Malaysia

  • Still at least one underage marriage every month in Kelantan, group says

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    Still at least one underage marriage every month in Kelantan, group says

    GEORGE TOWN, Feb 18 — Sisters in Islam (SIS) today revealed that the Kelantan Shariah courts had approved 10 underage marriages between January 2018 and January 2019. This is...

  • Report: Judge refuses MACC interview, insists on RCI for alleged judicial misconduct

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    Report: Judge refuses MACC interview, insists on RCI for alleged judicial misconduct

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Court of Appeal judge Datuk Hamid Sultan Abu Backer has declined to have his statement recorded by the Malaysia Anti-Corporation Commission (MACC) on his...

  • Anwar urges dialogue between PPBM, Warisan ahead of Sabah expansion

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    Anwar urges dialogue between PPBM, Warisan ahead of Sabah expansion

  • Tok Mat: I’ve long been ready for Rantau by-election

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    Tok Mat: I’ve long been ready for Rantau by-election

  • What coup? PAS could be lying to cover up RM90m payment issue, Anwar says

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    What coup? PAS could be lying to cover up RM90m payment issue, Anwar says

  • By-election for Rantau after court rules in favour of PKR candidate

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    By-election for Rantau after court rules in favour of PKR candidate

  • Parliament to set up childcare centre this year, says Speaker

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    Parliament to set up childcare centre this year, says Speaker

  • Inquest for Adib: Witness says saw shoe print on fireman’s chest

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    Inquest for Adib: Witness says saw shoe print on fireman’s chest

  • DPM says working with UN on age-friendly city in Malaysia

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    DPM says working with UN on age-friendly city in Malaysia

  • A hospital in Semenyih main focus of Pakatan candidate Muhammad Aiman

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    A hospital in Semenyih main focus of Pakatan candidate Muhammad Aiman

  • Warisan president calls for calm as PPBM expands to Sabah

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    Warisan president calls for calm as PPBM expands to Sabah

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  • 1MDB back in spotlight as Bill Gates endorses ‘Billion Dollar Whale’

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    1MDB back in spotlight as Bill Gates endorses ‘Billion Dollar Whale’

  • YTL kicks off Terragraph trial in Penang

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    YTL kicks off Terragraph trial in Penang

  • Kelana Jaya line LRT disruption caused by signalling glitch

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    Kelana Jaya line LRT disruption caused by signalling glitch

  • PAS says backing Dr M as PM until GE15

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    PAS says backing Dr M as PM until GE15

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  • Top court boots Jasin election appeal back for retrial

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    Top court boots Jasin election appeal back for retrial

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The Federal Court today ordered a fresh hearing by a new judge to decide the outcome of the Melaka parliamentary seat of Jasin following a dispute in...

  • Dewan Negara president moots five-year term for senators to get full pension

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    Dewan Negara president moots five-year term for senators to get full pension

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Tan Sri SA Vigneswaran today proposed extending the current term for members of the Dewan Negara from the existing three years to five so that they are...

  • FT Mufti: Flat Earth conspiracy theory misguided, opposes irrefutable consensus

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    FT Mufti: Flat Earth conspiracy theory misguided, opposes irrefutable consensus

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Federal Territories Mufti Datuk Zulkifli Mohamad al-Bakri has chided flat Earth conspiracy theorists, saying there is incontrovertible consensus by...

  • Putrajaya pays Maria Chin RM25,000 in damages for unlawful arrest under Sosma

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    Putrajaya pays Maria Chin RM25,000 in damages for unlawful arrest under Sosma

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The government has agreed to pay RM25,000 in damages and RM5,000 in costs to Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah over her detention in 2016 under the...

  • Dewan Negara president wants more Senate representation from states

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    Dewan Negara president wants more Senate representation from states

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Dewan Negara president Tan Sri SA Vigneswaran today proposed for more Senate representation from states, and asked that the current number of two senators...

