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  • MISSING MH370: Pilot: I established contact with plane

    03/09/2014 11:11:54 AM PDT · by mojito · 121 replies
    New Straits Times ^ | 3/9/2014 | Unattributed
    SEPANG: A BOEING 777 pilot, who was flying 30 minutes ahead of the missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft, said he established contact with MH370 minutes after he was asked to do so by Vietnamese air traffic control. The captain, who asked to not be named, said his plane, which was bound for Narita, Japan, was far into Vietnamese airspace when he was asked to relay, using his plane's emergency frequency, to MH370 for the latter to establish its position, as the authorities could not contact the aircraft. "We managed to establish contact with MH370 just after 1.30am and asked them if...
  • Maylaysia:Police identify robber shot dead by Tan Sri(private citizen uses Glock)

    07/11/2013 5:22:28 AM PDT · by marktwain · 1 replies ^ | 7 July, 2013 | NA
    KUALA LUMPUR- The armed robber who was shot dead by Pahang Chinese Chamber of Commerce chairman Tan Sri Lam (snip) “The man has a prior record and we are coming up with a list of all his known associates,” he said adding that the man died from a gunshot wound to the pelvis. It was reported that Lam killed one of three robbers who held up a private clinic in Cheras at around 10pm on Friday. The robbers, armed with knives and a parang, grabbed cash and valuables from a doctor and two nurses before turning their attention on the...
  • Malaysia launches attack on Filipino intruders in Borneo (Muslims)

    03/05/2013 1:18:59 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 4 replies
    CNN ^ | March 4, 2013 | Jethro Mullen
    Malaysian security forces on Tuesday began attacking a group of armed men from the Philippines who had clashed with police after staking a claim to a remote part of the island of Borneo, authorities said. The group of Filipino men, believed to number between 100 and 300, arrived three weeks ago on the east coast of the Malaysian state of Sabah, on Borneo, demanding to be recognized as representatives of a sultanate that used to rule the area. Malaysian authorities initially tried to persuade the men to return peacefully to their homes in the nearby southern Philippines. But the intruders...
  • Malaysia's clash of cultures

    08/06/2005 4:26:01 PM PDT · by minus_273 · 4 replies · 386+ views
    BBCnews ^ | 8/6/05 | Jonathan Kent
    When it comes to interpreting Islam, many Malaysians are torn between their own culture, Western influence and a growing trend towards copying all things Arabic. A few days ago I visited P Ramlee's old house in Kuala Lumpur. Modernisation has been rapid Unless you are from this part of the world you probably will not have heard of him. But in Malaysia, more than 30 years after his death, he is still an icon. In life he was Malaysia's Elvis and Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant and Irving Berlin all rolled into one. His modest bungalow is now a museum. But...
  • Six-legged puppy dumped at temple

    06/19/2005 4:28:20 AM PDT · by QwertyKPH · 40 replies · 1,613+ views
    The Start Online ^ | 19JUNE05 | N/A
    PORT KLANG: A puppy with two extra legs and a second penis is drawing curious stares at a temple in Pandamaran town near here. The puppy, found by a temple caretaker at the entrance on Thursday morning, is being cared for by the temple committee. Kwang Sung Temple committee member Tee Kim Huat said the caretaker saw the white puppy with dark brown patches sleeping at the temple entrance at 7am. “He lifted the canine to place it elsewhere and was shocked to see that the puppy had six legs! Not only that, the male puppy also had an extra...