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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 594

September 3, 2018 10:28 AM Contractor charged with hitting first wife with belt

PETALING JAYA: A contractor was charged in the sessions court here today for assaulting his first wife with a belt last month. Azwardibin Zaidi, 32, pleaded not guilty to deliberately causing injury to Nurul Nadia Mohammad Salleh, 29, by hitting her with a belt and causing injuries to her body. The offence was allegedly committed by the father of five at a house 111

August 31, 2018 8:13 AM AG picks Sulaiman Abdullah, Gopal Sri Ram to lead 1MDB case

PETALING JAYA: Attorney-General Tommy Thomas has appointed Datuk Sulaiman Abdullah to replace him as lead prosecutor in the criminal case against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. "A trial of this importance and complexity requires the full-time attention of lead counsel, not just during the duration of the trial, but also in the months 128

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 99

August 28, 2018 4:20 AM Ex-MIC vice-president charged with money laundering, involving RM6m

JOHOR BARU: Former MIC vice-president Tan Sri S. Balakrishnan pleaded not guilty in the sessions court here today to two counts of money laundering, involving withdrawal transactions for RM6.012 million, between 2012 and 2013. On the first count, Balakrishnan, as a representative of Sinniyah & Sons Sdn Bhd, was alleged to be involved in money laundering 103

August 27, 2018 9:38 AM Ex-lawyer gets seven years jail for CBT

KUALA LUMPUR: A former lawyer, currently serving time for criminal breach of trust (CBT), was sentenced to seven years in prison by the Sessions Court here today for a similar offence. Judge Datuk Ahmad Kamal Arifin Ismail ordered Yap Ooi Lye, 38, to serve the sentence from the date of arrest on April 7, 2017 after she changed her plea to guilty 96

August 26, 2018 5:26 AM Five vietnamese men charged with breaking into supermarket

JITRA: Five Vietnamese men were charged with breaking into a supermarket in Ayer Hitam, Jerlun, in early July, at the Magistrate's Court here today. However, no plea was recorded from Nguyen Van Hop, Ha Van Khanh, Pham Van Xuan, Nghiem Van Long and Tran Xuan Thong, as all of them, aged between 20 and 30, did not understand Bahasa Malaysia 79

August 21, 2018 6:57 AM Former company director charged with money laundering, involving RM735,500 (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: A former company manager appointed by Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) was charged with two counts of money laundering involving a sum of RM735,500 at the sessions court today. Noraffendi Omar, 45, who worked as a manager of food coupons issued to passengers during flight delays pleaded not guilty in front of Judge Dr Gan Chee Keong to the charges 79

August 20, 2018 10:14 AM Model claiming Trump secrets pleads not guilty in Thailand case

PATTAYA, Thailand: A Belarusian model who sparked global intrigue after claiming she had evidence of Russian efforts to help Donald Trump win office pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of running an illegal "sex training" class in Thailand. Anastasia Vashukevich, better known by her pen name Nastya Rybka, has been detained in Thailand since February 113

August 19, 2018 5:15 AM Three friends face the death sentence for drug trafficking

GURUN: Three friends were charged in the magistrate's court here today with trafficking in 83.58gm of heroin. However, no plea was recorded from Yap Siang Tatt, 40, Zulhaidy Hashim, 38, and Mohamad Hasnizam Mustapa, 37, after the charge was read out to them before Magistrate Nurul Rasyidah Mohd Akit. The three men were jointly charged with trafficking 66