  • Gobind says looking into RTM coverage, SOP over sabotage claim

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    Gobind says looking into RTM coverage, SOP over sabotage claim

    GEORGE TOWN, Feb 18 — Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo has asked RTM to submit a report after an aide to another minister accused the national broadcaster...

  • EPF to meet AirAsia over spat with MAHB, says yet to receive latter's response

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    EPF to meet AirAsia over spat with MAHB, says yet to receive latter's response

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) is still waiting for a response from Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) to its letter of concern, regarding its...

  • YTL launches Asia’s first Terragraph trial in Penang

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    YTL launches Asia’s first Terragraph trial in Penang

    GEORGE TOWN, Feb 18 — YTL Communications launched a large-scale Terragraph market pilot in the heritage city of George Town here today. This is the first time that the newly...

  • 1MDB back in spotlight as Bill Gates endorses book on scandal

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    1MDB back in spotlight as Bill Gates endorses book on scandal

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Microsoft founder Bill Gates promoted a book on the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal on United States broadcaster CNN yesterday, reportedly...

  • PSM’s Semenyih manifesto focuses on affordable homes, better facilities

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    PSM’s Semenyih manifesto focuses on affordable homes, better facilities

    SEMENYIH, Feb 18 — The Socialist Party of Malaysia (PSM) has launched a seven-point manifesto for the Semenyih by-election focusing on public welfare, including more affordable...

  • Grab driver claims trial to raping, robbing student in Bukit Mertajam cemetery

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    Grab driver claims trial to raping, robbing student in Bukit Mertajam cemetery

    BUTTERWORTH, Feb 18 — A part-time Grab driver pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to raping and robbing a 20-year-old college student in February last year....

  • Minister Zuraida attends Adib inquest

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    Minister Zuraida attends Adib inquest

    SHAH ALAM, Feb 18 — Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin was in the coroner’s court today to follow the proceedings of the inquest into the death of...

  • Foreign minister: Malaysians unaffected by hotel fire in Mecca

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    Foreign minister: Malaysians unaffected by hotel fire in Mecca

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah today confirmed that no Malaysians were involved in a fire at a hotel in Mecca, Saudi Arabia yesterday. “As...

  • Signalling problem on Kelana Jaya LRT line causes early morning delay

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    Signalling problem on Kelana Jaya LRT line causes early morning delay

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — A signalling fault between the Kelana Jaya and KLCC stations on the Kelana Jaya LRT line led to a temporary disrupted earlier today during the morning...

  • Three years on, DAP MP says still waiting for PAS proof about Israeli funds

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    Three years on, DAP MP says still waiting for PAS proof about Israeli funds

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — PAS has yet to show evidence to support its insistent allegation that Israeli sources injected RM1.2 billion into DAP even after three years, Lim Lip Eng...

  • ‘PAS a party of lies’: Furious Mat Sabu tosses skullcap after recalling sacrifices

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    ‘PAS a party of lies’: Furious Mat Sabu tosses skullcap after recalling sacrifices

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu reportedly threw his “kopiah”, or skullcap, in anger as he related the sacrifices of former PAS leaders while its...

  • Can PPBM replace Umno to represent Malays and Islam?

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    Can PPBM replace Umno to represent Malays and Islam?

    PETALING JAYA, Feb 18 — At a time when it needs support, Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) has instead come under fire from its allies in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government...

  • PPBM’s entry into Sabah a dilemma for Warisan, says analyst

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    PPBM’s entry into Sabah a dilemma for Warisan, says analyst

    KOTA KINABALU, Feb 18 — Parti Warisan Sabah could be forced to drop its multiracial agenda and shore up native support ahead of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) arrival...

  • PAS says supporting Dr M as PM ‘alone’ in defending Malay-Muslim interests

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    PAS says supporting Dr M as PM ‘alone’ in defending Malay-Muslim interests

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — PAS said it is supporting Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to remain as prime minister until the next general election since the latter is seemingly “alone” in...