Monthly Archives: May 2014

Police misconduct continues unabated. Is there no end to it?

       V Shuman QUICK TAKE: Imagine this. You are a lone female driving home after consuming wine a wee bit too much in the wee hours of the morning. Three “crooks” then flag you down and molest you. … Continue reading

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Where were you when Malaysia won the Thomas Cup?

    Mike Tan COMMENT: A quiet hush engulfed my neighbourhood at around 11.30pm yesterday, seconds after the shuttlecock hit the court in Siri Fort Indoor Stadium in New Delhi. The silence was deafening as most Malaysians came to terms … Continue reading

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How I would bring Najib down

  Now, if I wanted to bring down Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak I would do exactly what they did to Tunku Abdul Rahman almost 50 years ago. And what I see in Malaysia today is a repeat of what … Continue reading

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Dirty campaign in full swing with fake bikini photo

TELUK INTAN A fake bikini photograph of DAP candidate Dyana Sofya Mohd Daud, which first appeared on the Internet, has re-emerged in a number of Malay villages a week into the Teluk Intan by-election campaign. DAP’s Pasir Pinji assemblyperson Lee … Continue reading

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Rahman: Only the crass vote for a pretty face

TELUK INTAN Only stupid people would vote for a candidate just because she is pretty, said Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Abdul Rahman Dahlan. Without naming names, Abdul Rahman urged Teluk Intan voters not to make political choices … Continue reading

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We need more Dyanas in Malaysian politics, says Marina

  Despite the criticism surrounding Dyana Sofya Mohd Daud, social activist Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir has praised the DAP candidate for the Teluk Intan by-election for sticking to her guns, and questioned the Barisan Nasional on its lack of young, … Continue reading

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IGP: More militants are hiding in Malaysia

Police have identified more foreign militants who are still hiding in Malaysia to avoid arrest as they are wanted by Interpol for their involvement in terrorism. Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar said in Penang today that police were continuously … Continue reading

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KJ says sorry privately, DAP says no cure

DAP has rejected the olive branch held out by Khairy Jamaluddin, who said he apologised privately on the social media to a DAP leader over the damage done to the opposition party’s signboard by Umno Youth members. Instead, DAP party … Continue reading

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Kit Siang dubs Muhyiddin ‘patron of hooliganism’ over defence of rowdy protest

By BOO SU-LYN DAP adviser Lim expressed shock at Muhyiddin’s remarks made earlier this morning. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa   TELUK INTAN, May 23 — DAP’s Lim Kit Siang branded Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today a “patron of … Continue reading

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Teary send-off for Sister Julianna

By Zefry Dahalan The passing of Sister Juliana is felt deeply by many who had known her personally SEREMBAN: About 1,000 people attended the funeral mass of Sister Julianna Lim at Church of Visitation in Seremban today. Sister Julianna succumbed … Continue reading

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