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Thaqif: Case of Intellectual and Mental Abuse

April 29, 2017

Thaqif: Case of Intellectual and Mental Abuse

by Dean Johns@www.malaysiakini.com

The recent tragic death of 11-year-old Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi following beatings he allegedly suffered at a private Islamic boarding school has apparently outraged a good many Malaysians. 1,016 more words

Politics

Sarawak Report: 1MDB Settlement CONFIRMS DOJ's Case

April 26, 2017

1MDB Settlement CONFIRMS DOJ’s Case

The Relentless  and Fearless Crusader–Sarawak Report Founder Clare Rewcastle Brown

The settlement between 1MDB and the Abu Dhabi’s International Petroleum Investment Corporation (IPIC) has derailed the US Department of Justice (DOJ) civil suit to seize more than US$1 billion in assets allegedly purchased using funds siphoned from 1MDB, said an Umno leader.“This arbitration settlement has weakened the US DOJ civil suit and claims that 1MDB’s funds were stolen,” said UMNO Supreme Council Member Mohd Puad Zakarshi in a statement today. 660 more words

Governance

Malaysia’s 1MDB, Abu Dhabi State Investment Fund Reach Repayment Agreement

April 25, 2017

Malaysia’s 1MDB, Abu Dhabi State Investment Fund Reach Repayment Agreement—Passing the Buck to Malaysian Taxpayers with more to come

Malaysian state investment fund to pay $1.2 billion to settle part of its dispute with Abu Dhabi sovereign fund… 818 more words

Politics

It's just politically-motivated

It is very magnanimous of PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang to forgive Nanyang Siang Pau for its caricature of him and Dewan Rakyat Speaker Pandikar Amin Mulia over his bill to amend syariah laws in Kelantan. 776 more words

The Bride

Malaysia's opposition has a 'secret weapon' to oust PM Najib

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

So far, Mr Najib has proven resilient despite facing corruption allegations that sparked the interest of the US Department of Justice last year – all of which he denies. 921 more words

Money Matters

Singapore owes Othman Wok a debt of gratitude

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Othman traced his ancestry back to the Orang Laut, who lived in Singapore before Sir Stamford Raffles arrived. He started life as a journalist at Utusan Melayu in 1946, mentored by none other than Encik Yusof Ishak, who was to later become our first President. 1,832 more words

Current Affairs

Can Najib do that in GE-14--Read this New York Times Article by Amanda Taub

April 20, 2017

Can Najib do that in GE-14–Read this New York Times Article  by Amanda Taub

The recent referendum in Turkey, in which President… 225 more words

Politics