Monday, May 4, 2015
It said the unarmed victims were snatched in a village hall on Aliguay island in southern Dapitan City. They were being pursued.
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The Philippines' most wanted Islamist militant, who escaped after a raid in January that killed 44 police commandos, was killed on Sunday in firefight with Muslim rebels, officials say.
Protracted police operations to arrest three Islamist high-value targets had become the biggest political crisis in five years for President Benigno Aquino and put at risk his government's peace efforts with Moro Islamic Liberation Front.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:48 PM
On this day, a campaign selling bracelets bearing names of journalists, who were imprisoned for criticising or covering news unfavourable to those in power, was initiated by journalism students of the University of Maryland. The campaign was meant to remind the world about the unfair treatments received by journalists.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:35 PM
Apparently, these leaders are recruiting more schoolgirls to join their female gangs.
United Malaysia Crime Prevention Organisation (UMCPO), which works closely with the Home Ministry, revealed that at least 12% of the current membership base of the notorious gangs were females.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:58 PM
That warning comes from lawyer and Padang Serai MP N Surendran.
Under Section 10(a) of the Elections Act 1954, a person is guilty of bribery if he offers or promises any “valuable consideration” to electors in order to induce them to vote for any candidate, pointed out Surendran who also heads PKR’s Political Bureau. "Ismail Sabri’s offer of agricultural approvals is clearly a ‘ valuable consideration’; and thus in clear breach of section 10(a).”
Posted by wikisabah at 3:18 PM
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Lans Korporal Al Aliff Alzam, 28, was on his patrol at 5.30am on Friday when he saw smoke billowing from a Perodua Alza on the opposite side of the road near Medan Damansara.
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The magnitude 5.7 quake struck at 16:50GMT on Saturday, about 456km south of Tokyo, the US Geological Survey said.
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Speaking at a Felcra event in the midst of the current by-election campaign here, Bung Moktar said the party’s internal crisis must be addressed by the leaders.
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Saturday, May 2, 2015
By night, he was a child porn addict who had 30,000 videos and photos of smut in what British police called the “most extreme material they have ever come across”.
British newspapers reported that police stormed the bedroom of Malaysian student Nur Fitri Azmeer Nordin in Queensborough Terrace, London, last Nov 21, where they found the 23-year-old sitting next to a life-sized mannequin of a boy.
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Suhaimi Harun, who is leading the Kubang Semang PAS machinery, said only the non-Muslims in PKR were against hudud.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:25 PM
A message then pops up on your screen, telling you that you have to pay a fee to “unlock” these files.
More Malaysians are finding their devices infected with “ransomware”, which is being used by cyber criminals to extort money from their victims.
Posted by wikisabah at 2:45 PM
A crowd, numbering around 20, expressed this at a rally demanding PKR to apologise for the statement made by PKR Youth.
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Friday, May 1, 2015
The Asian aviation group lost two Boeing 777-200ERs last year, when Flight MH370 disappeared while en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur and Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine.
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The field vicinity was cordoned with yellow tapes as policemen on duty stood by to stop any individuals trying to enter the premise.
There was a slight drizzle at the city as of 1.30pm and so far no civil society organisations (CSOs) representatives were present at the location. The rally organised by Bersih Sabah, was aimed as a peaceful assembly on GST and related issues.
Posted by wikisabah at 2:42 PM
A further 13,932 people were injured in last Saturday's 7.8-magnitude quake, according to the centre.
More than 100 people in neighbouring India and China also died in the quake, officials say.
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Bumburing, who denied yesterday, also demanded that authorities remove his name as a respondent in the public disorder proceeding which implied that he is involved in the rally.
Posted by wikisabah at 11:30 AM
Thursday, April 30, 2015
The Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry confirmed that fuel prices will remain at the current rates of RM1.95 per litre for RON95 petrol and diesel, and RM2.25 for RON97 petrol, inclusive of GST.
