Analysts say Gabungan Bersatu Sabah, a new political bloc comprising opposition parties, may lead to the dissolution of Umno in the state.
Businessman Stanley Thai was convicted of insider trading last year and was jailed five years.
Maduro, who has systematically sidelined the opposition as he tightens his grip over his troubled nation, accuses the opposition and Colombia of being behind the drone "attack" on Saturday.
The PML-N joined with the Pakistan People's Party (PPP), led by the son of assassinated former premier Benazir Bhutto.
King Norodom Sihamoni will invite all of parliament's new members-elect to a meeting to be held within 60 days of the July 29 vote.
Penang CM Chow Kon Yeow says the Malay party has emerged as the strongest in the opposition.
Former members of the National Unity Consultative Council welcome the move announced by Mujahid Yusof Rawa.
Nga Kor Ming says the speaker will hold a meeting this Thursday to decide on the candidate.
Muhamad Yusoff Mohd Noor is one of only three opposition assemblymen in the state.
He says the lack of laws controlling political funding will cause politicians to pay and make their way into the political parties’ top leadership and secure positions in federal Cabinet or government-linked companies.
The former Umno members withdrew their application to cite then-Umno secretary-general Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor since he no longer holds the post.
Khairy Jamaluddin only followed his instinct and upheld the interests of the people who elected him.
Malaysia's future is now in the hands of the new MPs, who have become the repository of our hopes and dreams for a better, more inclusive nation.
The former Umno Youth chief says he is loyal to his party despite his appearance as a rebel.
The Rembau MP also says he didn't want to do anything that could tarnish BN's image.
They say Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof's appointment as the new Dewan Rakyat speaker did not follow the standing orders.
But an Umno leader says funding is a problem following freeze of party bank accounts.
The move is seen as a goodwill gesture before the talks involving government, opposition, religious, and other groups planned for July 16 to 21.
The Umno president says those who contested on the BN ticket in GE14 did not win in their own capacities.
Mohamad Hasan says a report should be lodged to ensure that action is taken in the matter.
Sadiq al-Mahdi of the National Umma Party was not allowed to return to Egypt, where he resides.
All but one opposition representative were sworn in again earlier this morning.
Former prime minister tells ruling PH parties to confirm that the political donations they themselves receive are not from sources involved in illegal activities.
Respondents are evenly spread between supporters of Pakatan Harapan and Barisan Nasional.