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    Malaysian PM downplays AirAsia probe after CEO steps aside

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 11:02pm on February 06, 2020

    Receiving money to ‘offset’ buying planes and equipment did not necessarily constitute bribery, Malaysia’s prime minister said on Thursday, days after AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes...

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    Ex-Malaysian first lady goes on trial on corruption charges

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 03:19pm on February 05, 2020

    Malaysia’s former first lady, who allegedly invested in a luxurious lifestyle with bribes and stolen public money, went on trial on Wednesday for corruption for...

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    Malaysia drops sex assault probe on PM-in-waiting Anwar

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 02:07am on January 15, 2020

    Malaysia’s leader-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim will not face charges over claims he sexually assaulted a male former aide, prosecutors said Tuesday, the latest such scandal to...

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    Iran urges Muslim world to fight US ‘economic terrorism’

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:38am on December 20, 2019

    The president of sanctions-hit Iran called Thursday for Muslim countries to cooperate in fighting US ‘economic terrorism’ at the opening of a summit aimed at...

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    Malaysia’s Anwar quizzed over sex assault claims

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 08:35pm on December 12, 2019

    Malaysia’s leader-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim was Thursday questioned by police over allegations he sexually assaulted a male former aide, the latest such scandal to hit the...

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    Malaysian police to quiz Anwar

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 11:12pm on December 11, 2019

    Malaysia’s leader-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim will be questioned by police over allegations he sexually assaulted a male former aide, officials said Wednesday, the latest such scandal...

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    Polio returns to haunt Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 05:47pm on December 09, 2019

    Malaysia has reported its first polio case in 27 years, health authorities said Sunday, announcing a three-month-old baby had been diagnosed on Borneo island. The...

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    Opposition figure says pressure growing on Hun Sen

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 10:08pm on November 12, 2019

    Cambodia’s self-exiled opposition figurehead Sam Rainsy said Tuesday he had not given up on getting home after an initial bid to return was thwarted, and...

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    Malaysia pressure Indonesia over recurring forest fires

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2019

    Malaysia said Thursday it will raise pressure on its Southeast Asian neighbours to find a solution to recurring outbreaks of smog-belching forest fires in Indonesia,...

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    Iranian FM says US has to observe nuclear deal if it wants talks

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 03:36pm on August 29, 2019

    The United States must observe a landmark nuclear deal and halt ‘economic terrorism’ against Iran if it wants to hold talks, the Islamic republic’s foreign...

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