Malaysiakini :: WONG TECK CHI
Najib's 'Chinese tsunami' remark aimed at Umno polls?
Wong Teck Chi | 11:56AM May 9, 2013
Najib could well be shoring up support among Malays following his poor GE13 showing, in order to defend his Umno post.
Najib's 'transformation' magic found wanting
Wong Teck Chi | 11:52AM May 2, 2013
All the caretaker prime minister's pledges don't seem to have moved the Chinese community into backing BN as polling day nears.
Teoh's sister Lee Lan, three activists held in Bidor
Wong Teck Chi | 3:28PM Apr 15, 2013
The four were distributing leaflets calling for a change of gov't and justice for Lee Lan's brother, Beng Hock.
Possible changes in Selangor and KL DAP line up
Wong Teck Chi | 10:50AM Apr 6, 2013
Two incumbents may see their political careers cut off while another may be asked to switch to a state seat. Possible trouble abrewing?
Guan Eng offers 'Superman' Labis parliamentary seat
Wong Teck Chi | 2:12PM Mar 19, 2013
Fiery speaker Hew Kuan Yew is offered the chance to battle MCA's Chua Tee Yong in the semi-rural northern Johor town of Labis.
Najib quotes Deng Xiaoping in CNY greetings
Wong Teck Chi | 1:25PM Feb 6, 2013
In letters to S'gor voters, he repeats Deng's quote to 'cross the river by feeling the stones' - that change must come gradually.
'BN book given with RM100 aid not to discredit Pakatan'
Wong Teck Chi | 4:53PM Jan 23, 2013
'Both Pakatan Rakyat and the BN are criticised in the book', which is a compilation of articles by Gerakan Youth leader Dominic Lau.
Clip of panellist berating student goes viral
Wong Teck Chi | 8:13AM Jan 15, 2013
A forum panellist tried to browbeat a university student for speaking out, but ends up being severely mocked on the Internet.
Anti-Lynas activist takes aim at bank
Wong Teck Chi | 7:03PM Dec 25, 2012
Himpunan Hijau brings a black Christmas tree to the door steps of a major bank, demanding that it cease dealing with Lynas Corporation.
DAP election: Prelude to a 'generation transition'?
Wong Teck Chi | 4:39PM Dec 14, 2012
A key trend in the party now is that more younger members have been rising to leadership positions since the 2008 general election.
Aunty Mei arrested after demanding Adnan's apology
Wong Teck Chi | 3:32PM Dec 12, 2012
Tuw Yin Lan had gone to Adnan Yaakob’s office but he rebuffed her - police then detained her and two friends.
Fresh anti-Lynas campaign with polls focus
Wong Teck Chi | 1:47PM Dec 12, 2012
A highlight will be efforts to remove Pahang Menteri Besar Adnan Yaakob from his state seat of Palangai in the general election.
Chinese guilds optimistic K'tan will relax rules
Wong Teck Chi | 9:43AM Nov 30, 2012
A meeting with state government officials yesterday has left Kelantan Chinese guilds feeling optimistic.
Senior citizens in 'long march' hailed
Wong Teck Chi | 11:15AM Nov 17, 2012
An independent film director is surprised by the active participation of a number of senior citizens in the gruelling 300km trek.
SMSL to picket at Lynas AGM in Sydney
Wong Teck Chi | 6:23PM Nov 13, 2012
The Save Malaysia Stop Lynas coalition wants Lynas shareholders in Australia to understand the risks involved.
70 activists embark on Kuantan-KL green march
Wong Teck Chi | 12:29PM Nov 13, 2012
A bigger than expected crowd joins Himpunan Hijau's long march against Lynas and to highlight environmental issues.
FGV briefly drops below IPO price
Wong Teck Chi | 1:44PM Nov 12, 2012
FGV's share price was today traded at below the issuing price of RM4.55 for the first time ever.
Bersih wants new round of electoral roll cleaning up
Wong Teck Chi | 2:57PM Oct 4, 2012
‘The EC has kept saying they are cleaning up the roll every day, but mana (where)?’ says Bersih co-chairperson Ambiga Sreenevasan.
Will there be a power rates hike in November?
Wong Teck Chi | 1:56PM Sep 27, 2012
‘This is for the cabinet to decide - and the cabinet has not made any decision on that matter yet,’ says Energy Minister Peter Chin.
'Selangor's 14-day ultimatum on water plan not proper'
Wong Teck Chi | 1:22PM Sep 27, 2012
The water restructuring plan for Selangor raised in the MB's letter are more complex, says Peter Chin.
Purchase of IPPs by 1MDB 'not a concern'
Wong Teck Chi | 12:39PM Sep 27, 2012
Energy, Green Technology and Water Ministry is more concerned about the market unit price of electricity, says Peter Chin.
Pro-Mahasiswa blames covert gov't ops for setback
Wong Teck Chi | 11:12AM Sep 27, 2012
'Pro-Mahasiswa was not only facing the Aspirasi faction, student affairs departments, but also Umno's presence in the varsities'.
NUJ and Sin Chew settle two-day leave dispute
Wong Teck Chi | 12:24PM Sep 14, 2012
NUJ president Chin Sung Chew and Sin Chew Daily end their dispute over Chin’s 'paid union' leave.
Warisan Merdeka height now 600m, possibly world's No 3
Wong Teck Chi | 11:07AM Sep 13, 2012
However, the government-linked PNB denies speculation that the tower will be raised to 120 floors.
Two varsity campus polls heading for a mess?
Wong Teck Chi | 9:38AM Sep 7, 2012
It's unclear when the other varsities will hold their polls, and it's likely to coincide with orientation for new intakes and convocations.
FGV falls below psychological mark, near its IPO price
Wong Teck Chi | 10:46AM Sep 6, 2012
Despite the share price slide, Felda chairperson Isa Abdul Samad had publicly stated that for the settlers, there was no cause for concern.
Cops quiz trio over Raub rally
Wong Teck Chi | 5:47PM Sep 4, 2012
The police have recorded statements from three individuals in connection with Himpunan Hijau rally on Sunday.
Police declare tonight's Janji Demokrasi rally illegal
Wong Teck Chi | 3:34PM Aug 30, 2012
The organisers Gabungan Janji are informed that their planned Merdeka celebration tonight is against the law.
Mat Sabu: I did not backtrack under pressure
Wong Teck Chi | 4:14PM Aug 29, 2012
He maintains he was misquoted, saying he has been under pressure before to retract his Bukit Kepong statement - and he didn't.
Pengerang folk sue gov't over cemetery relocation
Wong Teck Chi | 4:41PM Aug 22, 2012
Four Pengerang residents are seeking a court order to prevent four cemeteries from being relocated to make way for a huge petrochemical plant.
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