8 December 2019, Sunday | 03:34pm

Parliament

Parliament can only make law, has no power to declare law, Federal Court heard

PUTRAJAYA: Parliament exceeded its legislative power when amendment to a provision in the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952 (DDA) was approved to secure

BERSIH protesters gather near Parliament ahead of electoral re-delineation tabling

Bersih 2.0 protesters gather at the National Monument on Jalan Parlimen to protest against the Election Commission's electoral redelineation report, March 28, 2018.

Speaker unhappy his decisions are challenged in court

PARLIAMENT | Dewan Rakyat Speaker Pandikar Amin Mulia is not pleased that his decisions are being challenged in court.

"I hope none of you (MPs) raise any point of order because, when you do that, I have to make a ruling.

30 PPBM members protest in front of Parliament

KUALA LUMPUR: Some 30 people from Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia's (PPBM) youth wing Armada, staged a protest in front of Parliament against recent remarks made by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi against Tun Dr

Thai lawmakers quit assembly to prepare to run in election

BANGKOK (Reuters) - More than a dozen members of an assembly appointed by Thailand's junta have resigned to be able to contest elections, one of the first signs of political activity ahead of a poll set tentatively for next year.

Marathon Parliament session adjourned after almost 20 hours

KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Rakyat which was in a marathon session for almost 20 hours, ended at 5.05am this morning, setting a new record as the longest Parliament session, surpassing the old time of 4.25am.

German parliament suffers internet outage but no signs of attack

A general view shows Germany's Bundestag (lower house of parliament) at the Reichstag in Berlin February 12, 2017. — Reuters pic

Identity of new Myanmar president remains a mystery as NLD takes power

Aung San Suu Kyi (centre) attends the first day of a new parliament session in Myanmar on Feb 1, 2016. PHOTO: EPA