King not compelled to act on cabinet’s advice, say experts

Power to revoke emergency ordinances vested in person who declared the laws, constitutional lawyers say.

By Raevathi Supramaniam · 4 days ago

King not compelled to act on cabinet’s advice, say experts

Can the rakyat suggest names for the cabinet?

· 5 days ago

Govt acted legally in revoking ordinances, says PMO

King informed on cabinet’s advice to cancel emergency laws, it says.

· 5 days ago

Govt acted legally in revoking ordinances, says PMO

Calls for cabinet, speaker and A-G to quit after Agong’s rebuke

Opposition MPs, civil societies say it is the right thing to do for misleading king over the revocation of emergency ordinances.

By Noel Achariam, Ravin Palanisamy · 5 days ago

Calls for cabinet, speaker and A-G to quit after Agong’s rebuke

The king reigns, he does not rule, but he may remind

· 1 month ago



Agong reiterates message on Parliament reopening loud and clear

The monarch tells House leaders that Parliament should convene ‘soon as possible’.

By Alfian Z.M. Tahir · 1 month ago

Agong reiterates message on Parliament reopening loud and clear

Govt to act on king’s decree based on constitutional provisions

PM’s office says it has taken note of monarch’s order, will take follow-up steps.

· 1 month ago

Govt to act on king’s decree based on constitutional provisions

Message from the palace loud and clear, analysts tell Putrajaya

Perikatan cannot give any more excuses for not reconvening Parliament.

By Alfian Z.M. Tahir, Diyana Ibrahim · 1 month ago

Message from the palace loud and clear, analysts tell Putrajaya

King wants Parliament to reconvene as soon as possible

Agong aware of Dewan Rakyat’s important role for discussions on pandemic.

· 1 month ago

King wants Parliament to reconvene as soon as possible

King to meet sultans on June 16 over Covid-19 situation, says report

Sources say not a Conference of Rulers session but a special emergency meeting.

· 1 month ago

King to meet sultans on June 16 over Covid-19 situation, says report

Palace postpones Agong’s birthday celebration events

Decision a protective measure to prevent worsening of Covid-19 crisis.

· 2 months ago · 1 comment

Palace postpones Agong’s birthday celebration events

King, queen perform prayer for Palestinians

40 other worshippers, comprising officials and staff of the royal family, join in the salatul hajat at main surau of Istana Negara.

· 2 months ago

King, queen perform prayer for Palestinians

Observe new norm of Aidilfitri to fight Covid-19, says Agong

He says this will require a high level of cooperation and patience among the people.

· 2 months ago · 1 comment

Observe new norm of Aidilfitri to fight Covid-19, says Agong

Agong proud of Chow’s achievement in IGCSE

Chow earned the prestigious award after beating nearly a million other students worldwide.

· 3 months ago

Agong proud of Chow’s achievement in IGCSE

King urges people to be disciplined amid spike in Covid-19 cases

Don’t let your guard down or view lightly govt SOP, he advises.

· 3 months ago

King urges people to be disciplined amid spike in Covid-19 cases