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KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu said that the government is working to correct the discrepancies in the Armed Forces Fund Board (LTAT), after the National Audit Department fla...
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Umno Youth chief Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki today accused the Pakatan Harapan government of victimising civil servants in its bid to further "clean up" the service.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu has said that the Malaysian government will only heed requests from United Nations (UN) for peacekeepers and security forces, and will not aide...
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Pakatan Harapan (PH) swept into power largely on its promise of changes and on the premise that the BN government had failed the rakyat.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today he is puzzled by global rating agencies for potentially downgrading Malaysia’s credit rating for bailing out the ailing Federal Land Dev...
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LETTER | Aliran condemns the recent assault on freedom of speech by social and cyberbullies, aided and abetted by officials who clearly need to critically examine their priorities and review their sta...
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LETTER | Reading with interest the developments and the spins in the daily press on Penang's liveability and needing more land and controlling mass tourism - it smacks of a dangerous agenda to change ...
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IN the Semenyih by-election last month, it was reported that Barisan Nasional (BN) swept the police votes.
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PUCHONG, April 19 — Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman today said that the government had allocated RM10 million to revamp 1Malaysia 4 Youth (iM4U), the previous Barisan Nasional (BN...
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'The Kleptocrats', a documentary about the 1MDB scandal, was launched in an exclusive screening attended by some 70 guests in Kuala Lumpur last night.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Khairy Jamaluddin criticised his Umno party today for excusing Kemayan assemblyman Mohd Fadli Osman’s description of Chinese and Tamil school students as “foreigners”.
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Malaysia's ranking on the World Press Freedom Index 2019 jumped 22 places to 123 out of 180 countries, according to Reporters Without Borders (RSF). The Paris-based watchdog attributed the significant...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A witness told the High Court today that RM10.7 million was given to two Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties as well as individuals and companies through two bank accounts belonging ...
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Umno secretary-general Annuar Musa (above) said the party's Kemayan assemblyperson Mohd Fadli Osman's comment likening students in Chinese and Tamil vernacular schools to 'pendatang' (foreigners) was ...
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Have we gone wrong in the matriculation intake?
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YOURSAY | ‘Minister Maszlee Malik has to come clean on what's happening.’ Have we gone wrong on matriculation intake?
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Swiss government had offered assistance to authorities in Malaysia in the investigation of the 1MDB scandal, but it was turned down by the previous administration, said the Swiss amb...
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DHAYA Maju LTAT Sdn Bhd, a joint venture between privately held Dhaya Maju Infrastructure (Asia) Sdn Bhd (DMIA) and Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera (LTAT), has submitted a new proposal to the governme...
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Umno Kemayan assemblyperson Mohd Fadil Osman's claim that vernacular schools destroy unity in Malaysia is the very thing damaging the country's harmony and not the schools.
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Former de facto law minister Zaid Ibrahim has accused the Pakatan Harapan government of being afraid of bullies.
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IPOH, April 17 — The State Agricultural Development Corporation of Perak (SADC) will introduce the Skim Ladang Harapan as part of the state’s efforts to spur income growth and job opportunities fo...
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PAS has decided not to field a candidate for the upcoming Sandakan parliamentary by-election.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — PAS has decided not to contest in the May 11 Sandakan parliamentary by-election, its secretary-general Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan said today.
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ADUN SPEAKS | Why are so many students with excellent SPM results rejected from gaining admission into our matriculation programmes?
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The audit of alleged wrongdoings in the Socioeconomic Development of the Indian Community (Sedic) programme is still ongoing, according to Minister in Prime Minister’s Department P Waythamoorthy.
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Bilateral relations between Malaysia and the US continue to flourish in many areas of cooperation under the new Malaysian government of Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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PAS lawmakers in Perlis have no issues with the state legislative assembly sitting being just one day, today.
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The Malaysian Indian Transformation Unit (Mitra) is set to lodge reports with the police and MACC against dubious NGOs it accused of misusing millions of ringgit in government grants intended for the ...
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The Malaysian Bar has urged the Pakatan Harapan government to expedite the setting up of a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into the judiciary.
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YOURSAY | 'The community has become disillusioned with the gov't for continuously sidelining them.' DAP lawmaker tells Harapan to address decline in Indian support Anonymous 2405191458063842: DAP dep...
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Click to enlarge Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad held a press conference today to officially announce that the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) is back on track after a suspension and lengthy nego...
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Umno vice-president Hishammuddin Hussein said the opposition coalition's third consecutive by-election triumph would bolster the spirit of Umno and BN to work harder.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Positive outcomes that benefit the people matter as they must be made to feel they chose right in changing the government, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said today.
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The abandoned Putrajaya-Kajang link may be revived with an LRT line, according to a report in The Star Online.
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Saturday's Rantau by-election saw Umno acting chairperson Mohamad Hasan trouncing Pakatan Harapan candidate Dr S Streram.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The three straight losses for Pakatan Harapan (PH) in recent by-elections are not an indication of the rakyat’s protest against the government, Fahmi Fadzil (pix) said.
