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The Malaysian Insider
Monkey’s viewpoint – Phyllis Wong Published: 8 February 2016 7:14 AM A month ago, when Airasia announced its N
Monkey’s viewpoint – Phyllis Wong
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 21 hours ago
Published: 8 February 2016 7:14 AM A month ago, when Airasia announced its New Zealand route, an old classmate bought his return tickets to travel to that antipodean country in April for about RM1,500 only. Chi... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Becoming the angel we know Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in 2012 said that it is better to vote for the devil
Becoming the angel we know
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 21 hours ago
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in 2012 said that it is better to vote for the devil you know (Barisan Nasional) than the angel you don't (Pakatan Rakyat). He must be regretting what he said now that the devil he knows has ousted... Read more
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The Star
Malaysian embassy in Indonesia expresses regret over inaccurate reports on Mukhriz’s resignationJAKARTA: The Malaysian Embassy in Indonesia has expressed regret over inaccurat
Malaysian embassy in Indonesia expresses regret over inaccurate reports on Mukhriz’s resignation
The Star / Posted yesterday
JAKARTA: The Malaysian Embassy in Indonesia has expressed regret over inaccurate local media reports on the resignation of Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir. Malaysian ambassador to Indonesia Datuk Seri Zahrain Mohamed Hashim said Indonesia newspapers... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Ambassador Zahrain upset again with Indonesian press, this time over Mukhriz Published: 7 February 2016 4:25 PM Malaysian ambassador to Indonesia, Datuk
Ambassador Zahrain upset again with Indonesian press, this time over Mukhriz
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 7 February 2016 4:25 PM Malaysian ambassador to Indonesia, Datuk Seri Zahrain Mohamed Hashim says Indonesian journalists should do their homework on the... Read more
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dna
Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil seeks Srihari Aney's removal, writes to CMLeader of Opposition in state assembly, Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil, on Friday dem
Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil seeks Srihari Aney's removal, writes to CM
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Leader of Opposition in state assembly, Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil, on Friday demanded the removal of advocate Srihari Aney from the post of Advocate General for his remarks insulting the legislature and elected representatives. Vikhe-Patil has sent... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi says one family obstructing parliamentMoran (Assam), Feb 5 : Taking a potshot at the Congress leadership, Prime Minis
Modi says one family obstructing parliament
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Moran (Assam), Feb 5 : Taking a potshot at the Congress leadership, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said while the opposition wanted parliament to function, one family holding a grudge for its electoral defeat was not allowing the Rajya Sabha... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
New Kedah MB to take Mukhriz’s advice if in line with Umno leadership Published: 5 February 2016 6:25 PM Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah says h
New Kedah MB to take Mukhriz’s advice if in line with Umno leadership
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 5 February 2016 6:25 PM Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah says he will take advice from his predecessor as long as it is in line with the party's top leadership. –... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Najib: Ahmad Bashah can bring more progress to KedahDatuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah KULIM: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun
Najib: Ahmad Bashah can bring more progress to Kedah
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah KULIM: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said today (Feb 5) he is convinced that new Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah has the capability to bring more progress to Kedah. He said he... Read more
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The Star
Ahmad Bashah can bring more progress to Kedah, says NajibKULIM: New Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah has the capabi
Ahmad Bashah can bring more progress to Kedah, says Najib
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
KULIM: New Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah has the capability to bring more progress to the state, says Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. The Prime Minister added that he believes that Ahmad Bashah can carry out his duties... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ahmad Bashah takes oath as 12th Kedah MB before Council of RegencyAhmad Bashah taking his oath as Kedah menteri besar. — Bernama photo ALOR SETA
Ahmad Bashah takes oath as 12th Kedah MB before Council of Regency
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Ahmad Bashah taking his oath as Kedah menteri besar. — Bernama photo ALOR SETAR: Bakar Bata state assemblyman Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah was sworn in yesterday as the 12th menteri besar of Kedah, taking over from Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
New Kedah MB meets Najib tomorrow Published: 4 February 2016 8:28 PM Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah (centr
New Kedah MB meets Najib tomorrow
