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July 20, 2018 9:22 AM Muslim NGO's protest against Ramasamy in support of Zakir Naik

GEORGE TOWN: Several hundred protesters from Muslim non-governmental organisations (NGOs) staged a protest against Deputy Chief Minister II Prof. P. Ramasamy's call for controversial preacher Zakir Naik to be extradited back to India. The scores of disgruntled protesters staged the protest after Friday prayers at the Masjid Jamek Shaik Eusoff in Datuk 7

July 19, 2018 1:54 PM Spain drops international arrest warrants for Puigdemont, other Catalans

MADRID: A Spanish judge on Thursday dropped European and international arrest warrants for deposed Catalan president Carles Puigdemont and other separatist leaders who fled abroad, the Supreme Court said, which means they no longer face extradition. In a court ruling, Pablo Llarena said he had taken the decision after a German court agreed to extradite 11

July 8, 2018 11:27 AM Respect extradition treaty with India

THE credibility of the Pakatan government is in the balance especially since Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad decided that controversial preacher Zakir Naik can live in Malaysia. "So long as he behaves himself" seems to be the qualifying statement for a wanted man to continue staying in Malaysia. Zakir Naik, who is being sought by the Indian police 7

July 4, 2018 3:09 PM Suspect in Taman Pelangi brutal murder to be extradited tomorrow

BANGKOK: One of Malaysia's most wanted man who was arrested by the Thai police last May will be extradited home tomorrow to face questions on his alleged role in the murder of a 44-year-old man in Taman Pelangi, Johor Baru, in December last year. Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) assistant liaison officer in Thailand, Supt Ridzuan Abdul Aziz told Bernama 10

July 2, 2018 7:05 AM Interpol warrant for Indian diamond merchant to the stars

NEW DELHI: Interpol on Monday issued an arrest warrant for India's billionaire diamond merchant Nirav Modi, tightening the noose on one of the main suspects in a US$1.8-billion, (RM7 billion) fraud at a major state-run bank. Modi, thought to be in London, is a jeweller to the stars whose celebrity clients have included Naomi Watts and Kate Winslet. His eponymous 14

June 11, 2018 11:12 AM Ex-president Martinelli extradited from US to Panama

MIAMI: Panamanian former president Ricardo Martinelli was extradited to his home country Monday to face charges of spying on journalists and political opponents. Martinelli, president 2009-2014, was transferred from the federal prison in Miami to the Opa Locka Executive Airport, where he was placed on a flight to Panama City around 6:20 am (1020 GMT, 6.20pm Malaysia 14

June 8, 2018 10:22 AM No request to extradite Sirul, says Australia

PUTRAJAYA: The Australian government has confirmed, today, that discussions have been held with the government to clarify the status of convicted murderer Sirul Azhar Umar. The statement by the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur also confirmed Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's statement that the government has not lodged an extradition 14

June 8, 2018 3:39 AM Australia gives the nod for Sirul to be extradited

PETALING JAYA: Sirul Azhar Umar will be extradited back to Malaysia within a month following a request by Putrajaya, according to British daily The Guardian. According to the daily's sources, Australian authorities have approved the request from Malaysia to extradite the former police officer who was convicted for the murder of Mongolian national Altantuya 30

May 23, 2018 1:19 PM Catalonia postpones swearing in new regional government

BARCELONA: Catalonia's new separatist president on Wednesday postponed the swearing in of his administration after Madrid rejected four regional minister who are in jail or exile over the region's independence push. Catalan president Quim Torra, who took office last week, denounced in a statement the "blockage exercised by the Spanish government" against 16

May 19, 2018 11:57 PM FARC leader wanted in US suspends hunger strike

BOGOTA: Former FARC leader Jesus Santrich said Saturday he has halted a 41-day-old hunger strike, two days after a Colombian court suspended his extradition to the United States. "In response to the clamour of these voices, I have taken the decision to temporarily suspend my hunger strike," he wrote in a letter read by academic Jairo Estrada after a visit 16