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‘Molest’ of model: Shell to remove standee at its stations

KUALA LUMPUR: The life-size promotional standee of a woman, placed at Shell retail stations, will be removed with immediate effect. This follows the circulation of pictures of several individuals photographed engaging in distasteful and suggestive behaviour with the promotional standee. Shell, in a statement, said they were aware of this. “We do not condone the […]

Bogus ‘Datuk’ nabbed for raping women met through WeChat

KUALA LUMPUR: Police yesterday arrested a man known as “Datuk Ivan” who allegedly deceived and raped women he met via WeChat. Kuala Lumpur CID chief SAC Rusdi Mohd Isa said the 37-year-old self-employed man was picked up in the Dang Wangi area at 6.15pm. “So far, police have received two reports from two female victims, […]

IGP: Nhaveen’s death reclassified as murder

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will reclassify the case of T. Nhaveen’s death as murder, said Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar. “We will be re-classifying the case as murder,” the Inspector-General of Police told reporters during an event where Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak joined some 300 policemen to perform Terawih prayers at the Bukit […]

Susu Kangkang gang caught for stealing baby formula again

PETALING JAYA: The Susu Kangkang gang have shown no trace of having been rehabilitated, with the four members getting nabbed by the police again for stealing baby formula just months after their release from prison late last year. According to The Star Online, the two men and two women, aged between 25 and 49, were […]

Two policemen injured as express bus crashes into patrol car

SUNGAI PETANI: Two policemen were injured when their patrol car collided with a express bus at KM171.2 of the North-South Expressway, near Serdang here. The Serdang Fire and Rescue Station received a distress call of the incident at about 5.50pm Friday and dispatched a team to the scene, some 29km away. The two policemen were […]

Media apologises to Kimora for linking brand to 1MDB probe

PETALING JAYA: The New York Post’s Page Six has officially apologised to businesswoman Kimora Lee Simmons and yanked an article from their site that said her fashion line was linked to a corruption probe in Malaysia. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the article in question was headlined: “Kimora Lee Simmons’ fashion line at centre of […]

‘Karipap XXL’ a hot draw at Kota Kinabalu Ramadan bazaar

KOTA KINABALU: A stall selling curry puffs that are five times larger than the usual size, is proving to be a crowd-puller at the Lintasan Deasoka Ramadan bazaar here. The shell-like baked pastry, called ‘Cheezy Karipap XXL’ is the creation of two culinary students of a private college, and their lecturer. Selling at RM5 per […]

Man kills wife in petrol bomb attack

SUNGAI PETANI: A man who separated from his wife 10 years ago allegedly hurled a petrol bomb at her in an incident here almost two weeks ago that resulted in her death from burns at the Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital yesterday. Kuala Muda Police acting chief Supt Saifi Abd Hamid said the 44-year-old man, who had […]