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Najib: Malaysian Muslims propitious to applaud Aidilfitri in joy, peace

By   5 months ago

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and his mother Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor sing a few Hari Raya songs during a open residence in Putrajaya Jun 25, 2017. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, Jun 28 ― Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak pronounced Muslims via a nation are propitious for being means to applaud […]

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To grasp tip tier, stop criminalising trafficking victims, watchdog tells Putrajaya

By   5 months ago

Shamini pronounced there are still many issues that Putrajaya needs to residence when it comes to tellurian trafficking. — Picture by Siow Saw FengKUALA LUMPUR, Jun 28 ― Malaysia should stop treating tellurian trafficking victims as criminals if it wishes to be promoted to a tip tier in a United States’ annual Trafficking in Persons […]

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Minister warns movement opposite parents, guardians over child neglect

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Rohani suggested relatives and guardians to be some-more attentive. ― Picture by Choo Choy MayKUCHING, Jun 27 — The new occurrence in that a 12-year-old child died while personification with firecrackers should be a warning to parents, according to Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim. “We have been warning relatives […]

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Priority is GE14, not celebration election, Mustapa tells Kelantan Umno members

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Mustapa pronounced there was a certain change in support, generally from a farming community, for Umno currently. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKOTA BHARU, Jun 28 ― Kelantan Umno Liaison authority Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed now strike out during celebration members in a state who were some-more concentration on campaigning to win celebration posts instead […]

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Penang govt questioned for sidelining PWD over undersea hovel project

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Zainal pronounced JKR had knowledge in studies on highway construction though a state supervision went to a border of profitable ‘exorbitant’ fees to a consultant company. — Picture by KE OoiNIBONG TEBAL, Jun 27 — Penang Umno currently questioned since a DAP-led state supervision was demure to work with a Public Works Department (JKR) and […]

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Police: No pointer of Marawi militants in Keningau

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Members of a Philippine military special movement force make their approach to a frontline in Marawi on a southern island of Mindanao on Jun 19, 2017. — AFP picKENINGAU, Jun 26 — The military have reliable there are no signs to prove that terrorists from Marawi in a Philippines have taken preserve in a Sabah interior, […]

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Petrol cheaper by dual sen, diesel cost down 4 sen

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RON95 and RON97 prices fell to RM1.89 and RM2.15 a litre respectively. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Jun 28 ― The sell prices of RON95 and RON97 has been reduced by dual sen to RM1.89 and RM2.15 a litre respectively effective 12.01 midnight and sojourn effective from Jun 29 to Jul 5. The sell cost of […]

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PKR repute urges Sarawak, Sabah to find legal examination opposite tourism tax

By   5 months ago

See pronounced a dual state governments can select to ask Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who is a Finance Mnister, to free or defer a doing of a tourism taxation as an evident and brief tenure measure. — Picture by Sulok TawieKUCHING, Jun 27 — Sarawak and Sabah should find a authorised examination opposite […]

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    University Election: An Untold Vendetta

    By   2 years ago

    In the wake of the brutal assault student leader of UKM, an alarming indicator has been reverberating throughout the nation on where the youth politics are leading nowadays. Just to keep you in the loop, local universities in Malaysia are entering election phase this month. With opposite factions of groups spearing contradicting ideologies, they determined […]

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    What is the 1 word can we use on ministers who make silly remarks?

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    By   4 years ago

    The number ‘1’ has become quite a mainstay in Malaysia these days, but if there is a ‘1’ word that can best describe some of our ministers, what would it be?

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    What makes a good leader and who can save Malaysia?

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    By   4 years ago

    A person who is trained and educated in political science, one who is born in an family of politicians or one who has endured multiple persecutions and probably experienced the pain of the people?

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    Is Nazir Razak really the humble businessman or a crony in disguise?

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    By   4 years ago

    The name Datuk Seri Nazir Razak is no stranger to Malaysians. In fact, he is the brother to the prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and the CEO of CIMB Bank.

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    Sovereignty of BM or just weak in English?

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    By   4 years ago

    In a recent newspaper report, the government spent millions of ringgit employing foreign English teachers to mentor our language teachers.

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    Malaysia import of low-skilled foreign workers the work of an incompetent and lazy government

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    By   4 years ago

    Everyone knows that the economy cannot survive if Malaysia does not import foreign workers. From construction workers to domestic helpers (sometimes called maids), they are everywhere. One only need to head down to Kota Raya on a weekend to see how many there are.

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    Are those handling the MH370 crisis capable?

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    By   4 years ago

    As Malaysians, it is very difficult not to be affected by the missing MH370 Malaysia Airlines jetliner.

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    MRT project causing more jams and congestion – WHY NOW?

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    By   4 years ago

    The Klang Valley is looking forward to the day the MRT or Mass Rail Transit project is completed which is somewhere in 2017. If everything goes on as planned and no delays (like klia2), then that should be the year all the problems and traffic troubles would be over. A year later, the next General […]

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      The evolution of political Islam in Malaysia

      By   2 years ago

      On Political realignment, Part 2 BY Liew Chin Tong, DAP Political Education Director and Kluang MP   I would divide the evolution of political Islam in Malaysia into three stages: Islamic revival/resurgent which culminated in changes in UMNO and PAS in 1982, the emergence of PAS’ progressive faction in 1998, and “post-Islamism” of 2015.   […]

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      What’s the point of voting for MCA?

