Tue06192018

LAST_UPDATETue, 19 Jun 2018 12am

What Are Today's Headlines?

The English dailies continue to front page highlights leading up to GE14 with brewing internal and external fights, the fielding of old and new faces by Barisan Nasional and a banner reminding all Malaysians to remain united amidst the election campaigns going viral.

Fighting On All Fronts – The Star reports that GE14 will see multi-cornered fights, family members battling each other, family foes from GE13 facing off again and even enemies from within, as dropped candidates could derail the chosen ones while others are using the elections to strengthen their position before their party polls.

Surprise Moves – theSun highlights some surprise moves by political parties across the board in retaining and dropping candidates for their respective parties.

Mission: Retain And Regain – BN’s mix of seasoned hands and young guns are the party’s hope to fulfil the mission of retaining Perak, Kedah and Sarawak and recapturing Penang, New Straits Times reports.

We’re Still Neighbours – Amid the ramped up election campaigns where harsh words are being exchanged between politicians nationwide, a banner reminding Malaysians on the importance of being civil with each other has been put up by residents groups, Malay Mail reports.

The Malay dailies front paged the news on Barisan Nasional fielding seasoned and new candidates in their mission to either retain or regain the states they are contesting in, the battle between Azwan Ali and Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, the motorcycles believed to have been used by the suspects in the Palestinian imam killing being found and the arrest of a woman who abused her disabled sister.

Misi Pertahan Dan Rampas (Mission To Retain And Regain) ­– Berita Harian spotlights on Perak, Kedah and Penang BN fielding a mix of seasoned and new candidates in their mission to either retain or regain the states they are contesting in.

Ramai Muka Baharu (Many New Faces) – Many new faces are being fielded by BN, which include youths and professionals in their attempt to attract the support of the people, Utusan Malaysia reports.

Azmin Lawan Azwan (Azmin To Face Off Against Azwan) – Sinar Harian front paged controversial celebrity Azwan Ali, who will be contesting as an independent candidate to face off his brother, Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali for the Bukit Antarabangsa state seat.

Motosikal Kawasaki Ditunggang Pembunuh Dr Fadi Dijumpai (Superbike Ridden By Dr Fadi’s Killers Found) – Police have confirmed that the superbikes ridden by the suspects in Dr Fadi’s killing has been found and Kosmo! reports that the motorcycles were found two kilometres away from the scene of the crime.

Azab Sebalik Dinding (Suffering Behind Closed Doors) – A disabled woman, who lived with her younger sister, was found severely neglected as she was left alone surrounded by faeces and was also malnourished. Harian Metro reports that the younger sister, who was behind the abuse and neglect, has been remanded for three days.

-mD