Monthly Archives: August 2014

Guan Eng’s house hit by Molotov cocktail

Minutes before the nation celebrates Merdeka, a Molotov cocktail was hurled into Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng’s house. The incident happened at about 11.45pm. The homemade explosive landed in the lawn and burn marks are slightly visible. Meanwhile, state … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, DAP Updates

Woman working 4 jobs to make ends meet dies while napping in car between shifts

Maria Fernandes (Photo courtesy of Elizabeth police department) A New Jersey woman who worked four jobs, who sometimes “wouldn’t sleep for five days,” according to a co-worker, died Monday while napping between shifts in her car on the side of … Continue reading

Posted in Tragedy

Mahathir’s diagnosis: Najib lacks capacity, depth and has low IQ

 From What else can (Datuk Seri) Najib (Razak), the insouciant PM do? He will say it’s an internal matter. About the criticism that Dr Mahathir made of him. Najib’s faithful boys have all come out defending the boss. As … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Najib Abdul Razak

YouTube sensation’s cover of Tanggal 31 goes viral

By Tan Yi Liang PETALING JAYA: Elizabeth Tan, the 20-year-old singer behind the cover of the late Datuk Sudirman Arshad’s hit, Tanggal 31, did not anticipate her rendition going viral on YouTube and social media networks. In an email to … Continue reading

Posted in Youth

Four reasons to bar Umno from Sarawak

Umno should be barred from setting foot in Sarawak on four grounds – racial bigotry, religious extremism, corruption and nepotism – that the party practises. This is unlike DAP, which practises multi-racialism and multi-culturalism, Sarawak DAP chief Chong Chieng Jen … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak, UMNO

‘Anwar will be de facto MB, ain’t rocket science’

In his latest take on the crisis in Selangor, former MCA president Dr Chua Soi Lek said Anwar Ibrahim will rule the state if his wife becomes the menteri besar. Chua (below) said it is not rocket science that Anwar … Continue reading

Posted in Anwar Ibrahim, Barisan Nasional

Masterchef winner slams media over MAS photo

A Malaysia Airlines (MAS) passenger has slammed news organisations for using a photograph she uploaded of herself on board an empty MAS cabin to allegedly show a slump in ticket sales. In fact, Catherine Chin Wan Ping Coombes said the … Continue reading

Posted in Special Interest