Malaysia

  • After on-air sexual harassment of Nurul Izzah, ‘Azrul’ becomes Malaysia’s #MeToo

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    After on-air sexual harassment of Nurul Izzah, ‘Azrul’ becomes Malaysia’s #MeToo

    PETALING JAYA, May 28 ― “Azrul”, the name of a caller who tried to humiliate Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar during a talk show, has taken on an ignominious meaning on...

  • Najib drops 1MDB defamation suit against Tony Pua, portal owner

    1 hour ago

    Najib drops 1MDB defamation suit against Tony Pua, portal owner

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― Datuk Seri Najib Razak withdrew today his 2015 defamation lawsuit against DAP MP Tony Pua and a news portal owner over remarks on 1Malaysia Development...

  • Beware of ‘parasites’ from Umno, Penang PKR youth warns Pakatan

    24 minutes ago

    Beware of ‘parasites’ from Umno, Penang PKR youth warns Pakatan

  • Don’t be scared of Pakatan govt under Dr M, Hong Kong paper tells Chinese investors

    1 hour ago

    Don’t be scared of Pakatan govt under Dr M, Hong Kong paper tells Chinese investors

  • Pakatan on its toes if Khairy leads new multiracial party, suggests Johor DAP chief

    2 hours ago

    Pakatan on its toes if Khairy leads new multiracial party, suggests Johor DAP chief

  • Claiming politicisation of Jakim, Amanah moots putting Islamic policies under Malay Rulers

    2 hours ago

    Claiming politicisation of Jakim, Amanah moots putting Islamic policies under Malay Rulers

  • Selangor to review 20 sen charge for plastic bags

    2 hours ago

    Selangor to review 20 sen charge for plastic bags

  • Tok Pa visits Najib at Taman Duta residence

    1 hour ago

    Tok Pa visits Najib at Taman Duta residence

  • Sarawak CM: Tajem was good friend and mentor

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    Sarawak CM: Tajem was good friend and mentor

  • DAPSY tells universities to drop action against students for political activity

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    DAPSY tells universities to drop action against students for political activity

  • Kit Siang's advice to Umno: Apologise for 1MDB charade

    4 hours ago

    Kit Siang's advice to Umno: Apologise for 1MDB charade

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  • Cops tell Jamal Yunos to turn himself in

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    Cops tell Jamal Yunos to turn himself in

  • DAP: Time for PPBM to be multi-racial

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    DAP: Time for PPBM to be multi-racial

  • Sabah to restructure Native Court

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    Sabah to restructure Native Court

  • Marina: Dr M working hard not for awards

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    Marina: Dr M working hard not for awards

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  • Will Pakatan last? No one thought it could win GE14 either, Kit Siang says

    6 hours ago

    Will Pakatan last? No one thought it could win GE14 either, Kit Siang says

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― Given its ragtag nature and its collection of diverse interests held together by a man once vilified by his current colleagues, one question is always...

  • Analysts: BN can change, but must quit denial syndrome first

    6 hours ago

    Analysts: BN can change, but must quit denial syndrome first

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 — Shellshocked Barisan Nasional (BN) needs to fully reform and accept the reality of its humiliating defeat in the recent GE14 in order to become an...

  • Veterans’ group urges MinDef to bolster maritime border security

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    Veterans’ group urges MinDef to bolster maritime border security

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― The Defence Ministry must look into securing Malaysia’s territorial waters in addition to forming a high-level committee to probe alleged scandals...

  • Your jobs are safe during Ramadan, Terengganu MB tells BN political appointees

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    Your jobs are safe during Ramadan, Terengganu MB tells BN political appointees

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― The Terengganu government-linked companies’ 900 staff appointed by the previous Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition will not lose their jobs under the new...

  • Najib’s Vellfire exits Taman Duta house, destination unknown

    3 hours ago

    Najib’s Vellfire exits Taman Duta house, destination unknown

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― The Toyota Vellfire MPV frequently used in recent days by former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was seen leaving his private residence at Jalan...

