Malaysia arrests three suspects over terror plots World

Malaysia arrests three suspects over terror plots

Three militants inspired by the self-claimed Islamic State (IS) group have been arrested in Malaysia, accused of planning attacks on non-Muslim places of worship in the country and neighbouring Indonesia, police said on May 16.
Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS World

Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS

Malaysian police announced on July 18 that they had arrested seven suspected Islamic State militants, including a man who threatened to assassinate the Malaysian King, Sultan Muhammad V, and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed.
SEA Games: Malaysia urges Indonesia to control haze World

SEA Games: Malaysia urges Indonesia to control haze

Malaysia’s sports minister Khairy Jamaluddin has urged the Indonesian government to ensure that haze from raging forest fires will not affect the 29th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 29) which will take place in Malaysia next week.
Malaysia arrests seven suspects for links to IS World

Malaysia arrests seven suspects for links to IS

Malaysia police said on March 13 they arrested 7 people for suspected links to the Islamic State (IS) militant group during a counter-terrorism operation from March 8-12 in Sabah and Selangor states.
Malaysia increases security at borders World

Malaysia increases security at borders

Malaysia has stepped up security at its borders in case Malaysian militant fighters try to return home after Iraqi forces launched a major offensive to take back the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul
Singapore blanketed in haze ASEAN

Singapore blanketed in haze

Haze has blanketed Singapore as the country is being affected by this year’s first major outbreak of haze from forest fires in neighbouring Indonesia.
Singapore air suffering from smoke World

Singapore air suffering from smoke

Singapore’s air quality has pushed unhealthy levels as a result of forest fires in neighbouring Indonesia, according to the National Environment Agency (NEA).
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Indonesian quake toll rises to 46

The death toll in the 7.3 magnitude earthquake in West Java, Indonesia, has risen to 46, while more than 300 others have been injured or are still missing.