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SHAH ALAM: The Selangor government will temporarily cease official programmes, especially those involving the handing of aid, for the duration of the Semenyih state by-election, said Mentri Besar Amir...
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SHAH ALAM (Feb 18): The Selangor Government will temporarily cease official programmes, especially those involving the handing of aid, for the duration of the Semenyih State by-election, said Menteri ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Anwar Ibrahim today said the Rantau state seat is traditionally held by his party but it is not a fixed rule and other Pakatan Harapan parties could be considered.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The Caucus on Dewan Rakyat's Reforms and Governance has suggested that a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) be set up to investigate allegations of malpractices in the judiciary.
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PORT DICKSON (Feb 18): The Negeri Sembilan State Legislative Assembly is expected to notify the Election Commission (EC) next Monday on the vacant Rantau State seat, said deputy speaker M. Ravi.
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PUTRAJAYA (Feb 18): The Federal Court here today remitted two election petitions filed by Parti Warisan Sabah candidates for the Kimanis and Sipitang Parliamentary seats to the Election Court for tria...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court here today remitted two election petitions filed by Parti Warisan Sabah candidates for the Kimanis and Sipitang parliamentary seats to the Election Court for trial.
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ELECTION Commission chairman Azhar Harun has reminded candidates for the upcoming Semenyih state by-election that it is an election offence to treat voters to drinks or food during election campaign.
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A by-election will be called for the Rantau state seat in Negeri Sembilan, after an election petition filed by former Mentri Besar Mohamad Hasan was dismissed by the Federal Court.The Federal Court di...
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s Federal Court on Monday (Feb 18) upheld a ruling to nullify the victory of United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) acting president Mohamad Hasan during the last general ele...
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PETALING JAYA (Feb 18): A by-election will be held for the Rantau state seat in Negri Sembilan after the Federal Court here upheld an Election Court’s ruling to nullify the result of Datuk Seri Moha...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan said today he is ready for a by-election to defend the Rantau seat, after the Federal Court upheld an Election Court’s ruling to nullify the result ...
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PUTRAJAYA: A by-election will be held for the Rantau state seat in Negeri Sembilan, following the Federal Court’s unanimous decision to affirm the ruling of the Election Court last November.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — A by-election will be held for the Rantau state seat in Negri Sembilan after the Federal Court here upheld an Election Court’s ruling to nullify the result of Datuk Seri Moh...
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PUTRAJAYA: A by-election will be called for the Rantau state seat in Negeri Sembilan, after an election petition filed by former Mentri Besar Mohamad Hasan.
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YOURSAY | ‘If Mahathir feels that this deal was hatched out of pragmatism, then he has to explain himself.’ 'The truth': Dr M maintains Hadi said PAS won't back Umno in Semenyih Monty: I am findin...
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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, Feb 17 — Muhammad Aiman Zainali was a busy man on Sunday, a day after he was officially announced by the Election Commission (EC) as among the four candidates vying for the Semenyih state ...
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FEBRUARY 17 ― Blimey, we just had another blockbuster of a revelation!
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SEMENYIH (Selangor) • The Semenyih by-election in Malaysia's Selangor state is set to be a four-cornered fight with Barisan Nasional (BN), Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) and independent candidate Kua...
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SEMENYIH POLLS | Election Commission chief Azhar Azizan Harun has called for all parties contesting in the Semenyih by-election to mind their manners.
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Muhyiddin said he hoped Semenyih voters would allow PH to retain the seat so that the state constituency in Selangor can continue to be developed and enjoyed by its constituents in general.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 16 — Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman today alleged that Barisan Nasional (BN) supporters tried to hit him during the Semenyih by-election, but the Oppositio...
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SEMENYIH, Feb 16 — Umno’s acting president Datuk Seri S today urged Semenyih voters to support Barisan Nasional (BN) in the by-election to strengthen the Opposition’s voice in the Selangor state...
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SEMENYIH, Feb 16 — The Semenyih by-election is a four-cornered fight featuring incumbent Pakatan Harapan (PH), Barisan Nasional (BN), Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) and one independent, where two can...
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KAJANG: Four candidates will be vying for the vacant Semenyih state seat, including from Pakatan Harapan, Barisan Nasional and PSM.
