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Voter turnout critical if fresh state election is called

Political analysts are of the opinion that if the Selangor state assembly is to be dissolved to pave way for fresh state election, voter turnout will play a critical role whether Pakatan Rakyat or Barisan Nasional will get to run the state.

Homecoming of the departed, finally

Families of some of the Malaysians on board MH17 could finally see their loved ones home.

MAS restructuring not complete without operations and business overhaul: PAC

The 12-point plan mapped by Khazanah Nasional Bhd for Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will not be complete if it does not involve the restructuring of the airline's operations and business.

MCA makes preparation for Pengkalan Kubor by-election

The MCA election machinery is making preparation for the Pengkalan Kubor by-election in Kelantan on Sept 25. MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the party has formed a committee at central level to coordinate work on the ground.

Don't politicize Mahathir's criticism: PPKM

The Malaysian Government Retirees Association (PPKM) has called on all quarters to not politicise or exploit Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's criticism against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's administration.

Govt hopes to present draft National Harmony Bill end of next year

The government hopes to present the draft of the National Harmony Bill, which replaces the Sedition Act, to Parliament by the end of next year.

Malaysia can create own Facebook like China: Rais

Malaysia can create its own social website like 'Facebook' as introduced in China for its own people in the effort to control seditious statements which could threaten public order, said Social and Cultural Affairs Advisor to the Government, Tan Sri Dr Rais Yatim.

Malaysia welcomes long-term ceasefire between Israel, Palestine

Malaysia welcomes the long-term ceasefire agreement between Israel and Palestine, brokered by Egypt on Aug 26, said Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman.

Bursa to consolidate next week

Bursa Malaysia is expected to consolidate next week in the absence of lack local leads, smaller cap stocks breather, overextended broad market rally, concerns over sluggish growth in Europe and renewed Ukraine-Russia tension.

Police to arrest PPS members if activities continued: IGP

Police will arrest members of Penang Voluntary Patrol Squad (PPS) if they continue the activities of the illegal society.