Politics

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.

Anwar fails to settle RM100m suit against Foreign Minister

By HIDIR REDUAN - Friday, 10 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim failed to settle his RM100 million defamation suit against Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman.

Don’t politicise water issue: Mahdzir Khalid

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, 9 October 2014.

SHAH ALAM: Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA) deputy minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid urged people not to politicise the water restructuring exercise and focus on the implementation that would benefit millions of residents in Selangor, Putrajaya and Kuala Lumpur.

Gerakan hits out at CM Guan Eng for not exercising power to save Kg Siam

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Friday, 3 October 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Gerakan hit out at the DAP-led government for not exercising its legal power to prevent Kampung Siam from being demolished.

BN never use religious conservatives to stay in power: KJ

Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: The allegation that Barisan Nasional (BN) is using religious conservatives to stay in power is baseless, Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin said.

Selangor Pas to meet to pick assemblyman for deputy speaker post

Saturday, 27 September 2014.

SHAH ALAM: Selangor PAS is to convene a meeting soon to select its assemblyman for the post of deputy speaker of the Selangor legislative assembly allotted to PAS by newly-elected menteri besar Mohamed Azmin Ali.

Anwar Ibrahim dodges questions on royal speech

By HANA NAZ HARUN and ADRIAN LAI - Friday, 26 September 2014.

PETALING JAYA: PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today coyly refused to respond to the Sultan of Selangor's stinging rebuke against his party.

Anwar questioned by police over alleged seditious remarks

By ADRIAN LAI and RAYMUND WONG - Friday, 26 September 2014.

PETALING JAYA: PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was questioned by the police today for allegedly uttering seditious remarks during a political speech on March 25, 2011 in Gombak, Selangor.

Oct 29 for hearing to dismiss suit against DAP

By ‎Hidir Reduan - Friday, 26 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court will hear on Oct 29 an application to strike out former Teratai assemblywoman Jenice Lee Ying Ha's suit against opposition party DAP.

Pas not affected by PKR and DAP’s absence in campaigning

By SULAIMAN JAAFAR - Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

TUMPAT: The absence of PKR and DAP top leadership in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election has not affected Pas campaigning.

BN wraps up campaign by wooing fence-sitters

Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

TUMPAT: The Barisan Nasional (BN) is wrapping up its campaign in the Pengkalan Kubor state by-election by wooing some 10 per cent of the voters who happen to be the fence-sitters.

Dr M: Try to be on your own, Azmin Ali

Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the newly appointed Selangor menteri besar could run the state well if he managed it on his own.

PKR: Sacked Selangor excos may be reappointed

Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

SHAH ALAM: Selangor PKR does not dismiss the possibility that sacked state executive councillors would be reappointed.

Police give assurance of safety to voters

Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

TUMPAT: The police have advised voters to go out and cast their ballots without fear in the Pengkalan Kubor state by-election tomorrow.

Weatherman forecasts fine weather in the morning

Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

TUMPAT: The Meteorological Services Department has forecast fine weather in the morning and rain in the late afternoon in Pengkalan Kubor where polling takes place tomorrow in the state by-election.

DAP not budging from labelling Pas excos as traitors

By BALVIN KAUR - Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: The DAP stands by its labelling of four Selangor Pas executive councillors under former Menteri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim as traitors.

Pas Selangor calls Guan Eng ignorant

By EUNICE AU - Tuesday, 23 September 2014.

KLANG: Pas Selangor deputy commissioner I Sallehen Mukhyi today said DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng's statement accusing the four Pas excos of betraying democracy was ignorant and selfish.

“Political frog” not defamatory, suit dismissed by court

By BALVIN KAUR - Tuesday, 23 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang High Court today dismissed a defamation suit by former PKR Bukit Gelugor division chief Lim Boo Chang against Tanjung member of parliament Ng Wei Aik for calling the former a "political frog".

Hadi welcomes Azmin as Selangor MB

Tuesday, 23 September 2014.

KUALA TERENGGANU: While congratulating the appointment of PKR deputy president as Selangor MB, PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang believe that the end of the controversy will forge better cooperation among the parties in Pakatan.

Pas Muktamar: Pakatan Rakyat is just a coalition, not party, Hadi remind members

By Rizalman Hammim - Saturday, 20 September 2014.

BATU PAHAT: Pas president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang has reminded party members that Pakatan Rakyat is not their party but merely a coalition that Pas is a member.