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A letter carrying the seal of the previous Yang di-Pertuan Agong shed light on a possible impasse between the then-king and the Pardons Board...
fresh attempts to topple unity govt
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reject pardon for Najib
The Agong has to act on the advice of the Pardons Board.
Tengku Zafrul has clarified that he was in Abu Dhabi accompanying the Agong yesterday, after he was found to be absent from the first Cabinet meeting.
The Conference of Rulers will be holding a special meeting tomorrow to discuss the ongoing formation of the new government.
Istana Negara has announced that the deadline for parties to present their coalition numbers and candidates for the PM's post has been deferred to 2pm tomorrow.
Coalition leaders must inform Dewan Rakyat Speaker whether they have secured a parliamentary majority and submit their choice for PM to Istana Negara by tomorrow.
The decision to dissolve Parliament rests with the Agong.
Sabri would create a new record as the first prime minister whose request to dissolve Parliament is rejected by the King.
The Agong has the discretionary power to block the next general election if it is held during the monsoon season.
Agong said the power to punish and pardon should not be used arbitrarily because it will be held accountable in the “afterlife”..
More than 35,000 people have signed an online petition asking the Agong not to grant Najib a royal pardon for his imprisonment over the SRC case.
An online petition addressed to Istana Negara requesting the Agong reject any opportunity to pardon Najib was launched today.
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