Conversations outside Parliament
Hishamuddin’s big brother blunder, diplomatic snubs go unchecked with democratic process in limbo.
Parliament must be allowed to sit after MPs vaccinated, says DAP rep
There will be no reason to prevent House from convening after everyone is immunised against Covid-19.
Pakatan MPs want Bernas concession reviewed
Monopoly choking competition in national rice industry, says former deputy agriculture minister.
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.
Deputy minister denies showing middle finger to opposition MPs
Willie Mongin says opposition MPs did not see his gesture correctly.
Opposition accuses deputy minister of flashing middle finger
Willie Mongin flashes gesture as budget debate descends into shouting match.
Dewan Rakyat sitting interrupted by fire alarm
MPs and staff left chamber as a precaution, but security checks found nothing amiss.
Death, quarantine narrow majority for budget approval
Challenging for lawmakers from locked-down Sabah to juggle parliamentary duties.
Parliament will close if Covid-19 spread confirmed, says speaker
Azhar Azizan Harun's directive follows advice from Health Ministry.
Was sitting shortened to bury opposition motions, Batu MP asks
Motion to restrict session to the morning is unwarranted, he says.
Pakatan threatens to oppose budget if demands not met
Lim Guan Eng says finance minister must approve 6 items for budget to work.
Speaker asks MPs to unite in fight against Covid-19
Azhar Azizan Harun also thanks Sabah lawmakers for extra sacrifice during quarantine.