Nurbaiti Hamdan

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16 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Gritty Kong overcomes odds to become a lawyer

KUALA LUMPUR: Kong Hwei Zhen saw through difficult times with tenacious grit, overcame the odds and achieved her goal of becoming a lawyer.

Grand feat: Kong in high spirits after passing her exams in Liverpool.
16 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ex-Goldman Sachs banker now willing to face charges in US

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng has agreed to face criminal charges relating to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) in the United States, said his lawyer Datuk Tan Hock Chuan.

15 Feb 2019 | 8:29 PM

Judiciary lodges police report following allegations of misconduct

KUALA LUMPUR: The judiciary has lodged a police report in light of allegations by a senior judge who made claims of judicial interference and corruption in cases pending in court.

15 Feb 2019 | 4:33 PM

Probe into alleged judicial interference involving Karpal Singh's sedition case suspended

KUALA LUMPUR: An internal investigation into the alleged judicial interference in an appeal concerning the late Karpal Singh was suspended in view of an ongoing police investigation into the matter.

15 Feb 2019 | 2:32 PM

Sangeet: CJ must address allegations in affidavit

KUALA LUMPUR: The Chief Justice must immediately address the allegations contained in an affidavit by Court of Appeal judge Justice Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer, says lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo.

15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Najib’s appeals to be heard on March 11 and March 12

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal has fixed March 11 and March 12 to hear four appeals by Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to set aside a High Court’s decision over his applications relating to his seven criminal charges in the SRC International case.

15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Man who raped minor gets 30-year jail sentence

PUTRAJAYA: A jobless man who raped and impregnated the underage daughter of his live-in girlfriend was sentenced to 30 years in jail and eight strokes of the rotan by the Sessions Court.

15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

V-Day killer escapes the gallows

PUTRAJAYA: He murdered his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day six years ago by stabbing her. He then tried to take his own life as he was convinced that they would be reborn and reunited as lovers in heaven.

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14 Feb 2019 | 4:28 PM

Engineer charged with girlfriend's murder on Valentine's Day escapes gallows

PUTRAJAYA: A 36-year-old engineer who murdered his girlfriend on Valentine's Day six years ago escaped the gallows after the Federal Court here found him to be of unsound mind.

14 Feb 2019 | 1:54 PM

Man gets 30 years and 8 strokes for raping girlfriend's daughter

PUTRAJAYA: A 56-year-old jobless man was sentenced by a Sessions Court here to 30 years in jail and eight strokes of the rotan for raping his girlfriend’s daughter, who he impregnated.