Muguntan Vanar

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18 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

PH has bigger battles ahead

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan leaders have called on their party members to stop looking for scapegoats as a result of three straight by-election losses, but instead close ranks and prepare the coalition for bigger battles ahead.

forward: Pakatan 
supporters near the polling 
centre during the Rantau by-election at SJK (T) Rantau, Negri Sembilan. Pakatan leaders have called on their party members to close ranks and prepare the 
coalition for 
bigger battles ahead.
16 Apr 2019 | 12:52 PM

Veni, vidi … Musa came, asked questions, then left state assembly

KOTA KINABALU: Former chief minister Tan Sri Musa Aman, who turned up at the Sabah State Assembly sitting for the first time in 11 months after being ousted from office on May 11 last year, asked a few questions and left after question hour.

Musa Aman meeting Dr Jeffrey at the state assembly.
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15 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Opposition parties undecided on contesting Sandakan by-election

KOTA KINABALU: Key Sabah opposition parties are keeping the guessing game on if they are planning to contest the May 11 Sandakan parliamentary by-election.

13 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Good job on nabbing me’

KOTA KINABALU: A former assistant minister held up at sea on suspicion of armed intrusion on Thursday takes his hat off to the Malaysian security forces patrolling the waters between Sabah and the Philippines.

12 Apr 2019 | 3:20 PM

I'm no intruder, says Sabah ex-assistant minister after run-in at sea with army

KOTA KINABALU: A former state assistant minister and several of his family members were intercepted in Sabah's high-security Semporna waters after authorities suspected they were intruders.

11 Apr 2019 | 6:49 PM

Businessman to try luck as an independent in Sandakan by-election

KOTA KINABALU: A former oil palm executive has announced plans to contest as an independent in the May 11 Sandakan by-election while the main opposition parties are still keeping their plans under wrap.

10 Apr 2019 | 3:32 PM

'Golden opportunity' lost for Sabah and Sarawak to regain status, says Liew

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah and Sarawak have lost a "golden opportunity" to regain their position as equal partners in Malaysia when a Constitutional amendment to Article 1(2) failed to be passed in Parliament, says the de facto law minister.

10 Apr 2019 | 2:36 PM

Shafie: Sabah will continue to pursue state rights despite failure to amend Constitution

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will continue to pursue the state rights guaranteed under the Federal Constitution, says Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.

10 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

In the end, it was too late for Jari

KOTA KINABALU: A Malaysian kidnap victim who escaped from Abu Sayyaf kidnappers in a volley of gunfire five days ago has died at a private hospital in Zamboanga City in southern Philippines.

9 Apr 2019 | 2:56 PM

Malaysian Abu Sayyaf hostage succumbs to gunshot wounds

KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian kidnap victim, who escaped from his Abu Sayyaf kidnappers in a volley of gunfire five days ago, died at a private hospital in Zamboanga City, southern Philippines.