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  • Stop using Islam to silence hudud debate, MCA tells PAS

    May 14, 2014 9:46 AM 8

    MCA Religious Harmony Bureau chairman Datuk Ti Lian Ker (centre) attends a press conference at the party's headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, May 14, 2014. ― Picture by Yap Tzu GingKUALA LUMPUR, May 14 ― PAS must not use Islam as an excuse to prevent public discourse of its plan to introduce hudud in Kelantan, political rival MCA said today. Speaking in a press

  • Friday is D-Day for water concessionaires

    May 14, 2014 9:15 AM 10

    SHAH ALAM: Friday will be D-Day for the state's four water concessionaires as Selangor and the federal government will make a final decision on whether to invoke the Water Services and Industries Act (WSIA). Selangor Mentri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim (pix) said the federal government has been very cooperative and they have been discussing about how the state

  • Friendship and loyalty, the only reasons for return to Umno, says Bukit Besi rep

    May 14, 2014 9:05 AM 7

    Roslee Daud (pic) lamented that when he quit the party on Monday, people said he did it because of a kickback. "When I retracted the decision, people said I had been paid off. There is nothing, no such thing," he told reporters today when met at the Prime Minister's Office in Putrajaya. Roslee said his decision had been made out of the spirit of friendship

  • Now PKR’s Rafizi under sedition probe

    May 14, 2014 9:04 AM 9

    PKR’s Rafizi Ramli is under investigation for sedition after pro-Umno supporters lodged police reports against him for allegedly instigating hatred against the judiciary in his book on the Sodomy II saga. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, May 14 — PKR’s Rafizi Ramli today became the latest opposition figure to be investigated for sedition, after

  • Two Catholic nuns viciously attacked on church grounds

    May 14, 2014 8:50 AM 34

    The Church of Visitation in Seremban where two nuns were attacked early this morning. - May 14, 2014.Two Catholic nuns were viciously attacked on the grounds of the Church of Visitation in Seremban in what is believed to be a robbery attempt early this morning. According to a Facebook posting by Catholic priest Father Gregory Chan, the incident happened

  • Drawbacks in PKR's direct election system

    May 14, 2014 7:47 AM 14

    PETALING JAYA, May 12 (Sin Chew Daily) – PKR's division elections have turned ugly with angry party members smashing ballot boxes, tables and chairs, following allegations of cheating and misconduct. The incident has again exposed drawbacks in the party's direct election system. The PKR started to adopt the "one man one vote" direct system in its party

  • Chegubard, 2 others given discharge not amounting to acquittal

    May 14, 2014 4:03 AM 12

    KUALA LUMPUR: The Sessions Court today granted Solidariti Anak Muda Malaysia (SAMM) president Badrul Hisham Shaharin@Chegubard and two others a discharge not amounting to acquittal for their involvement in the Turun rally on New Year's Eve. In his decision, Sessions Judge Ahmad Bache said that the court is bound by the decision of the Court of Appeal

  • Most expensive gambling crackdowns in M’sia

    May 14, 2014 3:56 AM 13

    In this article we take a look at the crazy cat and mouse chase of gambling crackdowns with the biggest ringgit hauls. There’s definitely something about the game of chance – the luck of the draw and the extreme excitement when Lady Luck gets her grips onto you and fills your coffers with tonnes of glitter that is gold. Of course, it is well-known that not everyone

  • Malay supporters behind Ramkarpal

    May 14, 2014 3:10 AM 20

    Ramkarpal Singh says he feels comfortable talking for the first time in Kampung Melayu. Ramkarpal Singh blames Umno for the misjudgement of his late father Karpal Singh. “It was their lies and using of the mainstream media to spin stories to eventually cause that misunderstanding of the man. “In 2008, it was hard to hoist the DAP flag at Kampung Melayu

  • Najib warns of new ‘human rightism’ threat to Islam and Muslims

    May 14, 2014 3:10 AM 9

    Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Islam and its followers are now being tested by new threats under the guise of humanism, secularism, liberalism and human rights. He said this mindset appeared to be becoming a new form of religion which was fast expanding locally and abroad. “They call it human rightism, where the core beliefs are based on humanism