Monthly Archives: March 2013

With friends like Mahathir, you don’t need enemies

By Terence Netto COMMENT Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak must be mulling the thought that with allies like Dr Mahathir Mohamad he does not need adversaries. Almost daily, the retired former prime minister has something to say about current affairs, … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Najib Abdul Razak

Ahead of polls, Bersih warns of paranoia over migrants

Polls reform movement Bersih has warned that fears over phantom voters and electoral fraud have spawned xenophobic and racist attacks against migrants. The group said they have received complaints that there is an ongoing demonisation of migrants in political ceramah, … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Bersih

GE13: Negri Sembilan to make history when state assembly expires

Negri Sembilan legislative assembly will be automatically dissolved at midnight on Wednesday. By Sarban Singh SEREMBAN: At the stroke of midnight on Wednesday, history will be made as the Negri Sembilan state assembly expires. This unprecedented event sent law scholars … Continue reading

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‘Taib will not dare act against Global Witness’

Dukau Papau Sarawak DAP believes Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud will not take legal action against the London-based NGO Global Witness, as this could open up a can of worms. “What has been exposed so far is just the tip … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, Taib Mahmud aka The Termite

Kit Siang predicts seven-state Pakatan win

DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang has predicted that Perlis and Negri Sembilan are within Pakatan Rakyat’s reach in the 13th general election, thus increasing the number of Pakatan state governments from five in 2008 to seven in 2013. In  … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, DAP Updates

‘Najib must step down if BN fares badly’

Hazlan Zakaria Like his predecessor Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak may have to step down if BN fails to do well in the coming polls, contends former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “I say theoretically, if he … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Najib Abdul Razak | 1 Comment

From bedroom to boardroom: UK teen turns tech millionaire

  Nick D’Aloisio…tech millionaire – EPA pic LONDON: Like many British teenagers, Nick D’Aloisio has a hole in the knee of his jeans and gets in trouble when his bedroom is untidy. Unlike most, the 17-year-old has just sold an … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate world, Special Interest

Saifuddin: Nurul Izzah, Khalid to be implicated in sex videos

Ram Anand Lembah Pantai MP Nurul Izzah Anwar and Selangor Menteri Besar Abdul Khalid Ibrahim are among PKR leaders who stand to be implicated in new sex videos that may be released by Umno agents in the future, claims PKR … Continue reading

Posted in PKR Updates, Sex

Gani Patail to consider reopening Altantuya case

Hafiz Yatim   The Attorney-General’s Chambers will consider the Bar Council’s proposal for the Altantuya Shaariibuu murder case to be re-opened, Attorney-General Abdul Gani Patail said today. However, he said there must be new evidence that the prosecution considers justifiable … Continue reading

Posted in Bar Council, Crime

BN parties want recall of all Sabah MyKad

All three KadazanDusunMurut (KDM)-based BN political parties in Sabah have supported a proposal to recall all MyKad issued in Sabah and re-issue the document only to genuine Sabahans. United Pasokmomogun KadazanDusun Murut Organization (Upko) president Bernard Dompok had said this … Continue reading

Posted in Sabah, Special Interest | 1 Comment