Headlines : Lks News   Page 1    
18/06 1:49 pm Thanks to old-guards like Annuar Musa, UMNO made history with 30% of UMNO ..

My attention has been drawn to the headings in the UMNO printed media, namely Utusan Malaysia, New Straits Times and Berita Harian, today to news reports of the statement by UMNO Information Chief, Tan Sri Annuar Musa, viz: Kit Siang jangan masuk campur (Utusan Malaysia). Keep your mouth shut, Annuar tells Kit Siang (New []

18/06 10:33 am Will UMNO General Assembly apologise to DAP for its six-year ordeal when ..

I am giving a serious warning to UMNO leaders, aspirants and propagandists that they will be exposed if they continue to spread lies, fake news and false information about the DAP as they have done in previous UMNO General Assemblies and during the 14th General Election which saw UMNOs fall from grace as the invincible []

17/06 3:56 pm Peoples Court in 14GE have found Najib guilty of 1MDB kleptocratic scandal ..

Recently, I came across a statement by the 250-NGO Filipino multi-sectoral, non-sectarian and pluralist economic development coalition, the Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) describing Ferdinand Marcos (1965 1986) as the worst kleptocratic President in Philippines history. It said that Marcos institutionalised corruption on such a scale that Filipinos continue to feel its effects today. []

17/06 9:28 am Who in UMNO are going to bell the cat of Najibs 1MDB and toxic politics ..

My statement yesterday asking who will be the first UMNO leader who dare to speak up what is in the minds of all Malaysians, in fact all patriotic UMNO members, that Datuk Seri Najib Razak must be expelled from UMNO/BN if UMNO/BN is to be exorcised of its two toxic Najib legacies, firstly, turning Malaysia []

16/06 9:09 am A New Malaysia

Bernama reported last June that about 75,000 people thronged the Hari Raya Aidilfitri Open House of the Prime Minister and his Cabinet members. Yesterday, Bernama reported that some 80,000 people thronged the Hari Raya Aidilfitri of the new Prime Minister, Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad and his Cabinet at Sri Perdana in Putrajaya. I was there []

14/06 4:05 pm Hope, joy and pride that Malaysia has a second chance to fulfill the ..

All Malaysians welcome with hope, joy and pride the first Hari Raya Aidifitri after the historic and watershed 14th General Election on May 9, 2018. Malaysians are rightfully proud that they can now stand tall in the world after effecting a peaceful and democratic transition of power, an affirmation of democracy as a system of []

13/06 5:00 pm Beware! Those responsible for sending Malaysia into the trajectory of a ..

It is timely to sound this warning. Beware! Those responsible for sending Malaysia into the trajectory of a kakistocracy and a rogue and kleptocratic state are trying to make a political comeback starting with the UMNO party elections this month. In this political comeback, Datuk Seri Najib Razak will be back atop the UMNO pile, []

13/06 8:19 am What an irony! Will Utusan Malaysia agree that it should be charged in ..

Today, the UMNO mouthpiece Utusan Malaysia carried the front-page headline Akta Hasutan perlu dikekalkan MASIH RELEVAN quoting two former Inspector-Generals of Police, Tun Hanif Omar and Tan Sri Musa Hassan who want the Sedition Act to be continued, not to curb freedom of speech but to avoid tensions and feelings of ill will between []

12/06 5:17 pm Hadis greatest failure unable to be kingmaker to prop up Najib as ..

The greatest loser in the political bombshell today the dissolution of Sarawak Barisan Nasional and the formation of the four Sarawak political parties, PBB, SUPP, PRS and PDP, into a new state-based alliance called Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) is none other than the PAS President, Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang. This is the []

12/06 12:51 am Utusan Malaysias claim that Malays are already regretting voting against ..

Today, the Malaysian Insight reported that two think-tanks have debunked the Utusan Malaysia claim on Sunday that Malays are already regretting voting against UMNO and that Malay-Muslims have soured towards the new Pakatan Harapan adminsitration of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad. Political analyst Hisomuddin Bakar of Ilham Centre said the regret was only among UMNO members []

11/06 1:43 pm DAP MPs will contribute over RM210,000 to Tabung Harapan Malaysia will ..

The 42 DAP MPs will contribute over RM210,000 to Tabung Harapan Malaysia with MPs donating RM5,000 each while some DAP MPs donating more to help in the national crisis with a trillion-ringgit national debt. The Tabung Harapan Malaysia has captured the imagination not only of Malaysians but of the world a significant manifestation []

11/06 9:13 am UMNO/BN parties, leaders and individuals must publicly own up and donate ..

