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April 26, 2018 8:15 AM EC should be accorded highest level of credibility: Zahid

BAGAN DATUK: The Election Commission (EC) should be accorded the highest level of credibility in the implementation of the laws and regulations pertaining to general elections, according to caretaker Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. He said the EC was merely enforcing the laws and regulations which had been debated and approved 3

April 24, 2018 10:01 AM Well-known BN figures to jump ship, says Mahathir

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan (PH) has claimed that there are well-known figures from Barisan Nasional (BN) planning to join the opposition coalition ahead of the 14th General Election (GE14). PH chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said those who had approached the coalition were incumbents who had been dropped by BN from contesting in the upcoming polls 8

April 24, 2018 8:21 AM Don't be agents of slanderous opposition: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has reminded the people against disseminating slander practised by the opposition during the 14th General Election (GE14). Najib pointed out that such practices could break up friendly relations and family ties and even worse, it could bring disintegration and destruction to the country. "This is not the first 8

April 24, 2018 8:20 AM Armenia marks Ottoman massacres after leader quits

YEREVAN: In a show of unity Tuesday, Armenians marked the anniversary of the massacre of 1.5 million of their kin by Ottoman forces in 1915, a day after leader Serzh Sarkisian resigned after days of protests. The commemorations are a hugely emotional event for the country and Armenians of all stripes flocked to a hilltop memorial in the capital Yerevan 10

April 23, 2018 3:47 PM Dozens dead in Syrian assault on Yarmuk camp: Monitor

BEIRUT: More than a dozen Syrian regime forces have been killed fighting the Islamic State group in a devastated southern district of the capital Damascus, a monitoring group said Monday. Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ramped up their ground operations and bombing raids against the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmuk in southern Damascus 10

April 23, 2018 3:41 AM DAP’s cutthroat strategy will hurt the Chinese, says Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: The cutthroat strategy of DAP to take on MCA and Gerakan leaders will only be detrimental to the Chinese community, said caretaker Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. He said the opposition's strategy is based on the hypothesis that there would be a Malaysian tsunami. "There will be no Malaysian tsunami but if DAP's strategy works 4

April 22, 2018 3:36 PM PM Najib lambasts opposition spreading fake news on VEP

KUALA LUMPUR: Caretaker Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has lambasted the opposition for spreading fake news about the implementation of the Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) for foreign vehicles entering Malaysia. Najib said the spread of the fake news was a malicious act aimed at instigating hate against the government. "How long do they want to lie to the people 4

April 21, 2018 9:41 AM Foreign inflows into Bursa Malaysia hit one-year high: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Foreign fund inflows into Bursa Malaysia as of last Thursday hit the highest in one year at RM429.80 million, according to caretaker Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. He said under the Barisan Nasional's (BN) leadership, the record was successfully achieved despite the dissemination of fake news on the country's economy 9

April 21, 2018 4:52 AM Ahmad Zahid warns of oft-repeated opposition accusations

BAGAN DATUK: The oft-repeated opposition accusations and slander against the Barisan Nasional leadership have led many people to believe and be influenced by the fake news tarnishing the image of the government, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Prime Minister said these repeated spinning and recycling of the fake news by the opposition 6

April 21, 2018 3:25 AM Vietnam War refugees deported under Trump struggle to settle

HO CHI MINH CITY: Nguyen was nine when he boarded a boat alone to escape the communist regime in Vietnam for the United States. Some 40 years later, he returned in shackles, deported from the only country he really knows to one he can scarcely remember. With conspiracy and fraud convictions under his belt, he was expelled in line with a Trump administration 9