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March 20, 2018 12:58 PM Senior citizen jailed 12 months for outraging modesty of sister-in-law

KUALA LUMPUR: A senior citizen was jailed for 12 months by the Ampang Magistrate's Court after being found guilty of outraging the modesty of his sister-in-law at a kindergarten early last year. Magistrate Haslinda A.Raof imposed the sentence on the 64-year-old accused who was a Quran teacher at the same kindergarten after he pleaded guilty to the offence 4

March 15, 2018 3:00 PM Family lodges police report after son gets bullied

PETALING JAYA: A standard four pupil at a national primary school in Shah Alam has been bullied for close to a year, according to the boy's guardian. She said when the bullying got worse, the family made a police report against the student who was the alleged bully. "The bully had asked another student in standard one to attack the boy's younger brother 14

March 4, 2018 9:37 AM Bangladesh police say writer was attacked as 'enemy of Islam'

DHAKA: Bangladeshi investigators said Sunday that a young man accused of stabbing a celebrated secular writer at a seminar had targeted him as "an enemy of Islam". Saturday's attack on Zafar Iqbal in the northern city of Sylhet was just the latest in a series of stabbings of secular or atheist authors and bloggers in Muslim-majority Bangladesh 16

March 3, 2018 7:33 AM People should be grateful to government, says Salleh

KOTA BELUD: The people here were today reminded of the numerous assistance they have received from the government. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak pointed out that the government could provide such assistance because it was able to. "The government is capable of doing so because it always ensured that part of the collection 35

February 28, 2018 9:26 AM Donnie Yen excited about ‘Big Brother’

Donnie Yen working on one of his many projects this year. — CinemaOnline picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 28 — Although Donnie Yen has a slew of projects this year, he is most excited about the upcoming release of his own company’s new movie, Big Brother (previously reported as Dai Si Hing). As reported on Oriental Daily, the actor who also stars in the upcoming 11

February 26, 2018 3:52 PM Russian teacher dodges paedophilia sentence by marrying pupil

The professor had divorced his wife and married his student once she came of age. — Reuters picSAINT PETERSBURG, Feb 26 — A 55-year-old Russian teacher convicted for having sex with an underage pupil escaped jail time after marrying the teenager, a court said today. Yury Bondarenko, a former music conductor at an arts school in Saint-Petersburg, was convicted 10

February 22, 2018 1:09 AM Trump meets shooting survivors, suggests arming teachers

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump floated the idea of arming teachers and promised more stringent background checks on gun owners as he hosted an emotional meeting Wednesday with students who survived last week's mass shooting at a Florida school. "I just want to say before we begin, because I want to hear you, but we'll be very strong on background 11

February 16, 2018 3:43 AM Tears and guilt grip survivors at US school shooting vigils

PARKLAND: Florida teen Stacey Sayers says she is on an emotional roller coaster — happy to have survived the carnage at her high school, but overwhelmed by what her classmates have lost. The 15-year-old was one of the thousands who honoured the victims in a series of vigils on Thursday, the day after the deadly shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas 13

February 16, 2018 12:56 AM Coach, immigrant, star swimmer: the Florida shooting victims (VIDEO)

People attend a candlelight vigil for victims of yesterday's shooting at nearby Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Florida, February 15, 2018. — Reuters picPARKLAND (Florida), Feb 16 — A beloved geography teacher. A coach who doubled as a school security guard. Students on the cusp of graduating from high school, and starting their adult 13

February 14, 2018 1:26 AM US teacher's deportation postponed mid-flight

CHICAGO: The fate of a foreign-born teacher was in limbo Tuesday after his deportation from the United States was temporarily stopped while his flight was en route to his native Bangladesh. Syed Ahmed Jamal, a chemistry teacher based in Lawrence, Kansas, was taken off the flight during a layover in Hawaii — the result of a dizzying chain of events that culminated 13