      By   2 years ago

      KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28: Two DAP MPs have delivered scathing rebukes on MCA’s silence over Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak’s involvement in the RM2.6billion ‘donation’ scandal, pointing out that if the Barisan Nasional component party has nothing to say, then it’s pointless to stay. DAP’s parliamentary leader and Gelang Patah MP Lim Kit Siang in a […]

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      Political “earthquakes” that realigned Malaysian politics (Part 1)

      By   2 years ago

      by Liew Chin Tong, DAP Political Education Director and Kluang MP   In the wake of an earthquake, tectonic plates will shift and realign. It takes time before gradually stabilising. In the process of seismic shifting, instead of hoping for a more stable surface, it would be better to reflect on the possible changes after […]

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      Challenges to Pakatan Harapan (Part I)

      By   2 years ago

      By Ong Kian Ming, DAP Serdang MP The new Pakatan Harapan How will history judge the third attempt at forming an opposition coalition in Malaysia? Only time will tell. But the newly formed Pakatan Harapan face considerable challenges in preparing to face the Barisan Nasional (BN) in the fight for the nation’s future in the […]

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      Pakatan Harapan signals new hope for opposition pact

      By   2 years ago

      (from left, front row) PKR’s Nurul Izzah Anwar, Lim, Wan Azizah, Mat Sabu, DAP’s Tan Kok Wai, and Amanah’s Salahuddin Ayub     – The Rocket

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      Explain judicial interference, Najib told

      By   2 years ago

      KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20: Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak must explain his interference with the judicial process when he allegedly stymied the promotion of Court of Appeals judge, Hishamudin Yunus, the DAP today said. Lim: “Explain judicial interference, Najib.” DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang in a statement said Najib should come forward to clarify […]

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      DAP: Convene emergency meeting to appoint an independent auditor for 1MDB

      By   2 years ago

      Convene emergency meeting and audit 1MDB’s accounts, DAP urges 1MDB board of directors.

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      A brief history of press freedom crackdown

      By   2 years ago

      29 October 1987 – Daily newspapers The Star and Sin Chew Jit Poh as well as weekly papers The Sunday Star and Watan were suspended following the Operation Lalang initiated by former Prime Minister Dr. Tun Mahathir Mohamad in 1987. The Star was specifically targeted due to a weekly column by the first Prime Minister […]

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        Regaining the people’s confidence! Do our leaders know what they are saying?

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        By   2 years ago

        The recent cabinet reshuffling saw a lot of uneasiness and unhappy people. With the appointment of Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi as the new Deputy Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak hopes to have a collective government that works together without any differences.

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        Time to Take a Step Back and let COMMON SENSE Prevail – Selamat Hari Raya Malaysians

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        By   2 years ago

        As the Ramadan month comes to a close and Malaysians from all walks of life celebrates the Hari Raya as how it has been for the last decade or so. Observing the past few weeks on how things have been, any Malaysian will be able to testify that they have gotten tired of the political […]

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        UPDATED! Australia Polymer Notes Scandal – Najib and Badawi’s offices linked

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        By   2 years ago

        It seems that allegations after allegations have been surfacing against prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak as his name has been mentioned by another foreign publication. With the whole 1MDB saga involving the Wall Street Journal not subsided, the Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) has reported that Najib’s office has been linked with a corruption […]

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        Malaysia Ringgit lowest since 1998 crisis

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        By   2 years ago

        For anyone concerned with the Malaysian economy would be closely monitoring the Malaysian Ringgit. This is because the Malaysian currency has been dropping like durians which is currently the season, isn’t it?

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        What is to make of Pakatan Rakyat now?

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        By   2 years ago

        A lot of critics have been saying that a ‘marriage of convenience’ like Pakatan Rakyat will not last. How true it was? The truth is, the forming of Pakatan Rakyat after 2008 was glued together by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and with him out of the picture, the alliance just fell apart. And who went […]

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        MIC – The Biggest MESS

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        By   2 years ago

        It was written in the stars after Datuk Seri G Palanivel became the president of MIC after Datuk Seri S Samy Vellu and now it becomes the biggest mess in Malaysian politics. In the latest development, Datuk Seri S Subramaniam and Datuk Seri G Palanivel are on loggerheads as they are practically ‘sacking each other’ […]

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        Nazri – The Minister who thinks he is God

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        By   2 years ago

        One person who is causing a lot of controversy all the time as a minister is the Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz, the Minister of Tourism and Culture. He is a war of words with the crown prince of Johor, Tengku Mahkota Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim over some of the things he said. June 13 […]

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        Nga said Rosmah dominates PM and now he gets sued for defamation

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        By   2 years ago

        The prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor are suing Taiping MP Nga Kor Ming for defmation. This makes Nga the latest politician from the opposition who is slapped with such a suit from the PM. Datuk Mohd Hafarizam Harun, the lawyer representing Najib and Rosmah quoted that […]

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