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Public opinion against saving the ‘frogs’

THE only person wearing a smile when the Selangor state assembly Speaker dismissed the need for the Selat Klang seat to be vacant was its assemblyman Datuk Abdul Rashid Asari.

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Green wave is not over yet

Despite having the resources and a superior candidate in Cikgu Joohari, Pakatan could not stop the Malay wave of discontent that carried Abang Abidin to victory in the Sungai Bakap by-election.

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Umno’s top two not on same page

THEY put up a good show of big smiles in front of the camera but it is no secret that the Umno president and his deputy are not on the same page.

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Sinking feeling about our politicians

ONLY one MP in the whole country has voiced support for the call to remove the pension scheme for MPs.

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The ball is at the feet of Dewan Rakyat Speaker

Speaker Tan Sri Johari Abdul is stuck between a rock and a hard place on the question of whether six Bersatu parliamentary seats should be declared vacant.

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Tight race looms in Sungai Bakap

This may sound strange but both Perikatan and Pakatan are claiming to be the underdog in Sungai Bakap, which could see the closest fight of the string of by-elections so far.

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Uncertainty for two Rembau politicians

WHEN the Prime Minister flew off to Japan this week, Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan was on board Perdana One with him.

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Umno and DAP - warm on top, cold below

TWO politicians from Umno and DAP have recently emerged as poster boys for the problematic relations between their respective parties.

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Big night for Pakatan Harapan

RUMOURS flew throughout the afternoon about who was leading in the Kuala Kubu Baharu (KKB) by-election, but the first credible signal came from Umno secretary-general Datuk Dr Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki, who posted on X that Pakatan Harapan had swept in the early votes.

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Tragedy returns to haunt politicians

THE memories have grown jaded, the urgency has worn off and the politicians who championed the quest for answers to the Teoh Beng Hock tragedy have moved on.

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Accusations start to fly in KKB

​​​​​​​THE most controversial man in Umno, Dr Akmal Saleh, was upset that he has become “campaign material” in the Kuala Kubu Baharu (KKB) by-election.

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Separate dreams in KKB by-election

Race is a stark reality in the Kuala Kubu Baharu by-election and intelligence reports suggest that the Chinese and Malays have decided who to vote for.

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