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I Have Desire To Be A Leader – Mukhriz

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KUALA LUMPUR – Former Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir told the High Court here today that it was his desire to be a leader, but not through a “secret pact” as claimed by former DAP vice-chairman Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim. The Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) deputy president said everyone…

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Mukhriz Mahathir Sells Shares In Opcom

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KUALA LUMPUR – Opcom Holdings Bhd’s Founder, Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, has disposed of 43,600 shares and 605,000 shares in the company on Jan 2 and Jan 3, 2018 respectively. In a filing to Bursa Malaysia today, the fibre optic company said, Mukhriz’s direct interests in the company currently stood at 40.61 million shares, equivalent…

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Hearing Of Mukhriz’s Defamation Suit Against Tengku Sharifuddin On July 13

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KUALA LUMPUR – The High Court today set July 13 for hearing of a defamation suit brought by former Kedah menteri besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir against the Press Secretary to the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Tengku Sharifuddin Tengku Ahmad. Judge Datuk Ahmad Zaidi Ibrahim fixed the date in chambers in the presence…

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PPBM Wants ‘Election Pact’ With PAS – Mukhriz

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PORT DICKSON – The Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) wants an election pact with PAS to avoid three-cornered fights during the coming 14th General Election (GE14). Its deputy president, Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir said PPBM would hold talks with PAS to form an election pact. “Like it or not, we (PPBM) need to have a…

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Mukhriz’s Suit Against Tengku Sharifuddin Merely For Political Purposes, Says Lawyer

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KUALA LUMPUR – The High Court here today heard that Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s defamation suit against the Prime Minister’s press secretary is merely for political purposes. Lawyer Datuk Seri Jahaberdeen Mohamed Yunoos, representing Datuk Seri Tengku Sharifuddin Tengku Ahmad, said the press statements issued by his client made no reference to Mukhriz and anyone…

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UMNO Members Who Are With Mukhriz Can Leave Party

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JITRA – UMNO members who side with Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir can quit the party as their presence could disrupt its unity, said Kubang Pasu UMNO head Datuk Seri Mohd Johari Baharom. If these members remained in UMNO, their presence would only cause a split among other members who are loyal to the party’s…

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PM’s Press Secretary Applies To Strike Out Mukhriz’s Lawsuit

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KUALA LUMPUR – The prime minister’s press secretary Datuk Seri Tengku Sharifuddin Tengku Ahmad has filed an application to strike out Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s lawsuit against him. The defendant’s lawyer Ooi She Yi told reporters that he filed the application on grounds that the former Kedah menteri besar’s lawsuit was scandalous, frivolous, vexatious and…

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Mukhriz, PM’s Aide Advised To Seek Mediation

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KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir and the Prime Minister’s press secretary Datuk Seri Tengku Sarifuddin Tengku Ahmad have been advised to opt for mediation to find a possible settlement to their civil dispute. High Court Judicial Commissioner Roslan Abu Bakar advised both parties to seek mediation in order to find an amicable settlement. This…

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Muhyiddin And Mukhriz Looking For A Platform To Continue Their Cause

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KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir say they will look for a “sustainable platform” to continue their cause but need time to do so. Muhyiddin said they needed time to mull over the direction they would take because they no longer had a political platform. “We need to think about…

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Accept And Understand Sacking Of Muhyiddin, Mukhriz With Open Heart

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KUALA LUMPUR – UMNO vice-president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein today called on all UMNO members nationwide to accept the sacking of Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir with an open heart. He said UMNO members should also understand that the sacking of the duo was not done based on the sentiments…

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June 17 For PM’s Press Secretary To File Defence Statement In Mukhriz’s Defamation Suit

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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court has set June 17 for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s press secretary to file his statement of defence in former Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s defamation suit against him. Mukhriz’s lawyer Mohamed Haniff Khatri Abdulla told reporters that deputy registrar K. Pavani who set the date…

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Let Mukhriz Stand On His Own Two Feet: PM To Dr. M

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KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad should retire gracefully and allow his son, Datuk Seri Muhkriz to stand on his own feet politically, especially as the ex-Kedah Mentri Besar now claimed to have 80 percent support within Umno, said the Press Secretary to the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Tengku Sariffuddin Tengku Ahmad. Datuk Seri Najib…

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Shafie Apdal, Mukhriz Show Up At Muhyiddin PC

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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal and former Kedah mentri besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir have joined Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin at the latter’s press conference. Both arrived at about 10.45am at Muhyiddin’s office in Bukit Damansara where Muhyiddin is scheduled to talk to reporters about his future in…

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Najib Expected To Present Endorsement Letter For New Kedah MB Today

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PETALING JAYA: The Kedah mentri besar crisis is about to come to an end with Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak expected to meet the Regency Council today. The Prime Minister has been granted an audience to present the official documents that will usher in a new mentri besar for Kedah. The audience will take place…

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Plotters To Oust Mukhriz Caused UMNO To Lose Kedah In 2008

