Anwar's former tennis partner says he's willing to be the mediator to bring the jailed leader back into the party.
Justice Kamaludin Md Said orders that the affidavit in reply is submitted by July 12.
The New York-based NGO claims there was "undeniable political meddling" in Anwar's Sodomy II court case.
Umno supreme council member predicts the gimmick will fail as the opposition is 'weak', especially after PAS refused to join the coalition.
Although 'saddened' by the decision, several opposition leaders agree the coalition should focus on other more pertinent issues to win GE14.
A chairperson without an executive role will be difficult, says Rais Hussin.
COMMENT | Saying no to Harapan's PM choice fastens public attention back on the PM as BN’s liability.
He invites Harapan leaders to review Bersatu's proposal to maintain a consensus-based structure.
UPDATED 7.57PM | The de facto PKR leader wants Harapan to focus on GE14 instead of squabbling over the prime-ministership.
UPDATED 2.50PM | This is to ask the duo to produce bank statements over the period the alleged RM9.5 million payment was made.
This is to allow the jailed former opposition leader to undergo a full medical check-up.
Anwar says he has instructed his lawyers to file another appeal at the Federal Court.
The normally verbose lawyer suddenly turns silent.
I cannot weigh in on allegations of other payments made to Shafee, says minister Nancy Shukri.
UPDATED 8.10PM | The prime minister does not want to say anything on a court matter.
UPDATED 2.51PM | The PKR de facto leader names the government as the sole respondent in the court application.
However, Amanah veep says, all component parties in Harapan have not forgotten Anwar’s success story.
UPDATED 5.03PM | The challenge, to be filed this Friday, comes following allegations that PM Najib had paid prosecutor Shafee Abdullah RM9.5 mil.
This is on his Federal Court challenge on the justiciability of the board's decision.
UPDATED 3PM | Nature of his 'unjust' imprisonment can excuse him from the five-year ban from politics, she adds.
DAP sec-gen says several leaders will not be attending the meeting on Friday as they will be overseas.
YOURSAY | ‘The question is why was the money allegedly given to the lawyer who was prosecuting Anwar?’
UPDATED 12.18PM | This issue has to be decided by Harapan, says the jailed opposition leader.
UPDATED 12.04PM | S'gor Syariah Appeals Court says it is bound by existing legal definition of zina.
YOURSAY | ‘If the allegations aren't true, then why aren't they issuing denials or suing S'wak Report?’
The duo must come clean on their own or doubts will continue to linger, says PKR president.
Most Harapan leaders prefer to discuss the matter later down the road.
Legal team to meet Anwar soon and decide next step in light of this disclosure
Bersatu also lodges a police report over the claims that were raised by Sarawak Report.
UPDATED 4.30PM | This is because the youth and sports minister's lawyer is unwell, for the third time.