Category Archives: 13th General Election

‘My sex video not cause for GE defeat’

By Leven Woon Gerakan and SUPP do not have morally-tainted leaders, yet they suffered heavy defeats in the general election, said MCA president Dr Chua Soi Lek. KUALA LUMPUR: MCA president Dr Chua Soi Lek rubbished claims that his involvement … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Barisan Nasional

When will EC learn from our neighbours?

Nigel Aw BERSIH TRIBUNAL In the seven years Ramlan Surbakti served as deputy chief of the Indonesian Election Commission (EC), he never once criticised any political parties. “I could not make a statement publicly to support or criticise participants of … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Bersih

PKR man claims Umno members were EC officers

Nigel Aw BERSIH TRIBUNAL A PKR election director claimed that Umno members were appointed Election Commission (EC) officers during election time. Mohd Sidek Mohd Ibrahim who was in charge of the parliamentary constituency of Lembah Pantai, said he spotted three … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Bersih

People’s Tribunal: Baram PKR candidate says voters denied their rights to vote

Roland Engan. By L. SUGANYA SUBANG JAYA: Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) candidate for Baram, Roland Engan claimed that at least five voters from his constituency were denied their rights to vote during the 13th general elections. Engan said that the … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Bersih, Sarawak

‘One bed, two constituencies’ because EC ‘separated’ husband and wife, Tribunal told

By V. ANBALAGAN and JENNIFER GOMEZ A couple that lives in the same house in Johor has been “separated” by the Election Commission and told to vote in different constituencies, the Bersih People’s Tribunal was told today. The couple, identified … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Bersih, Election Commission

People’s Tribunal: Threats, dead aide and tearful mother

Alfian ZM Tahir Tapah PKR candidate claims the party’s security aide’s slaying had resulted in him fearing to go near the masses. SUBANG JAYA: Speaking before the Bersih’s People’s Tribunal panel this morning, Tapah PKR candidate K Vasantha Kumar claimed … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Bersih

Widespread polls violations in GE13, says Pemantau

By Nigel Aw Four months on, there is still little closure for the fiercely disputed May 5 general election, even as Pemantau, one of the largest election observation projects, detailed its report on the national polls. The observers’ coalition comprising … Continue reading

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