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1MDB scandal: Malaysia ex-PM hit with 25 new charges

1MDB scandal: Malaysia ex-PM hit with 25 new charges

Najib Razak pleaded not guilty to all counts, which represented the most serious in a string of charges he has faced over the alleged looting of state fund 1MDB.

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested in 1MDB case

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested in 1MDB case

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will face charges of abusing his position and graft related to money allegedly siphoned off from state fund 1MDB.

Former Malaysian PM Najib to go on trial next year

Former Malaysian PM Najib to go on trial next year

Najib Razak and his wife, Rosmah Mansor, have been barred from leaving the country after his decade in power ended in a shock election defeat in May.

Malaysian PM vows to repeal controversial security law

Malaysian PM vows to repeal controversial security law

It was the latest pledge by the country's new reformist leaders to roll back repressive legislation introduced by scandal-hit ex-premier Najib Razak.

Switzerland investigates six for suspected bribery: 1MDB probe

Switzerland investigates six for suspected bribery: 1MDB probe

1Malaysia Development Berhad, or 1MDB as it is known, is at the centre of money laundering investigations in at least six countries.

Bank accounts of Najib's party frozen in 1MDB probe

Bank accounts of Najib's party frozen in 1MDB probe

The United Malays National Organisation (Umno) has governed the country for more than 60 years.

Nearly $275mn in luxury items seized from homes of Najib, wife

Nearly $275mn in luxury items seized from homes of Najib, wife

Authorities are investigating Najib as part of their probe into how billions of dollars went missing from state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), which was founded by the former premier.

Former aide to Malaysian ex-PM Najib detained

Former aide to Malaysian ex-PM Najib detained

A former aide to disgraced Malaysian ex-prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested in connection to the 1MDB corruption scandal, local media reported.

Malaysia to reopen probe into Mongolian model murder

Malaysia to reopen probe into Mongolian model murder

Malaysia will reopen an investigation into the murder of a Mongolian model in 2006, the Star newspaper reported on its website

Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewellery

Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewellery

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak says he shouldn't be blamed for the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal, and declares he knows nothing about money from the state fund appearing in his personal account.

Malaysia seeks to lay charges against Najib, says Mahathir

Malaysia seeks to lay charges against Najib, says Mahathir

Mahathir Mohamad told Reuters in an interview that Malaysian investigators already "have an almost perfect case" against the principal suspects who had defrauded 1MDB.

Malaysian ex-PM's wife faces grilling over graft claims

Malaysian ex-PM's wife faces grilling over graft claims

The wife of Malaysia's ousted prime minister Najib Razak on Tuesday arrived at the nation's anti-corruption agency for questioning over a massive financial scandal involving a state sovereign wealth fund.