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PUTRAJAYA, March 18 ― The Court of Appeal was told today Datuk Seri Najib Razak was allegedly using every opportunity to delay his corruption trial involving RM42 million from SRC International Sdn ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A special marriages, hadhanah (child custody) and nafkah (maintenance) court will take off in May.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Newly elected Malaysian Bar president Datuk Ab­dul Fareed Abdul Gafoor says it would be better if the Attorney General provides an explanation on why murder charges against Vietna­mese Doan Thi Huong were not dropped.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Attorney General (AG) should explain why murder charges against Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong were not dropped, says newly-minted Malaysian Bar president Datuk Abdul Fareed Abdul Gafoor.
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PETALING JAYA: The Attorney General has the right to drop charges against Indonesian Siti Aisyah, said outgoing Malaysian Bar president George Varughese amid concerns of double standards towards her co-accused, Viet­­­­namese Doan Thi Huong.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — The Attorney General has the prerogative to drop charges against Siti Aisyah and continue the prosecution of Doan Thi Huong in Kim Jong-nam’s murder, the Malaysian Bar sai...
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PETALING JAYA: MCA stands with DAP's Ramkarpal Singh in questioning the Attorney General's (AG) decision to withdraw the case against Indonesian citizen Siti Aisyah, but not Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong in the murder case of Kim Jong-nam, says MCA spokesperson Chan Quin Er.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — The Ministry of Education announced in Parliament yesterday that student victims of the toxic waste dumping in Pasir Gudang, Johor will receive medical compensation from Put...
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has expressed concern that the executive branch of government is undermining the independence of the judiciary.
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Doan Thi Huong’s lawyer Hisyam Teh Poh Teik said they have asked for the court to allow a postponement as the Vietnamese suspect was not fit to take the stand.Doan’s lawyers also asked for the Att...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong maintains that the Attorney General's Chambers (AGC) is part of the Federal Government and will carry out any instructions as long as it is lawful and does not go against the Federal Constitution.
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The family of the Vietnamese suspect in the murder of Kim Jong Nam said on Thursday that the Attorney General's decision to not release Doan Thi Huong was an "injustice" and was "so unfair".Huong was ...
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PETALING JAYA: As Indonesian Siti Aisyah was acquitted over the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Vietnamese suspect Doan Thi Huong should be accorded the same treatment, says Ramkarpal Singh.
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THE Attorney General has the sole discretion to withdraw the murder charge against Indonesian Siti Aisyah, who was earlier charged with murdering Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of the North Korean leader, says Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman has acted accordingly in deporting seven foreigners with links to terrorist groups given the seve­rity of the their threat to the country’s safety and security despite criticisms that it had rushed to deport the foreigners and concerns over human rights.
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THE government has decided to abolish the mandatory death penalty for 11 offences, says Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Mohamed Hanipa Maidin.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 13 — Lawyer Arun Kasi has failed in his bid to set aside the leave granted by the Federal Court to Attorney General (AG) Tommy Thomas to cite him for contempt of court.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman received instructions from the Attorney General's Chambers and acted accordingly in deporting the seven foreigners with links to terrorist groups, says Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is the sole discretion of the Attorney General (AG) to withdraw the murder charge against Indonesian Siti Aisyah who was charged in the death of Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 13): Lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo has called on the government and the Attorney General (AG) to quickly finalise the terms of reference for the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into th...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — Perak MCA today accused the prosecution of double standards by dropping charges against one of the accused in the murder of North Korean Kim Jong-nam. Perak MCA chairman Dat...
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PUTRAJAYA, March 12 — The prosecution process may be severely jeopardised and affected if Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s defence in the RM42 million SRC International Sdn Bhd corruption case is granted ...
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PUTRAJAYA, March 11 — The Court of Appeal (CoA) was told today that the Attorney General (AG) does not need to disclose private lawyer Datuk Sulaiman Abdullah’s appointment letter as lead prosecut...
