Lim Kit Siang

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Lim Kit Siang

Karpal: Public porn screening in court ‘a first’

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 03:32 AM PDT

Malaysiakini Jun 25, 11 Karpal Singh slammed the Kuala Lumpur Magistrate Court’s handling of the Datuk T proceedings yesterday for showing the sex video to the public and for allowing Anwar to be implicated in his absence. "This is the first time in legal history of the country that a pornographic video clip produced as [...]

Muhyiddin insists Bersih political, threat to security

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 02:37 AM PDT

By Melissa Chi June 25, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 — Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has deemed the July 9 Bersih rally as politically-motivated and a threat to national security as well as the country's reputation. Apart from calling in the organisers for questioning next week, police also insist they will [...]

No such thing as runner-up in GE, says Najib

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 02:31 AM PDT

Jun 25, 11 | MalaysiaKini Najib Razak said victory in the general election was most important for Umno and BN because in politics, only victory would bring them meaning. Hence, the prime minister and Umno president said, in a general election there was no such term as runner-up like in other contests which also offered [...]

Have cops work with Bersih, Lim tells Hisham

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 01:56 AM PDT

By Shazwan Mustafa Kamal June 25, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 — Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein should direct the police to end its "hostile" stance towards the Bersih rally and work with its organisers instead, Lim Kit Siang said today. The DAP parliamentary leader said mutual co-operation between the [...]

True reasons behind gender pay gap

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 01:45 AM PDT

By Ananish Chaudhuri Jun 25, 2011 | NZHerald The existence of a gender wage gap in the workplace is well documented. Women earn less than men in similar jobs even after allowing for other factors such as education and experience. In the United States, annual earnings data released by the Census Bureau last September shows [...]

Don: Cop’s Bersih ban is against constitution

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 12:43 AM PDT

By Hazlan Zakaria 25 June 2011 | MalaysiaKini Renowned constitutional law expert Abdul Aziz Bari, hit out at the cops for their unilateral banning of the Bersih 2.0 rally planned for July 9, pointing out that the police crackdown on the gathering is not only illegal but unconstitutional. “They have acted illegally because they have [...]

Hannah’s baby vs. an ‘East Indies’ Chinese

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 12:23 AM PDT

By Dr Boo Cheng Hau 25 June 2011 | Centre for Policy Initiatives My widowed mother was a rubber tapper who took care of me when I was growing up. My younger sister and I used to sleep on the grounds of the rubber plantation in the dark because we helped our mother to tap [...]

Watch your words! Wong warns S’wak opposition

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 12:18 AM PDT

By Joseph Tawie June 25, 2011 | Free Malaysia Today KUCHING: Second Minister of Finance Wong Soon Koh issued a stern warning to the opposition to behave themselves in the state assembly or they will be referred to the Committee of Privileges of the Dewan Undangan Negeri. "I don't mind being be called a 'motion [...]

GST only removes tax burden on ‘wealthier’ minority, says Pua

Posted: 25 Jun 2011 12:15 AM PDT

By Shazwan Mustafa Kamal June 25, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 — Implementing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) while reducing the existing income tax will only benefit the "wealthier" minority, says Tony Pua. The DAP national publicity secretary said that currently only 15 per cent of the working population earned [...]

Wearing Bersih 2.0 T-shirt is more dangerous than Osama bin Laden?

Posted: 24 Jun 2011 11:10 PM PDT

The Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein should stop the madness where a person can be detained by the police for wearing the Bersih 2.0 T-shirt, as if he/she is more dangerous than Osama bin Laden. Last night, the police have started arresting people for wearing the Bersih 2.0 T-shirt. This are tweets about the [...]

Umno goes berserk with Bersih

Posted: 24 Jun 2011 10:26 PM PDT

By Mariam Mokhtar June 24, 2011 | Free Malaysia Today Ambiga Sreenevasan, the Bersih chairman, may yet be the person who leads this country out of the quagmire. Ambiga was the Malaysian Bar chairman from 2007-2009 and in March 2009, received the US Secretary of State's Award for International Women of Courage from Hillary Clinton, [...]

Malaysia No. 2 in Asia-Pacific for cargo theft

Posted: 24 Jun 2011 10:21 PM PDT

By Yow Hong Chieh June 25, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 — Cargo theft in Malaysia is now the second highest in the Asia-Pacific by value and looks to increase as more cargo from Singapore, the world's busiest port, is routed overland through the Malay peninsula, the New York Times has [...]

Who’s the idiot?

Posted: 24 Jun 2011 10:14 PM PDT

By Shamini Darshni June 25, 2011 JUNE 25 — When I read how Ibrahim Ali "clarified" what he said about the Chinese community, I had a vision of him in a sampan with a panic-stricken look on his face, working those oars in reverse like the devil was after him. But this time, I am [...]

Bersih 2.0, Perkasa and the ‘middle-ground’ fallacy

Posted: 24 Jun 2011 09:15 AM PDT

By Pak Sako June 24, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider JUNE 24 — Based on my analysis, I believe the government faked the plane crash and demolished the World Trade Center North Tower with explosives. The South Tower, in a simultaneous but unrelated plot, was brought down by actual terrorists. — Randall Munroe, on taking [...]

Tambatuon folk fear Bakun fate

Posted: 24 Jun 2011 09:07 AM PDT

By Michael Kaung June 24, 2011 | Free Malaysia Today PENAMPANG: The villagers of Tambatuon are anxious to avoid the heartbreak that the people of Bakun suffer, according to testimony before Suhakam commissioners who are conducting a study on Native Customary Land Rights (NCR) issues. Jahim Singkui, who heads the Tambatuon Villagers' Action Committee, told [...]

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