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PH components in Johor no longer meet, says MP

PKR's Pasir Gudang MP Hassan Abdul Karim says the cooperation between components is not as strong as before.

We were not slow to act, says Johor on latest air...

State exco says all government agencies responded immediately after cases were reported on Thursday.

Penang govt to hold dialogue on schools affected by PIL 1

It will also meet the education ministry to discuss concerns, says the chief minister.

No, we don’t need cinemas in our state, says Kelantan

This follows a proposal by an assemblyman to allow 'shariah-compliant cinemas' in the state.

‘No letter from Shafie asking for land for Warisan supporters’

Sook sub-district community development leader Edward Binbang says the purported letter does not exist.

Tan Chong Motor to invest RM600 million in Sabah automotive industry

The company hopes to create 1,000 jobs for locals through the construction of an assembly plant in Kota Kinabalu.

Terengganu exco: We are willing to meet critics of lesbian caning

Terengganu exco member Mohd Nor Hamzah says state government can't interfere in shariah court affair to stop caning.

Deputy minister: No order to allow durian farmers into Orang Asli...

Deputy Rural and Regional Development Minister R Sivarasa says he only asked the durian growers to write to him but they went ahead and demolished the Orang Asli blockades.

1Borneo workers worry about losing jobs if power dispute continues

Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd cuts off power supply to the hypermall after the management fails to settle power bills in excess of RM8 million.

Penang’s transport masterplan that awaits answers

A list of critical questions on the PTMP remains unanswered by the Penang state government since they were first raised in 2016.

We prefer cash handouts, say Penang fishermen

Penang Fishermen’s Association chairman Nazri Ahmad says a non-cash cost of living allowance will result in problems.

Forget no-confidence motion, let’s work, says Perlis MB

Azlan Man says it is time to forget about politics and move on, as advised by the Perlis ruler.

End politicking, get down to work, Perlis ruler tells elected reps

Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Putra Jamalullail says too much time has already been wasted as a result of dispute over Perlis MB.

Perlis exco members sworn in

Eight out of the nine BN reps who previously boycotted the MB's swearing in ceremony receive their letters of appointment.

Zuraida says state governments could block third vote move

The housing and local government minister says it is up to state governments to decide whether to call local council elections.

Suaram slams eviction of 7 families from Penang low-cost flats

Suaram asks what state government had been doing over the past decade to prevent the housing shortage for the poor from escalating to its current state.

Time to get down to work, says Perlis PAS rep

But Perlis PH chairman Ameir Hassan says the nine BN assemblymen should disqualify themselves over their unbecoming conduct on the choice of menteri besar.

Shafie Apdal’s challenges in Sabah

Malaysians should give Shafie Apdal a chance to do his job and prove his worth.

Firing of village heads: Johor Umno calls for review

Former MB Khaled Nordin says the termination is seen as revenge as there was no strong justification for the termination.

Perlis state secretary rejects need for fresh elections

Syed Omar Sharifuddin Syed Ikhsan believes that the problem of nine BN state assemblymen who boycotted the swearing-in can be resolved.

Policies not in line with PH govt will be reviewed, says...

But Osman Sapian says priority will be given to fulfilling Pakatan Harapan's election manifesto first.

Azlan to seek advice from Umno top dogs over state exco

The newly sworn-in Perlis menteri besar says he will also offer his views on the best way to form a state executive council.

Analyst tells how Kedah can avoid state election over speaker

Awang Azman Awang Pawi says holding another state election in Kedah would be a waste of time, energy and money.

Penang exco hails new state post for gender equality

The returning state exco member hopes to make gender inclusiveness a policy for Penang.