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MACC to file maiden charge under Whistleblower Protection Act 10 years after law came to be

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 17 -- The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) announced that it will charge a company executive under the Whistleblower Protection Act tomorrow, the first time the law has ... Read More


Hard to abolish mandatory death sentence as Malaysians favour 'eye for an eye' punishments, says ex-law minister

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 17 -- Former law minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz has admitted that it is difficult to abolish the country's mandatory death sentence, as Malaysians always demand "an e... Read More


Covid-19 quarantine-breaching minister Khairuddin hospitalised with 'mystery' ailment

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 17 -- Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Khairuddin Aman Razali, who breached the country's mandatory Covid-19 quarantine requirement for those returning from abr... Read More


Selangor MB advises residents on state's coast to be wary of high tides, flood risk

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 16 -- Selangor Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari has warned residents in five districts in the state to be cautious of high tides and the possibility of floods between now and... Read More


Nazri: We tracked more heinous criminals in the past, why not Indira Gandhi's ex-husband?

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 16 -- Former law minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz has questioned the authorities' inability to repatriate M. Indira Gandhi's ex-husband Muhammad Riduan Abdullah, saying... Read More


Nazri says all parties' enforcers provisionally back proposed law against party hopping

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 16 -- The parliamentary whips of all parties have agreed "in principle" to push for a legal amendment that could end the political defection menace, Padang Rengas MP Datuk Seri Moh... Read More


Amanah's Husam Musa denies report claiming leaving party over spat with Mat Sabu

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 14 -- Datuk Husam Musa has denied quitting Parti Amanah Negara and Pakatan Harapan (PH) as reported this morning by a news portal. "Not correct," he told Free Malaysia Today in re... Read More


Previously detained under ISA, Warisan's Sekong candidate says not a terrorist

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 14 -- One of Parti Warisan Sabah's candidate in the state poll has denied being a religious extremist, after his previous detention under the now abolished Internal Security Act (I... Read More


Splitting Malay votes? Syed Saddiq tells Dr M his youth-led party is for all Malaysians, not one race

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 14 -- Muar MP Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has denied his youth-centric party will divide Malay voters as claimed by former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Instead, the f... Read More


Amanah denies Husam quit party, says stepped down from post to focus on winning seats in Kelantan

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 13 -- Parti Amanah Negara has denied that Datuk Husam Musa has quit the party in protest against president Mohamad Sabu, but confirmed that he stepped down from his post of party v... Read More