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Nation 12 Aug 2003 | 12:00 AM

Manager alleges police assault

A SALES manager alleged that he was assaulted and locked up at the Kepong police station for five days after he refused to pay RM300 to a corporal who stopped him on the road and accused him of drink-driving, leading Chinese papers reported.

AseanPlus News 11 Aug 2003 | 12:00 AM

Indonesian militant jailed for 7 months over nightclub raids

Police scuffled with militant Muslim protesters on Monday when an Indonesian court sentenced their leader to seven months in prison for organizing mob attacks on nightclubs and restaurants in the capital.

AseanPlus News 09 Aug 2003 | 12:00 AM

Militant groups ban Bollywood movies

B>NEW DELHI:/BSeparatist groups have demanded a ban on screening Bollywood films in seven north-east Indian states, it was reported Friday.

Nation 01 Aug 2003 | 12:00 AM

Jackie Chan surrenders

Ong King Ee @ Jackie Chan, accused of trying to revive the notorious I>Sio Sam Ong/I(Three Little Emperors) gang, has surrendered to the police after negotiations personally handled by state police chief Deputy Comm Datuk Othman Talib.

AseanPlus News 24 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Group: Aceh blitz fuelling support for rebels

B>JAKARTA:/BIndonesia's huge military offensive against separatist rebels in Aceh is only fuelling support for the guerillas, a report warned yesterday.

Nation 23 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Twist in Iraqi 'extortion' case

The case of the Iraqi detained on suspicion of trying to extort money from a distressed family in Penang has been classified as #8220;putting a person in fear of injury in order to commit extortion.''

Nation 23 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Man held for extorting hotel

A man, who held a five-star hotel ransom by threatening to embarrass the management during a VVIP's scheduled visit Tuesday, has been arrested.

Nation 22 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Iraqi suspect tries to extort money from student's family

An Iraqi, who claimed that he was with Malaysian student Mohd Abdullah Osman before the latter was detained by US troops in Iraq, has been picked up by police in Kuala Lumpur for allegedly trying to extort money from the student#8217;s family.

Nation 19 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Extorters using obituary info

Unscrupulous people have been extorting money from grieving families by using information obtained from obituaries published in newspapers.

Nation 17 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Cops seek Penang triad leader trying to revive gang

Police are looking for the leader of the notorious I>Sio Sam Ong/I(Three Little Emperors) triad who is said to be actively trying to revive the gang on the island.