PARLIAMENT | The May 7 payment will benefit 159,368 vets, compared to 43,000 under a scheme by previous gov't.
The premier says it reminded him of his days as defence minister in the 1980s.
The minister has instructed his officers to lodge police reports over 16 questionable deals.
It says the ministry and minister only extended support for her efforts to run up the towers.
Group claims their letter was ignored, plans to submit memorandum to defence minister on veterans' welfare.
CAMERON POLLS | It says the picture was taken at a military camp three days before the Jan 12 nomination.
Defence Ministry is expected to table white paper in Parliament outlining armed forces' capabilities and development plan.
The RMAF chief has confirmed that this is not true, says Deputy Defence Minister Liew Chin Tong.
PARLIAMENT | He says investigating Ops Yaman 2 for noncompliance of procedure and wrongdoing should be a priority.
UPDATED 2.52PM | PARLIAMENT | Evacuation mission became a military logistics mission in aid of the Saudi-led coalition.
Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu says Malaysia will only send troops abroad if requested by the United Nations.
Responding to a memo banning pantun from army events, minister says it depends on the occassion.
PARLIAMENT | It will outline the country's defence principles and strategies, says Liew Chin Tong.
COMMENT | His critics say he has been sleeping on the job, but the minister is working hard to keep M’sia safe.
COMMENT | Amidst the war against corruption, the Defence Ministry should stick to honesty as the best policy.
Defence minister says he accepts criticism from ex-BN ministers over revelation that M'sian military is region's weakest.
Apart from 'demoralising the troops', Ti claims Mohamad Sabu also put the nation's security at risk.
COMMENT | Najib’s jibes against the defence minister seem to be missing their target.
COMMENT | The legacy of Najib appears to be anything but spotless.
PARLIAMENT | Minister contends that this will help prevent political parties from influencing the military.
PARLIAMENT | Mat Sabu says only four of the 18 jets are operational, and the rest sent for repairs.
Defence minister says even he himself is prepared to be questioned if the need arises.
Defence Minister Mat Sabu does not rule out the candidate being sworn in as senator first.
Mohamad was invited by the armed forces chief to attend a buka puasa event, the ministry says.
He wants to be reinstated to his former position or be paid a pension for his 26 years of service.
LETTER | It is high time the rot has to stop in the Defence Ministry.
Armed forces in dire need of modern military equipment, the defence minister notes.