Monthly Archives: August 2016

Signboard causes a stir

SUNGAI PETANI: Social media has been abuzz with a photograph of a signboard with a message forbidding couples from sitting together in Taman Jubli here. The signboardwhich reads “Dilarang pasangan untuk duduk berdua-duaan atau cuba membuat maksiat di kawasan ini” … Continue reading

Posted in Here and There

Nazri: Why almost faint? I’d die if I saw RM4b in Najib’s account

Umno minister Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz said he would have died on the spot instead of just “almost faint” if he had seen RM4 billion in Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak’s private bank account. He said this when he took … Continue reading

Posted in Muhyiddin Yassin, Najib Abdul Razak, UMNO

Girl told ‘not beautiful’ crowned Miss Malaysia World 2016

© Provided by Malay Mail Online Picture shows Miss Malaysia World 2016 contestants (from left) Luhong, Shweta, Tatiana, Lim, Dr Ranmeet and Jessica Lim. — Picture by Firdaus Latif  © Provided by Malay Mail Online KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 29 — … Continue reading

Posted in Here and There

MACC nab Bank Rakyat chairman for corruption

PETALING JAYA: The bank chairman arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) yesterday has been named as retired army general, Abdul Aziz Zainal. According to a Bernama report, he will be remanded for seven days from today to assist in … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, MACC

Three things we learnt from: #TangkapMO1 rally

© Provided by Malay Mail Online Anis Syafiqah Md Yusof speaks to participants near Dataran Merdeka, or Independence Square, during a march to call for the arrest of ‘Malaysian Official 1’ in Kuala Lumpur, August 27, 2016. ― Reuters pic … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak, Youth

Duterte orders annihilation of Abu Sayyaf after hostage beheading

-Reuters DAVAO CITY: After reports that Abu Sayyaf terrorists had beheaded an 18-year-old hostage, Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte (pic) said he had given orders to eliminate the organisation. “That’s why I’m sending the troops there and tell them to destroy … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Terrorism

Dr M apologises for Constitutional change removing royal assent for new law

PETALING JAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic) has apologised for making amendments to the Federal Constitution which removes the requirement for the Yang di-Pertuan Agong’s assent before a new act of Parliament comes into force. “I sincerely apologise for making … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional Bills, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Royalty