Politics

Wanita BN pledges full support for Najib’s leadership

Tuesday, 1 September 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Wanita Barisan Nasional (BN) has pledged its full support for the leadership of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who is also BN chairman.

Umno members should learn from USNO: Sabah CM

By Roshidi Abu Samah - Tuesday, 1 September 2015.

MALACCA: Umno members should learn from what had happened to the United Sabah National Organisation (USNO) political party which once governed Sabah.

DPM: 2 Selangor ministers, if BN wins back the state

By ADRIAN LAI - Tuesday, 1 September 2015.

SUBANG JAYA: Two Barisan Nasional leaders from Selangor will be given ministerial positions if the coalition succeeds in winning back the state in the next general election, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

GHB to form new Islamic party under existing political vehicle

By ADRIAN LAI - Monday, 31 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: A group of disgruntled former Pas leaders today announced its intention to establish Parti Amanah Negara, an Islamic party that will form the new opposition alliance together with DAP and PKR.

BN component parties should settle internal problems: Zahid

By M. HAMZAH JAMALUDIN - Sunday, 30 August 2015.

IPOH: All Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties should settle their internal problems to help the coalition win big in the next general elections, says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

RoS rejects GHB’s application to use ‘Progressice Islamic Party’ name

Friday, 28 August 2015.

MARANG: The Registrar of Societies (RoS) has rejected an application from Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) to name its newly formed party as Progressive Islamic Party.

Jelebu Pas disbands to join GHB

Friday, 28 August 2015.

JELEBU: Twenty-four Jelebu PAS division committee members and its PAS Supporters Club members today declared that they had quit the party to join Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB).

MIC nomination hit by sticks and stones

By HANA NAZ HARUN and TASNIM LOKMAN - Friday, 21 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: A fracas broke out at the MIC presidential nominations, after supporters of former president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel tried to enter nomination grounds.

I am confident Zahid has valid proof: Hishammuddin

By NOR AIN MOHAMED RADHI - Sunday, 16 August 2015.

TEMERLOH: Deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi must have strong evidence on allegations that an Umno leader is attempting to topple the government if he is making the matter public, party vice president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said.

Party leader allegedly involved in conspiring with opposition to meet PM: Zahid

By Syed Umar Ariff and Teoh Pei Ying - Sunday, 16 August 2015.

TAMPIN: The Umno leader involved in a conspiracy with the opposition to topple the government will meet Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak at 6pm today.

PM calls for closure on political funding

By Audrey Dermawan - Sunday, 16 August 2015.

KEPALA BATAS: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today called for closure on any discussion on the ongoing politics funding issue.

Do not disturb Muhyiddin as Umno deputy president: Mukhriz

Saturday, 15 August 2015.

JERLUN: Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir called on all quarters to not disturb the post of UMNO deputy president held by Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as he was elected to the post.

I would be foolish to bring BN down, says Muhyiddin

By Kristy Inus - Saturday, 15 August 2015.

SEMPORNA: Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin asserted that he had never plotted with any quarters to bring down the current government which was chosen through a democratic process.

Pas could be paralysed when GHB officially formed

By Mazlinda Mahmood - Friday, 14 August 2015.

SHAH ALAM: The Selangor chapter of Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) has predicted that Selangor Pas will be paralysed when the new party is officially formed.

Muhyiddin: I'm here to help the government, not topple it

By Rizalman Hammim - Sunday, 2 August 2015.

Regroup and rationalise in the face of challenges, Hishamuddin advises Umno members

By ARNAZ M. KHAIRUL - Sunday, 2 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein has urged party members to rationalise and realise the logic behind steps taken to address the current wave of challenges, even more so to calm the confusion caused by the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) issue.

30 per cent of Umno members have " weakened" party, slams Ku Nan

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Sunday, 2 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno’s current predicament stems from members who slander its own leadership over any dissatisfaction.

Time to revisit Umno-Pas alliance, urges senior Umno leader

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Sunday, 2 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: A senior Umno leader has reiterated that an Umno-Pas alliance can secure a better future for the Malays and Muslims.

Mahdzir says appointment a big responsibility

By ‎MELISSA DARLYNE CHO - Tuesday, 28 July 2015.

ALOR STAR: Newly-minted Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid today thanked Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for entrusting him with the new position.

Najib must have a fully supportive line up: Musa Aman

By Kristy Inus - Tuesday, 28 July 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak must have a line-up that fully supports and can work with him not only to develop the nation, but has the collective responsibility to weather whatever prevailing and future challenges.

PKR snubs Pas?

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Wednesday, 22 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR has picked Pas splinter Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) as partner in a newly proposed opposition pact, sending signals for the Islamic party to run solo ahead of the next general election.

DAP prepared to work with GHB, says Guan Eng

Tuesday, 21 July 2015.

GEORGE TOWN: DAP is prepared to establish cooperation with the newly-formed Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) or New Hope Movement because it differs from PAS, said DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng.

Sabah MIC pledge support to Subramaniam

Monday, 6 July 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah MIC has unanimously pledged their undivided support to acting president Datuk Seri Dr Subramaniam to lead the party forward.

No consensus yet between Selangor DAP, MB

By EUNICE AU - Tuesday, 30 June 2015.

SHAH ALAM: A half hour meeting between leaders from Selangor's PKR and DAP today afternoon was described by DAP as "constructive" even though no consensus was achieved yet.

Focus on holding MIC re-election: Subramaniam

Monday, 29 June 2015.

SEREMBAN: MIC acting president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam says he is focused on holding the party’s re-elections as soon as possible to enable it to return to normalcy.

MIC veteran leaders should rescue party out of abyss

Sunday, 28 June 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: As the MIC finds itself sinking deeper into an abyss of despair, it has become incumbent upon veteran leaders of the embattled Barisan Nasional (BN) component party to rescue the party out of the current crisis it is embroiled in.

Batu Kawan Umno deputy chief stripped of position

By ADRIAN LAI - Saturday, 28 February 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Batu Kawan Umno deputy chief Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan has been stripped of his position after being declared bankrupt last year.

Saari contemplating to appeal suspension from Pas

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, 16 October 2014.

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Pas assemblyman Saari Sungib, who was suspended from the party for a year after signing a declaration of support for PKR's president Datin Seri Wan Azizah during the state menteri besar conflict said he is still contemplating the decision to appeal his suspension.

Mat Razi sworn in as member of Kelantan assembly

By Sharifah Mahsinah Abdullah      - Monday, 13 October 2014.

KOTA BARU: Former Tumpat education assistant officer Mat Razi Mat Ail was yesterday sworn in as a new member of the Kelantan legislative assembly following his victory in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election on Sept 25.The Barisan Nasional (BN) assemblyman took his oath before assembly speaker Datuk Abdu

Kok defends “civil liberty rights” to consume alcohol

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Sunday, 12 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: A DAP leader has come out today to assert her "civil liberty rights" to consume alcohol and party.