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 4 February 2016 8:28 PM Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah (centre) will meet the prime minister in Kedah tomorrow. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor Hussain, February 4, 2016.Datuk Seri Ahmad... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Axe falls on Mahathir's son after fallout with NajibMukhriz Mahathir sits in front of a picture of his father, former Malaysian pri
Axe falls on Mahathir's son after fallout with Najib
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
Mukhriz Mahathir sits in front of a picture of his father, former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad, during a meeting in Petaling Jaya on April 1, 2008. (Reuters photo) Related Stories KUALA LUMPUR — A son of former Malaysian prime minister... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Kedah opposition respects Mukhriz’s decision to step down as MB Published: 3 February 2016 1:37 PM Opposition leaders are respecting Datuk S
Kedah opposition respects Mukhriz’s decision to step down as MB
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 3 February 2016 1:37 PM Opposition leaders are respecting Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir's decision to step down as menteri besar. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Mukhriz steps down as Kedah MB Published: 3 February 2016 10:37 AM Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, who announc
Mukhriz steps down as Kedah MB
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 3 February 2016 10:37 AM Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, who announced his resigning as Kedah MB today, leaving his office in Alor Setar this morning. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor Hussain, February... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Mukhriz lost majority support after 2 reps abstained, says source Published: 3 February 2016 10:14 AM Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir (second from
Mukhriz lost majority support after 2 reps abstained, says source
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 3 February 2016 10:14 AM Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir (second from right) is expected to announce his resignation as Kedah menteri besar today as he no longer enjoy the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Objection against MB removal attempt is not support for Mukhriz, says DAP Kedah DAP chairman Tan Kok Yew says every opposition assemblyman had gone in
Objection against MB removal attempt is not support for Mukhriz, says DAP
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Kedah DAP chairman Tan Kok Yew says every opposition assemblyman had gone in to be interviewed by the regency council separately regarding the Kedah menteri besar issue... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Settle menteri besar issue in state assembly, Kedah opposition reps tell palace Kedah's opposition assemblymen tell the state Regency Council that the remova
Settle menteri besar issue in state assembly, Kedah opposition reps tell palace
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Kedah's opposition assemblymen tell the state Regency Council that the removal of the menteri besar should be done at the assembly. – The Malaysian Insider file pic,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Palace asks Kedah opposition reps to state support for Mukhriz Pengkalan Kundor assemblyman Datuk Phahrolrazi Zawawi says the Kedah Regency
Palace asks Kedah opposition reps to state support for Mukhriz
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Pengkalan Kundor assemblyman Datuk Phahrolrazi Zawawi says the Kedah Regency Council wants to know if opposition assemblymen support Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir. – The Malaysian Insider... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Take Kedah menteri besar saga to state assembly, says DAP DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng says the party will decide on its stand in
Take Kedah menteri besar saga to state assembly, says DAP
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng says the party will decide on its stand in the Kedah menteri besar issue if the matter is brought to the state legislative assembly. – The Malaysian Insider... Read more
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New Kerala
Mehbooba authorised to convey party viewpoint on government formationSrinagar, Feb 1 : Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislators on Monday authoriz
Mehbooba authorised to convey party viewpoint on government formation
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Srinagar, Feb 1 : Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislators on Monday authorized party president Mehbooba Mufti to convey the party viewpoint on a government formation in Jammu and Kashmir to Governor N.N.Vohra. Addressing media ater a meeting of... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Bersih 2.0 wants longer campaign period for Sarawak candidates Bersih 2.0 chairman Maria Chin Abdullah is urging the Election Commission to
Bersih 2.0 wants longer campaign period for Sarawak candidates
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Bersih 2.0 chairman Maria Chin Abdullah is urging the Election Commission to grand candidates in the Sarawak elections an extended campaigning period. – The Malaysian Insider file pic,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Deny BN two-thirds majority in Sarawak, Guan Eng tells voters Barisan Nasional currently holds the majority of state seats in Sarawak, but
Deny BN two-thirds majority in Sarawak, Guan Eng tells voters
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Barisan Nasional currently holds the majority of state seats in Sarawak, but DAP says the ruling coalition must be denied another strong victory in the upcoming state election. – The... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Najib in Sarawak for working visit Published: 30 January 2016 7:27 PM Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is
