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KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says her daughter Nurul Izzah’s criticism should be well received by the Pakatan Harapan government to further improve its performance.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Putrajaya is still studying how to implement Pakatan Harapan’s pledge to ensure appointments of commissioners for Suhakam, the MACC or the Election Commission are vetted by Parliament ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): The winding up of the debate on the royal address for the Ministry of Finance was tumultuous following a clash between the current Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng and former Min...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar's statement about Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is her personal view, and was made in line with the principle of openness practise...
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - An unfazed Nurul Izzah Anwar defended her remarks against Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, saying it is important to make her stance clear.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The winding up of the debate on the royal address for the Ministry of Finance was tumultuous following a collision between its minister and former Minister of Finance Datuk Seri Najib Ab...
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Nurul Izzah Anwar has defended her interview with Singapore's Straits Times in which she described Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad as a former dictator.Speaking to reporters at the Parliament lobby...
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Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the decision to sell the Malaysian government building in Hong Kong was made the then government, Barisan Nasional.
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When asked about her remark calling Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad a “former dictator,” Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar said that the title given by her was factually accurate.Nurul I...
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The controversy over the appointment of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairman arose because the pledges made in Pakatan Harapan’s election manifesto are too clear, says PKR president Datuk Se...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar is baffled by criticisms over the critical remarks she has made about Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad recently.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): The Government has granted 36 new companies with open Approved Permits (AP) since January to import passenger cars, said Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry On...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar today defended her use of the term “dictator” when referring to Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad during her interview with the Singapore Straits...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar’s critical statement on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was her personal view, PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said today.
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PKR president Anwar Ibrahim today reaffirmed his family's support for Dr Mahathir Mohamad as prime minister and Pakatan Harapan's leader.Speaking to reporters at the Parliament lobby today, Anwar said...
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PARLIAMENT | Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Ong Kian Ming told the Dewan Rakyat today his ministry was requesting for more information from the 36 new Approved Permit (AP) holders fo...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today revealed that it was the previous Barisan Nasional (BN) government that initiated the sale of the Malaysian consulate’s property in Hon...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): PKR's Nurul Izzah Anwar, who recently came under fire from PPBM leaders over an interview with Singapore's The Straits Times in which she called Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Nurul Izzah Anwar today explained that she quit Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to stand up for the values she believes in and push forward the agenda of inst...
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PETALING JAYA: PAS took Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail to task for not responding to a specific question on the detailed mechanism for the proposed implementation of a targeted fuel subsidy.
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PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang believes Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad is not a dictator.Instead, he believes it is in Mahathir's nature to be firm, especially to errant cabinet members."I want to...
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A huge commotion erupted in Parliament after Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Dr Mujahid Yusuf Rawa accused the previous government of “buat tahi” (making a mess) in handling...
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MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has applauded PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s tweet that the government's economic agenda must be needs-based, and not race-based.Dr Wee told repor...
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Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is not a dictator because he was elected through the democratic process of an election, says PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang.His comments came followin...
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PAS secretary-general Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan said the party does not ban alcohol for non-Muslims, and will never do so should it manage to hold federal power.Takiyuddin said that at the Parliament lo...
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Anwar Ibrahim today advised his deputy, Azmin Ali, to stop criticising his daughter, Nurul Izzah, and instead focus on his duties as economic affairs minister.
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Anwar Ibrahim today defended his daughter Nurul Izzah Anwar who came under fire for criticising Dr Mahathir Mohamad in an interview with a Singapore daily, saying her state...
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KUALA LUMPUR - Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) president Anwar Ibrahim said on Tuesday (March 26) that his daughter's criticism of the Mahathir Mohamad administration in a recently published interview was...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Nurul Izzah Anwar has stood by her words in labelling Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad a ‘former dictator’, saying the title given by her was factually accurate.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Amid growing controversy over the Rome Statute, several Opposition lawmakers today asked the government to clarify if the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong had given his royal assent pr...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Datuk Seri Azmin Ali needs to concentrate more on his job as economic affairs minister, PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said today after the former took a veiled swip...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — The specificity of Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) election manifesto meant the coalition cannot avoid addressing the chairmanship of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), said Datu...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): PAS does not ban alcohol for non-Muslims, and will never do so should it manage to hold federal power, said its secretary-general Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan.
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PARLIAMENT | Saifuddin Abdullah was today grilled in the Dewan Rakyat over the government's decision to ratify the Rome Statute, which governs the International Criminal Court (ICC). However, the fore...
