Category Archives: Parliament

Move against Nurul Izzah may backfire

By Shuman Vasu Barisan Nasional had better think twice before rushing off to celebrate the Dewan Rakyat decision to refer Lembah Pantai MP Nurul Izzah Anwar to the Rights and Privileges Committee over her photograph with Sulu princess Jacel Kiram. … Continue reading

Posted in Parliament, PKR Updates

Identity of RM2.6b donor cannot be revealed, PM tells Parliament

By Joseph Sipalan KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 3 ― The identity of the donor behind the RM2.6 billion deposited into Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s private bank accounts cannot be revealed as the case is still being investigated by Malaysian authorities, the … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak, Parliament

Will MPs vote down the Budget as a sign of no confidence?

      by Aziz Bari OUTSPOKEN: Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad eventually conceded on Oct 23 that the efforts to unseat his successor Najib Razak would not succeed and the latter would likely to remain in office until the … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak, Parliament

Pua: Budget 2016 figures don’t read right

By James Sivalingam KUALA LUMPUR: Budget 2016 will not only fail to lift local and international investor confidence, it will be another non-event which will soon be overshadowed by the multi-billion ringgit scandals of the Najib administration, said Petaling Jaya … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, Parliament

Wan Azizah agrees to file no-confidence motion

By Kow Gah Chie PARLIAMENT Opposition Leader Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has now agreed to lead the charge on filing a motion for a vote of no-confidence against Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak. The PKR president announced this after … Continue reading

Posted in Parliament

Gobind, Lip Eng thrown out from Parliament

By Blake Chen KUALA LUMPUR: Two MPs, Lim Lip Eng (Segambut) and Gobind Singh Deo (Puchong), were ejected from Parliament on Monday over Seputeh MP Teresa Kok’s questions being rejected. Lim was ejected over his outburst about Kok’s questions while Gobind suffered … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, Parliament

After outburst, Pandikar outlines reform agenda

After lashing out at the government for allegedly interfering in parliamentary affairs, Dewan Rakyat speaker Pandikar Amin Mulia today carried through with his promise for parliamentary reforms. Malaysiakini learnt that Pandikar outlined four reform goals including the revival of the … Continue reading

Posted in Parliament