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Malaysia in suspense ahead of Najib's visit to anti-graft agency

Malaysia in suspense ahead of Najib's visit to anti-graft agency

The MACC is "trying hard" to get cooperation from countries including United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Saudi Arabia to access overseas statements, as it only has domestic documents at the moment, Mohd Shukri said . The US Department of Justice refers to Najib as "Malaysian Official Number 1" in its anti-kleptocracy investigation into 1MDB. The probe into SRC International is in addition to the discovery of about 2.6 billion ringgit (U.S.


Pope Francis tells gay abuse survivor 'God made you like that'.

Pope Francis tells gay abuse survivor 'God made you like that'.

He reportedly told Neria , "God loves all his children, however they are; you are a son of God, who accepts you exactly as you are". Martin's book is being published this week in Italian, with a preface by the Francis-appointed bishop of Bologna, Monsignor Matteo Zuppi, a sign that the message of acceptance is being embraced even in traditionally conservative Italy.


Preakness Stakes: Justify on course for Triple Crown after victory at Pimlico

Preakness Stakes: Justify on course for Triple Crown after victory at Pimlico

Obviously from what I know now, yes. Kentucky Derby victor Justify won the Preakness Stakes on Saturday and is on course to become the 13th horse to win USA flat racing's Triple Crown. Justify showed more evidence of being the same kind of super horse as American Pharoah, and Baffert has repeatedly drawn comparisons between them.


Venezuela's Maduro plans to bring in Colombians to vote for him: Santos

Venezuela's Maduro plans to bring in Colombians to vote for him: Santos

Earlier this month, the United States sanctioned three Venezuelans and 20 firms with alleged ties to Maduro. The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on Venezuelan socialist party boss Diosdado Cabello, accusing him of drug trafficking and heading a major corruption network that siphoned off funds from state-run companies to accounts in Russian Federation and other countries.


Apple's HomePod only takes fourth place in smart speaker race

Apple's HomePod only takes fourth place in smart speaker race

That's way behind the 4 million Amazon's Echo sales and the 2.4 million orders for Google Home . Interestingly, China-based e-commerce giant Alibaba was able to capture the third spot in the first quarter and landed between Google and Apple with 700,000 unit shipments.