Monthly Archives: February 2016

No 22 richest guy: It’s Lim Wee Chai, not Lim Guan Eng

             by Lim Kit Siang OPINION: What a coincidence! The same day that Prime Minister Najib Razak lumped news portals with “keyboard warriors and cybertroopers” for “unhealthy practice of journalism” in an attempt to justify the Malaysian Communications and … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates

New EC chief says has no political ties, not Umno member

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 28 — Newly-appointed Election Commission (EC) chairman Datuk Seri Hashim Abdullah, 62, believes he can carry out his duties impartially as he has never been a member of any political party despite previously serving government leaders from Umno. Hashim … Continue reading

Posted in Election Commission

Did Najib pick Mahdzir Khalid up from the tong sampah?

    COMMENTS by Theantdaily readers Muzzafar Asim: Where did this Mahdzir Khalid suddenly spring from? Never heard of him till he was appointed minister. Where did Najib pick him up from? Must be from the tong sampah. What utter … Continue reading

Posted in UMNO

Boot-licker Nazri is nothing when compared with Rafidah

              COMMENTS by Theantdaily readers Smiley Khalid: Please Nazri, never compare yourself with our Iron Lady. You are no match to her. Her intelligence is beyond your reach. A small lawyer like you who became a full minister through … Continue reading

Posted in UMNO

Mahdzir, when are you going to apologise to Christians?

        by Zainal Yunos OPINION: Many of us will still remember these words of Education Minister Mahdzir Khalid in August last year when he criticised Christians. “The Jews and the Christians have pledged that as long as there’s the … Continue reading

Posted in Religion, UMNO

Sarawak state election: Déjà vu or clever election gimmick?

     by Mariam Mokhtar OUTSPOKEN: When it suits them, the authorities will bend over backwards to please the rakyat, in the run-up to an election. In the five-year interval between elections, they couldn’t care less if you exist, or … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak

Go ahead, I am prepared for jail, says Mahathir

A defiant Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he will only answer when he is charged in court on his allegation that the public prosecutor was protecting Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak. The former prime minister said this after he was questioned … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak)

Bak kut teh not halal in Jakim website, sex bloggers trial hears

  KUALA LUMPUR: Bak kut teh is not listed as halal in Jakim’s website or in Halal Malaysia’s official portal, a Sessions Court, hearing the case involving sex bloggers Alvin Tan and Vivian Lee (pic), was told. Former deputy director-general … Continue reading

Posted in Court case, Religion, Sex

MACC oversight panel meets for last time today, insists Najib should face charges

The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) Operations Review Panel will meet for the last time today, still adamant that the prime minister must face charges over his alleged financial scandals, sources say. Speculation is rife that the panel is likely to … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak)

Angry lorry driver rams through 18 cars

Bumper to bumper: The damaged cars piled up after a lorry rammed his way through them near a public market in Taman Berjaya, Nibong Tebal. NIBONG TEBAL: An angry lorry driver, who found his path blocked by several cars at … Continue reading

Posted in Here and There