The suspect, described by officials as a 25-year-old Bangladeshi man, has been shot as special forces rushed the plane after it landed safely in Chittagong.
The airline's general manager says all 142 passengers have come out from the aircraft safely.
Zulhaimi Wahidin says he made a normal call weeks before the plane disappeared as he was close to Zaharie, and three calls on the morning the plane disappeared because he was concerned.
The hijacker had reportedly attacked a female passenger before taking control of the bus.
Manodh Marks, who had rushed to the cockpit claiming to have a bomb, is the first person in Australia to be convicted of attempting to take control of an aircraft.
Ten pirates were arrested as they attempted to hijack a tanker transporting RM7 million worth of diesel.
A trader says popular Chinese street fare such as the ones in Macalister Road appear to operate in an 'enforcement-free' cloak for many years.
Penang city council says eatery near Gurney Drive was operating illegally on government reserve land and had been raided three times before.
Kuala Terengganu MP claims the Bersih 5 campaign was conducted over seven weeks and this was not a one-day affair.
Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Authority say vessel with 900,000 litres of diesel likely to be in Batam waters.