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April 24, 2018 11:33 AM Harapan rakyat dominates gabungan Sabah in GE14 seats distribution

KOTA KINABALU: Parti Harapan Rakyat Sabah (Harapan Rakyat) appears to be the dominant component in the four-party Gabungan Sabah, getting to contest 16 of the 25 parliamentary seats and 25 of the 60 state seats at stake in the 14th general election (GE14). Its deputy president Datuk Maijol Mahap said the 16 parliamentary seats were Kota Marudu, Kota Belud 4

April 24, 2018 8:40 AM GE14: Kedah BN announces 18 new candidates, including two women

ALOR SETAR: Kedah Barisan Nasional (BN) today announced its candidates' list for the 14th General Election (GE14) for all 15 parliamentary seats and 32 state seats, comprising a mix of old and new faces, as well as five women. Eighteen of them are new faces, including three at the Parliamentary-level namely Pokok Sena UMNO chief Datuk Said Ali Said Rastan 5

April 24, 2018 5:35 AM Sarawak CM confident BN will win majority of seats in GE14

KUCHING: Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg is confident that the 31 candidates named today for the 14th General Election (GE14) will be able to meet the Barisan Nasional (BN) target to win the majority of the parliamentary seats in Sarawak. He said out of the 31 seats, 14 seats would be contested by PBB, seven by SUPP, PRS (six) 4

April 23, 2018 10:19 AM New blood in candidate line-up as BN eyes Kelantan

KOTA BHARU: Kelantan Barisan Nasional (BN) has beefed up its candidate line-up for the 14th general election (GE14) with 30 new faces as well as well-established names being proposed in a bid to wrest the state from the grips of PAS which has been in power since 1990. Leading the charge is state BN chairman Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamad who will defend 5

April 23, 2018 8:22 AM Selangor PPBM to field all first timers

SHAH ALAM: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) has confirmed it would contest a total of 12 parliament and state seats in Selangor. Selangor PPBM chairman Datuk Abdul Rashid Asari today said all its candidates would be new faces. He added that the party would field its candidates in three parliament seats and nine state seats in Selangor. The state 6

April 23, 2018 5:01 AM GE14: Idris Haron, Mas Ermieyati to defend respective seats

MALACCA: Malacca Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Datuk Seri Idris Haron will defend the Sungai Udang state seat in the 14th general election (GE14). When announcing the Malacca BN candidates at an event in Ayer Keroh here today, Idris, who is also Malacca Chief Minister, also announced that Puteri Umno chief Datuk Mas Emieyati Samsuddin would defend the Masjid 4

April 23, 2018 3:47 AM Hannah Yeoh appalled by condition of roads in Segambut

KUALA LUMPUR: Subang Jaya assemblywoman Hannah Yeoh, who will contest the Segambut parliamentary seat in the 14th General Election, has expressed dismay at the road conditions in the area. Speaking to the press at the Election Commission office along Jalan Tun Razak, she also noted the local plan has yet to be gazetted. This situation is different where 4

April 22, 2018 7:43 AM Mat Sabu to stand in Kota Raja (Updated)

SHAH ALAM: Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) president Mohamad Sabu will contest the Kota Raja parliamentary seat in the 14th general election, the party confirmed today. Mohamad, popularly known as Mat Sabu, said the decision for him to contest in Kota Raja was made following a recommendation from his party. "It is not known whether the seat is safe or not. Sometimes 6

April 21, 2018 10:18 AM Mohd Rashid hopes to defend Pantai Jerejak

GEORGE TOWN: Caretaker Deputy Chief Minister 1 Datuk Mohd Rashid Hasnon hopes to defend his Pantai Jerejak state seat for another term. When contacted, Mohd Rashid said PKR would present the nomination letters to candidates by next week. "Just wait for party leaders to announce," he quipped, when asked if he would be picked to contest a Parliament seat instead 6

April 21, 2018 10:16 AM 3,737 nomination forms for GE14 sold as at April 20: EC

PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) has sold 3,737 nomination forms for the 14th General Election (GE14) as at Friday, April 20. Of the total, 1,220 are the nomination forms for parliamentary seats and 2,517 are for state seats, the EC said in a statement here today. It said in Kuala Lumpur, 43 nomination forms were sold, while in Sarawak, 125 forms 6