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SANDAKAN: A Parliamentary Select Committee will be set up to look into implementation of the Malaysia Agreement 1963, said law minister Liew Vui Keong.
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PUTRAJAYA: Founder of the Malaysian Marijuana Education Movement Mohd Zaireen Zainal has escaped the death sentence.
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PUTRAJAYA: Founder of the Malaysian Marijuana Education Movement, Mohd Zaireen Zainal, has escaped the death sentence.
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KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) has applauded Chief Minister Shafie Apdal’s intention to present an urgent motion to restore the original wording of Article 1(2) in the Federal Constitution...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah opposition leader Jeffrey Kitingan has challenged the Sabah government to move a series of motions in the State Legislative Assembly to reclaim Sabah’s rights under the Malaysia...
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KOTA KINABALU: Musa Aman today questioned if the Warisan-led government has the ability to undertake the construction of a railroad linking Kudat and Kota Kinabalu, as the former chief minister made h...
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KOTA KINABALU: The state government has agreed to propose a motion for all assemblymen to support the amendment to Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution in a bid to get back Sabah’s rights under the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63).
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KUCHING: An NGO here said Sarawak and Sabah should to be referred to as “negara” instead of “negeri” in the Bahasa Malaysia version of the proposed amendment to the Federal Constitution.
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KOTA KINABALU: A PPBM assemblyman has called for an emergency motion at the Sabah state assembly today to record the state’s support for the constitutional amendment bill which was shot down in the ...
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KUCHING, April 15 — The Sarawak Association for People’s Aspirations (SAPA) group told the state Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government today to table a motion to define the “Borneo States” a...
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PUTRAJAYA: The request from Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) to include six words in the amendment of Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution is “unreasonable” and legally not possible, says Datuk Liew Vui Keong.
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PUTRAJAYA: Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum has retired after serving 27 years in the judiciary.
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Chief Justice Tan Sri Malanjum retires today after serving 27 years in the judiciary.
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PETALING JAYA: Tan Sri Richard Malanjum will clock out for good as Chief Justice this afternoon.
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KUCHING: Sarawak MPs were not being “demanding” when they requested that the Federal Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2019 be in accordance with provisions under the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63). S...
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In an unprecedented move, PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang visited the MIC headquarters in Kuala Lumpur last month, where he was received with a flower garland by the BN component party's president SA V...
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KOTA KINABALU: Former Sabah chief minister Harris Salleh says the defeat of a bill to amend the Federal Constitution on the status of Sabah and Sarawak is not the end of the road as it will be tabled ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Razak once again failed in his attempt to obtain a gag order to prevent the media and public from discussing the merits of his case and to get additional documents to prepare for his defence.
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KUCHING: Batang Sadong MP Nancy Shukri said the Federal Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2019 would have passed in Parliament if the government had allotted more time for the leaders of Sabah and Sarawak...
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PUTRAJAYA: In an unprecedented move, a nine-man Federal Court Bench handed down a landmark majority judgment that any decision by Bank Negara's Syariah Advisory Council (SAC) on Islamic finance is constitutional and binding on civil courts even though the Council is not a judicial body.
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PETALING JAYA: The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government must convince all stakeholders of its sincerity before it can garner sufficient support for its proposal to restore Sabah and Sarawak as equal partne...
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KUCHING, April 10 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) should not shift the blame on Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) for its failure to secure the two-thirds majority in Parliament for the amendment Bill last night,...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Dr Mahathir Mohamad has defended his view that the palace has no role in the appointment of the menteri besar, in remarks which are likely to increase tension between him and the Johor r...
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PETALING JAYA: Former federal minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said he chose not to support a constitutional amendment on the status of Sabah and Sarawak tabled by the Pakatan Harapan government yes...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah leaders from the ruling coalition have criticised the 59 MPs who chose to abstain from voting on the Federal Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2019, which sought to restore the status...
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KUALA LUMPUR • The Pakatan Harapan Government yesterday failed in its bid to amend the federal Constitution to fulfil its electoral promise of making Sabah and Sarawak equal partners in the country'...
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KUALA LUMPUR - The Pakatan Harapan Government on Tuesday (April 9) failed in its bid to amend the federal Constitution to fulfil its electoral promise of making Sabah and Sarawak equal partners in th...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2019, which seeks to restore the status of Sabah and Sarawak, was defeated at the Dewan Rakyat tonight.
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KUALA LUMPUR - The Malaysian Parliament is amending the federal Constitution to fulfil the government's electoral promise of making Sabah and Sarawak equal partners in the country's federation, Prime...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): After the country made history last July when the first Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak Tan Sri Richard Malanjum was appointed the Chief Justice (CJ), could there be another h...
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KUCHING, April 9 — Sarawak Reform Party (STAR) has asked Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) federal lawmakers not to support a Bill to amend Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution due to be debated and ...
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Law Society (SLS) says the bill to amend Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution must read according to the original wording before its amendment in 1976, to reflect the cons...