The Sarawak Report website, whose access was blocked by the Najib government for 34 months from July 2 , alleged in an article in August 2 that the UMNO/Barisan Nasional Back Benchers Club Chairman, Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samd received RM1 million and Deputy Finance Minister, Ahmad Maslan, received RM2 million from 1MDB from the then []

10/06 3:35 pm Bung Moktars tips will make UMNO an eternal opposition, never to return to ..

I am tickled no end by the tips given by UMNO Supreme Council member Bung Karno Radin on how to be an effective opposition. He said Umno should adopt the mindset and modus operandi of Pakatan Harapan when the latter was still the federal opposition, walloping and throwing apparent allegations around with no fear of []

10/06 10:08 am Mahathir and Anwar are changed men, dont expect a repeat of 1998, says Kit ..

The Malaysian Insight Interview 2 10.6.2018 BOTH men are ambitious and both carry scars of past battles. Both are surrounded by impatient and suspicious supporters. The last time one of them was the prime minister and the other the prime minister-in-waiting, it ended in the nastiest scrap in Malaysian political history. Critics believe it will []

10/06 9:55 am Time to dream big, Kit Siang tells Malaysians TMI

The Malaysian Insight Interview 10.6.2018 LIM Kit Siang does not want Malaysians to manage their expectations. He does not want them to think in terms of small changes and piecemeal improvement in governance or to be limited by communal sentiments. Malaysians can dare to dream again and dream big. Many had given up []

9/06 7:26 pm A month of strange politicking in Malaysia

While Malaysians breathe a new air of freedom and re-birth on May 9, 2018, taking tentative steps in the making of a New Malaysia, it was also a month of strange politicking by certain political forces whether of the previous incumbency or those who had hoped to be kingmaker to prop up the previous incumbents. []

8/06 12:51 am Md Raus Sharif and Zulkefli Ahmad Makinudin should gracefully resign as ..

Tan Sri Md Raus Sharif and Tan Sri Zulkefli Ahmad Makinuddin should gracefully resign as Chief Justice and Court of Appeal President respectively to bring the constituional crisis over the two top judicial posts to an end. When Raus was controversailly re-appointed as Chief Justice, he said his reappointment as Chief Justice was unprecedented but []

7/06 12:41 am With top UMNO leaders in deep denial, refusing to admit to the national ..

With top UMNO leaders in deep denial, refusing to admit to the national infamy of a global kleptocracy and kakistocracy which they had brought to Malaysia before the 14th General Election, and continuing with the politics of lies and fear by falsely blaming the new Pakatan Harapan government of practising the politics of hate, it []

6/06 8:30 pm Malaysians must never again allow corruption to permeate all levels in the ..

The Chairman of the Council of Elders, Tun Daim Zainuddin, said in an interview two days ago: Corruption has permeated all levels in the government. We are now at a crossroad. Our only way forward is to cleanse the system and get rid of this malady that is afflicting this nation. In order to do []

5/06 9:03 am Khairys post-14GE mea culpa that 1MDB scandal was the cause of UMNO/BNs ..

UMNO Youth leader Khairy Jamaluddins mea culpa in the South China Morning Post that the 1MDB scandal was the cause of UMNO/BNs catastrophic downfall in the 14th General Election is too little and too late. It however validated the indictments and condemnations that I had made of the various national leaders and institutions both in []

4/06 2:42 pm Apandis refusal to resign honourably and with dignity has highlighted the ..

The refusal of Tan Sri Mohamad Apandi Ali in the past month to resign honourably and with dignity as Attorney-General has highlighted the refusal of other UMNO/Barisan Nasional political appointees to resign honourably and with dignity their political appointments although there a change of Federal government for the first time in the nations history. It []

3/06 11:51 pm Apandis refusal to resign as Attorney-General setting bad example to other ..

The refusal of Tan Sri Mohamad Apandi Ali to submit an honourable and dignified resignation as Attorney-General despite the watershed and historic political change in the 14th General Election on May 9, 2018 with the first democratic and peaceful transition of power in Malaysia has set the worst possible example to all UMNO/BN political appointees. []

3/06 11:11 am Rafidahs advocacy of ketuanan Malaysia as a more inclusive concept for all ..

