Monthly Archives: October 2011

Overseas Malaysians file suit against Election Commission

By MyOverseasVote A Agroup of Malaysian citizens overseas has filed a lawsuit against the Election Commission (EC) asking the High Court to compel the EC to register them as absent voters. The group of six Malaysians, who all work in … Continue reading

Posted in Election Commission

‘Unconstitutional to ban students from politics’

KUALA LUMPUR:  The Court of Appeal today ruled that a law banning college students from political activities was unconstitutional, in a move hailed by the ban’s opponents as a landmark decision. Students have long campaigned for a repeal of the … Continue reading

Posted in Court case, Education

7 billionth baby born in Philippines

 The world’s population has reached seven billion, following the arrival of the symbolic Baby No. 7 billionth in The Philippines. The girl was born at the Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital in Manila two minutes before midnight on Oct 30. … Continue reading

Posted in Here and There

PAGE hands over memo on English to PM

The Parent Action Group for Education Malaysia (PAGE) delivered its memorandum on the language issue to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak here on Monday with the hope “he is listening to the people. “We want the memorandum to … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Najib Abdul Razak | 1 Comment

Selfish Muhyiddin has made the biggest blunder for Malaysia

 By  Moaz Nair Parents are too eager to have their children educated in English, and if given the choice and opportunity they would readily choose countries where English is used to teach such as, the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, … Continue reading

Posted in Barisan Nasional, Education, UMNO

Sex psychologist: Empowering women in the bedroom

Zoya Amirin believes that empowering women in patriarchal Indonesia may start from the bedroom. Dubbed as the country’s first certified female sex therapist, Zoya highlights the importance of women showing initiative in their sex lives as initial step to their … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Here and There, Sex

LDP: Rotate Sabah CM post among communities

By Michael Kaung SANDAKAN: The Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) women’s wing has called for the revival of the rotation system of the Sabah chief minister’s post after the coming general election. The system introduced in 1994 by former prime minister … Continue reading

Posted in Barisan Nasional, Sabah

Soi Lek, go ahead and sack Tee Keat

By Jackson Ng LETTER Although I have retired as a journalist of more than 30 years in the mainstream print media, I still believe in my instincts. When, obviously pro-MCA bloggers (read as toadies of scandal-tainted president Chua Soi Lek) … Continue reading

Posted in Barisan Nasional, Pakatan Rakyat

Tail Wags the Dog

By Masterwordsmith What might happen if a businesswoman who has ZERO clue about running a country becomes the leader of the government? Her favourite response could be “Let’s form a committee” or “Let’s pray about it” in challenging situations. Obviously, … Continue reading

Posted in Pakatan Rakyat

Mahathir’s remarks on second DPM proposal nauseating

Unless a DPM is given for them (and the current DPM was agreeable to this during the Upko congress where it was voiced out by Tan Sri Bernard Dompok) the two states will continue to suffer and lose. Now, I … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad