Category Archives: Royalty

Johor Ruler wants ties with Jakim cut

BATU PAHAT: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar (pic) ordered the state Islamic Religious Department (JAIJ) to stop dealing with the Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim). He also directed JAIJ to carry out checks on Muslim preachers in … Continue reading

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Amid weak leadership, a sultan takes charge

Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar meeting state officials yesterday for an update on affairs of the state. –Facebook pic, October 5, 2017. JOHOR’S Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar is going beyond the traditional meet the menteri besar on Wednesday for a briefing … Continue reading

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TMJ slams Umno ‘cybertroopers’ over absence at SEA Games matches

 PETALING JAYA: The crown prince of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim today hit out at an Umno Youth leader for using “cybertroopers” to question his absence during the recent SEA Games matches which saw the Malaysian’s squad beating Brunei and … Continue reading

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Kit Siang mocks KJ for brushing aside from TMJ’s letter

Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin’s refusal to comment on Johor crown prince scathing open letter on the state Malaysian affairs showed that the former was suffering from “grand denial complex”, said DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang. Lim said that … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, Royalty

TMJ an exceptional ruler, says Sarawak DCM

The Crown Prince of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim’s latest statement expressing his disappointment and disillusionment on the sorry state of affairs in the nation has won support from Sarawak. “The Tunku Mahkota Johor (TMJ) did the right thing by speaking … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Royalty, Sarawak BN

I will always pray for your stability, Malaysia

COMMENT | What’s happening to a country I used to respect? A country that I was once proud to call my home. A country that I pray for stability. What’s happening to my beloved friend, Malaysia? I hope that one day, … Continue reading

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‘Muslims should give same respect they get to non-Muslims’

Johor sultanah Raja Zarith Sofia Sultan Idris Shah said Muslims must show the respect they get, to fellow Malaysians who are not the same faith as them. Taking to Facebook earlier today, Raja Zarith said Muslims in Malaysia are “very … Continue reading

Posted in Religion, Royalty

Johor ruler meets MACC top boss

Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar met with Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Dzulkifli Ahmad this morning. According to NST Online, the closed-door meeting was held at a luxury condominium in Kuala Lumpur. It is believed the meeting was … Continue reading

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Sultan willing to expose middleman offering RM2 million for Tan Sri title

  JOHOR BAHRU: The Sultan of Johor has expressed willingness to disclose to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) the middleman who attempted to bribe him over the conferment of medals. In his Facebook posting today, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar said … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Police, Royalty

Mahfuz: Probe those who attempted to bribe Johor sultan

PAS’ Pokok Sena parliamentarian Mahfuz Omar has urged the authorities to act against those who tried to bribe Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar over a “Tan Sri” title. “I urge the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) and police to immediately … Continue reading

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