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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia's scandal-hit Najib seeks big win in Borneo state pollswhich maintains autonomy over immigration rights. Nurul Izzah, the daughter of
Malaysia's scandal-hit Najib seeks big win in Borneo state polls
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
which maintains autonomy over immigration rights. Nurul Izzah, the daughter of jailed former deputy prime minister Anwar Ibrahim and a member of his People's Justice Party (PKR), said she was denied entry in Miri. She said the ban on many... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Malaysia’s attorney general faces wrath of fellow lawyers « Demi RakyatShaariibuu, the lover of one of Najib’s closest advisors. When Apandi was a jud
Malaysia’s attorney general faces wrath of fellow lawyers « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted yesterday
Shaariibuu, the lover of one of Najib’s closest advisors. When Apandi was a judge, the jailed former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim applied for him to be dismissed from hearing his case due to his UMNO connections. However, under Malaysia’s... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Najib ally bars opposition campaigners in Sarawak « Demi Rakyat“If anyone were to be barred, it should ­actually be him.” Ms Nurul Izzah is th
Najib ally bars opposition campaigners in Sarawak « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted yesterday
“If anyone were to be barred, it should ­actually be him.” Ms Nurul Izzah is the daughter of former opposition leader ­Anwar Ibrahim, who is serving a five-year sentence for sodomy. In the last national election, in 2013, opposition parties... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Zunar receives 2016 Cartooning for Peace Award « Demi Rakyatnine sedition charges and up to 43 years in jail for his critical comments over
Zunar receives 2016 Cartooning for Peace Award « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted yesterday
nine sedition charges and up to 43 years in jail for his critical comments over the jailing of then opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim in February last year. Apart from this latest award, Zunar was the recipient of the Human Rights Watch... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Malaysian cartoonist Zunar awarded Cartooning for Peace Prizecounts of seditious speech for a series of tweets posted in 2015 criticizing th
Malaysian cartoonist Zunar awarded Cartooning for Peace Prize
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
counts of seditious speech for a series of tweets posted in 2015 criticizing the jailing of Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim on sodomy charges. Zunar, 53, could be imprisoned for up to 43 years if a court finds him guilty. Previously,... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Through The Looking Glass - Into The World Of Najib Razak COMMENTthe 90 year old Dr Mahathir behind bars, for having dared point out his grand t
Through The Looking Glass - Into The World Of Najib Razak COMMENT
Sarawak Report / Posted 6 days ago
the 90 year old Dr Mahathir behind bars, for having dared point out his grand theft from 1MDB? The opposition leader, Anwar Ibrahim, has already been trapped in jail for over a year, for the sin of being far too effective an opponent for Mr... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Mahathir Mohamad, The Dictator Who Won't Go Awaya leader who dismissed all outside criticism of his own abuses and wrongdoings.
