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June 17, 2018 10:31 AM Khairy contesting Umno top post to give members a choice in direction

KUALA LUMPUR: Outgoing Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin says he is contesting for the party's top post because he wants party members to have choice on where Umno should go. Earlier today, Khairy who confirmed his candidacy for the post of Umno president shared a photograph of his nomination form via Instagram. In a subsequent post on his Facebook 5

June 13, 2018 11:54 PM Malaysian Bar welcomes Raus, Zulkefli's resignation

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Bar is glad to note the resignation of Chief Justice Tun Raus Sharif and preident of the Court of Appeal (PCA) Tan Sri Zulkefli Ahmad Makinudin. Malaysian Bar president George Varughese in a statement issued here tonight said their resignation could be taken as a concession that their appointments as CJ and PCA were in breach 8

June 7, 2018 2:53 AM Astro's Group CEO resigns

KUALA LUMPUR: Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd Group announced today its Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) Datuk Rohana Rozhan's resignation will take effect from Jan 31, 2019, but she will remain on the board as a non-executive director. Its Group Chief Content & Consumer Officer, Henry Tan, who has been with the pay-TV operator for more than 10 years, will be Rohana's 7

June 5, 2018 9:19 AM BNM declines to comment on talk of Governor resigning

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has declined to comment on talks that its Governor, Tan Sri Muhammad Ibrahim, had offered to resign. Social media has been rife with the rumour of his resignation following news quoting people familiar with the matter. Muhammad assumed the office of Governor on May 1, 2016, succeeding Tan Sri Dr Zeti AKhtar Aziz. He is the 8th Governor 7

May 24, 2018 8:59 AM Former Karamunting assemblyman quits LDP

SANDAKAN: Former Karamunting assemblyman Datuk Charles O Pang Su Pin has resigned from all posts in the Parti Liberal Demokratik (LDP) with immediate effect. Charles, who is Elopura LDP Division chief and LDP supreme council member, announced his decision at the Elopura LDP Division meeting today. In a statement here today, he said 18 Elopura LDP Division 7

May 9, 2018 1:55 AM Rousing welcome for Fahmi at Lembah Pantai polling station

KUALA LUMPUR: Phone calls from foreign numbers somewhat took the gloss off Pakatan Harapan candidate Fahmi Fadzil's rousing reception upon arrival at his constituency this morning. Fahmi arrived at SMK Sri Pantai at 8.45am to exercise his right to vote. "I've been getting phone calls non-stop from various US numbers, and it's hindering me from making 9

May 1, 2018 9:23 AM Sri Lanka reinstates sacked minister amid govt tensions

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday reinstated his justice minister, who has sacked nine months ago for publicly criticising a billion-dollar deal to lease a loss-making harbour to China. Former justice minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe was sworn into a cabinet with the higher education and culture portfolios, in a reshuffle prompted 18

April 25, 2018 7:13 AM Mohd Puad Zarkashi says Umno selection system is broken, corrupted (Updated)

PETALING JAYA: Umno supreme council member Datuk Mohd Puad Zarkashi today criticised his party, describing the system used by Umno in selecting candidates for the 14th General Election (GE14) as "broken and corrupted". Mohd Puad, who was dropped from the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidates list, stated that he had earlier received confirmation that his name was nominated 17

April 25, 2018 4:10 AM Kayveas sacked as MyPPP president (Updated)

PETALING JAYA: MyPPP announced that Tan Sri M. Kayveas has been sacked from the party with immediate effect. It's secretary-general Datuk K. Mohan said the party's supreme council met in an emergency meeting to endorse the decision of the disciplinary council to sack its president. He said the disciplinary committee made its decision last night (Tuesday 15

April 12, 2018 12:52 AM Trump loses another top security official

WASHINGTON, United States: Donald Trump's deputy national security advisor resigned Wednesday, the third senior official to leave the National Security Council since John Bolton's arrival this week. Nadia Schadlow resigned after less than three months in the post, having been instrumental in drafting the most recent US national security strategy 9