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August 29, 2018 12:23 PM Belgian TV presenter arrested over armed robbery

BRUSSELS: One of Belgium's top football TV presenters has been arrested as part of a police probe into a series of armed robberies, prosecutors said Wednesday. Stephane Pauwels, who has hosted football shows for Belgian and French TV, was held for questioning for "possible complicity" in an armed robbery in 2017 in the town of Lasne, south of Brussels 9

August 29, 2018 10:28 AM Qatar World Cup worker fell to his death: Contractor

DOHA: A Nepalese labourer who died working at a World Cup stadium in Qatar fell to his death, one of the main contractors at the site said. The 23-year-old scaffolder died on August 14 at the $680 million (RM2.79 billion) Al Wakrah stadium, one of the proposed venues for the controversial 2022 tournament. "We can confirm this worker lost his life. He was performing 8

August 21, 2018 10:28 AM MACC raids Sabah Forestry Dept offices, officers' homes

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has seized documents from several offices of the Sabah Forestry Department (JPS) and its officers' homes as part of the agency's ongoing corruption probe. According to a source, the MACC had carried out simultaneous raids at several locations in Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Tawau and Tambunan 10

August 14, 2018 8:24 AM 40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: new Red Cross toll

SANAA: Forty children were among 51 people killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike on a bus in rebel-held northern Yemen, the Red Cross said in a new toll Tuesday. Fifty-six children were also among the 79 people wounded in the Thursday strike on Saada province, a rebel stronghold that borders Saudi Arabia, the International Committee of the Red Cross 15

August 14, 2018 7:29 AM Former Brazil finance minister charged with corruption

BRASÍLIA: Former Brazil finance minister Guido Mantega was indicted Monday on money laundering and other charges as part of the corruption scandal that has rocked the country's business and political elites. Mantega, 69, is accused of taking money from construction giant Odebrecht in exchange for helping to advance legislation that favoured the company 17

August 9, 2018 8:00 AM Govt to table report on Felda financial woes

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will table a report on the financial problems that have afflicted the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) as well as the government's plans to recover the agency. According to Economic Affairs minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali, the government wants to get to the crux of the agency's cash flow problem which he largely attributed 8

August 7, 2018 7:23 AM MACC to quiz Najib at 5pm

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has summoned ex-premier Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak for further questioning today over the RM42 million scandal involving SRC International Sdn Bhd, a former subsidiary of state-owned investment arm 1Malaysia Development Berhad. Sources told theSun that Najib was ordered to show up for the session 9

August 5, 2018 9:29 AM Najib told to prove Arul Kanda earned RM10m before joining 1MDB

GEORGE TOWN: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has been told to furnish evidence that former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) CEO Arul Kandasamy was paid RM10 million a year prior to joining the investment firm. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said he wanted the former premier to prove that Arul was earning much more while working in the private 14

July 27, 2018 9:03 AM Is it true the case against Guan Eng is going to be dropped?

Lim Kit Siang told Najib Tun Razak that he already knows how to suck eggs so no need to teach him how to suck eggs. “I do not want to be rude, but Najib should be aware of the idiom not to teach grandmother to suck eggs,” said Kit Siang. “What is Najib’s credibility worth, when he was the Prime Minister, he teamed up with Penang billionaire Jho Low to commit 36

July 20, 2018 9:52 AM Bribery probe: Remand of three cops extended, two released

SEREMBAN: The remand order on three of the five policemen who were detained to facilitate investigations into a corruption case involving the sale of drugs, has been extended. The policemen aged between 29 and 51, were remanded last Sunday after they were suspected of soliciting a RM5,000 bribe from a man. A 29-year-old suspect was remanded for seven 9