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Is it all about the PM only?

Don’t fight over the post of PM; fight for a PM who can only exercise power within the confines of the constitution. It is disheartening to note that the opposition parties are now fighting who among their respective leaders would become the prime minister (PM) should they win the coming general election.

Judge disqualifies himself from Najib vs Pua shariah bill-related suit

The former Umno politician and deputy home minister says public perception of the independence of the judiciary should not be shaken in any way. KUALA LUMPUR: Judicial commissioner Wan Ahmad Farid Wan Salleh, who was a deputy home minister before being made judge, has recused himself from hearing a defamation suit filed by Najib Razak.

Najib rebranding himself, says The Economist

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Najib Razak is masterfully rebranding himself as a devout Muslim and has successfully undermined the opposition, according to The Economist. In its latest edition, the respected magazine says despite the mysteries surrounding 1MDB, the prime minister appears to be consolidating his power. Najib, it says, is “at the top of his […]


1. The MCA President has expressed his disgust at what he calls the lack of principle on the part of DAP. 2. He seems to think that DAP’s working together with me is all wrong. 3. But MCA’s working together with a known kleptocrat who has stolen billions of Ringgit is the worst example of […]

Buddhist monks lead protest against Najib in Yangon

PETALING JAYA: About 100 people, including monks, participated in a protest rally against Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak at the Mahabandoola Park in downtown Yangon yesterday, the Myanmar Times reported. They had demanded that Myanmar’s foreign affairs ministry and the Asean grouping rebuke Najib for “not upholding Asean values”. The protest was led by the […]

Dr M: Not a crime to topple the government

SHAH ALAM: The opposition wanting to topple a government is not a crime, said former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, responding to calls from Umno leaders asking for action to be taken against those seeking to bring down the “democratically elected” leadership. “We are the opposition, of course we want to defeat the government, especially […]

Kementerian: Hutang 1MDB tiada kaitan dengan kerajaan

KUALA LUMPUR: Hutang berbilion ringgit yang ditanggung 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) tidak diklasifikasikan sebagai tunggakan yang ditanggung kerajaan persekutuan, jelas Kementerian Kewangan hari ini. “Oleh itu, hutang yang ditanggung 1MDB dan projek-projek lain yang berkaitan dengannya tidak menyumbang kepada hutang persekutuan secara keseluruhan,” katanya dalam jawapan bertulis kepada Teresa Kok (DAP-Seputeh) hari ini.

Kadir: The cat out of the bag on MO1

KUALA LUMPUR: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Abdul Rahman Dahlan has dropped a nuclear bomb, acknowledging the Prime Minister is “Malaysian Official 1” (MO1), notes a veteran journalist in his latest blog posting. Rahman Dahlan’s disclosure, recalled Kadir Jasin, was preceded by western media reports on an international entertainment empire owned by an Arab. […]

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