• Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:32
    Malaysia picks 1MDB investigator as central bank chief
    A Malaysian official who probed the 1MDB mega-scandal which helped topple the corruption-plagued former regime has been appointed as the new central bank governor, the government said Friday.
    business
  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
    Surat Thani school head probed for wrongdoing
    THE EDUCATION Ministry will start investigating the former director of the Ban Tha Mai School in Suran Thani province next week for alleged grave disciplinary offences.
    national
  • Fri, 25 May 2018 13:25
    Almost $30 million seized in raids linked to Malaysian ex-PM
    Malaysian police said Friday they found cash amounting to almost $30 million in a raid on a luxury apartment as they probed corruption allegations swirling around ousted leader Najib Razak.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 08:48
    Malaysia's Mahathir being probed for 'fake news'
    Malaysian opposition leader Mahathir Mohamad is under investigation for allegedly spreading "fake news" after claiming his plane was sabotaged, police said Thursday, just days before a closely-fought election.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 13:42
    Second Korean Air heiress probed for tantrum
    Seoul, South Korea -  South Korean police launched an inquiry into the sister of Korean Air's infamous "nut rage" heiress Friday over claims that she hurled water into a man's face during a business meeting.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
    Garbage truck graft claims probed
    THE POLICE Counter-Corruption Division (CCD) is poised to investigate 11 local administrative organisations in 10 provinces over alleged corruption in the procurement of sewage and garbage trucks, costing more than Bt70 million in public funds.
    national
  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
    Hasty probe raises likelihood of corruption cover-up 
    On March 15 in the article “Welfare corruption probe to begin at top ministerial levels”, I was astounded to see the following quote: “an investigation of 76 provincial protection centres had found alleged graft at 44 centres, while the remaining 32 centres were scheduled to be probed ahead of a May 31 deadline”.
    your say
  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 12:25
    Oscars chief being investigated for sexual harassment
    The president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the body which hands out the Oscars, is being investigated for sexual harassment, US media reported on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:55
    Two arrested as Bt223m in ‘ice’ seized in Songkhla pickup
    Narcotics Suppression Division (NSD) officers have arrested two suspects and seized 447 kilograms of “ice” (crystal methamphetamine) worth Bt223 million in street value in Songkhla's Hat Yai district as they probed an operation with tentacles to Malaysia.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 06 Mar 2018 03:00
    Police chief probed over lottery row
    CRIME SUPPRESSION Division officers will this week order the Counter-Corruption Division to take legal action against the embattled Kanchanaburi police chief, Pol Maj-General Sutthi Puangpikul, in relation to a high-profile case surrounding the dispute over Bt30-million winning lottery tickets.
    national
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:00
    Police quagmire as officer’s ‘ang pao’ largesse probed for gambling links
    A POLICEMAN’S Chinese New Year’s gifts to fellow officers did not constitute a crime, but might have been a breach of discipline, Metropolitan Police Bureau commissioner Lt-General Charnthep Sesawet said yesterday.
    national
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:35
    Malaysian rapper probed over Lunar New Year dog video
    A rapper in Muslim-majority Malaysia is under police investigation for allegedly insulting Islam with a Lunar New Year video that features dancers wearing dog masks and performing suggestive moves, reports said Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 13:37
    Phuket marina linked to Premchai faces encroachment investigation
    Italian-Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta is subject to another encroachment investigation as a firm in which he is major shareholder is accused of encroaching on mangrove forests and the public sea in Phuket.
    national
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00
    Premchai probed for alleged encroachment
    Embattled ITD president may resign as investigation of alleged poaching continues
    national
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:57
    Police probed for recklessness after celebrity injured in crash
    Two Ayutthaya highway policemen could face a disciplinary probe over an allegation that their reckless behaviour in pulling over a truck led to a three-vehicle accident involving a celebrity on Sunday, senior police officers said on Monday.
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