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Ex-COO denies accepting RM70,000

GEORGE TOWN: Four men, inclu-ding a former top executive at Penang’s public transport operator, have been charged with corruption in separate cases.

In hot water: Abdul Halim (left) and Mohd Shukri bowing their heads as they arrive at the Sessions Court in George Town.
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Bullied boy undergoes operation to remove blood clots

PASIR MAS: Tired of being bullied repeatedly by his classmate, 15-year-old Mohammad Syafiq Haikal Mukhatar found the courage to stand up to him.

Jawi admits arrested couple were married but denies wrongdoing

KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Ter­ritory Islamic Religious Depart­ment (Jawi) has admitted that a couple arrested for khalwat (close proximity) early on Jan 8 had a valid marriage.

Malaysians must stand firm against RUU355, says G25

PETALING JAYA: Moderate Malaysians must stand firm against the move to amend the Syariah Court (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965 as it will alter the secular nature of Malaysia, said a member of the G25 eminent Malays’ group.

Married couple suing Jawi for wrongful arrest wants explanation

KUALA LUMPUR: A married couple suing the Federal Territory Islamic Religious Department (Jawi) and six others for wrongful arrest now wants to know the identities of the officers who raided their hotel room.

Interesting syariah cases

Highest sentence under the Syariah Court so far

Strange case: Halimah, a non-Muslim, was sentenced for commiting khalwat with a non-Muslim man before the case was dropped.

Jealous man beats, strips wife who was with ex-colleague

A jealous husband beat his wife and forced her to strip naked before taking nude photos of her, after he saw her eating with another man at a restaurant in Terengganu, Harian Metro reported.

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Foreigner caught for khalwat ... with two lesbians

News from the Malay and Chinese newspapers.

Amendments arousing arguments

Among the many questions arising from the move to amend aspects of the Syariah Courts is one asking what exactly is the justification for them.

Jawi sued over khalwat arrest

KUALA LUMPUR: A married couple is suing the Federal Territory Islamic Religious Department (Jawi) and six others for wrongfully arresting them for khalwat (close proximity) despite being shown a screenshot of their marriage certificate.

Seeking redress: (From left) Lawyer Adam Luqman Amdan and Yusfarizal accompanying Mohd Ridhuan and Siti Sarah to the High Court civil registry in Kuala Lumpur.