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August 6, 2018 3:52 AM 30 in protest against PIL 1 outside State Assembly

GEORGE TOWN: A small group of people from residents' associations, environmental activists and non-governmental organisations gathered outside the Penang State Legislative Assembly today to protest against the proposed Pan Island Link (PIL 1) connecting Gurney Drive to the airport and the Second Penang Bridge. About 30 of them held placards and banners 71

August 5, 2018 8:16 AM Rafizi confirms contesting PKR deputy presidency

PETALING JAYA: PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli confirms he will be contesting for the party deputy presidency in its upcoming polls, following the submission of his nomination form today. The form was submitted by his representative at PKR headquarters here at about 11.30am. According to PKR Elections Committee secretary Ismail Yusof, they had received 52

August 2, 2018 2:26 PM Pakatan's chances of winning in Sg Kandis by-election good: Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the PKR candidate for the Sungai Kandis by-election this Saturday stood a very good chance of retaining the seat for Pakatan Harapan. The Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman said that based on the results of the 14th General Election, the incumbent, the late Mat Shuhaimi Shafiei (from PKR) won by a bigger 66

August 2, 2018 12:42 PM Outpouring of grief over Shaharuddin's death

That was the outpouring of grief expressed by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (pix) over the passing of Seri Setia assemblyman and Selangor executive councillor Prof Dr Shaharuddin Badaruddin. "We send our condolences to his family," she said at Parliament today. Wan Azizah said she was hopeful that Shaharuddin would pull through 44

August 2, 2018 6:53 AM Law Choo Kiang elected Penang Speaker for second term

GEORGE TOWN: Datuk Law Choo Kiang was today elected as the Speaker of the Penang Legislative Assembly for the second consecutive term. He was nominated by Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow and seconded by Deputy Chief Minister I Datuk Ahmad Zakiyuddin Abdul Rahman when the assembly convened for the swearing-in of its members. Sungai Bakap assemblyman Dr Amar Pritpal 28

July 31, 2018 4:46 AM Family denies Seri Setia rep critically ill

SHAH ALAM: The family of Prof Dr Shaharuddin Badaruddin (pix) today strongly denied that the Seri Setia assemblyman was critically ill and under intensive care in a hospital as reported by some media. This was stated by Shaharuddin's senior secretary Zafrullah Aris who said the assemblyman was resting following treatment and, according to doctor's advice 33

July 30, 2018 9:09 AM 21 days of campaigning for Balakong by-election

PUTRAJAYA: A 21-day campaigning period has been allocated for the upcoming Balakong by-election, with polling set for Sept 8. Making the announcement, Election Commission (EC) deputy chairman Tan Sri Othman Mahmood said nomination for the by-election is set to take place on Aug 18 while early voting will be on Sept 4. "For this by-election, the commission 16

July 30, 2018 4:42 AM Sept 8 is polling day for Balakong by-election

PUTRAJAYA: There will be a total of 21 days of campaigning for the upcoming Balakong by-election as the polling day has been set on Saturday, Sept 8. Making the announcement, Election Commission (EC) deputy chairman Tan Sri Othman Mahmood said the candidate nomination for the nation's second by-election is set to take place on Aug 18 (Saturday) while 14

July 27, 2018 3:29 AM New judge for Najib's trial?

KUALA LUMPUR: Speculation is rife that the court case of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix) is to be heard by a new judge with High Court judge Datuk Mohd Sophian Abdul Razak reported to be transferred to a different division. After the case was heard earlier this month before Mohd Sofian, reports emerged that he was the younger 20

July 25, 2018 10:20 AM Freeze on Umno accounts will not hinder Sungai Kandis campaign: Najib

SHAH ALAM: Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said the freeze on Umno's accounts as part of the ongoing 1MDB investigation will not affect the party's campaign for the Sungai Kandis by-election. Instead, the Pekan parliamentarian said Umno will use the friendly approach to woo voters for its candidate Datuk Lokman Noor Adam. "Even though the Malaysian Anti-Corruption 30