Monthly Archives: April 2015

Sarawak CM: Just call me Adenan, ‘beloved’ is what my wife uses

Adenan (right) also asked the business community, the public and political parties not to put congratulatory messages in the newspapers to mark his birthday or anniversary as chief minister. — File pic By Sulok Tawie KUCHING, April 29 — Sarawak … Continue reading

Posted in Adenan Satem, Sarawak

Mahathir plucks ‘RM3mil flowers’ from Rosmah

Dr Mahathir Mohamad has denied that he attacked Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak’s wife Rosmah Mansor in one of his blog postings. The former premier said he was only questioning her lavish lifestyle. “There are rumours out there that she … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Rosmah Mansor

Taib’s son denies having many women

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sarawak Governor’s son, businessman Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib, today denied a string of accusations by his former wife’s lawyers, including the allegation that there were many women in his life. Testifiying in the Syariah High Court here … Continue reading

Posted in Court case, The Taib family

Perlis Mufti: Rough and painful sex prohibited in Islam

By FMT Reporters PETALING JAYA: With the issue of marital rape coming under intense debate recently, the Mufti of Perlis, Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin, took to Facebook today to shed some light on what was permissible and what was not … Continue reading

Posted in Religion, Sex

Wimbledon comes to Malaysia

By Mariam Mokhtar Malaysian politics is like watching tennis. Instead of playing an active role, the rakyat only lends support as spectators. They watch the two key players on the centre court. Najib Abdul Razak, the reigning champion, struggling with … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Najib Abdul Razak

Rafizi: Dr M not interested in ‘best man’ Ku Li

Among Umno leaders, Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah is the best candidate to replace Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak if Dr Mahathir Mohamad is successful in his campaign to oust the latter. But is the former premier interested in appointing a leader … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah

The bomoh and the virgin: Where did we go wrong as a society?

      by Mariam Mokhtar QUICK TAKE: A young woman who lost her virginity tries to restore it because she is about to get married. She consults a bomoh and ends up being raped instead. The blame rests squarely with … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Sex