RON95 petrol and diesel are not subject to GST.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:45 PM
Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Jalaluddin Abdul Rahman said the decision to extend the curfew was made to ensure security of tourists and the people of Sabah.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:22 PM
This was in line with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission’s (MCMC) announcement yesterday that a survey was being conducted by the companies, said Customs Director-General Datuk Khazali Ahmad.
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Sabah Bersih spokesperson Jannie Lasimbang also confirmed that its legal team was ready to challenge the Court Order when served. “It was obtained ex-parte,” she said.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:41 PM
KUCHING - Sarawak Chief Minister Adenan Satem has agreed to back Kota Sentosa Assemblyman Chong Chieng Jen’s motion in the Assembly, banning Umno from the state, provided it includes other peninsula-based political parties like DAP, PKR and PAS, among others.
“As long as you (party) receive orders from Kuala Lumpur, you are not welcome in Sarawak,” said Adenan in the Sarawak Assembly, suggesting that Chong who is DAP Sarawak Chairman re-table the motion. “We welcome the motion provided it includes other parties besides Umno.”
Posted by wikisabah at 4:09 PM
Customs director-general Datuk Seri Khazali Ahmad said the GST implementation on prepaid reload cards has to be done through "tax inclusive" which refers to the service tax imposed before pre-GST.
Posted by wikisabah at 1:08 AM
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Mufti Tan Sri Harussani Zakaria confirmed that a decision to issue the fatwa was made at a meeting and several processes, including getting the approval of Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah, was underway.
"The practices and teachings of Raja Bomoh will soon be gazetted as "haram" and "sesat" for deviating from religion," he said.
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The prime minister, Tony Abbott, announced the decision hours after Indonesia proceeded with the firing-squad execution of the Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan and six other people for drug offences.
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“As a transparent government, I as the prime minister and the head of the leadership, with the honourable deputy prime minister and supported by the minister as wells as members of the administration, would never for a moment budge or surrender.
“Instead, we would remain steadfast and continue our struggle, charting a million new paths for the people and nation,” he said to applause.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:02 PM
Malaysia had previously denied a claim by Israel that the Palestinian movement was training its operatives in paragliding techniques in the country.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:35 PM
According to the 12-page Badminton World Federation (BWF) report, the wife would purchase cordyseps and have them ground and capsulated at a shop in Kuala Lumpur.
Lee would consume two every morning. The report said Lee named the wife in camera to avoid having her face any dire consequences.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:26 PM
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
|Ambulances carrying coffins arriving at prison island|
The nine inmates, all convicted on drug charges, were given 72-hour notices over the weekend that they would be executed by a firing squad, prompting a flurry of last-minute lobbying by foreign leaders. The United Nations has argued that the inmates’ crimes are not egregious enough to warrant the ultimate punishment.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:30 PM
"Najib has to do something about it. Anyone who is the prime minister, has the responsibility to (inform) the people," he told a press conference after attending a forum held by the Institute of Islamic Understanding in Kuala Lumpur.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:54 PM
|Court notices in front of Padang Merdeka|
According a spokesman, Jannie Lasimbang, the non-governmental organisation had not been served any court order or notices by police to call off the May 1 Himpunan May Day (HMD) at the Padang Merdeka here.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:41 PM
He said political and security developments in the Philippines over the last one week revealed that, even with the direct intervention of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC), the warring factions of the Moro National Liberation Front and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front had not been able to reach a consensus on the Bangsamoro Basic Law to create a Bangsamoro homeland in Mindanao.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:32 PM
Persana Avril Sollunda was charged at the magistrate's court today with perpetrating the offence along the road at Jalan Petaling, Dang Wangi here, around 2.07pm on April 23.
A video recording of the alleged incident went viral online. Police arrested the 32-year-old part-time model two days later.
Persana may be sentenced to not more than three months in jail, fined, or penalised with both sentences if found guilty.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:17 PM
Monday, April 27, 2015
Fredinburg was privacy director for the company's Google X team, which is responsible for some of the search company's more forward-thinking initiatives, including driverless cars and Google Glass.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:33 PM
The 33-year-old Malaysian was temporarily suspended by the BWF on November 11 last year after traces of the banned substance dexamethasone was detected in his system while competing in the World Championship in Copenhagen in August.
