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Anwar’s Budget ‘strategy’ could impact his quest for PM, say analysts

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 1 -- Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's credibility took a big hit after last Thursday's Budget 2021 debacle in Parliament, analysts said. This could potentially have an adverse effect on Anwar's standing as Pakatan Harapan's (PH) prime minister of choice, they...

Aamir Khan’s daughter Ira talks about living by herself, says ‘it’s a nice feeling’, see pic

India, Nov. 28 -- Actor Aamir Khan's daughter Ira is quite active on social media and routinely shares updates on her life. She took to Instagram Stories to post a picture of herself as she spoke about her home. Sharing a selfie, she wrote: "I...

DAP sources: MPs toeing line set by Anwar but some upset with decision on budget

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 26 -- Sources from DAP have explained that all its MPs received instruction from Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim against bloc voting for the Budget 2021 that was subsequently approved in the first stage earlier. According to them, the instruction was...

Dr Siti Mariah urges Amanah members to stop attacking Anwar, saying focus should be on Muhyiddin

Amanah Vice President Dr Siti Mariah Mahmud says party members should stop attacking component partners in Pakatan Harapan (PH) and focus their attention on PM Muhyiddin Yassin instead. She says the PM is clearly the enemy number one of the PH, not Anwar Ibrahim, who...

‘I’m so sorry’: Singer Alif Satar apologises to close contacts after testing positive for Covid-19

PETALING JAYA, Nov. 23 -- Malaysian singer Alif Satar has personally apologised to some of his close contacts after he tested positive for Covid-19 yesterday. Alif, 30, had performed at the Muzik Muzik 35 (SFMM35) programme at Plaza Alam Sentral in Shah Alam on Friday...

Anthony Blinken, likely secretary of state, is positive on US-India ties

India, Nov. 23 -- US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to appoint Anthony Blinken, a long-time national security and foreign policy expert who has been enthusiastic about ties with India and called China a "common challenge", as his secretary of state, US media reported. Jake...

What is next for Anwar after dealings with Umno?

Anwar and Mahathir
Anwar Ibrahim, the opposition leader, got his hands dirty in dealings with Umno to form a new government. This has left him stranded with a chaotic Pakatan Harapan alliance in limbo despite the show of unity among them. There is no doubt about it. Anwar got...

NASA shares picture of ‘gravitational lensing’. It is intriguing

India, Nov. 14 -- NASA seems to never fail to use its social media presence to entertain as well as educate netizens. Their latest post is a testament to this notion. The share may leave you a little bit smarter and a whole lot...

Tourism Malaysia Singapore office wins social media praise for ‘showing love’ to island republic

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 12 -- The Tourism Malaysia Singapore's office is winning social media praises for its camaraderie towards its Singapore counterpart. In a simple Facebook post using just the flags of Malaysia, Singapore and the heart emoji, internet users including Visit Singapore thanked Tourism...

Umany apologises and withdraws Facebook posting on Agong

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 12 -- The University of Malaya Association of New Youth (Umany) has withdrawn a Facebook post deemed critical of the Agong and issued an apology. In a statement today, Umany said it had reached the decision after discussions with several constitutional experts. The...