Motive of non-Chinese public servant learning Chinese

Leaning foreign language is not an easy task for adults particularly to learn Chinese which has four tones. However, the Chinese language courses offered by the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) have received a total of 7,891 applications...

The voters are indeed very helpless

The voters are feeling very helpless. Before the 308 general election, politicians used the tactic of claiming that the voters were their boss and they respected their choice in their election campaigns. At that time, if politicians lost in...

Behind the “Rakyat” it is still about “Race”

The two Pribumi Bersatu big bosses Mahathir and Muhyiddin have now taken over the right to speak for Pakatan Harapan. It has been suggested that Pakatan Harapan change its name to “Barisan Rakyat” to fight against Barisan Nasional (BN)....

Whether the amendment bill of RUU 355 will pass in parliament, the 19 votes from East Malaysia political parties are crucial

(Kuala Lumpur 26 Mar) After Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi says the government would be taking over the amendment bill of Syariah Court (criminal jurisdiction) 1965 Act (RUU 355), all parties are concerned whether the amendment...

DAP, can you have some pride!

I must say that I have some mixed and complicated feelings about DAP. I supported it when it was a weakling, sympathized with it when it was oppressed, having hopes for it when it grew and now when it...

A matter of great urgency in recognizing the UEC

According to media report a few days ago, Umno information chief Annuar Musa claimed that he was ousted in internal strife due to his support for the recognition of the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC). This is one of the...

Rafizi: Survey indicates more than half of PAS supporters do not understand RUU 355

(Kuala Lumpur 23 Mac) PKR vice chairman Rafizi Ramli reveals that as many as 54.3% of PAS supporters do not understand the amendment bill of Syariah Court (criminal jurisdiction) 1965 Act (RUU 355) while 70.1% of Malays or Muslims...

Only one day and the Superman collapsed

Is the self-claimed Superman Hew Kuan Yau a prominent figure or only a small fry? Nevertheless he seems to be popular in the news media. Always twisting his words landed him a 4-day police detention which serves him right....

Has Pas become the king maker?

Although Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) merely formed the government in Kelantan state and involved in the Selangor coalition state but has no representative in the central government, over the last four years the political party has become the focal...

Old friend who is neither fair nor caring

Whether it is RUU 355 to be tabled by PAS or the government version to be tabled by the Federal Government, non-UMNO Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties, especially MCA and Gerakan, should be firmed in protesting against it in...