LIVE | Judge grants Najib stay, bail increased by RM1m
LIVE | The Kuala Lumpur High Court delivers its verdict on the criminal trial of former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak involving the alleged abuse of power and money laundering of 1MDB funds.Malaysiakini brings you live reports of the proceedings.KEY HIGHLIGHTSJudge grants Najib stay, bail increased by RM1mProsecution argues stay of execution not allowed for finesDefence counsel says client unable to pay hefty fineIt's 12 years jail, RM210m fine for NajibPolice arrest man for trying to climb gate of court complexProsecution seeks RM420m fine, imprisonmentProsecution wants sentence for 'worst...
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PSA: Everyone You Know busts out the turtleneck in July
This is a quick style note on brother duo Everyone You Know’s fresh drop, a live sesh of their song “Seen It All”.The video cuts between family photos and Rhys singing against drying laundry in the background. It’s pretty cool, pure EYK.In an unprecedented style move, Rhys seems to have decided to bust out the turtleneck in the middle of July.To be fair it’s not like a thick knit, but a zip-up, not unlike the track jackets the bros like wearing.Why am I commenting on this? Well, maybe I’m being nostalgic about going out and dressing up. You see, here in Manila, it’s ridiculous to wear a hot fi...
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Cricket hoping to salvage what remains of 2020
The year 2020 started on a promising note with the National U-19 Girls Team winning the Bi-lateral Series in January against Tanzania.The National Men’s Team – The Cricket Cranes – had a tour to Sanjay Farm, Gujarat via Qatar and Sapphale in Mumbai. The tour was comprised of mainly the youngsters who were exposed to some good level of cricket.In our strategy, we were looking up to international success for all the teams, making cricket more popular – developing of games, operational efficiency and making cricket commercial, thus getting more partnerships. But alas! The world was hit with a pan...
Pictures: Annie Idibia shares lovely note with followers
Annie Idibia, 39, has shared her latest photos, rocking a yellow and black print play suit with her new hair cut to match her outfitIn a statement to her 6 million plus fans, the model and Nollywood actress urged her followers to smile more and also be the light.The wife of legendary Nigerian musician 2Baba and mum of two wrote the message below:1st Slide : Owning This Week Like A Boss Should2nd Slide: Smile More ..And Be The LightAnnie hails from Eket in Akwa Ibom State and was born in Ibadan. She moved to Lagos with her mother after the divorce of her parents.The presenter and award winning ...
US stocks tumble, Europe wavers as coronavirus advances
New York (AFP) - Wall Street stocks suffered their second rout in three sessions Friday as surging coronavirus cases prompted large US states to impose new public health restrictions, threatening the economy's recovery from widespread business shutdowns.Major US indices fell around 2.5 percent or more to finish the week in the red after Texas and Florida ordered bars to stop serving alcohol on site, along with other measures intended to halt a huge jump in virus cases.Earlier, European bourses finished mostly lower, while oil prices fell on worries about weakening demand.Investor confidence in...
Josh Hammer hits racist note at Newsweek
Josh Hammer (far left) stands with friends in front of a statue of President Andrew Jackson.Josh Hammer is Newsweek’s new opinion editor. He has spent years stoking anti-Palestinian sentiment and is now fighting Black Lives Matter.His Newsweek publishing choices – since his appointment last month – have excluded Palestinian voices and brought forward some of the most racist advocates for Israel in an attempt to normalize the extreme.He is vigorously poking at the nation’s pained response to racist police. And he’s now fully on board with Donald Trump despite his calling presidential candidate ...
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