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PETALING JAYA: The release of an Indonesian woman who was detained on suspicion of murdering Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, was the result of Jakarta's effort, says the Indonesian embassy in Kuala Lumpur.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 11 — Deputy Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim said today that the organisers of the International Women’s Day march will be called up to provide sta...
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LETTER | Politics is the art of the impossible.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 — Lim Guan Eng’s press secretary Lutfi Hakim has lodged a police report over the dissemination of fake messages and news relating to the Finance Minister on social media.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 9): Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman (TAR) will only be closed to private vehicles during weekends, reported the New Straits Times (NST). A source told NST the decision was made yesterday...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 ― The one-kilometre stretch along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman (TAR) here will only be closed to private vehicles during weekends, said an unidentified source.
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TANJUNG BUNGAH (March 8): Penang Housing, Town, Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo hopes a separate law on urban regeneration could be proposed to the Attorney ...
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MARCH 7 — In view of recent events, I wish to write on the reforms in the judiciary and the training of judges.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 — Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said today that a team of police officers from Bukit Aman has continuously been engaging with their counterpart in Chin...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 5): The Government is in the process of drafting amendments to legislations to enable them to deal with threats to national unity and security more effectively.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is in the process of drafting amendments to legislations to enable them deal with threats on national unity and security more effectively.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 5 — The government is in the process of drafting amendments to legislations to enable them deal with threats on national unity and security more effectively.
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Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd’s late chief executive officer Nazrin Hassan’s wife and two teenagers were charged with his murder last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 5 — The Education Ministry will replace the Universities and University Colleges Act 1971 (UUCA) by next year, keeping with Pakatan Harapan’s pledge to accord academic freedom.
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The hearing of a motion to stay the inquest into the death of fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim has been adjourned by the Court of Appeal in Putrajaya to a later date.The motion will now be heard toge...
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PETALING JAYA: MCA and MIC have decided that they are left with no choice but to move on from Barisan Nasional and explore a new alliance to reflect the true intentions of unity in diversity.
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PETALING JAYA, March 4 — Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd’s late chief executive officer Nazrin Hassan’s wife and two teenagers were today charged with his murder last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Mudajaya Group Bhd is seeking clarification from the Attorney General’s Chambers over the differences in the quantum between the KPMG’s forensic report and the civil judgement allegedly due to the breach of fiduciary duty by a former employee.
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PUTRAJAYA: The hearing of a motion to stay the inquest into the death of fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim has been adjourned to a later date.
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PETALING JAYA: There is nothing in the Federal Constitution that bars a non-Malay, non-Muslim or non-bumiputra from holding any official position in the three branches of the government – the executive, legislative or judiciary, says the Malaysian Bar.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah (pic) wants to challenge the Attorney General’s committal proceeding against him for contempt of court over a statement he made after a case proceeding involving Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 1 — Attorney General (AG) Tommy Thomas secured leave from the High Court today to cite lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah for contempt over remarks linked to former prime mi...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 28 — A man known only as Mohd Shahrizan has stepped forward and admitted to posting a fabricated message depicting Attorney General (AG) Tommy Thomas as anti-Islam. In a Facebook p...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court has granted an ex-parte application for leave by the Attorney General to initiate contempt proceedings against a lawyer who allegedly criticised the proceedings and decision of a court case.
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P. Elam Sezhian lodged a police report on Wednesday for a fresh probe against his younger brother P. Karuna Nithi’s death while in police custody.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 — The Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun confirmed that the police have initiated an investigation into a report lodged by Attorney General Tommy Thomas agai...
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PUTRAJAYA : Attorney General Tommy Thomas has lodged a police report against an allegation that he is anti-Islam.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The magistrate's court here has acquitted former Pandan MP Rafizi Ramli over a charge of uploading a libellous article against Lembaga Tabung Haji on his Facebook account three years ago.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 — The magistrates court here acquitted and discharged PKR vice president Rafizi Ramli today of criminally defaming Lembaga Tabung Haji through an Internet post in 2016.
