Category Archives: KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia

Malaysia detains 4 men accused of planning attacks

Malaysian police say they have detained four men who were planning to assassinate “‘high-profile targets” and bomb places of worship and entertainment centers during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/world, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/world-regions/asia, KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Tagged | Comments Off on Malaysia detains 4 men accused of planning attacks

Brunei death penalty moratorium applied to new Shariah laws

Brunei’s sultan says a moratorium on capital punishment is in effect for new Shariah criminal laws including stoning people for gay sex and adultery that sparked an international outcry. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/world, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/religion, fox-news/world/world-regions/asia, KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Tagged | Comments Off on Brunei death penalty moratorium applied to new Shariah laws

Judge rules graft charges to stand against Malaysia’s Najib

Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak has failed in his bid to have seven corruption charges against him dismissed as his trial enters its third week. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/world, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/world-regions/asia, KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Tagged | Comments Off on Judge rules graft charges to stand against Malaysia’s Najib

Indonesia ‘shocked’ by Malaysian’s acquittal in maid’s death

Indonesia’s government says it was shocked by Malaysia’s acquittal of a woman charged with the death of her Indonesian maid, in case that has sparked public outrage over alleged abuse. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/world, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/world-regions/asia, KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Tagged | Comments Off on Indonesia ‘shocked’ by Malaysian’s acquittal in maid’s death

Malaysia urged to reinvestigate 2 apparent police abductions

Malaysia’s government has been urged to reinvestigate the disappearances of a Christian pastor and a Muslim activist after a public inquiry concluded the duo were abducted by the police special branch over matters against Islam. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/world, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/religion, fox-news/world/world-regions/asia, KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Tagged | Comments Off on Malaysia urged to reinvestigate 2 apparent police abductions