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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 87

August 5, 2018 2:29 AM Ebola outbreak in DR Congo believed to have killed 33

KINSHASA: A new outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo is believed to have killed 33 people in the east of the country, the health ministry said Saturday. Thirteen Ebola cases have been confirmed since the fresh outbreak was declared on Aug 1 in North Kivu province. While just three of the fatalities have been among the 13 confirmed 84

August 4, 2018 1:07 AM Chinese girl who vanished from US airport found safe with parents: FBI

WASHINGTON: A 12-year-old Chinese girl who disappeared from a Washington area airport, setting off a massive police hunt, was found Friday unharmed and with her parents, authorities said. JinJing Ma was considered a "critical missing juvenile" by police when they learned she left the tour group with whom she was checking in for a flight Thursday at Ronald 79

August 3, 2018 3:04 AM Man held for having sex on pavement in Singapore

SINGAPORE: A man has been arrested for having sex on the pavement along Claymore Drive, outside Orchard Towers. Singapore police said the 30-year-old suspect was apprehended on Wednesday. Officers from Tanglin Police Division established the identity of the man through follow-up investigations and by using CCTV footage. However, they have yet to establish 35

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 12:35 PM Man held to assist in Sentul motorcycle shop fire

KUALA LUMPUR: Police detained a 33-year-old local man to assist investigation on a fire which broke out at a motorcycle shop in Jalan Sentul here yesterday. Kuala Lumpur Police Chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said police believed there was an argument between the suspect and a woman at the shop before the fire broke out. "There is a criminal element in the incident 39

July 31, 2018 2:04 PM Malaysians held in Thailand for having 462 kg of ganja

SADAO: Three Malaysians – two men and a woman – were arrested by Thai police here, near the Malaysia-Thailand border for having 462 kg of ganja. The trio, together with a 37-year-old Thai woman, were in possession of the drugs when they were arrested at a house in Songchai Lane, Sanakkam District at about 5pm yesterday. Based on information, the house 22

July 30, 2018 11:19 AM Kuwaiti couple banned from leaving Sri Lanka over airport assault

COLOMBO: A Sri Lankan court Monday impounded the passports of a Kuwaiti couple who tried to smuggle a dog into the country and assaulted five customs officers who tried to stop them. A magistrate ordered immigration authorities to prevent the couple from leaving Sri Lanka and fixed a court hearing for Aug 10. The 32-year-old woman and her 29-year-old 23

July 25, 2018 10:20 AM Two nabbed over mutilated body of Bangladeshi woman

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested and remanded the suspect allegedly involved in the murder of a Bangladeshi woman whose mutilated body was found packed in two travel bags in Sungai Gombak near Putra World Trade Centre on July 5. The 37-year-old Bangladeshi man, believed to be the husband of the victim, was arrested at 2am in Johor on Tuesday 14

July 24, 2018 6:25 AM Don't be fooled by ‘good luck’ lottery scams: Michael Chong

KUALA LUMPUR: A saleswoman is RM 5,728 poorer after she was duped by a "good luck" lottery scam. The woman, who wishes to be known as Ong, today said she came across a Facebook post that claimed that it could help her change her luck. Ong sent a private message and was told to provide her date of birth, full name and employment details to a man who alleged 24