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July 26, 2018 11:14 AM Indian police detain 450 after violent minority protests

MUMBAI: Almost 450 people were in custody in the Indian state of Maharashtra on Thursday after clashes between thousands of protestors from the Maratha minority and police charging with batons and firing tear gas, officials said. Like other communities in India the Marathas, who make up around 30 percent of the western state's 110 million people, want quotas 9

July 21, 2018 1:19 AM Drastic measures to free country from illegal immigrants beginning Aug 30: DG

KUANTAN: The Immigration Department has pledged to free the country from illegal immigrants beginning Aug 31. Its director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali (pix) said the department would further intensify the operation to detain illegal immigrants from the date. He said those who would be detained also include the employers who hire and harbour illegal 7

June 26, 2018 7:23 AM US suspends key part of zero tolerance policy

WASHINGTON: The director of US border control has said migrant parents crossing in from Mexico illegally will for now no longer be referred for prosecution, US media reported, effectively suspending a key plank of the "zero tolerance" policy. US Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan, who made the announcement Monday to reporters 11

June 24, 2018 11:40 AM Police detain Miri's most wanted criminal

MIRI: The police have arrested a local man, believed to be the most wanted criminal, for his alleged involvement in various crimes in the district at 12.15pm yesterday. Miri district police chief ACP Lim Meng Seah said the 30-year-old suspect was arrested at a house in Jalan Taman Piasau where police also found various items, believed to be the loots 8

June 22, 2018 1:29 PM Police detain two men for breaking into Jamal's home

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have detained two local men believed to have been involved in a case of breaking into the home of Sungai Besar Umno division head Datuk Seri Jamal Md Yunos in Ampang here on Sunday. Ampang Jaya District Police Chief ACP Hamzah Alias said both men, aged 29 and 25, were detained in separate raids in Paroi, Negeri Sembilan on Wednesday 7

June 3, 2018 12:54 PM Police detain lawyer for allegedly threatening DPP

GEORGE TOWN: The police have detained a lawyer after he was alleged to have threatened a deputy public prosecutor (DPP) at a court here on Thursday. Sources said the 40-year-old DPP, together with a colleague were in court and had just finished hearing the result of a drug case under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act when the incident occurred at 12.50pm. "As the police 9

May 23, 2018 9:47 AM Police detain four suspects in Banting

SHAH ALAM: The police shot and injured one of four youths after a getaway car they were in, failed to stop for inspection but instead, rammed into two police multi-purpose vehicles (MPV) in Jalan Bunga Pekan, Banting today. Selangor CID chief, SAC Fadzil Ahmat said the incident occurred when a police MPV from the Kuala Langat police headquarters stumbled 10

April 6, 2018 9:28 AM Two Ijok settlers action committee members remanded for four days

The men are the chairman and the deputy chairman of the Ijok Phase 1 and 2 Settlers’ Action Committee, aged 75 and 66, respectively. — iStock.com pic via AFPPUTRAJAYA, April 6 — Two men were remanded for four days from today on suspicion of receiving bribes in connection with the Mutiara Alam and Alam Utama abandoned projects under the Phase II and III of the Bukit 9

April 3, 2018 11:25 PM MACC detain three for RM150,000 bribery

A Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission source said a bank officer and a married couple aged 37 and 36 were detained in connection with bribery. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, April 4 — A 30-year-old bank officer was among three individuals detained around Putrajaya in connection with bribery involving RM150,000 yesterday morning. A Malaysian 15

March 25, 2018 11:18 AM German police arrest ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont

BERLIN: German police on Sunday arrested Catalonia's former president Carles Puigdemont as he crossed over by car from Denmark. Puigdemont "was arrested today at 11:19am by Schleswig-Holstein's highway patrol force," a German police spokesman told AFP, adding that the detention was based on a European warrant. Puigdemont's party spokeswoman Anna Grabalosa 11