Category Archives: Media

Jobless man jailed for sending obscene image to married woman

KUALA LUMPUR: An unemployed man was sentenced to a month’s jail and fined RM1,500, in default two months’ jail, by the magistrate’s court here Friday for sending an obscene image and words to someone else’s wife. Magistrate Nur A’minahtul Mardiah … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Media

KiniTV, top officers charged over videos on press conference

KUALA LUMPUR: News portal Malaysiakini’s video unit, KiniTV, and two of its top officers claimed trial this morning to four charges under the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) over videos of a press conference by former Umno Batu Kawan vice-chief … Continue reading

Posted in Court case, Media

‘Red Shirts’ to hold Nov 5 rally outside Malaysiakini office

Datuk Jamal Yunus said the “Red Shirts” would protest against news portal Malaysiakini for its alleged involvement with foreign interference in Malaysian politics. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 2 — Umno leader Datuk Jamal Yunus’s “Red … Continue reading

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NST editor quits over truth and 1MDB

PETALING JAYA: Mustapha Kamil’s online posting of why he resigned as group editor of the Umno-controlled New Straits Times newspaper last month was highlighted by DAP leader Lim Kit Siang today, with an accompanying challenge to other Malaysian journalists. In … Continue reading

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‘Why Mariam Mokhtar is a Malaysian I will stand by’

            COMMENTS by Theantdaily readers KampongTalk: Personally, I find Mariam’s articles refreshing, liberal and encouraging. We are blessed to have Mariam amongst us – someone who dares to speak up, laugh at our own weaknesses and tolerant with opposing … Continue reading

Posted in Media, The Ant Daily

Actually, the Aussie reporters did Malaysians a great favour

      by Mariam Mokhtar QUICK TAKE: Two Australian journalists from ABC News, were arrested by the Sarawak police. The police did Malaysians a big favour. The journalists may rue their unpleasant horrid encounter. The detention has shown the world … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Najib Abdul Razak

Police fails to stop social media posts depicting Najib Razak as a ‘clown’

  It first started as one satirical sketch of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak as a clown by rights activist Fahmi Reza. But a police warning to Fahmi alerting him that his social media account was now officially under police … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Najib Abdul Razak