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Joseph Kaos Jr

joekaosjr@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Joseph Kaos Jr

17 May 2019 | 12:43 PM

Dr M should be allowed to finish his term or three years at least, says Ezam

PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad should be allowed to finish his term or at least three years as Prime Minister, says former senator Datuk Ezam Mohd Nor.

16 May 2019 | 6:40 PM

Malaysia hopes to learn from Britain to come up with Climate Change Act, says Yeo

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia will use Britain's Climate Change Act 2008 as a model reference in the country's aim to institutionalise climate change action, said Yeo Bee Yin.

14 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Many of today’s gadgets are beyond Dr M

PUTRAJAYA: He owns a mobile phone but he does not understand how to use it, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad admits.

14 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Muhyiddin: No request to declassify May 13 report

PUTRAJAYA: No request has been made to the Federal Government to declassify the official report on the May 13, 1969 racial riots, says Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.He said the calls to declassify the report were only the personal views of certain people, adding that the government preferred not to dwell on the past.

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13 May 2019 | 8:59 PM

Dr M admits having problem with gadgets, says youngsters embrace technology easily

PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad admits he does not know how to use make full use of his smartphone.

13 May 2019 | 1:15 PM

Mazlan Mansor is new deputy IGP

PUTRAJAYA: Bukit Aman Commercial Crimes Investigations Department (CCID) director Datuk Mazlan Mansor has been appointed as the new deputy Inspector-General of Police.

Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (left) handing over the certificate to new deputy Inspector-General Datuk Mazlan Mansor (right) in Putrajaya. -Starpic
11 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Nod for policing the police

PUTRAJAYA: Bukit Aman has given its thumbs up to the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) which is expected to get off the ground this year.

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10 May 2019 | 5:21 PM

IPCMC one step closer to reality after positive talks with cops

PUTRAJAYA: The Independent Police Complaints Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) looks set to be a reality, following positive discussions between the police and the National Governance, Integrity and Anti-Corruption Centre (GIACC).

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10 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

PM: We have fulfilled 39% of the pledges

PUTRAJAYA: Pakatan Harapan presented its first “report card” listing down several fulfilled pledges and successes in its first year of administration, saying that it had fulfilled 39% of its pledges measured against 464 initiatives.

10 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Sedition Act to be repealed or replaced with new law’

PUTRAJAYA: The Sedition Act will be either be repealed or replaced with a new law, or its provisions placed under the Penal Code, the government announced.