Mahathir Mohamad, The Dictator Who Won't Go Away
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
a leader who dismissed all outside criticism of his own abuses and wrongdoings. When Mahathir's deputy and finance minister Anwar Ibrahim was forced out of power and convicted of sodomy and corruption in 2000, the premier took to the airwaves to... Read more
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The Star
Syariah Appeals Court dismisses bid to strike out Anwar's qazaf caseKUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has succeeded in maintaining his qazaf (
Syariah Appeals Court dismisses bid to strike out Anwar's qazaf case
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has succeeded in maintaining his qazaf (making false allegations) case at the Syariah Appeals Court. The three-man panel, chaired by Syariah Appeals Court judge Justice Dr Md Yusup Che Teh, unanimously... Read more
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The Star
Anwar, Utusan Melayu seek to settle suitKUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Utusan Melayu (M) Bhd are trying to
Anwar, Utusan Melayu seek to settle suit
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Utusan Melayu (M) Bhd are trying to settle his civil suit against it. Anwar's suit against Utusan Melayu and Sistem Televisyen Malaysia Bhd (TV3) is set to go for a full trial for allegedly linking him to... Read more
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The Star
Anwar missing from PKR manifestoKUCHING: PKR unveiled its five key promises with an 18-point roadmap, with Datu
Anwar missing from PKR manifesto
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
KUCHING: PKR unveiled its five key promises with an 18-point roadmap, with Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim conspicuously missing from the state election manifesto. Instead, in its booklet, it featured former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?expert in Southeast Asian politics at the School of Oriental and African Studie
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
expert in Southeast Asian politics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London. Even opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, whom Mahathir jailed in 1998, has offered support for the alliance. Zaid Ibrahim, a former law minister and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?expert in Southeast Asian politics at the School of Oriental and African Studie
Is Malaysia's single-party state starting to crack?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
expert in Southeast Asian politics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London. Even opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, whom Mahathir jailed in 1998, has offered support for the alliance. Zaid Ibrahim, a former law minister and... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Belum terlambat runding pertembungan calon di S’wak « Demi RakyatMalaysiakini- Kow Wah Chie (26 April 2016) Bekas ketua pembangkang, Datuk Seri
Belum terlambat runding pertembungan calon di S’wak « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 9 days ago
Malaysiakini- Kow Wah Chie (26 April 2016) Bekas ketua pembangkang, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim berkata ia belum terlambat untuk PKR dan DAP berunding mengenai pertembungan calon kedua parti itu dalam pilihan raya negeri Sarawak. Dalam perkembangan... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Not too late to have straight fights with BN’(PH) and Barisan Nasional (BN) in the Sarawak state election. Mansor, in notin
‘Not too late to have straight fights with BN’
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
(PH) and Barisan Nasional (BN) in the Sarawak state election. Mansor, in noting that PKR de-facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has called on DAP and PKR not to give up on negotiating, said the PH coalition partners still had a chance... Read more
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The Star
PKR and DAP collectively failed, admits Mansor Othmanconsider any amicable resolution to avoid a three-corner fight," said Mansor.
PKR and DAP collectively failed, admits Mansor Othman
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
consider any amicable resolution to avoid a three-corner fight," said Mansor. He added that PKR de-facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has called on DAP and PKR to not give up on negotiating. "We still have a chance before election day to fulfil... Read more
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The Star
Court cannot review granting of royal pardonwas submitting in raising a preliminary objection against the application for l
Court cannot review granting of royal pardon
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
was submitting in raising a preliminary objection against the application for leave by former Opposition leaders Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. Anwar filed his application at a High Court for leave to initiate a judicial review proceedings to compel the... Read more
10d
The Star
MCA man: Police report not politically motivatedviolating the Act in his Feb 10 article in Kwong Wah Yit Poh expressing his vie
MCA man: Police report not politically motivated
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
violating the Act in his Feb 10 article in Kwong Wah Yit Poh expressing his views on the sodomy conviction of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. The Penang DAP assistant publicity secretary was charged with having stated in his article titled... Read more
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The Star
MCA's Ti to DAP: Ask Dr M of his 'past actions'Ti said in a statement on Friday. He said the same questions should be asked t
MCA's Ti to DAP: Ask Dr M of his 'past actions'
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
