PUTRAJAYA, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The son of former auditor-general Tan Sri Ishak Tadin who is the last witness, told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) that his father was unable to testify due to his health condition.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- A man and his wife were charged in the Sessions Court here today with cheating a businessman of more than RM900,000 in handphone purchase deal last year.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- A driver of the GrabCar ride hailing service pleaded not guilty in the Ampang Magistrate's Court here today to charges of assaulting, causing hurt and intimidating his passenger.

TAWAU, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The rural community should not make poverty an excuse for them to neglect their children's education, Kalabakan Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Abdul Ghapur Salleh said today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The sixth edition of the South China Sea Conference, scheduled for Oct 4 and 5, will discuss five important topics concerning the area, which is still seeing a number of territorial and maritime disputes.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The move by some opposition leaders to quit the party showed the party was weak and unable to be a saviour to the people, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak.

PUTRAJAYA, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) proceedings into Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) foreign exchange losses in the 1990's concludes today, earlier than scheduled.