Mei Mei Chu

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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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20 Sep 2018 | 6:11 PM

Govt letters to sign off with 'I who uphold trust' instead of 'I who follow orders' in new SOP

PETALING JAYA: Official government letters will no longer bear the sign-off "Saya yang menurut perintah" (I, who follow orders).

18 Sep 2018 | 11:43 AM

Launched: Orange Tales, an album for endangered tigers

PETALING JAYA: Music can be a powerful unifying force, but can it inspire people to protect Malaysia's most endangered wildlife?

 Conservationists estimate there are only about 300 tigers left in Malaysia. In 1950s, there were as many as 3,000 - A Malex Yahaya.
18 Sep 2018 | 11:10 AM

Thousands support petition for autistic man accused of molestation

PETALING JAYA: Ahmad Ziqri Morshidi, who was arrested for allegedly molesting a woman, is a victim of ignorance, says signatories of a petition urging justice for the 22-year-old autistic man.

14 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Yeo ‘single’ again after ditching plastic

PETALING JAYA: Cabinet minister Yeo Bee Yin has openly declared the status of her relationship with plastic material.

13 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Another year for fake news Act

PETALING JAYA: It will now take a year for the Anti-Fake News Act, which was bulldozed through at the last Parliament sitting and gazetted days before the 14th General Election, to be done away with.

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13 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

The right steps in understanding cultures

PETALING JAYA: Learning to dance, especially traditional ones, is a gateway to promoting unity and cross-cultural understanding among Malaysians, says Imran Syafiq Mohd Affandi.

Happy together: Sri Kuala Lumpur students posing together after performing at Sri Kuala Lumpur.
10 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

PAS and Umno pact gains traction

PETALING JAYA: The results of the Seri Setia by-election showed that cooperation between Umno and PAS can work, especially in a predominantly Malay-majority state seat.

9 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Poor turnout for post-GE14 by-elections

PETALING JAYA: The voter turnout for the by-elections in Balakong, Seri Setia and Sungai Kandis was the lowest in the past nine years.

8 Sep 2018 | 9:29 PM

By-election official results: Comfortable wins for Pakatan despite low turnout

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan has won the Seri Setia seat with a 4,027 majority, clinching its second by-election win after Sungai Kandis.