Tag Archive | "decision"

Perak: Losing confidence

Perak: Losing confidence

IT is a cardinal rule in the game of musical chairs that once someone has occupied a seat, no one else can validly sit in it. The Federal Court however, appears to think otherwise in declaring the Barisan Nasional (BN)’s Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir the rightful Perak Menteri Besar. This is despite the [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in ColumnsComments (14)

Kit Siang wants Tee Keat referred to privileges committee

Kit Siang wants Tee Keat referred to privileges committee

KUALA LUMPUR, 25 June 2009: DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang has submitted a motion to refer Transport Minister Datuk Seri Ong Tee Keat to Parliament’s Privileges Committee. “This is for misleading Parliament in his eight-minute ministerial statement on the Port Klang Free Zone (PKFZ) scandal on 22 June (2009),” Lim said in a press conference [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off

Not contesting Penanti a wise decision

PUTRAJAYA, 19 May 2009: The Barisan Nasional (BN) supreme council’s decision not to contest the Penanti state by-election in Penang is an appropriate move as it has to concentrate on managing the country and the economy, several leaders said today. Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said the decision would enable the BN to [...]

Tags: , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (3)

Nik Aziz says to respect Sultan’s decision

KOTA BARU, 5 Feb 2009: Kelantan Menteri Besar Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat respects the decision of the Sultan of Perak not to dissolve the state legislative assembly. Nik Aziz also said the Sultan’s decision to direct Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Muhammad Nizar Jamaluddin to resign should be respected as the Ruler has [...]

Tags: , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (1)

Will Perak snap?

Will Perak snap?

Tarnished silver (© Chris Deraud / sxc.hu) THE silver state is in crisis, with the Pakatan Raykat-led state government having lost its majority in the legislative assembly with four assemblypersons leaving its fold. Now, with the Perak government in limbo, experts tell The Nut Graph that the best option for the formation of a state [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in FeaturesComments Off


  • The Nut Graph

 

Switch to our mobile site