Politics

Gate scanners to be used for the first time at Umno assembly
Sunday, November 23, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) has upgraded its security surveillance system by installing gate scanners to scan metal objects at the Merdeka Hall entrance in view of the UMNO General Assembly 2014 (UGA 2014).

PWTC Safety Director Nasaruddin Zahari said that the two gate scanners which were being installed for the first time, were to ensure the safety of the delegates, and that the assembly ran smoothly....

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110 per cent loan for PR1MA house buyers
Sunday, November 23, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR-- Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said loan offers of as high as 110 percent will be extended to 1Malaysia Housing Project (PR1MA) house buyers by selected financial institutions.

The prime minister said this was a continuance of the government's effort to help the people pertaining to the housing project.

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Beware of bogus policemen on the prowl
Saturday, November 22, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR -- The police have warned the public to be wary of a group posing as police officers to hoodwink them into parting with money to free their loved ones supposedly caught with drugs.

Since January, six similar cases were reported to the police, amounting to losses of about RM48,000.

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Stop targetting Azmin, Chegubard told
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Several PKR leaders have brushed aside persistent allegations by suspended party member Badrul Hisham Shaharin against Selangor Mentri Besar Mohamed Azmin Ali, claiming that the former was high on personal agenda.

PKR Local Government Bureau chairman William Leong said...

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BFF not for political gains
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Some lawyers have no objection to the idea of  forming a movement called Bona Fide Friends of Umno (BFF) but caution against exploitation by self-serving political parties.

Lawyer Mohd Khairul Azam Abdul Aziz reasoned that it was important for the group to distance itself from political influence....

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Flood victims in Terengganu rise to 5,550
Friday, November 21, 2014

KUALA TERENGGANU -- The number of flood victims in Terengganu being moved to flood evacuation centres have risen to 5,550 this morning from 4,813 last night.

Terengganu National Security Council acting secretary Roslina Ngah in a statement said five districts were affected by floods that entered the fourth day as at 9 am today.

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No politician, insider involved in illegal immigrant issue
Friday, November 21, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Immigration Department today (yesterday) confirmed that investigations on illegal immigrants entering the country are not linked to any politician or anyone within the department.

Immigration Deputy Director-General (Control Division) Datuk Sakib Kusmi said illegal immigrants were brought in by illegal agents through rat routes.
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Build-then-sell concept will cause house price hike
Friday, November 21, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR -- Forced adoption of the build-then-sell concept on housing developers can lead to the price pressure phenomenon which will lead to a hike in the price of houses in the country.

Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan said that was why the government decided not to compel housing developers to adopt the concept as it would also cause a reduction in the supply of houses....

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After Vell Paari, T.Mohan tells Palanivel to resign
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Another MIC member has come out in the open to call for the resignation of party president Datuk Seri G.Palanivel over his lack of leadership of the party.

Former MIC Youth chief Datuk T.Mohan said he agreed with party strategic director...

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BN politicians must exercise restraint, says Soi Lek
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Following a recent remark by an MCA leader reminding Umno to be mindful of its language, a former president of the Chinese party has advised politicians to exercise restraint instead of being confrontational.

According to immediate past president of MCA Tan Sri Dr Chua Soi Lek, leaders within the Barisan Nasional coalition should not seek political fame at the coalition’s expense....

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