Shoes, water bottles and chairs were flung at the stage before two flares were ignited, filling the hall with smoke and turning it bright pink.
Two men were held by the police after a riot erupted during the Nothing to Hide 2.0 gathering here which featured Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
"We haven't decided what to charge them with yet, because no one has yet to lodge a police report", Shafien said, adding that no serious injuries were reported in the incident.
PPBM youth chief Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman, addressing the media later, said they were confident that the chaos was premeditated and called for the police to take stern action against the assailants, including those from his own party if they had resorted to violence.
Opposition lawmaker Azmin Ali said: "Najib is using gangsterism to shut Mahathir's mouth".
The former prime minister was not hit by the slipper or injured in the incident. "This is a cowardly act".
Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions Significant strength was also visible among software stocks, as reflected by the 1.2% gain posted by the Dow Jones Software Index. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index plunged by 2 percent, while South Korea's Kospi Index slumped by 1.7 percent.
Trump discusses North Korea with France's Macron Trump has provided, according to the chinese television, that "for the time being, hit china-us relations are on the right track". The u.s. president pledged Friday a "major press conference" Monday in Washington, without elaborating.
Two Separate Waldo County Crashes Leave Three People Dead Deputies determined that the crash occurred after the driver of a sedan failed to navigate a corner after exiting the bridge. A few hours later, at 5:11 a.m., deputies responded to a crash on Route 1 in Prospect near Penobscot Narrows Bridge.
Mahathir has been spearheading calls for Najib to resign over a multibillion-dollar financial scandal in indebted state fund 1MDB, which is being investigated in several countries for money laundering.
Mahathir came out of retirement to set up Bersatu a year ago and was recently appointed chairman of a fractured opposition coalition.
Najib, whose United Malays National Organization has been in power at the head of a coalition since independence in 1957, and 1MDB deny wrongdoing.
When Mahathir was responding to a question about the Memali tragedy, slippers were was hurled in his direction. It last month announced a new leadership lineup, with Mahathir as chairman and his former rival Anwar Ibrahim - who is in jail - as overall leader.
Malaysia's government has said it found no criminal wrongdoing at 1MDB. Najib started the fund shortly after taking office in 2009 to promote economic development projects, but it accumulated billions of dollars in debt.
The Saudi-led coalition began its war in Yemen in March 2015 against Shiite rebels known as Houthis who hold the capital, Sanaa. Initial reports issued by the Saudi Press Agency said the soldiers sustained "minor injuries" following an emergency landing.
The vote passed with unanimous support from all 15 member nations, including Russian Federation and China. North Korea dominated the conversation between the two leaders, according to a readout of the call.
Retailers slid after department stores Macy's and Kohl's both said same-store sales continued to decline in the latest quarter. Cappelleri said he would need to see more pullbacks of at least 1% before becoming anxious about the stock market.
Officials say the 45-year-old was transported to a Oconomowoc hospital via a medial helicopter with life threatening injuries. Wisconsin authorities say that six people have been seriously injured in a auto crash in Dodge County.
However, he led India A to victory in a tri-series which involved hosts South Africa A and Afghanistan A. Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal are captain Virat Kohli's options among slow bowlers.
Kelly is said to be holding daily meetings with top White House aides throughout the president's working vacation in Bedminster. Kelly faces a White House that's been plagued by leaks and controversies.
The other KTMs did not pick up any points, with Pol Espargaro ruled out early after a startline collision. That was one place above his Yamaha team-mate and seven-time world champion Valentino Rossi of Italy.
Palestinian woman stabs, wounds Israeli in Jerusalem
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McMaster spoke on the phone for 40 minutes early on Friday, a spokesman for the presidential Blue House in Seoul said. Defense Secretary James Mattis was more circumspect, though, when he was asked about the president's saber rattling.
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Close to 4000 seats are available in government colleges, including those surrendered by the private medical colleges. This made it hard for even high scorers in the State to stand tall with their CBSE counterparts.
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