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April 13, 2018 1:09 PM Armed robbery: Two friends sentenced to 12 years jail, whipping

PETALING JAYA: Two friends were sentenced to 12 years jail and were ordered to be given seven strokes of the rotan each by the sessions court here today, for committing armed gang robbery in January. Judge Mabel S. Muttiah meted out the sentences on mechanic S. Theventhiran, 38, and personal driver M. Nagan Kumar, 40, after they changed their plea to guilty 9

February 22, 2018 5:00 AM Four arrests over Taiwan’s ‘first’ bitcoin robbery

Bitcoin (virtual currency) coins placed on Dollar banknotes, next to computer keyboard, are seen in this illustration picture, November 6, 2017. — Reuters picTAIPEI, Feb 22 —Taiwan police have arrested four men over a bitcoin robbery worth T$5 million (RM666,145) in what they said was the first case of its kind on the island. Bitcoin is a virtual currency 15

February 12, 2018 5:08 AM MMEA arrests nine, seizes RM2.5m worth of smuggled ciggarettes, liquor

JOHOR BARU, Feb 12 ― The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) foiled an attempt last Saturday to smuggle into the country various brands of cigarettes and liquor valued at RM2.5 million. An MMEA team intercepted a boat carrying the contraband at about 6 pm about 1.9 nautical miles off Tanjung Piai, Pontian, arrested the nine Indonesian crew and seized 3

January 22, 2018 10:49 PM So, how late do Asean cities party? Here’s how KL compares

The TREC entertainment district is the only one in Kuala Lumpur allowed to operate until 5am, but the Kuala Lumpur mayor said the permitted operating hours may be shortened following police advice. ― Picture by Zuraneeza ZulkifliKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 — The recent announcement by Kuala Lumpur mayor Tan Sri Mhd Amin Nordin Abdul Aziz that the operation 11

January 12, 2018 3:53 AM Drake swaps Hennessy for whiskey in IPO of his liquor business

Drake, in collaboration with spirits producer Brent Hocking, plans to launch an initial public offering of the artist’s liquor company, Virginia Black. — Reuters picTORONTO, Jan 12 — R&B phenom and rapper Drake might have had One Dance with a Hennessy in his hand, but now he’s betting on his very own brand of whiskey. Drake, in collaboration with spirits 23

December 19, 2017 2:34 PM KLIA Customs seize 20.4 tonnes of firecrackers, fireworks

SEPANG: The Royal Malaysian Customs Department at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) raided three stores and thwarted an attempt to smuggle 20.4 tonnes of firecrackers and fireworks in Selangor last Wednesday. The KLIA Enforcement Division and the Customs Operational Battle Force Response Assault (Cobra) tactical unit struck the stores located 17

October 7, 2017 3:49 AM Signboards banning alcohol consumption put up in Butterworth, Prai

BUTTERWORTH: Signboards prohibiting the public from drinking liquor or alcoholic beverages have been put up at several public parks and playgrounds near here. The signboards, which were erected at five locations on Friday, warned that it was an offence to consume alcohol in a public area under Section 268 of the Penal Code for causing public nuisance 14

September 21, 2017 2:10 PM Tengku Adnan clarifies on beer festival

KUALA LUMPUR: Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor today dismissed an allegation of him having stated that the "Better Beer Festival 2017" planned for next month in the city was cancelled due to political and religious factors. Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) denied approval for the festival due to security reasons, he said, adding 10

September 19, 2017 10:43 PM City Hall being unfair, say bar owners

Some 6,000 people were expected to attend this year’s festival. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — City Hall’s rejection of the application to host next month’s Better Beer Festival 2017 has left a number of pub owners and operators perplexed. Edmund Anthony, music director of Backyard Pub in Sri Hartamas, said the rejection was unfair 18

September 19, 2017 8:29 AM KL’s beer fest decision an invasion of non-Muslims’ civil rights, Penang CM says

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said DBKL’s reason for the beer festival ban in Kuala Lumpur did not make sense. — Picture by K.E.OoiGEORGE TOWN, Sept 19 — The cancellation of a beer festival in Kuala Lumpur is an invasion of non-Muslims’ civil rights, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng said today. The Penang chief minister said Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s 57