Tamil secondary school? DPM put on the spot
Nigel Aw | 6:33PM Dec 1, 2013
The Makkal Sakthi Party wants to see a Tamil secondary school, to which DPM Muhyiddin Yassin could only offer a non-committal response.
Fatwa on Thanksgiving Day? - Part I
I invite a good discussion.
You get what you pay for to fly
It’s a worry for MAS customers.
Three slaves and the rakyat
Taking the first steps towards freedom.
Who needs spies?
Reporting the opposite of the truth.
Dear IGP, I write to inform, not attract readers
Legislators' pay hike an important step for reform
Ong Eu Soon
Electronic spying a wake-up call
SM Mohamed Idris
My take on Selangor reps' salary hike
Help those in Typhoon Haiyan disaster
Racial discrimination under the 1M'sia slogan
Use multi-agency way to bring down 'Lizard King'
TPPA rules may block alcohol control measures
SM Mohamed Idris
Why has Malindo Air stopped flights to Miri?
Asking the right questions on DBKL rates hike
Mak Khuin Weng
Sarawak bursting with power, do we need more?
Jesslyn Pek Yen Lee
TOP IN BLOGS
Chow tops Penang DAP polls
Susan Loone | 7:15PM Dec 1, 2013
Chow Kon Yeow has topped the Penang DAP committee election and is likely to be retained their leader.
Penang doubles allowance for opposition chief
Susan Loone | 7:53PM Dec 1, 2013
Penang CM Lim Guan Eng says it is necessary to recognise the significance of the opposition leader in the state assembly.
Kedah gov't in dark over Lembah Bujang destruction
Ahmad Fadli KC | 1:20PM Dec 1, 2013
Developers have reportedly destroyed ancient ruins in Kedah that has been a major tourist draw, but the state claims ignorance.
S'gor reps, PAS, chip in for M'kini's new HQ
Billy Boey | 1:38PM Dec 1, 2013
S'gor state assemblypersons and the state's chapter of PAS have contributed RM22,000 for Malaysiakini's 'Buy a brick' campaign.
Stop misleading on assessment hike, Ku Nan told
3:35PM Dec 1, 2013
Despite the FT Minister's assurances, Seputeh MP Teresa Kok urges ratepayers to continue filing their objections or the new rates will be gazetted.
BN hammered at Penang DAP convention
Susan Loone | 2:26PM Dec 1, 2013
DAP secretary general Lim Guan Eng condemns BN for its ability to continue to stay in power despite 'scandalous and shameful behaviour'.
Jeff Ooi apologises after earful from Karpal
Susan Loone | 12:36PM Dec 1, 2013
The Jelutong MP, who was criticised for hurling abuses at MPPP staff, expresses his regrets at the Penang DAP confab.
Palanivel to Najib: Enough excuses on matriculation
Ram Anand | 11:53AM Dec 1, 2013
The MIC chief says matriculation for Indians must be filled up lest the gov't be blamed for 'Janji tak Ditepati'.
Najib brands Pakatan hypocrites on S'gor pay rise
Ram Anand | 12:07PM Dec 1, 2013
The PM said two years ago, he talked about bigger allowances for MPs but Pakatan objected. 'Now they are just enriching themselves'.
I'm still in PAS, admits new Umno MT member
1:12PM Dec 1, 2013
Religious scholar Mohammad Kazim Elias, named as a supreme council member, says he has never left PAS, despite rumours that he had been sacked.
Surendran: IGP's warning to columnist shocking
Terence Netto | 2:53PM Dec 1, 2013
The PKR vice-president finds Khalid Abu Bakar warning of the possible arrest of Mariam Mokhtar shocking and ironic.
My involvement with Bala in London
Stephen Chang | 12:06AM Dec 1, 2013
Who is comrade Bala - the man who convinced three women to leave their families for three decades.
Ex-EC No 2 complains of 16 years of abuse
3:29PM Dec 1, 2013
After listening to so many complaints and abuses, Wan Ahmad Wan Omar looks forward to relax a bit and address his mental fatigue.
Mariam Mokhtar's pen mightier than IGP's sword
2:22PM Dec 1, 2013
'IGP, I thought of asking you to pick someone your own size but Mariam is so much bigger a person than you are.'
