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PAS too busy to attend PH’s convention, says Takiyuddin

Pakatan Harapan's first convention will see the coalition and its partners agreeing to straight fights against the BN.

Renewed call to ban sodas in schools and hospitals

In the face of high obesity rates, proponents of good health are requesting that Malaysia follow USCF's footsteps by banning sugary drinks in schools, hospitals and campuses.

Strong China relations good for M’sia, says Chandra

Chandra Muzaffar gives three ways in which strong relations with China will benefit the country.

Annuar Musa slammed for ‘antique car’ comment

Former Umno divisional leader Khairuddin Abu Hassan says former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad is much more relevant than Annuar or Umno.

Negotiate or lose Selangor, PH tells opposition parties

Pakatan Harapan leaders indicate willingness to sacrifice traditional seats after Politweet warns three-cornered fights, coupled with the redelineation exercise, will gift the state to BN.

Expert sees bias in probe of MPs’ speeches

Aziz Bari: Investigate Salleh Keruak too for article on Mahathir-era bailouts.

Jasa trying to defend the indefensible, says Opposition

DAP lawmaker Zairil Khir Johari and PKR Communications Director Fahmi Fadzil say Jasa's forum in Sydney is a "lame attempt" at clearing the government's name.

Seek psychiatric help, Selangor DAP leader tells Nik Abduh

Conflicting statements from PAS leaders are making it hard for the DAP to work with the Islamist party, says Teng Chang Khim.

Action taken against AmBank executives, says ministry

In written reply to Petaling Jaya Utara MP Tony Pua, Finance Ministry reveals Bank Negara investigated Joanne Yu and Cheah Tek Kuang over 1MDB.

Tian Chua: DBKL under no obligation to share budget details

Saying there is nothing MPs can do even if they are dissatisfied with the budget, the Batu MP, nevertheless, thanks the mayor for showing them what is being planned.

DBKL’s budget dialogue just a show, says opposition

Opposition MPs say too many questions left unanswered regarding City Hall's Budget 2017 draft.

MP gives examples of Najib’s ‘misleading’ numbers

Steven Sim offers three examples to prove that numbers trotted out by the PM in his Budget 2017 speech and official budget figures differ by vast amounts.

Crime Index down but street crimes up, says IGP

Khalid Abu Bakar says the increase in street crimes is because police are unable to be present at all hotspots, all the time.

GDP isn’t everything, says economist

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia vice-chancellor and economics professor Noor Azlan Ghazali says that capabilities are important in order for a nation to advance.

‘Enemy of DAP but intimate with China’

Mahathir Mohamad supporter Kadir Jasin says Najib may not realise that he is killing the legacy of his father who wanted friendship with China on equal terms

Khairuddin: I’ll help PPBM from outside

Mahathir loyalist says he will continue to help the party with the campaign to topple Najib and BN.

PBS backs move to restore state rights

Ongkili says the issue is included in the party constitution and PBS is willing to co-sponsor a motion in the Dewan Rakyat.

PSM: Are hospital safety contractors doing their job?

Sungai Siput MP questions the value of privatised contracts to three consortiums since 1996

In hot soup after record bowl of Sarawak laksa thrown away

Celebrity cook Chef Wan says he was not aware and was invited at the last minute to be present at the event.

SIS: It was not a raid, just a misunderstanding

Police only wanted to speak to one of the SIS staff members on a separate matter, says Executive Director Rozana Isa.

It’s time to call a spade a spade, says Rahman of...

The BN strategic communications director provides examples "proving" Bersih is not apolitical as it claims to be.

Lack of funds forces home to lock inmates in pens

Rumah Kebajikan Kanak-Kanak Cacat Batu Gajah says inmates had to be placed in pens at night as they bite and poke the eyes of other inmates.

Miss Universe not arrested for smuggling cocaine, say cops

Sepang OCPD Asst Comm Abdul Aziz Ali says report was completely fabricated.

Umno Youth: Bersih hypocrites when it comes to opposition

Umno Youth deputy chief says keeping mum on corruption among members of the opposition proves Bersih 2.0 is nothing more than a political tool.