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So who should the Indians now trust?

May 27, 2014


“Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak cheated the Indian community by not abiding with the memorandum of understanding he signed with Persatuan Hindraf Malaysia (PHM) and he will therefore not be trusted again, PHM secretary P Ramesh said today. Ramesh then went on to describe MIC Youth chief P Punithan’s statement that the Indian voters will […]

Apologise to you, Doc?

March 20, 2014


I attended Mahathir’s lecture on poverty earlier today at the University of Malaya. Malaysiakini has the report HERE. During Q&A, I posed 3 questions to him. The 3rd question was whether he was ready to take responsibility and apologise to the poor and the marginalised. In his response, he asked, in turn, that I apologise […]

How long more?

September 17, 2013


(Reflections on the 50th Malaysia Day) by Jayanath Appudurai ______________________________ For how long more… Do we suffer these thieving fools? Masquerading as our elected ‘trustees’, Legitimised by a flawed electoral system, Stage-managed by a beholden bunch of spineless clowns! How long more ..? Do we accept these lying guardians of the electoral system, Pretending to […]

Outrage grows over scandal-tainted Malaysian leader

May 25, 2013


Despite earning a civil servant’s salary for three decades, Taib Mahmud, the powerful chief minister of Malaysia’s Sarawak state, is reputed by critics to be one of Asia’s richest men. Taib, 77, and his family are accused of massive corruption and running Malaysia’s largest state like a family business, controlling its biggest companies with stakes […]

Mahathir, taubatlah sebelum terlambat

April 2, 2013


By Singa Terhormat __________________ Mahathir, biarlah saya sebagai seorang biasa memberi sedikit nasihat kepadamu. Masa untuk mu menghadapi Tuhanmu, Allah Ta’ala, dah tak lama lagi di mana mu akan disoal. Di antara soalan awal yang mu akan di tanya adalah   berkenaan amanah dan tanggungjawab yang di berikan kepadamu oleh Allah Taala  untuk mentadbirkan negara ini […]

Corruption in Malaysia laid bare as investigation catches Sarawak’s ruling elite on camera

March 19, 2013


A new investigation by Global Witness today reveals the systemic corruption and illegality at the heart of government in Sarawak, Malaysia’s largest state. A film, shot undercover during the investigation, shows for the first time the instruments used by the ruling Taib family and its lawyers to skirt Malaysia’s laws and taxes. It shows how […]

The worms come crawling out of the UMNO woodwork

February 3, 2013


By Singa Terhormat _________________ As in every run-up to a General Election, we find various persons rushing in to sing BN’s praises. Most times they are persons who have some interest in BN’s success or hope to derive some benefit from that, but it is only to be expected that they are not going to […]