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Former Malaysian ambassador, Dennis Ignatius, on Zakir Naik: hypocrisy & double standards

Dennis Ignatius is a former Malaysian ambassador. I reproduce his article in Rebuilding Malaysia, because today, it was reported that the controversial preacher, Zakir Naik, had lodged a police report on five Malaysians – Human Resources [...]

2019-08-19T06:00:06+08:00Monday, August 19th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Zakir Naik and the radicalization of Malaysia Baru, warns former Malaysian ambassador Dennis Ignatius

Dennis Ignatius is a former Malaysian ambassador. I reproduce his article in Rebuilding Malaysia, because today, it was reported that the controversial preacher, Zakir Naik, had lodged a police report on five Malaysians – Human Resources [...]

2019-08-18T12:05:04+08:00Sunday, August 18th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

What’s so special about Zakir Naik? asks former ambassador, Dennis Ignatius.

Dennis Ignatius is a former Malaysian ambassador. I reproduce his article in Rebuilding Malaysia, because today, it was reported that the controversial preacher, Zakir Naik, had lodged a police report on five Malaysians – Human Resources [...]

2019-08-17T03:00:16+08:00Saturday, August 17th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

How safe are the lifts in people’s housing projects (PPR)? How many of them are there in Kuala Lumpur? Throughout Malaysia? Are they regularly maintained?

In most cases, lift related accidents are not all that common but those which result in injury and death need serious attention, by the bodies in charge of public safety. Two weeks ago, eight adults [...]

2019-08-15T12:00:42+08:00Thursday, August 15th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Bukit Merah. A photo essay from a concerned citizen’s facebook. The photos and their captions tell a terrifying story of government irresponsibility and greed.

This write-up was found on facebook. I am unable to verify the source, but the person who wrote it has requested that we share his  story.  Those who have knowledge may be able to ascertain [...]

2019-08-14T09:00:03+08:00Wednesday, August 14th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Why did Mahathir backtrack on Lynas and why did he ignore the perils of Bukit Merah, which was his previous spectacular failure, located just outside Ipoh?

On 8 August, during a visit to Japan, Prime minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, said that his government would not shut down Lynas Corp, because the company had already invested RM1 billion in Malaysia. He has [...]

2019-08-13T09:00:49+08:00Tuesday, August 13th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Bomohs (shamans) join the search for missing Nora Quoirin. Does every little help?…Or does the presence of the bomohs make a mockery of the investigation?

In 2014, Raja Bomoh* suddenly appeared at KLIA, a few days after MH370 went missing. People were furious because he attracted a lot of publicity, all for the wrong reasons. His instruments for locating the [...]

2019-08-13T06:00:07+08:00Tuesday, August 13th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Leave the Orang Asli alone. Do NOT try to convert them, grab their land, change their way of life and erase their past, their culture and language.

Why can’t governments leave the Orang Asli alone instead of trying to convert them, control their movements, change their way of life and rob them of their lands? By all means help them such as [...]

2019-08-06T06:00:14+08:00Tuesday, August 6th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Where are these three men? Malaysia’s first Orang Asli MP, Ramli Mohd Nor, OA Senator Bob Manolan and OA Senator Isa Abd Hamid? Are any of you going to demand an apology from the MB of Perak and a retraction of his remarks?

Malaysia’s first OA MP, Ramli Mohd Nor Malaysia’s first Orang Asli MP, Ramli Mohd Nor. Malaysia’s first Orang Asli MP, Ramli Mohd Noor was sworn-in as a member of the Dewan Rakyat last March. The 61- [...]

2019-08-03T09:11:56+08:00Saturday, August 3rd, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

“This is not a cowboy country, we have laws…,” said the Perak MB who ironically ordered the destruction of the Orang Asli anti-logging blockade at Kpg Cunex. So, who’s acting like a cowboy, Mr Perak MB?

How would you feel, if a group of people barged into your garden, trashed it, wrecked your house and damaged the plumbing? Would you sit by and allow it to happen? What if the vegetable [...]

2019-06-02T12:14:01+08:00Sunday, June 2nd, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Why Are Muslims Treating Christians Like Enemies?

Yin wonders why the ulamas do not try harder to unite us instead of carping on our differences. Yin: That would seem to be the case isn’t it? How else do you explain the discriminatory  [...]

2019-06-01T09:02:04+08:00Saturday, June 1st, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Hasanah, the Official Secrets Act (OSA), the CIA and RM50.4 million of public money

Hasanah Abdul Hamid, the former Director-General of the now defunct Malaysian External Intelligence Organisation (MEIO), claimed that she “forgot” to attend her pre-trial case management, on 24 May. She was considered a flight risk and [...]

2019-05-29T09:00:48+08:00Wednesday, May 29th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

A woman’s fury at being divorced, allegedly exposed a department’s rot. If the corruption is bad in this particular Jabatan, how bad is it in the other states?

Three waves of Road Transport Department (RTD) arrests were conducted last April, when 100 people were interrogated, including 75 of the 139 enforcement officers of the Penang RTD. Are we shocked at the large numbers [...]

2019-05-26T18:00:34+08:00Sunday, May 26th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Minister of Defence: Between Najib, Hishammuddin and Mat Sabu, who do you trust?

Whilst campaigning in the Sungei Kandis by-election, in July last year, disgraced Najib Abdul Razak, took pot shots at the Minister of Defence, Mohamad Sabu aka Mat Sabu. He said Mohamad had no standards,  looked like [...]

2019-05-22T12:00:36+08:00Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

P Uthayakumar, the leader of Hindraf 2.0 is wrong! Can’t he see that we want an end to race based parties, policies and election boundaries?

It was both frustrating and disappointing, when P Uthayakumar, the leader of the Hindraf 2.0 party, failed to appreciate the aspirations of the majority of Malaysians, in New Malaysia. Hindraf 2.0 is a splinter group [...]

2019-05-20T09:00:27+08:00Monday, May 20th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |
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