Najib in Sarawak for working visit
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 30 January 2016 7:27 PM Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is in Sarawak for a working visit. – The Malaysian Insider file pic, January 30, 2016.Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has arrived for... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
I did not dictate polls date to EC, says Sarawak CM Published: 30 January 2016 5:38 PM Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Sat
I did not dictate polls date to EC, says Sarawak CM
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 30 January 2016 5:38 PM Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem has clarified that he did not force the Election Commission to comply on the date of the state elections. – The... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Dissolution first, says EC after Sarawak CM suggests polls date Published: 30 January 2016 9:39 AM The Election Commission has responded to
Dissolution first, says EC after Sarawak CM suggests polls date
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 30 January 2016 9:39 AM The Election Commission has responded to the Sarawak chief minister's suggestion to have state polls, saying the process can only be held after the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Adenan overstepped authority in announcing election dates, says Bersih Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem says he spoke to the Election Com
Adenan overstepped authority in announcing election dates, says Bersih
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem says he spoke to the Election Commission and informed them on the dates for the nomination and election to be held in the state in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Mukhriz’s best option is to face motion of confidence at state assembly, says Guan Eng DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng says Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhri
Mukhriz’s best option is to face motion of confidence at state assembly, says Guan Eng
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 days ago
DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng says Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir should face a motion of confidence to find out if he has truly lost the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
We have not signed SD to remove Mukhriz, say 2 MCA reps Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir (left) is likely to lose the Kedah menteri besar
We have not signed SD to remove Mukhriz, say 2 MCA reps
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir (left) is likely to lose the Kedah menteri besar post following Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s meeting with Barisan Nasional assemblymen in Langkawi over... Read more
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Calcutta News
Wagah model for Agartala-Akhaura border with Bangladesh Agartala, Jan 23 (IANS) The union tourism ministry has sanctioned a Tripura g
Wagah model for Agartala-Akhaura border with Bangladesh
Calcutta News / Posted 16 days ago
Agartala, Jan 23 (IANS) The union tourism ministry has sanctioned a Tripura government project to create infrastructure along India-Bangladesh border similar to that at the Wagah border with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Punjab steel mills fall silent amid global slumpIn the last two years, almost 150 have downed shutters at Mandi Gobindgarh, the
Punjab steel mills fall silent amid global slump
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
In the last two years, almost 150 have downed shutters at Mandi Gobindgarh, the centre for production of secondary steel. Other industries like textiles too have started to explore options in... Read more
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New Kerala
Wagah model for Agartala-Akhaura border with BangladeshAgartala, Jan 23 : The union tourism ministry has sanctioned a Tripura governme
Wagah model for Agartala-Akhaura border with Bangladesh
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Agartala, Jan 23 : The union tourism ministry has sanctioned a Tripura government project to create infrastructure along India-Bangladesh border similar to that at the Wagah border with Pakistan, a minister said here on Saturday. "Wagah-like... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Kedah MB and the state constitution – Gurdial Singh Nijar Published: 21 January 2016 2:26 PM Legal queries have been raised on the sta
Kedah MB and the state constitution – Gurdial Singh Nijar
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 18 days ago
Published: 21 January 2016 2:26 PM Legal queries have been raised on the stand taken by the division heads of a political party, declaring their lack of support for the menteri besar (MB) of... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Kedah MB and the state constitution The Kedah sultan, who is the current Agong, would have appointed a Regent or
Kedah MB and the state constitution
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 18 days ago
The Kedah sultan, who is the current Agong, would have appointed a Regent or Council of Regency, who can then carry out his functions such as required in the present MB crisis in the state. – The Malaysian Insider... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Sultan must step in if Kedah MB issue prolongs, says constitutional expert Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir waves to supporters outside the Umno building in
Sultan must step in if Kedah MB issue prolongs, says constitutional expert
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 18 days ago
Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir waves to supporters outside the Umno building in Alor Setar last night, following efforts by state Umno leaders to replace him as menteri besar. –... Read more
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The Hindu
Portugal PM must apologise to Goans: Goa RSS"If PM Antonio Costa has be to felicitated, it should be on the precondition th
Portugal PM must apologise to Goans: Goa RSS
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
"If PM Antonio Costa has be to felicitated, it should be on the precondition that he apologise for all the acts of repression during the erstwhile Portuguese colonial rule in Goa" If at all the Goa government wants to felicitate Portugal Prime... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Seri Delima rep applies to strike out ‘celaka Umno’ sedition charges Seri Delima assemblyman R.S.N. Rayer called Umno ‘celaka’ in the Penang legis
Seri Delima rep applies to strike out ‘celaka Umno’ sedition charges
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 20 days ago
Seri Delima assemblyman R.S.N. Rayer called Umno ‘celaka’ in the Penang legislative assembly nearly two years ago and was charged with sedition. – The Malaysian Insider file pic,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Sarawak CM backs TPPA Published: 15 January 2016 3:08 PM Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Sat
Sarawak CM backs TPPA
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 24 days ago
Published: 15 January 2016 3:08 PM Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem says the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) will be beneficial to Malaysia. – The Malaysian Insider file pic, January 15, 2016.Sarawak... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Orientation for new YBs? Abas keeps open mind Kota Kinabalu: State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Syed Abas Syed Ali ke
Orientation for new YBs? Abas keeps open mind
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 25 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Syed Abas Syed Ali keeps an open mind about the idea of orientation for new assemblymen to familiarise themselves of their duties. He said if a... Read more
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The Hindu
American tourist dies of suffocation in north coastal GoaCaitan Vholte, a 30-year-old American tourist, died of suffocation in a paddy f
American tourist dies of suffocation in north coastal Goa
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
Caitan Vholte, a 30-year-old American tourist, died of suffocation in a paddy field sludge at Korgao, Pernem, north coastal Goa on Tuesday evening after he was chased by the locals suspecting him to be a thief. Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar... Read more
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New Kerala
Political uncertainty continues in J&KJammu/Srinagar, Jan 12 : As the political uncertainty over government formation
Political uncertainty continues in J&K
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Jammu/Srinagar, Jan 12 : As the political uncertainty over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir continued on Tuesday, going by the mood in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) camp, it appears Mehbooba Mufti is in no haste to take oath as the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Freedom under the constitution – Gerard Lourdesamy Published: 12 January 2016 12:06 PM I am constrained to respond to the comme
Freedom under the constitution – Gerard Lourdesamy
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 27 days ago
Published: 12 January 2016 12:06 PM I am constrained to respond to the comments made by the Chief Justice of the Federal Court at the recent ceremonial opening of the legal year, which certainly... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Leave BN instead of blocking peninsula parties, Sarawak PKR chief tells Adenan State PKR chief Baru Bian says if Tan Sri Adenan Satem wants to champion Sara
Leave BN instead of blocking peninsula parties, Sarawak PKR chief tells Adenan
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 27 days ago
State PKR chief Baru Bian says if Tan Sri Adenan Satem wants to champion Sarawak for Sarawakians against their Barisan Nasional exploiters, he cannot continue to... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
No abuse of immigration autonomy, says Sarawak CM Published: 9 January 2016 3:11 PM Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Sate
No abuse of immigration autonomy, says Sarawak CM
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 30 days ago
Published: 9 January 2016 3:11 PM Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem says he is willing to put up a motion in the state assembly that Umno is not allowed to expand to the state but only if... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Don’t field Malays in Johor state seats, Amanah member tells DAP Published: 9 January 2016 2:28 PM | Updated: 9 January 2016 3:06 PM Members
Don’t field Malays in Johor state seats, Amanah member tells DAP
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 30 days ago
Published: 9 January 2016 2:28 PM | Updated: 9 January 2016 3:06 PM Members of the three Pakatan Harapan component parties attending the leadership convention in Shah Alam, Selangor,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Sarawak’s pro-BN leader softens tone, to reach out to component parties Teras president Tan Sri William Mawan (right) says the initiative to reach ou
Sarawak’s pro-BN leader softens tone, to reach out to component parties
The Malaysian Insider / Posted a month ago
Teras president Tan Sri William Mawan (right) says the initiative to reach out to other BN component leaders in Sarawak is from Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem (second from... Read more

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