  • Negri MB: Ok for me to hold five portfolios, just like my predecessor

    3 hours ago

    Negri MB: Ok for me to hold five portfolios, just like my predecessor

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― Negri Sembilan Mentri Besar Aminuddin Harun has defended holding five state executive councillor portfolios, saying such a move is necessary as it...

  • All quiet at Najib’s home, but media presence still strong

    5 hours ago

    All quiet at Najib’s home, but media presence still strong

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― Apart from the odd curious onlooker, things seem to have quieted down on the street where the former prime minister lives. There was minimal movement (in...

  • New unit to be set up to monitor KPI of Sabah ministries, says chief minister

    5 hours ago

    New unit to be set up to monitor KPI of Sabah ministries, says chief minister

    PENAMPANG, May 28 ― The Sabah government is to set up a unit to monitor the progress of the Key Performance Index (KPI) in each ministry in the state, said Chief Minister Datuk...

  • More female MPs speak up against Nurul Izzah’s on-air harassment

    17 hours ago

    More female MPs speak up against Nurul Izzah’s on-air harassment

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 —  After PKR MP Nurul Izzah Anwar was sexually harassed by a caller in a “live” talk show, more female MPs have voiced out their solidarity and...

  • Azmin: New economic direction to follow mid-term 11MP review

    13 hours ago

    Azmin: New economic direction to follow mid-term 11MP review

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — The mid-term review on the state of the economy, to be tabled in September, will lead to a new economic direction for the country in line with Pakatan...

  • Graft-busting more important than Shariah Bill, Mat Sabu says

    15 hours ago

    Graft-busting more important than Shariah Bill, Mat Sabu says

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Putrajaya will prioritise rooting out corruption before even considering to amend the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965, or Act 355, Defence...

  • Be critics of Pakatan govt, Anwar tells public

    16 hours ago

    Be critics of Pakatan govt, Anwar tells public

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has asked Malaysians today to be critical against the government to ensure the administration and the...

  • Dr M working hard not for awards, daughter says after Nobel Prize pitch

    19 hours ago

    Dr M working hard not for awards, daughter says after Nobel Prize pitch

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir today thanked thousands of signatories who petitioned for her father Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to be considered as a Nobel...

  • Syed Saddiq backs abolition of BTN

    14 hours ago

    Syed Saddiq backs abolition of BTN

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) Youth chief, Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman supports a suggestion that the National Civics Bureau (BTN) be closed...

  • Sabah to restructure Native Court

    15 hours ago

    Sabah to restructure Native Court

    TAWAU, May 27 — The Sabah Law and Native Affairs Ministry will restructure the Sabah Native Court based on the shariah or civil court make-up, in particular in terms of...

  • Customs D-G: Traders should bring down prices after zero GST kicks in

    18 hours ago

    Customs D-G: Traders should bring down prices after zero GST kicks in

    PUTRAJAYA, May 27 — Traders nationwide are required to reduce the price of goods to correspond with the abolition of the six per cent standard Goods and Services Tax (GST),...

  • Guan Eng: I don’t want minister post if chosen just because I’m Chinese

    19 hours ago

    Guan Eng: I don’t want minister post if chosen just because I’m Chinese

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng said today he did not wish to carry on as finance minister if he was only chosen because he was ethnically Chinese. The...

  • Terengganu MB to visit ailing Taman Ilmu project next week

    18 hours ago

    Terengganu MB to visit ailing Taman Ilmu project next week

    KUALA NERUS, May 27 — Newly-appointed Terengganu Mentri Besar Dr Ahmad Samsuri Mokhtar will visit the ailing Taman Ilmu project in Tembila, Besut to assess its latest progress...

  • Former iflix CEO Azran knocked down during morning cycle

    19 hours ago

    Former iflix CEO Azran knocked down during morning cycle

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — The former chief executive of content streaming platform iflix Malaysia is currently recovering in the Kuala Lumpur Hospital after he was hit by a car...