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Analyst: Umno made PAS look like fools

Analyst: Umno made PAS look like fools

By Shazwan Mustafa Kamal
May 28, 2016

KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 ― Umno scored major political points over PAS for the upcoming twin by-elections and beyond by fast-tracking the Islamist party's so-called hudud Bill in Parliament, analysts said. Political pundits believe that the move has undermined PAS's Islamist credentials as well as its position as an opposition party, as it showed the party was ill-prepared for the possibility that the hudud Bill would be tabled, while at the same strengthening the perception that it was... Read more

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One of the beautifully-decorated boats at the ‘Magic Of The Night 2016’ parade held in Putrajaya last night.  Picture released May 28, 2016. ― Bernama pic

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