May 2012

  • PAS supporters
23 May 2012 - 11:48am
KUALA LUMPUR: Pas' move to impose conditions for the muzakarah (Muslim unity talks) with Umno is baffling to most, giving rise to suspicions that it is done so as to appease the DAP. The suspicions is based on the fact that Pas had been seen to be subservient to the DAP and this can be traced all the way back to the days when the Barisan...
  • Bersih Polis
21 May 2012 - 4:58pm
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Bar Council’s final report on the Bersih 3.0 rally contained several glaring omissions, giving rise to a suspicion that the report was intended to paint the police as the bad guys, says a blogger.   The blogger who calls himself John F SeaDeamon wrote that the authorities had conducted themselves...
  •  pas umno nasharudin mat isa
21 May 2012 - 11:56am
KUALA LUMPUR: Pas' former deputy president Nasharuddin Mat Isa remains steadfast that both Umno and Pas can iron out their differences via a 'muzakarah'. Nasharuddin said the muzakarah would guide both parties towards forging a better understanding, in the best interest of the nation and the Muslims.   ...
  • i-files
20 May 2012 - 9:28am
KUALA LUMPUR: A new site, called the "I" Files - A Politician's Tale, seems to have stirred a fair bit of interest in the blogosphere and on Twitter.   It has attracted the attention of Syed Akbar Ali of the Outsyed The Box who was alerted of it by an email from a friend.   Syed Akbar wrote:...
  • Pas Umno
18 May 2012 - 10:41pm
KUALA LUMPUR: The anticipated unity talk between Umno and PAS could put to rest internal conflicts further strengthen the Malays, says Universiti Utara Malaysia's political analyst Mohd Faisol Keling. The UUM College of Law, Government and International Studies lecturer said the unity talk was crucial in the midst of the current Malay '...
  • Hu Pang Chow
17 May 2012 - 7:27pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Pas Supporters Congress president Hu Pang Chow said the congress is expecting an extra parliamentary seat in the Borneo states in addition to Sibuti in Sarawak. He said the seat, for the congress' non-Muslim candidate to contest under the Pas banner, can be in either Sabah or Sarawak. ...
  • Khalid Samad Pas Kelantan Hudud
17 May 2012 - 5:27pm
KUALA LUMPUR:  To resolve the hudud impasse between partners of the Pakatan Rakyat, a Pas leader has suggested that a referendum on the Islamic penal code be held in Kelantan if the opposition takes over the Federal rule.  Pas Selangor deputy commissioner Khalid Samad said: "I'd like to believe hudud is the reason why the people in...
  • Prof Dr Chandra Muzaffar Aspan Alias Tunku Aziz
17 May 2012 - 1:28pm
KUALA LUMPUR: A DAP member Aspan Alias who once described the party's former vice chairman Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim as a gentleman no longer holds to that view.   “Now that Tunku Aziz had left the party and had said so many things, I don’t think he is the gentleman I thought he was,” Aspan said when contacted yesterday....
  • Zairil Khir Johari Tunku Aziz Penang Institute
16 May 2012 - 6:13pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Academic Dr Chandra Muzaffar said Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim should report to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) of the RM50,000 offer for him to remain in the DAP.   ...
  • Raja Petra Tian Chua
15 May 2012 - 6:46pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) vice president Tian Chua said he has no intention of taking legal action against Raja Petra Kamaruddin for accusations that he (Tian Chua) had sought election campaign funds from a developer. “He (Raja Petra) can say anything he wants, I do not feel there is a need at the moment to file a defamation...