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Nik Abduh slams ‘unprofessional’ Opposition for walkout

PETALING JAYA: PAS Youth Chief Nik Abduh Nik Aziz has criticised the Opposition for the mass walkout this evening during Prime Minister Najib Razak’s presentation of Budget 2017. In a Facebook post, the Pasir Mas MP and son of the late PAS spiritual leader Nik Aziz Nik Mat said no MP had the “right to […]

Opposition walkout during Budget 2017 speech

KUALA LUMPUR: A majority of opposition lawmakers walked out during the tabling of the Budget 2017, after Prime Minister Najib Razak challenged them to do so. “Those of you without any substance, you may leave the hall,” the prime minister said after he was heckled when he accused the opposition of creating drama. Speaker Pandikar […]

PM: B40 should join ride-sharing service

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 21 — More Malaysians, especially those in the B40 (Bottom 40) income group, should be Uber drivers, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today. He recommended Malaysians who had their own vehicles to get into the ride-sharing service to earn extra income. “To assist the B40 group, especially BR1M (Bantuan Rakyat […]

The Prime Minister should show his support for Suhakam by immediately appointing new Commissioners and cancelling the decision to cut Suhakam’s allocation

  The nation has been without any Suhakam commissioner since April 25 when there has been no replacement for 2016 -2019 session after the term of previous Chairman Tan Sri Hasmy Agam and his team expired. Although Suhakam can still function administratively, the absence of any commissioner means that there will be not any public […]

Ucapan Parlimen berkenaan Biasiswa Kepada 744 Pelajar Cemerlang SPM 2015

Kerajaan Harus Menunaikan Janji Untuk Memberi Biasiswa Kepada 744 Pelajar Cemerlang SPM 2015 ——————————————————————————— “Kerbau dipegang tali hidungnya, manusia dipegang pada katanya”. Janji tetap janji, apatah lagi perjanjian tersebut dibuat oleh pihak kerajaan. Selepas pengumuman SPM 2013, 744 orang pelajar yang mendapat keputusan SPM yang cemerlang telah diberi busari untuk menuntut program pre-U di dalam […]

Kok: Spend on scholarships instead of National Service

PETALING JAYA: DAP National Vice-Chairperson Teresa Kok has questioned the government’s rational of spending money on the National Service Training programme (NS) instead of funding overseas scholarships for deserving students. In a statement, Kok said Prime Minister Najib Razak “broke the hearts” of 744 Public Service Department (JPA) scholarship students who will now have to […]

Wee ‘playing with words’ on JPA scholarship issue, says MP

PETALING JAYA: Minister Wee Ka Siong has been accused of “playing with words” over the announcement that Public Service Department (JPA) scholarships for degree programmes have been suspended. In a statement issued today, MP for Seputeh Teresa Kok took issue with Wee for a message he posted on Facebook last night denying he had said […]

JPA scholarship suspension: Instead of playing with words, Wee Ka Siong should help to resolve the students” plight

In his facebook posting last night, Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong denied saying the Public Service Department (JPA) has suspended government scholarships and that the matter was being studied by the department. He said that he had not officially announced or confirmed the suspension. I wish to advise Wee not to play with […]

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