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Op-Ed News
Mahathir Mohamad, The Dictator Who Won't Go Awayany ambitions to become to Malaysia's leader, although Najib soon pointed out t
Mahathir Mohamad, The Dictator Who Won't Go Away
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 hours ago
any ambitions to become to Malaysia's leader, although Najib soon pointed out that he had stood for the vice presidency of Umno in 2013. Election to that post would have been a stepping-stone to leadership of both the party and the nation. For all... Read more
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Aliran Online
Bringing change to Sarawak: 'The West Malaysian’s burden'?out the right issues and engineering the right strategy are vital. Undeniably,
Bringing change to Sarawak: 'The West Malaysian’s burden'?
Aliran Online / Posted 9 hours ago
out the right issues and engineering the right strategy are vital. Undeniably, corruption-related stories involving Umno politicians and peninsula-centred issues are important, but Sarawak has other issues that need to be attended to –... Read more
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The Star
Courts orders Dr Afif to pay RM320,000 to four Umno repsGEORGE TOWN: Four Umno leaders have been awarded a total of RM320,000 in damage
Courts orders Dr Afif to pay RM320,000 to four Umno reps
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Four Umno leaders have been awarded a total of RM320,000 in damages and costs after they successfully sued PKR Youth deputy chief Dr Afif Bahardin (pic) for defamation. Judicial Commissioner Lim Chong Fong, who handed down the judgment... Read more
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The Star
Seri Delima rep Rayer acquitted of making seditious remarkto prove that Rayer uttered the words but failed to prove that they were sediti
Seri Delima rep Rayer acquitted of making seditious remark
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
to prove that Rayer uttered the words but failed to prove that they were seditious. He said the remarks were directed at Umno, a political organisation, and not in reference to any specific individual, race or religion. "The court hereby rules... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
No compromise on the Merotai seat, says LDPLiberal Democratic Party (LDP) in the first place. Hence, LDP Youth Chief Tsan
No compromise on the Merotai seat, says LDP
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 hours ago
Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) in the first place. Hence, LDP Youth Chief Tsang Hieng Yee described a demand by Kalabakan Umno Divisional Head Datuk Seri Abdul Ghapur Salleh for the seat to be returned to the party in the next General Election, as... Read more
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The Star
Witness: I saw video clips of DAP rep making remarksRizuad was testifying in the trial of Rayer, who was charged with uttering the
Witness: I saw video clips of DAP rep making remarks
The Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Rizuad was testifying in the trial of Rayer, who was charged with uttering the words: “Celaka-celaka ini, celaka-celaka Umno ini kurang ajar, biadap ... ” at the Penang state assembly at 9.30am on May 20, 2014. Celaka means ill-mannered and... Read more
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The Star
Opposition is full of talk, says Salleh Saidto get posts for themselves. "Vote for Barisan Nasional, the ruling party that
Opposition is full of talk, says Salleh Said
The Star / Posted yesterday
to get posts for themselves. "Vote for Barisan Nasional, the ruling party that wants to solve problems," said the Sabah Umno deputy chief. A simple lunch of plain white rice, half a salted egg, fried fish and tomato sambal was given to the... Read more
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The Star
Political crisis in Terengganu settles downJidin said there had been a meeting scheduled for yesterday in Kuala Lumpur but
Political crisis in Terengganu settles down
The Star / Posted yesterday
Jidin said there had been a meeting scheduled for yesterday in Kuala Lumpur but it was postponed. Mohd Jidin also hoped that the crisis could be resolved soon to avoid a snap election as Umno holds 17 seats compared with 14 by PAS and one... Read more
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The Star
Quote me accurately, says AdenanKUCHING: As many as five Umno members have been banned from entering Sarawak, s
Quote me accurately, says Adenan
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUCHING: As many as five Umno members have been banned from entering Sarawak, says Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem (pic), which is contrary to news reports which claim only two were denied entry. “If you want to report, please quote me... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Salleh: Mukhriz should know implicationsSeri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir must be very naive not to be able to tell the differe
Salleh: Mukhriz should know implications
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir must be very naive not to be able to tell the difference between the implications of working with Umno leaders and with Pakatan Harapan leaders. "If you work with Umno leaders, and if it is with the purpose of changing the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?the judicial system. But if the Prime Minister loses the support of his party -
