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August 22, 2018 5:52 AM Kit Siang challenges MCA to reform before talking about being PH's check and balance

BANGI: DAP advisor Lim Kit Siang has called for MCA to reform its own party before they can be considered to be a credible check and balance for the Pakatan Harapan government. He said that MCA should focus on the abuse of power that has been going on for 60 years rather than focusing on becoming a check and balance. "At present, what is important is to change 65

August 22, 2018 3:29 AM Why make promises already in PH manifesto, DAP asks MCA

BALAKONG: Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate Wong Siew Ki has accused MCA of merely following promises that PH had already made in its manifesto in the run-up to the Balakong by-election. She claimed that MCA candidate Tan Chee Teong lacked creativity in his electoral promises as his pledge of solving infrastructural issues in the area is already in PH's manifesto 69

August 21, 2018 9:10 AM Strengthening infrastructure in Balakong main thrust of PH manifesto

BANGI: Strengthening and developing infrastructure in Balakong is the main thrust of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) manifesto for the state seat's by-election. PH candidate Wong Siew Ki said she was determined to resolve the problems on flash floods and traffic congestion, which had been plaguing the constituents in Balakong. "The Sungai Balak banks will be upgraded 71

August 21, 2018 7:06 AM Woman living in fear of losing home to Ah Long

PONTIAN: A helpless wife, fed up of the constant harassment from loan sharks over a loan her husband took, wants to sever ties with him. Wong Lee Sze, 45, told the media that her husband had run away from home as he was being chased by nine loan sharks who claimed they owed him some RM100,000 from two years ago. To make matters worse, her husband used the land title 57

August 20, 2018 8:57 AM Residents confident PH candidate Wong can build on predecessor's legacy

KUALA LUMPUR: The people of Batu 11 Cheras, which falls under the Balakong constituency, are confident that Pakatan Harapan's (PH) candidate Wong Siew Ki will continue the legacy of the previous DAP assemblyman, the late Eddie Ng Tien Chee. Speaking after a press conference at Jalan Pekan, Kampung Baru Balakong, Lim Chin Yuan, 58, village head of Batu 11 Cheras 131

August 14, 2018 4:41 AM Former Kedah assemblyman in remand

ALOR STAR: A former Kedah Barisan Nasional (BN) assemblyman is in remand for five days from today for an investigation into alleged misappropriation of the Mentri Besar's special fund, involving RM30,000. The remand order was issued by Alor Star Court senior assistant registrar Nor Azah Idris following an application by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption 51

August 11, 2018 11:14 AM Govt urged to provide land to every Sarawakian family

KUCHING: The Sarawak state government has been urged to provide land, especially the traditional plots to every Sarawakian family to enable them to build houses on the land. Jemoreng state assemblyman Datuk Dr Juanda Jaya said the ideal provision would be an acre of land to be divided among four families, as implemented some time ago in the Kampung Gita and Kampung 53

August 11, 2018 9:28 AM Yamani Hafez urged to vacate Sipitang seat

SIPITANG: Sindumin assemblyman Datuk Dr Yusof Yacob has urged Sipitang MP Yamani Hafez Musa to vacate his seat if he is not interested to serve the people in the area. "Yamani Hafez was chosen by the people to serve them, but until today he has not turned up. He has to step down to make way for a by-election to elect a new leader," Dr Yusof told Bernama 50

August 9, 2018 5:16 AM Penang CM asks Najib not to mislead public over PIL 1 Highway, ECRL

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow has asked former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak not to mislead the public by distorting what he described as two distinctly different infrastructure projects – the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1) Highway and the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL). He said there were major differences between a highway 45

August 8, 2018 10:45 AM Lembah Subang 1 PPR to be redeveloped next year: Zuraida

PETALING JAYA: The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) will redevelop the Lembah Subang 1 People's Housing Project (PPR) here next year, said Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin. For this purpose, she said a committee would be formed to be headed by Lembah Jaya state assemblyman Haniza Mohamed Talha to monitor the redevelopment project involving 3,004 units 43