Efforts to free both kidnap victims are being carried out and what is important is that they are still safe.
Nur Jazlan, Deputy Home Minister, claiming the two Malaysians kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf rebels are still safe
If API exceeds 100
If the outdoor event was planned before the haze hit, the Health Ministry advises it be postponed or cancelled until the API reading improves.
Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, Health Director-General, asking all outdoor events and activities should be avoided once the air pollutant index reading reaches 100
Dr Ling’s call for Najib’s head
Ling Liong Sik is grossly mistaken if he thought his statement was doing someone a favor by weakening the position of the PM. In fact, I believe (his) statement will further strengthen, not weaken, the PM’s position in Umno. Watch and see!
Abdul Rahman Dahlan, Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister, on Dr Ling Liong Sik’s stand that Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak should step down as Prime Minister
Come on, Gani! What is a small personal scandal, even if there is such, when compared to the horrific impact the 1MDB fiasco has unto the nation! People will easily forgive you. Come out and make a stand. All this while you are idolised as a tough fighter among the civil servants.
Abdul Hamid Bador, former Special Branch deputy director, urging former attorney-general (AG) Abdul Gani Patail to come out into the open to clarify the scandal surrounding the debt ridden 1MDB
Meeting with Netanyahu?
I did not meet him... just bumped into him at the entrance of the UN because he spoke before me. Then it was my turn.
Najib Razak, denying the allegation that he held a meeting with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the United Nations (UN) General Assembly in New York recently
If there are quarters which say there's restriction on expression of opinions and views, the ROS can provide empirical evidence that the registered organisations are proof that the government gives such freedom.
Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, Deputy Prime Minister, insisting that the government has never restricted freedom of speech rests in the fact that 116,000 organisations are registered with the Registrar of Societies (ROS)
Schools to close
For Kelantan, Sabah and Sarawak, the Education Ministry will monitor the haze hourly before deciding on the need to close schools. If the haze condition deteriorates in these three states, we will also take the same measure.
Mahdzir Khalid, Education Minister, ordering for all schools in Peninsular Malaysia except for Kelantan to close for two days due to the worsening haze