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September 5, 2018 6:05 AM ‘God’ charged over hoax bomb call to Sri Pentas

PETALING JAYA: A man, who claimed to be God, was charged at the magistrate's court today over a false call claiming there was a bomb at Sri Pentas Bandar Utama. Nur Azhan Kamaludin, 46, pleaded not guilty to the charge of making criminal threats by calling Petaling Jaya police control centre and saying he had placed a bomb in Sri Pentas TV3. The unemployed 91

September 4, 2018 11:29 AM Man who torched private hospital a mentally unstable

GEORGE TOWN: The man who yesterday poured and lit petrol, resulting in five including a doctor and three nurses being burned in the urology unit of a private hospital in Jelutong, was a mental patient. Northeast District Police chief ACP Che Zaimani Che Awang said the 39-year-old man who was detained had received treatments for mental illness at the Penang 29

August 27, 2018 3:16 PM Vatican rolls back on pope's remarks on psychiatric help for gay children

VATICAN CITY: The Vatican on Monday rolled back on Pope Francis' recommendation that parents seek psychiatric help for children who show homosexual tendencies. The pope made the comments to journalists as he was flying back to Rome from Ireland, but the Vatican later removed his phrase from its official account, saying he had not meant to suggest that homosexuality 7

August 5, 2018 4:23 AM Stress leads to more depressed Malaysians: Lee Lam Thye

KUALA LUMPUR: Depression will be a major mental health illness Malaysians will suffer from by 2020 as more people are expected to experience increased stress due to work and family pressure, said Patron of the Malaysian Psychiatric Association (MPA) Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye. He said according to the 2017 National Health and Morbidity Survey, 29% of Malaysians 11

August 1, 2018 2:12 PM Establish a mental hospital in Sabah's east coast

TAWAU: Assistant Minister of Health and People's Wellbeing, Norazlinah Arif suggested that a Hospital Bahagia for mentally ill patients be established in Sabah's east coast. She said that up until now there was only one mental hospital in Kota Kinabalu namely Hospital Mesra Bukit Padang which accommodates mental patients from all over Sabah. "One (hospital) 21

July 29, 2018 2:27 AM How low can you go, Najib asked

PETALING JAYA: DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang has asked embattled former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak how low he can stoop in making a wild, false and unfounded claim. How low can you go, in saying I am equating Islam with kleptocracy, Lim asked Najib in a statement today. "Let all Umno and PAS leaders who claim that I am equating Islam with kleptocracy 7

July 11, 2018 11:00 AM India signals support for legalising gay sex

NEW DELHI: The Indian government Wednesday signalled it would not oppose a move to decriminalise homosexuality, as the country's top court chewed over appeals to overturn a colonial-era ban. Section 377 of the penal code, a relic from 1860s British legislation, bans gay acts as "carnal intercourse against the order of nature" and allows for jail terms 22

July 3, 2018 7:39 AM First Video: Missing Thai boys found by British divers

BANGKOK: "How many of you?" asks the British voice loudly, a torchlight scanning the gaunt, hungry boys crowded on a muddy bank. "Thirteen? ... Brilliant" — a remarkable short exchange captured on video has electrified Thailand and paved the way for an astonishing rescue. The video, which captures the twelve dishevelled and emaciated boys and their football 62

May 15, 2018 8:46 AM Dismissed attachment teacher awarded RM50,000 in damages

PUTRAJAYA: A mother of four who lost her job as an attachment teacher for being pregnant was awarded RM40,000 in damages by the Federal Court today, for breach of constitutional damages. A five-man bench chaired by Chief Judge of Malaya Tan Sri Ahmad Maarop, allowed Noorfadilla Ahmad Saikin's appeal, and granted an additional RM10,000 to her for gender 14

May 15, 2018 6:35 AM Durant, Thompson power Warriors over Rockets in NBA playoffs

WASHINGTON: Kevin Durant scored 37 points and Klay Thompson added 28 as defending champion Golden State defeated season win-leader Houston 119-106 in Monday's opener of their NBA playoff semi-final series. Stephen Curry added 18 points, six rebounds and eight assists for the Warriors, who were outclassed early but battled back to seize the lead in the best-of-seven 27