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August 20, 2018 10:14 AM Model claiming Trump secrets pleads not guilty in Thailand case

PATTAYA, Thailand: A Belarusian model who sparked global intrigue after claiming she had evidence of Russian efforts to help Donald Trump win office pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of running an illegal "sex training" class in Thailand. Anastasia Vashukevich, better known by her pen name Nastya Rybka, has been detained in Thailand since February 87

August 20, 2018 8:57 AM Residents confident PH candidate Wong can build on predecessor's legacy

KUALA LUMPUR: The people of Batu 11 Cheras, which falls under the Balakong constituency, are confident that Pakatan Harapan's (PH) candidate Wong Siew Ki will continue the legacy of the previous DAP assemblyman, the late Eddie Ng Tien Chee. Speaking after a press conference at Jalan Pekan, Kampung Baru Balakong, Lim Chin Yuan, 58, village head of Batu 11 Cheras 111

August 20, 2018 8:01 AM 6 college students nabbed for drug trafficking

SERDANG: Police have detained six students of a private college in Bandar Puchong Jaya and a former student of the same college for suspected involvement in drug trafficking. Serdang district police chief ACP Ismadi Borhan said the suspects, aged between 21 and 24, were picked up in two locations, including at an apartment, in Bandar Puchong Jaya last Thursday 44

August 20, 2018 4:57 AM Only a fool would sign AES agreement, says Loke

PUTRAJAYA: Proceeds from the Automated Enforcement System (AES) summons went to the two concessionaires and not the government, as the agreement was lopsided. Transport Minister Anthony Loke (pix) said the agreement between the former Barisan Nasional government and the two concessionaires, Ates Sdn Bhd and Beta Tegap Sdn Bhd was a lopsided one. "Only 49

August 20, 2018 4:18 AM Abu Talib appointed to TH board

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Attorney General Tan Sri Abu Talib Othman has been appointed a member of the Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) board. TH, in an announcement on its website, said Abu Talib began his directorship on Aug 10, together with Malaysia Professional Accountancy Centre chief executive officer Datuk Zaiton Mohd Hassan and the Deputy Chairman, Shariah 147

August 18, 2018 11:59 AM Ghana declares week of mourning after death of Annan

ACCRA: Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Saturday declared a week of mourning to pay homage to former UN chief and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan. Describing Annan as a "consummate" diplomat, Akufo-Addo said in a statement that Ghana was "deeply saddened" by news of his death in Switzerland on Saturday after a short illness. Born in Kumasi, the capital 81

August 18, 2018 9:47 AM Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies at 80 (Updated)

GENEVA: Former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died Saturday after a short illness at the age of 80, his foundation announced. "It is with immense sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce that Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, passed 43

August 18, 2018 7:18 AM Police to record Lim Guan Eng's statement over missing GST refunds

KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng's statement over the missing RM19.25 billion in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Refunds Trust Account will be recorded by the police next week. Lim, who is also DAP Secretary-General, said his full cooperation with the police proves that the new government wants the truth to prevail. He said former Prime Minister 56

August 17, 2018 11:35 AM National Housing Policy aims to provide cheaper, comfortable homes for B40, M40

PUTRAJAYA: The National Housing Policy, which is expected to be rolled out in Sept, aims to provide cheaper and comfortable affordable homes for the Bottom 40% (B40) and the Middle 40% (M40) households, said Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin. She said the policy, which is being reviewed and now at the final stage, would address 42

August 17, 2018 11:12 AM The truth about 1MDB must be told: KJ

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin today said that the truth about 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal must be told to the people and that he fully agreed that the case is reopened for investigation by the Auditor-General and the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). He said not only the people wanted to know the true story 39