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March 20, 2018 12:58 PM Senior citizen jailed 12 months for outraging modesty of sister-in-law

KUALA LUMPUR: A senior citizen was jailed for 12 months by the Ampang Magistrate's Court after being found guilty of outraging the modesty of his sister-in-law at a kindergarten early last year. Magistrate Haslinda A.Raof imposed the sentence on the 64-year-old accused who was a Quran teacher at the same kindergarten after he pleaded guilty to the offence 14

March 17, 2018 9:26 AM Drug case suspect found hanged in police custody

A suspect remanded for a drug abuse case was found hanged to death at the Selama police station lock-up today. — AFP picIPOH, March 17 — A suspect remanded for a drug abuse case was found hanged to death at the Selama police station lock-up today. The deceased, Nizam Idris, 39, from Batu Kurau, Perak, had been remanded for four days until today under 15

March 16, 2018 12:09 PM Man charged with murder of China national wife

KUCHING: A businessman was today charged in the Sri Aman magistrate's court, about 280km from here, with the murder of his wife early this month. According to the charge sheet, Wong Zing Haw, 41, allegedly killed China national Yan Xi, 31, between Feb 25 and March 3. The charge under Section 302 of the Penal Code provides for a death sentence upon conviction 19

March 13, 2018 8:58 AM 30 drug addicts ordered to undergo treatment, rehabilitation

JOHOR BAHRU: A total of 30 drug addicts, aged between 25 and 55, were ordered to undergo a two-year treatment and rehabilitation on a voluntary basis. The order was issued by Magistrate Aizureen Sahira Sauffee Affendi at a court here today under Section 6 (1) (a) of the Drug Dependants (Treatment and Rehabilitation) Act 1983. Those arrested would be placed 48

March 10, 2018 8:47 AM Penang undersea tunnel probe: Datuk Seri released on RM150,000 bail

A Datuk Seri, who was remanded to facilitate investigations into an alleged RM19 million bribe to close the probe on the RM6.3 billion Penang undersea tunnel project was released today. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa PUTRAJAYA, March 10 — A businessman with a ’Datuk Seri’ title, who was remanded to facilitate investigations into an alleged RM19 million bribe 24

March 9, 2018 4:42 AM Actor Farid Kamil claims trial to giving false evidence

Actor and director Datuk Farid Kamil is accused of giving the fake information in his complaint filed at 5.54pm January 31 at the Taman Tun Dr Ismail police station. — Picture by Mukhriz HazimPETALING JAYA, March 9 — Local celebrity Datuk Farid Kamil was today charged at the Magistrates’ Court here with providing false information in a police complaint 46

March 8, 2018 5:28 AM USM lecturer accused of getting job with fake cert

GEORGE TOWN: A 51-year-old man, accused of getting a job as a lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) for three years by providing false qualification certificate 10 years ago, has claimed trial at the magistrate's court here today. N. Thevananthan appeared calm in the dock when two charges were read to him. For the first charge, he allegedly cheated 21

March 6, 2018 6:43 AM Ziana Zain’s husband charged with causing hurt to son

Ziana Zain's (pic) husband, Armin Zaharin Ahmad Zambri, claimed trial to whipping the alleged victim with a cane at a house in Denai Alam. — Picture via Instagram/iamzianazainSHAH ALAM, March 6 — The husband of local well-known singer and actress Ziana Zain was charged in the Magistrate’s Court here today with voluntarily causing hurt to their son aged 10. Armin 25

March 6, 2018 3:41 AM Petronas engineer, wife remanded over Sabah bribery case

PUTRAJAYA: A 58-year-old Petronas Chemical Group engineer and his 49-year-old wife have been remanded for six days from today until March 11 to facilitate investigations into bribery allegations for a project in Sabah. Magistrate Khir Nizam Jemari granted the order following an application from the Malaysia Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). The couple 19

March 5, 2018 8:36 AM 'Datuk Seri' denies molesting staff

LABUAN: A prominent Labuan businessman was charged at the magistrate's court here today with molesting a female staff aged 23. Datuk Seri Peter Kong pleaded not guilty to committing the offence at the restaurant of a hotel here, around 10 pm on Dec 23, 2017. The charge under Section 354 of the Penal Code carries maximum 10 years' imprisonment, a fine and whipping 14