The writer says Filipinos seem more eager for paternalistic leaders than to become full participants in democratic politics themselves. MANILA … More
A majority believe politicians don’t care about ‘people like them’ while still more say politics is ‘complicated’. A new survey … More
To be regionally or globally known as the “sick man” is humiliating and psychologically damaging. COMMENT | Last month, a … More
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TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – SCUPPERING away from Indonesia as a criminal suspect, Muhammad Rizieq bin Hussein Shihab returned on Tuesday, November … More
JAKARTA : The National Police’s Densus 88 counterterrorism squad arrested four suspected terrorists in separate areas in Bekasi, West Java, … More
As the morning of September 19 dawned six years ago, despondent supporters of Scottish independence looked on dejected in Glasgow’s … More
After months of scheming with Malay supremacist parties to set up a Malay-Muslim unity government, PPBM now wants to turn … More
Japan’s general election is not due until October 2021 and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe still has over a year until … More
KUALA LUMPUR : Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi had permitted the use of cheques from charitable organisation Yayasan Akalbudi to … More
SLIM, Malaysia : Convicted of corruption less than a month ago and sentenced to 12 years in jail, former prime … More
Sabah Umno leader Datuk Rahman Dahlan has made quite a number of “new fans” when he spoke against his party … More
PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim told a student leaders’ summit recently to move away from race-based parties, asserting it … More
THE Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) supports the call to enact an anti-hopping law, so there may be a … More
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‘We can keep ruling coalition in power for favors,’ corrupt party hints The July 30 announcement by the United Malays … More
Malaysia does not belong to any one politician, party, or coalition. It belongs to the people, and the power of the people should never be underestimated. Let the people’s voice ring loud and clear: we will not stand for unprincipled leaders who trample on our mandate!
(Reuters) – China’s embassy in Myanmar on Sunday accused the United States of “outrageously smearing” the country and driving a … More
Every dream is worth fighting for, even if it seems impossible. Those of you who are registered to vote, but … More
KUALA LUMPUR : Tan Sri Mohamad Ariff Md Yusoff, speaking after his ouster as the Dewan Rakyat Speaker yesterday, said … More
For political stability, Muhyiddin should join UMNO, form his government and do the best for the country and the people
Malaysia has always been a nation punching above its weight, a “middle power” of sort. Progressives must help persuade Malaysians to see Malaysia’s activist role in the region and the world so that Malaysians understand the challenges the world faces and also see beyond the distracting and destructive domestic noises so prevalent in the past 15 years.
Former prime minister’s prospects are looking up as related charges are dropped Malaysia is enthralled by the battle between Mahathir … More
Perhaps if there was any weakness in Najib, it must have been his trust on some people. Najib believed that with everything he had done for the country, the rakyat would not fall into the PH’s constant slander . He was gravely mistaken. Mahathir won the emotions of the people with his smear campaigns.