Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Alfian is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

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1 day ago

Engage, not shun us, LGBT folk tell govt

They seek talks with religious affairs, health and home ministers after directive to detain transgenders.

Engage, not shun us, LGBT folk tell govt

2 days ago

[WATCH] RM1,000 compound for those who fail to wear face mask in crowded places

PUTRAJAYA has made it compulsory to wear masks in public places from August 1. Those who do not comply can be compounde...

3 days ago

No need for masks when doing physical activity, says senior minister

Children younger than 2 also need not wear masks, says Ismail Sabri. 

No need for masks when doing physical activity, says senior minister

4 days ago

More than 100 arrested for not wearing masks yesterday, says Ismail Sabri

The senior minister says they are among 315 individuals fined for violating the RMCO.

More than 100 arrested for not wearing masks yesterday, says Ismail Sabri

4 days ago

Umno wants bigger share of seats in Sabah polls, says Bung

State chairman says this is because the party has been in the state longer.

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Umno wants bigger share of seats in Sabah polls, says Bung


4 days ago

Warisan, Pakatan failed Sabahans, says Bung Moktar

The Umno man says Warisan and PH have not lived up to their election promises.

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Warisan, Pakatan failed Sabahans, says Bung Moktar

6 days ago

Minister urges cops to nab man caught hitting Nepali

M. Saravanan also calls on public with information on incident to lodge a report.

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Minister urges cops to nab man caught hitting Nepali

1 week ago

Matriculation and teacher training colleges to reopen, says Ismail Sabri

They will open in August and September respectively.

Matriculation and teacher training colleges to reopen, says Ismail Sabri

1 week ago

Better chance of clearing Najib at higher courts, says lawyer

Muhammad Shafee Abdullah says more judges will be involved at the Court of Appeal and Federal Court.

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Better chance of clearing Najib at higher courts, says lawyer

1 week ago

Not the end of the world, says Najib after ruling

Ex-PM hopes he will be successful in his appeal at the higher courts.

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Not the end of the world, says Najib after ruling

1 week ago

Man detained for causing public nuisance at KL court

The man is believed to be a supporter of Najib Razak, who was jailed 12 years and fined RM210 million over graft charges.

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Man detained for causing public nuisance at KL court

1 week ago

Umno has to ‘do something’ after Najib’s conviction, says Zahid

He says Umno will take action to 'steer the direction of the present government'.

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Umno has to ‘do something’ after Najib’s conviction, says Zahid

1 week ago

Police warn Najib supporters to observe Covid-19 rules

About 300 people seen milling outside KL Court Complex, some from out of state.

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Police warn Najib supporters to observe Covid-19 rules

1 week ago

Sarawak to restrict intrastate movement August 1-14

Flights into the state from the peninsula, Sabah and Labuan will also be reduced during the same period.

Sarawak to restrict intrastate movement August 1-14

1 week ago

Govt restricts Aidiladha sacrifice to 10 animals, no feast

Ismail Sabri says authorities prefer ritual take place in slaughterhouse to reduce Covid-19 risk.

Govt restricts Aidiladha sacrifice to 10 animals, no feast