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April 26, 2018 10:57 AM Court sentences Adam Rosly to 6 months in jail, RM30,000 fine

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sessions Court today sentenced Ampang PKR Youth chief Adam Rosly to six months' imprisonment and a RM30,000 fine for giving false statements to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) in a graft probe last year. He was charged with committing the offences at the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya between 9am and 12.15pm on Feb 10, 2017, and between 20

April 13, 2018 1:09 PM Armed robbery: Two friends sentenced to 12 years jail, whipping

PETALING JAYA: Two friends were sentenced to 12 years jail and were ordered to be given seven strokes of the rotan each by the sessions court here today, for committing armed gang robbery in January. Judge Mabel S. Muttiah meted out the sentences on mechanic S. Theventhiran, 38, and personal driver M. Nagan Kumar, 40, after they changed their plea to guilty 11

April 4, 2018 8:53 AM Court upholds 10-year imprisonment on canteen helper for supporting Daesh

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal here today upheld the 10-year imprisonment meted out by a High Court against a canteen helper who pleaded guilty to charges with supporting terrorism and possession of a shirt with the symbol of the Daesh terrorist group. A panel of three judges headed by Judge Datuk Wira Mohtarudin Baki made the decision after dismissing 6

April 1, 2018 10:07 AM Kuwait court sentences couple to death for Filipina's murder

KUWAIT CITY: A Kuwaiti court on Sunday sentenced in absentia a Lebanese man and his Syrian wife to death by hanging over the murder of a Filipina maid, a judicial source said. The court issued the sentence in the first hearing in the case of Joanna Demafelis, the 29-year-old maid whose body was found in a freezer in Kuwait earlier this year. The sentencing 10

March 9, 2018 8:45 AM Japan sentences Peruvian to death over 2015 killing spree

TOKYO: A Peruvian man found guilty of murdering six people in Japan during a killing spree in 2015 was sentenced to death on Friday, a court spokeswoman said. Vayron Jonathan Nakada Ludena was arrested in 2015 after six people were found stabbed to death in a residential neighbourhood near Tokyo. The Saitama district court found him guilty of killing 19

March 1, 2018 12:18 AM Oscar-nominated gay love film banned in Tunisia

In this file photo taken on February 5, 2018 Italian film director Luca Guadagnino attends The Hollywood Reporter 6th Annual Nominees Night, in Beverly Hills. — AFP picTUNIS, March 1 — Tunisia’s ministry of culture has banned the Oscar-nominated film Call Me By Your Name, a love story between two men, one of its main distributors said yesterday. The feature 17

February 28, 2018 9:32 AM Appeals court rejects bid by four ex-Genneva directors to stay jail sentences

PUTRAJAYA: Four former directors of gold investment firm Genneva Sdn Bhd (GSB) convicted of money-laundering and receiving unlicensed deposits involving transactions worth more than RM200 million were denied a stay of their eight-year jail sentence, pending hearing of their review application. The Court of Appeal's three-man bench comprising Datuk Rohana 13

February 1, 2018 12:43 AM Singapore owners of unregistered e-bikes to face fines from today

E-bike owners who have not registered their vehicles or continue to use non-compliant bikes could face hefty fines and jail sentences from today. — Picture courtesy of Land Transport Authority SINGAPORE, Feb 1 — E-bike owners who have not registered their vehicles or continue to use non-compliant bikes could face hefty fines and jail sentences from today 12

December 13, 2017 10:55 PM Ecuador court sentences VP to six years in jail in Odebrecht graft case

QUITO: An Ecuadorean court on Wednesday sentenced Vice President Jorge Glas to six years in jail after finding him guilty in Brazilian construction company Odebrecht SA's corruption scandal. The prosecutor's office had accused him of receiving a roughly US$13.5 million (£10 million) bribe from Odebrecht through his uncle. Glas was suspended from his duties 6

November 22, 2017 11:29 AM Mafia godfather buried amid friends and foes in Corleone

ROME: Former "boss of bosses" Toto Riina, one of the most feared godfathers in the history of the Sicilian Mafia, was buried Wednesday in his hometown of Corleone. Riina, who had been serving 26 life sentences and is thought to have ordered more than 150 murders, was laid to rest in the family tomb, which sits near the graves of other famed mobster-in-chiefs 19