Category Archives: Tragedy

Slain woman lived life to the fullest

GEORGE TOWN: Businesswoman Ruby Lee Poh Ai, who was killed in a gangland-style murder, was someone who lived life to the fullest. In her last Facebook posting on Feb 19, she ironically wrote that “life is good”. A mere two … Continue reading

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Armed guards at morgue, reports say Jong-nam’s son arrives for body

Police stand guard at the gate of the morgue at Kuala Lumpur General Hospital where Kim Jong-nam’s body is held for autopsy, February 21, 2017. ― Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― Malaysian armed guards today stood watch at … Continue reading

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Why, how and what killed Kim Jong Nam?

PETALING JAYA: Global news agencies went on overdrive yesterday on the death of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North-Korean leader Kim Jong Un, speculating over why, how and even what had killed him at klia2. Jong Nam’s death … Continue reading

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Reports: Kim Jong-un’s half brother killed in Malaysia

Kim Jong-un.(left) and Kim Jong-nam SEOUL/ KUALA LUMPUR: The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been killed in Malaysia, a South Korean government source told Reuters on Tuesday. Kim Jong-nam, the older half brother of the North Korean … Continue reading

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22 rescued, three dead and six still missing in Sabah boat mishap

A file photo of the missing catamaran. – Picture forwarded by MMEA.  KOTA KINABALU: Search and rescue personnel have rescued 22 people, mostly China tourists from waters near Labuan, about 32 hours after their catamaran sank.  Another three are believed … Continue reading

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Johor bus crash: Driver only had three hours rest

GEORGE TOWN: The driver of the ill-fated bus that took the lives of 14 passengers only had three hours rest prior to his trip. His relative Syahril Redzwan, who is a lawyer, said Zakeer Zubir had been driving for nine … Continue reading

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‘I feel like I’m going far away’ — accident victim’s final message to fiance

Nur Amira’s fiance Hary Ramlan is comforted by relatives today. — Bernama pic MUAR, Dec 24 — “I feel like going far away,” were among the final words from Nur Amira Izzaty Razip to her fiance before she left on … Continue reading

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