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Hishammuddin says search for MH370 in next two days ‘critical’

All efforts related to the underwater search of MH370 will be intensified in the next few days, acting Transport Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said today, adding that search operations for the missing jetliner has entered a critical juncture. “The JACC has narrowed the search area and it’s imperative that we focus on... Read More

A man writes a condolence note during a vigil at Dataran Merdeka to remember the late Karpal Singh, who died in an accident on Thursday. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 19, 2014.

A man writes a condolence note during a vigil at Dataran Merdeka to remember the late Karpal Singh, who died in an accident on Thursday. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 19, 2014.

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BY LEE SHI-IAN

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Langkawi MP unrepentant, continues insults on late Karpal, says Facebook user

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MH370 suits in US might be scuttled by reluctance to hear foreign crash cases, reports NBC

Six weeks after flight MH370 vanished from the radar screens, experts said lawyers attracted to potentially... Read More