Recent and archived articles by Joanne Timbuong
SEMENYIH: As campaigning for the Semenyih by-election officially kicked off Saturday (Feb 16), acting Umno president Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan urges locals to vote Barisan Nasional for a dissenting voice in the state assembly.
PETALING JAYA: Candidates for the Semenyih by-election will file their nomination papers today and a multi-cornered fight is anticipated. Political analysts are predicting that Pakatan Harapan will retain the seat in a close battle.
PETALING JAYA: The MIC says it will not give up its right to contest the Cameron Highlands seat amid talk that Barisan Nasional may field an Umno candidate for the parliamentary by-election.
PETALING JAYA: The “Love Malaysia, Anti Kleptocracy” rally at Padang Timur is off to a slow start as the hot weather seems to have convinced most protesters to wait out the midday heat before turning up.
KUALA LUMPUR: An allocation of RM30mil to upgrade the infrastructure of private religious schools will be provided by the Government to ensure students’ safety, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
KUALA LUMPUR: Trapped behind fixed metal grilles, and with no access to any escape route, 21 students – three of them siblings – and two teachers of a tahfiz died in an early morning blaze that swept through the top floor of the three-storey building.
Our reporter was almost gleeful at the thought of putting MPs to the test.
KOTA KINABALU: Sarawak-based State Reform Party (Star) has delayed the release of its candidates list for the general election.
KOTA KINABALU: After breaking Sabah’s infamous nine-year jinx that has haunted past chief ministers, state Umno chief Datuk Musa Aman is set to lead the Barisan Nasional for a record third term.
A newly-opened hotel and spa in Tambun beckons you to lose yourself in its natural surroundings.I love road trips but we all know the drive can be a very frenzied and stressful one.So, on my trip to s...