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The toxic mystery behind Kim Jong-Nam's assassination

Police have not released any evidence to explain how the women were able to handle VX without suffering severe harm.

Interpol issues 'red notice' for North Koreans linked to Kim murder

The red alert follows the confirmation of Kim Jong-Nam's identity by Malaysian authorities on Wednesday.

Malaysia embalms Kim Jong Nam's body, awaiting next of kin

'It's an effort to preserve the body, because if it is kept in the mortuary it might decompose.'
March 15, 2017 | 03:35 pm GMT+7

Malaysia says talks on with North Korea for return of nine citizens

Relations between the countries soured amid investigation into the murder in Kuala Lumpur last month of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader.
March 13, 2017 | 04:49 pm GMT+7

Malaysia warns of long N.Korea inquiry, China says no action yet

The investigation may last longer due to the complexity and sensitivity of the case, Malaysia said.
March 09, 2017 | 08:49 am GMT+7

Video emerges of 'son' of assassinated Kim Jong-Nam

He claimed to be Kim Han Sol, Kim Jong Nam's son.
March 08, 2017 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

North Korea, Malaysia in tit-for-tat exit bans over Kim killing

The developments marked a dramatic heightening of tensions three weeks after the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam.
March 07, 2017 | 08:07 pm GMT+7

N.Korea missiles 'drill for strike on US bases in Japan' - KCNA

Kim Jong-Un, the leader of North Korea, reportedly gave the order for the drill to start.
March 07, 2017 | 09:06 am GMT+7

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador after Kim murder

The envoy has been asked to leave Malaysia within 48 hours.
March 04, 2017 | 10:08 pm GMT+7

Malaysian court charges two women with Kim murder

The next court date will be on April 13, when prosecutors will apply for the accused to be tried jointly.
March 01, 2017 | 10:46 am GMT+7

Women suspects arrive at court for Kim murder charge

They could face the death penalty if convicted.
March 01, 2017 | 09:52 am GMT+7

Malaysia to charge women with airport murder of Kim Jong Nam

Both women will be formally charged under section 302 of the penal code, which carries the death penalty.
February 28, 2017 | 03:47 pm GMT+7

Malaysia says VX nerve agent was used in murder of Kim Jong Nam

VX nerve agent is a banned chemical weapon.
February 24, 2017 | 09:04 am GMT+7

Malaysia requests Interpol alert on four N.Koreans over airport murder

Police believe the four suspects have already fled Malaysia after the killing. 
February 23, 2017 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

Malaysia pledges to grant Vietnam consular access to Kim Jong Nam murder suspect

Malaysian police described the suspect carrying a Vietnamese passport named Doan Thi Huong, as an ‘entertainment outlet employee.’
February 23, 2017 | 10:35 am GMT+7