Former Wanita UMNO Tan Sri Rafidah Azizs advocacy of ketuanan Malaysia as a more inclusive concept for all Malaysians should be welcomed by Malaysians to want Malaysia to fulfill her destiny as a beacon of light in a disturbed and distracted world. These were the founding ideals when our nation achieved Merdeka in 1957 and []

2/06 12:35 am Tunku Abdul Rahmans behest to all Malaysians 61 years ago to create a new ..

Malaysia was reborn on 9th May 2018. History was made on that day, but the rebirth of Malaysia is only at the beginning. There is a formidable catalogue of work that must be done to ensure that a New Malaysia is born, that we continue to make history and do not become history! During the []

2/06 8:12 am Apandi will be assured of a place in the 1MDB rogues gallery with Najib, ..

Tan Sri Mohamad Apandi Ali will be assured of a place in the 1MDB rogues gallery with Najib Razak, Jho Low and Arul Kanda if he continues to defy national and international opinion and refuses to resign as Attorney-General. When the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) on June 15, 2017 filed additional civil forfeiture []

1/06 6:01 pm Something very wrong with constitutional check-and balance when ..

Something is very wrong with the constitutional check-and-balance system when the Attorney-General can hold the country to hostage refusing to resign when there is a change of government and when he enjoys zero public confidence. This is why New Malaysia is entering the fourth week without one of the most important officials the Attorney-General []

31/05 6:35 pm Malaysians are entitled to know how many of the heads of tens of thousands ..

The Transport Minister, Anthony Loke shocked Malaysians with his revelation that the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mycom) executive chairman Abdullah Ahmad earns a monthly salary of RM85,000, which is more than four times the basic salary of the Prime Minister. Malaysians are entltled to know how many of the heads of the tens of thousands of []

31/05 8:09 am New Malaysia needs a National Integrity Plan which will transform Malaysia ..

New Malaysia needs a National Integrity Plan which will transform Malaysia from a global kleptocracy into a leading nation of integrity within 10 years. This National Integrity Plan for a New Malaysia should be debated and adopted by Parliament. We should see results in the National Integrity Plan for a New Malaysia hopefully in the []

30/05 3:28 pm Is Apandi Ali going to create dubious history by denying Malaysia with an ..

I said two days ago that Tan Sri Mohamad Apandi Ali must be prepared to face the sack if he continues to stall from resigning honourably and with dignity as Attorney-General. Is Apandi Ali going to create dubious history by denying Malaysia with an Attorney-General for more than a moth in a most crucial period []

30/05 2:27 pm The desperado politics of fear, hate, lies, race and religion of UMNO/BN ..

The desperado politics of fear, hate, lies, race and religion of UMNO/BN in the 14th General Election is the culmination of years of indoctrination of racism, bigotry, intolerance and extremism by the National Civics Bureau (BTN) and why BTN has no place in a New Malaysia. It is no exaggeration to say that never before []

29/05 4:16 pm New Malaysia must not only purge the epithet of global kleptocracy but we ..

Malaysia was reborn on 9th May 2018. History was not only made on that day, the Pakatan Harapan PACAs (Polling Agent/Counting Agent) volunteers throughout the country became history-makers. But work for the rebirth of Malaysia is not done, but only at the beginning. I invite the some 100,000 PACA volunteers who helped make history on []

29/05 10:49 am Najib is right for first time for a long while it will not only not ..

Former Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak said he does not see any benefit in engaging in a public discourse on the 1MDB and that he had been advised that it would be inappropriate to respond to Finance Minister Lim Guan Engs questions regarding 1MDB. Najib is right for the first time for a long []

28/05 4:27 pm Apandi must be prepared to face the sack if he continues to stall from ..

Tan Sri Mohamad Apandi Ali must be prepared to face the sack if he continues to stall from resigning honourably and with dignity as Attorney-General. It is coming to three weeks since the watershed development of May 9, 2018 and his refusal to resign as Attorney-General is nothing but a most untenable, unseemly and even []

27/05 1:06 pm Let UMNO Supreme Council hold an emergency meeting to decide whether it is ..

Three days have passed and the top UMNO leadership led by Acting UMNO President Datuk Seri Zahid Hamidi and Acting UMNO Deputy President Datuk Seri Hishamuddin Hussein have yet to confirm or deny that UMNO is officially laying claim to the assets seized by the police from the Pavilion Residences i.e. 72 bags out of []

26/05 2:30 pm Pakatan Harapan leaders, who made history on May 9, must ensure that ..

