Monthly Archives: September 2017

September 25

Rafizi Ramli – you missed the point here

Rafizi Ramli is very unhappy that a bankruptcy notice was printed in the newspapers and said that this will make the public get angry at UMNO. Blogger Lim Sian See writes: He said this is a “cheap” political ploy and said he sympathizes with the persons whom he had lost the fitnah case to because […]

September 24

Mahadzir Lokman admitted to ICU

Emcee and entertainment personality Datuk Mahadzir Lokman (pic), 60, has been admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of the University Malaya Medical Centre. A local malay daily quoted Mahadzir’s brother, Danial Lokman, as saying that Mahadzir was sent to the hospital early Sunday morning after he was found unconscious. Mahadzir, who suffers from diabetes, […]

September 24

Bankruptcy proceedings against Rafizi initiated

A bankruptcy proceeding has been initiated against PKR vice president Rafizi Ramli over his alleged failure to pay damages and cost related to the National Feedlot Corporation’s (NFC) defamation suit against him. NST’s Syed Umar Ariff reports: A classified advertisement in Berita Harian states that a bankruptcy notice has been obtained by Datuk Seri Dr […]

September 21

Judges reminded of basic principles of law in ‘bin abdullah’ forum

Judges should always take into consideration basic principles of law in making their decisions, a former Federal Court judge has reminded, in light of the “bin Abdullah” case. In a forum organised by the Bar Council on the issue tonight, retired judge Gopal Sri Ram pointed out that the word “fatwa” is not mentioned anywhere […]

September 16

Keramat tahfiz fire: Investigations now focused on possibility of foul play as new lead emerges

Investigations into Thursday’s tahfiz school fire is now focused on the possibility of foul play. NST’s Hariz Mohd, Tasnim Lokman and Teoh Pei Ying report: This follows a new lead which officials discovered yesterday during the course of investigations into the 5am blaze at Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah school which saw 23 souls perish. Sources close […]

September 15

TERAJU warns of illegal scams offering financial aid

TERAJU today cautioned members of the public of false messages and scams that have been circulating via the social media, short messaging service (SMS), WhatsApp application, face-to-face encounters as well as through unsolicited correspondence. In a statement issued today, TERAJU said it had identified the scams calling for the general public to apply for government […]

September 10

Yahoo News Singapore journalist Safhras Khan, 39, dies

Yahoo News Singapore journalist Safhras Khan Abdul Rahman, known for his crime stories and close ties to the Malay community, has died. He was 39. His father Abdul Rahman Khan, 66, told Yahoo News Singapore that he received a call at about 3am on Sunday morning (10 September) from a petrol kiosk attendant who informed […]