Category Archives: PAS

PAS to send memo to Agong on 1MDB RCI

PAS will submit a memorandum to the Yang di-Pertuan Agong seeking a Royal Commission of Inquiry on the 1MDB issue, said its Kuala Nerus MP Khairudin Aman Razali. “As citizens, we urge the government to immediately form an RCI to … Continue reading

Posted in 1MDB, MoCS (Sarawak), PAS

Hadi sues Sarawak Report editor in London

ALOR SETAR, April 27 — PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang filed a defamation lawsuit against Sarawak Report editor Claire Rewcastle-Brown in London last week. PAS secretary-general Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan revealed today that the suit was filed by Hadi … Continue reading

Posted in PAS, Sarawak Report

If I’m wrong, arrest me, says Rafizi after naming PAS man

KUALA LUMPUR: Confident of his revelation that former PAS deputy president Nasharudin Mat Isa was a recipient of funds allegedly embezzled from 1MDB, PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli today filed a statutory declaration (SD) over the matter. With the SD, those … Continue reading

Posted in PAS, PKR

Where’s your suit, Sarawak Report editor asks PAS

 PETALING JAYA: It has been more than three months since a deadline expired for Sarawak Report to comply with PAS’ demands over an article claiming that the Islamist party’s top leadership received RM90 million from Prime Minister Najib Razak. Its … Continue reading

Posted in PAS, Sarawak Report

I wouldn’t let my daughter marry her rapist, PAS MP says

© Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan pointed out that even in Islam, rape is frowned upon and harsher sentences should be meted out. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, April 5 ― PAS lawmaker Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan said he would … Continue reading

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Kit Siang on Hadi’s bill: Are Sarawak leaders anti-Islam too?

KUALA LUMPUR: If those who reject PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang’s bill to amend the Shariah Act are anti-Islam, then are Sarawak Muslim leaders also against the religion? This was the question posed by DAP supremo Lim Kit Siang, who … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, PAS, Religion, Sarawak

Who is Hadi to call Muslims ‘lost sheep’, asks Siti Kasim

PETALING JAYA: An incensed Siti Kasim has hit back at PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang for his demeaning remarks about Muslims who chose to give his pro-shariah rally the miss last weekend. Speaking to FMT, the outspoken activist and lawyer … Continue reading

Posted in PAS, Religion

Pundits: ‘Himpunan 355’ turnout shows poor national support for PAS

Supporters attend the PAS-led Himpunan 355 rally at Padang Merbok in Kuala Lumpur February 18, 2017. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 — The smaller than expected crowd size at the “Himpunan 355” rally shows that PAS will have … Continue reading

Posted in PAS

BN will win if PAS doesn’t join Pakatan, admits Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA: Umno or BN will possibly win the coming general election if PAS refuses to join Pakatan Harapan and puts its candidate in three-cornered fights, said Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chairman Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “Opposition supporters will be divided … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Pakatan Harapan, PAS

A failed party running a failed state, Lim slams PAS

KUALA LUMPUR: DAP continued its attacks on former ally PAS by stating that it was a failed party which was administering a failed state. DAP secretary-general and Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng was reported as saying that PAS was … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, PAS