Kampung Batu-style justice: Angry villagers tie coconut thieves to tree

It was just another quiet Saturday morning at the Sekolah Agama Rakyat Al-Hidayah in Kampung Batu 7 Lekir until villagers caught two men stealing coconuts from a tree. The owner of a local grocery store spotted the men climbing a five-metre tree, according to The Star. He alerted the villagers who acted quickly to apprehend

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Malaysia deports Turks wanted over alleged Gulen links

Malaysia has deported three Turkish nationals wanted by Ankara for alleged links to a US-based preacher accused of being behind a failed coup against President Recep Tayyip...

Malaysia deports Turks wanted over alleged Gulen links

Malaysian officials seize big shipment of rhino horns imported from Mozambique at airport

Enforcement officials in Malaysia have seized 18 rhinoceros horns imported from Mozambique, weighing 51.4 kg and worth 13.7 million ringgit, a senior customs official said Monday....

Malaysian officials seize big shipment of rhino horns imported from Mozambique at airport

Swiss Attorney General making progress in 1MDB case despite Malaysia’s silence

Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber said on Wednesday that his money laundering investigation into Malaysian fund 1MDB was making progress despite Malaysian authorities’...

Swiss Attorney General making progress in 1MDB case despite Malaysia’s silence

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...

US to charge Malaysia businessman in 1MDB scandal: report

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

A magnet for unsolved mysteries, Malaysians ask ‘why us?’

Following the Cold War-style assassination of Kim Jong-Nam with a lethal nerve agent, Malaysians have once again found their country the unlikely focus of a dramatic global story,...

A magnet for unsolved mysteries, Malaysians ask ‘why us?’

Kim killing suspects paid USD90 to take part in ‘TV prank’: reports

Two women being held over the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam said Saturday they thought they were taking part in a prank video, with one of them reportedly telling a senior...

Kim killing suspects paid USD90 to take part in ‘TV prank’: reports

VX nerve agent found on Kim Jong-Nam face: Malaysia police

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un’s half brother was assassinated with a lethal nerve agent manufactured for chemical warfare, Malaysian police said Friday. Releasing a...

VX nerve agent found on Kim Jong-Nam face: Malaysia police

BREAKING: Female suspects in Kim killing knew it was poison attack

Two women arrested over the killing of the North Korean leader’s half-brother in Kuala Lumpur knew they were taking part in a poison attack, Malaysia’s police chief...

BREAKING: Female suspects in Kim killing knew it was poison attack

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