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July 20, 2018 1:51 AM Death of Balakong rep great loss for Pakatan Harapan: Selangor MB

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari has described the death early today of Balakong assemblyman Eddie Ng Tien Chee as a great loss to the Pakatan Harapan coalition. He said the void left behind by Ng, who is from the DAP, would be felt by the residents of Balakong and the people of Selangor. "Ng, better known as Eddie Ng, was an assemblyman 6

July 20, 2018 12:06 AM Balakong assemblyman killed in accident

KUALA LUMPUR: Balakong assemblyman Ng Tien Chee was killed in an accident at KM11.7 of the Grand Saga Highway early today. In the 12.30am incident, Ng, 40, died at the scene of serious head injuries. Kajang police chief ACP Ahmad Dzaffir Mohd Yussof who confirmed this said Ng was on his way from Kuala Lumpur to Kajang. He said it was believed the Nissan 5

July 19, 2018 9:06 AM Police interview Ramasamy over alleged terror links

GEORGE TOWN: Police have recorded statements from Penang Deputy Chief Minister II P. Ramasamy on his alleged involvement in Sri Lanka's Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). Penang police chief Datuk Seri A. Thaiveegan said the statement was recorded two days ago in the state after several reports were lodged against Ramasamy. "We have recorded his statement 7

July 18, 2018 4:05 PM New flights to S'pore and JB to boost Perak's tourism industry

IPOH: Perak is set to become a major tourism destination in the region with flights coming into its capital city of Ipoh from Singapore and Johor Baru before the end of the year. State Tourism, Arts and Cultural Committee chairman Tan Kar Hing said in a statement that the flights will be operated by AirAsia. The Singapore-Ipoh flights are expected to start 6

July 18, 2018 11:05 AM Sarawak assembly to appeal court decision on Pujut assemblyman

KUCHING: The Sarawak Legislative Assembly today approved a motion for it apply for leave to appeal to the Federal Court against a Court of Appeal decision upholding a High Court judgment reinstating Dr Ting Tiong Choon as the rightful Pujut assemblyman. Sixty-eight assemblymen voted for and seven against the motion which was tabled by Minister for Tourism 4

July 16, 2018 2:36 PM Penang to be first state in M'sia to use 100% led street lighting

GEORGE TOWN: Penang will be the first state in Malaysia to have 100% Light Emitting Diode (LED) street lighting by 2020. State Housing, Local Government, Urban and Rural Planning Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo said this was part of efforts to fulfil the promises made in the 14th General Election (GE14) manifesto. He said it not only involved streetlights 8

July 16, 2018 3:25 AM Retired judge Mohamad Ariff new Dewan Rakyat speaker

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Court of Appeal judge Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof took his oath of office as the ninth Speaker of the Dewan Rakyat today. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad proposed the nomination of Mohamad Ariff as soon as the Dewan Rakyat sitting began at 10am. The nomination was seconded by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah 5

July 15, 2018 1:04 PM 2,000 Kalabakan Umno members quit party

TAWAU: About 2,000 Umno members in the Kalabakan Parliamentary constituency today unanimously announced that they were leaving the party to join Parti Warisan Sabah. The move was led by seven members of the Kalabakan Umno divisional committee who were recently appointed at the divisional election meeting, including the Umno Permanent Chairman of the area, Mohd Nazri 10

July 15, 2018 8:22 AM Khaled Nordin wishes for explanation behind his appointment as Umno Perlis chief

JOHOR BARU: Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin wants party president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to explain why he was picked as Perlis Umno liaison committee chief. He said in a statement today that he knows many leaders from Umno Perlis who have raised questions, following the announcement that he would be the new Umno Perlis chief 9

July 15, 2018 7:22 AM PH's choice for Dewan Rakyat Speaker has vast experience in law

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Court of Appeal judge Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof, who is the Pakatan Harapan's choice for the ninth Speaker of the Dewan Rakyat, is well versed in commercial law, banking, securities, arbitration, constitutional and administrative law. Mohamad Ariff, 69, from Sungai Petani, Kedah, graduated with a Bachelor of Law from University 5