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the judicial system. But if the Prime Minister loses the support of his party - the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), which has dominated Malaysian politics since independence - he will probably lose his grip on power. And a newly... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?the judicial system. But if the prime minister loses the support of his party -
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the judicial system. But if the prime minister loses the support of his party - the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), which has dominated Malaysian politics since independence - he will probably lose his grip on power. And a newly... Read more
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The Star
Barisan promises development and unitycontinue to have no tolerance for racists, bigots and extremists. “We have bar
Barisan promises development and unity
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
continue to have no tolerance for racists, bigots and extremists. “We have barred the entry of Opposition members and Umno members if they are found to be extremists or undesirable. So it is not only confined to Opposition but even among... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Kalabakan Umno wants Merotai seat backTAWAU: The Kalabakan Umno Division has demanded that the Merotai State seat be
Kalabakan Umno wants Merotai seat back
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
TAWAU: The Kalabakan Umno Division has demanded that the Merotai State seat be returned to the party in the 14th General Election. Its chief and Kalabakan member of parliament, Datuk Seri Abdul Ghapur Salleh, said the seat should be returned to Umno... Read more
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The Star
Let Mukhriz stand on his own feet, PM’s aide tells Dr Mto stand on his own feet politically, especially as the ex-Kedah Mentri Besar n
Let Mukhriz stand on his own feet, PM’s aide tells Dr M
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
to stand on his own feet politically, especially as the ex-Kedah Mentri Besar now claimed to have 80 percent support within Umno, said the Press Secretary to the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Tengku Sariffuddin Tengku Ahmad. Datuk Seri Najib Tun... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysia’s 1MDB Default: What Were They Thinking??contracts that appear to have produced at least US$300 million and probably mor
Malaysia’s 1MDB Default: What Were They Thinking??
Asia Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
contracts that appear to have produced at least US$300 million and probably more, either for him or for his friends in UMNO. Opposition figures told Asia Sentinel previously that the three contracts were one for Russian Sukhoi jet fighters, a... Read more
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The Star
Salleh Keruak: Mukhriz must know actions one of betrayalPETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s decision to work with Pakatan Hara
Salleh Keruak: Mukhriz must know actions one of betrayal
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s decision to work with Pakatan Harapan is an act of betrayal to Umno and can never be justified, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak. He said Mukhriz, the former... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
P'pang Umno to make declaration of support an annual affair Kota Kinabalu: Penampang Umno will make the declaration of support to Prime M
P'pang Umno to make declaration of support an annual affair
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: Penampang Umno will make the declaration of support to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Hj Aman an annual affair. Its Chief,... Read more
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Aliran Online
Sarawak polls: Narrow, selfish interests frustrate Rakyat’s aspirationsstated, “I was given the mandate by the party. Can you question it? You should
Sarawak polls: Narrow, selfish interests frustrate Rakyat’s aspirations
Aliran Online / Posted 3 days ago
stated, “I was given the mandate by the party. Can you question it? You should not question it.” It sounds very much like Umno politics. You cannot question; you just behave like sheep and simply follow whatever is dished out to you. Azmin seems... Read more
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The Star
All aflutter over ‘Datuk Seri’ titleare not unusual but when it involves a sitting Mentri Besar it holds serious im
All aflutter over ‘Datuk Seri’ title
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
are not unusual but when it involves a sitting Mentri Besar it holds serious implications. It has been serious enough for Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein to call for calm and to caution against getting emotional. It was his... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘No threat against JKKK chiefs moving motion against PM’There is no threat against chairmen of Village Security and Development Committ
