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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The government has agreed to pay RM25,000 in damages and RM5,000 in costs to Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah over her detention in 2016 under the Security Offences (Speci...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prominent activist Ambiga Sreenevasan said Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad should be credited for several “good” measures in his administration since coming to power last year, bu...
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SEMENYIH: The Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) candidate for the Semenyih state assembly by-election has declared his assets and hoped his three opponents will do the same.
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KAJANG: The Election Commission (EC) has appointed 134 observers for the Semenyih by-election.
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LETTER | Bersih 2.0 wishes to respond to the Election Commission chairperson, Azhar Harun who said today that in general, government activities are not against election laws as during a by-election, t...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral reforms group Bersih 2.0 has urged the Election Commission (EC) and all political parties to come together and draw up guidelines to address many “grey areas” in the elect...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Bersih 2.0 chairman Maria Chin Abdullah (pix) expects the Election Commission (EC) to fulfil Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) promises for electoral reform, following the appointment of i...
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PUTRAJAYA: Election Commission (EC) chairman Azhar Azizan Harun - popularly known as Art Harun - has defended himself and one of the new appointees to the Commission, denying they are “Pakatan Harapan supporters”.
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Three of the five newly appointment members to the Election Commission reported for duty at the EC headquarters in Putrajaya today.
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has appointed five new members to the Election Commission.The five are Universiti Malaya law lecturer Azmi Sharom, former F...
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PUTRAJAYA: Assoc Prof Dr Azmi Sharom, a law lecturer at Universiti Malaya, has been appointed the new deputy chairman of the Election Commission (EC), it was announced today.
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KUCHING, Feb 14 — Sarawak Reform Party (STAR) president Lina Soo today challenged Bersih 2.0, DAP, and PKR to state their positions on Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) taking in seven former Um...
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has appointed five new members to the Election Commission.
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PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya today announced the appointment of prominent law lecturer Azmi Sharom as deputy chairman of the Election Commission (EC). The outspoken academic will assist Azhar Harun, who w...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — Putrajaya has appointed University of Malaya law professor Azmi Sharom as the deputy chairman of the Election Commission.
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PUTRAJAYA (Feb 12): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today spoke in defence of the Ministers who had gone down to the ground in Semenyih where a by-election is to be held on March 2, saying that the election c...
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PUTRAJAYA, Feb 12 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today spoke in defence of the ministers who had gone down to the ground in Semenyih where a by-election is to be held on March 2, saying that the election...
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today (Feb 12) spoke in defence of the ministers who had gone down to the ground in Semenyih, where a by-election is to be held on March 2, saying that the election campaign had yet to begin.
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KAJANG: Education Minister Maszlee Malik today defended his official visit to schools in Semenyih, just a day after another minister attracted criticism for his working visit to the state constituency...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral reforms coalition Bersih 2.0 has criticised a “working visit” to Semenyih by Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman, saying it raised questions on the abu...
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IPOH, Feb 8 — PAS vice-president Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah has urged the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to also investigate prominent lawyer Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan for alleging tha...
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PUTRAJAYA: Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said the falling value of the ringgit against the Thai baht was not an indicator of the country’s economy, following a statement by Najib Razak which hit out at ...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral reform group Bersih 2.0 said former election commissioners who ran the 14th general election must be made answerable for the serious charges levelled against them.
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Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 today presented their observations on the recent Cameron Highlands by-election where they recorded election offences by Barisan Nasional, Pakatan Harapan and also PAS.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Politicians are elected to be lawmakers, not run companies, said Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) chairman Thomas Fann.
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PETALING JAYA: The Election Reforms Committee says it is studying a suggestion by electoral reforms group Bersih 2.0 to give the Election Commission (EC) more power to fine candidates who breach elect...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 recorded a whopping 23 cases of election offences during the recently concluded Cameron Highlands polls, making it the highest committed in a by-election s...
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PETALING JAYA: Barisan Nasional tops the list of most election offences in the Cameron Highland by-election, with Pakatan Harapan following right behind.
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PETALING JAYA: Barisan Nasional (BN) has topped a list of 23 election offences documented by Bersih 2.0 throughout the recent Cameron Highlands by-election campaign, followed by Pakatan Harapan (PH) a...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 hopes a tribunal investigating allegations of misconduct by six former Election Commission (EC) members will set a standard of accountability for all publi...
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PETALING JAYA: The Election Commission today lodged a police report against Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran for wearing a shirt with the coalition’s logo at a polling station during the Camero...
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PETALING JAYA: The eldest son of former Bersih 2.0 chief Maria Chin is recovering from injuries after falling victim to a robbery attempt near a park today.
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PETALING JAYA: The Election Commission (EC) today said it would take “appropriate action” against defeated Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran for alleged violation of election rules by wearing ...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 has urged the Election Commission (EC) to lodge a police report against Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran after he broke election rules by wearing a sh...
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PETALING JAYA: The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) has urged the Election Commission (EC) to lodge a police report on M. Manogaran's act of wearing a shirt with the Pakatan Harapan logo at a polling station.
