Dr Mahathir tells why it’s ‘not nice’ to invite Najib to palace
The former prime minister reacts to criticism over pictures showing Najib Razak at two palace events with the Agong recently.
The royal touch in Johor politics
Many remember the help they received from the palace, even as politicians fight it out ahead of the state election this weekend.
Businessmen with palace address on ICs claim trial to giving false information
If convicted, they could face imprisonment of up to three years, a maximum fine of RM20,000 or both.
Poser over confidentiality of palace docs after politician’s office leaks letter to press
This follows an incident late last month when an MP from PKR shared the image of a letter purportedly from the Agong to the prime minister.
Kelantan sultan consents for palace to be used as jab centre
Istana Balai Besar in Kota Bharu is the only palace in the state to be used for this purpose.
Agong’s signature not essential for revocation of ordinances, says former top judge
Gopal Sri Ram cites a precedent set in a landmark constitutional case six decades ago showing that ultimate authority lies with the Cabinet.
Royal audiences with political leaders to discuss Covid-19 efforts, says palace
Istana Negara says the king met with 18 political leaders as well as the head of the Special Independent Committee on Emergency, Arifin Zakaria.
Close ranks to fight Covid-19, Agong tells politicians
He urges politicians to be a role model for the people to ensure the well-being of the country.
Agong can allow Parliament to convene during emergency, says palace
Istana Negara says this can be done at a suitable date on the advice of the prime minister.
What Anwar should do
Our concern should be the numbers brought to us each day by Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, not the numbers concocted by a certain politician or his supporters in the media.
Agong welcomes politicians’ spirit of consensus ahead of budget
He hopes Putrajaya will also refine every proposal submitted to the government on the budget so that it becomes 'inclusive and comprehensive'.