Asia Pacific

Malaysian PM’s last budget is last shot to win votes

In his governments, last budget before elections Malaysian PM is expected to be populist.

Malaysian PM’s last budget is last shot to win votes

Religion

Diwali 2017: When is it and how is it celebrated?

This month, millions of people around the world will celebrate light over darkness.

Diwali 2017: When is it and how is it celebrated?

Malaysia

Why is Qatar's emir visiting Malaysia?

Malaysia has become a strategic trading partner for Qatar as the Gulf country moves ahead with World Cup projects.

Why is Qatar's emir visiting Malaysia?

Malaysia

VX byproduct 'found on Kim murder suspect's shirt'

Testimony provides first evidence linking VX to suspects accused of smearing nerve agent on Kim Jong-nam's face.

Chemist: VX byproduct on Kim murder suspect's shirt

Malaysia

Two women plead not guilty to killing Kim Jong-nam

Trial begins in Malaysia for women who wiped deadly nerve agent VX on North Korean leader's half-brother.

Malaysia

Failing grade for companies dealing in palm oil: report

As palm oil plantations have rapidly expanded across Southeast Asia, controversy over the edible oil has intensified.

Failing grade for companies dealing in palm oil: report

Asia Pacific

Malaysia police arrest 7 boys over deadly school fire

Officials believe there was teasing between the pupils and the suspects days before the fire that killed at least 23.

Malaysia police arrest 7 boys over deadly school fire

Malaysia

Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysia

Early morning blaze kills at least 23 students and two teachers at Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah school in Kuala Lumpur.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia hopes to win badminton gold at SEA Games

Malaysia has long been among badminton’s global elite and there are expectations of more medals at this year’s Southeast Asian Games, which the country is hosting. Al Jazeera’s Andy Richardson reports from Kuala Lumpur.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia cracks down on match-fixing in Southeast Asian Games

The problem has led to Malaysian football bosses announcing that any players found guilty would be banned for life.tournament.

Asia Pacific

Winter sports make unlikely debut at 2017 South East Asian Games

Malaysia has never sent an athlete to the Winter Olympics, but that has not stopped them from including ice sports as part of the South East Asian Games for the first time.

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