Ti said in a statement on Friday. He said the same questions should be asked to former Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who also brought about many policy changes and amendments to the Constitution that DAP was up in arms... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Malaysian police investigate sedition charges against outspoken journalistcoalition of political odd fellows that includes former prime minister Mahathir
Malaysian police investigate sedition charges against outspoken journalist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
coalition of political odd fellows that includes former prime minister Mahathir Mohamed and jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim. The activist and writer believes the Prime Minister is trying to slow the momentum of the petition after... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Remembering Karpal – the people’s lawyer « Demi Rakyataccept payment or legal fees. This was especially such when a client had been a
Remembering Karpal – the people’s lawyer « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 17 days ago
accept payment or legal fees. This was especially such when a client had been a victim of manifest injustice. As he said to Anwar Ibrahim when the family attempted to pay him for his legal services rendered: “How could I accept payment from you,... Read more
21d
The Star
Nurul Izzah: Dictators should not determine the futureto Dr Mahathir who, in a recent interview with The Australian, that her father,
Nurul Izzah: Dictators should not determine the future
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
to Dr Mahathir who, in a recent interview with The Australian, that her father, jailed opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was "too old" to be the next prime minister. "To me, the issue is irrelevant because we do not want a former... Read more
22d
The Star
Surendran fails to get sedition case referred to Federal Courtthe offence at the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya in his capacity as counsel fo
Surendran fails to get sedition case referred to Federal Court
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
the offence at the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya in his capacity as counsel for jailed opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. Surendran is accused of committing sedition by saying that the Sodomy 2 proceedings against Anwar were "an... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
A losing effort by a strongman: Washington Post opinion « Demi Rakyathim. At least 15 people have been charged under the sedition law, which Najib o
A losing effort by a strongman: Washington Post opinion « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 22 days ago
him. At least 15 people have been charged under the sedition law, which Najib once promised to repeal; opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has been imprisoned for more than a year on trumped-up sodomy charges. The government has blocked news... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Malaysian PM Najib Razak's former bodyguard Sirul Azhar Umar recants allegationssocial welfare and medical benefits. Meanwhile, concerns are growing in Malays
Malaysian PM Najib Razak's former bodyguard Sirul Azhar Umar recants allegations
Kiama Independent / Posted 23 days ago
social welfare and medical benefits. Meanwhile, concerns are growing in Malaysia about the health of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, who is serving a five-year jail sentence on sodomy charges that are widely seen as politically... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
EC has not denied Anwar his right to vote, says SFCAnwar his right to vote, says SFC Kuala Lumpur: The Election Commission did no
EC has not denied Anwar his right to vote, says SFC
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 23 days ago
Anwar his right to vote, says SFC Kuala Lumpur: The Election Commission did not deny former opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim his right to vote in the Permatang Pauh parliamentary constituency, said senior federal counsel Datuk Amarjeet... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘EC has not denied Anwar his right to vote’KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission did not deny former opposition leader Dat
‘EC has not denied Anwar his right to vote’
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission did not deny former opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim his right to vote in the Permatang Pauh parliamentary constituency, said senior federal counsel Datuk Amarjeet Singh. “Anwar’s name is still... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Not difficult representing myself: Anwar Ibrahim « Demi RakyatBy Sumisha Naidu, Malaysia Correspondent, Channel NewsAsia (12 April 2016) KUA
Not difficult representing myself: Anwar Ibrahim « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 23 days ago
By Sumisha Naidu, Malaysia Correspondent, Channel NewsAsia (12 April 2016) KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s jailed Anwar Ibrahim said it is not difficult representing himself, as his bid to challenge a decision not to grant him a royal pardon hit more... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Not difficult representing myself: Anwar IbrahimKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's jailed Anwar Ibrahim said it is not difficult represen
Not difficult representing myself: Anwar Ibrahim
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's jailed Anwar Ibrahim said it is not difficult representing himself, as his bid to challenge a decision not to grant him a royal pardon hit more delays on Tuesday (Apr 12). The former opposition leader is serving out a... Read more
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The Star
Anwar seeks court action over voting rightsKUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission (EC) does not deny that Datuk Seri Anwar
Anwar seeks court action over voting rights
