Southeast Asia

Najib arrested for ‘tampering’ audit report

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama) - The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) yesterday arrested Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak after the former Prime Minister was called up once again to assist...

17 Thais wanted for security-related offences hiding in Malaysia

BANGKOK (Bernama) - Seventeen of the 129 criminals from the southern Thailand province of Narathiwat reportedly hiding in Malaysia are wanted by the Thai...

Malaysian police detain seven suspected terrorists

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) - Malaysian police detained seven individuals, including two Filipinos, on suspicion of being involved with terrorist groups in operations in Kelantan,...

Malaysia authorities must adhere to work procedure to curb corruption: Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama) - Local Malaysia authorities have to adhere to the provisions of the desk file, work procedure manual and flowchart in discharging their...

Singapore hopes for constructive, peaceful discussion of maritime issues

SINGAPORE (Bernama) - Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat, poised to be the next Prime Minister of the republic, has expressed the hope that Singapore...

Mahathir emphasises importance of organised government

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama) - Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday sent a loud message to members of his administration to emphasise the importance of...

International Anti-Corruption Day celebrated

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) - The Premier Walk-About programme in conjunction with the 2018 International Anti-Corruption Day (HARA 2018) was celebrated simultaneously throughout the country...

Earthquake hits three provinces in Indonesia, no casualty reported so far

JAKARTA (Bernama) - An earthquake rocked three provinces in Indonesia within 10 hours yesterday since 12.45am, but there has been no report of any casualty...

Police to call anti-ICERD rally organiser over presence of children

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) - Malaysian police will call up the organiser of the anti-International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD)...

New Bernama CEO to be named soon

PETALING JAYA (Bernama) - A new Chief Executive Officer for the Malaysian National News Agency (Bernama) will be named soon, said Communications and Multimedia Minister...

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