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