Tarrence Tan

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21 Mar 2019 | 6:27 PM

Kiandee: Bung still my friend despite remarks about party-hopping

KUALA LUMPUR: Beluran lawmaker Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee took a dig at his former Sabah Umno counterpart over remarks on party-hopping, saying that it was merely political statements.

21 Mar 2019 | 4:30 PM

Dry spell affects water supply in Kedah, Johor

KUALA LUMPUR: The ongoing dry spell and heatwave has affected the water supply in Johor and Kedah, says Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister, Dr Xavier Jayakumar.

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21 Mar 2019 | 3:43 PM

Yeoh defends decision to give RM20k from ministry funds to SIS

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh has defended the decision to provide funds under the ministry to Sisters in Islam (SIS), which was labelled a "deviant" group before.

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21 Mar 2019 | 3:13 PM

Yeoh: One out of 20 domestic abuse victims are men

KUALA LUMPUR: Sexual dysfunction, jealousy and asking for a divorce were among the factors that led to cases of domestic violence recorded by the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry.

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21 Mar 2019 | 2:06 PM

Azmin: Kulim international airport needed ... as well as RM1.6bil in private funds to build it (updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali says that Kulim is sorely in need of an international airport – as well as RM1.6bil in private funds to build it.

21 Mar 2019 | 1:22 PM

Azmin repeats Dr M's assertion that govt cannot afford to bail out MAS

KUALA LUMPUR: Bailing out troubled local airliner Malaysian Airlines Berhad (MAS) is unlikely, because the government does not have the capacity to do so, says Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.

21 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Stop palm oil discrimination’

KUALA LUMPUR: If the European Union (EU) continues to discriminate against palm oil, Malaysia will retaliate by boycotting certain Euro­pean products, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

20 Mar 2019 | 8:53 PM

Bung: Party hoppers are like ‘frogs, monkeys and gibbons’

KUALA LUMPUR: Outspoken Sabahan lawmaker Datuk Seri Bung Moktar Radin has labelled party hoppers as “frogs, monkeys and gibbons”.

20 Mar 2019 | 5:01 PM

Khalid Samad: DBKL to reshuffle lower rank officers every few years to curb corruption

KUALA LUMPUR: In a bid to tackle corruption, the Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) has implemented a reshuffling exercise of its lower rank officers, says Federal Territories Minister Khalid Samad.

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20 Mar 2019 | 2:54 PM

Dr M: We may end up paying RM130bil for RM60bil in loans if ECRL continues

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia may end up paying up to RM130bil for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) due to interest incurred from the RM60bil loan to finance the project, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

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