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PETALING JAYA, Feb 27 — The family of P. Karuna Nithi urged the police today to renew investigations into his death now that the inquest ruling that he died in custody is no longer being contested.
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SEMENYIH: Pakatan Harapan (PH) deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin stressed that the government will always strive to safeguard the rights and privileges of the Malays and Islam.
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SEMENYIH: If the appointment of the several non-Malays to top government positions is against the Federal Constitution, then Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz, who’s a lawyer, should drag the Pakatan Harapan government to court, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
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SEMENYIH (Feb 26): Pakatan Harapan (PH) deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin stressed that the government will always strive to safeguard the rights and privileges of the Malays and Islam.
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GEORGE TOWN: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim says there is no need for Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz to use racial connotation over the position of the Attorney General.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Cradle Fund CEO Nazrin Hassan died of multiple head injuries that were not caused by a charging mobile phone that supposedly exploded near him, according to the findings of a seco...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Cradle Fund CEO Nazrin Hassan died of multiple head injuries that were not caused by a charging mobile phone that supposedly exploded near him, according to the findings of a seco...
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PETALING JAYA: Barisan Nasional secretary-general Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz's statement that "it is a Malay sentiment that a non-Malay should not be Attorney General" is an insult to the Malays, says Lawyers for Liberty.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 — Former Cradle Fund CEO Nazrin Hassan died of multiple head injuries that were not caused by a charging mobile phone that supposedly exploded near him, according to the finding...
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Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz has defended his controversial Semenyih speech which allegedly calls for vernacular schools to be shut down.In his campaign speech on Sunday, he also reportedly questioned the ap...
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PETALING JAYA: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has denounced the statement by Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz regarding the appointments of non-Malays to the positions of Chief Justice, Attorney General and Finance Minister.
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysia's former tourism minister Nazri Aziz said he was called up by the police on Monday (Feb 25) over his campaign speech in Semenyih.
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PUTRAJAYA: The move to charge ex-PM’s adviser Paul Stadlen (pic) with money laundering will allow him to face extradition so that he can be tried here in Malaysia.
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KUCHING, Feb 20 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says the deportation of Sirul Azhar Umar, who was convicted and sentenced to death for murdering Mongolian model Altan...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 20 — Sirul Azhar Umar, who was convicted and sentenced to death for murdering Mongolian model Altantuya Shaariibuu, can be extradited back to Malaysia on the condition that an...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 20 — The application for leave for a judicial review by Datuk Seri Najib Razak and Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah on the appointment of Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram from leading the ...
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PUTRAJAYA: The extradition of former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng to the United States will happen after his case in the Malaysian court has been cleared, said Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
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PUTRAJAYA: The extradition of former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng to the United States may be postponed as he has to first face charges in Malaysia, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Law Society wants a Royal Commission of Inquiry to be convened after the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission and the police complete their investigations into alleged claims of judicial misconduct by Justice Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer.
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JANUARY 16 — Recently there has been much debate on whether Bersatu’s decision to accept former Umno MPs was the right thing to do.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman questioned MCA central committee member Chan Quin Er for two hours and seized her handphone as well, she says.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 — Former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng officially abandoned his action against his extradition to the US today and will head there to stand trial over charges related to the 1MD...
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ISKANDAR PUTERI: Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong has defended the Attorney General's Chamber's (AGC) decision to drop charges against activist lawyer Siti Kasim for allegedly showing her middle finger at a forum in 2016.
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ISKANDAR PUTERI, Feb 14 — The Attorney General's Chamber’s (AGC) decision to revoke charges against activist lawyer Siti Kasim for allegedly showing her middle finger at a forum in 2016 was in acc...
