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19 Jun 2018 | 3:13 PM

Wan Azizah: Allow Selangor MB appointment to run smoothly

PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister and PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has urged all parties to accept the appointment of Amirudin Shari as Selangor Mentri Besar.

14 Jun 2018 | 11:13 PM

UK High Commissioner: Let's forgive one another - including the crispy rendang judges

PETALING JAYA: As Hari Raya draws closer, British High Commissioner Vicki Treadell has posted a video on Facebook urging Malaysians to be more forgiving of mistakes - including the "crispy rendang" gaffe made by the MasterChef UK judges.

12 Jun 2018 | 9:25 PM

Malaysians celebrate 'annexation' of Singapore after US blunder

PETALING JAYA: The United States has found itself on the receiving end of witty Malaysians over its blunder of mistaking Singapore as being part of Malaysia.

12 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Johor DAP chief to challenge election result

PETALING JAYA: Johor DAP chief Liew Chin Tong will file an election petition at the Johor Baru High Court to challenge the GE14 result for the Ayer Hitam parliamentary seat.

11 Jun 2018 | 6:04 PM

Najib: Dr M's remarks vindicated me

PETALING JAYA: Despite being probed over troubled state investment arm 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), an embattled Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak once again maintained his innocence on corruption allegations.

6 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Challenging road ahead for Thomas

PETALING JAYA: It is set to be an arduous road ahead for incoming Attorney General (AG) Tommy Thomas, who has his work cut out to handle some of the nation’s most controversial investigations and legislation.

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5 Jun 2018 | 1:00 PM

Malaysian groups urge France to speed up Tariq Ramadan rape trial, citing his ailing health

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian associates of Tariq Ramadan, now in a French jail over a rape investigation, are urging French authorities to speed up his trial, citing his deteriorating health.

In this file photo taken on March 26, 2016 Swiss Islamologist Tariq Ramadan takes part in a conference on the theme "Live together" in Bordeaux. A French court on May 22, 2018 will hear the appeal by Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan, who is being held over rape allegations by three women. / AFP PHOTO.
4 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Pick AG based on merit, urge Malaysians

PETALING JAYA: When it comes to choosing the right person for the job of Attorney General, competency and integrity are the qualities that matter most to the public, not the candidate’s race or religion.

4 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Malay Rulers to meet tomorrow to discuss issue

PETALING JAYA: The Malay Rulers will deliberate on the appointment of the new Attorney General tomorrow.

4 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Govt holding firm on Thomas

ALOR SETAR: The Government will stick to its nomination of lawyer Tommy Thomas for Attorney General (AG), despite the Palace ha­­ving reservations about the choice.

Sharing ideas: Dr Mahathir accompanied by Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir (third from left) sharing a light moment with six other Pakatan Harapan leaders before chairing a closed-door meeting with them at the Kedah MB official residence in Alor Setar.
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