• Friday
  • April 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:47pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 29 for law

Search results

  1. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    U-turn as Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim admits MH370 pilot is in-law's relative

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:24pm by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan in Kuala Lumpur adrian.wan@scmp.com Now Anwar says pilot's an in-law's relative Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has admitted the missing plane's captain, Zaharie Ahmad Shah, is a relative of his daughter in-law, contradicting comments he made a day earlier. "I am not denying that he [Zaharie] is related to one of my in-laws ...

  2. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Leading Malaysian opposition figure Karpal Singh dies in road accident

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 10:53am by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... "In politics he was an implacable leader; in law, a committed advocate," he said. Anwar said the news of Singh's death came "like a lightning bolt". In politics he was an implacable leader; in law, a committed advocate PRIME MINISTER NAJIB RAZAK "Just last evening, I had had a lengthy chat with him," the opposition leader said, expressing "profound ...

  3. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Kidnappers demand US$11.2 million for return of Chinese tourist snatched in Malaysia

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 03:25pm by Teddy Ng

    ... release,” Zahid, whose ministry handles internal security and law enforcement, said today.  “We hope this case can be settled as soon as possible," he said. “We have sent our team, the police ...

  4. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysian opposition leader Karpal Singh convicted of sedition for ‘insult’

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 10:10pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur Malaysian opposition leader convicted A Malaysian court found a veteran opposition leader guilty of sedition yesterday in the latest use of a law ... to backtrack on reform. Najib's office said the government "remains committed" to replacing the law, but gave no time frame. "Until new legislation is in place, existing cases must ...

  5. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia bans Ultraman comic book after it uses 'Allah' to describe Japanese action hero

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 10:59am by AP and AFP

    ... to all Ultra heroes.” The ban is enforced under the Printing Presses and Publications Act, a much-criticised law which gives authorities wide-ranging powers over printed material, which was also ...

  6. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysian king backs court ban on non-Muslims using Allah

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 06:35pm by Reuters

    ... of the law and judicial decisions.” Police are currently investigating a Catholic priest under sedition laws for insisting the word can be used by non-Muslims in Malay, the country’s national ...

  7. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Protest in Malaysia after government suspends magazine

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 06:28pm by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... and social media sites. Amid pressure, Najib has vowed to grant greater civil liberties, loosening decades-old security and other laws deemed as repressive by critics. But he is facing resistance, ...

  8. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Fears over Malaysian detention-without-trial plan

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 04:17pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Kuala Lumpur Similar tough security measures in the past have been used on political opponents Fears over Malaysian detention law plan Malaysia's government proposed an amendment to crime laws yesterday that would give authorities the power to hold suspects for years without trial, in what critics said was a lurch back to draconian security policies that were only ...

  9. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Family rejoices as Malaysian police identify London ‘slave’ victim

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 02:36pm by AFP

    ... on the facts of the case during investigations. But Siti Aishah’s brother-in-law Mohamad Noh Mohamad Dom said his wife Kamar Mahtum had flown to London on Wednesday to identify her sister after ...

  10. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    'Allah' for Muslims only, Malaysian appeals court rules

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:34pm by Reuters

    ... months, Prime Minister Najib Razak has sought to consolidate his support among majority ethnic Malays, who are Muslim by law, and secure the backing of traditionalists ahead of a crucial ruling party assembly this month. His new government - dominated by his Malay-based United Malays National Organisation - has toughened security laws and introduced steps to boost a decades-old ...




SCMP.com Account