Law And Order

Malaysia police raid ex-PM house as part of corruption probe

May 17, 2018

Malaysian police have searched former Prime Minister Najib Razak's house, reportedly part of a money-laundering investigation linked to a state investment fund that is being investigated abroad

China, Airbus investigating blown-out windshield on plane

May 16, 2018

China, Airbus investigating why jet's windshield detached during flight

Indonesia police shoot dead suspected militant, arrest 13

May 15, 2018

Indonesia police say they shot dead a militant and arrested 13 others suspected of links to suicide bombings in the country's second-largest city

Indonesia police shoot dead suspected militant, arrest 13 others on suspicion of links to Surabaya attacks

May 15, 2018

Indonesia police shoot dead suspected militant, arrest 13 others on suspicion of links to Surabaya attacks

Former Taiwan president sentenced for leaking information

May 15, 2018

Former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou has been sentenced to four months in prison on the charge of leaking classified information, in a case that

Islamic militant, officer killed after Indonesia prison riot

May 11, 2018

Police say a suspected Islamic militant fatally stabbed a police officer at a police detention center near Indonesia's capital before being shot and killed by other officers

Philippine top judge, Duterte's critic, ousted by colleagues

May 11, 2018

The Philippine Supreme Court has ousted its chief justice, a critic of the country's authoritarian president, in an unprecedented vote she and hundreds of protesters called unconstitutional and a threat to democracy

Militants surrender to end Indonesia detention center riot

May 10, 2018

Indonesia's top security minister says dozens of Islamic militants who took over a detention center near Indonesia's capital, killing five officers, have surrendered to police

Chinese court sentences Anbang founder to 18 years for fraud

May 10, 2018

Chinese state media say the founder of the Chinese insurance company that owns New York City's Waldorf Hotel has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for fraudulently raising $10 billion from investors

Man imprisoned in Vietnam for posting dissent on Facebook

May 10, 2018

A court in Vietnam has sentenced a Facebook user to 4 ½ years in jail for posts that the court said distorted the political situation in the country and opposed the ruling Communist Party and the state