Full text of Umno president’s policy 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.


“I was offered RM100mil to entice Sabah MPs to jump ship” - Anifah tells court

By HIDIR REDUAN - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 14:10

KUALA LUMPUR: Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman testified that a businessman linked to opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim offered him RM100 million to entice ten Sabah Members of Parliament to party-hop.

Definition of Sedition Act reviewed

By M Hamzah Jamaludin and Rozanna Latiff - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 14:05

KUALA LUMPUR: The definition of 'sedition' under the Sedition Act 1948 may be reviewed in order to clear up any confusion or ambiguity over the term, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said today.

5 Besut locals begin 20,000 adventure across Australia

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 13:21

BESUT: Five locals from Besut today began their 20,000 km journey to cross the continent of Australia for 35 days via the Australian Trans-Continent Adventure Programme.

Be united, loyal and submissive, 3.47mil Umno members told

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 13:17

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno, which now has 3.47 million members, must be united in one line and continue to uphold the slogan ‘Bersatu. Bersetia. Berkhidmat’ (United. Loyal. Submissive) to ensure the party’s survival, said Umno secretary-general Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.

Nasi kandar hawker gets death for drug trafficking

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 12:56

ALOR STAR: A 37-year-old nasi kandar hawker ‎was sentenced to death by the High Court here today with trafficking 9kg of ganja in Arau, Perlis last October.

Selangor State Assembly: Audit on severance payments to be tabled next week

By EUNICE AU - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 12:53

SHAH ALAM: The audit report on several severance payments made to former Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim's former aides is expected to be tabled in the state assembly sitting next week after it is approved in the state executive council meeting.

Police laud new law against terror

By KOI KYE LEE - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 12:44

PUTRAJAYA: Police have welcomed the new anti-terror law that would be drafted soon in a bid to tackle the threats of militants in the country.

Two teachers charged with illegal possession of UPSR papers

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 12:32

KUALA KANGSAR: Two teachers were charged at the Sessions Court here today for illegal possession of Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah examination papers.

Najib launches TV3’s new weekly programmes

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 12:29

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak launched two new weekly television programmes for one of Media Prima TV channel, TV3, Dunia Minggu Ini (The world this week) and Potret Niaga (the Business potrait).

Sedition Act retained: Najib

By Azura Abas - Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 11:46

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak decided that the Sedition Act 1948 should be retained to safeguard national security.