PUTRAJAYA, July 24 (Bernama) -- The presence of 25 counselors at the Marriot Hotel here have provided emotional comfort to the family members of passengers and crew of the downed Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17, hence enabling them to show a better level of acceptance.

KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak expressed confidence that Indonesia will continue to progress and prosper under the leadership of Joko Widowo and his running mate, Jusuf Kalla.

KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 (Bernama) -- The cabinet ministers' 2014 Hari Raya Aidilfitri 2014 open house has been cancelled out of respect to those, who perished in the flight MH17 crash.

KUANTAN, July 24 (Bernama) -- Dengue fever claimed its first victim in Pahang this year with the death of a senior citizen on June 16 while receiving treatment at Sultan Ahmad Shah Hospital, Temerloh.

PUTRAJAYA, July 24 (Bernama) -- Families of the 45 Malaysians who perished in the Malaysia Airlines (MAS), MH17 crash in Ukraine have given their details and DNA samples to the relevant authorities for the purpose of ascertaining the identity of their loved ones.

GEORGE TOWN, July 24 (Bernama) -- Penang Umno wants the state government to explain the allocations for Islamic administration and development in the state.

JOHOR BAHARU, July 24 (Bernama) -- A boat carrying 28 passengers capsized about 15 Nautical miles South West of Tanjung Ketapang, Muar at 11.20am today said the Southern Region Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), today.