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Finance ministry’s NFCorp suit driven by politics, claims Najib

Former PM says it is strange that the finance ministry does not want to approve takeover plans for the National Feedlot Corporation project and instead prefers to take civil action against the company.

Opposition leaders ask whether new MACC chief will be impartial

After Latheefa Koya's appointment, MCA and Umno Youth take Pakatan Harapan to task over pledge to make MACC independent.

Sabah Umno leader: Our ties with PAS different from peninsula’s

Yakub Khan says the relationship is based on the understanding that both parties are in the opposition bloc.

India’s battered Congress party closes ranks after election setback

Ghandi offers to quit but the Congress Working Group unanimously and with one voice rejected the offer.

It is ok, there is no need to be too democratic

The present opposition are no angels and they have interfered too much in the government in the name of democracy.

In new Malaysia, opposition still floundering too, say MP, analysts

They say opposition members need to step up their game, and suggest that they receive the same allocations and resources as those given to government MPs.

PAS to mobilise election machinery to help PBS notch victory in...

PAS secretary-general Takiyuddin Hassan says the move was to strengthen the opposition bloc which will play a check-and-balance role in Parliament.
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In Perak, a dispute over PH’s PAC promise

Pakatan Harapan's national manifesto states that the Public Accounts Committee should be led by an opposition member, but in Perak, both chairman and deputy chairman are from the coalition.

Enough quorum to meet even with 3 MPs leaving, says PAC...

Wong Kah Woh says PAC still has nine members, fulfilling the quorum to carry out a meeting.

PH government is indulging in baloney

PH promised us many things but the environment is still as bad, it is reverting to old habits and projects such as a national car, reforms are still not evident, and it has allowed the opposition to set the agenda.

Santiago, Bersih rap decision to retain Kiandee as PAC chairman

DAP's Klang MP says the latest flip-flop gives credence to the belief that Pakatan Harapan is not committed to its election manifesto.

Resolve illegal IC issue before ‘legalising’ stateless children, says Sabah opposition...

The proposal to aid stateless children through a legalisation programme will worsen the situation for the indigenous people, says Jeffrey Kitingan.

Sabah a laughing stock due to rampant defections, says Rahman Dahlan

Umno Supreme Council member Abdul Rahman Dahlan calls on the people to reject elected representatives who jump ship.

PPBM’s entry is blessing in disguise for PBS, says Ongkili

PBS is not threatened by PPBM's entry into Sabah, its president Maximus Ongkili said.

Venezuela opposition announces new aid hub, prepares protest

The country is in the midst of a disastrous economic crisis marked by hyperinflation, recession and shortages of basic necessities such as food and medicines.

Former MB Ahmad Razif quits as Terengganu’s opposition leader

Terengganu Umno says they received the Seberang Takir rep's resignation letter on Feb 4.

Report: Amazon reconsidering move to New York

The report comes after the appointment of an Amazon critic to an oversight board with the potential to veto the deal for one of two locations selected by Amazon for its "HQ2."

Another Sabah opposition bloc seeking registration

Gabungan Sabah will fight for the rights of the state under MA63, asserts SAPP deputy president Richard Yong.

No, GBS has not broken up, says Jeffrey

The Sabah opposition leader says the opposition front is lying low until it is registered.

Venezuela’s opposition leader calls for anti-Maduro protests

Juan Guaido is on a mission to weaken the military's support of Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuela’s opposition takes to streets to seize momentum against Maduro

CARACAS: Venezuelans will take to the streets on Wednesday as the opposition hopes to capitalize on several weeks of momentum and force a change...

Syrian opposition sees window for political solution in Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has clung to power throughout the conflict and is widely seen as being loath to yield power after it ends.

Cambodia’s Hun Sen marks 34 years in power

Hun Sen accused the EU of holding the country's 16 million people 'hostage' with tariff threats.

India’s Gandhi vows to reform sales tax, seek investment as poll...

Rahul Gandhi says that foreign investment was at a multi-year low in India due to the ill-advised economic moves.