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# malaysia - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Family of Nóra Quoirin ask that 'unhelpful' comments stop as they may hinder investigation

The family are concerned unofficial comments could impede investigations.

# malaysia - Friday 16 August, 2019

Body of Nóra Quoirin officially claimed by her family in order to start repatriation process

An autopsy showed the 15-year-old likely starved and died of internal bleeding after about a week in the jungle.

Family of Nóra Quoirin say 'many questions' remain and criminal investigations are ongoing

The family also say they will be bringing Nóra home to be laid to rest near her family.

# malaysia - Thursday 15 August, 2019

'People are devastated and heartbroken': Nóra Quoirin mourned as autopsy reveals no evidence of violence

The family’s lawyer has said it is too early to rule out a criminal element in the case.

# malaysia - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Nóra Quoirin: Post-mortem results delayed as 'heartbroken' family say she 'brought people together'

Details of the post-mortem were expected today but police say an update will instead be provided tomorrow.

# malaysia - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Post-mortem to be carried out on body of Nóra Quoirin in Malaysia tomorrow

Police earlier confirmed that a body found was that of the Irish teenager.

'Every family's worst nightmare': Higgins and Varadkar offer condolences to family of Nóra Quoirin

Police confirmed earlier today that a body found in Malaysia is that of Irish teenager Nóra Quoirin.

Nóra Quoirin's family raise €120,000 as search for missing teenager enters tenth day

The search for Nóra has now expanded to include the slopes of a nearby mountain.

# malaysia - Monday 12 August, 2019

Malaysian shamans perform rituals in jungle as they join search efforts for missing Nora Quoirin

It was announced in recent days that a Garda liaison officer was deployed to Malaysia to assist local authorities.

'She is so precious to us': Family of Nora Quoirin offer €10,000 reward for information

A garda liaison officer has been deployed to Malaysia and UK officers have also joined the search effort.

# malaysia - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Hundreds take part in search for missing girl Nóra Quoirin

Nóra’s family believe she was abducted.

# malaysia - Saturday 10 August, 2019

'We hope you find Nóra. Thank you so much' - Mother of missing teen thanks police in Malaysian jungle Nóra Quorin This post contains videos

'We hope you find Nóra. Thank you so much' - Mother of missing teen thanks police in Malaysian jungle

Meabh Quoirin expressed the family’s gratitude in a video released by Royal Malaysia Police.

# malaysia - Friday 9 August, 2019

Garda Liaison Officer deployed to Malaysia to assist in case of missing teen Nóra Quoirin

Nóra went missing from a Malaysian resort six days ago.

# malaysia - Thursday 8 August, 2019

The disappearance of Nóra Quoirin: A timeline

Nóra Quoirin has been missing since Sunday.

Police in Malaysia extend search for missing Irish citizen Nóra Quoirin

The search for the teenage girl has entered its fifth day.

# malaysia - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'We must remain hopeful': Family of missing Nóra Quoirin thanks public for support as search goes on

Nóra went missing while on a family holiday in the resort of Dusun in Malaysia.

# malaysia - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Missing teenager: Malaysian police say no sign of foul play as authorities search for 15-year-old

The teenager, who is an Irish citizen, went missing during a family holiday.

# malaysia - Monday 5 August, 2019

Family of Nóra Quoirin 'fear for her safety' as Malaysian police search for missing teenager

Malaysian police are searching for the Irish teenager who went missing from a rainforest resort while on holiday.

# malaysia - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Teenager with Irish passport has gone missing on family holiday in Malaysia

Malaysian police have reportedly launched an search operation using sniffer dogs.

# malaysia - Monday 1 April, 2019

Kim Jong-nam murder suspect avoids death penalty

The half-brother of North Korea’s Kim Jong-un was killed at Kuala Lumpur airport in 2017.

# malaysia - Monday 11 March, 2019

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling

Siti Aisyah was held for two years on suspicion of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half brother.

# malaysia - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Irish citizen dies after being beaten and stabbed in Malaysia, local media report

The Star Online reported that the victim has been identified as Brian Patrick O’Reilly (50).

# malaysia - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Man killed wife and daughter with yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide

The professor was accused of hatching the murder plot because he was having an affair with a student.

# malaysia - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Judge rules sufficient evidence to allow Kim Jong Nam murder trial to continue

The judge said the evidence presented in court since the trial started in October pointed to a “well-planned conspiracy”.

# malaysia - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Endangered pygmy elephant shot dead in Malaysia 'out of revenge for destroying crops'

At least 18 pygmy elephants have been killed in the region since April.

# malaysia - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Couple used stolen credit card details to buy hotel stay, sex toys and other items

The defendants spent thousands of euro over a seven-day stay in the capital last December.

# malaysia - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Ex-Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak charged in corruption scandal

He pleaded not guilty to three counts of criminal breach of trust and a separate charge that he abused his position to pocket 42 million ringgit.

# malaysia - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Mystery unsolved: Private search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is called off

Ocean Infinity stood to make up to $70 million if the plane was found.

# malaysia - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Scenes of joy and celebration as Malaysian politician jailed for sodomy is freed Kuala Lumpur This post contains videos

Scenes of joy and celebration as Malaysian politician jailed for sodomy is freed

The 70-year-old is expected to become Prime Minister.

# malaysia - Thursday 10 May, 2018

World's oldest leader to be sworn in at age of 92

His election was a huge political upset.

# malaysia - Sunday 8 April, 2018

In Malaysia you can send your macaque to a school where it learns how to pick fruit

For a small fee people across the country send their macaques to the famed school.

# malaysia - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Australian granny tricked into smuggling crystal meth escapes death penalty in Malaysia

The woman travelled to China to meet a man she met online, who then asked her to carry the drugs.

# malaysia - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Malaysian man dies while performing 'human steaming' stunt

He suffered a heart attack and burns after attempting to perform the elaborate ritual.

# malaysia - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Women accused of killing Kim Jong Un's half-brother return to crime scene

Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong are accused of killing Kim on 13 February.

# malaysia - Monday 2 October, 2017

Two women accused of assassinating North Korean leader's half brother plead not guilty at start of trial

Kim Jong-nam was killed by a toxic nerve agent at Kuala Lumpur airport in Malaysia last February.

# malaysia - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Fire rips through Malaysian religious school killing 22 teenage boys

Two teachers were also killed.

# malaysia - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Australia: Plane makes emergency landing after flock of birds sucked into its engine

Passengers reported seeing sparks coming from one the plane’s engines.

# malaysia - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Kim Jong-Nam's body to be sent to North Korea

Malaysia has ended the feud between the two countries which stopped citizens in both countries from leaving.

# malaysia - Sunday 19 March, 2017

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought Mystery This post contains videos

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought

There are doubts about how VX was used safely by the assassins.

# malaysia - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

North Korea is holding at least 11 Malaysians 'hostage'

Malaysia has condemned the decision not to let them leave the country.

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