Letters
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  • While Dr M sips kopi susu in his rocking chair...
  • Iskandar Mohamad | Oct 1, 2014 3:25PM
  • When Dr Mahathir Mohamad said that, “Umno needs to be reformed so that it can criticise its leaders more”, I wonder if it was his guilty conscience speaking  upon realisation of the Machiavellian manner in which he stamped out any form of criticism when he called the shots as PM of Malaysia for 22 years.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276312
  • If your FB’s hacked, it may be sedition charges for you
  • Adrian Lim Chee En | Oct 1, 2014 12:35PM
  • The right to freedom of speech and expression is enshrined in the federal constitution under Article 10 (1). This freedom however, is not an absolute right, as Parliament under certain circumstances may impose restrictions as provided under Article 10 (2).
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276277
  • 'Unmade' roads not only in Sabah, but Camerons, too
  • Stephen Ng | Oct 1, 2014 12:23PM
  • I find the tweet between Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein and Housing, Local Government and Urban Well-being Minister Abdul Dahalan Rahman to be interesting.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276276
  • Flip-flop malaise at the SC?
  • Joe Chin | Oct 1, 2014 6:40AM
  • Here is the conundrum. We want to be the hub for almost every industry - from Oil and Gas (O&G) and Islamic Finance to Shared Services and Outsourcing (SSO) and Halal. Yet policies are announced and later retracted, regulatory regimes put forward and later retracted, overtly or surreptitiously.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276236
  • No cow slaughtering during school hours
  • Saravanan Forever | Sep 30, 2014 5:19PM
  • Muslims about to celebrate their holy festival scheduled for Oct 5, 2014. The reality of the festival comes from the story of Nabi Ibrahim and his son Ismael. Instead of sacrificing Ibrahim’s son, Allah instructed him to sacrifice a sheep, according to the story. This particular festival will be celebrated as Aidiladha.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276210
  • End political persecution, reinstate democracy in HK
  • Bersih 2.0 | Sep 30, 2014 3:40PM
  • The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) condemns the use of tear gas by the Hong Kong police to disperse the Occupy Central peaceful protesters in the city on Sept 28, 2014. We are appalled by the injuries inflicted upon at least 41 persons and the arrest of 78 persons.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276194
  • SAM maintains stand to oppose sturgeon project
  • SM Mohamed Idris | Sep 30, 2014 12:13PM
  • Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) is aghast at the government’s decision to go ahead with the sturgeon fish farm even though a detailed impact assessment (DEIA) is still pending.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276156
  • Syabas to MACC, do better next year
  • Sivarraajh Chandran | Sep 30, 2014 12:00PM
  • The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has come a long way from its predecessor, the Anti-Corruption Agency, winning accolades from international bodies like the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), among others.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276153
  • We only get EPF dividends but no report
  • Uma Maniam Muthusamy | Sep 29, 2014 6:00PM
  • The Employees Provident Fund (EPF), the largest such institution in this country with 13 million contributors and many millions of stakeholders as well as being the richest entity in the country, richer than Petronas, somehow doesn’t have governance to its constituents!
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276109
  • AG, look at root cause of UPSR exam leak
  • P Waythamoorthy | Sep 29, 2014 3:20PM
  • Targeting Tamil school teachers in a possible racial hunt has caused anger amongst the community.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276074
  • Who does the Sedition Act really protect?
  • Joshua Wu | Sep 29, 2014 1:35PM
  • That is an important question that Perkasa president (Ibrahim Ali) and Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Paul Low Seng Kuan) have attempted to address in the past week or so.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/276061
  • Run, Alvin, run!
  • BS Poh | Sep 27, 2014 11:50PM
  • [Alvin Tan is only 26 years old, the same age as the youngest son of the present writer. Together with his then partner, Vivian Lee, they created quite a stir by raunchy postings on their blog. They ran foul of the Malaysian government when a Chinese pork dish was posted in connection with the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan last year.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275947
  • Will Kidex be obsolete after 10 years?
  • Selve Sugumaran | Sep 26, 2014 5:00PM
  • The Star recently published an article on the Kinrara Damansara Expressway (Kidex), with residents voicing their support for the highway while quoting an unnamed spokesperson from Kidex Sdn Bhd on the need for Kidex to alleviate traffic congestion. The report is flawed and not objective to the true picture of the damage Kidex will do to the city of Petaling Jaya.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275858
  • Are we really practising sustainable forestry?
  • SM Mohamed Idris | Sep 26, 2014 2:33PM
  • Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) deplores the decision of the Pahang state government to permit forest conversion activities to take place within the Lesong Permanent Reserved Forest (PRF) in Kuala Rompin.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275833
  • Who really benefits from boilerplate legal papers?
  • Adrian Lim Chee En | Sep 26, 2014 12:00PM
  • Is a standard template or app the key to bringing down legal fees? Would there be setbacks? Would the law become more accessible and understandable? These are questions both lawyers and the public must weigh and consider before liberating the legal profession to non-legally trained Malaysians.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275814
  • It’s not that difficult to rule Selangor
  • Saad Hashim | Sep 25, 2014 5:21PM
  • Some people say that the new Selangor Menteri Besar Azmin Ali will have a difficult task to administer the richest state in the the country.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275765
  • Children are not commodities
  • UNFPA & Unicef | Sep 25, 2014 3:13PM
  • Child trafficking is a crime that affects girls and boys all over the world. Any form of recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of children, women and men, for the purpose of exploitation, is a violation of their rights, well-being and potential.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275739
  • Can it be guaranteed that exam leaks won’t recur?
  • Parent Action Group for Education Malaysia (PAGE) | Sep 25, 2014 1:38PM
  • Four UPSR examination papers leaked. Over 470,000 students are paying the price and ordered to resit the English, Science, Mathematics and Tamil papers. That is the standard operating procedure (SOP) to ensure equity for leaked exam papers.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275725
  • Dissecting the dirty coal power plants
  • Piarapakaran S | Sep 25, 2014 1:00PM
  • Lately, the electricity generation sector in peninsular Malaysia has been hit by many unprecedented events that are spelling more trouble and cost which will be borne by both domestic and business consumers. Making a pledge for competitive bidding and eventually making a U-turn is seriously eroding investors’ and people’s confidence.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275718
  • BBGS continues its legacy of education
  • BBGS Alumni Berhad | Sep 24, 2014 3:27PM
  • In conjunction with its 121st anniversary, former students of Bukit Bintang Girls’ School (BBGS) hope to raise funds for the Elena Cooke Education Fund during their gala dinner come Oct 11.
  • Letters - malaysiakini.com/letters/275616
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