KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- A Bangladeshi construction worker was sentenced to seven months' jail by the Ampang Magistrate's Court here today, for threatening his countryman with a knife to demand his debts.

TELUK INTAN, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- Police detained 14 suspected drug addicts including a drug dealer, in an integrated operation, dubbed 'Op Sarang/Op Tapis', at an oil palm plantation here yesterday.

PETALING JAYA, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- A son and a daughter-in-law of musician Man Kidal and a third person pleaded not guilty in the Magistrate's Court here today to dishonest misappropriation of RM30,000 belonging to a technician which was banked into their company account for investment last year.

KLANG, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- A cook was charged in the Magistrate's Court here today with the murder of his mother-in-law last month.

IPOH, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- Perak will be the first state in the country to introduce a curriculum module for Islamic religious classes conducted by mosques and surau in the state, and a code of ethics for their takmir teachers.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17(Bernama) -- The Meteorological Department has forecast thunderstorms, heavy rainfall and strong winds in several districts in Kedah, Penang, Perak, Pahang, Sabah and Sarawak up to the early evening today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- A former manager of a licensed massage parlour was sentenced to 12 months' jail and fined RM10,000, in default three months' jail, by the Sessions Court here today after he pleaded guilty to criminal breach of trust (CBT) involving RM19,437.