Friday 15 April, 2011

McIlroy shoots 64 to move into the lead in Malaysia From The42
Live Apr 15th 2011, 10:42 AM

McIlroy shoots 64 to move into the lead in Malaysia

# kuala-lumpur - Thursday 14 April, 2011

McIlroy shakes off Masters hangover with solid start in Malaysia From The42
Live Apr 14th 2011, 12:30 PM

McIlroy shakes off Masters hangover with solid start in Malaysia