Tag Archives: Anwar Ibrahim

What’s more important than Anwar’s PD move?

Anwar Ibrahim’s PD move kicked up quite a storm of protest as critics felt a by-election was forced again to fast-track his path to the premiership. Many felt it was undemocratic to let an elected Member of Parliament step down … Continue reading

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D M — the necessary prime minister

There has been a fair bit of reaction to the announcement that Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is the prime minister-designate in the event the opposition alliance, Pakatan Harapan (PH), wins the next general elections. The mostly negative reaction is from … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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A chance for PKR to show it can rule

The Permatang Pauh PAS (Islamic Party of Malaysia) division has given the Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR — People’s Justice Party) an ultimatum to apologise to PAS over the latter’s stand on PAS’ plan to introduce hudud in the state it … Continue reading

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Can we show some mercy?

Maybe Anwar Ibrahim is guilty, maybe he isn’t. Maybe, the cases against him were politically motivated, maybe they weren’t. Whatever, the esteemed judges of the top Federal Court have made their decisions and the verdict can’t be changed. It is … Continue reading

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