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Fighting words by Zam: More stories to come

Zainuddin Maidin, stating his unwavering support of Mahathir Mohamad, has responded to critics and supporters with fighting words: he would continue writing though not on politics; more juicy stories would be coming; the methods would change but not the content. 378 more words

Journalism

Zaid sticks it to Zam (and Anwar)

Former law minister Zaid Ibrahim tweaked Zainuddin Maidin today for announcing he was giving up political blogging, and not sticking by his mentor Mahathir Mohamad. At the same time, he took a sharp dig at Anwar Ibrahim (whose rivalry with Mahathir stretches back two decades), whom Zam had blamed for his being removed as Utusan Malaysia chief editor in 1998. 421 more words

Journalism

Zam decides to shut up as Anwar-Daim fight

Zainuddin Maidin, in a surprise announcement today, said he was giving up political blogging, hinting it might be because of accusations that he was part of a Daim-Mahathir conspiracy to topple Najib Razak. 247 more words

Journalism

UMNO Batu Kawan leader lodges police report against 1MDB

While the UMNO assembly can be considered an internal party affair, in reality, the nation considers it more than just an UMNO matter but a matter that affects the entire nation. 403 more words

Socio Politics

Ball in the Tun's court

‘Umno MP: PM must drive intellectual discourse’ … This is so true.

Right on the dot about how Umno and its president are simply not driving the intellectual discourse nor national narrative 672 more words

Scissorati

Dear Tun, Ah Jib is being eaten alive!

Dr Mahathir said he never had to resort to taking legal action against his critics when he was PM (1981 to 2003). He was commenting on Najib’s legal notices to Tony Pua and Rafizi. 263 more words

Najib Razak