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Anwar’s lawyers fight Saiful’s attempt to use sodomy conviction in defamation suit

A supporter of Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan outside the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya in February, when the Federal Court ruled that the Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim had sodomised his former personal aide. 476 more words

News

PKR wins in Permatang Pauh but it still has to prove itself

Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) has won the Permatang Pauh parliamentary seat which shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone because this is an Anwar stronghold. The seat fell vacant when PKR adviser Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who won the seat in the 2013 general election, was disqualified when he was jailed for sodomy. 553 more words

The Bride

PKR Lily Wan Azizah wins Permatang Pauh but with reduced majority

May 8, 2015

Phnom Penh by The Mekong

PKR Lily Wan Azizah wins Permatang Pauh but with reduced majority

by Sheridan Mahavera and Looi Sue-Chern… 794 more words

Politics

A Tale For My Future Grandkids

Once upon a time, in a kingdom not so far from Fa Fa Land, there was an enchanted castle. Many ugly creatures lived in the castle – including a few baboons and donkeys. 756 more words

Fa Abdul

Nick Xenophon: "Clearly someone high up in the Malaysian government doesn't want me here"

On this day in 2012, the Malaysian daily New Straits Times issued a hasty clarification: “We hereby retract all the statements contained in the article against Mr Xenophon and unreservedly and unconditionally apologise to him for any distress or embarrassment caused by the article.” It was an unedifying end to a week in which the South Australian senator had been teargassed, accused of insulting Islam and subjected to death threats. 1,512 more words

Malaysia

Fortifying Authoritarian Rule in Malaysia

May 3, 2015

Phnom Penh by The Mekong

Fortifying Authoritarian Rule in Malaysia

by Amanda Whiting

http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/2015/04/20/fortifying-authoritarian-rule-in-malaysia/

Weak Prime Minister and the Original Autocrat

The current session of the Lower House ( 1,114 more words

Governance