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July 23, 2018 2:07 AM BN MPs avoiding 1MDB scandal like a plague, says Kit Siang

PETALING JAYA: Barisan Nasional (BN) are avoiding he 1MDB corruption scandal like the plague when debating in Parliament, DAP Adviser Lim Kit Siang (pix) said today. Describing it as a most cowardly act, he said they had been part of the disgraceful and unpatriotic conspiracy and betrayal in muzzling Parliament from probing and debating the 1MDB corruption 3

July 21, 2018 9:09 AM Eddie Ng's demise, big loss for DAP, community

KUALA LUMPUR: The demise of Balakong state assemblyman Eddie Ng Tien Chee, who died in a road accident early yesterday is a big loss for DAP and the community, said DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng. Lim said Eddie was an elected representative, who was very committed whenever he discharged his duties involving the party and people in his constituency 4

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 7

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 12:47 PM Omar Jaafar elected speaker of Malacca state assembly

MALACCA: The former chairman of Malacca PKR Omar Jaafar was today elected Speaker of 14th Malacca State Assembly after garnering the most votes from members of the assembly. Omar, 77, a former teacher, takes over from Datuk Othman Muhamad, 66, who retired after serving as Malacca State Assembly Speaker for two terms. The proposal was made by Chief Minister 7

July 18, 2018 6:50 AM DAP’s Ramkarpal ejected from Dewan

KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Gelugor MP Ramkarpal Singh has been ejected from the Dewan Rakyat today after he refused to retract a statement he made using an offensive word during proceedings earlier. Dewan Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof made the ruling right after the proceedings resumed after lunch break. Ramkarpal, a DAP member, had before lunch 4

July 18, 2018 6:45 AM Penang can look to civil societies for check and balance, says Gerakan man

GEORGE TOWN: Penang will have to look to civil societies apart from the three backbenchers from Umno and PAS to play the role of the Opposition in the state, veteran Gerakan leader Wong Mun Hoe said today. There is not a strong Opposition at the state assembly as Pakatan Harapan (PH) won 37 of the 40 state seats, said Wong. However, DAP assemblymen should 4

July 17, 2018 11:43 AM Waytha Moorthy and four other senators appointed as deputy ministers

KUALA LUMPUR: Senator P. Waytha Moorthy was appointed and sworn in today as a Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (National Unity and Social Well-being) and four other senators were appointed and sworn in as deputy ministers. Penang Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chief Senator Marzuki Yahya was appointed and sworn in as Deputy Foreign 4

July 17, 2018 4:47 AM King praises new government for upholding transparency

KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V, today opened the first meeting of the first session of the 14th Parliament, and praised the new government for upholding transparency. His Majesty made particular reference to the government's revealing of the actual financial position of the country, its review of expenditure and costs of projects 7

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