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July 20, 2018 9:52 AM Bribery probe: Remand of three cops extended, two released

SEREMBAN: The remand order on three of the five policemen who were detained to facilitate investigations into a corruption case involving the sale of drugs, has been extended. The policemen aged between 29 and 51, were remanded last Sunday after they were suspected of soliciting a RM5,000 bribe from a man. A 29-year-old suspect was remanded for seven 4

July 18, 2018 1:50 PM Grab driver detained with drugs in Bukit Mertajam

BUKIT MERTAJAM: Police detained a man who is a Grab driver, and seized ketamine, ecstasy and eramin 5 pills worth RM5,700 in a Kia Optima at a parking area in Jalan Bayu Mutiara, here on Monday. Seberang Perai Tengah (SPT) District Police Chief ACP Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid said a police team on patrol in the area conducted a check on the 32-year-old 6

July 18, 2018 3:08 AM Mexico's next government to weigh legalising drugs

MEXICO CITY: Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has given his future interior minister "carte blanche" to explore the possibility of legalising drugs in a bid to curb violent crime, she said Tuesday. Olga Sanchez Cordero, a former Supreme Court judge tapped to lead the interior ministry, drew applause when she made the comment at a university 3

July 17, 2018 10:39 AM Single mother among four siblings nabbed in drug raid

BALING: The National Anti-Drugs Agency (Nada) has detained four siblings, including a single mother, for allegedly turning their home in Kuala Ketil near here into a drug den. Baling Nada chief Mohamad Nasir Md Radzi said the woman and her brothers, aged between 18 and 28, were picked up at the house in an anti-narcotics operation, dubbed "Ops Cegah" 3

July 16, 2018 10:52 AM Huge drugs haul intercepted in Bali: Indonesia police

DENPASAR: Bali police said Monday they had intercepted a huge haul of Australia-bound cold relief tablets that contained a key ingredient for making illicit drugs. Some 600,000 pseudoephedrine tablets being sent from South Korea to Australia were found during a stopover on the Indonesian resort island, they said. Indonesian authorities said they were tipped 7

July 16, 2018 6:49 AM Police cripple drug syndicate, nab five in JB

JOHOR BARU: Police believe they have crippled a drug trafficking syndicate here with the arrests of five men and seizure of various drugs worth RM126,000 last Saturday. Johor Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department chief ACP Lukas Aket said the suspects, aged between 22 and 42, were picked up in two raids around Kempas here from 2pm to 7pm. "The seized 16

July 13, 2018 7:40 AM Wanted man shot for attacking policemen

SHAH ALAM: A policeman shot a wanted man in the right thigh after he attempted to attack policemen with a knife in Sabak Bernam, early today. Sabak Bernam District Police chief Supt Nor Azmi Isa said the incident took place on Jalan Panchang Bedena at 2.45am after the 37-year-old man, wanted for criminal intimidation, started to run away upon seeing 9

July 12, 2018 5:08 AM Police looking for witness in drug trafficking case

GEORGE TOWN: Police are looking for a witness to testify in a drug trafficking case at the Penang High Court. Northeast district police chief ACP Anuar Omar said police are looking for P. Mages, 30, to testify in a case under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952. He said the last known address of the woman was Taman Alma Sejahtera, in Bukit Mertajam 5

July 11, 2018 10:06 AM 'Clear evidence of need' in N. Korea: UN aid chief

SEOUL: The United Nations' humanitarian chief said Wednesday he had seen "clear evidence" of need in North Korea — where one fifth of children are malnourished — during a rare trip. Mark Lowcock's visit to the impoverished, isolated country this week is the first such trip by a UN undersecretary for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator 10

July 9, 2018 2:03 PM Russian rights activist goes on trial in Chechnya

MOSCOW: A leading Russian rights activist went on trial in Chechnya on Monday, charged with drug possession in a case that has sparked concern from Western officials and rights groups. Oyub Titiyev, 60, heads a branch of Russia's top rights group Memorial, the last such body to remain active in the North Caucasus region ruled with an iron fist by strongman 7