Saifuddin: Four crimes to be governed by M’sian laws if Rome Statute ratified

KUALA LUMPUR: Genocide, war crimes, humanitarian crimes and invasion would come under Malaysian laws if the country ratified the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), says Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah. He said after ratification, the new laws

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Perak govt cannot interfere with Songkran festival

IPOH: The Perak government cannot meddle with the Songkran Festival as it is an annual celebration organised by the Siamese community in Pengkalan Hulu, the Perak Legislative Assembly was told today. State Tourism, Arts and Culture Committee Chairman Tan Kar Hing

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Iran’s Sadaf Khadem wins title in France but wanted at home for defying Islamic dress code

ROYAN: An Iranian woman, Sadaf Khadem who became the country’s first female boxer to win an international fight, intends to stay in France, her spokesperson said Wednesday, adding an arrest warrant had been issued against her in Iran. Sadaf Khadem

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Najib Trial: Ex – premier’s cheques recipients revealed

KUALA LUMPUR: Ambank’s cheque processing centre senior manager Badron Hisham Mohd confirmed that a series of cheques from Ambank and AmIslamic that was cashed. The cheques is believed to be from from former premier Datuk Seri Najib Razak. Under Najib’s

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E-hailing provides opportunity for OKU to be self-dependent

KUALA LUMPUR: The government´s move to amend regulations under the Road Transport Department to allow people with disabilities (OKU) to register as e-hailing drivers will provide an opportunity for them to be self-dependant. It is among efforts being planned by

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Special draw awaits visitors to MSAM 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Takaful IKHLAS is organising a special draw, the Cabutan Rezeki IKHLAS, for visitors to the Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia (MSAM) 2019 starting April 19 at Sungai Petani’s Amanjaya Mall. Visitors who choose to take up existing family takaful

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Tan: Position will be decided by the party and Johor MB

JOHOR BAHRU: Johor Science and Technology Committee chairman Tan Hong Pin today confirmed that a discussion about his position as a member of the executive committee took place recently. However, he stressed that the final decision would be made by

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Seven foreigners among 16 arrested for alleged online gambling

KUALA LUMPUR: Seven foreign nationals were among 16 men aged between 21 and 65 arrested in raids at two shophouse premises in Taman Miharja, Cheras, here, on suspicion of being involved in online gambling activities, Tuesday night. Cheras district police

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Environmentalist: Saving Klang Gates Quartz Ridge good move

KUALA LUMPUR: An environmentalist has hailed the government moves to leave untouched the Klang Gates Quartz Ridge in Gombak, Selangor, under the renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project. Andrew Sebastian, who is also a naturalist and an established certified

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Matriculation woes for Indian students to be resolved soon

PUCHONG: The problems faced by Indian students who have been denied a chance for the matriculation has cropped up once more. Many parents and students have vented out their frustrations on social media over their failure in getting placements for

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