Category Archives: UMNO

Masing can laugh even as Mat Jenin dreams his Umno dreams

             by Jimmy Adit QUICK TAKE: Someone claiming to be an Umno pro-tem branch secretary-general challenging Dr James Masing to a debate? And of all places, the guy wants it to be held at Padang Merdeka! All because Masing does … Continue reading

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Ministers’ aides rolling in cash, says Umno leader

Following the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) crackdown in Sarawak, an Umno division leader also wants the commission to investigate the aides of Umno ministers. Speaking on condition of anonymity, he told Malaysiakini that some of these political and private secretaries … Continue reading

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Is Muhyiddin reprising his role as Brutus?

         by Hazlan Zakaria OPINION: When Najib Razak first became prime minister, he did so not by democratic election but with the help of former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad who deposed the then sitting Umno president cum premier … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak, UMNO

For Hishammuddin, Najib ain’t heavy, he’s a brother

      by Lokman Mustafa COMMENT: There are plenty of anecdotes which tell of the strong and loving bonds between family members. Among others, there is a Malay saying “air yang dicincang takkan putus” as well as an English proverb … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak, UMNO

Out of the frying pan into the fire?

If Muhyiddin Yassin is our PM, will we suffer under yet another leader who does as he pleases and hides in his cave when questioned by the people? by Fa Abdul COMMENT: Let’s cut to the chase. So Prime Minister … Continue reading

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Only ‘stupid people’ talk about hudud in Malaysia, senior Umno minister says

Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz said there was no need to worry over PAS’s hudud agenda as in the first place, the controversial Islamic penal code runs counter to the Federal Constitution and would therefore never be implemented in Malaysia. — … Continue reading

Posted in PAS, Religion, UMNO

Ku Li urges all MPs to declare assets

Veteran Umno leader Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah has urged all cabinet ministers and parliamentarians to declare their assets to Parliament. The former finance minister and current Gua Musang MP said their asset declaration should be done periodically and must be kept … Continue reading

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