Lester Kong

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8 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

MACC duo failed to ensure Ahmad Sarbani’s safety

KUALA LUMPUR: Two Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) investigating officers who met Ahmad Sarbani Mohamed have been suspended for not adhering to instructions when handling witnesses or visitors at the MACC's premises.

7 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

IT-savvy ring fleeces 200 out of RM10mil

AN international crime syndicate, said to be IT-savvy, has reportedly cleaned out the bank accounts of nearly 200 people, totalling about RM10mil.

7 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

Young lover posts forbidden love story on FB

A 23-year-old Singaporean facing objections from his family to marry his 47-year-old sweetheart went public with his tragic love story - he posted their plight on Facebook.

7 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

Trio held while cooking dead woman

PAKISTANI police have arrested three members of a family on charges of cannibalism after finding a missing corpse in their home.

5 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

Eleven PD Pulapol trainees treated for adenovirus, A(H1N1)

PUTRAJAYA: Eleven Port Dickson Pulapol trainees are being treated for adenovirus infection and A(H1N1), said Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong noshade size='1' width='50%'>

5 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

Curbing unsafe medical devices

PUTRAJAYA: A Medical Device Bill will be introduced at June's parliament sitting to prevent sub-standard and unsafe medical tools and machines from reaching the market.

3 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

Gold bars and bags of cash among items seized from dirty Customs officers

PUTRAJAYA: Gold bars and bags of cash containing up to RM600,000 have been discovered in the homes of several Customs officers during raids by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).

31 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Ministry considers putting nutritional content info on canteen meals

PUTRAJAYA: The Health Minis­try is looking into introducing nutritional content labels on some food items sold in canteens in schools.

31 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Miros: Male drivers tend to take chances

PUTRAJAYA: Men and women possess different traits which may influence their driving behaviour, according to the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (Miros).

30 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

TI co-founder gives GTP an ‘A’

PUTRAJAYA: Transparency International, the global coalition against corruption, has given the Government Transformation Pro­gramme a 'Grade A' for its achievements in the past year.