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May 16, 2018 11:12 AM Missing activists allegedly abducted by Bukit Aman team

KUALA LUMPUR: Missing activist Amri Che Mat and Pastor Raymond Koh were allegedly abducted by a team from Bukit Aman. Dropping a bombshell, Amri's wife Norhayati Mohd Ariffin today claimed that a police informer had revealed this on May 12 in the presence of her daughter. "This police officer, who had asked not to be named, told us that he knew who had taken 31

May 15, 2018 11:25 AM Police aide-de-camp to ex-PM, ex-DPM transferred

KUALA LUMPUR: The police aide-de-camp (ADC) of former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak and former deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi were re-assigned to other police departments in a reshuffle today. Also transferred was Ahmad Zahid's director of operations cum policing adviser Commissioner Datuk Zamri Yahya who was moved 55

May 14, 2018 6:05 AM Police pledge commitment to serve under new Home Minister

KUALA LUMPUR: The police have pledged their commitment in carrying out their duties following the appointment of Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as Home Minister. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said police congratulated Muhyiddin on his appointment, which was announced by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Saturday. "We are committed 19

May 8, 2018 1:27 AM Ex-Grizzlies coach Fizdale named coach of NBA Knicks

NEW YORK: David Fizdale, fired as coach of the Memphis Grizzlies last Nov, was named Monday as the new coach of the NBA's struggling New York Knicks. The 43-year-old American — who has served assistant coaching stints with Golden State, Atlanta and Miami — took on the challenge of reviving a woeful side that has missed the playoffs for five consecutive 20

May 7, 2018 11:24 AM IS claims assassination of Iraq election candidate

BAGHDAD: Gunmen shot dead a parliamentary candidate at his home in northern Iraq on Monday, a local official told AFP, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group. The candidate was "shot dead" by armed men at dawn "after they forced their way into his home," said Salah al-Juburi, a local official in Qayyarah, 70km south of Mosul city. The official 50

May 4, 2018 1:19 AM High Court has no jurisdiction to hear Tian Chua's case (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court has ruled that it has no jurisdiction to hear Tian Chua's suit on his disqualification as an election candidate. Stating that Tian Chua's suit is "an election dispute", High Court (Appellate and Special Powers) judge Datuk Nordin Hassan said the challenge on the rejection of nomination papers is included as part of an election 20

May 3, 2018 1:24 PM PKR fails to get court order for police probe on voters' transfer to Wangsa Maju

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today dismissed a leave application by a voter in Wangsa Maju to compel the police to investigate the alleged massive transfer of voters in the Electoral Roll to the parliamentary constituency. Judge Datuk Nordin Hassan dismissed the application by Taman P. Ramlee PKR (in Wangsa Maju) leader S. Raveentheran, after allowing 15

April 29, 2018 4:48 AM 12 MCA members sacked for violating party constitution

ALOR STAR: Twelve MCA members were sacked from the party today for breaching the party's constitution. MCA Disciplinary Board chairman Tan Sri Chor Chee Heung said seven of them were sacked for standing as candidates for rival parties and as independents in the 14th general election (GE14), while the remaining five for becoming proposers and seconders 30

April 27, 2018 2:04 PM Royal baby Louis is 11th British prince

LONDON: Prince William and his wife Kate's new baby son, named Friday as Prince Louis, is the 11th living British royal with the title prince. Seven are descended from Queen Elizabeth II and three are her first cousins. The other is her husband Prince Philip who, having renounced his titles as a Greek and Danish prince in order to marry, was created 84

April 27, 2018 4:03 AM News portal files review, declares Anti-Fake News Act 'unconstitutional'

KUALA LUMPUR: A news portal today filed a judicial review application on the recently gazetted Anti-Fake News Act 2018, declaring that it violates the Federal Constitution. Malaysiakini, through its company MKINI Dotcom Sdn Bhd, has named the government and the Home Ministry as respondents in the case. In its application, it said that the Anti-Fake News Act violates 28