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2016/09/10 | Malaysiakini
M’sia, Thailand Agree to Study KL-Bangkok High Speed Rail
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak says the HSR will advance the economies and people-to-people relations between the two countries.
2016/08/02 | Malaysiakini
'Wolf of Wall Street' Future Profits Ring-Fenced Pending DOJ Malaysia-Linked Lawsuits
All future profits earned by production firm Red Granite from the blockbuster hit 'The Wolf of Wall Street' will be kept separate pending the outcome of the US Department of Justice's lawsuits to seize more than US$1 billion 1MDB-linked assets.
2016/08/23 | Malaysiakini
Indonesia Fears Repeat of Catastrophic Blazes as Forest Fires Start
Six Indonesian provinces have issued emergency alerts over forest fires. Last year’s fires ravaged 2.6 million hectares and left more than 500,000 people sick.
2016/10/14 | Malaysiakini
WSJ: Businessman's White House Visit Linked to Malaysia Corruption Scandal
The plot thickens as Malaysia's far-reaching corruption scandal continues to unravel.
2016/10/20 | Malaysiakini
Malaysia Mulls Chemical Castration for Paedophiles
Malaysia may follow Indonesia's lead in taking new measures to deal with paedophiles.
2016/10/15 | Malaysiakini
Leo Told to Resign as UN Messenger over Links to Malaysia'a 1MDB
'Leonardo DiCaprio has consistently refused to explain his close personal and financial ties with key persons of the Malaysian 1MDB scandal.'
2017/01/09 | Malaysiakini
Vigilantes to Spray Paint Women who don't 'Cover Up'
"Advance Warning to Hindu Female Patrons coming to Thaipusam festival, beware of being sprayed with aerosol paint if found inappropriate dressed," the warning on the Facebook page of Thaipusam Spraying Group reads.
2016/08/10 | Malaysiakini
PetroSaudi Whistleblower Justo Gets Thai Royal Pardon
The pardon for a well-known whistleblower could see him become a star witness in the numerous investigations into Malaysian corruption being carried out around the world, commentators say.
2016/10/05 | Malaysiakini
Quizzed by Parliament, Australian Bank Denies 1MDB Link
ANZ, one of Australia's biggest banks, holds 25 percent of Ambank, the Malaysian bank U.S. investigators said was used to channel part of the funds allegedly siphoned from 1MDB.
2016/06/28 | Malaysiakini
Who Is More Dangerous, Pahang Mufti or ISIS?
A mufti in Malaysia has been labelled a bigger threat to the country than ISIS.
2016/10/18 | Malaysiakini
No More Internet at Work for Civil Servants?
Malaysia is to study separating Internet from public sector work computers, following Singapore's lead.
2016/08/17 | Malaysiakini
Cambodian Maids Claim Fatal Abuses at Malaysian Immigration Center
Fresh claims have emerged of serious human rights abuses at Malaysia’s notorious Juru detention center.
2016/11/19 | Malaysiakini
Arrests, Tension on the Streets of KL amid Massive Anti-Corruption Protest
Tens of thousands took to the streets in Kuala Lumpur today, calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak over the growing 1MDB scandal.
2016/12/09 | Malaysiakini
Suu Kyi Attacks Global Media For 'False News' On Conflict
The Nobel Peace Prize laureate calls out CNN, BBC, Al Jazeera and Singaporean broadcaster Channel News Asia.
2016/08/20 | Malaysiakini
Under Pressure, Malaysian PM Beats Patriotic Drum
Under pressure over an international corruption scandal, Malaysia's PM looks for a patriotism drive at home.
2016/11/28 | Malaysiakini
Japanese Skating Rink Closed after Outrage Over Fish Frozen in Ice
The operator is considering holding a memorial service for the fish.