Technician Charged With Murder Of Engineer

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JOHOR BARU, Jul 18 – A technician was charged in the Magistrate’s Court here today with murdering an engineer last month. However, no plea was recorded from Wong Jian Boon, 32, when the charge was read out to him by the interpreter in Mandarin. Wong from Kulai, Johor, and works in Singapore

Malaysia Airlines Settles Damages With MH17 Victims

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AMSTERDAM, Jul 18 – Malaysia Airlines has struck a deal to settle damages claims for most victims of its MH17 flight that was shot down over eastern Ukraine two years ago on Sunday, Dutch national broadcaster NOS reported. NOS cited Veeru Mewa, a lawyer representing Dutch victims.  Under the Montreal Convention, airlines must pay damages

Pupils Injured By Flying Objects In Storm Incident

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JOHOR BARU, Jul 18 – Six male students of Sekolah Agama Bandar Selesa Jaya in Skudai here were injured by flying wood splinters when the ceiling crashed into their classroom after the roof was ripped roof by strong winds, this afternoon. Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed said the 3.40pm incident

Penang Govt Must Explain Application For Third Bridge

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BUTTERWORTH, Jul 18 – The Penang DAP-led state government has been urged to explain the application to build a third bridge to link Gurney Drive and Bagan Ajam, the same with the plan to build the undersea tunnel. Opposition whip in the state assembly, Datuk Jahara Hamid said the sudden announcement by

Police Detain Woman With Pistol And Drugs

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BUKIT MERTAJAM, Jul 18 – Police detained a woman and seized a pistol and drugs in a raid on a house in Taman Pauh, Perai here Saturday. Seberang Perai Tengah District Deputy Police Chief Supt Mohd Mustafa Bidin said following a public tip-off over a week, police raided the woman’s house at

Police Nab Two Pushers With Drugs Worth RM21,000 In Besut

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BESUT, Jul 18 – Police detained two drug pushers and seized various types of drugs worth RM21,000 in an raid in Kampung Cawat, Kuala Besut here on Friday. Besut District Police chief Mohd Zamri Mohd Rowi said the Besut Narcotics Crime Investigation Department’s team raided a chicken slaughterhouse where the two suspects,

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi Holds Landmark Rebel Talks

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YANGON, Jul 17 – Myanmar’s de facto premier Aung San Suu Kyi held landmark talks with senior rebel leaders on Sunday, as she strives to seal a ceasefire with a patchwork of ethnic minority militias that have battled the national army for decades. Suu Kyi has made peace a flagship policy of

Gani Patail Denies Involvement In Tun M’s New Party

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KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 17 – Former Attorney-General Tan Sri Abdul Gani Patail has denied involvement in the new party to be formed by former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. His name was reportedly listed among the party’s top leadership in a post that became viral on social media, including Facebook and

Vietnam Detains Activists After South China Sea Ruling

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HANOI, Jul 17 – Scores of activists were detained in Vietnam’s capital Sunday as they gathered to protest against China after it rejected a recent international ruling that dismissed its claims to much of the South China Sea. Anti-Chinese sentiment runs deep in communist Vietnam but the country’s authoritarian rulers move swiftly

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