Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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Khairy loses appeal against defamation suit, told to pay Anwar RM150k

PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal struck out Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin’s notice of appeal against a defamation suit in which he was...

10 Muslim NGOs lodge reports over Namewee’s latest video

KUALA LUMPUR: Ten non-governmental organisations (NGOs) yesterday lodged police reports against Wee Meng Chee or Namewee over his controversial video Like A Dog which...

Lip Eng, Kit Siang, whatever – a DAP MP is never home to serve...

OPINION By Raggie Jessy TTF: From Bandar Melaka to Kota Melaka to Petaling and back again to Kota Melaka, Lim Kit Siang is one DAP politician...

Federal Court denies leave to appeal decision on redelineation

PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court held that the Election Commission’s (EC) recommendations for a redelineation exercise in parliamentary and state constituencies were not amenable to...

Najib announces RM3m allocation for eye surgery centre

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday said an additional allocation of RM3 million would be provided to improve the facilities at the Federal...

Liow: We’re ready to face Kit Siang if he contests in Bentong

BENTONG: MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai is ready to face DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang if it is true that the Gelang...

Authorities must ensure Feb 13 blaze of EPF building must never recur

Letter to the editor By SM Mohamed Idris The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) is highly concerned with the lack of regard by the authorities for...

Selangor BN to lodge MACC report over Ijok land issue

SEPANG: Selangor Barisan Nasional will lodge a report on the land issue in Ijok to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) within a week. Selangor BN...

Report: Three-cornered fights likely in 106 Malay-majority seats

KUALA LUMPUR: The 14th General Election will likely see three-cornered fights in mostly Malay dominated areas comprising 106 parliamentary seats in total. Umno, Pas and...

Idris Jusoh slams PAS ‘slander’ on Taman Ilmu project

BESUT: Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh yesterday hit out at the opposition for trying to get the people’s support by “recycling”...

Rosmah: I won’t step down as Permata patron

LANGKAWI: The prime minister’s wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, said she will not step down as patron of the Permata programme even if there...

Govt not providing subsidies? All lies, says Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: The government allocates billions of ringgit on subsidies for the various sectors every year and any allegation otherwise is untrue, says Datuk...

GE14 will be before Aidilfitri, Zahid hints again

TELUK INTAN: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi yesterday hinted again that the 14th general election (GE14) will be held before Hari...

Stranded Langkawi tourists brought down to safety

LANGKAWI: Eighty-nine of over 500 tourists who were stranded after the Langkawi SkyCab cable car here broke down late this afternoon arrived at the...

6,100 orangutans killed? Rubbish, says Sabah Wildlife

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) has rubbished a foreign media report claiming that 6,100 orangutans were killed in Sabah between 1999 and...

Tun, beware of me. I’m about to become your worst nightmare

OPINION By Raggie Jessy TTF: Lim Kit Siang, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, beware. The Third Force is about to cook your goose. GE14 is coming to sweep...

Johari: High EPF dividend not election candy

PUTRAJAYA: Second Finance Minister Johari Abdul Ghani yesterday denied that the 6.9 per cent dividend rate by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) was “election...

MIDF: Malaysia’s exports to grow 9.3pc this year

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s exports are expected to grow by 9.3 per cent this year, mainly driven by demand from developed and emerging economies, says...

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