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So who is Malaysian Official 1?

July 21, 2016


Just before 1am this morning, and then a little after 1am, Malaysiakini carried two reports relating to the forfeiture lawsuits filed by the US Justice Department to recover some 17 assets said to have been acquired using funds diverted from 1MDB. Parties named are Najib’s step-son, Riza Aziz,  Jho Low and two former Abu Dhabi officials. […]

Wish I had a reason to trust you, Doc

July 20, 2016


About 2 weeks ago, I was having teh tarik at a mamak stall with a young lady in her late 20s. The subject invariably turned to the state of the nation. Sensing that this young lady was quite oblivious to all that had happened before her time, I gave her a quick history lesson. May […]

Stop distorting the truth, Hamid

September 7, 2014


Former Chief Justice Abdul Hamid Mohamad today said that it was only the Malays who truly fought for the country’s independence – Malaysiakini He is also reported to have said that non-Malays only joined the movement for independence when “they realised that independence will be a reality and will thus protect their interests”. So, with […]

On whose neck will the dirty dossier come down like the Sword of Damocles? Khalid’s or PKR’s?

August 6, 2014


So, the much spoken of ‘Khalid dirty deeds’ dossier is out and about. I haven’t seen the full text of the dossier, and so, like many of you, have been dependent on news reports as to its contents. Khalid obviously is not losing sleep over it, and has got his boys to go over to […]

Why I will not have Azmin as my MB

August 6, 2014


Selangor, I am told, is the richest state in the federation. The jewel in the federal crown. One of the reasons UMNO is desperate to get it back. And, so I am told, why some Pakatan leaders would love the chance to be at the helm. So much available for the picking. Imagine you are […]

I am a Selangorian. And I will not have Azmin Ali as my MB

August 4, 2014


Malaysiakini reports today that the PKR political bureau met at its headquarters last night. As expected, the matter of Khalid and his refusal to make way for a new MB came up for discussion. Malaysiakini, quoting a source from within PKR, reports that the party may put forth a second name, as alternative to Wan Azizah, to replace Khalid, with a view […]

Mengukur ke-Islaman Isma dengan Islam Nabi Muhammad SAW

July 13, 2014


“Dan janganlah bercampur kebenaran dengan perkara yang salah atau menyembunyikan kebenaran, padahal anda tahu” – Surah 2 ayat 42 dari Al-Quran Beberapa tahun yang lalu, satu bancian telah dijalankan di kalangan masyarakat Melayu / Islam. Salah satu soalan yang dikemukakan kepada mereka yang ditinjau: Adakah mereka menganggap diri mereka terlebih dahulu sebagai umat Islam atau orang […]