Joseph Kaos Jr

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22 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

IPCMC will finally be set up

PUTRAJAYA: Thirteen years after it was first mooted, Malaysia will finally establish the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC).

Cleaning house: Dr Mahathir speaking to reporters after Cabinet committee meeting on corruption as Director-General of Governance, Integrity and Anti-Corruption Centre Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed looks on. — Bernama
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21 Sep 2018 | 2:12 PM

Dr M: M'sia does not accept LGBT culture, same-sex marriage

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia does not accept LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) and same-sex marriages as the country does not subscribe to these Western values, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

21 Sep 2018 | 1:52 PM

EAIC now known as IPCMC, role enhanced, says Dr M

PUTRAJAYA: The Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) has been upgraded to an Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC), says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (second from left) at the press conference on Friday. -Mohd Sahar Misni/The Star
21 Sep 2018 | 1:08 PM

We're done with politicians as ambassadors, says Dr M

PUTRAJAYA: Politicians will no longer be allowed to be appointed as ambassadors, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. -Bernamapic
21 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Good news for 54 students as Cabinet approves scholarships

PUTRAJAYA: Trepidation has turned to joy for 54 students who finally got the nod for government scholarships.

20 Sep 2018 | 3:34 PM

Cabinet approves JPA scholarships for 54 students, including 13 to top overseas unis

PUTRAJAYA: The Cabinet has given its approval for 54 students to be awarded Public Service Department (PSD) scholarships, said the department.

20 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Govt ‘working hard’ for minimum marriage age

PUTRAJAYA: The road towards banning child marriage in Malaysia is long, but the work towards getting there is progressing well, says Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

Working together for progress: Dr Wan Azizah sharing a moment with guests after her speech at the International Convention Centre in Putrajaya. — Bernama
19 Sep 2018 | 8:45 PM

Khairy has been critical of Umno, let's see if he will rebel, says Hannah Yeoh

PUTRAJAYA: All eyes will be on Khairy Jamaluddin after several senior Umno leaders announced their departure from the party, says Hannah Yeoh.

19 Sep 2018 | 8:23 PM

Hannah Yeoh: Stop blaming and shaming woman victim in autism molest case

PUTRAJAYA: Members of the public need to stop “nasty comments” on the 23-year-old victim in the molest case involving a 22-year-old autistic man, said Hannah Yeoh.

19 Sep 2018 | 7:32 PM

Dr Wan Azizah: No former Umno members have approached Pakatan

PUTRAJAYA: No former Umno member has approached Pakatan Harapan with the intention of joining the ruling coalition, said Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

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