Rashvinjeet S Bedi

Recent and archived articles by Rashvinjeet S Bedi

23 May 2019 | 4:26 PM

Malaysian on death row in Singapore granted stay of execution

PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian man who was scheduled to be executed in Singapore on Friday (May 24) for drug trafficking has been granted a stay of execution by the republic's Court of Appeal.

19 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Are they really Rohingya?

NEWS that two of their own have been arrested by the Malaysian police for terrorism rocked the Rohingya community here to the core this past week.

16 May 2019 | 3:34 PM

UNHCR urges governments not to send refugees, asylum seekers back into danger

PETALING JAYA: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has urged governments not to send refugees or asylum-seekers back to situations where their lives can be in danger.

14 May 2019 | 3:34 PM

SRC trial: Najib's alleged instruction to KWAP to approve loan not in minutes

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak's alleged instructions to the Retirement Fund Incorporated (KWAP) to approve loans to SRC International Sdn Bhd in 2011 were not recorded in the fund's investment panel meeting minutes, the High Court heard.

9 May 2019 | 10:32 AM

HRW: Malaysia will face difficulty voicing concerns if not part of ICC

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia will have a much more difficult time raising key foreign policy issues that they are concerned about, if they are not a member of the International Criminal Court (ICC), says Human Rights Watch.

8 May 2019 | 3:12 PM

Pakatan's human rights reforms a 'profound disappointment', says Human Rights Watch

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan's reforms on the human rights front a year after coming into power have been a “profound disappointment”, says the Human Rights Watch.

8 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

RM1.3bil in 1MDB assets recouped

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has recovered 1MDB assets worth US$322mil (RM1.3bil) since investigation began in May last year, with the United States having returned funds of over US$57mil (RM236.5mil).

Working together: Thomas (left) greeting principal deputy assistant 
attorney general John P. Cronan of the US Department of Justice while US Ambassador to Malaysia Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir and Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng look on in Putrajaya.
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6 May 2019 | 9:19 AM

FT minister to make police report after Telegram account hacked

PETALING JAYA: Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad will make a police report on Monday (May 6) morning after his Telegram account was hacked.

6 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘IPCMC is in best interest of police’

PETALING JAYA: The Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) is in the best interest of the police, said a member of a royal commission that suggested such a body to oversee the police force back in 2005.

All for IPCMC: (From left) Denison, Mohamed Dzaiddin and Lee.
29 Apr 2019 | 5:21 PM

Suhakam left without any commissioners after expiration of terms on April 25

PETALING JAYA: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) is currently without commissioners, as their terms expired on April 25.