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Opposition activists held after Malaysia May Day protests, drawing criticism from rights groups
Sedition Act crackdown denying Malaysians freedom of speech
Rights group urges Malaysia not to deport Uygur migrants to China
Six men jailed for month in Malaysia after staging ‘Nude Sports Games 2014’

A Malaysian court sent six men to jail for a month today and will try four other people over a nudist gathering that triggered outrage in the Muslim-majority country, a defence lawyer said.

29 Aug 2014 - 2:31PM

A Malaysian court sent six men to jail for a month today and will try four other people over a nudist gathering that triggered outrage in the Muslim-majority country, a defence lawyer said.

Six men jailed for month in Malaysia after staging ‘Nude Sports Games 2014’
Malaysian lawmaker apologises for World Cup Hitler tweet

Bung Moktar Radinsorry for tweet praising Adolf Hitler following Germany’s World Cup win over Brazil, after Prime Minister Najib Razak rebuked him for his “unacceptable” statement.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Bung Moktar Radinsorry for tweet praising Adolf Hitler following Germany’s World Cup win over Brazil, after Prime Minister Najib Razak rebuked him for his “unacceptable” statement.

Malaysian lawmaker apologises for World Cup Hitler tweet
Police confirm body found on Malaysia island is missing Briton Gareth Huntley
Suspected body of missing Briton found on Tioman island: Malaysian media
Leading Malaysian opposition figure Karpal Singh dies in road accident

Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim led tributes yesterday for Karpal Singh, a leading Malaysian politician and lawyer, after his death in a car crash.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim led tributes yesterday for Karpal Singh, a leading Malaysian politician and lawyer, after his death in a car crash.

Leading Malaysian opposition figure Karpal Singh dies in road accident
Malaysia to launch lawsuits against media that publish 'false' reports on Flight MH370
Malaysia denies censoring BBC report on prime minister's water spinach speech
Protest in Malaysia after government suspends magazine
Google blocks anti-Islam film in Malaysia
Philippine government, rebels hold talks in Malaysia
Malaysia urged to stop ‘harassment’ of activists
Malaysia seizes US$7.1m ‘cocaine cocktail’ from ship
Malaysia thwarts tugboat hijack attempt
Two women sentenced to death for drugs in Malaysia
Malaysian policeman wins appeal in teen’s shooting
Malaysian opposition claims leaders blacklisted from state election
Van Pelt 59 bid falls short on last hole
AFC plans presidential vote after Hammam affair
‘Malaysia’s Banksy’ goes viral with crime mural
Virgin Mary and Jesus seen through hospital windows
Malaysia thwarts tugboat hijack attempt
Pirates hijack Singapore-owned tanker in Lagos
Malaysian election violence falling, says police
Richard Branson serves as AirAsia stewardess after losing bet

His star turn on the flight from Australia’s Perth to the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur came after he lost a Grand Prix bet with the Malaysian budget carrier’s founder.

12 May 2013 - 6:03PM

His star turn on the flight from Australia’s Perth to the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur came after he lost a Grand Prix bet with the Malaysian budget carrier’s founder.

Richard Branson serves as AirAsia stewardess after losing bet
Rights group urges Malaysia to allow post-election protests
Oppostion, activists question integrity of Malaysia's elections
Malaysian rescuers find fourth body at sea, 36 still missing