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April 30, 2018 10:12 AM MyWatch chairman freed of intimidation-cum-extortion charge

SEREMBAN: Malaysian Crime Watch Task Force (MyWatch) chairman Datuk R. Sri Sanjeevan was freed by the Magistrate's Court here today, on a charge of criminal intimidation and extortion allegedly committed about two years ago. Magistrate Mohd Zaki Abdul Rahman made the decision after finding the prosecution had failed to establish a prima facie case against 33

April 9, 2018 1:55 AM Mourinho plays down Guardiola’s ‘mistake’ in Pogba claim

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola (right) and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester April 7, 2018. — Reuters picMANCHESTER, April 9 — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho denied any rift with Manchester City rival Pep Guardiola, but believes his counterpart made a mistake in claiming he had been offered the chance 50

April 5, 2018 1:40 AM European tourists not kidnapped in Cameroon, tour operator says

Tourists, who were held hostage, gather after they were freed in Yaounde, Cameroon April 3, 2018 in this picture taken from video. — Reuters picYAOUNDE, April 5 — A group of European tourists travelling in southwest Cameroon were not kidnapped, their Swiss tour operator said yesterday, contradicting government reports that separatist militants had held them hostage 48

April 2, 2018 3:39 PM Cops arrest Datuk politician for drug abuse

KUALA LUMPUR: A division chief of a prominent political party who holds the title of Datuk was arrested in a police raid today for drug abuse. The man who is in his 50's was at an entertainment centre at Jalan Imbi when a police team from the Dang Wangi district police headquarters conducted a raid following a tip-off in the wee hours of the morning 22

March 29, 2018 9:51 AM Paris attacks suspect faces April 23 verdict over Brussels shootout

Salah Abdeslam as seen in a courtroom sketch - he is being held in France for his alleged involvement in the 2015 Paris attacks. — AFP picBRUSSELS, March 29 — The prime surviving suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks will face a verdict on April 23 in a separate case involving a shootout in Brussels in 2016, a Belgian court said today. Salah Abdeslam is being 45

March 29, 2018 8:44 AM Korean Air 'nut rage' heiress returns to management

SEOUL: A Korean Air heiress known for her "nut rage" tantrum that sparked national uproar four years ago made a comeback to management on Thursday, a spokesman said. At a shareholders meeting, Korean Air subsidiary KAL Hotel Network approved Cho Hyun-ah, 44, as its president, the spokesman said. Cho, a daughter of Korean Air chief Cho Yang-ho, then the company's 53

March 22, 2018 10:53 AM Zimbabwe pardons 3,000 prisoners to clear packed jails

HARARE: Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who succeeded ousted Robert Mugabe in November, has pardoned at least 3,000 prisoners to clear out overpopulated jails, officials said Thursday. The pardon will see the release of all female prisoners except those serving life terms, as well as all disabled and juvenile prisoners. Terminally-ill prisoners 61

March 12, 2018 10:11 AM Five dead in New York river helicopter crash

NEW YORK: Five people have died after a helicopter owned by a tour group plunged into Manhattan's East River, police said on Monday. The red chopper, which is owned by tourism group Liberty, was carrying six people including the pilot when it crashed into the river near the upscale Upper East Side neighborhood shortly after 7:00 pm (2300 GMT, 7.00am Malaysia 35

March 12, 2018 9:49 AM Zahid: Anwar can be released by June 8

Home Minister Datuk Seri Zahid Hamidi said Anwar's release is calculated based on the Prison Act 1995 and the Prisons Regulations 2000. — Picture by Shafwan ZaidonKUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — The Home Ministry has confirmed to Parliament that former Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim can be freed from his prison sentence on June 8 this year. In a written 46

March 12, 2018 1:15 AM Two dead after helicopter crashes in New York City’s East River (VIDEO)

Paramedics and members of the NYFD perform CPR on a victim of a helicopter crash in New York, March 11, 2018. — Reuters pic NEW YORK, March 12 — A helicopter carrying six people crashed in New York City’s East River last night, killing at least two and sending three to the hospital in critical condition. Two of the five passengers died at the scene 55