Good shot, Zaid, for calling a spade a spade
9:34AM Dec 1, 2013
'It's not the duty of the gov't to make people more religious. After all, the gov't cannot guarantee safe passage to heaven anyway.'
No leadership by example from Najib over power hike
9:59AM Dec 1, 2013
'It defies logic to cut the subsidies for essentials like food and petrol but zero action on IPPs.'
Sothi makes comeback as VP line-up signals major shifts
Ram Anand | 10:37PM Nov 30, 2013
Unofficial results show him winning a VP seat with the most votes. Official results will be announced tomorrow.
MIC elections witness confusion, tension
Bersih to petition Agong for brand-new EC
Lawrence Yong | 2:58PM Nov 30, 2013
The newly-elected committee wants a fresh panel of commissioners before the delineation exercise.
EC releases GE13 post-mortem report
Backbenchers back MB over salary hike amid dissent
Nigel Aw | 2:32PM Nov 30, 2013
Blaming a few in their midst who are trying to be 'heroes' to rock the boat, the reps generally agree on the hike and close ranks.
Selangor reps to donate 20pct of pay to scholarship fund
Susan Loone | 1:37PM Nov 30, 2013
Anwar proposed a quantum of RM1,000 or 20 percent of their salaries go to an education fund for poor children.
Police chief warns columnist Mariam Mokhtar
Bernama | 4:51PM Nov 30, 2013
'She (Mariam Mokhtar) had better watch out or we will go after her. This (article) is highly seditious,' says IGP Khalid Abu Bakar.
'PKR wouldn't have reps calling others kucing kurap'
Susan Loone | 6:21PM Nov 30, 2013
Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim says his party would not tolerate its reps speaking to juniors the way Jelutong MP Jeff Ooi had.
Kg Railway 'Deepavali' on despite YTL injunction
Lawrence Yong | 1:38PM Nov 30, 2013
The evicted Kg Railway folk pressed on with the 'celebration' today despite a court order from the developer to clear out.
Pay rise storm rages on unabated
Kow Kwan Yee | 11:54AM Nov 30, 2013
While politicians and public alike are debating the dollars and sense of the matter, what are the real issues involved?
Selangor reps: Constituents expect generous hands
Nigel Aw | 4:51PM Nov 30, 2013
And therein lies the rub for the assemblypersons struggling to cope with the demands of their calling with that of their families.
Man dies in police station, four nabbed
7:42AM Nov 30, 2013
The man was pronounced dead at the Sentul police station after being rescued from a mob which accused him of stealing a car.
Penang CM waves off deficit budget concerns
Good news for Penang low-cost home buyers
Do our YBs really deserve a hefty pay rise?
A focused strategy needed for Sabah and Sarawak
'Reward the honest and kick out the crooks'
Mahathir, if Proton can't compete, let it die
Selangor salary hike - pay peanuts, get monkeys
Perak reps, too, get to enjoy pay increase
Umno assembly to kick off with forum on 'moderation'
Umno-PAS discussion among issues at party's AGM
Agong concerned with those challenging constitution
Kelantan MB and Najib meet, but not on party hook-up
Umno supreme council member is one of us, claims PAS
Tardy traffic offenders still have chance, says DIGP
Electric fence for M'sia-Thai border in Kelantan
DBP aims 70pct BM usage for law courses in varsities
Special body to look into underage marriage issues
10 others sought over Jaip enforcement chief's murder
Johor considering raising assembly reps' salary
Growing protest threat if power rates hiked in 2014
'Busy with MIC polls' quip gets DAP rep suspended
'Backbenchers did not oppose out of convention'
Reps: Why was Azmin silent during pay hike debate?
Shareholders face off with anti-Lynas groups in Sydney
Pay hike for Penang reps too, but less drastic
Penang announces deficit budget for 2014
Selangor will have opposition leader chair PAC
On eve of party polls, MIC leader cries foul
My suspension is illegal, Kota Sentosa's Chong fumes
Zunar's 'gift' for judges who dismissed his appeal
'Defected ex-reps earning more than assemblypersons'
Fighting Shiites an act of jihad, Muslims told
Penang storm victim's death deemed 'misadventure'
Zaid: Hypocritical to stop Muslims from gambling
Author will be 'proud' if second novel banned, too
'Retire, Anwar, and prepare to meet angel of death'
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