Monthly Archives: November 2013

Bersih to petition Agong for brand-new EC

By Lawrence Yong Fresh after the coalition’s elections today, Coalition for Free and Fair Elections’ (Bersih) new steering committee will now start pressuring the Agong for a new Election Commission (EC) to replace the existing members. Bersih chairperson Maria Chin … Continue reading

Posted in Bersih

Is Selangor MB laughing his way to the bank or lining up for the gallows?

Yeap Boo Yam Managing Editor ANALYSIS: When a leader behaves strangely, it’s a sure sign that he is under pressure. Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim surely fits the mould now. He had been publicly reprimanded by PKR supremo … Continue reading

Posted in Anwar Ibrahim, PKR Updates

Delhi bus rape victim’s mum speaks out

It’s almost a year since her daughter, Jyoti Singh, was brutually gang raped on a bus in New Delhi and died of her horrific injuries 13 days later. But Asha Devi, 46, will never be able to forgive Jyoti’s murderers … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Foreign News

IGP warns FMT columnist Mariam Mokhtar

FMT columnist Mariam Mokhtar has been warned for writing articles that can be deemed seditious. KOTA KINABALU: Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar has warned’s columnist, Mariam Mokhtar, from writing articles that can be deemed seditious. He was displeased … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Police | 1 Comment

Beware! Enticing a married woman is an offence

KUCHING: A man has filed a police report against his wife’s lover for  enticing her into an affair over the past few months. Apart from seeking justice for his four children, the 43-year-old from Kabo,  Saratok said he hoped the … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Special Interest

Advice to Ibrahim Ali: Don’t ‘play play’ with Sarawakians

OUTSPOKEN: I have no intention to ridicule or insult Datuk Ibrahim Ali. But I will be open and blunt and not mince my words when talking about the Perkasa chairman. Well, that’s just to take the cue from him – … Continue reading

Posted in Perkasa, Sarawak

Why the stiff resistance to debate on the Malaysia Agreement?

theantdaily team COMMENT: One thing is clear now. It has become increasingly difficult for many in Sabah and Sarawak to comprehend the political stonewalling of the effort to review the current status of the two Borneo states with respect to … Continue reading

Posted in Sabah, Sarawak