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Full text of Umno presidential speech

Thursday, 27 November 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Following is the policy speech by Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Razak at the opening of the Umno General Assembly 2014 at Putra World Trade Centre.

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MCA, MIC, Gerakan laud Sedition Act’s decision

By BALQIS NASIR and SITI NAZZUA BANI - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 09:08

KUALA LUMPUR: The decision to retain the Sedition Act 1948 to safeguard nation-building has received the thumbs up from leaders of Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties.

PM retains Sedition Act, adds provisions

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:16

THE Sedition Act 1948 will not only be maintained but also strengthened, with at least two more provisions, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak announced yesterday.

Party solidarity behind move

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:16

UMNO, the biggest political party in the country, made a strong and bold stand yesterday when its president put an end to all speculation on the fate of the Sedition Act 1948.

Euphoria and elation in a single interval

By Azmi Anshar - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:16

IN the storied history of the always anticipated Umno presidential policy speech as the highlight at the party’s annual General Assembly, Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s delivery yesterday should be remembered as one of briefest at just 15 minutes over the hour.

‘Interpretation may be too broad’

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:15

THE definition of “sedition” in the Sedition Act 1948 may be reviewed to clear up any confusion or ambiguity over what the term means, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said yesterday.

‘Law vital for national harmony’

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:15

UMNO leaders came out of Dewan Merdeka of the Putra World Trade Centre here yesterday after the presidential speech relieved and satisfied.

Use it against secessionists, say Sabah, Sarawak leaders

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: Sabah and Sarawak leaders have welcomed the prime minister’s decision to retain the Sedition Act 1948.

IGP backs PM’s call

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:15

THE top policeman yesterday threw his support behind Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s decision to retain the Sedition Act 1948.

Party president’s stand lauded

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno delegates yesterday gave a rousing response to the party president’s call for a rejuvenation of the party and the Sedition Act 1948 to be maintained, empowered and given added value.

Tackling internal issues vital to Puteri’s cause

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:15

HER eyes lit up and the coffee session turned intense upon the mere mention of Puteri Umno’s supposedly lethargic approach in promoting the party.