February 2012

  • chua jui meng
23 Feb 2012 - 4:54pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Johor DAP chief Dr Boo Cheng Hau is adamant that his party defends the Bakri parliamentary seat in the next general election. However, his Johor Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) counterpart Datuk Chua Jui Meng insists that the decision of who is the best candidate to contest in parliamentary seat should be...
  • anwar ibrahim palestin
23 Feb 2012 - 2:01pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Anwar Ibrahim’s recent statement in support of Israel’s security has won him some praise in Israel and yet more criticism in Malaysia.   Malaysian blogger Benchmark pointed out in his blog on February 21 that a contributing writer to The Jerusalem Post recently “went to town celebrating the Malaysian opposition leader’...
  • anwar ibrahim palestin
22 Feb 2012 - 7:20pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Pas' powerful Syura Council which took a strong stance against Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's 'protecting the state of Israel' statement appears to be heading towards a collision within the party and Pakatan Rakyat. Council chief Datuk Harun Taib and his deputy Datuk Mahfodz Mohamad who vehemently rejected and...
  • pakatan palestin-israel
22 Feb 2012 - 2:56pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Rakyat has no common stand or policy on Israel, thus each party in the grouping is free to have their own stand on the Zionist regime. Pas' spiritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat had reiterated the party's policy of not recognising Israel but vice-president Salahuddin Ayub told The Mole that there has been no...
  • nik aziz & anwar
22 Feb 2012 - 12:23pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Pas spiritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat today reiterated the party's stance of not recognising Israel, stressing that it is 'haram' (forbidden) to have any form of ties with the state. "Israel has been continuously attacking and killing Palestinians, thus it is haram for us to accept the existence of Israel," Nik Aziz...
  • nik aziz & anwar
21 Feb 2012 - 5:40pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Pas siritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat lashed out today at unnamed quarters he accused of supporting Israel, but has remained silent on the issue of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's recent remarks in the Wall Street Journal in support of Israel. It was reported in that Anwar had met with Nik Aziz and Pas...
  • khalid ibrahim & faekah husin
20 Feb 2012 - 5:32pm
KUALA LUMPUR: The Selangor government has decided not to interfere in the controversies surrounding nine sacked employees by the state’s government sand mining concessionaire Kumpulan Semesta Sdn Bhd (KSSB). Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim's political secretary Faekah Husin said the state government  decided to leave the...
  • Anwar & Tian Chua
20 Feb 2012 - 4:52pm
KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Keadilan Rakyat vice president Tian Chua confirmed Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim did state he supported "all efforts to protect the security of the stte of Israel" but he pointed Anwar also said it would be done if Israel recognises Palestine as a free state.   Tian Chua told The Mole he could not understand why Anwar...
  • Anwar Palestin
20 Feb 2012 - 4:11pm
KUALA LUMPUR: The controversy surrounding remarks Anwar Ibrahim recently made about Israel shows no sign of abating, with one Malaysian blogger saying Anwar’s statement about supporting the security of the state of Israel was clear and cannot be explained away.   In a Wall Street Journal interview in January, Anwar said “I support all efforts...
  • Lim Guan Eng-Chua Soi Lek's Debate
19 Feb 2012 - 7:03pm
KUALA LUMPUR: The much anticipated debate between MCA president Datuk Seri Chua Soi Lek and Penang chief minister Lim Guan Eng proved to be a letdown as it failed to address national issues.   A post stated that the debate was poorly organised and the topic centred only on one ethnic community.   ...