‘No threat against JKKK chiefs moving motion against PM’
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
There is no threat against chairmen of Village Security and Development Committees (JKKK), who are normally appointed Umno branch heads, moving a motion against the prime minister in the Umno branch meetings being held currently. Umno supreme... Read more
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The Star
MB’s state awards issue will be resolved, says Hishamhas urged everyone to remain calm and not become emotional over the latest deve
MB’s state awards issue will be resolved, says Hisham
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
has urged everyone to remain calm and not become emotional over the latest developments taking place in Terengganu. The Umno vice-president was commenting on speculation that the state awards conferred on Terengganu Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad... Read more
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The Borneo Post
History made as PM launches Sabah Pan Borneo Highway projectconferencing with the people of Tawau District, Sandakan, Keningau and Kudat wh
History made as PM launches Sabah Pan Borneo Highway project
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
conferencing with the people of Tawau District, Sandakan, Keningau and Kudat which was respectively headed by Sandakan Umno veteran Tan Sri Ampong Puyon, Tanjung Batu state assemblywoman Datuk Hamisa Samat, Keningau District officer Yusof Osman... Read more
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The Star
Hisham urges calm over Terengganu situationof state awards conferred on Terengganu Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Razif Abd
Hisham urges calm over Terengganu situation
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
of state awards conferred on Terengganu Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Razif Abdul Rahman. Hishammuddin, who is also Umno vice-president, said the matter was still unclear but remained confident the issue would be resolved. "As a former... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Najib pays tribute to GhafarMelaka: Umno members must remember and emulate the leadership values adopted by
Najib pays tribute to Ghafar
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Melaka: Umno members must remember and emulate the leadership values adopted by Tun Abdul Ghafar Baba which were devotion, loyalty and authenticity, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. The Umno President said Abdul Ghafar showed devotion... Read more
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The Star
Say it – who do you want as PM, Dr M askedno ambitions to becoming a Prime Minister, Tengku Sariffuddin questioned why th
Say it – who do you want as PM, Dr M asked
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
no ambitions to becoming a Prime Minister, Tengku Sariffuddin questioned why the former Kedah mentri besar contested the Umno vice-president’s post in 2013. Tengku Sariffuddin said, everyone in Malaysian politics knew that only someone who... Read more
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The Star
DPM: Service, not money, will strengthen Umnonot win hearts but services rendered sincerely, without looking at racial and p
DPM: Service, not money, will strengthen Umno
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
not win hearts but services rendered sincerely, without looking at racial and political background, will bring support for Umno and strengthen it, says party vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic). The Deputy Prime Minister urged... Read more
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The Star
Emulate Abdul GhafarLoyalty and devotion as shown by former deputy prime minister Tun Abdul Ghafar
Emulate Abdul Ghafar
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Loyalty and devotion as shown by former deputy prime minister Tun Abdul Ghafar Baba should be cherished and emulated by Umno members, said party president Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said Abdul Ghafar showed allegiance to the leader,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sariffuddin wants Dr M to name his preferred PM, DPMno ambition to be Prime Minister, Tengku Sariffuddin then raised a question on
Sariffuddin wants Dr M to name his preferred PM, DPM
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
no ambition to be Prime Minister, Tengku Sariffuddin then raised a question on why the ex-Kedah Menteri Besar contested the Umno vice-president post in 2013. Tengku Sarifuddin said, everyone in Malaysian politics knows that only someone who wants... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chong blasted for ‘quick response’ to Dr Annuar’s speechChong Chieng Jen for his quick response to a statement made by Dr Annuar Rapaee
Chong blasted for ‘quick response’ to Dr Annuar’s speech
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Chong Chieng Jen for his quick response to a statement made by Dr Annuar Rapaee, implying that PBB is becoming more like Umno. “Chong’s quick response to Dr Annuar’s speech is obviously based on the twisted information reported by an... Read more
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The Star
