Gulf Times - Sarawak
Malaysia says won't host any more events with Israel

Malaysia says won't host any more events with Israel

Malaysia's foreign minister said Wednesday the country will not host any more events involving Israel, as he reiterated that swimmers from the Jewish state were barred from a forthcoming competition.

Three dead, 18 injured in mall explosion in Malaysia

Three dead, 18 injured in mall explosion in Malaysia

An explosion at a shopping centre in the Malaysian state of Sarawak left at least 3 people dead and 18 people injured on Tuesday, according to local news outlet The New Straits Times.

Malaysian state to grant licences for crocodile hunting

Malaysian state to grant licences for crocodile hunting

A Malaysian state will begin granting licences on Friday for crocodile hunting, local media reported, with applicants being warned to operate at their own risk.

Retrial set for Malaysia rape-marriage case: lawyer

Retrial set for Malaysia rape-marriage case: lawyer

A Malaysian rape suspect who married his 14-year-old victim to avoid jail will be brought back to court for a retrial, the accused's lawyer told AFP on Saturday.

Malaysian politician and land rights activist shot dead

Malaysian politician and land rights activist shot dead

Malaysian opposition politician who had campaigned for indigenous land rights was shot dead on Tuesday.

First body found after Malaysia copter crash

First body found after Malaysia copter crash

Search teams on Friday recovered the body of a Malaysian deputy minister in the Borneo island state of Sarawak near where a helicopter carrying her and five others is believed to have crashed, officials said.