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Topic: GE14

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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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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today thanked Parti Warisan Sabah Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal for being open about Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s plans to enter Sabah.
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KOTA KINABALU: Parti Warisan Sabah did not get the mandate of the people to form the government after GE14, said opposition Sabah STAR chief Datuk Dr Jeffrey Kitingan.
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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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KOTA KINABALU, Feb 18 — Opposition leader Datuk Dr Jeffrey Kitingan said Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal’s resistance towards Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) entry into Sabah was a sign of a sha...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court today returned the election petition filed by Pakatan Harapan candidate, Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan who contested the Jasin parliamentary seat in the 14th General El...
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I will have to borrow the tagline from the movie Jaws ll — the sequel to Steven Spielberg’s Jaws.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The Federal Court today ordered a fresh hearing by a new judge to decide the outcome of the Melaka parliamentary seat of Jasin following a dispute in GE14, news portal Malaysi...
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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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BOOK REVIEW | Kee Thuan Chye finished his latest book just after the conclusion of the Malaysian elections in 2018 (GE14, or the 14th general election since the first held in pre-independence Malaya i...
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PETALING JAYA: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) and Umno are in a competition to gain support from PAS, Gerakan National President Datuk Dr Dominic Lau Hoe Chai (pix) said yesterday.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) Sabah chairman, Datuk Christina Liew (pix) is surprised at the decision of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) wishing to expand its wings to the st...
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KOTA KINABALU: Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) Sabah chairman Christina Liew is surprised at the decision of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) to expand its wings to the state.
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KAJANG: The Election Commission (EC) is expecting a 70% turnout for the upcoming Semenyih by-election on March 2.
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SELANGOR: It is a four-cornered contest in the Semenyih state by-election on Mar 2, among candidates from the ruling coalition Pakatan Harapan (PH), opposition Barisan Nasional (BN), Parti Soc...
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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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PETALING JAYA: Two prominent political activists are divided over whether the recent controversies surrounding PPBM will affect the party’s prospects in the upcoming Semenyih state by-election.
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PETALING JAYA: Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) today urged Attorney-General Tommy Thomas to withdraw the prosecution appeal to overturn a Coroner verdict on the death of P. Karuna Nithi.
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The recent announcement that Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) will set up shop in Sabah has not gone down well, with Dapsy (Democractic Action Party Socialist Youth) National Publicity Secretary ...
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The Penang Regional Development Authority (Perda) will take legal action against its former chairperson Shabudin Yahaya (above), former board members and purchasers involved in two land sales which we...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) is expanding its wings to the eastern state of Sabah, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Friday (Feb 15), in a move that will not sit well...
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PAKATAN HARAPAN (PH) has yet to mark its first anniversary in power.
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Former Malacca chief minister Abdul Rahim Thamby Chik has challenged Rafizi Ramli to a debate over the absorption of former Umno MPs into Bersatu.
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KOTA KINABALU: Any move by PPBM to spread its wings to Sabah will leave local party Warisan in a dilemma as the Malay-Muslim Bumiputera communities may be more attracted to the Malay-based PPBM, an an...
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PARTI Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) decision to admit seven more former Umno MPs into the party has set tongues wagging.
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It is not funny anymore. GE14 raised hopes of a new progressive approach to developing the country.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — The Umno-PAS alliance in the name of Muslim unity is unlikely to survive the testy territorial negotiations for the next general election, PKR’s Rafizi Ramli predicted.
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BEFORE the 14th General Election, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) was blamed for causing prices of goods to spiral.
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Amanah has forbidden any government agency to be in the Semenyih area and mandated its machinery to wear the Pakatan Harapan logo instead of the party logo throughout the by-election.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) is jeopardising Pakatan Harapan’s support for next month’s Semenyih by-election by controversially accepting seven Umno defectors, PK...
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On May 9th 2018, the Malaysian people chose to cast their votes for the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition because their GE14 manifesto had promised to implement wide-ranging reforms that made them appear...
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KOTA BARU: PAS Central Committee Member Nik Mohamad Abduh Nik Abdul Aziz said his denial of the audio recording claiming he had received funds from the Barisan Nasional (BN) before the 14th General El...
