Vietnamese vessel with 500kg of sea cucumber seized off Kudat.
The court has taken cognizance of the government’s seriousness in protecting wildlife by imposing a fine of RM1.56 million, the highest ever involving a wildlife crime, says A Srimurugan.
They were arrested by Perhilitan officers on April 15 in Hulu Sungai Tersat in Taman Negara, Pahang.
All her stepmom wants is for Doan Thi Huong to return home and settle down with a decent man.
This will be the first time Doan Thi Huong will be testifying in court after being charged with an Indonesian for the murder.
Truong Duy Nhat disappeared after his criticism of Thailand's detention of asylum-seeker from Saudi Arabia, and Bahraini refugee footballer from Australia.
The 10 adults and 11 children were found on November 1 during a search on a truck which had just arrived in Newhaven, southeast England, on a ferry from Dieppe in northeast France.
The gang recently moved their operation from the southern states to Kedah and had already amassed loot totalling RM100,000.
Skins, claws, meat and other parts from protected bears, a leopard, serow goats and a python also recovered during Pahang raid.
The oil was allegedly stolen from the Pulau Bukom industrial site in western Singapore, which Shell describes as one of its most important production sites in the world.
She is alleged to have offered a RM890,000 bribe to Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency officers.
A Sepang police officer says he did not know if Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong returned to the airport to meet a North Korean suspect, Mr Y, to pull another ‘prank’.
He was jointly charged with committing offence with a couple, who pleaded not guilty.
Kuala Terengganu MP Raja Kamarul Bahrin alleges maritime enforcement officers arrested recently are mere 'ikan bilis' while 'top people' in the syndicate are still free.
Those arrested include mastermind, a Viet woman with ‘Datuk’ title, and MMEA personnel said to have collected RM50,000 to RM200,000 for release of each boat seized.
Most Vietnamese brides usually settle in rural areas in South Korea, a prospect that has become less attractive to eligible Korean women who have streamed into fast-growing cities to climb the career ladder.
No ransom had been paid for the Vietnamese hostage's freedom.
KL police chief says case is believed to be a murder-cum suicide.
Attorney-General's Chambers gives lawyers 44 documents but says more time needed to provide CCTV recordings.
The suspect is said to have placed the victim's hand on his genitals after unzipping his pants during a ride.
Doan Thi Huong's father says his 'gentle' daughter is afraid of frogs and rats, can't possibly be brave enough to kill.
Police insist a post-mortem must be done before body can be handed over to family