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MH17’s bangsa bad luck

On his recent visit to Sarawak, PM Muhyiddin called our biggest state a “region“.

It could be Putrajaya’s tacit concession that the Federation of Malaysia comprises three regions: Malaya, Sabah and Sarawak. Continue reading “MH17’s bangsa bad luck”

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Racially profiling intended victims of attack

“Last night, snipers killed five police officers and wounded seven others at an otherwise peaceful rally protesting recent police shootings.” [In Dallas on July 7.]

Duh. Does anyone else think that the above is the most bizarre introduction ever to a story? It’s presented by The Washington Post, no less. Continue reading “Racially profiling intended victims of attack”

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Did a bomb go off in Kedah on Christmas eve?

LATEST: Police have confirmed that the explosion was due to a bomb. The fourth victim of the blast, Sharifah Azlina Hashim has died in hospital,

Updated – 5.38pm, 29 Dec 2014

A blast yesterday evening killed a soldier, his 8-year-old daughter and another young child as well as seriously injuring his wife in Taman Ria Mesra, Gurun.

The impact of the strong explosion hit at least eight homes, knocking down walls – see picture below – and damaging two cars. Continue reading “Did a bomb go off in Kedah on Christmas eve?”

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RPK akhirnya mengaku

“I have read many comments posted in Malaysia Today by readers who say that the Chinese do not need the Malays. In fact, I have deleted scores* of such comments because they only serve to rub the Malays the wrong way and does not help Pakatan Rakyat’s cause one bit.” — kata Raja Petra Kamarudin dalam rencananya bertajuk ‘Like a trapped animal (part 4)’

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Not everything is an attack on Malays

Shahrizat Abdul Jalil has so far gotten off very lightly.

“And even this event [departure of Shahrizat from the cabinet] is not an act on the part of anybody; Shahrizat was not sacked, nor did she resign, her status as minister merely becomes legally void when her term as a senator comes to an end on April 8, as under our constitution only a member of parliament or a senator can become a minister.” — Kim Quek, political commentator & author

Continue reading “Not everything is an attack on Malays”

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KFC dust-up and alleged ‘babi’ name-calling

UPDATE 4: This piece of news is being talked about in chat forum(s) in Indonesia, and has hit Singapore – World News item next? — 7.45pm, Feb 9

UPDATE 3: Sample of Malaysiakini readers’ call for boycott of Kentucky Fight Club and this is surely replicated in Facebook, chat forums and elsewhere. So who says a discussion here of the episode is making a mountain out of a molehill?

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PPSMI: Lepas ini kita ajar Perdagangan dalam bahasa Cina ya

Pada 2010, Zhongguo (China) mengalahkan Jepun untuk menduduki tempat kedua di dunia mengikut ukuran saiz ekonomi negara. Berdasarkan harga pasaran semasa, ekonomi nombor satu dunia setakat ini masih Amerika Syarikat.

Namun The Economist dalam lidah pengarangnya bertajuk ‘Becoming number one‘ (24 Sept 2011) menjangka Zhongguo akan berjaya mengatasi prestasi AS menjelang 2016 memandangkan tahap ekonomi tanah besar Cina sekarangpun menjangkau AS.

Continue reading “PPSMI: Lepas ini kita ajar Perdagangan dalam bahasa Cina ya”

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Balu, anak-anak yatim dan cerita parang

Kalian mungkin masih ingat lagi cerita sebilah parang kononnya ditemui polis dalam kereta yang dibawa remaja Aminulrasyid Amzah berusia 14 tahun.

Aminulrasyid ditembak mati polis.

P. Kathir Oli mati ditembak polis pada Sept 15 lepas. Mendiang didakwa telah menggunakan parang untuk menyerang seorang anggota polis. (Baca butir-butir kes di sini.)

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