Live Report – July 9

LIVE REPORT The normally bustling Saturday morning in Kuala Lumpur is now a quiet and heavily surveillanced area. [PHOTO GALLERY] Read the rest of this entry »


Air in Ipoh area recorded as unhealthy

The Jalan Tasek area in Ipoh, Perak recorded unhealthy air with a reading of 136 on the Air Pollutant Index (API) up to 11am today.Thirty-one areas reported moderate air quality as at 11am, compared… Read the rest of this entry »

Gov’t forks out RM139mil to end monopoly

The government has paid more than RM139 million – and counting – in compensation after cancelling a contract with an automotive training company.This was stated in a parliamentary written reply to… Read the rest of this entry »

Prominent lawyer Raja Aziz Addruse laid to rest

Prominent lawyer Raja Aziz Addruse, who passed away yesterday, was laid to rest at Bukit Kiara Muslim cemetery this afternoon.Some 80 people from both the political and legal circles were present at… Read the rest of this entry »

Loss of investor confidence? Not so at Bursa M’sia

BN and government figures may have painted a doomsday scenario in the run-up to the Bersih 2.0 rally last Saturday, but such portrayal is far removed from the actual reality as recorded by the Bursa… Read the rest of this entry »

Khir trial: Prosecution wraps up its case

The prosecution in former Selangor menteri besar Mohd Khir Toyo’s corruption trial summed up its case with a written submission today at the Shah Alam High Court.In summary, DPP Abdul Wahab Mohamed… Read the rest of this entry »

‘Dataran Maybank has become my Tahrir Square’

EYEWITNESS November 2007, I joined Bersih 1.0 as a young man in my twenties. The cause and objective were simple – reform for clean and fair elections with four demands. At Bersih 1.0, the Chinese… Read the rest of this entry »

170,000 ‘like’ Facebook page urging PM to go

A Facebook petition has seen more than 170,000 people back a call for Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to quit, days after an electoral reform rally was broken up by police firing tear gas.The page… Read the rest of this entry »