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July 31, 2018 8:14 AM PH gov't to continue programmes benefiting rural populace

KUALA LUMPUR: The government does not intend to abolish programmes introduced by the previous government that are beneficial to the rural populace, according to Deputy Rural Development Minister R. Sivarasa. However, he said all the programmes that had been implemented would be reviewed and evaluated to ensure they had an impact on the people 12

July 23, 2018 10:57 AM New poverty eradication programmes in five states being studied: Sivarasa

KUALA LUMPUR: The Rural Development Ministry is studying the implementation of new programmes to eradicate poverty in several states such as Kedah, Kelantan, Perak, Sabah and Sarawak. Its deputy minister Sivarasa K. Rasiah said the move needed to be taken as these states received less attention in terms of poverty eradication efforts in the past. "The government 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 21

April 8, 2018 11:18 PM Selangor PAS assemblyman defects to PKR, to contest Paya Jaras seat in GE14

PKR deputy president Azmin Ali speaks during a ceramah at the Paya Jaras night market in Selangor April 8, 2018. — Picture by Razak GhazaliSUNGAI BULOH, April 9 — Former Selangor state PAS secretary and incumbent Paya Jaras assemblyman Mohd Khairuddin Othman has officially joined PKR, and is set to defend his seat in GE14. Selangor Menteri Besar and PKR deputy 11

March 28, 2018 8:53 AM Spike in number of urban voters in redelineated Selangor

PETALING JAYA: The Election Commission (EC) redelineation will see a spike in the number of voters in several urban Parliamentary seats in Selangor. It would create constituencies that have up to 150,000 voters should the proposal be passed in Parliament. The EC has proposed for the Petaling Jaya Utara constituency to be changed to Damansara, Serdang 9

February 19, 2018 11:09 AM Report: Khairy loses appeal over ‘main belakang’ claim against Anwar

In September last year, Anwar won his civil suit against Khairy for defaming him after the latter allegedly said the defamatory words at a ceramah in Lembah Pantai nine years ago. ― Picture by Saw Siow FengKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 — Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin today lost his appeal in a defamation suit by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who is suing 25

February 7, 2018 9:53 AM Segamat voters fail in judicial review bid

The six registered voters had sought a certiorari order on grounds that the EC's action to insert the names of the 102 soldiers in the electoral roll was unconstitutional. ― Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 7 — Six registered voters in the parliamentary constituency of Segamat failed in their bid to strike out the entry and/or retention of the names 9

February 5, 2018 2:43 PM Report: Selangor Pakatan sets Wednesday meeting for seat negotiations

Azmin has reportedly set a meeting this Wednesday to negotiate seat allocations amid public spats between PKR and Amanah. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 5 — Selangor Pakatan Harapan (PH) chief Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali has set a meeting this Wednesday to negotiate seat allocations amid public spats between PKR and Parti Amanah Negara 20

November 17, 2017 7:29 AM Court sets June 25 for hearing of Sivarasa defamation suit against Tengku Adnan

R. Sivarasa filed a suit against Tengku Adnan over alleged defamatory remarks made in his speech at a breaking-of-fast at Masjid Jamek Alam Shah mosque in Cheras. — Picture by Miera ZulyanaKUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17 ― The High Court here has fixed four days, beginning June 25 next year for the hearing of a defamation suit filed by Subang Member of Parliament 10

October 19, 2017 12:37 PM Ex-IGP: Nurul meeting Jacel Kiram tantamount to treason

Khalid Abu Bakar says this is because the self-styled Sulu princess is an enemy of the nation. KUALA LUMPUR: Former Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar told the High Court here today that PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar meeting Jacel Kiram was tantamount to treason because the self-styled Sulu princess was regarded as an enemy of the nation 17