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PETALING JAYA: Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah has expressed support for the government’s intention to enact, amend and repeal 113 laws.
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TANAH RATA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 today reminded candidates and political parties in the Cameron Highlands by-election not to set up “pondok panas” or party stands outside polling centres ...
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TANAH RATA: The first ever debate involving candidates in Malaysian election history turned out to be a tame affair here yesterday night.
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TANAH RATA (Jan 23): The first-ever debate involving candidates in Malaysian election history turned out to be a tame affair here tonight.
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PETALING JAYA: M Manogaran, Pakatan Harapan’s candidate for Cameron Highlands hit out at his Barisan Nasional rival, Ramli Mohd Nor for not showing up for a debate tonight, despite the latter saying...
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PETALING JAYA: The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) wants Pahang Mentri Besar Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail to explain what he meant when he told Cameron Highlands voters that land matters ca...
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: M. Manogaran is disappointed that the Barisan Nasional candidate for the by-election here, Ramli Mohd Nor, did not turn up at the first-ever televised debate among the candidates.
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PETALING JAYA: A Pahang forestry department officer said he was asked by a deputy minister to hand over the keys to a department vehicle, allegedly used by Pakatan Harapan for the Cameron Highlands by...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 today questioned recent remarks by Pahang Menteri Besar Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail which it said could be construed as a threat to voters ahead of the Cameron Hi...
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PETALING JAYA: The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) has asked Pahang Mentri Besar Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail to clarify what he meant when he told the voters of Cameron Highlands that land matters came under the state government.
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PETALING JAYA: Najib Razak today took Lim Guan Eng to task for raising Pahang’s debt with the federal government, after the finance minister said the state would not be able to undertake development...
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PETALING JAYA: The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) wants the eyewitness who took the picture of the state-owned four-wheel drive vehicle allegedly used by Pakatan Harapan during campaigning in Cameron Highlands to report the matter to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
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PETALING JAYA: Bersih 2.0 has urged the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to investigate the alleged use of a state-owned 4WD vehicle by the Pakatan Harapan (PH) to campaign in the Cameron H...
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PUTRAJAYA: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has denied allegations that he told constituents in Cameron Highlands to vote for Pakatan Harapan if they wanted to see development.
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: A live debate between by-election candidates here next week will be a level playing field for them to put out their plans for the voters, says the Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0).
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PUTRAJAYA: Finance Minister and DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng today denied that he had promised development in Cameron Highlands to garner support for Pakatan Harapan (PH) in the by-election.
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PUTRAJAYA (Jan 18): Finance Minister and DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng today denied that he had promised development in Cameron Highlands to garner support for Pakatan Harapan (PH) in the by-elec...
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PUTRAJAYA, Jan 18 ― Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today denied telling Cameron Highlands voters to support Pakatan Harapan (PH) if they want the Pahang parliamentary constituency developed, claiming...
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) has urged the Finance Minister to clarify his remark after he allegedly told folk here to vote for Pakatan Harapan if they want to see development.
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral reforms group Bersih 2.0 has urged Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng to clarify his remarks in Cameron Highlands where he reportedly urged voters to support Pakatan Harapan to avo...
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) has urged Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng to clarify his remarks, allegedly telling people here to vote for Pakatan Harapan if they want to see development.
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS, Jan 17 — Campaigning for Barisan Nasional (BN) in Cameron Highlands today, Datuk Seri Najib Razak pretended to search for a non-existent “counter” by the rival Pakatan Harapan...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17 — DAP leader Lim Guan Eng’s reported hints of withholding development from Cameron Highlands if the ruling Pakatan Harapan (PH) did not win the by-election is not only discrim...
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IPOH, Jan 16 — Seven people have been summoned by the Perak Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) after pictures of a woman handing out money during the Cameron Highlands by-election went vira...
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PETALING JAYA: DAP today pointed out that there is a difference between the money distributed by Pakatan Harapan (PH) to the volunteers of Cameron Highlands by-election and the “cigarette money” g...
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JANUARY 15 — Since nomination day for the Cameron Highlands by-election, an image showing a number of Orang Asli receiving money from Pakatan Harapan has gone viral, with many claiming this is evide...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 15 ― Barisan Nasional (BN) is disingenuous in likening Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) transport reimbursement to its volunteers for the Cameron Highlands polls next week, Syahredzan Joha...
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PETALING JAYA: A PKR senator who urged Orang Asli village chiefs to support the government or risk losing their posts has apologised for his speech.
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan has not committed any election offence in the Cameron Highlands by-election if the "petrol money" given to volunteers is accounted for in its election budget, says Bersih 2.0 chairman Thomas Fann.
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS, Jan 14 — The Opposition should leave it to the authorities to investigate the vote-buying allegations against Pakatan Harapan (PH) in the Cameron Highlands by-election, Parti Prib...
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PETALING JAYA: Transparency International-Malaysia (TI-M) has urged the authorities to come down hard on anyone found to have committed election offences in the upcoming by-election for Cameron Highla...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has denied that Pakatan Harapan (PH) is involved in money politics in the ongoing Cameron Highlands by-election.
