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September 4, 2018 11:29 AM Man who torched private hospital a mentally unstable

GEORGE TOWN: The man who yesterday poured and lit petrol, resulting in five including a doctor and three nurses being burned in the urology unit of a private hospital in Jelutong, was a mental patient. Northeast District Police chief ACP Che Zaimani Che Awang said the 39-year-old man who was detained had received treatments for mental illness at the Penang 49

September 2, 2018 4:59 AM Man who insulted Islam in viral video nabbed

PETALING JAYA: Police have arrested a man following a viral video that stirred religious sentiments. Selangor CID chief SAC Fadzil Ahmat said a report against a video that went viral was lodged on Aug 30. "The report was made based on the viral video of a man who insulted Islam. Selangor police arrested the 24-year-old man at around 3.40am on Sunday 13

August 29, 2018 12:23 PM Belgian TV presenter arrested over armed robbery

BRUSSELS: One of Belgium's top football TV presenters has been arrested as part of a police probe into a series of armed robberies, prosecutors said Wednesday. Stephane Pauwels, who has hosted football shows for Belgian and French TV, was held for questioning for "possible complicity" in an armed robbery in 2017 in the town of Lasne, south of Brussels 12

August 29, 2018 10:26 AM Iran has arrested 'dozens of spies': Intelligence minister

TEHRAN: Iran's intelligence minister said "dozens of spies" had been arrested as part of a crackdown on espionage and dual nationals and alluded to an agent Iran had placed in the Israeli government, Iranian media reported on Wednesday. Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi did not provide details of the "dozens of spies", or over what period they had been arrested 23

August 28, 2018 6:22 AM MMEA senior officer in remand for corruption, money laundering

CHUKAI: A Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) senior officer with the rank of Lieutenant Commander is in remand for seven days for alleged corruption and money laundering. Kemaman Sessions Court judge Badrul Munir Mohd Hamdy issued the remand order following an application by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). According to a MACC source 13

August 27, 2018 2:31 PM Police detain five Rohingyas in connection with robbery, house break-in cases in four states

SEREMBAN: Police detained five Rohingyas in connection with robbery and house break-in cases in four states including Negri Sembilan since 2013. Negri Sembilan police chief Datuk Noor Azam Jamaludin said the suspects, four men and a woman, aged 20 to 25, were arrested on July 26 in several raids under "Ops Cantas Rohingya" around Ampang and Seremban 9

August 27, 2018 1:02 PM Drug syndicate busted, seven arrested, RM8.55m in pills seized

GEORGE TOWN: Penang police have busted a drugs syndicate with the arrest of seven suspects and seizure of RM8.55 million worth of WY amphetamine (pill kuda) pills. Penang police chief Comm Datuk Seri A. Thaiveegan lauded his officers over their success at a press conference today. The suspects, aged between 19 and 36, are being investigated under Section 14

August 27, 2018 11:16 AM Spanish police seize cocaine-stuffed pineapples

MADRID: Spanish police said Monday they have seized 67kg of cocaine found inside dozens of hollowed-out pineapples at Madrid's main wholesale fruit and vegetable market. The drug-stuffed fruits were found at the sprawling Mercamadrid market among a shipment of pineapples that arrived in the Portuguese port of Setubal by ship from Costa Rica and was then transported 10

August 27, 2018 11:02 AM Counter terrorism cop confirms elements of terrorism among Rohingya refugees

KUALA LUMPUR: Federal Special Branch Counter Terrorism Division principal assistant director DCP Datuk Ayob Khan Mydin Pitchay said there is a possibility that a jihad could be brewing with the Rohingyas who are exposed to extremist ideologies. "They will be recruited by the terror groups and sent back to Myanmar to wage war," he said. He revealed that there 15

August 26, 2018 2:34 PM Police arrest six men, seize contraband cigarettes worth RM80k in Kota Tinggi

KOTA TINGGI: Police foiled attempts to smuggle in contraband cigarettes by a syndicate known as 'Geng Apeng', following the arrest of six men, including an Indonesian national, in four separate raids carried out in Tanjung Belungkor, here yesterday. Kota Tinggi district police chief Supt Ahsmon Bajah said the first raid was carried out by a team comprising 18