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July 26, 2018 11:14 AM Japan, home of the high-tech loo, hopes basic toilet can save lives

TOKYO: Japan may be famous for high-tech toilets, but one local firm is hoping a much more basic model can help solve deadly sanitation problems in developing countries. More than two billion people around the world do not have access to basic sanitation facilities, and children are especially susceptible to diseases that can spread without hygienic 81

July 23, 2018 8:14 AM Accused claims he was threatened by prison officers to admit killing Morais

KUALA LUMPUR: The sixth accused in the murder trial of deputy public prosecutor Datuk Anthony Kevin Morais told the High Court here that he and five other accused were threatened, so that they would admit to murdering Morais at the trial. S. Nimalan, 25, claimed that the threat was made by several prison officers on April 10 at the Sungai Buloh Prison 15

June 27, 2018 7:24 AM College student kills himself with gun stolen from shooting range

SUBANG JAYA: A 19-year-old student killed himself in the restroom of his college with a gun that he stole from a shooting range nearby. In the incident on Tuesday, the student was at a shooting range in Petaling Jaya, which he had been a member of since 2015 when he stole a pistol and sneaked it out. Subang Jaya district police chief ACP Mohammad Azlin 14

May 23, 2018 3:11 PM Teen wins battle in US 'toilet wars'

WASHINGTON: A US federal court ruled Wednesday in favour of a transgender teenager who fought for years to use the men's bathrooms at his high school in Virginia. In February, President Donald Trump's administration overturned rules set by his predecessor Barack Obama requiring public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms 53

May 18, 2018 9:08 AM Richard Riot's pistol found in Wisma Seberkas

KUCHING: A semi-automatic Smith-and-Wesson gun, which was found in a toilet in Wisma Seberkas last Wednesday, has been confirmed as belonging to Serian Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Richard Riot Jaem. Sarawak CID chief SAC Denis Leong Soo Kuai said police confirmed that the pistol belonged to Riot after receiving a report of its loss and investigated 35

April 10, 2018 10:33 AM Enjoy clean toilets when fuelling with Petron

Petron Retail Business head Faridah Ali said the campaign is part of Petron’s service quality program to offer clean, comfortable and safe toilets for customers. — Picture courtesy of Petron MalaysiaKUALA LUMPUR, April 10 — Petron Malaysia aims to make its petrol stations a favourite pit-stop by providing facilities of a high standard, especially clean 20

March 23, 2018 8:38 AM Father, friend arrested as cops probe toddler’s death

Taiping Police District Chief Assistant Commissioner Mohamad Taib said that the victim was believed to have fallen into the pool and drowned. — Picture courtesy of PDRMIPOH, March 23 ― A tiles installer and his friend were arrested to assist into an investigation surrounding the death of his two-year-old son. It was understood that the toddler allegedly 25

March 2, 2018 6:32 AM Kit Siang injured after slipping at home

Lim Kit Siang, who was slated to attend the 4th anniversary commemoration event for the MH370 tragedy on Saturday afternoon in Kuala Lumpur, will be absent for the event. ― Picture by Miera ZulyanaPETALING JAYA, March 2 — DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang suffered a minor injury to his forehead after slipping in the toilet at his home in Gelang 25

February 27, 2018 11:13 AM Taiwan urges calm over panic buying of toilet paper

A customer looks at items displayed on shelves at a supermarket in Shenyang. Taiwan called for calm today after a desperate run for toilet paper that emptied supermarket shelves in Taiwan. — Reuters picTAIPEI, Feb 27 — Taiwan’s premier called for calm today following a desperate run on toilet paper on the island, sparked by speculation of imminent price 28

February 20, 2018 2:35 PM Immigration busts document, stamp forging syndicate

Immigration director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali said the syndicate had been active for the past 18 months with a regular clientele from the Klang Valley. ― Picture by Yusof Mat IsaPUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 — The Immigration Department busted a document and stamp forging syndicate allegedly masterminded by a Pakistani national in a raid last night at a premises 21