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PETALING JAYA: Bukit Aman has called up MCA central committee member Chan Quin Er in connection with the expose of a circular on instructions to the Attorney General's Chambers to hasten judicial hearings of high-profile cases.
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PETALING JAYA (Feb 12): The investigation into the two Scorpene submarine deal in France during Datuk Seri Najib Razak's tenure as Defense Minister is being stalled due to the absence of Hong Kong's a...
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I REFER to the report “Hanafiah questions how graft cases circular was leaked” (The Star, Feb 11).
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JOHOR BARU, Feb 11 — Activist Siti Kasim confirmed today that she will not be prosecuted for showing her middle finger to a forum three years ago as the Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) has decid...
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GEORGE TOWN: The recent leak of a circular issued by Solicitor General III Datuk Mohamad Hanafiah Zakaria is serious and dangerous, as it is internal communication from within the Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC), says Jelutong MP R.S.N. Rayer.
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PETALING JAYA: Solicitor General III Datuk Mohamad Hanafiah Zakaria has questioned how an email circular instructing the Deputy Public Prosecutors (DPP) to object to the postponement of several high profile corruption cases was leaked.
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PETALING JAYA: Solicitor General III Datuk Mohamad Hanafiah Zakaria says that the Attorney General's Chambers, while independent, is fundamentally part of the government, and as such can receive instruction from it.
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Former premier Najib Abdul Razak has today been recharged for money laundering in relation to SRC International Sdn Bhd before the Sessions Court in Kuala Lumpur.He claimed trial to the three charges...
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THERE was a time when police officers were tasked with handling all prosecution matters in the lower courts.
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PUTRAJAYA: Prominent lawyer Datuk V. Sithambaram (pic) is expected to join the prosecution team for Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s trial scheduled to begin on Feb 12.
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BUKIT MERTAJAM: The investigation papers on an accident, which involved a sports utility vehicle (SUV) that plunged into the sea off the Penang Bridge, has been submitted to the Attorney General’s C...
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TELUK INTAN: The mechanism of having banks to impose certain restrictions on men who neglect to pay alimony to their former wives after divorce will be brought to the Cabinet next month, says Datuk Dr Mujahid Yusuf Rawa.
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TELUK INTAN: The mechanism of having banks to impose certain restrictions on men who neglect paying alimony to their former wives after their divorce will be brought to the Cabinet next month, said Da...
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PETALING JAYA: Social gatherings between members of the judiciary and the law fraternity do not jeopardise integrity and impartiality of administration of justice, said the Malaysian Bar.
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PETALING JAYA: Social gatherings between members of the judiciary and lawyers do not jeopardise the integrity, impartiality of administration of justice, says the Malaysian Bar.
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KOTA BARU: The Kelantan government is ready to face the suit filed by the federal government through the Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) pertaining to the orang asli issue in the state.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Sabah Law Society (SLS) shindig which made the news yesterday for a video showing the Attorney General (AG), Chief Justice (CJ) and a Minister doing ‘The Twist’ has been blown ou...
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JKOASM chairman Tijah Yok Chopil said a more comprehensive long-term solution should be taken to resolve the matter.
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PUTRAJAYA, Jan 18 ― The apology by Goldman Sachs was necessary, but insufficient considering its role in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) financial scandal, Malaysia’s finance minister said...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17 — Prosecutors today vigorously objected to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s bid to indefinitely postpone his first-ever corruption trial which is scheduled to st...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police have assured that they are investigating the case of former DAP political aide Teoh Beng Hock’s death and there is no cover up in their probe.
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PUTRAJAYA, 15 Jan — The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) today announced the establishment of the Debt and Liability Management Committee, which is tasked with reducing the government’s debt and li...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) today announced the establishment of the Debt and Liability Management Committee, which is tasked with reducing the government’s debt and liabilities t...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 15): The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has set up a Debt and Liability Management Committee, which is tasked to reduce the government's debt and liabilities to a manageable level wit...