KUALA LUMPUR: A man threatened to expose nude photos of his former girlfriend after she and her friends found out that he had been cheating people of their money.
PETALING JAYA: A businessman was charged at a magistrate’s court here for criminal intimidation when he called in a fake bomb threat on board a plane.
SINGAPORE: Asia’s largest budget airline AirAsia Bhd has received a US$1 billion offer for its aircraft leasing unit, Bloomberg News quoted chief executive Tan Sri Tony Fernandes as saying. AirAsia intends to divest the business, Asia Aviation Capital Ltd, at some point, Fernandes said.
BUKIT MERTAJAM : The Magistrate's Court has sentenced the veterinary department officer who was charged with assaulting his wife inside a lift to a eight-months jail term and RM2,000 fine in default of two months imprisonment.
KUALA LUMPUR: A telemarketing representative failed in his bid to get acquitted for raping a 16-year-old girl.
TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese government said on Monday it was doing all it could to secure the release of a Japanese journalist being held hostage by an al Qaeda affiliate in Syria, after an apparent photograph of the man was posted on the internet.
The right to travel abroad is a constitutional right guaranteed by the Federal Constitution.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar this morning, dampened by the stronger greenback on renewed expectation on a US interest rate hike.
SYDNEY: A woman is feared dead after being taken by a crocodile following a late night swim with a friend at a beach in northern Australia, police said on Monday.
Many people with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy don’t know they have it, and the disease may not cause any symptoms.