Tag: by-election

Bid to compel EC to call by-elections in Perak

Hafiz Yatim (Malaysiakini) Perak legislative assembly speaker V Sivakumar has filed an application for a judicial review of the Election Commission’s (EC) decision not to call for by-elections in three state seats.

"We don't want another KT"

By Shanon Shah [email protected] THE upcoming by-election in Bukit Selambau, Kedah, on 7 April will be tricky. At least in Bukit Gantang and Batang Ai, by-elections were called as a result of the incumbents’ deaths. The Bukit Selambau by-election was called because the incumbent, Parti

More calls for fresh elections in Perak

Hafiz Yatim (Malaysiakini) Following the on-going political wrangle in Perak that saw the state assembly seating held under a tree, there are now renewed calls for fresh elections to be held.

RM300 “gift” mystery unsolved

ON 16 Jan 2009, during the Kuala Terengganu (KT) by-election, more than a dozen journalists were asked to list their names, organisations, and telephone numbers on a blank piece of paper. The request was made by a staff member at the KT by-election media centre.

No by-election in Bukit Lanjan yet

Rahmah Ghazali (Malaysiakini) The question of having a by-election in Bukit Lanjan following assemblyperson Elizabeth Wong’s offer to quit the post does not arise for now.

Police, EC and MACC should investigate bribery of journalists

MEDIA STATEMENT Kuala Lumpur: The authorities should immediately investigate reports that officers from the Terengganu state Information Ministry had offered RM300 cash to journalists covering the Kuala Terengganu by-election over the weekend.

Ada apa dengan KT By Election??

K. Shan UMNO once again fail to understand their defeat in KT.The arrogance and lord like behavior continue to be reflected even after the results were slapped on their face.Once again, UMNO stooges start to blame each other on sabotage and not working hard enough

Official: PAS wins KT by 2,631 votes

Malaysiakini Team (Malaysiakini) Malaysiakini is going live with the coverage of the Kuala Terengganu by-election. News are updated as they come in. Please refresh your page for the latest updates.

By-election will test political drift — Anil Netto

Malaysian Insider JAN 17 — Following the political tsunami in March, which propelled a disparate opposition alliance to power in five of 13 states, voters in the capital of oil-rich Terengganu will determine today if an “east coast monsoon” will drive the alliance closer to