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August 2, 2018 6:07 AM IGP: Transfer of Gombak chief a lesson on illegal gambling

KUALA LUMPUR: The transfer of former Gombak district police Chief ACP Ali Ahmad should serve as a lesson to all the district police chiefs, including state police chiefs on the importance of eradicating illegal gambling activities. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the police have no choice but to take action if senior police 27

August 2, 2018 12:08 AM Amnesty accuses Turkey of tolerating Syrian rebel abuses in Afrin

ISTANBUL: Amnesty International on Thursday accused Turkish forces of allowing Syrian armed groups to commit major rights abuses in the northern region of Afrin, urging Ankara to immediately end the violations. Turkey and allied Syrian rebels seized control of Afrin earlier this year after a military operation which ousted a Kurdish militia that is an ally of the United 29

August 1, 2018 9:41 AM The rich get richer and the poor get poorer in Pakatan’s ‘New’ Malaysia

About 20% of Malaysia’s 32 million population live in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur. There are about 14 million cars on Malaysian roads. More than 50% of the cars are in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur. Most of the toll highways are also in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur. Hence, if they remove toll charges, then 20% of Malaysians who own more than 50% of the cars will benefit 35

July 31, 2018 1:25 PM ‘Fima suit due to disagreement on pricing’

PETALING JAYA: Datasonic Group Bhd, which is yet to receive notice of Fima Corp Bhd’s suit against it, said the issue was due to a disagreement between unit Datasonic Technologies Sdn Bhd (DTSB) and Percetakan Keselamatan Nasional Sdn Bhd (PKN) on the pricing of the 1.5 million Malaysian passport booklets supplied and should be far less than the claim 75

July 31, 2018 4:45 AM 30 years on, 'new age militancy' stokes Kashmir conflict

SRINAGAR, India: A home-made bomb set off the insurgency against Indian rule in Kashmir 30 years ago, but "new age" fighters using social media assaults alongside guns are taking the battle to new heights of bitterness. The explosion at the Srinagar telegraph office doorway on July 31, 1988 caused no casualties but lit the fuse on a conflict that rights 80

July 31, 2018 2:31 AM First Senate Democrat meets with Trump's Supreme Court pick

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump's US Supreme Court nominee finally met with a Democrat on Monday, as Senator Joe Manchin bucked his party and welcomed Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill. The appeals court judge offered smiles but no remarks to reporters as he entered Manchin's office and left two hours later — the longest of his meetings to date with senators 81

July 30, 2018 1:02 PM Top Glove fails in bid to freeze Adventa Capital assets, plans appeal

PETALING JAYA: Top Glove Corp Bhd will be appealing against the Kuala Lumpur High Court’s decision to dismiss its application to freeze the assets of Adventa Capital. “The company wishes to announce that Top Glove and Top Care’s Mareva application against Wong Chin Toh, Low Chin Guan and ACPL in the Writ Action as well as against Adventa Capital in the KL OS in aid of the Singapore 72

July 29, 2018 12:57 PM Axiata to book non-cash loss on Idea-Vodafone deal

PETALING JAYA: Axiata Group said it is likely to book a RM1.5 billion to RM3 billion non-cash financial loss from the merger of 16.33% owned Idea Cellular and Vodafone Idea Ltd, which will make it the largest carrier in India by subscribers and revenue market share. Together, Axiata Group said in a statement, Vodafone Idea will serve a customer base of 440 million 20

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 75

July 21, 2018 11:40 PM Indonesian 15-year-old raped by brother jailed over abortion

JAKARTA: A 15-year-old girl who was raped by her older brother has been jailed for six months for having an abortion, an Indonesian official said Saturday. The girl was sentenced Thursday alongside her 17-year-old brother in a closed hearing at Muara Bulian District Court on the island of Sumatra, court spokesman Listyo Arif Budiman said. "The girl was charged 74