SINGAPORE (July 9): “Truth will be out” - William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice (1596). Najib Razak, the former prime minister of Malaysia, has been arrested and charged with corruption and criminal breach of trust. He is slated to stand trial in February next year.

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