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Leaders in Pakatan Harapan govt must uphold discipline – Anwar

KOTA KINABALU,  Sept 23 (Bernama) —  PKR president-elect, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said leaders in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government must be disciplined and should not easily forget because of the power they have. All leaders in the PH must carry out changes by eliminating the corrupt attitude[...] [...]

POSTPONEMENT TO ENSURE CLEAN PARTY ELECTION: ANWAR

KOTA KINABALU, 23 Sept (Bernama) — PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said the postponement of party elections in several states yesterday and today was to ensure a clean election process. He said the postponement would allow the party’s election committee to rectify weaknesses that were[...] [...]

Sabah’s 4x400m quartet fetes end of athletics with gold

IPOH, Sept 20 (Bernama) — The Sabah men’s 4×400 metres (m) athletics quartet closed the sport’s curtain in the 2018 Malaysia Games (Sukma) with sweet memories after winning the gold medal at the Perak Stadium today. The Sabah quartet (Riski Tahir, Shahrimien Saimoh, Tonga Jody Edmund and Zaidie Khani[...] [...]

Native courts system still relevant – Chief Justice

KENINGAU, Sept 18 (Bernama) — The Native Courts (MAN) system in Sabah is still relevant and applicable to date, according to Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum. “The MAN system is relevant and applicable… (the community) is still using it and it is still relevant (for them),” he[...] [...]

Cop shoots dead wife, turns gun on himself in Sungai Golok

SUNGAI GOLOK, Sept 11 (Bernama) – A police officer shot dead his wife before turning the gun on himself in front of their seven-year-old daughter in a car in Sungai Golok in the southern province of Narathiwat yesterday. Sungai Golok police chief Col Prayuth Ponsanti said the incident at 5.50 pm (local time) was believed to be caused by[...] [...]

Sabah forest reserve management in for changes

SANDAKAN, Sept 8 (Bernama) — There will be changes in the management of forest reserve in the state in line with the new Sabah state government, says incoming Sabah Forestry Department Chief Conservator, Mashor Mohd Jaini. According to him, the department will be transparent in the implementing programmes on forest[...] [...]

MA63 TO BE REVIVED: TUN MAHATHIR

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 1 (Bernama) — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has assured that the government would give fair treatment to Sabah and Sarawak and will not differentiate between policy and development implementation in the two states with those in Peninsular Malaysia. The prime minister said, in terms of minimum[...] [...]

Four areas in Sabah record moderate API

KOTA KINABALU, Aug 17 (Bernama) – Four districts in Sabah recorded moderate Air Pollutant Index (API) as at 10am today. According to the Department of Environment (DOE) website, the API for Kinarut was 72, followed by Bongawan, 63, Keningau, 61 and Sandakan, 52, while tax-free island, Labuan recorded an API of 78.[...] [...]

KALABAKAN IS NOW SABAH’S NEWEST DISTRICT

TAWAU, Aug 16 (Bernama) — The Kalabakan parliamentary constituency which was formerly under Tawau district, has received approval to become a full district said Sabah Deputy Chief MInister Datuk Jaujan Sambakong. According to Jaujan, Kalabakan and Tawau have become too large for a district and turning Kalabakan township into a district[...] [...]

Govt To Formulate Freedom Of Information Act – Liew

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) — The government will formulate the Freedom of Information Act so as to be in line with the promise made by Pakatan Harapan (PH) in its manifesto, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong. He said the formulation of the legislation[...] [...]