D Kanyakumari

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11 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

More scrutiny in handling financials

ANYONE preparing reports containing financial information for organisations like banks, unit trust schemes or corporations listed on the stock exchange will be scrutinised by the Securities Commissions Audit Oversight Board.

11 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Debate on RUU355 postponed again

THE debate on the Private Member's Bill to amend the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965, which was slotted for this Parliamentary meeting, has been postponed yet again.

11 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

RCEP for better access to invest abroad

THE proposed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) would create better access for companies to invest abroad, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.

10 Aug 2017 | 6:51 PM

Dr M: Probe my family but probe others too

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad would welcome any raid by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on his family, saying investigations should be carried out in a fair manner.

10 Aug 2017 | 8:56 AM

Azalina: Divorced converts should not hide behind the syariah court

KUALA LUMPUR: Men who convert to Islam and dissolve their marriages from when they were of a different faith should not shirk their responsibilities under civil law, says Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said.

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10 Aug 2017 | 12:24 AM

Parliament stops clock to allow for unilateral conversion debates

KUALA LUMPUR: Parliament was forced to "stop the clock" on Wednesday to allow the debates for Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) (Amendment) Bill 2017 (LRA) to proceed.

10 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Heated debates over Clause 88A continue

Debates over unilateral conversion conti­nued until late last night in the Dewan Rakyat with heated exchanges between the MPs.

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9 Aug 2017 | 3:23 PM

Rolling barriers? They save lives!

KUALA LUMPUR: The installation of the safety rolling barrier on certain Malaysian roads have reduced accidents by 94%, says the Works Ministry.

8 Aug 2017 | 9:28 PM

Opposition MPs want reinstatement of Clause 88A on unilateral conversion

KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition lawmakers have said they will support the Law Reform Act (Marriage and Divorce Bill) Amendment if Clause 88A is reinstated.

8 Aug 2017 | 1:30 PM

Government does not encourage child marriages

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government does not encourage underage marriage as it affects a child's potential and growth.