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9 cops nabbed for visiting entertainment centres

They face disciplinary action for going against orders not to visit such outlets.

Banned from US, Huawei woos India, world’s No 2 wireless market

Top maker of components for 5G networks says it’s continuing to invest in the sub-continent

Activision Blizzard softens punishment on gamer who supported HK protesters

Chung Ng Wai’s ban reduced from a year to 6 months.

Smoking ban in eateries is a breath of fresh air

The nation-wide ban will make smoking cigarettes in eateries a thing of the past.

First HK protesters appear in court for defying mask ban

A male university student and a 38-year-old woman were the first two people to be charged.

HK court rejects mask ban challenge as fresh protests break out

A senior judge dismisses the injunction demand.

E-cigarettes are ‘ticking time-bombs’, says Penang consumers body

Solve the problem before it gets out of hand, urges CAP acting president Mohideen Abdul Kader.

Just ban pump boats, no need for study, says PBS’ Ongkili

The former federal minister says the spate of kidnappings recently in waters off Lahad Datu is sufficient proof that the state government should reimpose the ban.

Russia to miss second world meet, Olympic place under threat

Athletics body IAAF extend ban with investigation ongoing on anti-doping data manipulation.

New York to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths

New York will formally ban flavoured e-cigarettes during an emergency meeting of the state's Public Health and Health Planning Council this week.

MTUC wants RCI into foreign worker intake abuses

MTUC says the whole foreign worker intake system is messed up and only a RCI will be able to identify the abuses and recommend remedial measures.

Think tank urges Putrajaya to ban e-cigarettes from Malaysian market

The Galen Centre for Health and Social Policy cites reports of deaths and lung-related illness in the US.

Malaysia has right to slap ban on anti-palm oil products, says...

Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok says there is no reason Malaysia should allow anti-palm oil items to be available on the shelves of supermarkets.

Yahoo Japan joins other online retailers in ending ivory sales

Rival e-commerce firms Rakuten Inc and Mercari Inc banned ivory sales two years ago.

Williams ban for US Open umpire after Serena-Osaka furore

Naomi Osaka defeated Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 in the 2018 US Open final but was booed during the awards ceremony.

India proposes ban on e-cigarettes, with jail terms for offenders

First-time offenders would face a prison term of up to one year and a fine of 100,000 rupees.

‘Shocked’ Nigeria FA want to help banned coach Siasia clear his...

FIFA's Ethics Committee found Samson Siasia guilty of having accepted that he would receive bribes in relation to the manipulation of matches in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics.

Sharjeel says sorry in bid to resurrect Pakistan career

Sharjeel Khan met with Pakistan Cricket Board anti-corruption officials who directed him to undergo a rehabilitation programme, putting him on track to return to the sport.

After Perlis, Kedah bans Naik from speaking publicly in the state

Religious Affairs Committee chairman Ismail Salleh says harmony is the state's priority.

Asri urges Malaysians to push for Dong Zong ban

The Perlis mufti backs a petition launched by PPBM Youth and also accuses Dong Zong of being racist.

ERC proposes no poster war in elections

A poster war creates a lot of problems and requires huge expenses, says Electoral Reform Committee chairman Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman.

Ban on Zakir Naik stays, says Sarawak

The controversial Islamic preacher has been in the state’s banned list since Adenan Satem was Sarawak chief minister.

Dr M renews attacks against ‘racist’ Dong Zong

UPDATED But the prime minister stops short of agreeing to a petition calling for the Chinese interest group to be banned.

Singapore to ban sale of elephant ivory from 2021

The announcement follows two years of consultations with non-government groups, ivory retailers and the public.