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Malaysia

Sivarasa Cant Speak Tamil, Big Problem?

PETALING JAYA: There are rumblings on the ground about PKR vice-president R. Sivarasa’s inability to speak Tamil – and this may be a liability for the leader in the party elections at the end of the year. Bukit Beruntung/Bukit Sentosa Indian Community Association vice-president N. Nadaraja said the post should be held by a leader who could speak fluently in Tamil. Source : TheStar This news piece reminds me of how “mature” we are politically. So what if he cant…

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Interview : Nurul Izzah

A nice interview by PopTv featuring the Member of Parliament of Lembah Pantai YB Nurul Izzah. I agree that the future of the country has to shift to the young politicians who will determine the long term future of our country. There are a few real promising young politicians, hopefully there are more waiting in the wings to break into the scene.

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Malaysia

Fresh Candidate : Bukit Selambau

Change is the buzz word for the year. While Malaysia is gearing up for 3 by-elections, the candidate that caught the attention for me is PKR’s nomination of ordinary party member S Manikumar. He is a local boy from the town and is a tourism management degree and an MBA from Universiti Utara Malaysia.

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Malaysia

Low Pas-ing Marks

When March 8th happened i was delighted and thought that this is going to be a new dawn for Malaysian and Malaysian politics. I had a lingering doubt..How would PAS fit into this equation with its ideology which favors the Muslims more than the others. How would PAS react towards a more race balanced PKR & DAP’s actions in the future. After the election when the ball got rolling, PAS surprised many with its more open approach and allowing more…

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Malaysia

Same Script Different Outcome

Hindraf has been back in the front line lately with the whole PM’s open house “biadap” episode with police now in the equation to add to their misery. Before i get into how a the same script had 2 different outcome ,let me share a something which i found pretty amusing. K Shanthi , the wife of Hindraf chairperson P Waythamoorthy, Hindraf information chief S Jayathas and Selangor coordinator K Tamilselvam were interrogated today for illegal assembly under Section 27…

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