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Oh My…My…My Nostalgic Tanjung Pagar Railway Station!

June 30, 2011


  The Tanjong Pagar Nostalgia The moment is now, tonight. Tomorrow, 1 July 2011,  Tanjung Pagar Railway Station in Singapore will cease to operate. What can we, ordinary people say. Our leaders, both in Singapore and Malaysia presume that they have made a deal which we, ordinary people just have to say quietly “ok-lah! Apa […]

Chandra Muzaffar: Understanding the COntext of “Bersih 2.0”

June 28, 2011


The following is an article by Dr Chandra Muzaffar about Bersih. By Dr Chandra Muzaffar It is a pity that almost 54 years after Merdeka there is still a great deal of uneasiness among the authorities about a fundamental right which is so essential to the functioning of a democracy. They forget that the “right […]

Tun M: Race Relations Worsen Due to Press Freedom?

June 24, 2011


Tun Mahathir Mohamad pix by Malaysia Breaking News. Dr Mahathir says race relations today are not as good as when he was prime minister. Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad blamed press freedom today for poor race relations which, he claimed, had worsened since he stepped down as prime minister in 2003. He said that this was […]

Malaysia has no official religion, says constitutional expert!

June 20, 2011


Malaysia has no official religion says constitutional expert Just think what the rouble rouser is trying to do?Malaysia has no official religion, says constitutional expert What a myopic opinion! And what a naive piece of writing!   Article 3 of the Malaysian Constitution:   1.  “ Islam is the religion of the Federation; but other […]

IPP: Mencari Untung Tapi Jangan perlekeh Keselesaan Rakyat!

June 14, 2011


IPP perlu sedar tanggungjawab sosial korporat Oleh Magendran Rajagopal bh 14 jun 2011 2011/06/14 Berita Harian  pada 14 Jun 2011 menyiarkan artikel “Ambil kira kebajikan rakyat, balas budi kerajaan dengan tidak terlalu utama keuntungan” oleh Magendran Rajagopal . Sila baca sepenuhnya artikel tersebut di bawah ini: “MELIHAT kepada sifat berat sebelah perjanjian yang dimeterai, […]

13th General Election: Najib’s Unsettled mind?

June 10, 2011


Blogger M. Bakri Musa presented a paper “Longing For A Free Mind” on  29 January  2011. The lengthy paper was presented at the Fifth Annual Alif Ba Ta Conference at Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, organized by UMNO Club of New York-New Jersey. I note with interest the concluding part of this paper which […]


June 7, 2011


The recently concluded party election (muktamar) is an indication of what party insiders consider as a far worst rumblings to come in not so a distant future. PAS President , Tok Guru  Dato’ Seri Haji Abdul Hadi Awang is becoming a gradual figure head party leader with the moderate majority controlling the Central  Committee. Some […]