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PEKAN - Barisan Nasional does not practice favouritism when giving aid to the people in the country, said Umno’s Voter Registration and Membership Bureau chairman Datuk Seri Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim.

He said the aid was given to all those eligible, regardless of their religion, race or which political party their parents were affiliated with.

“Be grateful to Allah for the aid because there are still many people not as lucky, like children in countries facing crisis.

“From my experience as chairman of the 1Malaysia Putera Club which has been sending aid to countries in conflicts, such as Palestine and Rohingya, our country is far better and we should be grateful,” he said.

He was speaking at the presentation of school aid by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to 2,000 primary students in the Pekan parliamentary constituency at the Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Convention Hall here on Sunday.

Abdul Azeez also said the people should also “open their eyes” at all the efforts made by Barisan Nasional (BN) to help the people.

He said the ‘Happy to School’ programme was not only carried out in Pekan , but also 78 other parliamentary constituencies in the country, including 12 in

KOTA KINABALU - Pakatan Harapan should give opportunity to those most qualified to be candidates for prime minister and deputy prime minister, said Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS).

Describing the move by Pakatan today to name Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as prime minister as "Mahathirism", PBS secretary-general Datuk Johnny Mositun said politics should not be about preserving family legacy or dynasty.

"In this case, it gives us the impression that this is how the opposition operates.

"It is a pity for

KUALA LUMPUR - Who exactly will be Pakatan Harapan’s nominee as the Prime Minister, if the opposition pact wins the 14th General Election (GE14) ?

Utusan Malaysia reported that this is the question which has cropped up now, after the four parties making up the opposition pact failed to reach a consensus on the matter.

The tussle for the Prime Minister’s post has seen the opposition pact in their eagerness to bring down Barisan Nasional in GE14, being placed on the verge of a turmoil said the

SHAH ALAM - Selangor Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali (pic) and PKR Wanita chief Zuraida Kamaruddin are expected to contest the Shah Alam and Hulu Langat parliamentary seats in the next general election, according to a source.

It said their names, along with the names of the seats, were submitted at a meeting of the Selangor Pakatan Harapan Election Commit­tee here yesterday.

PAS contested and won the two seats for the Opposition in the 13th general election in 2013.

“PKR may

KUALA LUMPUR - Reading through Pakatan Harapan's list of proposed reforms is akin to reading copies of earlier declarations made over the past 20 years since 1998, says Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak.

He said the 13-point major reforms were amongst the announcements made today, which would be immediately implemented if they (Pakatan Harapan) won the coming general election due to be called over the next few months.

"For example, the point about 'reform

KUALA LUMPUR - In its bid to combat fake news on social media as the 14th general election looms, Barisan Nasional has rolled out its very own portal called “theRakyat”.

In launching the website last night, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said social media has become the primary source of information among the people.

“In the 13th general election, we became the victim of fake news, although the term was not popular back then.

“The reality is, fake news has become the Opposition’s

KUALA LUMPUR - Barisan Nasional component party leaders kicked off the new year with a supreme council meeting to reinforce preparation for the 14th general election.

Held at the Putra World Trade Centre, the closed door session lasted almost two hours, ending at about 10.45pm yesterday.

Without going into the meeting details, MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said component parties were focusing on forming a united front to face the general election, which must be held by August this

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