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PUTRAJAYA - China has not just reduced the fee for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) to RM44 billion (S$14.4 billion), but also agreed to a 50-50 joint venture to operate the 640km line across Peninsula...
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The fight that broke out outside Pakatan Harapan's operations centre in Rantau last night was due to a payment dispute, according to police.Negeri Sembilan acting police chief Mohamad Mat Yusop said a...
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JOHOR BAHRU (April 15): Bukit Kepong assemblyman Dr Sahruddin Jamal was sworn in as the 17th menteri besar (MB) of Johor at Istana Bukit Serene here yesterday.
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LETTER | Is BN, Umno or PAS the happiest after three by-election victories in a row by the opposition?
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PETALING JAYA: DAP’s P Ramasamy today said Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) loss in Rantau, its third consecutive defeat in the by-elections that have come since last year’s general election, might be a s...
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ADUN SPEAKS | With the disastrous results in the last three consecutive by-elections, there is talk abuzz that some kind of leadership change within Pakatan Harapan might be in the offing.
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A Perak DAP leader has called on Pakatan Harapan to address a drop in support for the coalition from the Indian community after last year’s 14th general election.
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The Malaysian Bar has called on the government to withdraw its tabled amendments to the National Security Council (NSC) Act 2016 and then move to abolish the controversial law.
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YOURSAY | 'The three straight by-election losses show that the people want action, not just Najib-bashing.' Mat Hasan: People tired of Harapan's politics of 'blame and slander' Drngsc: BN candidate Mo...
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The fight that broke out outside Pakatan Harapan's operations centre in Rantau last night was due to a payment dispute, according to police.
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The PKR disciplinary committee will investigate the involvement of its members in a number of alleged offences that occurred during the Rantau by-election yesterday.
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Bersatu supreme council leader A Kadir Jasin has provided Bukit Kepong assemblyperson Sahruddin Jamal with a reminder about the Johor palace shortly after he was sworn in as the new state menteri besa...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Police have arrested two men for allegedly searching a police patrol car for evidence of voter fraud during the Rantau by-election in Negri Sembilan yesterday.
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Even without any formal merger on the cards, a PAS leader has expressed his hope that his party's growing ties with Umno will never end.
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Former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak thanked the people who made BN's victory in Rantau possible on Saturday.BN's Mohamad Hasan won the Rantau by-election comfortably with 10,397 votes, a 4,510 vot...
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR vice-president Zuraida Kamaruddin said Dr Streram Sinnasamy was not the reason for the ruling coalition’s defeat in the Rantau by-election yesterday.
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Sebelum pilihan raya kecil (PRK) Rantau bermula, Presiden PKR Anwar Ibrahim menyeru orang ramai supaya menggunakan kemenangannya di Port Dickson sebagai ukuran untuk menentukan sokongan rakyat kepada ...
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The victory of Mohamad Hasan (Tok Mat) and Umno-BN at the Rantau by-election tonight was expected and had been forecast by many political observers.
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ADUN SPEAKS | After the last general election in May 2018, seven by-elections have been held.
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COMMENTARY, April 14 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) has now got to look back at its drawing board and prioritise people’s welfare and fulfil its general election pledges before the growing dissatisfaction...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) loss in the Rantau race underscores the need to focus on cost of living issues, PKR leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and a few Pakatan leaders said.
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RANTAU: Barisan Nasional (BN) will continue to play the role of a check and balance on the Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) performance as the ruling government.
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Malaysia's ruling Pakatan Harapan (PH) alliance has suffered its third electoral loss this year, failing to win a by-election in the state of Negeri Sembilan yesterday.
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RANTAU POLLS | Negeri Sembilan Menteri Besar Aminuddin Harun said Pakatan Harapan will probe any claims of sabotage in the Rantau by-election, which saw the ruling coalition suffer a heavy defeat.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin today said that Datuk Seri Mohamad Hassan’s victory in the Rantau by-election is a clear indication that the people ar...
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Pakatan Harapan is defeated in all but one polling district in Rantau.The only polling district Harapan managed to retain was Bandar Ekar, which has the highest proportion of Chinese voters (42.1 perc...
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RANTAU: The defeat of PKR’s candidate in the Rantau by-election tonight will not backfire on PKR leader Anwar Ibrahim or affect his political future and leadership skills, said Pakatan Harapan elect...
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SEREMBAN: Umno’s acting president, Mohamad Hasan, scored a convincing victory in the Rantau by-election tonight, handing Pakatan Harapan its third by-election defeat in a row this year.
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Pakatan Harapan's defeat in the Rantau by-election is a reminder for the ruling coalition to focus on the people's plight, said PKR president Anwar Ibrahim.
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The EC announces BN's Mohamad Hasan as the winner of the Rantay by-election.Supporters cheer when the returning officer announced Mohamad garnered 10,397 votes and boo when it was revealed that Harapa...
