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August 27, 2018 3:47 PM Calls for justice after Bosnian reporter brutally beaten

SARAJEVO: Bosnian journalists on Monday demanded justice after a reporter said he was severely beaten by unknown attackers after covering politically-sensitive protests. The US and European Union also condemned the assault on Vladimir Kovacevic, a journalist who works for the TV network BN in Bosnia's Serb-run entity. On Sunday night he posted a photo 7

August 14, 2018 3:34 AM Rela refuses to settle out of court with accused

AMPANG: The People's Volunteer Corp (Rela) has today rejected the out-of-court settlement offer by businessman Datuk Seri Liow Soon Hee who was charged with assaulting three of its on-duty personnel. Rela Director-General Tan Sri Zulkifli Abidin said the three victims have rejected the offer on the basis that they wish for the accused to be punished 13

July 30, 2018 11:19 AM Kuwaiti couple banned from leaving Sri Lanka over airport assault

COLOMBO: A Sri Lankan court Monday impounded the passports of a Kuwaiti couple who tried to smuggle a dog into the country and assaulted five customs officers who tried to stop them. A magistrate ordered immigration authorities to prevent the couple from leaving Sri Lanka and fixed a court hearing for Aug 10. The 32-year-old woman and her 29-year-old 8

July 25, 2018 8:45 AM At least 30 killed in suicide blast on Pakistan polling station

QUETTA, Pakistan: At least 30 people were killed and dozens injured in a suicide bomb attack on a polling station as millions of Pakistanis voted in a nationwide election Wednesday. "(The bomber) was trying to enter the polling station. When police tried to stop him he blew himself up," a local administration official in the southwestern city of Quetta 10

July 24, 2018 6:05 AM Religious teacher held over sexual assault

BALIK PULAU: A religious teacher was detained by police after sexual assault reports were lodged against him. He was accused of forcing his pupils to perform lewd acts on him. The 40-year-old teacher was arrested at the Southwest district education department office at about 10am today. Southwest district police chief ACP A. Anbalagan said four other 24

July 15, 2018 12:53 PM Police believe bad debts behind Friday night shooting in Cheras

KUALA LUMPUR: Police investigators believe that the motive behind a gunman opening fire at a nightspot in Taman Maluri, Cheras here on Friday was over debts owed to certain parties linked to the criminal underworld. Sources said certain clues obtained in the case pointed towards bad debts as the cause of the incident and the shooting was meant to intimidate 7

July 8, 2018 12:04 PM Assault victim staggers 250m before dying

MALACCA: The body of a man, who was believed to have been attacked with a sharp object and killed, was found sprawled in a pool of blood on the five-foot path of a shop in Jalan Berkat 2, Taman Malim Jaya here, this morning. Malacca Centre police chief ACP Afzanizar Ahmad said the body which was identified as that of Koo Kar Chung, 56, from Taman Malim 10

June 30, 2018 9:23 AM Two more country homes Rawang assault suspects detained

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested two more male suspects in an assault case at Bandar Country Homes, Rawang, near here early this morning. Selangor CID chief SAC Fadzil Ahmat said the two suspects were detained at around 1 am today in Bandar Baru Kundang. He said the two aged between 20 to 30, had past criminal records for drugs. "Yesterday, we arrested 13

June 28, 2018 12:02 AM Libyan sentenced to 22 years over Benghazi attack

WASHINGTON: Libyan Ahmed Abu Khattala was sentenced Wednesday in Washington to 22 years in prison for his role in the 2012 Benghazi attack that killed a US ambassador and three others. Prosecutors were unable to convince a jury that Khattala, leader of a militant group who had been photographed watching the attack on Sept 11, 2012, was directly to blame 17

June 24, 2018 9:50 AM US tells Syria rebels not to expect help against army assault

BEIRUT: The United States has warned rebels in southern Syria that they should not expect military intervention if government troops launch an assault against them, a rebel commander told AFP Sunday. Russian-backed government forces are preparing an offensive to retake Syria's southern provinces of Daraa and Sweida, still mostly held by rebels who had been backed 16