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Iran: We Accidentally Shot Down Ukrainian Jet

Iran said it accidentally shot down a Ukrainian jetliner this week after mistaking it for a hostile target.

AG Looking into Reopening Altantuya Case

A-G Tommy Thomas will look into reopening the case of Altantuya.

After Jho Low Exposé, Cyprus to Strip Citizenship of 26 “Investors”

Jho Low among those who will be stripped of Cypriot citizenship.

Jho Low RM226M Lingerie Office to Be Sold in US Forfeiture...

UK home of Low’s lingerie firm allegedly bought with stolen 1MDB funds to be sold. Office The London office used by Malaysian financier Low Taek Jho...

Taiwan Lashes Out at Carrie Lam, Labels HK a Criminal Paradise

The war of words between Hong Kong and Taiwan is heating up as a murder suspect at the centre of months of unrest in the financial hub was released from jail.

Goldman Penalty of Just US$2B for 1MDB Discussed in Private

Unclear whether a multibillion-dollar settlement might lead A-G to drop all charges against Goldman Sachs, or 17 current and former bank executives individually charged.

Murder Suspect in Case Behind HK Protests to Surrender to Taiwan...

The suspect in a Taiwan murder case that sparked HK's biggest political crisis in decades is willing to turn himself in to Taiwanese authorities.

Panic Sets in as Hong Kong Descends into Recession

Hong Kong is facing its first recession since the global financial crisis, with little prospect of an immediate recovery as the city confronts its most violent protests in decades.

Calls for Curfew, Face Mask Ban in Tension-Filled HK

Hong Kong police groups are urging the city to impose curfews and invoke other powers under a controversial colonial era-emergency law.

Popular US Fashion Chain Forever 21 Files for Bankruptcy

Forever 21's bankruptcy marks another casualty among brick-and-mortar players, who have suffered from changing consumers trends of shopping online as opposed to visiting malls.

Jack Ma Ends 20-Year Reign Over Alibaba Wealth Creation Empire

Jack Ma is giving up the reins of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. after presiding over one of the most spectacular creations of wealth the world has ever seen.

Hong Kong Investors Shun Singapore for Homes in Malaysia, Taiwan

Hong Kong buyers are attracted to Malaysia due to the country’s "tropical weather, cleaner air, good education system, attractive properties and mix of Asian values and Western infrastructure.”

Latest Returned 1MDB Haul Includes ‘King Kong’ Poster, Basquiat Artwork

A vintage French ‘King Kong’ poster, a Jean-Michel Basquiat drawing, and several luxury watches are among the latest haul of returned treasures that were allegedly bought with 1MDB money.

Trump Approved Air Strikes on Iran but Then Pulled Back

President Donald Trump approved military strikes on Iran after an American drone was shot down by Iranian armed forces, but then decided not to go through with them.

Ex-Interpol Chief Pleads Guilty to Bribery in China Court

China said former Interpol President Meng Hongwei pleaded guilty to taking bribes.

Mujahid Calls for Stern Action on Person Who Distorted Ponggal Circular

Mujahid Yusof Rawa today said stern action must be taken against the education official who issued a circular claiming Ponggal was haram (forbidden) under Islam.

Yusoff Rawther, Lawyer Seek Clarification from Solicitor-General’s Statement

Yusoff Rawther and his lawyer Haniff Khatri has requested clarification from the solicitor-general over her statement when she dismissed the sexual assault case against Anwar.

Najib, Rosmah to Be Called In by Cops over Audio Clips

Najib and his wife Rosmah will soon be called in by police to have their statements taken over recordings of telephone conversations allegedly related to the 1MDB scandal.

Ku Nan: I’m “Very Comfortable Financially”, Don’t Need RM2M Bribe

Tengku Adnan said the RM2 million which he purportedly received as a kickback from a property developer four years ago was a political donation for Umno.

14 Mercedes-Benzes Purchased in Kelantan for State Leaders

Purchase was made based on the importance of safety and experience of maintenance of the Mercedes-Benz.

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