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‘Umno polls must be every three years’

PETALING JAYA: Umno must have its party polls triennially and not allow its president’s post to win uncontested, says outgoing Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin.

Ku Li and KJ to debate live on TV on June 29

PETALING JAYA: For the first time in Umno history, two contenders for its presidency will go head-to-head in a televised debate, a night before the party polls.

Frantic race against time before party’s wings go to polls

PUTRAJAYA: With 24 hours to go before Umno’s three wings go to the polls, it is a frantic race against time for those going all out to win.

Five eligible for Umno leadership

PETALING JAYA: The race for the Umno presidency has been narrowed down to five candidates after a stringent vetting process.

Expert: Senators could hamstring or delay government Bills

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan now has the majority in the Dewan Rakyat but the Dewan Negara is still dominated by senators from Barisan Nasional and PAS who could hamstring or delay government Bills.

Contract for 412 clerical assistants to teachers ends this month

KUALA LUMPUR: The contract for 412 clerical assistants, who were selected as part of a pilot project to reduce the burden of teachers in 2012, will end this month.

Recruitment system halted as firms linked to ring

PETALING JAYA: Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran (pic) said the Government has suspended the system currently in place for the recruitment of migrant workers from Bangladesh.

‘Najib said board had fiduciary duty to act in the best interests’

PETALING JAYA: The 1MDB board has a duty and responsibility to provide advice on the running of the investment fund, says a spokesman for Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Cops to reopen probe into Altantuya murder case

KUALA LUMPUR: Police are reopening investigations into the murder of Altantuya Shaaribu.

Panama Papers reveal Najib’s brother owns offshore firm

PETALING JAYA: Newly-leaked documents from Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca reveal that the brother of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak owns an offshore company in the British Virgin Islands.