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January 26, 2015
Mr. Salleh, this is not the way to settle an Issue
by Syed Jaymal Zahiid
Fearing their Malay-majority city neighbourhood may soon be overrun by Chinese, a group of residents in Taman Keramat marched to the construction site of upscale condominium project Datum Jelatek here and violently tore down its cladding today. 520 more words
January 25, 2015
Najib takes on Daim Zainuddin to hit at Tun Dr. Mahathir
Daim and Mahathir–A Formidable Combination
COMMENT by Terence Netto: “May you live in interesting times” is an inscrutable Chinese saying: one can’t be sure if it’s a blessing or a curse. 849 more words
January 22, 2015
Top Court Rules That Malaysian Catholics Can’t Use ‘Allah’ in Publications
By Manirajan Ramasamy, Chong Pooi Koon and Andrea Tan
Malaysia’s top court dismissed a final bid by the Catholic Church to use the word “Allah” in its newspaper, highlighting a debate on non-Muslims using the word in a climate of rising religious tensions. 942 more words
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Russia has been on a diplomatic and business offensive lately, pushing forward Putin’s agenda for the region, which is part of its pivot to Asia vision and which include a $400 billion gas deal with China as well as Moscow’s directives to develop its little known Far East region.
January 21, 2015
Will Altantuya’s Murderer Talk in Australia?
Written by John Berthelsen
Malaysian cop’s detention poses dilemma for political figures in Kuala Lumpur.
The detention in Brisbane, Australia, of Sirul Azhar Umar, one of the two condemned killers of Mongolian beauty Altantuya Shaariibuu, must be sending shock waves through Kuala Lumpur and the unknown parties who ordered her execution in October of 2006. 908 more words