Razak Ahmad

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15 Nov 2018 | 11:52 PM

Umno and PAS racial card have limited impact says Kadir Jasin

KUALA LUMPUR: Attempts by Opposition parties to exploit racial and religious issues to win support will bring limited results, said the Prime Minister’s media adviser Datuk A. Kadir Jasin.

Kadir Jasin speaks on 'Post-9 May – Where are we heading to in this new Malaysia?' - Photo: M.AZHAR ARIF / The Star
15 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Blocking spam calls with mobile apps

PETALING JAYA: From telemarketers offering credit cards and insurance to criminal Macau scam syndicates, Malaysian mobile phone users are being hounded by a fast-rising number of spam calls.

Line of defence: Truecaller claims to be able to block spam calls.
13 Nov 2018 | 3:57 PM

Maszlee congratulates 'jobless' Khairy for his sensitivity to education issues

PETALING JAYA: Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik returned fire on Opposition Member of Parliament Khairy Jamaluddin by cynically congratulating the Rembau MP for being "sensitive" to education matters.

13 Nov 2018 | 12:40 PM

Media Prima hit by ransomware, hackers demand RM26mil in bitcoins, says report

PETALING JAYA: Media Prima Berhad's computer systems have been locked out by cyber attackers who are demanding millions of ringgit in ransom.

12 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Anwar hits out at chaotic PKR polls

PETALING JAYA: There was drama in PKR’s troubled election when the official heading the systems and data unit for the polls was nabbed by police over alleged hacking in Sarawak’s Julau division.

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11 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Straight fight for Gerakan top post

KUALA LUMPUR: It’s going to be a straight fight for the Gerakan presidency at the party polls next Saturday.

10 Nov 2018 | 1:22 PM

Straight fight between Dominic Lau and Andy Yong for Gerakan presidency

KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan’s internal polls on Nov 17 will see a straight fight for the party leadership.

5 Nov 2018 | 2:37 PM

Wan Saiful steps down as special advisor to Maszlee

PETALING JAYA: Wan Saiful Wan Jan has resigned as the special adviser to the Education Minister, but denies that this is because of differences with Dr Maszlee Malik.

3 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Jho Low insists he is innocent after DoJ indictment

PETALING JAYA: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho (pic) has insisted that he is innocent of the charges brought against him by the United States Department of Justice (DoJ) over the 1Malaysia Develop­ment Bhd (1MDB) scandal.

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2 Nov 2018 | 8:18 AM

Jho Low maintains innocence despite US DoJ charges over 1MDB

PETALING JAYA: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho has maintained his innocence after the United States Department of Justice (DoJ) charged him in court over the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal.