Law And Order

Indonesia police kill 11 in crime fight ahead of Asian Games

Jul 17, 2018

Indonesian police have killed 11 suspected petty criminals and shot dozens more in a heavy-handed campaign to free Jakarta of street crime before next month's Asian Games

Malaysian lawmakers take oath, including indicted ex-leader

Jul 16, 2018

Malaysian lawmakers have taken their oath in Parliament, including former premier Najib Razak, who faces corruption charges in the scandal that led to his coalition's electoral defeat

Indonesia's Aceh carries out public canings despite pledge

Jul 13, 2018

Conservative Indonesian province publicly canes gay couple, others found guilty of violating Shariah law, despite pledging not to carry out the punishment in public

Malaysia says mastermind behind 1MDB looting fled Macau

Jul 11, 2018

Malaysian police say fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, wanted over the looting of state investment fund 1MDB, has fled Macau to an unknown destination

Ex-Malaysia leader Najib charged with breach of trust, graft

Jul 4, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged with criminal breach of trust and corruption after a multibillion-dollar graft scandal led to his stunning election defeat

The Latest: Malaysia Deputy PM says Najib case must be fair

Jul 4, 2018

Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says the rule of law must be followed in the prosecution of former Prime Minister Najib Razak

Leader of Indonesia's Aceh province arrested in graft sting

Jul 4, 2018

Indonesia's anti-graft commission has arrested the governor of conservative Aceh province on suspicion of receiving bribes

Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak has pleaded not guilty to all charges in corruption case

Jul 4, 2018

Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak has pleaded not guilty to all charges in corruption case

Former Malaysian leader arrested, to be charged for graft

Jul 3, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been arrested by anti-graft investigators and will be charged over his alleged role in the multibillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund

Ex-Malaysia leader's arrest part of a swift fall from grace

Jul 3, 2018

Just two months ago, Najib Razak was a towering figure in Malaysian politics and literally beyond the law, but that cloak of privilege and impunity was lifted with his arrest Tuesday by anti-graft officials.


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