Indonesia

Indonesia in flag flap with Malaysia at Games

Southeast Asian Games organisers print Indonesia flag upside down in guidebook, sparking anger on social media.

Indonesia in flag flap with Malaysia at Games

Asia Pacific

Malaysia hosts 29th South East Asian Games

About 5,000 athletes have descended on the Malaysian city of Kuala Lumpur for the 29th edition of the South East Asian Games.

Asia Pacific

Australian agency believes it can locate missing MH370

Scientists say analysis of new satellite imagery offers clues on where missing Malaysian airliner may have crashed.

Australia's CSIRO believes it can locate missing MH370

Law

The female face of Islamic law in Malaysia

Women are feeling empowered to pursue careers in the Islamic justice system, from judges and lawyers to court mediators.

The female face of Islamic law in Malaysia

Asia Pacific

Philippine military kills Abu Sayyaf commander

Badong Muktadil was accused of highjacking a Vietnamese vessel, kidnapping, and murder on the sea border with Malaysia.

Philippine military kills Abu Sayyaf commander

Asia Pacific

Families demand Malaysia accept MH370 hunt offer

Ocean Infinity says it will only request a 'reward' if it finds wreckage of Malaysian airliner missing since March 2014.

US company offers to fund renewed search for MH370

Politics

Malaysia forex probe 'targets ex-PM Mahathir'

The probe into loss of billions of dollars by central bank in 1990s could lead to prosecution of Mahathir Mohamad.

Forex probe targets ex-PM Mahathir, says opposition

Asia Pacific

Trafficked Rohingya at risk of exploitation in Malaysia

The Rohingya, a persecuted Muslim minority escaping religious conflict in Myanmar. Many end up in Malaysia, where they risk further exploitation.

Asia Pacific

Kim Jong-nam murder suspects to plead not guilty

Pair of women expected to plead not guilty at Malaysia's High Court over murder of North Korean leader's half-brother.

Kim Jong-nam murder suspects to plead not guilty

101 East

Malaysia's Migrant Money Trail

A look into the forces that profit from recruiting migrant labourers, many of whom work illegally and are underpaid.

MH17

Waiting for justice 3 years after flight MH17 shot down

Relatives still await justice for downing of Malaysia Airlines civilian flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine three years ago

Justice elusive 3 years from MH17 crash in east Ukraine

UAE

UAE ambassador to US linked to financial scandal: WSJ

Companies connected to UAE's envoy to US received $66 million from accounts linked to Malaysia's 1MDB fund, WSJ reports.

Yousef al-Otaiba linked to Malaysia 1MBD scandal: WSJ

Asia Pacific

US moves to seize more stolen assets from Malaysia fund

Malaysia officials have denied US allegations that the assets were stolen from the country's sovereign wealth fund.

US moves to seize another $540m of Malaysia's 1MDB fund

Malaysia

Superheroes and hijabs: Malaysia's Muslim cosplayers

A growing number of Malaysian female cosplayers are merging their fandom with their religion in creative new ways.

Superheroes and hijabs: Malaysia's Muslim cosplayers

Asia Pacific

Passenger subdued on Malaysian plane after bomb threat

Passengers feared for lives after man with electronic device threatened to 'blow up' aircraft before being tackled.

Passenger subdued on Malaysian plane after bomb threat