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SHAH ALAM : PKR leaders in the government have been warned not to be arrogant.
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PKR leaders in the government were today warned not to be arrogant.
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PETALING JAYA, Jan 13 — Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah has said today she is ready to confront all sides to promote the need for local council elections, including with critics Umno and PAS.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) has not engaged in any vote-buying exercise in the Cameron Highlands by-elections, electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 said today amid the coalition’s admissi...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral reforms group Bersih 2.0 has called for elections to choose tok batins, following a threat made by a PKR senator against Orang Asli village chiefs who do not support the gover...
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: The Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate for the upcoming by-election here said he would conduct a clean campaign against his rivals, despite snubbing a programme organised by Bersih 2.0...
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TANAH RATA: Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran has urged electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 to do more than just “organise pledge-signing” events.
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TANAH RATA : Three of the four Cameron Highlands Parliamentary by-election candidates today signed the Support A Clean and Fair General Election pledge prepared by the Coalition for Clean and Fair Ele...
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ANAH RATA, Jan 12 — Three of the four Cameron Highlands Parliamentary by-election candidates today signed the Support A Clean and Fair General Election pledge prepared by the Coalition for Clean and...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 11 — Online news portal Malaysiakini released an audio clip after a PKR senator denied that he told Orang Asli village heads in Cameron Highlands that they will lose their salari...
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PETALING JAYA: Following a senator’s reported remark that Orang Asli village chiefs could lose their salaries or posts if they did not support Putrajaya in the upcoming Cameron Highlands by-election...
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PETALING JAYA: Bersih 2.0 has called for the amendment of electoral laws to prevent politicians from campaigning in an area immediately after a seat is declared vacant, and from using government machi...
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PETALING JAYA: Election watchdog Bersih 2.0 claims a new trend in vote-buying has arisen among political parties after the 14th general election last May.
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DAP national organising secretary and Transport Minister Anthony Loke said that visits by Pakatan Harapan ministers to Cameron Highlands should not be misconstrued as political campaigning as they wer...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 8 — Transport Minister Anthony Loke maintained that his visit yesterday to Cameron Highlands was unrelated to the parliamentary by-election that is due to take place there on Janua...
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BERSIH 2.0, ENGAGE and Tindak Malaysia have warned candidates in the upcoming Cameron Highlands by-election to play clean and fair or face their wrath.  READ MORE: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/n...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 said the action of several ministers and an MP holding events in Cameron Highlands before the start of by-election campaigning period is “principally wro...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdogs Bersih 2.0, Engage and Tindak Malaysia have warned candidates in the upcoming Cameron Highlands by-election to play clean and fair or face their wrath.
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PETALING JAYA, Jan 6 — Ministers and lawmakers from the ruling Pakatan Harapan (PH) are running foul of electoral regulations with their sudden increased visits to Cameron Highlands ahead of the off...
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KOTA BARU: Tan Sri Abdul Rashid Abd Rahman is standing by his proposal, calling for the government to grant contracts to the party’s divisions and branches, saying that it is with basis, accurate and timely.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 5 — Former Bersih 2.0 co-chairman Maria Chin Abdullah has urged Putrajaya to give a third of the new Election Commission (EC) committee slots to women.
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PETALING JAYA: A PPBM leader’s recent demand for the award of government contracts has prompted Bersih 2.0 to renew a call for reforms aimed at stamping out the culture of patronage from Malaysian p...
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PETALING JAYA: A political analyst has sounded the alarm over the response by PPBM members to vice-president Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman’s recent suggestion that party chieftains be given government c...
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PETALING JAYA: All that is needed for Pakatan Harapan (PH) to fulfil its election pledge to separate the functions of the attorney-general and public prosecutor is the amendment of a provision in the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 1 — The government will not reinstate the Federal Development Department (JPP) to benefit political parties, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today amid backlash against...
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PETALING JAYA: Bersih 2.0 has urged the people, the Parliament, the state legislatures, and the federal and state governments of Malaysia to dedicate 2019 to affirming multiparty democracy.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 31 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) Armada chief Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has defended his stand that his party members must dispel politics of patronage by demandi...
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PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 has urged Putrajaya to separate the powers of the public prosecutor and the attorney-general, saying this can be done even if the government did not have a...
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PETALING JAYA, Dec 31 — The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) hopes the country will usher in the new year with a commitment towards strengthening multiparty democracy.
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PETALING JAYA: Former Bersih 2.0 chairman Maria Chin Abdullah has expressed disappointment over Putrajaya’s decision to maintain two security laws that were under scrutiny from its leaders in the pa...
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PETALING JAYA, Dec 31 — Former Bersih 2.0 chair Maria Chin Abdullah has called for the resignation of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) Tan Sri Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman from the Election Re...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 31 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) second annual general meeting (AGM) was a mixed bag of sentiments.
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PETALING JAYA : Bersih 2.0 has expressed shock over a suggestion made by PPBM (Bersatu)’s Vice-President Tan Sri Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman that the party should use its position as the government of...