Fatimah Zainal

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12 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Actress and dad pay homage to the nation with 59 artworks

KUALA LUMPUR: In a homage to their country, national artist Ismail Embong and his daughter took six years to complete 59 artworks depicting the faces of Malaysians from various ethnic groups.

Where the art is: Dr Mahathir looking at a painting called Iban as Soka Gakkai Malaysia president Michael Kok (left), Ismail (right) and Emma (in white scarf) look on at SGM cultural centre.
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11 Nov 2018 | 3:55 PM

RM7.35bil Samurai bond to fund education, transport sectors, not repay national debts, says Kadir

PETALING JAYA: The RM7.35bil Samurai bond issuance, which the Japanese government has offered to guarantee, is not intended to repay Malaysia's existing debts, says Datuk A. Kadir Jasin.

11 Nov 2018 | 12:48 PM

More veteran leaders will join Bersatu, says Rais

KUALA LUMPUR: More veteran leaders from several states are expected to join Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia, says Tan Sri Dr Rais Yatim.

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11 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

MEF: End of HRDF levy contribution's a good move

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF), an opponent of the Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) welcomed the move to end the pool fund programme.

11 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Science wins over passion for the arts

PETALING JAYA: As a child, award-winning scientist Dr Chai Lay Ching (pic) thought that she would be an artist.

8 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Predator roaming in plain sight

EXCLUSIVE: Kembara Kitchen founder William Cheah felt something was amiss when a 14-year-old soup kitchen volunteer told him she did not want to work with a specific 36-year-old male volunteer.

24 Oct 2018 | 7:21 PM

Draft of sexual harassment bill only after impact study concludes next January

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will draft the sexual harassment bill only after an impact study is concluded by the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry in January next year.

24 Oct 2018 | 5:18 PM

Finance Ministry: Govt paid Mohd Irwan almost RM3mil in salaries alone over 7-year period

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Treasury secretary-general Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah earned a total of RM2.94mil between January 2011 until June this year.

24 Oct 2018 | 3:37 PM

PKR candidate wants fake news law used as party polls heat up

KUALA LUMPUR: Julau MP Larry Sng Wei Shien wants the controversial anti-fake news law to be used against those spreading false news PKR's membership in Julau, Sarawak.

24 Oct 2018 | 3:20 PM

Speaker: Musa Aman's son Yamani in danger of losing MP post

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Sabah Umno youth chief Yamani Hafez Musa, whose whereabouts are unknown and who has yet to take his oath of office as Member of Parliament, will lose his eligibility to become an MP if he fails to take his oath within the stipulated time.