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PARLIAMENT | BN MPs were up in arms after a former ally told them that they could not raise statements made by Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar in the Dewan Rakyat.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said Nurul Izzah Anwar’s critical remarks from an interview were about the larger Pakatan Harapan (PH) and not purely on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mah...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Umno has successfully taught PAS and Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang how to demonise DAP among the Malays, said Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) Datuk Mahfuz Omar.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A huge commotion erupted in Parliament after Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Dr Mujahid Yusuf Rawa accused the previous government of “buat tahi” (making a mess) in handling the finances of Tabung Haji.
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Malaysia needs politicians whose principles are not for sale and Nurul Izzah Anwar is one such leader, according to Johor PKR chief Hassan Abdul Karim.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was made prime minister twice following general elections, Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang said in defence of the former whom PKR MP Nurul Izzah Anwar ca...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — The feasibility study on the proposal to carve out the attorney general’s (AG) prosecutorial powers will be tabled to a Cabinet committee by the middle of the year, said D...
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GEORGE TOWN (March 26): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng told the High Court here yesterday that the Penang government paid RM11.2 million to HSSI Sdn Bhd for its role as an independent inspection engine...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): The ongoing work package contracts (WPCs) under the Pan Borneo Highway will "definitely continue" regardless of the government's decision on the current project delivery partn...
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A child is automatically entitled to Malaysian citizenship as long as one parent is a citizen, said Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) director N Sundra Rajoo was charged in the Sessions Court today with three counts of criminal breach of trust amounting to RM1.1 mill...
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PETALING JAYA: A lawyers group took the government to task today for its statement in Parliament laying the blame for stateless children on the failure of parents to register their marriages.
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British lawmakers wrested control of the parliamentary agenda from the government for a day in a highly unusual bid to find a way through the Brexit impasse after Prime Minister Theresa May's EU divor...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Parents have been told that they can apply for citizenship for their stateless Malaysia-born children using a special pathway under Article 15A of the Federal Constitution, ...
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THERE had been such intense speculation that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibra­him would be making “a move” in the current meeting of Parliament.
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(March 26): Asian stocks may see a muted open Tuesday after their biggest slide this year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Several former staff of Channel W handed over a memorandum to the government urging that stern action be taken against their former employer who they claimed had mistreated 15 ex-employe...
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GEORGE TOWN (March 25): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng told the High Court here today that the Penang Government paid RM11.2 million to HSSI Sdn Bhd for its role as an independent inspection engineer f...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 25): PAS has agreed that a Member of Parliament from UMNO be appointed as chairman of the Public Accounts Committee.
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GEORGE TOWN: Lim Guan Eng today denied a suggestion that he might have “provoked” former state Barisan Nasional chief Teng Chang Yeow into uttering remarks deemed defamatory so that he could sue h...
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KUALA LUMPUR - A key watchdog committee in Malaysia's Parliament is in turmoil after several members resigned to protest a decision by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad to retain a lawmaker as its chair...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) wants PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang to name the leader in Pakatan Harapan (PH) who is alleged to have described the establishment o...
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GEORGE TOWN, March 25 — Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng told the High Court here today that the Penang government paid RM11.2 million to HSSI Sdn Bhd for its role as an independent inspection engine...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — PAS agrees that a member of Parliament from Umno be appointed as chairman of the Public Accounts Committee.
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GEORGE TOWN: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng told the High Court here today that the Penang government paid RM11.2 million to HSSI Sdn Bhd for its role as an independent inspection engineer for the stat...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Those applying for Social Welfare Department aid no longer need to get the signature of elected representatives, said Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): PAS agrees that a member of Parliament from Umno be appointed as chairman of the Public Accounts Committee.
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KUALA LUMPUR: An Umno MP today said Malaysia has its own set of values and laws, as the debate continues over the country’s intention to ratify the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, ...
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PARLIAMENT | The federal government will not entertain any suggestions on the dissolution of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) and that Sabah and Sarawak be granted self-determination.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia must be quick to seek new markets for its palm oil to avoid losing out to its competitors.
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Opposition members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) from BN and PAS will resign until the government agrees to replace the current committee chairperson.Speaking to the press at Parliament today...
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Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok on Monday said Malaysia will meet and discuss with Indonesia regarding the European Union’s ban on palm oil.Kok told reporters this at the Parliament lobby on ...
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Tourism, Arts and Culture minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi said the monument to dead Japanese soldiers in Kedah does not fall under the purview of his ministry.When met at the Parliament lobby on Mond...
