A Malaysian rightist figure has vowed that his supporters will confront a planned large-scale protest against corruption-tainted Prime Minister Najib Razak this month, warning ominously that "anything can happen, including violence."
Malaysia's opposition and Twitterati have lashed Prime Minister Najib Razak after images showed he was accompanied on an official trip to China by his stepson, who US authorities have fingered in a massive embezzlement scam.
Malaysia's premier on Tuesday begins an official visit to China where he will sign a "significant" defence deal in a potential strategic shift as his ties with the United States fray over a corruption scandal.
The High Court here today adjourned the hearing of Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azmin Ali's judicial review application to challenge the classification of the Auditor-General's Report on 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) as official secret on Nov 18.
A political observer has told me not to underestimate Tun M. The moment Najib announces to dissolve the Parliament, some of the Umno divisions might just take down the party signs overnight and replace them with those of Bersatu.
Leonardo DiCaprio is aiding the investigation into a Malaysian embezzlement scam that involved his hit film about financial market fraud, "The Wolf of Wall Street," according to his spokesperson Tuesday.
Singapore's central bank on Tuesday shut down a second Swiss bank under investigation for alleged money-laundering activities linked to Malaysian state fund 1MDB as it vowed strong action against potential violators.