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Saturday 28 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Malaysia

Last month
December 2022
# Malaysia
Malaysia landslide death toll rises to 23
Most victims were families enjoying a short camping holiday during the school break.
# Malaysia
Boy (5) among multiple people killed in landslide at tourist campground in Malaysia
Rescuers recovered the bodies of 16 people and authorities said 17 others were feared buried.
Last year
2022
# us china relations
Pelosi arrives in Taiwan in spite of China warnings that US will 'pay the price' for visit
The Democrat’s trip to Taipei is the highest-profile visit by an elected US official in 25 years.
# Seized
Malaysian officials seize African elephant tusks and pangolin scales worth over €17 million
The contraband was discovered hidden behind sawn timber following checks on a ship coming from Africa last week, according to authorities.
All time
# The Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
Your round-up of what made the headlines today.
# Flooding
Floods displace thousands in Malaysia
The Meteorological Department warned that heavy rain was expected to persist in 12 of the country’s 16 states and territories throughout tomorrow.
# Nóra Quoirin inquest
Malaysian court overturns Nóra Quoirin inquest verdict
Nóra’s family have campaigned for a change in the original verdict.
# Kuala Lumpur
More than 200 people injured in Malaysia metro train crash
A packed train collided with an empty train heading in the opposite direction.
# cut ties
North Korean diplomats leave Malaysia after ties cut over US extradition row
Malaysia gave North Korean diplomats 48 hours to leave the country.
# Nora Quoirin
Family of Nora Quoirin to challenge inquest ruling that she died by misadventure
Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.
# Malaysia
Coroner rules death of Nora Quoirin was likely due to 'misadventure'
The coroner ruled it would be a breach of duty to speculate on third-party involvement without evidence.
# Nora Quoirin
Inquest into death of Nora Quoirin in Malaysia ends with verdict due within month
Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.
# Nora Quoirin
Nora Quoirin inquest continues as UK pathologist who did second post-mortem gives evidence
Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.
# sebastien quoirin
Father of Nóra Quoirin heard 'muffled noises' before teen vanished in Malaysia, inquest hears
Sebastien Quoirin believes she could have been kidnapped and then dumped in the jungle.
# Nora Quoirin
Police were slow to respond to abduction fears, Nora Quoirin’s mother tells inquest
Meabh Quoirin gave evidence by videolink from her London home.
# Malaysia
'No indication' of abduction, police chief tells inquest into the death of teenager Nora Quoirin
Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.
# Inquest
Malaysian authorities to hold inquest into death of Nóra Quoirin
An autopsy found Nora likely starved and died of internal bleeding after about a week in the jungle.
# Lawsuit
Nóra Quoirin's parents sue Malaysian resort for alleged negligence
Nóra’s parents are seeking more than €40,000 over losses, bereavement costs and damages.
# shipped
Malaysia sends containers of rubbish back to 13 countries saying it will not become 'garbage dump'
Of the 150 shipping containers, 43 were returned to France, 42 to Britain, 17 to the US and 11 to Canada.
# Nora Quoirin
Nóra Quoirin's parents say it is 'absolutely critical' for inquest to be held by Malaysian authorities
“If the case is closed there will be no truth and we will be deprived from justice,” Nóra’s father has said.
# Nora Quoirin
Nora Quoirin’s parents demand answers after Malaysian authorities say inquest will not be held
Malaysian authorities have classified Nora’s death as “no further action”.
# Nora Quoirin
Family of Nora Quoirin launch legal action against Malaysian resort
The family of the 15 year old who was found dead in August allege the resort failed to provide adequate security.
# Malaysia
Parents of Nora Quoirin meet with Irish Government officials over her death in Malaysia
The parents of the 15-year-old believe there was a ‘criminal element’ involved in their daughter’s disappearance.
# Nora Quoirin
'We want truth and justice': Nóra Quoirin family call for inquest to be carried out in Malaysia
Nóra Quoirin’s parents have spoken out for the first time since her death in an interview with RTÉ News.
# Malaysia
Family of Nóra Quoirin ask that 'unhelpful' comments stop as they may hinder investigation
The family are concerned unofficial comments could impede investigations.
# Malaysia
Body of Nóra Quoirin officially claimed by her family in order to start repatriation process
An autopsy showed the 15-year-old likely starved and died of internal bleeding after about a week in the jungle.
# Malaysia
Family of Nóra Quoirin say 'many questions' remain and criminal investigations are ongoing
The family also say they will be bringing Nóra home to be laid to rest near her family.
# Malaysia
'People are devastated and heartbroken': Nóra Quoirin mourned as autopsy reveals no evidence of violence
The family’s lawyer has said it is too early to rule out a criminal element in the case.
# Nora Quoirin
Nóra Quoirin: Post-mortem results delayed as 'heartbroken' family say she 'brought people together'
Details of the post-mortem were expected today but police say an update will instead be provided tomorrow.
# Malaysia
Post-mortem to be carried out on body of Nóra Quoirin in Malaysia tomorrow
Police earlier confirmed that a body found was that of the Irish teenager.
# Nora Quoirin
'Every family's worst nightmare': Higgins and Varadkar offer condolences to family of Nóra Quoirin
Police confirmed earlier today that a body found in Malaysia is that of Irish teenager Nóra Quoirin.
# Malaysia
Nóra Quoirin's family raise €120,000 as search for missing teenager enters tenth day
The search for Nóra has now expanded to include the slopes of a nearby mountain.
# Malaysia
Malaysian shamans perform rituals in jungle as they join search efforts for missing Nora Quoirin
It was announced in recent days that a Garda liaison officer was deployed to Malaysia to assist local authorities.
# Malaysia
'She is so precious to us': Family of Nora Quoirin offer €10,000 reward for information
A garda liaison officer has been deployed to Malaysia and UK officers have also joined the search effort.
# Missing
Hundreds take part in search for missing girl Nóra Quoirin
Nóra’s family believe she was abducted.
# Nóra Quorin
'We hope you find Nóra. Thank you so much' - Mother of missing teen thanks police in Malaysian jungle
Meabh Quoirin expressed the family’s gratitude in a video released by Royal Malaysia Police.
# Malaysia
Garda Liaison Officer deployed to Malaysia to assist in case of missing teen Nóra Quoirin
Nóra went missing from a Malaysian resort six days ago.
# Missing
The disappearance of Nóra Quoirin: A timeline
Nóra Quoirin has been missing since Sunday.
# Seremban
Police in Malaysia extend search for missing Irish citizen Nóra Quoirin
The search for the teenage girl has entered its fifth day.
# Malaysia
'We must remain hopeful': Family of missing Nóra Quoirin thanks public for support as search goes on
Nóra went missing while on a family holiday in the resort of Dusun in Malaysia.