Tag: DAP

Najib joins Trump in hunt against ‘fake news’

The Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has joined the US President Donald Trump bandwagon, calling for an all out fight against what he called 'fake news'. But taking the cue from the PM, DAP supremo Lim Kit Siang lamented that he himself is a victim of the...

PAS wooed by Umno, Mahathir and DAP: SCMP

The South China Morning Post said Malaysia's biggest Islamist party, the Party Islam Se-Malaysia (PAS), is set to be the deciding factor in the country's next general elections. The paper said the PAS is trying to present itself as an independent party, not allied to...

Nasrudin Compares Malaysian DAP Response to Criticism to the PAP

Nasrudin Hassan
After a speech where he criticized the DAP led state government in Penang, state treasurer, Iszuree Ibrahim, was removed from all of his committee posts in the Penang Municipal Council. His removal is seen by many as an attempt to silence those who oppose...

Malaysian opposition leader Karpal Singh dies in car accident

Karpal Singh – the prominent lawyer, lawmaker and DAP leader – died early this morning in a road accident while on the way to Penang, doing what he does best: going to court for a client. He was 73. His reputation as a lawyer and...

Low's Low-Down on Opposition Politics

Ex-Reform Party candidate Frankie Low says that opposition political parties must form an alliance if they wish to be elected, even as he insists “the parties will never unite.” “Singapore's opposition parties run like Chinese businesses. There's no way they would give up their...