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Saodah Elias

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17 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM

GE13: Ghani to slug it out with Kit Siang

The much-anticipated battle in Gelang Patah is now official. Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman is banking on his four terms at the helm of the state government to take on DAP stalwart Lim Kit Siang.

28 Jul 2011 | 12:00 AM

PM: Move from 'tolerance to acceptance' of multi-racial M'sia

ALOR SETAR: Malaysians must break down all walls that seperate and differentiate them from each other, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

6 Jun 2009 | 12:00 AM

PAS polls: Nasharudin fends off Husam (Update 1)

The liberal-progressive group in PAS received a blow when the pro-ulama hardliners in the party made almost a clean sweep in the election.hr noshade size=-1 width=60%>

1 Apr 2009 | 12:00 AM

Only temporary land titles can be issued, for now: Zambry

Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir is actively holding discussions with all the relevant bodies to enable the Chinese and other communities to get titles to their land.

3 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

Behrang rep Jamaluddin quits PKR

Behrang assemblyman Jamaluddin Mohd Radzi has quit PKR, saying he would not be joining any other political party and would remain an independent member of the Perak Legislative Assembly.

2 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

‘Missing’ PKR reps cry foul

Undated resignation letters signed by PKR candidates after last year's March 8 elections were believed to have been sent by PKR to the state speaker to announce the resignation of two of its assemblymen.

5 Jan 2009 | 12:00 AM

No phantom voters, says EC

The Election Com­mission has refuted allegations that the strong police presence in the city is an indication of phantom voters appearing on polling day.

29 Nov 2008 | 12:00 AM

Parents forced to beg

THE parents of a high-ranking government officer have been arrested for begging in Kangar, reported i>Nanyang Siang Pau/i>.

29 Nov 2008 | 12:00 AM

Zakiah’s divorce bid hogs the limelight

THE divorce of TV3 personality Zakiah Anas and her husband Mohamad Yusof Mohamad Taib at the Shah Alam Syariah court was highlighted by all the Malay dailies.

29 Nov 2008 | 12:00 AM

Newspapers slam terror attacks in Mumbai

TAMIL newspapers condemned the attacks in Mumbai which have left over 120 innocents dead.