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Vincent Tan

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27 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ramli makes history

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: Retired senior cop Ramli Mohd Nor has made history by beco­ming the first orang asli to be elected as a Member of Parliament after winning the by-election here.

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26 Jan 2019 | 12:58 PM

Go learn election law: BN supporters heckle and jeer Kit Siang's entourage

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: A small war of words erupted between Pakatan Harapan and Barisan Nasional supporters at the polling centre at SJK(C) Brinchang around 11.30am.

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26 Jan 2019 | 12:07 PM

33% voter turnout by 10am, EC chief says encouraging

CAMERON HIGHLANDS The 33% voter turnout rate as of 10am is quite encouraging, says Election Commission chairman Azhar Azizan Harun.

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26 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

PM: We need honest leaders

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: Pakatan Harapan wants good honest people to run the country, says its chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

United front: Dr Mahathir with (from left) Mohamad, Manogaran and Lim taking a group photo at a function with the people at Dataran Sungai Koyan in Cameron Highlands. —Bernama
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25 Jan 2019 | 7:05 PM

Cameron Highlands by-election: Campaigning ends at midnight, says Pahang police chief


CAMERON HIGHLANDS: All parties are reminded that campaigning for the Cameron Highlands by-election ends at 11.59pm tonight, says Pahang police chief Datuk Mohd Zakaria Ahmad.

25 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Felda and orang asli support crucial

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: With less than 24 hours to go, more political bigwigs are expected to arrive at the parliamentary constituency in a final effort to canvas for votes.

24 Jan 2019 | 12:35 PM

Kit Siang: Better ‘Minister of Najib Affairs’ than ‘King of Trolls’

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: “Minister of Najib Affairs” is a better title than “King of Trolls”, says DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang when asked to respond to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s jibe that Lim was “obsessed” with him.

24 Jan 2019 | 11:56 AM

East M'sians say orang asli face similar indigenous issues

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: One little remarked fact, at least for the Pakatan Harapan campaign, is the inclusion of East Malaysian volunteers who have been flying in to help reach out to the orang asli villagers here.

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24 Jan 2019 | 12:05 AM

Manogaran saddened by absence of BN candidate at debate

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: M. Manogaran is disappointed that the Barisan Nasional candidate for the by-election here, Ramli Mohd Nor, did not turn up at the first-ever televised debate among the candidates.

(From left) Wong, Sallehuddin and Manogaran at the debate. – Bernama
21 Jan 2019 | 12:20 PM

Manogaran: Don't use racism to try and win Cameron Highlands by-election

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: Rantau assemblyman and acting Umno president Datuk Seri Mohamad Hassan should be setting an example for future generations, instead of using racism to help Barisan Nasional win the by-election, says Pakatan candidate M. Manogaran.