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission (EC) does not deny that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is a voter of the Permatang Pauh parliamentary constituency, said Senior Federal Counsel (SFC) Datuk Amarjeet Singh. SFC Amarjeet says Anwar's name is still... Read more
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The Star
Anwar having difficulties in preparing case, court toldKUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is still having difficulty in getting ac
Anwar having difficulties in preparing case, court told
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is still having difficulty in getting access to legal documents to prepare his case seeking a royal pardon, according to lawyer Latheefa Koya. Anwar has filed his application at a High Court for leave to... Read more
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Aliran Online
CIJ: Loyalty to politicians gets the media nowhereof the mainstream television stations and newspapers. When former deputy prime
CIJ: Loyalty to politicians gets the media nowhere
Aliran Online / Posted 28 days ago
of the mainstream television stations and newspapers. When former deputy prime minister and now opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim was sacked by Mahathir, the latter moved fast to replace Anwar’s men in the media. Changes in media leadership... Read more
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The Star
Rafizi's 'handcuff' video goes viralcrime category) to court,” he said. However, a PKR lawyer said there is no suc
Rafizi's 'handcuff' video goes viral
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
crime category) to court,” he said. However, a PKR lawyer said there is no such procedure, pointing to how Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is never handcuffed in all his court appearance and is free to wave to his supporters. Meanwhile Opposition... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Anwar not a political prisoner — Wisma PutraKUALA LUMPUR: The Foreign Ministry (Wisma Putra) has stressed that there is no
Anwar not a political prisoner — Wisma Putra
The Borneo Post / Posted 30 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Foreign Ministry (Wisma Putra) has stressed that there is no basis to define Anwar Ibrahim as a political prisoner as alleged by certain quarters. The ministry in a written reply at the Dewan Rakyat said the arrest of the former... Read more
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Aliran Online
Najib Razak, dari demokrat ke diktator?Najib sebagai pemimpin yang paling popular di Malaysia, malah lebih popular dar
Najib Razak, dari demokrat ke diktator?
Aliran Online / Posted 30 days ago
Najib sebagai pemimpin yang paling popular di Malaysia, malah lebih popular dari partinya (Umno/BN) dan pencabar utamanya Anwar Ibrahim. Najib dalam tempoh ini berjaya mencipta feel good factor di kalangan masyarakat, sehinggakan ramai melihat... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
ASEAN’s elites « Demi Rakyatdown with the 1997 Asian financial crisis, when a coalition of political partie
ASEAN’s elites « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted a month ago
down with the 1997 Asian financial crisis, when a coalition of political parties was forged by former Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim—who was subsequently jailed on contrived sodomy charges—to challenge the UMNO’s authority. With Prime Minister... Read more
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The Borneo Post
A-G objects to Anwar’s application for judicial review on decision by Pardons BoardKUALA LUMPUR: The Attorney-General’s Chambers has objected to an application by
A-G objects to Anwar’s application for judicial review on decision by Pardons Board
The Borneo Post / Posted a month ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Attorney-General’s Chambers has objected to an application by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his family to seek leave for judicial review on the decision by the Pardons Board to reject clemency petition in connection with his sodomy... Read more
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The Star
Anwar, family seek review over decision of Pardons BoardKUALA LUMPUR: In an unexpected move, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pix) and his fam
Anwar, family seek review over decision of Pardons Board
The Star / Posted a month ago
KUALA LUMPUR: In an unexpected move, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pix) and his family members want the Federal Court to decide if the decision of the Pardons Board not to grant a royal pardon can be challenged in court over the former opposition... Read more
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New Kerala
Thousands rally against Malaysia's Goods and Services Tax - newkerala.com #44057levied on most transactions in the production process. Protesters also called
Thousands rally against Malaysia's Goods and Services Tax - newkerala.com #44057
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
levied on most transactions in the production process. Protesters also called for the release of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim and the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak, who has come under fire over allegations of corruption... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sarawak's legislative assembly to be dissolved, state elections expectedin Sarawak. Its previous incarnation, Pakatan Rakyat, collapsed after infightin
Sarawak's legislative assembly to be dissolved, state elections expected
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
in Sarawak. Its previous incarnation, Pakatan Rakyat, collapsed after infighting and without the leadership of the jailed Anwar Ibrahim. Electoral reform group Bersih 2.0 feels Barisan Nasional may have a greater chance of winning as well, due to... Read more

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