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Indonesia 30 Jan 2021 | 7:00 AM

Gay couple given 80 lashes each in Aceh

A GAY couple were flogged in Aceh pro­vince, justice officials said, in a public spectacle lambasted by human rights groups.

So Aunty, So What? 30 Dec 2020 | 7:00 AM

Living through a year of ‘blursdays’

ALIVE and well and deeply thankful for it. That pretty much sums up what I feel about 2020.

Indonesia 28 Nov 2020 | 7:00 AM

Man collapses during flogging

An Indonesian man collapsed as he was flogged nearly 150 times for raping a child in conservative Aceh province, where public whipping is a common punishment for violating Islamic law.

Nation 26 Nov 2020 | 1:37 PM

Govt will only table draft amendments to Syariah courts Act after discussions at state-level next year

KUALA LUMPUR: Amendments to the Syariah Courts Act (Criminal Jurisdiction) 1965 will only be tabled in Parliament after discussions are held with all states, says Ahmad Marzuk Shaary.

World 09 Nov 2020 | 6:05 AM

Tropical storm Eta lashes Cuba with heavy rains

HAVANA, Nov. 8 (Xinhua) -- Tropical storm Eta dumped heavy rains on Cuba on Sunday as it crossed from the south to north of the island, causing several rivers to overflow.