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PM Anwar attends Higher Education Ministry’s Aidilfitri open house in Putrajaya 

PUTRAJAYA, April 26 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today attended the Aidilfitri open house organised by the Higher Education Ministry here. Anwar arrived at 10am and was welcomed by the Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Zambry Abd Kadir.

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Bersih warns of election offence as Selangor govt hosts Raya open house in KKB amid Nomination Day

KUALA LUMPUR, April 26 — The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih) today questioned the Selangor state government for planning a Hari Raya Aidilfitri event shortly after the nomination of by-election candidates in Kuala Kubu Baru, Hulu Selangor tomorrow.

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Why run when we’re not even doing anything? Zambry labels pro-Israel professor ‘dangerous’ for calling Malaysia unsafe, ‘Islamo-fascist’

PUTRAJAYA, April 26 — Minister of Higher Education Datuk Seri Zambry Abd Kadir today lambasted controversial American academic Bruce Gilley after the latter claimed that Malaysia is not safe for travellers after Putrajaya ordered that his events be cancelled due

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‘Mediocre’ scholars shouldn’t be visiting professors here, PM Anwar says after UM invited pro-Israel, pro-colonialism academic

SEPANG April 26 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has today urged local education institutions to be more discerning in the kind of academics they invite. He called American academic Bruce Gilley a “mediocre” professor, after the advocate for

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Five policemen face internal action for allegedly involved in robbing foreign national in KL

KUALA LUMPUR April 26 ― Five policemen, who are among seven individuals detained on suspicion of involvement in a robbery of a foreign national involving a sum of RM260,000, are facing internal disciplinary action including possible transfer. Kuala Lumpur Police

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Animosity between Guan Eng and Kon Yeow will harm state’s future

GEORGE TOWN, April 26 — The animosity between current Penang chief minister Chow Kon Yeow and his predecessor, Lim Guan Eng, will only harm the future potential of the state, former deputy chief minister II P. Ramasamy said today. He

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Kuala Kubu Baru by-election begins with nomination tomorrow

HULU SELANGOR, April 26 ― The Kuala Kubu Baru by-election will begin tomorrow with the nomination process at the Hulu Selangor Multipurpose Hall and District Sports Complex here. Potential candidates will have one hour, from 9am to 10am, to submit

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Fahmi regrets UM’s action in inviting pro-Zionist speaker

PUTRAJAYA, April 25 — Communications Minister Fahmi Fadzil today expressed regret at Universiti Malaya (UM) for inviting a foreign speaker who made controversial statements and disrespected the sentiments of the community, especially concerning Malaysia’s support for Palestine. Fahmi said he

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Probe into LCS construction never stopped 

GUA MUSANG, April 25 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has never stopped the investigations into the construction of the Littoral Combat Ships (LCS), said its chief commissioner Tan Sri Azam Baki. He said that the investigation into the case

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Singapore court sentences actor Kamal Adli’s attacker to over two years’ jail

SINGAPORE, April 25 — The man who attacked Malaysian actor Kamal Adli at the Singapore Expo in March last year with a baton was sentenced to two years, four months, and two weeks’ jail by the Singapore court today, the Straits

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