Cosmetics tycoon Datuk Vida pleads guilty to 16 GST-related charges, fined RM80,00015 December 2016 @ 2:19 PM
IPOH: Flamboyant cosmetic entrepreneur Datuk Seri Hasmiza Othman, better known as Datuk Vida, was fined RM80,000 over 16 charges of failing to submit Goods and Services Tax (GST) statements between April 1, 2015 and July 31, 2015.
Hasmiza pleaded guilty – after originally pleading not guilty – at the Sessions Court here over the 16 charges of failing to submit GST statements to the Customs Department.
However, the founder of Vida Beauty Sdn Bhd pleaded not guilty to another 16 charges of failing to pay GST, and requested that the case be re-mentioned.
Belgian man who went missing during race found dead19 September 2016 @ 12:49 PM
KUALA KUBU BARU: A Belgian man who went missing after participating in an international run at a rubber estate here was found dead this morning.
Hulu Langat Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said his body was found near a slope at Bukit Tarik, near Kampung Orang Asli Kerling, here.
"We found him after the search and rescue operation resumed at 8am. After almost two hours, we finally discovered his body down the slope," he said.
Drastic decline in piracy, sea robberies in Malaysian waters30 August 2016 @ 4:09 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Piracy and sea robbery cases in Malaysian waters saw a drastic decline, compared to the previous year.
Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) director-general Admiral Datuk Seri Ahmad Puzi Ab Kahar said that from January to August this year, only one case was reported, compared to eight cases in the corresponding period last year.
“This year’s case occurred in Johor waters, while last year, four cases were reported in the South China Sea, two cases in Johor and one each at Malacca Straits and Sulu Sea,” he said.
He was only five-years-old: Father laments death of son found in Hulu Klang ravine18 August 2016 @ 9:31 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: The parents of a five-year-old boy, found dead along the Kampung Kemensah river in Hulu Kelang here today, wants justice over his death.
The boy, Noor Amila Edrus Norsham, went missing from a surau near his home in Jinjang Utara on Thursday.
He is believed to have been abducted and killed before his body was thrown into a ravine near the river.
His father, Norsyam Jalil, labeled those who killed his son as "heartless."
"The person who did this to him 'tak berhati perut' (heartless).
Taman OUG shooting: Three suspects to be charged tomorrow28 July 2016 @ 10:26 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Three out of 10 suspects in police custody over the fatal shooting of a woman in Taman OUG earlier this month, will be charged tomorrow.
City Criminal Investigation Department chief Senior Assistant Commissioner Rusdi Mohd Isa said the three suspects are expected to be charged at the Jalan Duta Magistrate's Court in the morning.
City police chief Commissioner Amar Singh Ishar Singh, meanwhile, said out of the 10, seven would be charged under Section 302 of the Penal Code for murder and Section 109 of the Penal Code.
Police deny claims that MH370 pilot had charted ill-fated course weeks before incident28 July 2016 @ 8:21 PM
PUTRAJAYA: Police today denied reports claiming that the pilot of missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 had conducted a simulation of a similar path just weeks before helming the ill-fated flight.
MH370 is believed to have gone off route and ended its journey in the southern Indian Ocean.
Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said the reports were merely speculative.
"No, that (the report) is not true and we can't conclude the investigation until we recover the aircraft's black box," Khalid said.
OUG shooting: Murder suspect arrested in Subang Jaya26 July 2016 @ 11:28 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Police today detained another suspect, believed to be involved in the recent shooting incident at Taman OUG which saw a woman killed and her daughter injured.
City police chief Datuk Amar Singh Ishar Singh said the 41-year-old suspect was detained in Subang Jaya.
"Based on a tip-off, a Criminal Investigation Department team from Kuala Lumpur tracked down the suspect and detained him at 7.30pm today," he said.
Amar said a remand order would be applied tomorrow.
Ops Selamat: 273 deaths, 20,294 accidents recorded14 July 2016 @ 2:33 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 20,294 road accidents and 273 fatalities have been recorded under Ops Selamat 9/2015 since it was launched on June 29 in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri.
Federal Traffic Enforcement Investigation Department deputy director superintendent Ruslan Khalid said the number showed a decrease of road accident cases from last year which saw 19,059 cases and 330 fatalities.
Taman OUG shooting: Police probing family's business connections7 July 2016 @ 2:40 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Police are closely examining the nature of the business operated by a female real estate agent, who was fatally gunned down in Taman OUG yesterday.
The family's business, said police, could possibly provide a clue to uncovering the motive of the drive-by shooting, which also left the woman's daughter critically injured.
City Criminal Investigation Department senior assistant commissioner Rusdi Mohd Isa said police are not leaving out any angles in their investigation.
Police form special taskforce to investigate Bill Kayong murder21 June 2016 @ 4:38 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Police have formed a special taskforce to investigate the murder of PKR's Bill Kayong.
Inspector-General of police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said the taskforce would be led by the Sarawak Criminal Investigation Department chief.
"We will also send officers from Bukit Aman's Criminal Investigation Department to assist the investigation," he said.