PM's press sec: Dr M should name his PM, DPM to stop speculationno ambition to be Prime Minister, Tengku Sariffuddin raised a question on why t
PM's press sec: Dr M should name his PM, DPM to stop speculation
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
no ambition to be Prime Minister, Tengku Sariffuddin raised a question on why the former Kedah Mentri Besar contested the Umno vice-president post in 2013. Tengku Sarifuddin said everyone in Malaysian politics know that only someone who wants to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Lain-lain' refers to non-natives: Ex-judgecomprised the Malays, Chinese, Indians and other races. "Since independence, t
'Lain-lain' refers to non-natives: Ex-judge
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
comprised the Malays, Chinese, Indians and other races. "Since independence, the Malays have been associated with Umno, the Chinese, MCA and the Indians, MIC. So, the terms Malay, Chinese, Indian are for the majority races while other... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabotage the only reason Umno entered Sabah: Bung PETALING JAYA: The only reason Umno entered Sabah in 1994 was because the Sta
Sabotage the only reason Umno entered Sabah: Bung
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
PETALING JAYA: The only reason Umno entered Sabah in 1994 was because the State's Barisan Nasional component parties had acted to sabotage the ruling coalition by leaving it before the election, says... Read more
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The Star
Dr Ahmad Zahid: Money doesn't win hearts, only service doesDUNGUN: Only service that is rendered sincerely - without looking at racial bac
Dr Ahmad Zahid: Money doesn't win hearts, only service does
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
DUNGUN: Only service that is rendered sincerely - without looking at racial background - will rack up support for Umno and strengthen it, says party vice president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic). Dr Ahmad Zahid, who is also Deputy Prime... Read more
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The Star
Hannah Yeoh barred from SarawakSamad, Seremban MP Anthony Loke, Parti Amanah Negara president Mohamad Sabu and
Hannah Yeoh barred from Sarawak
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Samad, Seremban MP Anthony Loke, Parti Amanah Negara president Mohamad Sabu and PKR’s Dr Afif Bahardin. Sungai Besar Umno chief Datuk Jamal Yunos and blogger Papagomo have also been banned from the state. Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem... Read more
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The Star
Adenan reiterates call for campaign to focus on local issuessame survey found 35% of Sarawakians supporting Adenan's immigration bans, whic
Adenan reiterates call for campaign to focus on local issues
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
same survey found 35% of Sarawakians supporting Adenan's immigration bans, which have been imposed on Opposition and Umno extremists, as well as civil rights activists. Adenan scored the highest on his policy on English as a second official... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Adenan: I’ll resign if Umno sets foot in Sarawak Adenanon the stage. MIRI: Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem said he will resign as
Adenan: I’ll resign if Umno sets foot in Sarawak Adenan
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
on the stage. MIRI: Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem said he will resign as chief minister and state BN chairman if Umno sets up its branches in Sarawak. He made this statement to show that he is serious in not allowing Umno, the backbone... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Malaysian police investigate sedition charges against outspoken journalistquitting last year but now intends toughing out the scandal and remaining leade
Malaysian police investigate sedition charges against outspoken journalist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
quitting last year but now intends toughing out the scandal and remaining leader of the United Malay National Organisation (UMNO) to fight the next general election in 2018. The ABC understands Mr Najib is weighing the risks of charging Mr Mahathir... Read more
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Aliran Online
Sarawak voters can deliver message to Najibcohorts in Putrajaya that the rakyat is OK with their shenanigans. There are m
Sarawak voters can deliver message to Najib
Aliran Online / Posted 8 days ago
cohorts in Putrajaya that the rakyat is OK with their shenanigans. There are many voices attempting to use the spectre of Umno entering Sarawak as a scare tactic to win this election. What is the difference between what Umno has done from the time... Read more
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Aliran Online
Sarawak voters can deliver a message to Najibcohorts in Putrajaya that the rakyat is OK with their shenanigans. There are m
Sarawak voters can deliver a message to Najib
Aliran Online / Posted 8 days ago
cohorts in Putrajaya that the rakyat is OK with their shenanigans. There are many voices attempting to use the spectre of Umno entering Sarawak as a scare tactic to win this election. What is the difference between what Umno has done from the time... Read more
