Daily Archives: 2016-11-19

Thailand Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya to remove krathom and marijuana from narcotic drugs list
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Thailand’s Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya aims strongly to remove krathom* and marijuana from the narcotic drugs list sand trat them as medicinal herbs as he sees the government has failed to curb them. According to the local media, Bangkok Post, Mr Paiboon said Read More

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‘Secret’ Service: Roman Catholic Prison Ministry (RPCM) withholds details about Nigerian inmate’s funeral
By Ariffin Sha Published on by Ariffin Sha 0

Chijioke Stephan Obioha, Nigerian who was first arrested in 2007 for trafficking Marijuana, was hung at dawn yesterday in Changi Prison. After his last ditch criminal motion was thrown out by the Court of Appeal on Thursday evening, it was confirmed that, bar Read More

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Why it is so important for Malaysians to show injustice will not be tolerated
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Below is a letter written by the children of Bersih chairperson Maria Chin Abdullah, after her arrest on Friday. It is the eve of the BERSIH rally, we are sure that everybody is preparing for the rally for what seems to be the Read More

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Desmond Lee: North-South Expressway can not avoid Ellison Building entirely
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Mr Kok Heng Leun, a Nominated Member of Parliament, asked the Minister for National Development, a series of questions, in respect of the demolition and rebuilding of three units of Ellison Building for the purpose of the North-South Corridor (NSC): Whether LTA and Read More

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6,454 cartons and 460 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes seized at Tuas checkpoint
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) announced that its officers had seized 6,454 cartons and 460 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes from a Malaysia-registered truck at the Tuas checkpoint on 17 November. It said that officers directed the truck, driven by a lone 46-year-old male Malaysian, Read More

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Malaysians resolved to turn up for Bersih despite arrest of key leaders
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Police have arrested Bersih chairperson Maria Chin Abdullah and the secretariat secretary Mandeep Singh. On 18 Nov, a police team from Bukit Aman as well as officers from the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SMM) raided the Bersih office in Petaling Jaya about 3pm. Read More

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