Malaysia

Court finds Anwar’s defence on sodomy charge not credible

The Court of Appeal which convicted Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy last month held that the opposition leader's statement from the dock during the trial was not credible as it was a bare denial. Judges Datuk Balia Yusof Wahi, Datuk Aziah Ali and Datuk Mohd Zawawi Salleh in their judgment, which was made available today,... Read More

A man shouting slogans during a protest against the impending visit of US President Barack Obama at the US Embassy after Friday prayers in Kuala Lumpur. Obama is scheduled to arrive in Malaysia on April 26, after visiting Japan, South Korea and the Philippines. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 18, 2014.

A man shouting slogans during a protest against the impending visit of US President Barack Obama at the US Embassy after Friday prayers in Kuala Lumpur. Obama is scheduled to arrive in Malaysia on April 26, after visiting Japan, South Korea and the Philippines. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 18, 2014.

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