PAS wants to work with GPS
MIRI: PAS wants to forge a working relationship with Sarawak’s ruling parties from Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) that is made up of all races and ethnic groups, says...
New alliance could see PAS eclipse Umno
COMMENTARY, Sept 10 ― On Saturday, the two biggest Malay parties in the country will come together and form an alliance that could shift the political landscape for Malay-Muslims in Malaysia.
PAS defends ‘Buy Muslim-made first’ campaign
PETALING JAYA: PAS today defended the campaign in support of products produced by Muslims, saying Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng who yesterday urged the Islamist party to condemn the move had misunders...
Pakistan may close airspace to India
Prime Minister Imran Khan is considering closing Pakistan’s airspace to India and blocking its eastern neighbour’s land trade route to Afghanistan, Pakistan's science and technology minister in Is...
Umno-PAS union set for Sept 14
KUALA LUMPUR: Both Umno and PAS will be signing a unity and understanding pact during its Muslim Unity Gathering (Himpunan Penyatuan Ummah or HPU914) next month.
198 PKR division chiefs back Anwar as next PM
PETALING JAYA: The 198 PKR division chiefs nationwide today expressed support for party president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to be the next Prime Minister, despite reports of infighting within the party...
PAS man tells why his party prefers Dr M to Anwar
PETALING JAYA: Anwar Ibrahim’s alleged susceptibility to being influenced by forces outside PKR is one of the reasons PAS is in favour of letting Dr Mahathir Mohamad stay as prime minister until the...
Azmin: Dr M must stay on as PM to steady Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali joined today Opposition parties PAS and Umno in calling for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to serve out his full term as the prime m...
Mourning leader, Tunisians look forward to smooth transition
BAB ALIOUA, Tunisia (Reuters) - Tunisians mourning President Beji Caid Essebsi voiced pride on Friday at measures under way to choose his successor, saying his work guiding the country to democracy after a 2011 revolution helped make a peaceful handover of power possible.
Undi 18 winners and losers
COMMENTARY, July 19 — Islamist party PAS and its political opposite DAP are seen as the two parties that will benefit the most when the Undi 18 is gazetted into law.
Nazri and KJ dismiss Najib’s ‘Bossku’ influence
UMNO leaders Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz and Khairy Jamaluddin have dismissed claims that Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s appointment as Barisan Nasional adviser was due to his influence on young voters.
‘We’ll support Bill if voter registration is automatic’
KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition MPs will not support Pakatan Harapan’s Bill to amend the Federal Constitution to lower the voting age to 18 if they do not allow for automatic registration of voters, said Opposition chief Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. “We support the move to lower the voting age to 18. However, the amendments should also include automatic registration of voters.