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KOTA KINABALU: A leader of an opposition party here has questioned the significant turnout of other opposition leaders for Sabah PPBM’s launch on Saturday.
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For the first time, not just since Pakatan Harapan (PH) came into power in May 2019, but since the loss of the sitting government’s two-third parliamentary majority in March 2008, our Parliament wil...
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KOTA KINABALU: PPBM chairman Dr Mahathir Mohamad reiterated that his party, now launched in Sabah, did not intend to take power in the state, and played down the absence of Parti Warisan Sabah at the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 4 — Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong said today he does not understand why Opposition MPs are opposed to amending the Federal Constitution in re...
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Malaya was born a democracy on Aug 31, 1957.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 1): High Court judge Collin Lawrence Sequerah said he is prepared to vacate the dates he had fixed for Datuk Seri Najib Razak's 1 Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) trial to accommoda...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah opposition leader Jeffrey Kitingan has set out several proposals on restoring the status of Sabah and Sarawak and urged the federal government to defer the amendment of Article 1(...
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SOMETIMES when I read the horrific toxic messages that go around WhatsApp groups, I have to wonder about my people.
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KOTA KINABALU: A local opposition party today urged Putrajaya to reveal the exact draft wording of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63), expected to be tabled for amendments at this Parliament sitting.
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PUTRAJAYA: Almost five years after his death, the Federal Court acquitted the late Karpal Singh of a sedition charge, for allegedly questioning the late Sultan of Perak’s action as relating to the P...
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PUTRAJAYA (March 29): After almost five years since his death, the Federal Court today acquitted the late Karpal Singh of his sedition conviction and set aside his sentence of a fine of RM1,800. A sev...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 29): The High Court has fixed Wednesday, April 3, to start hearing the seven criminal breach of trust and abuse of power charges against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Raza...
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THE Second World War ended in August 1945 with the unconditional surrender of Japan.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court has fixed Wednesday, April 3, to start hearing the seven criminal breach of trust and abuse of power charges against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, in relat...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 28): The High Court here today fixed Wednesday as the beginning of the hearing of the seven criminal breach of trust and abuse of power charges against former Prime Minister Datuk ...
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GEORGE TOWN: A historian has attributed the recent uproar over a memorial hailing Japanese soldiers who died in Malaya as “heroes” to the use of text from a war propaganda book published at the he...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — MCA was among parties that strongly protested against a proposal to make the location where three Japanese soldiers were buried during World War II a tourist attraction spot...
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KOTA KINABALU: A Warisan supreme council member has accused former chief minister Harris Salleh of scare-mongering by warning Sabahans against waking up the ‘sleeping tiger’ of peninsular leaders.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The federal government has chosen to sidestep the issue of the Japanese Heroes Monument in Kedah that has riled up many quarters.
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PETALING JAYA: An insensitive initiative of monumental proportions occurred last week when a “Tugu Wira Jepun” (Japanese Heroes Monument) was unveiled in Kedah last Thursday.
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PETALING JAYA: The Kedah state government has taken immediate action to remove a controversial signboard in which Japanese soldiers were called “heroes”.
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PETALING JAYA: Three Japanese soldiers, believed to be part of the force that invaded Malaya in 1941, were unwittingly honoured as “heroes” last week.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — Kedah state executive councillor in charge of tourism Mohd Asmirul Anuar Aris today oversaw the removal of a signboard at a Japanese war monument which had described its sol...
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COMMENT | DAP is envious and continues to be fearful of MCA because we are a grassroots organisation, with two universities and multiple outreaches as a party.
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KUCHING, March 16 — Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today said that Sarawak will be a territory only after the Federal Constitution has been amended.
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BANGI: There is no need for the government to amend the Federal Constitution to restore the status of Sabah and Sarawak as equal partners with Peninsular Malaysia, former Dewan Rakyat speaker Pandikar...
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PUTRAJAYA, March 15 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak should either be released from his seven charges over RM42 million of an ex-1MDB unit’s funds and be charged again over the same matter, or have the Hi...
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The High Court judge erred when he transferred Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's criminal charges involving SRC International Sdn Bhd's funds back to his court on his own initiative, the Court of Appeal heard Friday (March 15).
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KUALA LUMPUR: Outgoing Malaysian Bar president George Varughese has called for slightly longer tenures for the posts of chief justice, Court of Appeal president, chief judge of Malaya and chief judge ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): The Prime Minister should only be allowed a limited role in vetoing the recommendations made by the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) in the appointment and elevation or ...
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GEORGE TOWN: The first KFC outlet in the state, operating at a pre-war mansion along Larut Road here, will be shuttered for good next week after the restaurant chain decided to cease its operations th...
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Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad graced the special screening of ‘Raj Of The East’ at TGV KLCC Tuesday night with wife, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohamad Ali.Directed by Tan Sri Adam Kadir, the sem...
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KUCHING, March 11 — Federal lawmakers from Sarawak are urged today to exercise due diligence in studying the proposed change to Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution that seeks to restore Sarawak...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has pledged that the government will continue to improve the wellbeing of the rural population, th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has pledged that the government will continue to improve the wellbeing of the rural population, th...