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KOTA BHARU (Feb 13): PAS Central Committee Member Nik Mohamad Abduh Nik Abdul Aziz said his denial of the audio recording claiming he had received funds from Barisan Nasional (BN) before the 14th Gene...
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KOTA BHARU: PAS Central Committee member Nik Mohamad Abduh Nik Abdul Aziz said he had dismissed the audio recording claiming he had received funds from Barisan Nasional before the 14th general electio...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 — DAP national legal bureau chairman Ramkarpal Singh today said that the recent inclusion of seven former Umno MPs into Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) was not what the pe...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): A group seeking to trace four persons who went missing two years ago, has asked Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to order a new probe into the cases and to ensure justice.
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PETALING JAYA: Two DAP leaders have expressed concern over the acceptance of seven former Umno MPs into PPBM, with one of them asking if they had been properly vetted.
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SEMENYIH POLLS | Umno vice-president Ismail Sabri said that though Cameron Highlands and Semenyih have different voter demographics, the "spirit of Cameron Highlands" will carry over to the Semenyih b...
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ADUN SPEAKS | A while back I wrote about how, prior to the 14th general election, Dr Mahathir Mohamad told a group of activists and NGOs that he would not accept Umno frogs.
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PKR vice-president Chang Lih Kang said today he is appalled by Bersatu’s acceptance of seven former Umno MPs into its ranks.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak today said he will be getting a certificate of his degree from UK’s University of Nottingham to replace the original document which appears to have be...
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COMMENT | Pakatan Harapan leaders are keen on being seen as pragmatic and business friendly.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 12): AmInvestment Bank Bhd downgraded its call on Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd (CMSB) shares to "Underweight" from "Buy" and lowered the stock's target price to RM2.48 from RM3.91, as reco...
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COMMENTARY, Feb 11 — Ask any professional sports team or athlete and they will likely tell you that winning a title is not easy but defending it is much, much harder.
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Umno splinter party Bersatu is picking up "bad practices" the former is trying to discard, said Annuar Musa.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal says he met with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to reiterate his stand on not wanting Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) in Sabah.
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LETTER | Is the middle finger that threatening to the nation as compared to the racial rhetoric and religious scourge?
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FEBRUARY 9 — It is befuddling to a discerning mind why Siti Kasim is being targeted by the police over a matter that occurred two-and-a-half years ago!
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan has been urged to get rid of Automated Enforcement System (AES) cameras after a PH minister defended why leaders like himself have stopped criticising the use of such ca...
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KOTA KINABALU: Former Sabah Umno members, who contested on the Barisan Nasional ticket in the recent 14th General Election (GE14) and quit the party, will receive summonses from Umno, according to par...
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KOTA KINABALU, Feb 8 — Former Sabah Umno members contesting on Barisan Nasional tickets in the recent 14th general election (GE14) and quitting the party will receive summonses from Umno, said party...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 8): Datuk Abd Aziz Sheikh Fadzir, who returned as Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd's executive chairman in end-January after quitting from the same post just over a month earlier in mid-...
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KUCHING, Feb 8 — Works Minister Baru Bian today asked Sarawakians not to have doubts over the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government’s performance in governing the country, especially in fulfilling its e...
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BAGAN DATUK: The cooperation between Umno and PAS is not a political gimmick, but a sincere collaboration for the sake of Islam, the Malays and the country, said Bagan Datuk Member of Parliament Datuk...
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KUALA LUMPUR: While there may have been some disappointment among grassroots PKR members that Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia would be contesting the Semenyih by-election, it has since been resolved, says Selangor PKR leadership council chairman Amiruddin Shari.
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BAGAN DATUK, Feb 8 ― The cooperation between Umno and PAS is not a political gimmick, but a sincere collaboration for the sake of Islam, the Malays and the country, said Bagan Datuk Member of Parlia...
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YOURSAY | ‘Sixty years versus nine months - it’s too short of a time to see change’.
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Cleaning up of the government, as constantly harped on by many Pakatan Harapan (PH) politicians, is meaningless when the realities on the ground have not changed at all.
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COMMENT | I would like to take this opportunity to wish all my Chinese friends Gong Xi Fa Cai and hope that they will have a healthy and prosperous year ahead.