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Khairy Jamaluddin pointed out that Pakatan Harapan emptied its entire arsenal with regard to the Rantau by-election but failed to win the state seat.
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RANTAU: First blood in the Rantau by-election has gone to acting Umno president Mohamad Hasan, according to unofficial results from Kampung Bemban, Seremban.
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BN candidate Mohamad Hasan showed his marked ballot paper to the press before placing it into the ballot box at SRJK(C) Chung Hua, Rantau this morning.According to Section 39 of the Election Offences...
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BN acting chairperson and candidate Mohamad Hasan congratulated Election Commission (EC) chairperson Azhar Azizan Harun after seeing improvements in the election process in Rantau.Mohamad Hasan, who h...
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BN and PAS supporters heckled Harapan supporters with insults such as "hancing" and "tipu" some 100 metres away from SRJK(C) Chung Hua in Pekan Rantau.Harapan supporters were vastly outnumbered, there...
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Harapan and BN supporters engage in a shouting match over vote canvassing outside the SK Nyatoh polling centre.Harapan supporters are livid that a pickup truck bearing the BN logo is allowed to park w...
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PKR candidate Dr S Streram casts his vote at the SJK(T) Rantau polling centre and notes that today is his 34th wedding anniversary.He said bringing Rantau out of the 61 years under BN is a big mission...
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BN candidate Mohamad Hasan arrived at the polling centre in Rantau at around 8.30am.Mohamad told reporters after casting his ballot that the voters' body language has been positive and that they have ...
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BN candidate Mohamad Hasan's eldest brother, Azman Hasan, greeted him at the SRJK(C) Chung Hua, Rantau polling centre this morning.Azman, who is suffering various ailments and has difficulty walking,...
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RANTAU: Polling day is never without the trademark drama and excitement as party supporters officially end their campaigning and wait for the voting to be over and the results to be announced.
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RANTAU: Barisan Nasional’s (BN) candidate for the Rantau by-election, Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan said the Election Commission has made some improvements at SJK (C) Chung Hua.
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SEREMBAN: Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has pointed out that the East Coast Railway Line (ECRL) project that has been revived is not a bait for the by-election for the Rantau State Constituency.
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RANTAU: The 14 voting centres for the Rantau by-election opened at 8am today, with three of the four candidates joining the early birds to cast their ballots.
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LIVE REPORTS | Polling for the Rantau by-election today and the stakes are high.
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SEREMBAN: Transport Minister Loke Siew Fook tonight said last week’s announcement on the East Coast Rail Link project likely proceeding was not made to fish for votes during the Rantau by-election c...
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SEREMBAN (April 12): Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has pointed out that the East Coast Railway Line (ECRL) project that has been revived is not a bait for the by-election for the Rantau State Co...
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PETALING JAYA (April 12): The cost reduction of RM21.5 billion for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) was achieved through reduction of the cost per kilometre for the project from RM90 million to RM68 mi...
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RANTAU POLLS | A video of Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran's ceramah in Tamil, appealing for the Indian community's votes in tomorrow's Rantau by-election, has caught the attention of Khairy Jam...
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RANTAU, April 12 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate in Rantau Dr S. Streram today refuted Ilham Centre’s findings that said his over-reliance on Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim in his by-election campaign ...
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The RM21.5 billion savings from the reduced cost of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is enough to build two more Petronas Twin Towers, said former finance minister Daim Zainuddin.
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RANTAU POLLS | The Election Commission (EC) today dismissed an allegation that it is biased and only enforces laws against one political party during the campaign period for the Rantau state by-electi...
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Politics is the main reason for the failure of the amendment bill to restore Sarawak’s rights to be passed by Parliament with the GPS coalition from Sarawak, BN and PAS members abstaining.
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APRIL 12 — Politics is the main reason for the failure of the amendment bill to restore Sarawak’s rights to be passed by Parliament with the GPS coalition from Sarawak, BN and PAS members abstaini...
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YOURSAY | 'This assessment by the opposition cannot be trusted at all.' Harapan gets multiple 'F's in opposition leader's '365 days in power' test Well That's Fantastic: Opposition Leader Ismail Sabri...
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YOURSAY | 'It must be clarified, once and for all, as to who has the right to appoint the MB.' The Johor ruler's role in replacing the menteri besar Milshah: Good article by lawyer Lim Wei Jiet.
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SEREMBAN (April 11): DAP deputy chairman, Gobind Singh Deo today criticised the Opposition who often harped that the new Pakatan Harapan (PH) Government has failed to implement its manifesto which was...
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RANTAU POLLS | DAP deputy chairperson Gobind Singh Deo today criticised the opposition who often harped that the new Pakatan Harapan government had failed to implement its pledges from its manifesto f...
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SEREMBAN (April 11): With just over 24 hours left for campaigning in the Rantau state by-election, the Pakatan Harapan (PH) is all geared up to announce its manifesto at any time now.