Category Archives: UMNO

BN loses two-thirds majority in Johor

JOHOR: The Barisan Nasional has, for the first time, lost its two-thirds majority in the Johor State Legislative Assembly. This follows the departure of Jorak Assemblyman Shahruddin Salleh from Umno to join Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM). This is significant … Continue reading

Posted in Barisan Nasional, UMNO

Pahang MB’s ‘pen between toes’ stunt baffles House

The Pahang state legislative assembly was today taken by surprise when Menteri Besar Adnan Yaakob suddenly took off his shoes and lifted his left leg to his face. Adnan then proceeded to place a pen between his toes while his … Continue reading

Posted in Here and There, UMNO

Nazri: Why almost faint? I’d die if I saw RM4b in Najib’s account

Umno minister Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz said he would have died on the spot instead of just “almost faint” if he had seen RM4 billion in Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak’s private bank account. He said this when he took … Continue reading

Posted in Muhyiddin Yassin, Najib Abdul Razak, UMNO

The cult that is known as Umno Baru

By Mariam Mokhtar To most people, Umno Baru is a political party. To some of us, Umno Baru is like a cult. It is steeped in ritual and ceremony. The annual general assembly is treated like a pilgrimage. Their gatherings … Continue reading

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Resign or be replaced, Ahmad Said tells Ahmad Razif

PETALING JAYA: Resign or risk having the state government be replaced. That’s the ultimatum Terengganu’s Kijal assemblyman Ahmad Said has given state Menteri Besar Ahmad Razif Abd Rahman, reports The Star. Ahmad Said, the former menteri besar, said he would … Continue reading

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Umno Youth branch leader quits to support Muhyiddin

© Provided by Malay Mail Online Akhramsyah Muammar Ubaidah Sanusi (second from left) said he has already submitted his resignation letter KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 4 — Umno Youth branch leader Akhramsyah Muammar Ubaidah Sanusi has left his party, saying it … Continue reading

Posted in Muhyiddin Yassin, UMNO

Marina laments absence of ‘moral leadership’ in government today

PETALING JAYA: A religious leader stating that war should be waged on non-believers of Islam and a ban on saree-wearing by the Ipoh City Council that have gone without criticism by those in government shows there is an absence of … Continue reading

Posted in Special Interest, UMNO