So many issues plaguing govt but PN largely silent, says Khairy
The former minister says the opposition coalition has not been at the forefront of championing many issues that could have put the government on the defensive.
PH retains Pulai, Simpang Jeram with reduced majorities
Pakatan Harapan candidates Suhaizan Kayat and Nazri Abdul Rahman have won the Pulai seat and Simpang Jeram seat, respectively.
Early counts show PH leading in Pulai, Simpang Jeram
The Election Commission says there was a 59% turnout in the Simpang Jeram state constituency as of 5pm, while the Pulai parliamentary seat had recorded less than 50%.
Polling ends, vote-tallying process begins for Johor by-elections
The vote-tallying process is expected to be completed by as early as 8.30pm.
Over 70% voter turnout expected in Pulai, Simpang Jeram by-elections
The Election Commission says the target will surpass the voter turnout recorded in the six state polls last month, if achieved.
Stop using party logo on govt aid, says Anwar after DAP leader's mock cheque controversy
The prime minister, however, appears to tie the practice to Perikatan Nasional.
Muhyiddin names PN candidates for Pulai, Simpang Jeram by-elections
The Perikatan Nasional chairman announces the coalition will field Zulkifli Jaafar for the Pulai seat and Dr Mohd Mazri Yahya for the Simpang Jeram constituency.
22 nomination forms sold for Pulai, Simpang Jeram by-elections
All the forms were purchased by Amanah, PAS, Perikatan Nasional, and independent candidates.
BN to give way to Amanah in Simpang Jeram, Pulai by-elections, says Zahid
He says Barisan Nasional acknowledges that Amanah is the incumbent in those seats, formerly held by the late Salahuddin Ayub.
Emergency ordinances, proclamations preventing by-elections for 3 seats revoked
The Yang di-Pertuan Agong has revoked the six ordinances and proclamations of emergency promulgated in 2020 to prevent the holding of by-elections in Batu Sapi, Gerik and Bugaya amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
UK PM Johnson’s Conservatives lose two by-elections
The defeats, including one in a previously safe seat, could renew speculation about Johnson's future after he earlier this month survived one move by Conservative lawmakers against him.
Govt to consider emergency in Gerik, Bugaya if Covid-19 risks remain
Minister Takiyüddin Hassan says a decision will be made after the matter is referred to the health ministry and National Security Council.