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LANGKAWI – The group who are plotting to oust Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir from being the Kedah Menteri Besar were those who had caused Umno to lose in the State in the 2008 general elections, former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed said here today. Describing the group as not having a good reputation, he…

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Mukhriz Mahathir States Loyalty To UMNO

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ALOR SETAR – Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, facing an expression of no-confidence from Kedah UMNO leaders, said he remains loyal to UMNO and dismissed assumptions he would switch to another party. He said what he wanted to do now was to strengthen the party to face the 14th general election, due in…

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Kedah MB Mukhriz Discharges Duties As Usual

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ALOR SETAR: Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, facing an expression of no-confidence from Kedah UMNO leaders, went about his duties as the menteri besar as usual today. Accompanied by his wife Toh Puan Norzieta Zakaria, he attended an investiture in conjunction with the 88th birthday of the Sultan of Kedah at Istana Anak Bukit here. At…

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Kedah MB Mukhriz Discharges Duties As Usual

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ALOR SETAR – Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, facing an expression of no-confidence from Kedah UMNO leaders, went about his duties as the menteri besar as usual today. Accompanied by his wife Toh Puan Norzieta Zakaria, he attended an investiture in conjunction with the 88th birthday of the Sultan of Kedah at Istana Anak Bukit here. At…

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Nearly 1,000 Rally In Support Of Mukhriz

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ALOR SETAR – Nearly 1,000 people gathered at the Kedah Umno building here in support of Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir. They gathered since 8pm today to voice support for Mukhriz who was said to be present in the building to attend the Jerlun Umno Division meeting tonight. As soon as Mukhriz, who…

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Let The People Decide My Position As Menteri Besar

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ALOR SETAR – Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir has left it to the people of Kedah to evaluate his performance and the effectiveness of his work as the Menteri Besar of the state since May 6, 2013. He said his position as the menteri besar was based on the mandate and trust given by the…

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Kedah UMNO Rejects Mukhriz’s Leadership

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ALOR SETAR – The majority of Kedah UMNO leaders today expressed no-confidence in Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir as the menteri besar and chairman of the state UMNO liaison committee. Kedah UMNO liaison committee deputy chairman Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanifah announced this after a closed-door meeting with almost all UMNO assemblymen and MPs…

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Mukhriz Denies Involvement In ‘Team 5M’

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KUALA LUMPUR – UMNO Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir has denied that he is involved in a group dubbed as ‘Team 5M’ who allegedly would contest the party’s top positions in 2018. The Kedah Menteri Besar said such group did not exist and did not rule out the possibility that it…

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No Development Project At Sungai Batu Archaeological Site

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ALOR SETAR – The Kedah Government will disallow development projects to be implemented on the Sungai Batu archaeological site for fear of destruction to treasures thousands of years old. Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir said some land owners in Sungai Batu had submitted applications to the local authorities to develop their land but were…

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Langkawi, The Tourist Gateway To Kedah – Mukhriz

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MILAN (Italy) – Kedah would be using Langkawi, already renowned throughout the world as a resort island, to promote the state’s other tourism products, said Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir. “When they (international community) know that Langkawi Island is located in Kedah, then they’ll get interested in other tourism products in the state,…

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Ignore Unverified Info On Social Media

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BESUT – UMNO members have been reminded to ignore unverified information on the social media, especially in connection with the government administration and the party’s internal matters. UMNO Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir said any information which had not been assessed would adversely affect the future of the party as there…

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Kedah Sacrified Its Land For National Food Production

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ALOR SETAR – The Kedah state government had long sacrificed a large part of its land for national food production, and wants the federal government to take note of this. Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir said the state, known as the “Rice Bowl of Malaysia”, had allocated a large area of 240,000 hectares for…

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Kedah Used To Be “Land Of Rubbish”, Now Among Cleanest States

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ALOR SETAR – Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir today expressed his happiness that Kedah Darul Aman, once also known as “Darul Sampah” (Land of Rubbish) has changed its image to become one of the cleanest states in Malaysia. In fact, he said, this new appearance was admitted by his counterparts from the other…

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Kedah MB Caution For Students Over IS Group

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ALOR SETAR – Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir has advised students from the state pursuing higher education in Egypt to stay away from politics there. He said the students must be strong enough to refrain from being influenced by the current political instability in Egypt and threats from groups such as…

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Human Trafficking, A Serious Crime – Mukhriz

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POKOK SENA – The burial today of the remains of 21 human trafficking victims found at Bukit Wang Burma, Wang Kelian last month, is clear evidence that the crime is a serious problem that needs to be addressed. Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir who said this, felt that human trafficking was getting increasingly serious,…

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Langkawi District Local Plan Needs Replacement

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LANGKAWI – The Langkawi Tourism Action Council (MPLBP) needs to expedite replacing the Langkawi District Local Plan by year’s end, said Menteri Besar Kedah Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir. He said the state government agreed that the existing Langkawi District Local Plan be replaced by taking into consideration land value, setting up of new…

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