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The Star
April 29 D-day for DAP rep on two counts of seditionGobind Singh Deo. On Aug 27, 2014, Rayer had claimed trial to uttering the wor
April 29 D-day for DAP rep on two counts of sedition
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
Gobind Singh Deo. On Aug 27, 2014, Rayer had claimed trial to uttering the words: “Celaka-celaka ini, celaka-celaka Umno ini kurang ajar, biadap ... ” at the Penang state assembly at 9.30am on May 20, 2014. Celaka means ill-mannered and... Read more
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The Star
Lone Ranger rep may be riding into another stormGEORGE TOWN: Maverick DAP assemblyman Teh Yee Cheu cycled from Tanjung Bungah t
Lone Ranger rep may be riding into another storm
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: Maverick DAP assemblyman Teh Yee Cheu cycled from Tanjung Bungah to the Sungai Dua Umno service centre on the mainland to meet the assemblyman, raising eyebrows on both sides of the political divide. Teh, also known as ‘Lone Ranger’,... Read more
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The Star
Court dismisses Anina’s appeal over expulsion from UmnoPUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by former Langkawi Wanit
Court dismisses Anina’s appeal over expulsion from Umno
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by former Langkawi Wanita Umno member Anina Saadudin (pic) over her expulsion from the party. Justice David Wong Dak Wah made the order on the grounds that any dispute in any political party... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Najib's Gang And The Sarawak Plot - PBB Election Rivalries Open Upfears to Sarawak Report that the Prime Minister is moving together with the sup
Najib's Gang And The Sarawak Plot - PBB Election Rivalries Open Up
Sarawak Report / Posted 9 days ago
fears to Sarawak Report that the Prime Minister is moving together with the super-wealthy Bustari brothers to achieve an UMNO takeover of the local party once Adenan goes. Adenan appearing at one of Fadillah’s Sarawak ‘youth gatherings’ – note... Read more
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Reuters
Malaysia's sacked deputy warns of election defeat unless PM goeshas evaporated because of the scandal. Najib, he said, will ruin the chances of
Malaysia's sacked deputy warns of election defeat unless PM goes
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
has evaporated because of the scandal. Najib, he said, will ruin the chances of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) in a general election due by 2018 if he refuses to stand down. "I may be looked on as a dissident but ... I'm here to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia's sacked deputy warns of election defeat unless PM goeshas evaporated because of the scandal. Najib, he said, will ruin the chances of
Malaysia's sacked deputy warns of election defeat unless PM goes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
has evaporated because of the scandal. Najib, he said, will ruin the chances of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) in a general election due by 2018 if he refuses to stand down. "I may be looked on as a dissident but ... I'm here to... Read more
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Aliran Online
Culture of ethics: Should Nazir Razak resign?and the civil service. The same, I suppose, must have been done with many other
Culture of ethics: Should Nazir Razak resign?
Aliran Online / Posted 9 days ago
and the civil service. The same, I suppose, must have been done with many other GLCs and organisations linked to Umno politicians. There appears to be one rule for Umno politicians and their families and another for the rest of us... Read more
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The Star
Papagomo barred from entering SarawakLumpur. On Apr 14, red-shirt rally organiser Datuk Jamal Md Yunos was barred f
Papagomo barred from entering Sarawak
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Lumpur. On Apr 14, red-shirt rally organiser Datuk Jamal Md Yunos was barred from entering Sarawak. The Sungai Besar Umno chief was served a notice refusing him entry by Immigration officers, joining a list of Opposition leaders banned from... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Dr M wants freeze on PM's assetssworn statement and should also include assets that may be held by his nominees
Dr M wants freeze on PM's assets
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
sworn statement and should also include assets that may be held by his nominees, the application said. Dr Mahathir, former Umno members Anina Saadudin and Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan filed a lawsuit last month against Najib for misfeasance in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Papagomo ditegah masuk Sarawakpenerbangan Air Asia AK8672 dari Kuala Lumpur kira-kira jam 12.15 tengah hari t
Papagomo ditegah masuk Sarawak
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
penerbangan Air Asia AK8672 dari Kuala Lumpur kira-kira jam 12.15 tengah hari tadi. Papagomo yang juga Ahli Exco UMNO Wangsa Maju difahamkan dihantar pulang ke Kuala Lumpur pada penerbangan seterusnya. Sebelum Papagomo, kerajaan negeri... Read more
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