On this day in 2012, the Malaysian daily New Straits Times issued a hasty clarification: “We hereby retract all the statements contained in the article against Mr Xenophon and unreservedly and unconditionally apologise to him for any distress or embarrassment caused by the article.” It was an unedifying end to a week in which the South Australian senator had been teargassed, accused of insulting Islam and subjected to death threats. 1,512 more words
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Pakatan Rakyat is facing a big dilemma with the passing of TG Nik Aziz, the death of Karpal Singh last year and the jailing of DS Anwar Ibrahim for 5 years, which means he will not be able to hold any political post for at least 10 years. 39 more words
Good Evening guys,
I know it’s not a Friday but this one isn’t a Note on Life, it’s something much much Closer to Home.
This is Roshan ‘Arkay’ Kanesan’s Thoughts on Change, Democracy & the 13th Malaysian General Elections. 1,168 more words