Get policies right to win Malay vote, analysts tell Anwar

ANWAR Ibrahim must get his policies right to win over Malay voters who had backed Perikatan Nasional (PN) in the last general elections, analysts said. The experts told The Malaysian Insight what was missing was major policy changes to improve Malay economic empowerment that can swing back Malay support, especially in time for the state […]

A parliament of clowns

Commentary by Mustafa K Anuar  FOLLY among the lawmakers usually foists itself on the august Dewan Rakyat at the expense of the electorate who generally prefer cleverness and civilised behaviour from political representatives. 

Kota Melaka rep asks for Malacca cruise terminal EIA report

THE developers of the Melaka International Cruise Terminal (MICT) must comply with requirements, including an environmental impact assessment (EIA) report, before the project is given the green light, Kota Melaka lawmaker Khoo Poay Tiong said. Khoo said he was unsure if the EIA had been completed.

Leonardo DiCaprio testifies in Jho Low-linked graft trial 

LEONARDO DiCaprio was in Washington yesterday – not to press lawmakers on his environmental causes or to film another blockbuster hit, but rather to testify in a political corruption trial featuring a 90s hip-hop star and a disgraced Malaysian financier. Pras Michel, a member of the US musical trio The Fugees, is facing charges for […]

Charged with illegal money-lending

KUALA PILAH: A 52-year-old man claimed trial in the Sessions Court here to a charge of running a money-lending business without a valid licence. Read full story