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June 24, 2018 12:56 AM 10 Negri Sembilan branch leaders, NGOs quit Umno

SEREMBAN: Ten Rembau and Rasah Umno branch leaders and former branch leaders quit the party today and pledged support for the government under the Pakatan Harapan (PH) leadership. They were joined by 10 leaders from non-governmental organisations (NGO) which included Gerakan Memartabatkan Pejuang Negara (GMPN), Pertubuhan Perjuangan Rakyat Malaysia (PPRM) 4

June 21, 2018 3:58 AM Mavcom ensures passenger/consumer protection, says chairman

KUALA LUMPUR: In the face of criticisms against the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom), its executive chairman says the airline and airport industry regulator is more focused on passenger/consumer protection. Tan Sri Abdullah Ahmad, a retired Air Force general, said that since its formation two years ago, Mavcom had received over 3,900 public complaints 6

June 19, 2018 1:11 PM Guan Eng defends decision to publicise financial scandals

PETALING JAYA: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng defended himself against criticism from PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today by saying that his publicising of all the previous administration's financial scandals was carried out on the instruction of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, and were not borne out of his own action. Lim was responding 5

June 18, 2018 10:36 AM Formation of single multi-racial party takes time to implement: Abang Johari

KUCHING: The view to form a single multi-racial party in Sarawak has been taken into consideration but such a proposal will take time to be implemented, said Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. "We take into account the proposal, but it is an evolution that we should not rush into even if the people have views on it or say the time has come ... Understand 4

June 16, 2018 9:26 AM Why is Kit Siang teaching Umno what to do?

“Will the Umno general assembly the end of this month repudiate the two Najib legacies of (i) a global kleptocracy as a result of the monstrous 1MDB international money-laundering scandal and other corruption scandals being unearthed; and (ii) unleashing the most divisive, vicious and toxic politics of race, religion, hate, fear and lies heedless of the unity 6

June 15, 2018 9:42 AM Perak govt host Hari Raya open-house at theme park

IPOH: More than 50,000 people thronged the state government's Hari Raya open house celebration at the Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) in Bandar Meru Raya here today. Menteri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu said due to the overwhelming response, the visiting hours had been extended to 8pm. "Initially the open house was supposed to start from 3pm to 6pm," he told reporters 9

June 14, 2018 5:17 AM Youth jailed for attempting to rob DBKL retiree

KUALA LUMPUR: The sessions court here today sentenced a 22-year-old jobless youth to 30 months in prison for attempting to rob a DBKL retiree of her gold necklace. Judge Dr Gan Chee Keong meted out the punishment to Junol Anak Inih after he pleaded guilty to committing snatch theft on Safiah Muhammad, 56, at the parking lot at Blok B, Program Perumahan 4

June 12, 2018 12:09 PM Umno, MCA respect decision of Sarawak parties to quit BN

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno said it will maintain good relations with the four Sarawak parties that left the Sarawak Barisan Nasional today and grouped under the new Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) coalition. Umno Information Chief Tan Sri Annuar Musa said Umno was prepared to establish cooperation with the GPS leadership in the interests of the people of Sarawak 8

June 12, 2018 4:45 AM National Affordable Housing Council to begin work on August

PUTRAJAYA: The National Affordable Housing Council is expected to begin its work by August once papers regarding its setting up are finalised by the Cabinet next month, said Housing and Local Government (KPKT) Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin (pix). The council, she said is part of Pakatan Harapan's manifesto which will be tasked to monitor the construction 5

June 10, 2018 2:05 AM 'Tabung Harapan' to settle debts only: Finance Minister

KUALA LUMPUR: Donations to "Tabung Harapan Malaysia" will be solely be utilised to settle government debts, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. If it is not enough, obviously the government will top up, "For instance, if we want to pay an instalment of about RM200 million, and as of now (Friday) the Tabung Harapan has RM50 million. So, the government 9