Justice is seen to be done : The case of Rosli Dahlan


November 24, 2014 Justice is seen to be done: The Case of Rosli Dahlan by Din  Merican ‎My young friend Rosli Dahlan has been in the news a lot lately. He defends cases which most Muslim lawyers won’t want to even touch with a 10 foot pole. He was the Borders lawyer who successfully declared … Continue reading

On 2015 Selangor Budget: MB Azmin Ali breaks new ground


November 25, 2014 MB Azmin Ali breaks new ground in Maiden Budget for Selangor Commentary by the Malaysian Insider@www.themalaysianinsider.com It might not seem much, but Selangor Menteri Besar Mohamed Azmin Ali broke new ground today when he proposed a RM200,000 allocation each for people-friendly programmes in opposition-held seats in the country’s wealthiest state. His own … Continue reading

President Jokowi Gets on with His Job


November 24, 2014 President Jokowi Gets on with His Job: No Talk, Just Action by Tan Sri Mohd Sheriff bin Mohd Kassim Jokowi has barely stepped into office as the new President of Indonesia and he is already making waves. He is coming into world prominence not by grabbing the microphone to make thunderous speeches … Continue reading

Horrendous Devastation of Cameron Highlands due to Plainly Ugly Greed


November 23, 2014 Horrendous Devastation of Cameron Highlands due to Plainly Ugly Greed by Tunku A  Aziz@www.nst.com.my IF a picture, as the saying goes, is worth a thousand words, then the New Straits Times’ startlingly brutal depiction of the horrendous devastation of Cameron Highlands merits at least ten thousand drops of tears of anger, frustration … Continue reading

Your Weekend Entertainment: The Velvet Voice of Indonesia’s Hendri Rotinsulu


November 22, 2014 Your Weekend Entertainment: The Velvet Voice of Indonesia’s Hendri Rotinsulu For this weekend, Dr. Kamsiah and I wish to present for your listening pleasure the velvet voice of Indonesia’s Hendri Rotinsulu. The entertainer surely knows how to put life and passion into songs composed by composer, Ismail Marsuki. May the songs we … Continue reading