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July 30, 2018 3:44 AM Najib gets to drop suit against Pua despite objection

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court has allowed former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak to withdraw his defamation suit against Damansara MP Tony Pua. Judge Datuk Mohd Zaki Abdul Wahab today allowed the withdrawal despite Pua's objection, ruling the prejudice against the latter was not significant. He ordered for the suit to be withdrawn with the condition 4

July 29, 2018 4:18 AM CJ leads 200 staffers in cleaning up Court Complex (Updated)

PETALING JAYA: Over 200 personnel of the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex came together to clean it up today which was not cleaned for 20 days by cleaners who went on strike over unpaid wages. Toilets at the complex had gone unwashed, floors unswept and rubbish uncollected, which made it unpleasant for lawyers, judges and court staff to work with such conditions 8

July 24, 2018 12:10 AM Investigation opened after complaint against Spanish football boss – reports

MADRID: A complaint has been lodged against the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) president Luis Rubiales accusing him of trying to finance work on his house through the union of players he chaired, according to Spanish media reports on Monday. Radio Cadena SER, which first reported the story, said a court in Valencia opened a preliminary inquiry after 6

July 18, 2018 6:30 AM Malaysia appoints Singapore law firm to claim 1MDB monies

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Government has appointed a Singapore law firm as its solicitors to institute legal action against 53 individuals and companies to claim monies belonging to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). According to a source, Attorney-General Tommy Thomas approved the appointment of the firm, Tan Rajah & Cheah, early this week. The source 4

July 12, 2018 7:49 AM Effects of GST not fully felt yet: Saifuddin

KUALA LUMPUR: The small drop in the prices of goods is the reason why the people have not been able to fully feel or realise the effects of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) which was zero-rated since June 1. Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Saifuddin Nasution Ismail (pix) said the prices of goods appeared to remain the same as over 70% of 417 goods 10

July 10, 2018 1:57 PM Sri Lanka arrests alleged cop killer monk

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan police Tuesday arrested a Buddhist monk who allegedly strangled a police officer investigating a paedophilia charge against him at a remote temple in the island's south. The 53-year-old unarmed police officer was killed by the 37-year-old monk who resisted arrest at Ratnapura, 100km south-east of Colombo, police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera 4

July 8, 2018 9:08 AM Tealive Asia to stay open for the time being

KUALA LUMPUR: All outlets of Tealive Asia will remain open until further instruction from the courts, the company said on its social media. Tealive operator Loob Holdings Sdn Bhd has filed for an appeal and the matter will be heard in the Federal Court on July 16. Loob Holdings lost in its application to stay an injunction order granted by the Court 5

July 7, 2018 6:46 AM Key points of Britain's post-Brexit trade plan

LONDON: Here are the key points of the British government's proposal agreed Friday for the future relationship with the European Union after Brexit, centred on a new "free trade area for goods". The plan says it would avoid checks on the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland and protect manufacturing supply lines, while also fulfilling domestic 13

July 5, 2018 12:06 AM A night in Mandela's prison cell – yours for US$300k

JOHANNESBURG: For rich corporate executives, fine food, expensive wine and five-star hotels come as standard. But one discerning top boss with a spare US$300,000 (RM 1.2 million) will give up creature comforts for a night in the cramped prison cell that was Nelson Mandela's home for 18 years. That is according to organisers of the annual CEO sleepout 11

July 4, 2018 3:10 AM Najib pleads not guilty to CBT, abuse of power (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: After being charged with three counts of criminal breach of trust (CBT) and one count of abuse of power, former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak pleaded not guilty to the extensive corruption case of RM42 million linked to SRC International Sdn Bhd. When taken to the High Court, he claimed trial to the charges involving the state 6