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April 23, 2018 10:19 AM New blood in candidate line-up as BN eyes Kelantan

KOTA BHARU: Kelantan Barisan Nasional (BN) has beefed up its candidate line-up for the 14th general election (GE14) with 30 new faces as well as well-established names being proposed in a bid to wrest the state from the grips of PAS which has been in power since 1990. Leading the charge is state BN chairman Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamad who will defend 5

April 23, 2018 9:16 AM Caltex customer Waved and Wins Mercedes-Benz

CHEVRON Malaysia Limited, which markets the Caltex brand, recently concluded its “Caltex Wave & Win with Visa payWave” promotion which was organised in partnership with Visa. Penang resident Gary Yeap Zak Wang made the winning Visa payWave transaction and was awarded with a new Mercedes-Benz C 200 AMG for utilising the convenient contactless payment 11

April 23, 2018 8:22 AM Selangor PPBM to field all first timers

SHAH ALAM: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) has confirmed it would contest a total of 12 parliament and state seats in Selangor. Selangor PPBM chairman Datuk Abdul Rashid Asari today said all its candidates would be new faces. He added that the party would field its candidates in three parliament seats and nine state seats in Selangor. The state 6

April 23, 2018 5:01 AM GE14: Idris Haron, Mas Ermieyati to defend respective seats

MALACCA: Malacca Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Datuk Seri Idris Haron will defend the Sungai Udang state seat in the 14th general election (GE14). When announcing the Malacca BN candidates at an event in Ayer Keroh here today, Idris, who is also Malacca Chief Minister, also announced that Puteri Umno chief Datuk Mas Emieyati Samsuddin would defend the Masjid 4

April 23, 2018 3:47 AM Hannah Yeoh appalled by condition of roads in Segambut

KUALA LUMPUR: Subang Jaya assemblywoman Hannah Yeoh, who will contest the Segambut parliamentary seat in the 14th General Election, has expressed dismay at the road conditions in the area. Speaking to the press at the Election Commission office along Jalan Tun Razak, she also noted the local plan has yet to be gazetted. This situation is different where 4

April 22, 2018 7:43 AM Mat Sabu to stand in Kota Raja (Updated)

SHAH ALAM: Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) president Mohamad Sabu will contest the Kota Raja parliamentary seat in the 14th general election, the party confirmed today. Mohamad, popularly known as Mat Sabu, said the decision for him to contest in Kota Raja was made following a recommendation from his party. "It is not known whether the seat is safe or not. Sometimes 6

April 21, 2018 10:18 AM Mohd Rashid hopes to defend Pantai Jerejak

GEORGE TOWN: Caretaker Deputy Chief Minister 1 Datuk Mohd Rashid Hasnon hopes to defend his Pantai Jerejak state seat for another term. When contacted, Mohd Rashid said PKR would present the nomination letters to candidates by next week. "Just wait for party leaders to announce," he quipped, when asked if he would be picked to contest a Parliament seat instead 6

April 20, 2018 2:51 PM Is Haniff really a lawyer?

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s lawyer, Mohd Haniff Khatri Abdulla, said Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak cannot sign the Surat Watikah since 16 Umno members have filed a case in court to try to get Umno declared an illegal party. As a lawyer, Haniff must know that by merely filing a case in court that is not yet a judgement. In fact, the judge has not even ruled 6

April 20, 2018 7:14 AM I am above partisan politics, Selangor Ruler tells parties

Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah that the palace must not be dragged into politics in the course of the 14th general election. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — Selangor Ruler Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah proclaimed today that he is above partisan politics and will remain impartial at the state or federal level. The Selangor ruler added that the palace 7

April 20, 2018 6:03 AM Pacquiao targets more bouts after KL showdown

Pacquiao (left), who returns to action for the first time since losing on points to Australian Jeff Horn in Brisbane last July, said he expected the July 15 bout at the Axiata Arena to be 'a real boxing fight'. ― Picture by Miera ZulyanaKUALA LUMPUR, April 20 ― Manny Pacquiao believes he has “a couple more fights” left in him before he retires, starting 8