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Cops also said the stripper has no recollection of incident.
"A urine test was conducted on the suspect who was detained following a report of public indecency under Section 509 of the Penal Code, and her urine tested positive for methamphetamine," said Dang Wangi OCPD Asst Comm Zainol Samah.
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The first of which was held in a small hall in Hulu Kelang on Saturday, where some 500 people attended, punctuated with chants "Undur Najib (Resign Najib)" on some of Mahathir's more poignant points.
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Sunday, April 26, 2015
In a two-day crackdown, the Inspector-General of Police said the 12 men, aged between 17 and 41, had planned to launch attacks on "strategic" and “high-value targets”.
“On Saturday and Sunday, the Special Branch Counter Terrorism Division in an operation in Hulu Langat, Selangor and Cheras arrested members of a terror cell suspected to have links to the IS.
Posted by wikisabah at 10:34 PM
|Time is running out for Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, |
who will be executed within days.
The eerie painting, brought back from Nusakambangan by their lawyer Julian McMahon, is a portent of Bali nine pair's ghastly fate – death by firing squad.
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Saturday, April 25, 2015
DAP deputy secretary-general P Ramasamy said that this was not the time to issue such an "irresponsible and immature" remark, when the Permatang Pauh by-election is around the corner.
"If Tian (right) wants to reply to PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang, he can do so on behalf of PKR, but he has no right to comment on behalf of DAP," the Penang deputy chief minister told Malaysiakini.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:38 PM
The country’s longest serving prime minister’s assertion followed Najib’s sarcastic remark that he was “not alone”, which was apparently said in response to Dr Mahathir’s persistent attacks towards his leadership in recent months.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:01 PM
He said the state government had made thorough preparation in terms of the method and infrastructure to implement the law.
"We are fully prepared and the rules are already there, now (we are) just waiting for the green light.
Posted by wikisabah at 2:39 PM
The video, which was taken down a few hours after being uploaded on YouTube, had caused a stir on social media.
Dang Wangi OCPD Asst Comm Zainol Samah confirmed that the suspect, who is from Sabah, was arrested in a hotel in Jalan Sultan at about 5.30am Saturday.
"Initial information from the public was that she could be Iranian but it is not true. She is a Malaysian from Sabah," he said adding that police would conduct a urine test to ascertain if she was on drugs.
Posted by wikisabah at 2:22 PM
Friday, April 24, 2015
"Thank you for your e-mail. While we welcome media enquiries, 1MDB does not comment on speculation and market rumours," said the reply from the company's corporate communications vice-president Grace Tan.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:07 PM
Thai police recently arrested eight suspects for involvement in pyramid marketing, which has allegedly swindled 120,000 people in Thailand, and the damages are estimated to be as high as RM4.2 billion. Among the eight arrested suspects, three are Malaysians and it was reported that Thai police is still hunting more executives of UFun Store Co Ltd, including a "Datuk". More incredibly, it was said that the big boss behind UFun is Zhang Jian, who had been involved in the infamous YSLM scam in Malaysia.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:50 PM
Andre Milne, who has been investigating the case independently since the flight disappeared in March last year, has said that he located the wreckage in the ocean between Malaysia and India, reported The Mirror.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:32 PM
The woman, believed to be a foreigner, went to a chicken rice restaurant with a man around 3pm, Thursday.
A nearby stall owner identified only as Wong said the woman had two plates of chicken rice before trying to leave without paying.
"When the restaurant operator tried to stop her, she denied having eaten there.
"However, she was shown a CCTV recording of her eating in the restaurant, so she started stripping to avoid paying," said Wong, who runs a jewellery stall beside the restaurant.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:17 PM
Comedian Ahmad Nabil Ahmad, popularly known as Nabil Raja Lawak, said Jakim was "just doing its job' but questioned how the department was planning to monitor comedians.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:05 PM