Apex court orders JPN to remove ‘bin Abdullah’ from boy’s birth cert

The Muslim boy from Johor was born out of wedlock. PUTRAJAYA: A seven-member Federal Court bench today unanimously ordered the National Registration Department (JPN) director-general to remove the word “bin Abdullah” from the birth certificate of a Muslim boy from Johor who was born out of wedlock. The Federal Court also rules that the boy, […]

44 more Covid-19 cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship

Passengers are required to wear masks and keep their distance during brief periods on open decks. (AP pic) TOKYO: Another 44 people on board a cruise ship moored off Japan’s coast have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the country’s health minister said Thursday. Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said the 44 new cases were from […]