Aminah Farid

Aminah is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


1 month ago

Parliament approves funding for 3 ministries by voice vote

MPs still to decide on allocation for 19 ministries, with 8 now passed at committee stage.

Parliament approves funding for 3 ministries by voice vote

1 month ago

RM1.44 billion won’t lift fishermen, farmers out of poverty, says Dr Mahathir

Budget 2021 allocations not aimed at improving existing agriculture policies.

RM1.44 billion won’t lift fishermen, farmers out of poverty, says Dr Mahathir

1 month ago

Speaker unsure about middle-finger incident 

Clip of Puncak Borneo MP too fuzzy, will view Kota Melaka’s ‘clearer’ version.

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Speaker unsure about middle-finger incident 

1 month ago

Two new virus clusters identified, both in Sabah

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says both clusters were traced to a symptomatic individual.

Two new virus clusters identified, both in Sabah

1 month ago

1,522 Covid-19 recoveries, 1,472 new cases, 3 deaths

Health D-G says number of active cases dropped for third consecutive day.

1,522 Covid-19 recoveries, 1,472 new cases, 3 deaths


1 month ago

Deputy minister denies showing middle finger to opposition MPs

Willie Mongin says opposition MPs did not see his gesture correctly.

Deputy minister denies showing middle finger to opposition MPs

1 month ago

Opposition accuses deputy minister of flashing middle finger

Willie Mongin flashes gesture as budget debate descends into shouting match.

Opposition accuses deputy minister of flashing middle finger

1 month ago

Tellers reminded to count MP noses before counting votes

Person counting votes must ensure each lawmaker is visible to him, says deputy speaker.

Tellers reminded to count MP noses before counting votes

1 month ago

Malaysia should declare US, Israel terrorist countries, says PAS MP

America act like the king of the world, says Pasir Puteh lawmaker. 

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Malaysia should declare US, Israel terrorist countries, says PAS MP

1 month ago

Speaker under fire for govt vote miscount

Error changes nothing, result stands, says his deputy.

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Speaker under fire for govt vote miscount

1 month ago

RM1.17 billion spent fighting Covid-19, said Adham

Health authorities have screened more than 2.5 million people for infection.

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RM1.17 billion spent fighting Covid-19, said Adham

1 month ago

Kuching CMCO ends today

Order is lifted as scheduled.

Kuching CMCO ends today

1 month ago

Partial lockdown in Tongkang Pecah, Johor

15-day conditional MCO to affect 16,300 residents, says Ismail Sabri.

Partial lockdown in Tongkang Pecah, Johor

1 month ago

Disgust, anger over SOP-defying ministers

Young Malaysians ask if political expediency reason ‘power-hungry’ getting away with flouting Covid-19 rules.  

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Disgust, anger over SOP-defying ministers

1 month ago

Special task force for Top Glove infections

The Teratai cluster, which includes the Top Glove facilities, is Malaysia’s largest to date, says senior minister.

Special task force for Top Glove infections