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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 7

July 19, 2018 11:37 AM Let's move forward: Kayveas

KUALA LUMPUR: The MyPPP war may have seen its ending with the Registrar of Societies (RoS) officially naming Tan Sri M. Kayveas as the interim president along with nine others in an interim committee on July 10. Kayveas said the interim committee is made up of five people who are against him and were involved in his sacking but he has accepted the decision 8

July 19, 2018 8:25 AM Appeals court dismisses former TV3 news editor's appeal in defamation suit

PUTRAJAYA: Former TV3 news chief editor lost his appeal at the Court of Appeal here today against the High Court order for him to pay RM50,000 in damages to Termeloh Lands assistant administrator for slander. The decision was delivered by a three-man panel comprising Justices Datuk Abang Iskandar Abang Hashim, Datuk Hasnah Mohammed Hashim and Datuk Rhodzariah 9

July 18, 2018 1:35 PM APFT takes legal action against former director

PETALING JAYA: APFT Bhd’s board of directors are taking legal action against its former director Datuk Faruk Othman for allegedly misappropriating funds, causing the company’s fall into the Practice Note 17 (PN17) category and breach Main Market Listing Requirements. Its board of directors told the stock exchange that the company has filed a Writ and Statement 4

July 18, 2018 6:30 AM Malaysia appoints Singapore law firm to claim 1MDB monies

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Government has appointed a Singapore law firm as its solicitors to institute legal action against 53 individuals and companies to claim monies belonging to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). According to a source, Attorney-General Tommy Thomas approved the appointment of the firm, Tan Rajah & Cheah, early this week. The source 3

July 18, 2018 1:31 AM Thirteen dead, one missing in Mexico land struggle: Officials

OAXACA, Mexico: At least 13 people were killed and one was reported missing after a dispute between two groups over land in Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca erupted in violence, local prosecutors said Tuesday. The deadly gun attack took place Monday in Yautepec district, when members of one communal land association "were attacked" by members of a neighbouring 6

July 17, 2018 10:32 AM Cambodia calls campaign to boycott election a 'crime'

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia's election commission on Tuesday described calls to boycott a controversial election on July 29 as a "crime" and said authorities were already pursuing charges against those who criticised the vote. Strongman leader Hun Sen is set to extend his 33-year grip on power in the upcoming election after supporting the dissolution of the main opposition 6

July 17, 2018 10:11 AM Tan Sri Zaharah Ibrahim is new Chief Judge of Malaya

PUTRAJAYA: Tan Sri Zaharah Ibrahim was today sworn in as Chief Judge of Malaya — the second female to be appointed to the position. Her appointment follows the consent of Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V on July 11, under advise from Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed and after convening with the Council of Rulers. When asked by the media 4

July 17, 2018 9:16 AM Umno gives police one week to provide documents on money seized in 1MDB raids

KUALA LUMPUR: The police have been given seven days by Umno lawyers to provide relevant documents and information on the RM116.7 million seized from Pavilion Residences, Kuala Lumpur, during investigations into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB). They said a letter had been issued to the police and have given the authorities a "reasonable" seven days to respond 5

July 15, 2018 7:22 AM PH's choice for Dewan Rakyat Speaker has vast experience in law

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Court of Appeal judge Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof, who is the Pakatan Harapan's choice for the ninth Speaker of the Dewan Rakyat, is well versed in commercial law, banking, securities, arbitration, constitutional and administrative law. Mohamad Ariff, 69, from Sungai Petani, Kedah, graduated with a Bachelor of Law from University 5