New AG could order fresh Altantuya murder probe – ex-judge

  KUCHING: The incoming attorney-general could order a fresh probe into the 2006 murder of Altantuya Shaariibuu, former federal court judge Gopal Sri Ram said in a report by Free Malaysia Today. He said this could determine whether there had been a perversion of justice that led to the conviction of two ex-policemen and the […]

Malaysia to review MH370 search contract – PM Mahathir

  PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the government would review, and possibly terminate, the agreement with a United States-based seabed exploration company searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. He said the government would like to know the details and the necessity for the search conducted by Ocean Infinity Limited. […]

Those involved in 1MDB investigations should not make public statements – 1MDB committee

  KUALA LUMPUR: Those involved in the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) investigation should refrain from making any public statement on its status, said the Council of Eminent Persons’ (CEP) 1MDB Investigation Committee. Former attorney-general Tan Sri Abu Talib Othman who is leading the committee said any public statement made should be done in the later stages so as not to compromise and impose […]

Govt will not raise fuel prices now – PM Mahathir

  KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not raise fuel retail prices at present even though global crude oil prices have hit above US$70 per barrel currently, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He said this at a press conference after chairing the first Cabinet meeting at Bangunan  Perdana Putra, in Putrajaya today. Following this announcement, RON95 petrol is […]

I don’t fear repercussion advising Najib over 1MDB, says Shafie

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said he had no fear of losing his job in the Cabinet when advising former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to investigate the issue of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Mohd Shafie, who is also a former Rural and Regional Development Minister under Najib’s […]