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MP SPEAKS | The question of how much Malay support was obtained by Pakatan Harapan in the 14th general election (GE14) has been raised periodically since May 9, 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR will endorse Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (Bersatu) candidate for the Semenyih by-election.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6— Malaysians must trust and have faith in each other and not fall prey to toxic politics of fear, hate and distrust, DAP’s Lim Kit Siang said today.
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KUCHING, Feb 5 — Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) will be closely monitoring the Semenyih by-election in Selangor, its secretary general Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi said today.
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PETALING JAYA: Amanah is inviting PAS members and leaders to join the party, days after the Islamist party’s president, Abdul Hadi Awang, withdrew a defamation suit against the editor of a whistlebl...
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YOURSAY | ‘This action to deprive them of their pensions is a good starting ground.’ Tribunal for ex-EC members not academic, AG says Kim Quek: I agree wholeheartedly with attorney-general (AG) To...
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PETALING JAYA: PAS says it is not bothered with the fact that an article by Sarawak Report’s Clare Rewcastle-Brown has never been taken down, following an out-of-court settlement between the British...
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KUCHING, Feb 3 — In his Chinese New Year’s message today, state PKR chief Baru Bian has called on his fellow Sarawakians to carry a message of change for the better, in the state.
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KUALA LUMPUR, February 2 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) Supreme Council member Datuk Rais Hussin has refused to confirm that his party will likely field Hulu Langat acting division chief Mo...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 2 — Former Malaysian Bar president and activist Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan has expressed concern that Pakatan Harapan lawmakers are losing touch with the common people, who are becom...
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PETALING JAYA: Najib Razak agrees with the government that the ringgit has been affected by fluctuations in the US dollar but maintains that the country’s currency has clearly been dropping against ...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief.
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LETTER | Azhar Harun or Art Harun was appointed as Election Commission (EC) chairperson in September 2018 but after about four months, what has he done to reform the EC?
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LETTER | The "donation" of RM2 billion by an insurance giant in exchange for an exemption for local company ownership rulings is by far a disgrace to the nation.
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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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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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YOURSAY | Harapan needs to listen closely or this will be another hard lesson for them.
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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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PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Najib Razak today hit out at Pakatan Harapan after the ringgit slumped to its lowest level against the Thai baht, touching RM13 to 100 baht.
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PETALING JAYA: Attorney-General Tommy Thomas has removed a lawyer representing the government in the tribunal to probe former Election Commision (EC) members, FMT has learnt.
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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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THE by-election in Cameron Highlands on Jan 26 will be the fifth after the 14th general election, and the first in a seat that was won by Barisan Nasional then.
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LETTER | Much has been said about Pakatan Harapan losing the Cameron Highlands by-election despite the presence of Harapan bigwigs during the campaign period.
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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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KOTA KINABALU: There was once hope that the presidential council of Upko, PBS and PBRS under Barisan Nasional (BN) would pave the way to unite the three main Kadazandusun Murut (KDM)-majority parties ...
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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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One victory for Barisan Nasional (BN) in Cameron Highlands, and already the prophets of doom are at their keyboards.
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More Malays now see PAS as being a bigger defender of Malays and Muslims than Umno, according to a survey conducted by research firm Ilham Centre.
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YOURSAY | ‘It will be interesting to see if Rantau and Semenyih by-elections will yield the same results.’ PAS carries BN across finish line in Cameron Highlands SRMan: The Umno-PAS combo is poten...
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LETTER | In a typical Malay TV drama, the ending of its first episode doesn’t conclude its whole story.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has jumped one rank up in the latest global index on corruption by international anti-graft group Transparency International (TI), from the 62nd spot to 61st among 180 countries...
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This is not unexpected. Politicians from both sides of the divide and pundits are out in full force, trying to explain the outcome of the Cameron Highlands by-election.
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PETALING JAYA • A top leader of Malaysia's ruling alliance Pakatan Harapan (PH) has stressed the importance of fulfilling its election promises, along with managing economic issues and racial ties i...
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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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KLANG: The panel of lawyers representing the four former Election Commission (EC) members being investigated by the Election Tribunal for alleged misconduct during the handling of the 14th General Ele...
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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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MIRI: Sarawak is appealing to the Pakatan Harapan government to fulfil its GE14 pledge to allocate RM1bil to repair 1,020 dilapidated schools in the state.