PETALING JAYA: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has refuted the idea of a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in Parliament.
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Bar supports the call by the government to form a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) to investigate the state of the Judiciary, says its president George Varughese.
KUALA LUMPUR: Indonesian authorities have arrested 16 Malaysians for abusing social visas in Palembang, South Sumatra.
GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Island City Council (MBPP) has rejected the application by the Islamic Propagation Society International (IPSI) for controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik to speak at a public ceramah at Penang City Stadium.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman has debunked a fake message on social media claiming that police were looking for a man believed to be active in an organ harvesting ring.
JERLUN (Bernama): Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir has brushed aside speculation about a plot to oust his father Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as Prime Minister.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bloomberg): Malaysia’s economy swung into deflation in January for the first time since the aftermath of the global financial crisis in 2009 as fuel prices dropped.
MACHANG (Bernama): A weekend motorcycle ride turned tragic for three cousins when one of them was pierced in the neck with bamboo pole in a freak accident in Kg Bonggol Bukit Sawa, Bukit Bakar here.
SEMENYIH: The prospect of an important announcement by the Pakatan Harapan government on highway toll collections has not impressed Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) chairman Datuk Prof Dr Sundra Rajoo has lodged a police report against Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer over the latter's affidavit that implicated him in allegations of judicial misconduct.
KULAI: A 41-year-old man was arrested for possessing various kinds of drugs worth RM6,000 during a raid at a house at Jalan Scientex 6, Kelapa Sawit here.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Attorney General Tommy Thomas told the High Court here that the defence in Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's 1Malaysia Development Bhd's cases (1MDB) has no legal right to demand the appointment letter of former Federal Court judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram as senior prosecutor.
SIBU: A young lorry attendant has been arrested for allegedly raping his and impregnating his 14-year-old girlfriend.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Datuk Redzuan Kushairi, a former Malaysian ambassador to Uzbekistan and a member of the G25 group of eminent Malays, died on Friday (Feb 22). He was 69.
PETALING JAYA: It is premature to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into allegations of judicial misconduct based on an affidavit, says Datuk Param Cumaraswamy.
IPOH: The state government will investigate claims of mismanagement on plots of land given by the previous government to Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah (Usas) in Kuala Kangsar.
SEMENYIH: It is normal for police reports to be lodged by rival political parties during an election, says Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
PETALING JAYA: A man was arrested after masturbating in front of a seven-year-old girl at a primary school in Klang.
SHAH ALAM (Bernama): The High Court will make a decision on Monday (Feb 25) in the case of an originating summons filed by a voter to stop the Election Commission (EC) from going ahead with the Semenyih state by-election on March 2.
SEMENYIH (Bernama): The Home Ministry has shortlisted several names to fill the posts of the Inspector-General and Deputy Inspector-General of Police, which will become vacant soon.