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July 14, 2018 6:51 AM The Republic of Malaysia and the removal of Islam as Malaysia’s official religion

Using race and religion to sow societal discord and hatred has been proven a failed strategy in the last general election. If leaders of Umno and PAS still fail to realise this, then they truly deserve to be labelled as morons. Our country is now faced with many challenges ahead — to pay a gargantuan national debt of RM1 trillion, a rising interest rate, a looming 10

July 12, 2018 7:03 AM Umno group to march over DAP’s ‘Christianity plan’ (Updated)

PETALING JAYA: An Umno group will hold a march to the Parliament on Monday in protest of the "DAP making Christianity the official religion in Malaysia". The group, Pemantau Malaysia Baru (PMB) led by Umno supreme council member Datuk Lokman Noor Adam claimed that the DAP is controlling Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in its attempt to allegedly 11

July 11, 2018 1:51 PM Duterte says sorry to ‘all-forgiving’ God

Manila: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he is "sorry" for calling God stupid, which has triggered public outrage in the predominantly Catholic country. But the 73-year-old leader stressed that he was only apologising to his "all-forgiving" God and nobody else. "If it's the same God, I'm sorry," he said in a meeting with religious leaders 10

July 10, 2018 11:39 AM Double standards in rule of law

WE all know that Jamal flouted the laws of our country and fled to Indonesia. He did not in anyway disturb the peace of Indonesia; nor did he go against the laws there either. Yet, the Indonesian government was blind to colour, race, creed and religion. It was sensitive only to the rule of law and extradited Jamal back to Malaysia swiftly. Salute to Indonesian 4

July 9, 2018 1:41 PM Fadiah Nadwa Fikri, are you inviting bloodshed?

Fadiah Nadwa Fikri, why are you so stupid? Do you know we created Bersih in 2007? Yes, we! At first Anwar Ibrahim did not care much about Bersih or was bothered to support it. Then, when he saw it was successful, he hijacked it and changed it to Bersih 2.0. And do you know why we used yellow T-shirts for our Bersih movement? It is because we wanted to demonstrate 12

July 6, 2018 10:29 AM The Chinese hate campaign has not stopped

The goings-on over the last couple of years is actually part of a hate campaign targeted at Najib Tun Razak, Umno and Barisan Nasional by the Chinese dominated-Pakatan Harapan. You could also say in a way this is an anti-Malay and anti-Islam campaign although the Chinese and Indians will deny this. This is the same as what the Nazi party did in Germany 10

July 4, 2018 3:36 AM Respect due process, don't shame Najib: Umno Youth Chief

KUALA LUMPUR: Due process must be respected and as such former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak must not be shamed unless he is proven guilty, said Umno Youth chief Datuk Dr Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki (pix). Asyraf, who arrived at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex to provide support for the Pekan Member of Parliament, said that all this while Najib 8

June 30, 2018 9:46 AM Japan Christian sites added to Unesco World Heritage list

MANAMA: A dozen Christian locations in parts of southern Japan where members of the faith were once brutally persecuted were selected for inclusion on the Unesco World Heritage list on Saturday. The 12 sites include Oura Cathedral, a Catholic church in Nagasaki that is dedicated to 26 Christians who were executed for their beliefs over four centuries 7

June 30, 2018 6:21 AM Pakatan Harapan can fall unless it upholds people's trust: Dr M

LANGKAWI: The Pakatan Harapan government has pledged not to do what the previous government had done - failing to uphold the people's trust, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today. He said he and the Pakatan Harapan coalition could be toppled by the people if they did anything contrary to the laws and religion. "Tell me if I cheat. I can be dropped 6

June 25, 2018 7:52 AM Why would we need Umno when we have Pakatan?

There are those who feel Malaysia needs a ‘New Umno’ to fit in with the ‘New Malaysia’ that Lim Kit Siang, Lim Guan Eng and the rest of the DAP-led Pakatan Harapan are talking about. Actually, we already have a New Umno or Umno Baru, which was formed in 1988 to replace the ‘Original Umno’ or ‘Umno Asli’ that was formed 42 years earlier in 1946. They say Umno is 72 years 14