Banning Umno will reflect badly on DAP, Chinese

PUCHONG: Kepong MP Lim Lip Eng of the DAP urged the government against banning Umno as it would only serve to paint the DAP and the Chinese community in negative light as they would be accused of engineering the demise

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Maszlee: Raatchasi depicted the changes I want to bring about

PUCHONG: Education Minister Maszlee Malik claimed that the Tamil movie, Raatchasi currently screened on Astro channel 241 depicted the changes that he aspires to bring about in the Malaysian education system. “It feels very different to watch it as the

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Oil prices drop as more tariff added in US-China trade war

TOKYO: Oil prices were lower on Monday after new tariffs imposed by the United States and China came into force, raising concerns about a further hit to global growth and demand for crude. Brent crude was down 27 cents, or

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Lokman Adam will be questioned tomorrow

PUCHONG: Bukit Aman Criminal Investigations Department Director Datuk Huzir Mohamed has confirmed that Umno supreme council member Datuk Lokman Noor Adam will be recalled for questioning over the sex video scandal allegedly involving Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali

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Govt will look into MTUC proposal

IPOH: The government will study the proposal to increase the retirement age from 60 to 65 as practised in several developed countries including Singapore, that was proposed by the Malaysian Trade Union Congress (MTUC) yesterday. Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran

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More mixed constituencies to dilute racial and religious campaigning

PUTRAJAYA: Having a larger number of mixed constituencies would curb politicians from campaigning along racial and religious lines that further divides Malaysians, said Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah in a group interview. On that note he also blamed the former Election

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Polarising presidential candidate reaching out minorities amid suspicions

BERUWALA: Sri Lanka presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been a polarizing figure for much of his political life. It is an image he is trying to change. When he was defense chief in his brother Mahinda Rajapaksa’s government he crushed

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No mass registration of Chinese immigrants by Kepong DAP

PUTRAJAYA: The National Registration Department (NRD) has denied allegations that Kepong DAP is planning to register MyKads for illegal immigrants from China as claimed in a video which went viral on the social media. In a statement issued today, it

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2026 Commonwealth Games: All parties will be consulted

PETALING JAYA: The decision to host the Commonwealth Games needs to be discussed among various parties, said Youth and Sports Deputy Minister Steven Sim Chee Keong yesterday, while welcoming the recent offer of Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari to do

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Why are former government members defying royal advice?

I am shocked and surprised that some Opposition leaders who were formerly in government are defying royal advice about fake news and hate speech and are totally reckless about jeopardising national unity in Malaysia. I would advise these Opposition leaders,

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