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LAST_UPDATEFri, 28 Nov 2014 12pm

Selangor Budget 2015: Brave & Accountable, Not Just Populist

SHAH ALAM - The Menteri Besar, Mohamed Azmin Ali, has a clear goal and is not merely populist, but accountable and prudent when presenting the Selangor Budget 2015 on November 24.

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More Opportunities For Youths, Please?

More Opportunities For Youths, Please?KUALA LUMPUR: In order to rejuvenate the largest Malay party in the country, the Umno leadership has to take the lead from youths who have been displaying more calibre and potential by dispelling their perceptions about the party, and start incorporating more opportunities to fulfill the needs of the younger generation.

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Najib Opens Umno General Assembly 2014

Datuk Seri Najib Tun RazakKUALA LUMPUR-- The 2014 Umno General Assembly began this morning at the Putra World Trade Centre here Thursday.

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Modern Casanova Cons Three Women Of RM40,000 Via WeChat

GEORGE TOWN: Giovanni Jacopo Casanova was an Italian man in the 18th century whose fame bordered on seducing many women.

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Sedition Act For Good Of All Malaysians, Not Just Malays, Says Shahrizat

Wanita Umno chief Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil (centre) said the defence the Sedition Act 1948 is not a Malay agenda but a Malaysian agenda aimed at protecting the country’s security. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR— Wanita Umno’s defence of the Sedition Act 1948 is not a Malay agenda, but a Malaysian agenda aimed at protecting the security, stability and harmony of the country, Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil said today.

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For 3 Old City Roads, A Multi-Layered History

The new road sign for what was known as Lebuhraya Mahameru is seen. — Malay Mail picture KUALA LUMPUR— The roads here are steeped in history, playing a crucial role in the development of the country and its capital.

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Chinese Firm No Permit To Mine In Terengganu, State Official Confirms

On Monday, Terengganu Mentri Besar Datuk Ahmad Razif Abdul Rahman (centre) denied that CAA Resources was awarded the lucrative deal to reopen the Bukit Besi mines through dubious means. ― file pictureKUALA LUMPUR— A top official from the Terengganu Land and Mines Department has denied issuing a mining leasehold to CAA Resources, the China-based iron ore company now under a corruption probe for claiming it went through back channels to reopen the Bukit Besi mines.

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As UMNO Opening Acts, Analysts See Wings Telling Stale Tale With ‘Regressive’ Rhetorics

After a full day of speeches from the wing leaders and delegates which one analyst called “regressive” rhetoric, several pundits recommended Umno work on offering fresh ideas that will bridge the divide among the different races. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR— For all their sound and fury in opening the much-anticipated Umno general assembly, its youth and women’s wings appear to be mired in partisan and parochial issues that political analysts said is distancing the ruling party from its ambitious reform agenda.

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Call To Maintain Sedition Act Dominates Assemblies Of Three UMNO Wings

Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin said if the Sedition Act were to be amended or improved, the government should maintain the main provisions that prohibit and permit punishment of seditious speeches or behaviour/Pic:AwaniTHE issues concerning the proposed abolition of the Sedition Act 1948 dominated the assemblies of the three Umno wings - Wanita, Youth and Puteri - at the Putra World Trade Centre on Wednesday.

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“I’m Not Resigning”, Says Shahrizat

Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil today vowed not to step down KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil today vowed not to step down as Wanita Umno chief, despite rumours that some members within the movement were calling for her to be ousted.

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