The Federation of Malaya (Persekutuan Tanah Melayu) agreement was signed on 1 Feb 1948.
Between 1948 and 1950, some 3,120,000 persons became citizens by operation of law. They were:
It MOST CERTAINLY IS “malicious intent” on the part of The Sneaky Sunday Star.
The J-Star reported today: “For what he has done, it was done because he loved the country.”
Hat-tip to Mulan for the lead. — 2.02pm, 18 Sept
The J-Star splashed a big picture of Chin Peng on its front page today with the provocative banner headline ‘Dead but not buried’.
In the inside pages, the headlines were ‘Chin Peng’s last wish to go unfulfilled’ and ‘Chin Peng’s ashes should be allowed home, says Kit Siang’, spanning pages 10, 11, 12, 14 and 24.