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August 8, 2018 11:03 AM Architect claims trial to gross indecency charges

KULAI: An architect pleaded not guilty in the magistrate's court here, today to three counts of committing gross indecency towards three women between July 2016 and January last year. On the first charge, Mohamad Nizam Abdul Razak, 44, who was attached to the Kulai Municipal Council (MPKu), was alleged to have committed gross indecency by flashing his private 39

August 8, 2018 9:41 AM Firebrand Sri Lankan monk sentenced to rigorous imprisonment

COLOMBO: A firebrand Buddhist monk was sentenced to six years' rigorous imprisonment in Sri Lanka on Wednesday for contempt of court. Galagodaatte Gnanasara had already been sentenced to six months in June for intimidating a woman, whose cartoonist husband was abducted by the military, during a trial two years ago. The Court of Appeal handed down Wednesday's 107

August 6, 2018 11:33 PM England cricketer Stokes mocked gay couple before brawl, court told

BRISTOL: England cricketer Ben Stokes mocked a gay couple's "camp behaviour" before losing his self-control and knocking two other men unconscious in a street fight last September, a court heard on Monday. Stokes – on trial for alleged affray – acted in "revenge, retaliation or punishment" and was involved in a "sustained episode of significant violence" 110

August 5, 2018 9:29 AM Najib told to prove Arul Kanda earned RM10m before joining 1MDB

GEORGE TOWN: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has been told to furnish evidence that former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) CEO Arul Kandasamy was paid RM10 million a year prior to joining the investment firm. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said he wanted the former premier to prove that Arul was earning much more while working in the private 60

August 2, 2018 12:20 PM Death penalty 'inadmissible' in Catholic teaching update

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis has declared the death penalty "inadmissible" in an update of Catholic believers' most important guide to Church teaching, the catechism, the Vatican announced Thursday. "The Church teaches, in the light of the Gospel, that 'the death penalty is inadmissible because it is an attack on the inviolability and dignity of the person' 93

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 93

July 27, 2018 3:29 AM New judge for Najib's trial?

KUALA LUMPUR: Speculation is rife that the court case of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix) is to be heard by a new judge with High Court judge Datuk Mohd Sophian Abdul Razak reported to be transferred to a different division. After the case was heard earlier this month before Mohd Sofian, reports emerged that he was the younger 21

July 24, 2018 7:45 AM Seoul considers reducing troops along N. Korea border zone

SEOUL: South Korea is considering withdrawing some troops from its border zone with North Korea as a confidence-building measure after their landmark summit, the defence ministry said Tuesday. The ministry said it would withdraw some soldiers and equipment at guard posts inside the Demilitarised Zone on a trial basis, and consider a gradual expansion 94

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 17

July 17, 2018 7:26 AM Johnny Depp, ex-managers settle financial lawsuit

LOS ANGELES: Johnny Depp has reached a settlement with his former business managers, his representatives said Monday, allowing the Oscar-nominated American actor to avoid a trial over his finances that promised paparazzi fervor. A spokesperson said Depp, 55, was "pleased" with the confidential agreement reached with The Management Group, the company 106