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SEMENYIH (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Semenyih by-election is set to be a four-cornered fight with Barisan Nasional, Parti Sosialis Malaysia and independent candidate Kuan Chee Heng challenging ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Ramlan Ibrahim, one of the new members of the Election Commission (EC), believes his “overseas experience” will come in handy in helping out the Election Commission’s refor...
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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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SEMENYIH (Feb 15): The nomination process for the Semenyih State by-election will commence at 9am tomorrow.
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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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The Election Commission is hoping for nomination day to go smoothly and peacefully as last minute preparations are made for the Semenyih by-election.
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KAJANG, Feb 15 — Thirteen sets of nomination forms have been sold as of today, ahead of tomorrow’s nomination day for the Semenyih state by-election, said Election Commission chairman Azhar Azizan...
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GEORGE TOWN: The Election Court today struck out an election petition filed by Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya to challenge the results of the contest for the Tasek Gelugor parliamentary s...
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The Election Commission has welcomed five new top officials from NGOs, academia and civil service.
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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: With Pakatan Harapan having been accused of abusing its position in the run-up to the upcoming Semenyih by-election, the Election Commission (EC) has said that, in general, government activities are not against election laws.
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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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PUTRAJAYA: Universiti Malaya Law lecturer Assoc Prof and Dr Azmi Sharom will be resigning from his current post to take up the position of deputy chairman of the Election Commission (EC).
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YOURSAY | ‘The future of Malaysian democracy lies in the hands of the new appointees.’ King appoints new EC members, including Bersih activist P Dev Anand Pillai: Very wise and good choices of ind...
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YOURSAY | ‘The future of Malaysian democracy lies in the hands of the new appointees.’ King appoints new EC members, including Bersih activist P Dev Anand Pillai: Very wise and good choices of ind...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief.
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SEMENYIH: Pakatan Harapan today named local boy Aiman Zainali of PPBM to represent the ruling coalition in the Semenyih by-election next month.
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SEMENYIH POLLS | Former BN component party Gerakan has decided to sit out the Semenyih by-election.
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SEMENYIH: Barisan Nasional (BN) today named Zakaria Hanafi as its candidate for the upcoming Semenyih by-election.
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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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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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KOTA KINABALU, Feb 13 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s dismissal of Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal’s call for Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) to stay away from Sabah may be another sign...
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PETALING JAYA: PAS Youth has lodged police reporting claiming that DAP received funds from foreign sources allegedly with an agenda to undermine the sovereignty of the country.
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The Thai king's sister, disqualified this week by the Election Commission from running for prime minister, apologised on Tuesday for causing "problems" for the Thai people ahead of next month's electi...
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In a rather odd move today Election Commission chief Azhar Azizan Harun welcomed a lawsuit filed yesterday by a Semenyih-registered voter.The suit was to declare that the EC is illegal, unconstitution...
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SHAH ALAM (Feb 12): The High Court today set Feb 19 to hear the originating summons filed by a voter to stop the Election Commission (EC) from going ahead with the by-election for the Semenyih State s...
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KLANG: Pakatan Harapan is unperturbed by the legal suit challenging the Election Commission’s (EC) locus standi to conduct the Semenyih by-election.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) launched a donation campaign today to raise funds for its candidate in the March 2 Semenyih by-election.
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SHAH ALAM (Feb 11): A registered voter in the Semenyih State constituency has filed an originating summons against the Election Commission (EC) seeking to stop the commission from holding the Semenyih...
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A registered voter in the Semenyih state constituency has filed an originating summons against the Election Commission seeking to stop the commission from holding the Semenyih by-election scheduled fo...
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SHAH ALAM: A registered voter in the Semenyih state constituency has filed an originating summons against the Election Commission (EC) seeking to stop the commission from holding the Semenyih by-elect...
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Thailand's election panel on Monday disqualified the sister of the king from running for prime minister, putting an end to a stunning, short-lived candidacy by echoing King Maha Vajiralongkorn's words...
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SHAH ALAM: A voter in Semenyih has filed what is probably the first case of its kind in the country.
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PETALING JAYA: The Semenyih by-election should be postponed pending a court hearing on the legitimacy of the Election Commission – currently run by only one person – says a retired member of the commission.
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Thailand's Election Commission will consider on Monday the surprise nomination of a Thai princess as a prime ministerial candidate for March elections after her brother, King Maha Vajiralongkorn, call...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 11 — Umno secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar Musa asserted that his party is embarking on serious reforms following its 14th general election defeat.
