US to charge Malaysia businessman in 1MDB scandal: report

US authorities plan to lodge criminal charges against a businessman suspected to be at the centre of a corruption scandal that has embroiled Malaysia’s prime minister, the Wall Street Journal reported. Allegations that huge sums were misappropriated from the Malaysian state fund 1MDB have triggered a scandal which has buffeted Prime Minister Najib Razak, who

Interpol warrant issued for four N. Koreans: Malaysia

Interpol has issued an international arrest warrant for four North Koreans wanted by Malaysian investigators in connection with the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, the...

Interpol warrant issued for four N. Koreans: Malaysia

Disney shelves ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in Malaysia after cuts

Disney has indefinitely postponed the opening of its film Beauty and the Beast in Malaysia after censors in the Muslim-majority nation reportedly cut out a “gay...

Disney shelves ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in Malaysia after cuts

Malaysia censors ‘gay moment’ in Beauty and the Beast

Malaysian censors have reportedly cut out a “gay moment” in the Disney film Beauty and the Beast before agreeing to its release in the Muslim-majority nation. The cuts...

Malaysia censors ‘gay moment’ in Beauty and the Beast

Elderly couple on evening jog in neighborhood park killed by lightning strike

An elderly couple was struck by lightning while on their evening jog in the neighborhood park yesterday. The pair, who were in their 50s, were found lying face down on the ground...

Elderly couple on evening jog in neighborhood park killed by lightning strike

Badminton: Malaysian Lee Chong Wei wins ‘surprising’ fourth All-England title

Lee Chong Wei, Malaysia’s veteran world number one, captured the All-England Open on Sunday with a trampling 21-12, 21-10 win over China’s unseeded Shi Yuqi. It was...

Badminton: Malaysian Lee Chong Wei wins ‘surprising’ fourth All-England title

Kim murder suspects holed up in N. Korean Embassy, Malaysian police ready for ‘five year’ stake out

Malaysia will wait to question suspects in the Kim Jong-Nam killing believed to be holed up in Kuala Lumpur’s North Korean embassy “even if it takes five years”,...

Kim murder suspects holed up in N. Korean Embassy, Malaysian police ready for ‘five year’ stake out

Pyongyang bans Malaysians from leaving North Korea: KCNA

Pyongyang is banning all Malaysian citizens from leaving North Korea, state media said Tuesday, potentially holding them hostage amid an increasingly heated diplomatic row over...

Pyongyang bans Malaysians from leaving North Korea: KCNA

Malay woman rescues dog after hit-and-run accident; receives donations for its surgery

Another day, another case of an animal rescue. This time, it’s a Malay woman who reportedly saw a car intentionally hit a dog while it stood by the roadside. As the...

Malay woman rescues dog after hit-and-run accident; receives donations for its surgery

Malaysia gives boot to North Korean ambassador, levels key accusations

Malaysia expelled North Korean ambassador Kang Chol on Saturday, giving him 48 hours to leave the country after Kuala Lumpur said Pyongyang had failed to offer an   apology over...

Malaysia gives boot to North Korean ambassador, levels key accusations

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