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Johor sultan says intervened in arms procurement to stop absurd pricing

Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar says he will not hesitate to intervene if he sees obvious and blatant irregularities in the running of the Special Forces Regiment.

Royal rebuke for MP who attended interfaith ‘buka puasa’

Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar says Johor Baru MP Akmal Nasir displayed his immaturity by attending the event at a Sikh temple.

Special treatment for Bumi businessmen will continue, says Mahathir

The prime minister says a decision has yet to be made on the request for 20% of the civil works for the East Coast Rail Link project to be reserved for Bumiputera contractors

Kedah PAS leader hits out at Mukhriz over Sultan handshake snub

Kedah opposition leader says it is protocol to acknowledge royalties.

MP denies giving speech in mosque after royal rebuke

Pang Hok Liong says he was only there to announce a RM1,000 allocation for the mosque from his budget as Labis MP.

Ex-Johor exco wants RTS land issue settled amicably

Mazlan Bujang says he knew the 4.5ha piece of land in Bukit Chagar was earmarked for the RTS when he headed the state works, infrastructure and transport committee.

I’ll give up Bukit Chagar land for free on one condition,...

Sultan Ibrahim says he has never been informed of any change of title for a plot of land involved in the RTS project.

Tense PPBM meeting over Johor exco line-up ends with solidarity for...

A Supreme Council meeting discussed the new Johor MB's refusal to abide by a party decision not to reshuffle the state cabinet.

Sultan has no say in new Johor exco, says Dr M

Johor is set to announce a new exco line-up today.

Up to cops to act against TMJ, says deputy home minister

Mohd Azis Jamman responds to whether Putrajaya is ready to act against the Johor crown prince over his recent words against the government.

No absolute discretion for ruler in appointing MB, says lawyer

Syahredzan Johan says the sultan does not need to seek advice, but neither does he have unfettered discretion in the matter.

Johor Sultan thanks Putrajaya for withdrawing from Rome Statute

Sultan Ibrahim says he hopes the government will put the interests of the people ahead of political interests.

Johor sultan orders probe into pollution of Benut, Machap rivers

Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar says this is to ensure there is no repeat of the Sungai Kim Kim incident.

Shut down factories that flout laws, says Johor Sultan

In the long run, he wants the government to review the types of industries available in Pasir Gudang and shift 'dangerous' factories elsewhere.

Return Pulau Kukup to state govt, Johor PKR chief appeals to...

Hassan Karim hopes Pulau Kukup can be returned back to government to be re-gazetted as national park.

The king and the people

The government and the monarchy should work together as envisaged by the Federal Constitution to serve the larger interests of the people.

Johor DAP apologises to Sultan over councillor’s ‘rude’ FB post

DAP says it is committed to freedom of speech but not in the manner used by Pontian councillor Mohamad Kamarul Ariffin.

Sultanate land may be our best hope to preserve our parks

As controversial as it may be, this move, if done right, may be a game changer for the betterment of our environment.

Sultan hits out at Johor councillor for not using Malay

Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar warns Iskandar Puteri city councillor after Bahasa Malaysia excluded in official invite.

My father and I being monitored, says Johor crown prince

The vocal Johor prince says spying on citizens continues in the 'new Malaysia', and vows to speak up for the people.

Vincent Tan: Johor sultan sponsored Cardiff’s ‘Visit Malaysia’ logo

Cardiff City FC owner Vincent Tan says the sultan sponsored up to £3 million over the past three years.

Muhyiddin, Salahuddin and Osman in running for Johor MB post?

Palace source says Muhyiddin Yassin will seek an audience with the Johor sultan today.

Private Adam’s sister apologises to Johor royal family

Hawa Jaafar, the younger sister of Private Adam Jaafar, says her brother ran amok due to problems at his workplace, not because their sibling was purportedly murdered.

Nazri meets Johor royal family, seeks forgiveness

Johor Southern Tigers Facebook page says tourism minister sought sultan's views and suggestions on national governance for future.