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK): Despite being under orders from his doctor to rest for a month after gall bladder surgery, Malaysia's Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali cannot stay away f...
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PETALING JAYA: A voter in Semenyih is seeking a court declaration whether a “single member” of the Election Commission (EC) can carry out and execute duties entrusted to it by the Federal Constitu...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 ― A voter is filing an injunction at the Shah Alam High Court on Monday to stop the Semenyih by-elections from behind held, a news report said.
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PETALING JAYA: A registered voter is applying for an injunction to halt the Semenyih by-election, challenging the validity of the Election Commission as it is currently run by only the chairman.
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Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Friday moved to block his elder sister’s surprise bid to run for prime minister in March, calling her candidacy for a populist opposition party “inappropri...
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PETALING JAYA: Everyone must stop making baseless statements against the tribunal formed to investigate former members of the Election Commission (EC), says DAP supremo Lim Kit Siang’s political secretary, Syahredzan Johan.
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DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang's political secretary Syahredzan Johan has urged all parties to cease making baseless statements about the tribunal formed to probe the former members of the Election Commiss...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief Penang MCA says pro-death penalty drive catching on Penang MCA Youth chief Lim Swee Bok said the party's campaign to g...
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Thailand's Pheu Thai Party, which was ousted from power by the military in a 2014 coup, on Thursday picked a close ally of fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra as its main candidate for prime minist...
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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: Attorney General Tommy Thomas was taken to task following a contradictory statement over the proceedings of a tribunal against six former Election Commission members.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Attorney General Tommy Thomas today stressed that the tribunal proceedings pertaining to the Election Commission former members held on Monday (Jan 28) were not merely academi...
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Lawyer Haniff Khatri Abdulla has urged attorney-general Tommy Thomas to correct his "constitutional and judicial mistakes" pertaining to the tribunal to investigate the alleged misconduct by the 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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KUALA LUMPUR: Attorney General Tommy Thomas (pix) has stressed that the tribunal proceedings pertaining to the Election Commission’s former members held on Monday (Jan 28) were not merely academic e...
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PETALING JAYA: A lawyer has called on the Election Commission (EC) to lodge a police report against PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang, who told voters in the Cameron Highlands by-election that it was the...
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PETALING JAYA: The resignation of the six Election Commission (EC) members was a deliberate move to frustrate a tribunal set up to investigate their misconduct while in office, says Attorney General Tommy Thomas (pic).
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 30): Attorney General Tommy Thomas today stressed that the tribunal proceedings pertaining to the Election Commission former members held on Monday were not merely academic even thou...
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Attorney-general Tommy Thomas has defended the need for an investigation into the Election Commission's alleged misconduct in the run-up to and during the 14th general election.
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PETALING JAYA: The resignation of the six Election Commission (EC) members was a deliberate move to frustrate a tribunal set up to investigate their misconduct while in office, says Attorney General Tommy Thomas.
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A former PKR lawmaker has described Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran's shirt blunder during last Saturday's Cameron Highlands by-election as a trivial matter.
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PETALING JAYA: An analyst has called on advocates of the “Malaysia Baru” concept, adopted by Pakatan Harapan (PH) politicians and their supporters following the May 9 polls last year, to appreciat...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor police chief, Datuk Mazlan Mansor was today appointed Bukit Aman Commercial CID director with immediate effect.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor police chief Mazlan Mansor was today appointed Bukit Aman Commercial CID (CCID) director with immediate effect.
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Selangor police chief Mazlan Mansor was today appointed Bukit Aman Commercial CID director with immediate effect.
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Former Bersih chairperson Ambiga Sreenevasan has defended Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran over the coalition's defeat in last Saturday's Cameron Highlands by-election.
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The findings of the tribunal to investigate allegations of misconduct by six former members of the Election Commission (EC) in the preparation and conduct of the 14th General Election (GE14) last year...
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KLANG (Jan 28): The findings of the tribunal to investigate allegations of misconduct by six former members of the Election Commission (EC) in the preparation and conduct of the 14th General Election ...
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The Election Commission (EC) is mulling appropriate action against Pakatan Harapan candidate M Manogaran under the Election Offences Act 1954 for wearing a shirt bearing the party's logo at a polling...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The defeat in the Cameron Highlands by-election is a reminder to the leadership of Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) and Pakatan Harapan (PH) to be more aware of the people’s views regarding...