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July 17, 2018 9:16 AM Umno gives police one week to provide documents on money seized in 1MDB raids

KUALA LUMPUR: The police have been given seven days by Umno lawyers to provide relevant documents and information on the RM116.7 million seized from Pavilion Residences, Kuala Lumpur, during investigations into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB). They said a letter had been issued to the police and have given the authorities a "reasonable" seven days to respond 25

July 12, 2018 12:47 AM Umno appoints legal team to recover party's seized RM116.7m

KUALA LUMPUR: Messrs Scivetti & Associates will represent Umno to claim the RM116.7 million in political funds seized by the Malaysian police recently, which the party claims belongs to it. Umno’s Legal Unit chief Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said said the legal team was appointed on Tuesday and will be led by Datuk Hariharan Tara Singh. “They are considering 43

June 23, 2018 11:57 PM Najib wins uncontested as Pekan Umno division chief

KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister and ex-Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix) is among 74 party division chiefs who won uncontested at the Umno divisional polls today. Aside from Najib who is also Pekan MP, Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi who is also shouldering the responsibilities of party president and Umno vice-president 33

April 11, 2018 10:34 AM Its official, the Anti-Fake News Act 2018 comes into force today

PETALING JAYA: The Anti-Fake News Act 2018 has finally been gazetted as law and is enforceable with immediate effect. Details of the document reveal that the Bill has received the Yang di-Pertuan Agong's consent on April 9 whereas the date of commencement of the Act is April 11. The controversial Act which drew criticisms from Opposition members and press 24

April 5, 2018 9:10 AM Azalina says as ex-ministers, PPBM leaders ‘should know’ law on registration

Azalina also said Pakatan Harapan leaders should not cite PPBM’s suspension to claim ill treatment from the government. ― Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, April 5 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) top echelon should be familiar with the law on political party registration as some of them used to be in the Cabinet, Minister in the Prime Minister’s 18

April 5, 2018 5:18 AM No plan yet for special court to hear fake news cases: Azalina

KUALA LUMPUR: The government has no plan as yet to set up a special court to hear cases under the Anti-Fake News Act 2018, the Dewan Rakyat was told today. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said said that for now the cases would be heard in the sessions court. "The setting up of a special court will be subject to the number 13

April 5, 2018 4:22 AM Govt axes parliamentary debate for Hadi’s Bill today

Hadi’s Bill was brought up in Parliament and read out twice before since it first appeared in the order paper three years ago. — Picture by Azneal IshakKUALA LUMPUR, April 5 — PAS’ proposed amendments to the Shariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act, also known as Act 355, will not be debated in the Dewan Rakyat today despite being listed high up on the order 34

March 7, 2018 3:08 AM Robert Kuok is 96th richest man in world: Forbes 2018 Billionaires List

PETALING JAYA: Tycoon in the news Robert Kuok is still in the top 100 of Forbes' rich list. The Malaysian magnate is the 96th richest man in the world, according to Forbes 2018 Billionaires List. Kuok's fortune last year was rated at US$14.5 billion (RM56.5 billion), making him Malaysia's richest man. Kuok came under severe criticism from Umno supreme 28

February 13, 2018 8:11 AM Draft on fake news law to be brought to cabinet after CNY: Azalina (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: The draft of a new law to combat fake news is expected to be brought to the Cabinet after Chinese New Year. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said stated that the draft would include the definition of fake news as well as the form of punishment to be handed out to those propagating it. "If Cabinet accepts 21

February 8, 2018 2:14 AM MP: Take action against BH over ‘misleading reports’ on car prices

Tony Pua said the full-page reports also showed an infographic comparing prices for the various local, Japanese and European cars which had decreased significantly between 2.25 per cent to 20.77 per cent since 2013. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 8 — De facto law minister Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said should take action against Berita 12