I congratulate the DAP Ministers, Chief Minister, State Executive Councillors and State Ministers for they were all history makers in the political earthquake of May 9, 2018 to achieve a Malaysian Dream which generations of Malaysians had not thought possible to see come true in their lifetime. Now the hard work has started, for the []

26/05 2:14 pm Why none of the leaders of MCA, Gerakan, MIC or the other BN component ..

One question which Malaysians are asking all over the country is why none of the leaders of MCA, Gerakan, MIC or the other Barisan Nasional component parties dare to claim that the RM114 million in 26 currencies seized by the Police from the Pavilion Residences are Barisan Nasional assets and not just UMNO assets? This []

25/05 2:45 pm How much is UMNO claiming from the multi-million ringgit items seized by ..

UMNO is seeking the return of funds which the police have seized, on the ground that they were being transferred to the new UMNO leadership following Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razaks resignation as UMNO President. This is most intriguing, Does UMNO know how much it is claiming from the items seized by the police from []

25/05 1:54 pm Zahid, you are wrong. You are not starting off as a good Opposition Leader ..

Let me tell the UMNO Acting UMNO President, Datuk Seri Zahid Hamidi You are wrong. You are not starting off as a good Opposition Leader and must learn to be constructive and honest! Zahid said on Tuesday that he believed that Barisan Nasional would be able to make a comeback against a government that []

25/05 11:28 am Fresh Perlis state assembly election is one option to resolve the Perlis ..

Fresh Perlis state assembly election is one option to resolve the two-week-long Perlis constitutional crisis which cropped up after the May 9 general election. Barisan Nasional won 10 out of 15 state assembly seats in Perlis constituting two-thirds assembly majority, but a fresh Perlis state general election is likely to see a change of government []

24/05 1:44 pm The 33.9% of the popular vote for UMNO/BN and 16.6% of popular vote for ..

At the DAP breaking-of-fast in Kuala Lumpur yesterday, I was glad to meet for the first time after the 14th General Election some of the DAP Malay Members of Parliament and State Assembly representatives, including Member of Parliament for Raub, Tengku Zulpuri Shah bin Raja Puji; Selangor State Assemblyman for Dusun Tua, Edry Faizal Eddy []



News Buzz    



1MDB Scandal Turns Funds Cool on Malaysia - Bloomberg - Bloomberg
Bloomberg 1MDB Scandal Turns Funds Cool on Malaysia Bloomberg ... 3 percent of gross domestic product, Wee said. Rating agencies are likely to downgrade Malaysia sooner rather than later if its fiscal health deteriorates significantly due to liabilities arising from 1MDB , Brown Brothers ..[GC - Google Cache]
News Maker    



Warisan files election petitions to challenge GE14 .. - FMT
Free Malaysia Today Warisan files election petitions to challenge GE14 results Free Malaysia Today We are confident with the evidence we have, he said, adding that today was the last day to file the election petitions. Yesterday, Warisan president Shafie Apdal said he had given the party's ..
World    



At least three dead, dozens injured, after strong .. - Straitstimes
New York Times At least three dead, dozens injured, after strong earthquake hits Osaka in western Japan The Straits Times Water flows out from cracks in a road damaged by an earthquake in Takatsuki, Osaka, on June 18, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS. Train guide electric boards tilt following an earthquake ..
Business    



Japan Paces Asia Stocks Drop on Trade; Oil Falls: .. - Bloomberg
Bloomberg Japan Paces Asia Stocks Drop on Trade; Oil Falls: Markets Wrap Bloomberg Japan's stocks led Asian declines amid investor concern the exchange of threats between China and the U.S. is the precursor of a full-blown trade war. Oil dropped, while the dollar edged higher as Treasury yields ..[GC - Google Cache]
Tech    



Asus Zenfone Ares launched with 8GB RAM, AR, VR .. - Moneycontrol
Moneycontrol.com Asus Zenfone Ares launched with 8GB RAM, AR, VR capabilities: Price and specs Moneycontrol.com Asus has unveiled the all-new Zenfone Ares in Taiwan. The phone features advanced augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) capabilities and has specifications akin to Asus ZenFone ..
Tech Hack    



Liberty systems breached in hack - BusinessTech - Businesstech
BusinessTech Liberty systems breached in hack BusinessTech Since becoming aware we have taken immediate steps to secure our computer systems and are investigating the incident . We are giving this matter the highest priority and will keep you informed as appropriate. According to the group, ..
Ads