PAKATAN Harapan (PH) can use Barisan Nasional’s (BN) dacing logo in the Terengganu state elections, state Umno information chief Nik Dir Nik Wan Ku said. He said Terengganu BN had no objection if PH – a former rival turned political ally – wanted to use the dacing logo in the state polls.
PAKATAN Harapan (PH) will be focusing on urban seats in the state elections in Kelantan and Terengganu while its new ally, Barisan Nasional (BN), will continue to bank on the rural constituencies. This is the understanding state leaders of both coalitions agreed upon in their initial discussions to ensure a straight fight against Perikatan Nasional (PN).
THE man suspected of murdering eight people at a Texas shopping mall was kicked out of the US Army in 2008 less than three months after joining, a spokesman said yesterday. Police shot Mauricio Garcia, 33, dead after he opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle in the parking lot of Allen Premium Outlets north of […]
MALAYSIA remained seventh in the medal tally at the end of the third day of the 2023 SEA Games, with the national contingent only able to add four more gold medals yesterday. The latest medal haul sees the national camp raking in 10 golds, 13 silvers and 25 bronzes.
TENS of thousands demonstrated in the Serbian capital Belgrade yesterday, with the protesters calling for the resignation of top officials and the curtailing of violence in the media, after back-to-back shootings stunned the Balkan country. The “Serbia against violence” demonstration saw members from across the country’s political divide come together after last week’s shootings – where […]
PETALING JAYA: The practice of establishing an Ombudsman to investigate public complaints against maladministration is not something new in the South-East Asia region, with the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia already having such offices. Read full story
PUTRAJAYA: Civil servants, including department heads, will soon come under the scrutiny of the Ombudsmen if they slack off in managing the delivery system for the rakyat, says Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said. Read full story
PETALING JAYA: The proposed Ombudsman to investigate public complaints against civil servants, department heads and government agencies must be a truly independent watchdog free of government influence, say civil society organisations. Read full story
PETALING JAYA: A proposal for employers to contribute 20% towards their workers’ retirement funds has not been discussed by the Cabinet, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. Read full story
GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP) is recommending a second wave of cloud seeding operations here as the raw water reserves of the Ayer Itam and Teluk Bahang dams are still below 50%. Read full story