Vietnam suspect accused of Kim Jong Nam murder gets mental health check after losing Malaysian release bid

Huong claims she was tricked by North Korean spies into assassinating Kim by smearing a nerve agent on his face and believed it was a prank for a reality TV show.

Crime

Malaysian jailed for more than ten years for insulting Islam on social media

Malaysian jailed for more than ten years for insulting Islam on social media

Those found guilty of anti-religious activity can be punished with a jail term of two to five years.

Dutch teen model Ivana Smit died in Malaysia due to ‘misadventure’, not homicide: coroner

Dutch teen model Ivana Smit died in Malaysia due to ‘misadventure’, not homicide: coroner

The death was classified as a "misadventure".

Report: Wife and stepsons of dead Cradle Fund CEO to be charged with his murder

Report: Wife and stepsons of dead Cradle Fund CEO to be charged with his murder

After nearly of year of twists, turns, and mouth-dropping revelations, police this morning arrested the wife of Nazrin Hassan, along with her two teenage sons, and will be...

Tired, weak and hungry: Dozens of Rohingya found in Malaysia after being smuggled in via boat

Tired, weak and hungry: Dozens of Rohingya found in Malaysia after being smuggled in via boat

Malaysia has long been a favorite destination for Rohingya, where they are a source of labor in low-paying industries such as agriculture and construction.

Najib Razak: Malaysia’s toppled leader to go on trial over 1MDB scandal

Najib Razak: Malaysia’s toppled leader to go on trial over 1MDB scandal

It was the fraud case that shocked the world. Now, Najib will have to answer for the allegations in court.

‘Due diligence fell apart’: Goldman Sachs blasted by critics over its 1MDB partnership

‘Due diligence fell apart’: Goldman Sachs blasted by critics over its 1MDB partnership

The move to cut Goldman Sachs top executives' bonuses was to inform shareholders that the bank is not blind to the gravity of the 1MDB situation, sources said.

Malaysian cops detain Russian buskers for swinging baby (Video)

Malaysian cops detain Russian buskers for swinging baby (Video)

A Russian couple accused of violently swinging their four-month-old baby during a street performance to fund their world tour have been detained, Malaysian police said Monday. The...

Goldman Sachs may yank top execs’ bonuses over 1MDB scandal

Goldman Sachs may yank top execs’ bonuses over 1MDB scandal

The company will withhold former CEO Lloyd Blankfein's long-term performance bonuses initially granted in 2011, reportedly worth US$14 million.

Family of murdered Mongolian model allegedly linked to Najib Razak want justice in Malaysia lawsuit

Family of murdered Mongolian model allegedly linked to Najib Razak want justice in Malaysia lawsuit

Najib Razak and his wife Rosmah have denied they were behind the murder.


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