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May 22, 2018 4:02 AM Johor Sultan grants audience to Anwar Ibrahim

JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, granted an audience to PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim at Istana Pasir Pelangi here last night. The Tunku Mahkota of Johor, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim, also attended the audience. Also present was Anwar's daughter Nurul Izzah, who is PKR vice-president and the MP for Permatang 5

May 16, 2018 7:07 AM 'Thank you, Tuanku,' says pardoned Anwar

KUALA LUMPUR: "Alhamdulillah (Praise be to God), thank you Tuanku (Your Majesty)". That was the response from Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim following his audience with the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V, at Istana Negara after he was granted a full pardon today. Anwar said this to Bernama before he left Istana Negara after the audience. Anwar, 71, was released 7

May 16, 2018 6:56 AM Discussion on Anwar's political involvement after Hari Raya: Sivarasa

KUALA LUMPUR: A discussion on the political involvement of PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will most likely be held after Hari Raya in June. His lawyer, R. Sivarasa said that as Anwar had been given a full pardon, he could now be involved in politics and efforts would be made so that Anwar could return to Parliament. "This is my opinion 7

May 14, 2018 3:41 PM Pardon for Anwar by Wednesday: Agong

KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V hopes that all procedures relating to the proceedings of the Pardons Board Committee for a royal pardon for PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will be finalised on Wednesday. Istana Negara Datuk Pengkalan Bijaya Diraja Datuk Wan Ahmad Dahlan Ab Aziz said in a statement tonight that the Yang di-Pertuan 8

May 12, 2018 12:37 PM Anwar Ibrahim to be released from jail Tuesday: Nurul Izzah

KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Harapan de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will be released from prison on Tuesday, said his daughter, Nurul Izzah. "Yes," replied Nurul Izzah via WhatsApp when asked to confirm her father's release on Tuesday. Anwar was jailed after the Federal Court rejected his appeal in 2015 on the conviction for sodomising his aide and the five-year 6

May 9, 2018 7:25 PM Mahathir to head to Palace to be sworn in as PM

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has announced that he will head to the palace today morning to be sworn in by the Agung as Malaysia's 7th prime minister, making him the world's oldest prime minister and Malaysia 's first Prime minister to take the reigns for the second time. Mahathir had also announced to a packed house 8

April 28, 2018 8:14 AM Tian Chua disqualified due to RM2k fine in 2010 (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR vice-president Tian Chua, who held the Batu parliamentary seat since 2008, has been disqualified from contesting the constituency in the 14th General Election (GE14). Rejecting his nomination at about 11.15am, election returning officer Anwar Md Zain said he was advised by the Election Commission (EC) to disqualify his nomination due to a RM2,000 fine that he paid in 2010. "I have examined 17

March 22, 2018 10:53 AM Zimbabwe pardons 3,000 prisoners to clear packed jails

HARARE: Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who succeeded ousted Robert Mugabe in November, has pardoned at least 3,000 prisoners to clear out overpopulated jails, officials said Thursday. The pardon will see the release of all female prisoners except those serving life terms, as well as all disabled and juvenile prisoners. Terminally-ill prisoners 10

March 15, 2018 12:40 AM Israeli manslaughter soldier seeks cut in jail term

Former Israeli soldier Elor Azaria (centre) waits to hear the ruling at an Israeli military appeals court in Tel Aviv, Israel July 30, 2017. — Reuters pic TEL AVIV, March 15 — An Israeli military court yesterday began examining a request for a shorter prison term by a soldier jailed for 14 months for shooting dead a wounded Palestinian, the army said. A ruling 12

December 26, 2017 1:00 PM Peru’s Fujimori asks for forgiveness, thanks Kucyznski for pardon (VIDEO)

LIMA, Dec 26 — Peru’s former authoritarian president Alberto Fujimori asked for forgiveness “from the bottom of my heart” to Peruvians he acknowledged having disappointed, and thanked President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for granting him a pardon on Christmas Eve. In a video posted on Facebook early today, Fujimori, speaking from a hospital bed, promised 17