Najib: Moderation the way to check extremism

September 28, 2014 Najib: Moderation the way to check extremism by Mergawati Zulfakar in New York Najib talks Moderation at UN ( but remains silent on Extremism at Home) NEW YORK: Malaysia pushed further its moderation agenda on the global stage amid growing concern over increasing violent extremism, religious intolerance and threats of a … Continue reading

Politicians Come and Go But People Remain

September 27, 2014 Politicians Come and Go But People Remain The Malaysian Insider COMMENTARY The Selangor Menteri Besar imbroglio seems over and the State Ruler yesterday in not so many words, blamed the nine-month saga on the Pakatan Rakyat (PR) and PKR and their Kajang Move. HRH The Selangor Sultan is right, of course. … Continue reading

MB Azmin Ali requested to review All Agreements and Deals made by Khalid Ibrahim

September 26, 2014 This is a reasonable approach to take since the deals were done during the final days of the Khalid Administration. The substantial increase in the salaries and allowances of ADUNs is not reasonable and should be cut down drastically. I am personally interested in 2014-2015 Selangor state budget proposala as these will … Continue reading

The Malay Crab Mentality

September 25, 2013 The Malay Crab Mentality by Mariam What have these states in common – Terengganu, Perak and Kedah? They were once opposition-held states, each with a PAS Menteri  Besar (MB). Selangor which currently has a PKR MB, could soon follow. The story of these states is one of betrayal, misplaced trust and … Continue reading

Former Chief Justice distorts Malaysian History

September 24, 2014 Former Chief Justice distorts Malaysian History by Mariam Mokhtar @ In his latest attack on the non-Malays, former Chief Justice Abdul Hamid Mohamad disputed the role of the non-Malays in gaining independence for Malaya. He alleged that the Malays were the only people who demanded, and truly fought for the country’s … Continue reading