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KUCHING, March 10 — Sarawak Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Chong Chieng Jen today expressed his confidence that a Bill to restore Sarawak’s status to its pre-1976 original position as an equal part...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The proposal to restore the original status of Sabah and Sarawak as enshrined in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) is expected to be the focus of the first meeting of the second session...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sabah and Sarawak’s quest for rights enshrined in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) will be the the focus when Dewan Rakyat convenes again on Monday.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 — The proposal to restore the original status of Sabah and Sarawak as enshrined in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) is expected to be the focus of the first meeting of the se...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 — A group representing security personnel has chastised political leaders for engaging in racism and racial politicking, urging them not to exercise parochialism lest the count...
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The cabinet has decided to amend Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution with the purpose of restoring Sabah and Sarawak's status as equal partners with Malaya.
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COMMENT | In view of recent events, I wish to write on the reforms in the judiciary and the training of judges.
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MARCH 7 — In view of recent events, I wish to write on the reforms in the judiciary and the training of judges.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 6): Former Malaysian External Intelligence Organisation (MEIO) director-general Datuk Hasanah Abdul Hamid, who is facing criminal breach of trust (CBT) charge of public funds amoun...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 6): Former Malaysian External Intelligence Organisation (MEIO) director-general Datuk Hasanah Abdul Hamid, who is facing criminal breach of trust (CBT) charge of public funds amoun...
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SUNGAI SIPUT (Bernama): The Malaysian Army made history Friday (March 1) by celebrating the 86th Army Day in Sungai Siput, Perak - the location where the state of Emergency was first declared in Malaya in 1948 following the murder of three British plantation managers by communists.
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As a strong supporter of Pakatan Harapan (PH), I am sad and disgusted that I have to write this article.
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The Advocates Association of Sarawak (AAS) has proposed to the government to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) over the allegation of judicial interference in the affidavit made by a sitting ...
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FEBRUARY 11 — The constituency of Semenyih is atypical of Malaysia in the 1950s.
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It is said a racial and religious dimension will always exist in our society.
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COMMENT | Long before the British set foot in Malaya, the nature of politics in the country was rather feudalistic, with sultans sitting atop the political hierarchy.
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COMMENT | Long before the colonial British set foot in Malaya, the nature of politics on the Malay Peninsula was rather feudalistic, with sultans sitting atop the political hierarchy.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 — Malay Mail lost one of its pioneer journalists from the post-Merdeka era today Peter Moss died today after battling respiratory illness the past two weeks.
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BUTTERWORTH: KC Lim draws curious stares wherever he goes, but he’s used to it by now.
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YOURSAY | ‘Focusing on the ex-PM in Cameron gave the impression that Harapan had nothing to show.’ ‘Old Malaysia’ in Cameron Highlands The Wakandan: It is true that the 1MDB scandal had less i...
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KOTA KINABALU: Acting Umno deputy president Ismail Sabri Yaakob will announce autonomy for Sabah Umno next week, said Sabah Umno chief Bung Moktar.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Umno is set to become autonomous as it sheds “party Malaya” links, says state Umno chief Datuk Bung Mokthar Radin.
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At the outset, let me make it clear that as far as the Palestinian cause is concerned, I am on the same page as Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, although I cannot vouch for his consistency on all t...
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KUCHING: A Sarawak lawmaker has questioned the lack of review by the federal government of the special grant allocated to the state every year.
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LETTER | Senior lawyer Abdul Aziz Abdul Rahman insists that the Sedition Act must not be abolished as it protects the nation's security against occurrences like the May 13 riots.
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KOTA KINABALU: An activist has urged the Sarawak government to assert its immigration rights under the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) and allow Israeli athletes to participate in the World Para Swimmi...
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PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya has filed a suit against the PAS-ruled Kelantan government over encroachments into Orang Asli settlements, the first such suit by the federal government involving native land ...
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KULAI, Jan 18 — Descendants of Johor’s famed 19th century dignitary Datuk Muhammad Salleh Perang have today demanded a whopping RM300 billion worth of property which they said was owed to them by ...
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KOTA KINABALU: Saying there is now greater commitment on all sides in restoring the rights of Sabah and Sarawak under the 1963 Malaysia Agreement, Attorney-General Tommy Thomas urged lawyers in the tw...
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All things being equal, a country’s development is dependent on the quality of its people.” — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad With this philosophy in mind, it was no wonder that Prime Minister Tun Dr Ma...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 — The University of Malaya (UM) ranked among the top 20 universities worldwide in the Times Higher Education’s (THE) listing of varsities in emerging economies.
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LETTER | The BN government was solely responsible for disuniting the races since 1957 or rather after we gained independence on Aug 31, 1957.
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KUANTAN : Sultan Ahmad Shah Al Musta’in Billah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar (pix) , reigned as the fifth Sultan of Pahang for almost 45 years.