Welsh: Pakatan, be clear on succession plan; BN, don’t gloat over Tg Piai win

PUCHONG: Time for Pakatan Harapan to have a clear succession plan and prioritise policies for the future, said University of Nottingham Malaysia’s Asia Research Institute (UNARI) Honorary Research Fellow Bridget Welsh. “There is a need for a clear plan of

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Two friends die in accident at North South Expressway

ALOR GAJAH: Two close friends were killed after a Myvi car they were in was crushed by a trailer lorry carrying chemical substance at KM 204.5 North-South Expressway (PLUS) northbound at about 7.45 pm last night. Melaka Traffic Investigation and

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Tg Piai’s Wee takes oath as member of Dewan Rakyat

KUALA LUMPUR : The newly elected Tanjung Piai MP Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng takes his oath as a member of the Dewan Rakyat today. The ceremony, which took place before Dewan Rakyat Speaker Tan Sri Mohamad Ariff Md

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The Minister, the police chiefs and the scam called the IPCMC

Many senior police officers are highly educated and have attended much training. So, I expect Sabah police chief Datuk Omar Mammah and Othman know that many police forces around the world are overseen by commissions such as the IPCMC (2005).

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Mat Sabu: South China Sea maritime landscape changing due to big powers

BANGKOK: The growing presence of big powers in South China Sea has contributed to a challenging maritime landscape which could immensely affect the region, said Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu today. He said Malaysia affirmed South China Sea must remain free,

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Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins Sri Lankan presidency, minorities rattled

Sri Lanka’s former civil wartime defence chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa was declared the winner in the presidential election yesterday, after promising to secure the country against militant threats following Easter bombings this year. Rajapaksa, who will be sworn into office in

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Deputy Speaker: Not many opposition MPs declared their assets

MACHANG: Dewan Rakyat deputy speaker Datuk Mohd Rashid Hasnon said many opposition MPs, especially from Barisan Nasional, have yet to declare their assets despite the easy process involved. Rashid said the government MPs had, nevertheless, complied with the matter since

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State elections: Heightened fears for Sarawak PH after Tg Piai mauling

KUCHING: The state Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Chong Chieng Jen  is concerned that what had happened in the Tanjung Piai by-election would be reflected in the coming state election due in 2021. He said in a statement yesterday that it not only

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Indian Muslims to pursue review of Hindu temple site ruling

MUMBAI: An Indian Muslim group said yesterday it would file a petition in the Supreme Court asking for a review of a ruling that awarded a disputed site in Uttar Pradesh to Hindus, allowing them to build a temple there.

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Yayasan Akalbudi charges: Zahid’s trial begins today

KUALA LUMPUR: The trial of former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who is facing 47 charges involving millions of ringgit of Yayasan Akalbudi funds, begins at High Court today. The trial of Zahid, who is also

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