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May 23, 2018 3:11 PM Teen wins battle in US 'toilet wars'

WASHINGTON: A US federal court ruled Wednesday in favour of a transgender teenager who fought for years to use the men's bathrooms at his high school in Virginia. In February, President Donald Trump's administration overturned rules set by his predecessor Barack Obama requiring public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms 4

May 23, 2018 7:33 AM I don't fear repercussion advising Najib over 1MDB

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said he had no fear of losing his job in the Cabinet when advising former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak to investigate the issue of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Mohd Shafie, who is also a former Rural and Regional Development Minister under Najib's government, said he was aware 4

May 22, 2018 1:41 PM Kevin Morais' death has nothing to do with 1MDB: MACC chief commissioner

KUALA LUMPUR: The high-profile murder of deputy public prosecutor Datuk Anthony Kevin Morais has nothing to do with the RM2.6 billion "donation", the SRC International Sdn Bhd or even the 1Malaysia Development Board (1MDB) scandal. Instead, according to Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief Commissioner Datuk Seri Mohd Shukri Abdull, the Kevin Morais' 5

May 18, 2018 9:08 AM Abolishing tolls will impact RM53b of toll-road bonds, sukuk: RAM

KUALA LUMPUR: RAM Ratings (RAM) expects bonds and sukuk issued by toll road concessionaires to be affected by the new administration's intention to abolish the imposition of highway tolls. The rating agency said while the government has indicated that it would uphold the terms of the concessions in implementing the proposal, the settlement terms in the event 10

May 18, 2018 9:08 AM Richard Riot's pistol found in Wisma Seberkas

KUCHING: A semi-automatic Smith-and-Wesson gun, which was found in a toilet in Wisma Seberkas last Wednesday, has been confirmed as belonging to Serian Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Richard Riot Jaem. Sarawak CID chief SAC Denis Leong Soo Kuai said police confirmed that the pistol belonged to Riot after receiving a report of its loss and investigated 11

May 17, 2018 9:39 AM WHO says Ebola outbreak has spread to DR Congo city

GENEVA: The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has spread to a city, the World Health Organization said Thursday, raising concern the deadly virus may prove tougher to contain. "One new case of Ebola virus disease has been confirmed in Wangata, one of the three health zones of Mbandaka, a city of nearly 1.2 million people in Equateur 12

May 17, 2018 6:39 AM Female traffic police officer remanded over bribery case

KLANG: The Magistrate's Court here ordered a female traffic police inspector to be remanded for five days beginning today to facilitate investigation into a case of soliciting a RM2,000 bribe three days ago. Magistrate Nik Nur Amalina Mat Zaidan allowed the application from the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to remand the 28-year-old woman 9

May 16, 2018 6:51 AM Stakes raised for Mourinho-Conte feud in Cup final showdown

LONDON: Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte renew hostilities with the stakes heightened when Manchester United and Chelsea face off in Saturday's FA Cup final needing silverware to mask this season's flaws. Conte's need is the greater. Having missed out on Champions League football for next season, many expect the Wembley showpiece to be the Italian's final 14

May 15, 2018 1:32 AM New trial for US man whose lawyer proclaimed him guilty

WASHINGTON: The US Supreme Court ordered a new trial on Monday for a Louisiana man whose lawyer told a jury he had committed a triple murder despite his claims of innocence. In a 6-3 ruling, the top US court said the lawyer in the case should have abided by the wishes of accused murderer Robert McCoy. McCoy, now 44, was convicted in 2011 of shooting 10

May 10, 2018 12:21 AM Lesson to be learnt from PH Johor victory

JOHOR BARU: Pakatan Harapan's (PH) victory in Johor where it won 36 state seats is a lesson to be learnt. Johor PH vice-president Salahuddin Ayub said it proved that when a mandate had been given to a political party, it must fulfil its obligations to the people instead of taking them for granted. It must not waste that opportunity as was the case with the Barisan 28