The Star Online|Malaysia 13th General Election

Thursday, April 18, 2013

GE13: MASwings - All flights within Sabah, Sarawak during election period at RM66

KOTA KINABALU: All domestic flights within Sabah and Sarawak are priced from RM66 during the election period. Malaysia Airlines’ wholly-owned subsidiary, MASwings is giving this offer from April 18 to 30 for travels between April 19 and May 17.

GE13: Sabah – Multi-cornered fights on the cards as SAPP reveals candidates list

KOTA KINABALU: With candidates lists for DAP and Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP) out, the scene is set for multi-cornered fights with Barisan Nasional in two parliamentary and eight state seats.

GE13: PKR’s Jeffrey Jomion quits to join State Reform Party

KOTA KINABALU: A PKR’s National Supreme Council member Jeffrey Jomion has resigned from the party to join the Sabah chapter of the State Reform Party (STAR) on Thursday.

GE13: Kedah – three-cornered fight for Alor Setar on the cards

ALOR SETAR: A three-cornered fight for the Alor Setar parliamentary seat is on the cards after Jawahar Raja Abdul Wahid from Malaysian United People’s Party (Bersama) said he would contest for the seat.

GE13: Azmin – More fresh faces than veterans among PKR’s 102 parliament and 162 state seat candidates

SUBANG JAYA: More than half of PKR’s 102 parliamentary and 162 state candidates will be running for seats for the first time in the 13th general election.

DAP to contest under PKR, PAS banners if RoS does not revoke letter derecognising party’s CEC

KUALA LUMPUR: DAP has given the Registrar of Societies (RoS) until 3pm Friday to revoke the letter derecognising their central executive committee members.

GE13: Late PBS line-up change puts veteran journalist Bangkuai in the running

KOTA KINABALU: A journalist and a businessman will be the new faces for two state seats in a sudden change of the Parti Bersatu Sabah line-up.

GE13: Muhyiddin awes Putatan traders during walkabout

KOTA KINABALU: Two is now a special number for fruit stall owner Halinah Saban and restaurateur Hanafi Abdul Rahman after a visit from Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin to Putatan on Thursday.

GE13: PKR not fielding Anwar ally Ansari in general election

KOTA KINABALU: Lawyer Ansari Abdullah, who was a close ally of PKR leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his deputy Datuk Seri Azmin Ali, has been dropped from the party’s candidates list for Sabah.