Category Archives: PAS

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

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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

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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

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Hadi Awang draws flak from Islamic scholars for Iran visit

Under fire for the Iran visit, PAS President Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang’s (pic) political secretary told Sinar Harian that his attendance at the conference was made following an invitation by Dr Abdurrahman Bayraan. ― Picture by Yusof Mat Isa … Continue reading

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Nazri: There will be no Umno-PAS coalition government

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno will never cooperate with PAS in the next general election as the country cannot be governed by one community, an Umno minister said in an exclusive interview in The Sunday Star today. Tourism and Culture Minister Nazri … Continue reading

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PAS president again defers Shariah Bill

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 24 ― Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang today tabled a motion on his amended private member’s bill to raise Shariah courts’ sentencing powers by at least tenfold, but again deferred its discussion to the next Parliamentary meeting. … Continue reading

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PAS: Dr M wrong – We won’t join Barisan

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang denied claims by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad that PAS will join Barisan Nasional. “It’s not true, not true,” said the PAS president, refuting the former prime minister’s claims. Dr Mahathir alleged that PAS’ … Continue reading

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