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‘Open season’ for fresh DAP faces

GEORGE TOWN: Many Penang DAP assemblymen and MPs are expected to decline candidacies for the general election, creating openings for active DAP members.

Pribumi: We can’t meet RoS demands yet

MUAR: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Pri­bumi) will not be able to furnish minutes of meetings of its division and branches within the 30 days required by the Regis­trar of Societies (RoS), said Tan Sri Muhyid­din Yassin (pic).

Third opposition force formed in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: After being sidelined by Parti Warisan Sabah and Gabungan Sabah, two Sabah-based opposition parties have decided to join forces and form a third coalition to topple Barisan Nasional in the state.

It’s a deal: Bumburing (left) and Henrynus exchanging the political pact documents at Lintas Platinum Hotel in Kota Kinabalu.

Hadi blames current economic woes on Pakatan leaders

PETALING JAYA: PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang has blamed the economic problems faced by the country on the leaders of the 1980s, who are now in Pakatan Harapan.

‘Half of MCA candidates are new faces under 50’

KUALA TERENGGANU: More than 50% of the candidates to be fielded by MCA in the general election are new faces and under 50, said party president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

Meet and greet: Liow (standing, second from left) chatting with people during his visit to a hawker centre at Jalan Kebun Sultan in Kelantan. With him is Chua (standing, right). — Bernama

Jagdeep: Don’t exclude Penang from ministry meeting

GEORGE TOWN: The state government has called for invitations to be extended to Penang for upcoming meetings of state housing exco members nationwide.

Visually impaired youth receives offer of projects to develop his interest

GEORGE TOWN: Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) top scorer Kenzon Yeoh, 18, has taken a step closer to reaching his dream of becoming a computer programmer.

Opportunity knocks: Kenzon at the press conference with his parents.

Achievement dedicated to her teacher

KUALA LUMPUR: She tossed and turned in bed the night before the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) 2017 results were released.

Luqman nets 7As despite crippling poverty and hardship

SUNGAI BESI: On his first day of school at the Royal Military College (RMC) in 2015, Muhammad Luqman Islam arrived at the boarding school with only the clothes on his back.

Dressed for success: Luqman holding up his SPM results and RMC training certificate in Sungai Besi.

Manifestos to be tailor-made for each state

PETALING JAYA: From gazetting orang asli land in Selangor and setting up a university of Quranic studies in Kelantan to building more affordable homes in Terengganu, the Barisan Nasional manifestos will be tailor-made for each state.