Despite furore, Cambridge Analytica won’t be a big election issue, say analysts

THE international controversy surrounding data analytics and political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica (CA) and its links with the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition as well as a Pakatan Harapan (PH) leader...

All set for battle royale in Ayer Hitam

KUALA LUMPUR: DAP was bold enough to field its state chief Liew Chin Tong in Ayer Hitam because the Chinese community in the constituency wanted a battle between two Chinese giants...

Johor a swing state in Malaysia general election as hot-button issues come to the...

JOHOR BAHRU: Johor, the birthplace of the ruling UMNO party, is no longer a safe bet as the southern Malaysian state morphs into a major battleground in the coming general elections...

MCA bakal hilang 3 kerusi Parlimen di Johor

PENGANALISIS menjangkakan MCA akan menjadi parti paling terjejas di Johor pada pilihan raya umum akan datang, gagal mempertahankan tiga daripada empat kerusi Parlimen miliknya di negeri itu. Parti kedua terbesar Barisan Nasional...

‘PAS’ failure drawing crowd to Pakatan events in Kelantan’

KUALA LUMPUR: The huge presence of listeners during Pakatan Harapan’s event in Bachok, Kelantan last weekend sent a strong signal to the Pakatan coalition, PAS and Barisan Nasional (BN) to gear...

Pakatan pertaruh manifesto ‘bulan dan bintang’, kata penganalisis

MANIFESTO Pakatan Harapan (PH) untuk Pilihan Raya Umum ke-14 (PRU14) yang diumumkan malam tadi menyasarkan untuk meringankan beban dihadapi kebanyakan rakyat Malaysia, dengan ada yang menyifatkan ia bagai menawarkan “bulan dan...

Having woman DPM more an issue of political will, say analysts

THE question of having a woman deputy prime minister is not one for Malaysians, but the national leadership to execute, said political observers, in conjunction with International Women’s Day today and...

PRU14 mungkin jadi referendum pilih wanita sebagai TPM

PEMERHATI berpendapat, parti politik harus berani mencalonkan wanita ke jawatan kanan dalam pentadbiran negara dan tidak menunggu penerimaan rakyat terlebih dahulu. Menurut pengkaji Unversiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia Dr Maszlee Malik, tindakan berani...

Uphill task for Nurul Izzah at Lembah Pantai

KUALA LUMPUR: It would be an arduous task for PKR vice-president and incumbent Lembah Pantai MP Nurul Izzah Anwar to retain the seat, an analyst said today. Prof Ahmad Atory Hussain said...

Belum tentu untungkan BN

GENDANG PRU14 semakin kencang dipalu, pelbagai isu mula kedengaran dan pemimpin setiap parti mula turun padang bertemu pengundi. Namun isu yang tidak kurang pentingnya adalah perpecahan undi Melayu. Umum mengetahui jika sebelum...