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All three opposition MPs have resigned from Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) with immediate effect, pending the replacement of Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee as chairperson.Datuk Seri Isma...
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PARLIAMENT | Tan Yee Kew (Harapan-Wangsa Maju) today mooted the idea of Anwar Ibrahim (Harapan-Port Dickson) heading the National Economic Action Council (NEAC). "I propose the Port Dickson MP who has...
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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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MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong said Pakatan Harapan has again broken its promise to the people with regard to its election manifesto, the latest was with regard to the post of Parliament's P...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government today dismissed recent allegations linking Sarawak governor Taib Mahmud to bribery and abuse of power, saying the information is nothing new.
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KUALA LUMPUR: All three opposition MPs have resigned from Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) with immediate effect, pending the replacement of Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee as chairperson.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 25): All three opposition members on board the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) have resigned, amid the back-and-forth going on over the chairmanship of the committee.
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PARLIAMENT | Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today the government has yet to decide on the quantum of compensation for the people affected by the toxic fumes resulting from the dum...
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Opposition members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) from BN and PAS will resign until the government agrees to replace the current committee chairperson.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Three Opposition lawmakers resigned from the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) today in protest of Datuk Seri Ronald Kiandee's retention as the chairman.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Parliament will allow the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to conclude ongoing proceedings before selecting a new chairman, said Deputy Speaker Nga Kor Ming.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A minister was left bemused when the Deputy Speaker told him that he had run out of time to reply to her question.
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Putrajaya is looking to North Africa and the Middle East for new palm oil new markets.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Harapan has broken its promise to the people with regard to its election manifesto, says MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 25): Malaysia has taken initial steps to explore new markets for its palm oil amid risks of declining demand from Europe, its second largest market, said Primary Industries Ministe...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Bukit Gelugor MP Ramkarpal Singh today questioned the authorities’ delay in making any arrest against the aggressors who broke up a peaceful demonstration against Datuk Se...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Voices are growing louder in the Dewan Rakyat for Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee to be replaced as Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairman.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — PAS president Datuk Seri Hadi Awang suggested yesterday those comparing his party to the Taliban were supported by Communists, in a poem appeared intended for DAP’s Nga Ko...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — The restoration of a Japanese war monument in Alor Setar, Kedah, last Thursday is a state matter as it is not within the compound of the Tourism Ministry office there, said ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — It is the duty of parents to register the births of their children to qualify for Malaysian citizenship, Datuk Mohd Azis Jamman said in Parliament today amid a resurgence of...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar’s resignation as a member of the Public Accounts Committee has yet to be discussed by her party’s political bureau, PKR vice-president Dr Xavier J...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan, the former Barisan Nasional (BN) component party, will contest in any future by-elections involving seats in Penang and others it lost in the 14th General Election (GE14). Part...
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BANTING: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairman Ronald Kiandee will stay on as the chief pending a successor.
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PETALING JAYA: PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang yesterday recalled some of the conditions his party laid out during its partnership with the Barisan Nasional (BN) in 1973 that included a ban on alcohol ...
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YOURSAY | ‘We wish those holding executive power were as principled as the Permatang Pauh MP.’ Nurul Izzah resigns PAC post Kim Quek: Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar’s resignation, which see...
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KUCHING: The bill to amend Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution to restore Sabah and Sarawak’s status as equal partners is expected to be tabled in Parliament on April 8 and 9, says Sarawak DAP ...
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Deputy Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Sim Tze Tzin has urged Beluran MP Ronald Kiandee to "do the right thing" and resign as the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairperson.
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Just two days ago I had an interesting chat with His Excellency Daniyar Sarekenov, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakstan regarding the topic of leadership. Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakstan had relinquished his duties as Head of State/President on March 19 before the next presidential rlection scheduled for 2020.
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PETALING JAYA: Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar confirmed that she has resigned as a Public Accounts Committee (PAC) member, apparently over the decision to retain Ronald Kiandee as its chairman.
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BEAUFORT: The decision to join Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) was not individually made but was a collective decision, said Beaufort MP, Datuk Azizah Mohd Dun.
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MARCH 22 — After too many accusations, allegations and misinterpretation regarding International Women’s Day March in Malaysia, someone stood up in Parliament and spoke about it courageously.
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PETALING JAYA: Permatang Pauh lawmaker Nurul Izzah Anwar has quit Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC).
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The decision to join Bersatu was not individually made but was a collective decision, said Beaufort MP Azizah Mohd Dun.