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Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks using children

May 25, 2018

Indonesia passes a tougher anti-terrorism law, lengthening detention periods and involving the military in counter-terrorism policing, spurred into action by recent bombings that involved children as perpetrators

$28.6 million in cash seized in ex-Malaysia PM's graft probe

May 25, 2018

Malaysian police say the cash stashed in bags at an apartment linked to former Prime Minister Najib Razak and seized in a money-laundering investigation amounted to $28.6 million

Australian sentenced to death in Malaysia drugs case

May 24, 2018

Australian woman accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia has been sentenced to death after an appeals court overturned a lower court's acquittal

Malaysia's ex-leader questioned again in corruption scandal

May 24, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was quizzed for more than six hours by anti-graft investigators looking into alleged theft and money laundering at a state investment fund he founded

Stunning fall of Malaysia's Najib ushers in hopes of reform

May 23, 2018

Najib's stunning fall in recent election ushers in hopes of reform for Malaysia

Malaysia says search for MH370 to end next week

May 23, 2018

Malaysia's transport minister says the search by a private U.S. company for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will end next Tuesday

Former Malaysian leader Najib grilled by anti-graft agency

May 22, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been questioned over a corruption scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him

Stars urge Indonesia to ban 'brutal' trade in dog meat

May 21, 2018

International celebrities urge Indonesia's president to ban what they say is a brutal trade in dog and cat meat for human consumption

Malaysia ex-leader seeks police protection amid graft probe

May 20, 2018

Malaysia's national news agency is reporting that former Prime Minister Najib Razak, who is under investigation for a massive corruption scandal, has sought police protection over concern about his family's safety

Wife of Malaysia's ex-leader slams 'public trial' of family

May 19, 2018

The wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has slammed police raids on their properties, saying they appeared targeted at vilifying the family to provoke public anger


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